New York Times Bestsellers

Fiction

  1. THE WATER DANCER
    Ta-Nehisi Coates
    A young man who was gifted with a mysterious power becomes part of a war between slavers and the enslaved.
  2. THE INSTITUTE
    Stephen King
    Children with special talents are abducted and sequestered in an institution where the sinister staff seeks to extract their gifts through harsh methods.
  3. THE TESTAMENTS
    Margaret Atwood
    In a sequel to “The Handmaid’s Tale,” old secrets bring three women together as the Republic of Gilead’s theocratic regime shows signs of decay.
  4. VINCE FLYNN: LETHAL AGENT
    Kyle Mills
    Mexican cartels, ISIS and a possible pandemic bring Mitch Rapp back into action.
  5. WHERE THE CRAWDADS SING
    Delia Owens
    A woman who survived alone in the marsh becomes a murder suspect.
  6. THE DUTCH HOUSE
    Ann Patchett
    A sibling relationship is impacted when the family goes from poverty to wealth and back again over the course of many decades.
  7. THE GIRL WHO LIVED TWICE
    David Lagercrantz
    Mikael Blomkvist helps Lisbeth Salander put her past behind her in the latest installment of Stieg Larsson's Millennium series.
  8. KILLER INSTINCT
    James Patterson and Howard Roughan
    The second book in the Instinct series. When an act of terror strikes New York, Dr. Reinhart and Detective Needham go after a sociopath.
  9. THE ORACLE
    Jonathan Cahn
    A traveler discovers mysteries hidden behind seven locked doors.
  10. THE SECRETS WE KEPT
    Lara Prescott
    During the Cold War, members of the C.I.A.’s typing pool aid its mission to smuggle the banned book “Doctor Zhivago” behind the Iron Curtain.

NonFiction

  1. INSIDE OUT
    Demi Moore
    The Hollywood star chronicles the rocky relationships, body image issues and public perceptions that affected her attempts to balance family and fame.
  2. TALKING TO STRANGERS
    Malcolm Gladwell
    Famous examples of miscommunication serve as the backdrop to explain potential conflicts and misunderstandings.
  3. THE UNITED STATES OF TRUMP
    Bill O'Reilly
    The conservative commentator weaves interviews and personal history to portray the power and influence of the 45th president.
  4. OVER THE TOP
    Jonathan Van Ness
    How the hairstylist, comedian and "Queer Eye" star overcame ridicule and trauma.
  5. RADICALS, RESISTANCE AND REVENGE
    Jeanine Pirro
    The Fox News host posits those she labels anti-Trump conspirators have committed possible crimes and a plot to destroy liberty.
  6. PERMANENT RECORD
    Edward Snowden
    A memoir by the former National Security Agency contractor who exposed the government’s mass surveillance program.
  7. EDUCATED
    Tara Westover
    The daughter of survivalists leaves home for university.
  8. CALL SIGN CHAOS
    Jim Mattis and Bing West
    The former Marine infantry officer and secretary of defense recounts key moments from his career and imparts his leadership philosophy.
  9. YEAR OF THE MONKEY
    Patti Smith
    A memoir by the musician and artist surveys events during 2016, including a visit to see dying friends and a sea change in the political landscape.
  10. THE ONLY PLANE IN THE SKY
    Garrett M. Graff
    An oral history of the events that occurred on Sept. 11, 2001, based on transcripts, declassified documents and interviews.

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Last updated: October 7, 2019