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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

New York Times Fiction Best SellersFebruary 24, 2019
The Silent Patient by Alex Michaelides
Theo Faber looks into the mystery of a famous painter who stops speaking after shooting her husband.
A woman who survived alone in the marsh becomes a murder suspect.
Eve Dallas scours tattoo parlors and strip joints for clues to the cause of Lyle Pickering’s mysterious death.
Black Leopard, Red Wolf by Marlon James
A loner named Tracker teams up with a group of unusual characters in search of a mysterious boy.
Devotions by Mary Oliver
A collection of more than 200 poems spanning 50 years of the author’s career.
An Anonymous Girl by Greer Hendricks and Sarah Pekkanen
Jessica Farris’s life unravels when she signs up for Dr. Shields’s psychology study.
The Wedding Guest by Jonathan Kellerman
Milo Sturgis and Alex Delaware investigate the death of a stranger at a wedding reception.
The Reckoning by John Grisham
A decorated World War II veteran shoots and kills a pastor.
Fire and Blood by George RR Martin
The first volume of the two-part history of the Targaryens in Westeros.
Liar Liar by James Patterson and Candice Fox
Detective Harriet Blue has become a dangerous fugitive from the law as she pursues the murderer Regan Banks.
Terry Ives signs up to be a test subject of a government experiment to get to the bottom of a conspiracy.
The Last Romantics by Tara Conklin
A family crisis tests the bonds and ideals of a renowned poet and her siblings.
The Lost Man by Jane Harper
Nathan and Bub Bright find their other brother dead at the border of their cattle ranches in the Australian outback.
Circe by Madeline Miller
Zeus banishes Helios' daughter to an island, where she must choose between living with gods or mortals.
I Owe You One by Sophie Kinsella
A series of debts between Fixie Farr and a handsome stranger involves her childhood crush.

Hardcover Nonfiction

New York Times Nonfiction Best SellersFebruary 24, 2019
Becoming by Michelle Obama
The former first lady describes how she balanced work, family and her husband’s political ascent.
Educated by Tara Westover
The daughter of survivalists leaves home for university.
Women Rowing North by Mary Pipher
Reflections on the ageism, misogyny and loss that women might encounter as they grow older.
From the Ground Up by Howard Schultz with Joanne Gordon
The former chief executive of Starbucks recounts his journey to success and shares the inspirational stories of others.
Figuring by Maria Popova
The achievements and private relationships of several interconnecting historical figures.
The First Conspiracy by Brad Meltzer and Josh Mensch
The story of a secret plot to kill George Washington in 1776.
Bad Blood by John Carreyrou
The rise and fall of the biotech startup Theranos.
The Unwinding of the Miracle by Julie Yip-Williams
After receiving a terminal cancer diagnosis, a lawyer and mother of two chronicles her life.
The Library Book by Susan Orlean
The story of the 1986 fire at the Los Angeles Public Library provides a backdrop to the evolution and purpose of libraries.
Let Me Finish by Chris Christie
The former governor of New Jersey describes his relationship with President Trump and the tensions among others close to the president.
The Truths We Hold by Kamala Harris
A memoir by a daughter of immigrants who was raised in Oakland, Calif., and became the second black woman ever elected to the United States Senate.
Team of Vipers by Cliff Sims
The former special assistant to President Trump recalls what he considers his successes and failures in the White House.
Maid by Stephanie Land
An unexpected pregnancy forces the author to navigate challenges faced by the working poor.
The Point of It All by Charles Krauthammer,
A collection of essays, speeches and unpublished writings by the late conservative columnist.
Zucked by Roger McNamee
A Silicon Valley investor and mentor to Mark Zuckerberg describes some of the negative effects of the attention economy on our democracy and the greater culture.