New York Times Bestsellers

Fiction

  1. THE RETURN
    Nicholas Sparks
    A doctor serving in the Navy in Afghanistan goes back to North Carolina where two women change his life.
  2. BATTLE GROUND
    Jim Butcher
    The 17th book in the Dresden Files series. Harry must save Chicago from destruction by the Last Titan.
  3. VIOLET BENT BACKWARDS OVER THE GRASS
    Lana Del Rey
    A collection of poems by the singer and songwriter.
  4. THE EVENING AND THE MORNING
    Ken Follett
    In a prequel to “The Pillars of the Earth,” a boatbuilder, a Norman noblewoman and a monk live in England under attack by the Welsh and the Vikings.
  5. THE BOOK OF TWO WAYS
    Jodi Picoult
    After surviving a plane crash, a death doula travels to Egypt to reconnect with an old flame who is an archaeologist.
  6. THE COAST-TO-COAST MURDERS
    James Patterson and J.D. Barker
    A detective and an F.B.I. agent are baffled by a cross-country killing spree.
  7. THE VANISHING HALF
    Brit Bennett
    The lives of twin sisters who run away from a Southern black community at age 16 diverge as one returns and the other takes on a different racial identity, but their fates intertwine.
  8. ANXIOUS PEOPLE
    Fredrik Backman
    A failed bank robber holds a group of strangers hostage at an apartment open house.
  9. VINCE FLYNN: TOTAL POWER
    Kyle Mills
    When America’s power grid is shut down, Mitch Rapp goes after a cyber terrorist.
  10. JACK
    Marilynne Robinson
    An interracial romance develops between a preacher’s daughter and a Presbyterian minister’s son.

NonFiction

  1. THE MEANING OF MARIAH CAREY
    Mariah Carey with Michaela Angela Davis
    The career highlights, public life and private struggles of the singer and songwriter.
  2. RAGE
    Bob Woodward
    Based on 17 on-the-record interviews with President Trump and other reporting, the Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist details the president’s perspective on multiple crises.
  3. CASTE
    Isabel Wilkerson
    The Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist examines aspects of caste systems across civilizations and reveals a rigid hierarchy in America today.
  4. TRUMPTY DUMPTY WANTED A CROWN
    John Lithgow
    A second illustrated collection of poems chronicling and satirizing current events.
  5. KILLING CRAZY HORSE
    Bill O'Reilly and Martin Dugard
    The ninth book in the conservative commentator’s Killing series focuses on conflicts with Native Americans.
  6. UNTAMED
    Glennon Doyle
    The activist and public speaker describes her journey of listening to her inner voice.
  7. DISLOYAL
    Michael Cohe
    An account of President Trump’s business empire, political campaign and presidential administration by his former personal attorney.
  8. HOW TO BE AN ANTIRACIST
    Ibram X. Kendi
    A primer for creating a more just and equitable society through identifying and opposing racism.
  9. ONE VOTE AWAY
    Ted Cruz
    The Republican senator from Texas gives his views on what might happen if liberals gain a simple majority on the Supreme Court.
  10. BLACKOUT
    Candace Owens
    The conservative commentator makes her case that Black Americans should part ways with the Democratic Party.

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Last updated: October 12, 2020