Bestsellers

Hardcover Fiction

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A son in his late 20s writes a letter to his mother who cannot read, unearthing a family’s history rooted in Vietnam.
(Penguin Press: $26)
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A brother’s and sister’s lives are changed when a stepmother enters their family.
(Harper: $27.99)
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A young woman living on her own becomes a murder suspect.
(G.P. Putnam's Sons: $26)
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A young black babysitter her well-intentioned employer, and a connection that threatens to undo them both.
(G.P. Putnam's Sons: $26)
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A High School debate In 1990s Kansas explains the present.
(FSG: $27)
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A high school star athlete and a loner connect while attending Trinity College in Dublin.
(Hogarth: $26)
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The parallel stories of a young inventor and his clairvoyant dog in 1913 and 1993 both drawn to the Colorado street "Suicide," bridge in Pasadena.
(Rare Bird Books: $27)
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A gifted young man with a mysterious powers becomes part of a war between slavers and the enslaved.
(One World: $28)
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In this sequel to Call Me by Your Name, Elios' divorced father visits his accomplished pianist son in Paris.
(Farrar, Straus and Giroux: $27)
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The attentions of a charismatic teacher interrupts the first love between high school students.
(Holt: $27)
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A woman takes a job as a governess only to learn the 10-year-old twins burst into flames when they get angry or agitated.
(Ecco: $26.99)
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An unexpected inheritance in the Heffley family isn’t all it’s cracked up to be.
(Harry N. Abrams: $14.99)
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An alien scientist makes a shocking discovery and eight other short sci-fi stories.
(Knopf: $25.95)
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A young woman raised without schooling by survivalists describes her path to Cambridge University.
(Random House: $28)
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Petey the Cat is out of jail while Li'l Petey struggles to find good in the world.
(Graphix : $12.99)
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This sequel follows Olive Kitteridge from her 70s into her 80s.
(Random House: $27)
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Alex Cross and his partner witness the execution of a killer they helped convict.
(Little, Brown: $29)
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Harry Bosch’s first mentor dies leaving behind a murder book from a cold case 30 years ago.
(Little, Brown: $29)
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A famous painter stops speaking after shooting her husband.
(Celadon: $13.49)
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Hardcover Nonfiction

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Examples of miscommunication explain potential conflicts and misunderstandings.
(Little, Brown: $30)
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Essays on self-deception.
(Random House: $27)
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A memoir about family and growing up in New Orleans East.
(Grove Press: $26)
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The bond between a cat and the ones they love.
(Compendium: $10.95)
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A young woman raised without schooling by survivalists describes her path to Cambridge University.
(Random House: $28)
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A collection of personal essays from the actress and comedian.
(Little, Brown: $27)
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The Pulitzer Prize-winning historian rediscovers the settling of the Northwest Territory through five pioneers.
(Simon & Schuster: $30)
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A definitive history of Hollywood's most iconic, storied, and scandalous hotel.
(Doubleday: $28.95)
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The Pulitzer Prize-winning reporter shares his account of how a network of powerful men conspired to silence women.
(Little, Brown: $30)
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The 1972 murder of a mother of ten during conflict in Northern Ireland.
(Doubleday: $28.95)
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A memoir of an abusive same-sex relationship.
(Graywolf Press: $26)
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A hard-line, self-help manual of self-reliance and good behavior.
(Random House: $25.95)
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The former first lady recounts her childhood in Chicago, meeting Barack and their years in the White House.
(Crown: $32.35)
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An investigative look at the sex lives of three American women for more than a decade.
(Avid Reader Press/Simon & Schuster: $27)
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A new year of accomplishments, spectacular stunts, cutting-edge science and sporting achievements.
(Guinness: $28.95)
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How the author and his wife cared for a young orphaned Haitian girl after the 2010 earthquake in Haiti.
(Harper: $24.99)
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The award-winning actor takes readers through the history of Donald Trump's presidency.
(Chronicle: $19.95)
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Memoir explores a troubled year in the singer's life.
(Knopf: $24.95)
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How to stop living in fear of being judged for who you are.
(HarperCollins: $24.99)
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A guide through the human body.
(Doubleday: $30)
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