New York Times Bestsellers


1 WHERE THE CRAWDADS SING: by Delia Owens. (Putnam)

A woman who survived alone in the marsh becomes a murder suspect.

2 QUEEN BEE: by Dorothea Benton Frank. (Morrow)

A beekeeper's quiet life is unsettled by her demanding mother, outgoing sister and neighboring widower.

3 THE 18TH ABDUCTION: by James Patterson and Maxine Paetro. (Little, Brown)

The 18th book in the "Women's Murder Club" series. Lindsay Boxer investigates the disappearance of three female teachers.

4 THE GUEST BOOK: by Sarah Blake. (Flatiron)

Evie Milton uncovers a story going back a couple of generations that may shatter a family myth.

5 ASK AGAIN, YES: by Mary Beth Keane. (Scribner)

The lives of neighboring families in a New York City suburb intertwine over four decades.

6 REDEMPTION: by David Baldacci. (Grand Central)

The fifth book in the "Memory Man" series. The first man Amos Decker put behind bars asks to have his name cleared.

7 SUNSET BEACH: by Mary Kay Andrews. (St. Martin's)

Drue Campbell inherits a run-down beach bungalow and takes a job at her estranged father's personal injury attorney office.

8 FIRE AND BLOOD: by George R.R. Martin. (Bantam)

The first volume of the two-part history of the Targaryens in Westeros.

9 THE SILENT PATIENT: by Alex Michaelides. (Celadon)

Theo Faber looks into the mystery of a famous painter who stops speaking after shooting her husband.

10 BLESSING IN DISGUISE: by Danielle Steel. (Delacorte)

Isabelle McAvoy faces challenges as she raises three daughters from three separate fathers on her own.

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1 UNFREEDOM OF THE PRESS: by Mark R. Levin. (Threshold Editions)

The conservative commentator and radio host makes his case that the press is aligned with political ideology.

2 HOWARD STERN COMES AGAIN: by Howard Stern. (Simon & Schuster)

The radio interviewer delves into some of his favorite on-air conversations from the past four decades of his career.

3 THE PIONEERS: by David McCullough. (Simon & Schuster)

The Pulitzer Prize-winning historian tells the story of the settling of the Northwest Territory through five main characters.

4 EDUCATED: by Tara Westover. (Random House)

The daughter of survivalists leaves home for university.

5 BECOMING: by Michelle Obama. (Crown)

The former first lady describes how she balanced work, family and her husband's political ascent.

6 SEA STORIES: by William H. McRaven. (Grand Central)

A memoir by the retired four-star Navy admiral, including the capture of Saddam Hussein and the raid to kill Osama bin Laden.

7 RANGE: by David Epstein. (Riverhead)

An argument for how generalists excel more than specialists, especially in complex and unpredictable fields.

8 THE SECOND MOUNTAIN: by David Brooks. (Random House)

A New York Times op-ed columnist espouses having an outward focus to attain a meaningful life.

9 THE BRITISH ARE COMING: by Rick Atkinson. (Holt)

The Pulitzer Prize-winning historian and journalist begins his "Revolution Trilogy" with events from 1775 to 1777.


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