US Bestsellers

A Column of Fire by Ken Follett
A Column of Fire by Ken Follett

Combined Print & E-Book Fiction

  1. A COLUMN OF FIRE by Ken Follett (Viking) 2017 US$ 15.99 New this week
    The lovers Ned Willard and Margery Fitzgerald find themselves on opposite sides of a conflict between English Catholics and Protestants while Queen Elizabeth fights to maintain her throne.
  2. IT by Stephen King (Scribner) 2016; US$ 11.99
    The collective clown phobias of seven teenagers are rekindled in their adult lives by the terrifying title character. Originally published in 1986.
  3. THE GIRL WHO TAKES AN EYE FOR AN EYE by David Lagercrantz (Knopf) 2017 US$ 13.99 New this week
    Lisbeth Salander teams up with an investigative journalist to uncover the secrets of her childhood. A continuation of Stieg Larsson’s Millennium series.
  4. ENIGMA by Catherine Coulter (Gallery Books) 2017; US$ 13.99 New this week          Agents Savich and Sherlock team up with Cam Wittier and Jack Cabot to capture an international criminal and solve a John Doe case.
  5. THE ROMANOV RANSOM by Clive Cussler and Robin Burcell (Putnam) 2017; US$ 14.99 New this week                                                                                                   Sam and Remi Fargo search for two missing filmmakers in North Africa and uncover a group seeking to create the Fourth Reich.
  6. ENEMY OF THE STATE by Vince Flynn; Kyle Mills (Atria/Emily Bestler) 2017; US$ 14.99
    Vince Flynn’s character Mitch Rapp leaves the C.I.A. to go on a manhunt when the nephew of a Saudi King finances a terrorist group.
  7. SECRETS IN DEATH by J.D. Robb (St. Martin’s) 2017; US$ 14.99
    Lt. Eve Dallas investigates the murder of a professional gossip who dabbled in blackmail; by Nora Roberts, writing pseudonymously.
  8. LITTLE FIRES EVERYWHERE by Celeste Ng (Penguin Press) 2017; US$ 13.99 New this week
    An artist with a mysterious past and a disregard for the status quo upends a quiet town outside Cleveland.
  9. BEFORE WE WERE YOURS by Lisa Wingate, (Ballantine) 2017; US$ 12.99
    A prominent South Carolina lawyer, researching her grandmother’s past, learns about a Tennessee orphanage that kidnapped children and placed them for adoption with wealthy people. Based on a real-life scandal.
  10. A LEGACY OF SPIES by John le Carré (Viking) 2017; US$ 14.99
    Peter Guillam, formerly of the British Secret Service, is pulled out of retirement to defend intelligence operations during the cold war that resulted in the deaths of people close to him.
  11. Y IS FOR YESTERDAY by Sue Grafton (Marian Wood/Putnam) 2017; US$ 14.99
    The 25th Kinsey Millhone mystery novel. A former student from an elite private school is released from prison and a sociopath returns to haunt the detective.
  12. TURBO TWENTY-THREE by Janet Evanovich (Bantam) 2016; US$ 8.99
    The bounty hunter Stephanie Plum juggles the investigation of a crime in an ice cream factory and the two men in her life.
  13. THE WOMAN IN CABIN 10 by Ruth Ware, (Scout Press) 2016; US$ 11.99
    A travel writer on a cruise is certain she has heard a body thrown overboard, but no one believes her.
  14. THE HANGMAN’S SONNET by Reed Farrel Coleman (Penguin) 2017; US$ 13.99 New this week
    Putnam Robert B. Parker’s character; the police chief Jesse Stone enlists the help of a mobster and a private investigator to solve cases connected to a once-famous folk singer.
  15. AMERICAN ASSASSIN by Vince Flynn (Atria/Emily Bestler) 2010; US$ 9.99
    In the wake of the Lockerbie bombing, Mitch Rapp takes on his first antiterrorist assignment for the C.I.A.
  16. SEEING RED by Sandra Brown (Grand Central) Grand Central Publishing 2017; US$ 13.99
    The TV journalist Kerra Bailey and former federal agent John Trapper join forces to expose a web of conspiracy behind a hotel bombing in Dallas
  17. THE STORE by James Patterson and Richard DiLallo (Little, Brown)
    Little, Brown and Company 2017; US$ 13.99
    Two New York writers go undercover to expose the secrets of a powerful retailer.
  18. THE WHISTLER by John Grisham, Doubleday Random House Publishing Group 2016; US$ 9.99
    A whistleblower alerts a Florida investigator to judicial corruption involving the Mob and Indian casinos.
  19. YOU SAY IT FIRST by Susan Mallery (HQN) New this week HQN Books 2017; US$ 7.99
    A sculptor takes a job as a carpenter at a theme wedding venue and falls for its owner, Pallas Saunders, who is trying to save the business. The first book in the Happily Inc. series.
  20. THE DUCHESS DEAL by Tessa Dare (Avon) New this week HarperCollins 2017; US$ 5.99
    The Duke of Ashbury pursues a vicar’s daughter in the hopes of having an heir.

THE LATE SHOW by Michael Connelly (Little, Brown)
Little, Brown and Company 2017; US$ 14.99
Renée Ballard, a young detective with the L.A.P.D., investigates crimes against two women.

CAMINO ISLAND by John Grisham, Doubleday
Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group 2017; US$ 14.99
A search for stolen rare manuscripts leads to a Florida island.

MILK AND HONEY by Rupi Kaur, Andrews McMeel
Andrews McMeel 2015; US$ 9.99
Poetic approaches to surviving adversity and loss.

A GAME OF THRONES by George R. R. Martin (Bantam)
Random House Publishing Group 2003; US$ 6.99
In the frozen wastes to the north of Winterfell, sinister and supernatural forces are mustering. Basis of the HBO series.

THE HANDMAID’S TALE by Margaret Atwood, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 1986; US$ 14.99
Men and women in a dystopian future. The basis of the Hulu series; originally published in 1985.

Hardcover Fiction

  1. A COLUMN OF FIRE by Ken Follett (Viking) 2017 US$ 15.99 New this week
    The lovers Ned Willard and Margery Fitzgerald find themselves on opposite sides of a conflict between English Catholics and Protestants while Queen Elizabeth fights to maintain her throne.
  2. THE GIRL WHO TAKES AN EYE FOR AN EYE by David Lagercrantz (Knopf) 2017 US$ 13.99 New this week
    Lisbeth Salander teams up with an investigative journalist to uncover the secrets of her childhood. A continuation of Stieg Larsson’s Millennium series.
  3. ENEMY OF THE STATE by Vince Flynn; Kyle Mills (Atria/Emily Bestler) 2017; US$ 14.99  Vince Flynn’s character Mitch Rapp leaves the C.I.A. to go on a manhunt when the nephew of a Saudi King finances a terrorist group.
  4. THE ROMANOV RANSOM by Clive Cussler and Robin Burcell (Putnam) 2017; US$ 14.99 New this week
    Sam and Remi Fargo search for two missing filmmakers in North Africa and uncover a group seeking to create the Fourth Reich.
  5. A LEGACY OF SPIES by John le Carré (Viking) 2017; US$ 14.99
    Peter Guillam, formerly of the British Secret Service, is pulled out of retirement to defend intelligence operations during the cold war that resulted in the deaths of people close to him.
  6. SECRETS IN DEATH by J.D. Robb (St. Martin’s) 2017; US$ 14.99
    Lt. Eve Dallas investigates the murder of a professional gossip who dabbled in blackmail; by Nora Roberts, writing pseudonymously.
  7. LITTLE FIRES EVERYWHERE by Celeste Ng (Penguin Press) 2017; US$ 13.99 New this week
    An artist with a mysterious past and a disregard for the status quo upends a quiet town outside Cleveland.
  8. ENIGMA by Catherine Coulter (Gallery Books) 2017; US$ 13.99 New this week
    Agents Savich and Sherlock team up with Cam Wittier and Jack Cabot to capture an international criminal and solve a John Doe case.
  9. Y IS FOR YESTERDAY by Sue Grafton (Marian Wood/Putnam) 2017; US$ 14.99
    The 25th Kinsey Millhone mystery novel. A former student from an elite private school is released from prison and a sociopath returns to haunt the detective.
  10. CAMINO ISLAND by John Grisham, (Doubleday) 2017; US$ 14.99
    A search for stolen rare manuscripts leads to a Florida island.
  11. THE RIGHT TIME by Danielle Steel (Delacorte) 2017; US$ 14.99  The author Alexandra Winslow, writing under the pseudonym Alexander Green, creates a double life that isolates her.
  12. GLASS HOUSES by Louise Penny (Minotaur) 2017; US$ 14.99
    When a body is discovered in Three Pines, Chief Superintendent Gamache regrets not acting on a hunch.
  13. BEFORE WE WERE YOURS by Lisa Wingate, (Ballantine) 2017; US$ 12.99
    A prominent South Carolina lawyer, researching her grandmother’s past, learns about a Tennessee orphanage that kidnapped children and placed them for adoption with wealthy people. Based on a real-life scandal.
  14. A GENTLEMAN IN MOSCOW by Amor Towles, (Viking) 2016; US$ 13.99
    A Russian count undergoes 30 years of house arrest.
  15. MY ABSOLUTE DARLING by Gabriel Tallent (Riverhead) 2017 US$ 13.99  A remarkably self-sufficient 14-year-old girl must fight to save herself from her abusive survivalist father.

THE LATE SHOW by Michael Connelly, Little, Brown.
Renée Ballard, a young detective with the L.A.P.D., investigates crimes against two women

THE LYING GAME by Ruth Ware, Scout
Four school friends reunite as their long-held secret threatens to emerge.

HOUSE OF SPIES by Daniel Silva, Harper
Gabriel Allon, the Israeli art restorer and spy, now the head of Israel’s secret intelligence service, pursues an ISIS mastermind.

PARADISE VALLEY by C.J. Box, Minotaur
A North Dakota investigator pursues a trucker who preys on prostitutes.

NTO THE WATER by Paula Hawkins, Riverhead
In this psychological thriller by the author of “The Girl on the Train,” women are found drowned in a river in an English town.

MRS. FLETCHER by Tom Perrotta, Scribner
A divorced woman has a sexual awakening in the digital age.

CRIME SCENE by Jonathan Kellerman and Jesse Kellerman, Ballantine
Clay Edison, a deputy coroner and former star athlete, investigates a possible murder.

MURDER GAMES by James Patterson and Howard Roughan, Little, Brown
An expert on serial murder becomes involved in the hunt for a New York City killer.

THE IDENTICALS by Elin Hilderbrand, Little, Brown
Complications in the lives of identical twins who were raised separately on Nantucket and Martha’s Vineyard.

DRAGONSWORN by Sherrilyn Kenyon, St. Martin’s
The granddaughter of a Greek god must stop him from destroying her people by getting a weapon that is in the possession of a dragon.

Combined Print & E-Book Nonfiction

  1. WHAT HAPPENED by Hillary Rodham Clinton Simon & Schuster
    The first woman nominated for president by a major political party details her campaign, mistakes she made, outside forces that affected the outcome and how she recovered in its aftermath.
  2. UNBELIEVABLE by Katy Tur Dey St.
    The NBC News correspondent describes her work covering the 2016 campaign of the Republican nominee for president and his behavior toward her.
  3. THE GLASS CASTLE by Jeannette Walls, Scribner
    The author recalls a bizarre childhood. Originally published in 2005 and the basis of a forthcoming movie.
  4. ASTROPHYSICS FOR PEOPLE IN A HURRY by Neil deGrasse Tyson, Norton
  5. HILLBILLY ELEGY by J. D. Vance, HarperCollins
    A Yale Law School graduate looks at the struggles of the white working class through the story of his own childhood.
  6. FANTASYLAND by Kurt Andersen Random House
    The politics and culture of 21st-century America are put in the context of five centuries of historical events and movements, including elements of conspiracy theories, crackpot ideas and hucksterism.
  7. AL FRANKEN, GIANT OF THE SENATE by Al Franken, Twelve
    A memoir by the Democratic senator from Minnesota and former “Saturday Night Live” writer and performer.
  8. ON TYRANNY by Timothy Snyder, Tim Duggan
    Twenty lessons from the 20th century about the course of tyranny.
  9. BEING MORTAL by Atul Gawande Metropolitan/Holt The surgeon and New Yorker writer considers how doctors fail patients at the end of life, and how they can do better.
  10. UNSTOPPABLE by Maria Sharapova with Rich Cohen Farrar, Straus & Giroux
    A memoir by the Russian-American Grand Slam tennis champion and Olympic medalist.
  11. WHY BUDDHISM IS TRUE by Robert Wright Simon & Schuster The latest research in neuroscience and psychology is used to support the assertion that Buddhist meditation and practice can lead to a deeper understanding of the world.
  12. KILLERS OF THE FLOWER MOON by David Grann, Doubleday
    The story of a murder spree in 1920s Oklahoma that targeted Osage Indians, whose lands contained oil.
  13. SAPIENS by Yuval Noah Harari, Harper
    How Homo sapiens became Earth’s dominant species.
  14. THE LOST CITY OF THE MONKEY GOD by Douglas Preston Grand Central A frightening search for a lost civilization in the Honduran rain forest.
  15. BORN A CRIME by Trevor Noah, Spiegel & Grau
    A memoir about growing up biracial in apartheid South Africa by the comedian, now the host of “The Daily Show.”
  16. CONSCIENCE OF A CONSERVATIVE by Jeff Flake, Random House
    The Arizona senator defends traditional conservative values, says the movement has lost its way and calls for a return to principle.
  17. THE MIRACLE OF DUNKIRK by Walter Lord, Open Road Media
    The story of the heroic evacuation of British troops in 1940, retold in a current movie. Originally published in 1982.
  18. THE BIG LIE by Dinesh D’Souza, Regnery
    The conservative commentator argues that the American left is a fascist threat.
  19. DEVIL’S BARGAIN by Joshua Green, Penguin Press
    A deeply reported account of the relationship between Donald Trump and his chief strategist.
  20. OPTION B by Sheryl Sandberg and Adam Grant, Knopf
    Sandberg’s experience after her husband’s sudden death and Grant’s psychological research combine to provide insight on facing adversity and building resilience.

DUNKIRK by Joshua Levine, Morrow
The history behind the current movie.

REDISCOVERING AMERICANISM by Mark R. Levin, Threshold Editions
The radio host argues that the founding fathers would be shocked by the expansion of modern government.

WHAT MADE MADDY RUN by Kate Fagan, Little, Brown
The story behind the suicide of Madison Holleran, a student athlete at the University of Pennsylvania.

Paperback Nonfiction

  1. THE GLASS CASTLE by Jeannette Walls, Scribner
    The author recalls a bizarre childhood. Originally published in 2005 and the basis of a forthcoming movie.
  2. BEING MORTAL by Atul Gawande Metropolitan/Holt
    The surgeon and New Yorker writer considers how doctors fail patients at the end of life, and how they can do better.
  3. THE LOST CITY OF THE MONKEY GOD by Douglas Preston Grand Central
    A frightening search for a lost civilization in the Honduran rain forest.
  4. ON TYRANNY by Timothy Snyder, Tim Duggan
    Twenty lessons from the 20th century about the course of tyranny.
  5. JUST MERCY by Bryan Stevenson, Spiegel & Grau
  6. THE NEW JIM CROW by Michelle Alexander New Press
  7. ROGUE HEROES by Ben Macintyre Broadway
  8. BORN TO RUN by Bruce Springsteen Simon & Schuster
  9. THINKING, FAST AND SLOW  by Daniel Kahneman, Farrar, Straus & Giroux
  10. EVICTED by Matthew Desmond Broadway

DUNKIRK by Joshua Levine, Morrow
The history behind the current movie.

THE DEVIL IN THE WHITE CITY by Erik Larson, Vintage

RED NOTICE by Bill Browder, Simon & Schuster
An American hedge fund manager in Russia is expelled by kleptocrats who then seize his property. Browder’s investigation into the death of his attorney led to the Magnitsky Act.

OUTLIERS by Malcolm Gladwell, Back Bay/Little, Brown

HIDDEN FIGURES by Margot Lee Shetterly, Morrow/HarperCollins

THE IMMORTAL LIFE OF HENRIETTA LACKS by Rebecca Skloot, Broadway

Advice, How-To & Miscellaneous

 

  1. BRAVING THE WILDERNESS by Brené Brown Random House
  2. THE SUBTLE ART OF NOT GIVING A Fuck by Mark Manson, HarperCollins
  3. THE FOUR TENDENCIES by Gretchen Rubin Harmony
  4. YOU ARE A BADASS by Jen Sincero, Running Press
  5. THE FIVE LOVE LANGUAGES by Gary Chapman, Northfield
  6. MAKE YOUR BED by William H. McRaven, Grand Central
  7. TOOLS OF TITANS by Tim Ferriss Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
  8. THE END OF ALZHEIMER’S by Dale Bredesen Avery
  9. F*CK, THAT’S DELICIOUS by Action Bronson with Rachel Wharton Abrams
  10. THE WHOLE30 by Melissa Hartwig Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

READY OR NOT! by Michelle Tam and Henry Fong, Andrews McMeel

DREAM DIFFERENTLY by Vince M. Bertram, Regnery

THE EMIGRANT EDGE by Brian Buffini, Howard Books

THE LIFE-CHANGING MAGIC OF TIDYING UP by Marie Kondo, Ten Speed

THUG KITCHEN by the staff of Thug Kitchen, Rodale

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