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 2        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          14TH DEADLY SIN, by James Patterson and Maxine Paetro. A video of a shocking crime surfaces, casting suspicion on a San Francisco detective’s colleagues.
1 4         MEMORY MAN, by David Baldacci. A police detective uses his extraordinary memory when tackling the case of his family’s murder.
1 5         DRY BONES, by Craig Johnson. Sheriff Walt Longmire of Absaroka County, Wyo., investigates the death of a Cheyenne rancher on whose property a valuable dinosaur skeleton was found. The basis of the series “Longmire.”
1 6          GATHERING PREY, by John Sandford. In the 25th installment of the Prey series, Lucas Davenport is on the trail of killers who have targeted a group of vagabonds called the Travelers.
1 7         A GOD IN RUINS, by Kate Atkinson. Postwar Britain as seen through the members of a well-to-do family.
1         THE FORGOTTEN ROOM, by Lincoln Child. Probing a death, the “enigmatologist” Jeremy Logan discovers a hidden room at a Newport estate where a dangerous experiment took place. A sequel to “The Third Gate.”
1 9         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 10         THE BONE TREE, by Greg Iles. In the second book of a trilogy, following “Natchez Burning,” the prosecutor Penn Cage’s attempt to find his father, a doctor who has gone into hiding following the murder of his African-American nurse, brings him up against the K.K.K.

NonFiction

1 1          THE WRIGHT BROTHERS, by David McCullough. The story of the bicycle mechanics from Ohio who ushered in the age of flight; by the author of “1776” and “The Greater Journey.”
1 2         AND THE GOOD NEWS IS…, by Dana Perino. The Fox News contributor and former press secretary under President George W. Bush reviews her life and career and shares lessons she has learned.
1 3         CLINTON CASH, by Peter Schweizer. An examination of donations made to the Clinton Foundation by foreign entities.
1         A LUCKY LIFE INTERRUPTED, by Tom Brokaw. The journalist describes year following his diagnosis with multiple myeloma.
1 5          THE ROAD TO CHARACTER, by David Brooks.The Times columnist extols personal virtues like kindness and honesty in a materialistic age.
1 6         BILL O’REILLY’S LEGENDS AND LIES, by David Fisher. Stories of the American West; a companion volume to the Fox News series.
1         THE BOOK OF JOAN, by Melissa Rivers. A memoir of life, often uproarious, with the comedian Joan Rivers, written by her daughter.
1 8          IT’S A LONG STORY, by Willie Nelson with David Ritz. The country music star discusses his life’s journey, from selling encyclopedias to professional fame.
1         HOLD STILL, by Sally Mann. The photographer’s thoughts on art, photography, family and the South.
1 10          AMERICAN WIFE, by Taya Kyle with Jim DeFelice. The widow of Chris Kyle, of “American Sniper” fame, describes her life after his death.

 

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Last updated: May 26, 2015