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New York Times Best Sellers

The New York Times Best Seller list is widely considered the preeminent list of best-selling books in the United States. It is updated every Sunday. Below are best seller lists for hardcover fiction and non-fiction. For more lists, visit The New York Times's Best Sellers page.

Hardcover Fiction

Camino Island by John Grisham
A search for stolen rare manuscripts leads to a Florida island.
Murder Games by James Patterson and Howard Roughan
An expert on serial murder becomes involved in the hunt for a New York City killer.
Use of Force by Brad Thor
The counterterrorism operative Scot Harvath is called in when a missing terrorism suspect drowns off the Italian coast.
Into the Water by Paula Hawkins
In this psychological thriller by the author of “The Girl on the Train,” women are found drowned in a river in an English town.
The Duchess by Danielle Steel
A 19th-century British duke's daughter, disinherited by her half brothers, flees to Paris to make a new life.
The Identicals by Elin Hilderbrand
Complications in the lives of identical twins who were raised separately by divorced parents on Nantucket and Martha’s Vineyard.
Wired by Julie Garwood
An F.B.I. agent recruits an idealistic (and beautiful) hacker to help him find a leaker.
A Gentleman in Moscow by Amor Towles
A Russian count undergoes 30 years of house arrest.
The Silent Corner by Dean Koontz
An F.B.I. agent investigates an alarming surge in suicides, including her husband's. The first in a new series.
The Force by Don Winslow
A detective sergeant and his crew in Manhattan North deal with gangs, drugs and guns, and steal millions of dollars.
Jack Ryan Jr. helps thwart a global financial crisis. (Tom Clancy died in 2013.)
Dragon Teeth by Michael Crichton
A paleontological rivalry plays out in 1870s Wyoming. A recently discovered manuscript by Crichton, who died in 2008.
A collection of Outlander short fiction.
Dangerous Minds by Janet Evanovich
Emerson Knight, an eccentric millionaire, and Riley Moon, a financial analyst, search for a missing island.
Kiss Carlo by Adriana Trigiani
Extended Italian-American families work, feud and fall in love in the Philadelphia area in 1949.

Hardcover Nonfiction

The radio host argues that the founding fathers would be shocked by the expansion of modern government.
Hillbilly Elegy by J D Vance
A Yale Law School graduate looks at the struggles of America’s white working class through his own childhood.
Astrophysics for People in a Hurry by Neil deGrasse Tyson
A straightforward, easy-to-understand introduction to the universe.
Dangerous by Milo Yiannopoulos
The alt-right provocateur criticizes political correctness.
A memoir by the Democratic senator from Minnesota and former “Saturday Night Live” writer and performer.
The Swamp by Eric Bolling
The Fox News host suggests how Donald Trump can fight corruption and cronyism in Washington.
Understanding Trump by Newt Gingrich
The former House speaker explains the president’s philosophy and political agenda.
Option B by Sheryl Sandberg and Adam Grant
Sandberg’s experience after her husband’s sudden death and Grant’s psychological research combine to provide insight on facing adversity and building resilience.
I Can't Make This Up by Kevin Hart with Neil Strauss
The comedian’s personal and professional life.
Theft by Finding by David Sedaris
Excerpts from the writer’s diaries, 1977-2002.
The story of a murder spree in 1920s Oklahoma that targeted Osage Indians, whose lands contained oil.
Hunger by Roxane Gay
The fiction writer and essayist’s memoir about life as a “woman of size.”
Stories of the Civil War; a companion to the Fox historical docudrama.
Hue 1968 by Mark Bowden
An account of the battle that changed the American approach to Vietnam.
The Indian writer’s memoir of his complicated relationship with his mother.