New York Times Bestsellers

Fiction

1 1 THE BLACK WIDOW by Daniel Silva. Gabriel Allon, the Israeli art restorer and spy, recruits and trains a doctor from Jerusalem to help capture a secret ISIS terrorist in France.
1 2 THE GIRLS by Emma Cline. In the summer of 1969, a California teenager is drawn to a Manson-like cult.
1 3 FIRST COMES LOVE by Emily Giffin. Two sisters — one a successful lawyer with a small child and an unhappy marriage, the other a single teacher who yearns to be a mother — struggle toward forgiveness after 15 years of estrangement.
1 4 MAGIC   by Danielle Steel.   A year in the intertwined lives of three international couples who participate in a special dinner in Paris.
1 5 THE GAMES by James Patterson and Mark Sullivan. Hired by Olympic organizers to protect the Rio games, Jack Morgan of Private, an international security and consulting firm, encounters dangerous threats.
1 6 END OF WATCH by Stephen King.  The conclusion of the Bill Hodges trilogy.
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 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 9 LIFE DEBT: AFTERMATH by Chuck Wendig. The continuation of “Star Wars: Aftermath” and the second book of the Aftermath trilogy is set between “Return of the Jedi” and “The Force Awakens.” A “Star Wars” novel.
1 10 HERE’S TO US by Elin Hilderbrand. Sparks fly as a celebrity chef’s ex-wives pile into a small cabin in Nantucket to join his widow for the reading of his will.

NonFiction

1 1 CRISIS OF CHARACTER by Gary J. Byrne with Grant M. Schmidt. A former Secret Service officer claims to have witnessed scandalous behavior by the Clintons.
1 2 HAMILTON: THE REVOLUTION, by Lin-Manuel Miranda and Jeremy McCarter. The libretto of the Grammy- and Pulitzer Prize-winning musical, annotated by its creator, along with backstage photos, a production history and interviews with the cast.
1 3 BILL O’REILLY’S LEGENDS AND LIES: THE PATRIOTS by David Fisher. Stories of the American Revolution; a companion volume to the Fox News series.
1 4 BETWEEN THE WORLD AND ME, by Ta-Nehisi Coates. A meditation on race in America; winner of the National Book Award.
1 5 WHEN BREATH BECOMES AIR by Paul Kalanithi. A memoir by a physician who received a diagnosis of Stage IV lung cancer at the age of 36.
1 6 FREEDOM by Jaycee Dugard. In a follow-up to “A Stolen Life,” Dugard, who was kidnapped as a child and held for 18 years, describes her adjustment to a new life.
1 7 WAKE UP AMERICA by Eric Bolling. The Fox News Channel personality describes nine key American virtues that he maintains are under attack by President Obama and Hillary Clinton.
1 8 GRIT, by Angela Duckworth. A psychologist and consultant argues that passion and perseverance are the keys to success.
1 9 WHITE TRASH by Nancy Isenberg. The role of the white poor in American history.
1 10 YOU’LL GROW OUT OF IT by Jessi Klein. Humorous essays on being a woman by the head writer of “Inside Amy Schumer.”

 

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Last updated: July 26, 2016