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New York Times Best Sellers

Hardcover Fiction

New York Times Fiction Best SellersJuly 10, 2022
The Hotel Nantucket by Elin Hilderbrand
The new general manager of a hotel far from its Gilded Age heyday deals with the complicated pasts of her guests and staff.
Sparring Partners by John Grisham
Three novellas: “Homecoming,” “Strawberry Moon” and “Sparring Partners.”
An actress escaping bad press goes to a Vermont lake house and uncovers secrets within a neighboring couple’s marriage.
Escape by James Patterson and David Ellis
The third book in the Billy Harney thriller series. Detective Harney goes after a billionaire crime boss and a prison escape artist.
Lapvona by Ottessa Moshfegh
When a motherless shepherd boy gets in violent proximity to a depraved lord’s family, occult forces upset the old order in a medieval fief.
Nora Seed finds a library beyond the edge of the universe that contains books with multiple possibilities of the lives one could have lived.
Hannah Hall discovers truths about her missing husband and bonds with his daughter from a previous relationship.
Meant to Be by Emily Giffin
Joe, the disappointing scion of a family considered American royalty, and Cate, a budding model seeking to escape her surroundings, find each other.
Horse by Geraldine Brooks
The story of a racehorse, an enslaved groom and an itinerant painter reverberates in three different eras.
Run, Rose, Run by Dolly Parton and James Patterson
A singer-songwriter goes to Nashville seeking stardom but is followed by her dark past.
Lessons in Chemistry by Bonnie Garmus
A scientist and single mother living in California in the 1960s becomes a star on a TV cooking show.
The Lies I Tell by Julie Clark
A woman hoping to take down a con artist finds that her assumptions about her begin to fall apart in the process.
Tom Clancy: Zero Hour by Don Bentley
Jack Ryan Jr. appears to be the only person who can stop a second Korean war.
Nightwork by Nora Roberts
Harry Booth, a master thief, breaks things off with Miranda when a dangerous contact might harm her.
The Paris Apartment by Lucy Foley
Jess has suspicions about her half-brother’s neighbors when he goes missing.

Hardcover Nonfiction

New York Times Nonfiction Best SellersJuly 10, 2022
Battle for the American Mind by Pete Hegseth with David Goodwin
The "Fox & Friends Weekend" host makes his case for what he calls classical Christian education.
An Immense World by Ed Yong
The Pulitzer Prize–winning science writer explains the sensory perceptions and ways of communication used by a variety of animals.
Happy-go-lucky by David Sedaris
The humorist portrays personal and public upheavals of his life in its seventh decade and the world in the time of a pandemic.
Killing the Killers by Bill O'Reilly and Martin Dugard
The 11th book in the conservative commentator’s Killing series gives an account of the global war against terrorists.
James Patterson by James Patterson
The author’s life, from growing up in small-town New York to working in the advertising industry to becoming a successful storyteller.
Finding Me by Viola Davis
The multiple award-winning actress describes the difficulties she encountered before claiming her sense of self and achieving professional success.
The stand-up comedian and podcaster shares stories of parenting and strange encounters.
River of the Gods by Candice Millard
The story of the hardships encountered during 19th-century expeditions in Africa, and the complicated partnerships behind them.
Crying in H Mart by Michelle Zauner
The daughter of a Korean mother and Jewish-American father, and leader of the indie rock project Japanese Breakfast, describes creating her own identity after losing her mother to cancer.
Greenlights by Matthew McConaughey
The Academy Award-winning actor shares snippets from the diaries he kept over the last 35 years.
Rough Draft by Katy Tur
The MSNBC anchor describes growing up with her helicopter journalist parents and her own journey in covering the news.
A look at potential changes in globalization.
What Happened to You? by Bruce D. Perry and Oprah Winfrey
An approach to dealing with trauma that shifts an essential question used to investigate it.
Scars and Stripes by Tim Kennedy and Nick Palmisciano
The Green Beret and former mixed martial arts fighter describes how his failures shaped who he is today.
The 1619 Project by edited Nikole Hannah-Jones, Caitlin Roper, Ilena Silverman and Jake Silverstein
Viewing America’s entanglement with slavery and its legacy, in essays adapted and expanded from The New York Times Magazine.