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New York Times Best Sellers

Hardcover Fiction

New York Times Fiction Best SellersJune 2, 2024
The Women by Kristin Hannah
In 1965, a nursing student follows her brother to serve during the Vietnam War and returns to a divided America.
Funny Story by Emily Henry
After their exes run off together, Daphne and Miles form a friendship and concoct a plan involving misleading photos.
Think Twice by Harlan Coben
The 12th book in the Myron Bolitar series. Myron’s client, whom he eulogized three years ago, might still be alive and is the main suspect in a double homicide.
Fourth Wing by Rebecca Yarros
Violet Sorrengail is urged by the commanding general, who also is her mother, to become a candidate for the elite dragon riders.
The Paradise Problem by Christina Lauren
A large inheritance forces an unlikely couple, who married each other to attain subsidized housing when they were in college, back together.
Three estranged siblings find evidence of a dark secret involving their absent father and recently deceased mother.
Iron Flame by Rebecca Yarros
The second book in the Empyrean series. Violet Sorrengail’s next round of training might require her to betray the man she loves.
The 24th Hour by James Patterson and Maxine Paetro
The 24th book in the Women’s Murder Club series. A high-society killer could spell trouble for members of the club.
Five Broken Blades by Mai Corland
Five dangerous liars must trust one another enough to kill the God King Joon.
All Fours by Miranda July
A semi-famous artist leaves her family behind to drive herself across country but takes a detour to a nondescript motel.
Long Island by Colm Tóibín
In 1976, an Irish woman who lives surrounded by her husband’s Italian American family is told he impregnated another woman.
A Calamity of Souls by David Baldacci
Lawyers from different backgrounds represent a Black man charged with killing a wealthy white couple in Virginia in 1968.
Table for Two by Amor Towles
A collection of six short stories based in New York City around the year 2000 and a novella set during the Golden Age of Hollywood.
A widow working the night shift at the Sowell Bay Aquarium is aided in solving a mystery by a giant Pacific octopus living there.
Summers at the Saint by Mary Kay Andrews
Traci Eddings, the widowed owner of a faded landmark hotel on the coast of Georgia, has one summer to return it to its past glory.

Hardcover Nonfiction

New York Times Nonfiction Best SellersJune 2, 2024
The Situation Room by George Stephanopoulos with Lisa Dickey
The ABC host and former adviser to President Clinton describes the location where and conditions under which a dozen presidential administrations handled crises.
The Demon of Unrest by Erik Larson
The author of “The Splendid and the Vile” portrays the months between the election of Abraham Lincoln and the beginning of the Civil War.
The Anxious Generation by Jonathan Haidt
A co-author of “The Coddling of the American Mind” looks at the mental health impacts that a phone-based life has on children.
You Never Know by Tom Selleck with Ellis Henican
The actor charts his journey from his California childhood to success in Hollywood.
Rebel Girl by Kathleen Hanna
The feminist punk musician shares stories about her time in the bands Bikini Kill, Le Tigre and the Julie Ruin.
An Unfinished Love Story by Doris Kearns Goodwin
A trove of items collected by the Pulitzer Prize-winning historian’s late husband inspired an appraisal of central figures and pivotal moments of the 1960s.
The End of Everything by Victor Davis Hanson
The author of “The Dying Citizen” and “The Case for Trump” looks at how some societies obliterate their foes.
Down with the System by Serj Tankian
The lead singer and lyricist of the Grammy Award-winning metal band System of a Down tracks his unlikely path in life and music.
I'm Glad My Mom Died by Jennette McCurdy
The actress and filmmaker describes her eating disorders and difficult relationship with her mother.
Bits and Pieces by Whoopi Goldberg
The EGOT winner shares personal stories about her mother and older brother and the struggles they faced.
Outlive by Peter Attia with Bill Gifford
A look at recent scientific research on aging and longevity.
Fire in the Hole! by Bob Parsons with Laura Morton
The founder of GoDaddy and other businesses delves into the struggles that he encountered on his way to success.
The journalist and co-founder of the media organization The Free Press gives her take on progressive politics.
Challenger by Adam Higginbotham
The author of “Midnight of Chernobyl” chronicles the history of the space shuttle program with a focus on the 1986 disaster that killed all seven people on board.
Quanta and Fields by Sean Carroll
The author of "The Biggest Ideas in the Universe" shares insights into the ways in which physicists think.