New York Times Bestsellers

Fiction

1 1         THE GIRL ON THE TRAIN, by Paula Hawkins. A psychological thriller set in London is full of complications and betrayals.
1   ALL THE LIGHT WE CANNOT SEE, by Anthony Doerr. The lives of a blind French girl and a gadget-obsessed German boy before and during World War II.
1 3         ENDANGERED, by C. J. Box. When his 18-year-old ward is found beaten in a ditch, the Montana game warden Joe Pickett suspects her boyfriend, a rodeo star.
1         A SPOOL OF BLUE THREAD, by Anne Tyler. Four generations of a family are drawn to a house in the Baltimore suburbs.
1 5         THE BURIED GIANT, by Kazuo Ishiguro. In a semi-historical ancient Britain, an elderly couple set out in search of their son.
1         LAST ONE HOME, by Debbie Macomber. Three estranged sisters work to resolve their differences
1 7         THE NIGHTINGALE, by Kristin Hannah. Two sisters in World War II France: one struggling to survive in the countryside, the other joining the Resistance in Paris.
1 8         WORLD GONE BY, by Dennis Lehane. In 1943, the gangster Joe Coughlin, a rising power in the Tampa underworld, discovers that there is a contract out on his life; the final book in a trilogy.
1         THE ASSASSIN, by Clive Cussler and Justin Scott. The detective Isaac Bell investigates the murders of opponents of the Standard Oil trust in 1905.
1 10     PRODIGAL SON, by Danielle Steel. Twins, one good and one bad, reunite after 20 years when one of them returns to their hometown. But it is no longer clear who the good and who the bad one is.

NonFiction

1 1          DEAD WAKE, by Erik Larson. The last voyage of the Lusitania, by the author of “The Devil in the White City.”
1 2    BEING MORTAL, by Atul Gawande. The surgeon and New Yorker writer considers how doctors fail patients at the end of life, and how they can do better.
1 3         EVERY DAY I FIGHT, by Stuart Scott with Larry Platt. A memoir by the ESPN anchor and commentator, who died of cancer in January 2015.
1 4   KILLING PATTON, by Bill O’Reilly and Martin Dugard. The host of “The O’Reilly Factor” recounts the death of Gen. George S. Patton in December 1945.
1 5    YES PLEASE, by Amy Poehler. A humorous miscellany from the comedian and actress, an “S.N.L.” alumna and the star of “Parks and Recreation.”
1 6        H IS FOR HAWK, by Helen Macdonald. Overwhelmed by her father’s death, a British woman decides to raise a goshawk, a bird that is fierce and notoriously difficult to tame.
1 7          WHAT IF?, by Randall Munroe. Scientific (but often humorous) answers to hypothetical questions, based in part on the author’s website, xkcd.com.
1     GIRL IN A BAND, by Kim Gordon. A memoir by a founding member of Sonic Youth.
1 9         BETTYVILLE, by George Hodgman. A New York editor returns to his Missouri hometown to care for his aging mother.
1 10       OUR KIDS, by Robert D. Putnam. A social scientist argues that income inequality is creating an “opportunity gap” for poor children that is destroying the American dream.

 

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Last updated: March 24, 2015