New York Times Bestsellers

Fiction

1 1     I’VE GOT YOU UNDER MY SKIN, by Mary Higgins Clark. The producer of a true-crime show must contend with participants with secrets as well as her husband’s murderer.
1 2    KEEP QUIET, by Lisa Scottoline. A father hides a terrible secret to protect his son.
1 3    CARNAL CURIOSITY, by Stuart Woods. In the 29th Stone Barrington novel, the New York lawyer confronts thieves who can bypass high-end security systems.
1 4   THE GOLDFINCH, by Donna Tartt.  A painting smuggled out of the Metropolitan Museum of Art after a bombing becomes a boy’s prize, guilt and burden.
1     NYPD RED 2, by James Patterson and Marshall Karp. Detective Zach Jordan and his partner are called when the body of a wealthy woman is discovered on the Central Park carousel; the second book in a new series.
1 6     MISSING YOU, by Harlan Coben. Kat Donovan, an N.Y.P.D. detective, searches for the ex-fiancé who left her years before; her father’s murderer; and the reason the users of an online dating site are disappearing.
1 7    THE INVENTION OF WINGS, by Sue Monk Kidd. The relationship between a wealthy Charleston girl, Sarah Grimké, who will grow up to become a prominent abolitionist, and the slave she is given for her 11th birthday.
1 8     THE KING, by J. R. Ward. Book 12 of the Black Dagger Brotherhood series.
1    IN PARADISE, by Peter Matthiessen. A middle-aged literature professor becomes involved in a weeklong Zen retreat taking place at Auschwitz in 1996.
1 10  MISS JULIA’S MARVELOUS MAKEOVER, by Ann B. Ross. In the 15th novel in a series, the outspoken Miss Julia of Abbotsville, N.C., must help “spruce up” the surly teenage granddaughter of a distant cousin.

NonFiction

1 1     FLASH BOYS, by Michael Lewis. The world of high-frequency computer-driven trading, from the author of “Liar’s Poker.”
1 2    FACE THE MUSIC, by Paul Stanley. A memoir by the Kiss rhythm guitarist.
1 3     THRIVE, by Arianna Huffington. Personal well-being as the indispensable third measure — with money and power — of success.
1 4    BIG TENT, edited by Mallory Factor and Elizabeth Factor. Essays by well-known conservatives explain how the movement developed.
1 5      10% HAPPIER, by Dan Harris. A co-anchor of “Nightline” reports on the science and spiritual basis of meditation, and describes how it has improved his life.
1    KILLING JESUS, by Bill O’Reilly and Martin Dugard. The host of “The O’Reilly Factor” recounts the events leading up to Jesus’ execution.
1 7    CREATIVITY, INC, by Ed Catmull with Amy Wallace. How managers can develop an environment that promotes creativity, by the co-founder and president of Pixar Animation.
1 8    THE DIVIDE, by Matt Taibbi. How economic inequality has created separate systems of justice for the rich and poor.
1    LOVE LIFE, by Rob Lowe. The actor’s second book of stories and observations.
1 10     A CALL TO ACTION, by Jimmy Carter. The former president denounces discrimination and violence against women.

 

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Last updated: April 21, 2014