New York Times Bestsellers

Fiction

  1. THE STRANGER IN THE LIFEBOAT
    Mitch Albom
    After a ship explodes, nine people struggling to survive pull a man who claims to be the Lord out of the sea.
  2.   THE DARK HOURS
    Michael Connelly
    A death on New Year’s Eve, an unsolved murder and a hunt for serial rapists bring Bosch and Ballard back together.
  3. THE JUDGE'S LIST
    John Grisham
    The second book in the Whistler series. Investigator Lacy Stoltz goes after a serial killer and closes in on a sitting judge.
  4.  NEVER
    Ken Follett
    Tensions escalate around the globe as President Pauline Green works to prevent a world war.
  5. THE WISH
    Nicholas Sparks
    Maggie Dawes, a renowned travel photographer, struggles with a medical diagnosis over Christmas.
  6. BETTER OFF DEAD
    Lee Child and Andrew Child
    The 26th book in the Jack Reacher series. Reacher helps an F.B.I. agent look for her missing brother and takes on a foe named Dendoncker.
  7. GAME ON
    Janet Evanovich
    The 28th book in the Stephanie Plum series. Diesel and Stephanie track the international computer hacker Oswald Wednesday.
  8. THE LINCOLN HIGHWAY
    Amor Towles
    Two friends who escaped from a juvenile work farm take Emmett Watson on an unexpected journey to New York City in 1954.
  9. THE SENTENCE
    Louise Erdrich
    A woman released from prison deals with the ghost of an annoying customer haunting a bookstore in Minneapolis during a contentious time.
  10. BILLY SUMMERS
    Stephen King
    A killer for hire who only takes out bad guys seeks redemption as he does one final job.

NonFiction

  1. WILL
    Will Smith with Mark Manson
    The actor, producer and musician tells his life story and lessons he learned along the way.
  2. THE DAWN OF EVERYTHING
    David Graeber and David Wengrow
    A reinvestigation of social evolution and suggestions for new ways of organizing society.
  3. THE PRESIDENT AND THE FREEDOM FIGHTER
    Brian Kilmeade
    The Fox News host gives an account of the relationship between Abraham Lincoln and Frederick Douglass.
  4. THE STORYTELLER
    Dave Grohl
    A memoir by the musician known for his work with Foo Fighters and Nirvana.
  5. THE LYRICS: 1956 TO THE PRESENT
    Paul McCartney
    A two-volume celebration of 154 songs, with handwritten texts, paintings and photographs from the songwriter’s archives.
  6. IMMUNE
    Philipp Dettmer
    The founder of the YouTube channel Kurzgesagt gives an overview of elements of the body’s immune system.
  7. MY BODY
    Emily Ratajkowski
    The model and actress explores the subjects of feminism, sexuality and power.
  8.  TASTE
    Stanley Tucci
    The award-winning actor reflects on his career, Italian-American heritage, meals and mishaps.
  9. RENEGADES
    Barack Obama and Bruce Springsteen
    Conversations between the 44th president and the multiple award-winning musician on a range of topics.
  10.  GOING THERE
    Katie Couric
    The former anchor of the “CBS Evening News” and “Today” describes some of the personal and professional challenges she faced.

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Last updated: November 22, 2021