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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

A recluse who drinks heavily and takes prescription drugs may have witnessed a crime across from her Harlem townhouse.
The Wife Between Us by Greer Hendricks and Sarah Pekkanen
The connections linking a hedge fund manager, his ex-wife and his fiancée are explored from several points of view.
Origin by Dan Brown
A symbology professor goes on a perilous quest with a beautiful museum director.
The Rooster Bar by John Grisham
Three students at a sleazy for-profit law school hope to expose the student-loan banker who runs it.
An artist upends a quiet town outside Cleveland.
Sing, Unburied, Sing by Jesmyn Ward
A 13-year-old boy comes of age in Mississippi while his black mother takes him and his toddler sister to pick up their white father, who is getting released from the state penitentiary.
The Immortalists by Chloe Benjamin
Four adolescents learn the dates of their deaths from a psychic and their lives go on different courses.
Before We Were Yours by Lisa Wingate
A South Carolina lawyer learns about the questionable practices of a Tennessee orphanage.
Blood Fury by JR Ward
The third book in the Black Dagger Legacy series.
Robicheaux by James Lee Burke
A bereaved detective confronts his past and works to clear his name when he becomes a suspect during an investigation into the murder of the man who killed his wife.
The People Vs. Alex Cross by James Patterson
Detective Cross takes on a case even though he has been suspended from the department and taken to federal court to stand trial on murder charges.
End Game by David Baldacci
Jessica Reel and Will Robie fight a dangerous adversary in Colorado.
The Midnight Line by Lee Child
Jack Reacher tracks down the owner of a pawned West Point class ring and stumbles upon a large criminal enterprise.
A Gentleman in Moscow by Amor Towles
A Russian count undergoes 30 years of house arrest.
Artemis by Andy Weir
A small-time smuggler living in a lunar colony schemes to pay off an old debt by pulling off a challenging heist.

Hardcover Nonfiction

Fire and Fury by Michael Wolff
A journalist offers an inside account of the first year of the Trump White House.
When by Daniel H Pink
Research from several fields reveals the ideal time to make small decisions and big life changes.
Astrophysics for People in a Hurry by Neil deGrasse Tyson
A straightforward, easy-to-understand introduction to the universe.
Leonardo Da Vinci by Walter Isaacson
A biography of the Italian Renaissance polymath which connects his work in various disciplines.
The Last Black Unicorn by Tiffany Haddish
The comedian recounts growing up in South Central Los Angeles, exacting revenge on an ex-boyfriend and finding success after a period of homelessness.
Grant by Ron Chernow
A biography of the Union general of the Civil War and two-term president of the United States.
Andrew Jackson and the Miracle of New Orleans by Brian Kilmeade and Don Yaeger
Major General Jackson takes on the British in Louisiana.
Promise Me, Dad by Joe Biden
The former vice president recalls his toughest year in office, as his son battled brain cancer.
Hillbilly Elegy by JD Vance
A Yale Law School graduate examines white working class struggles.
The story of a murder spree in 1920s Oklahoma that targeted Osage Indians.
Tell Me More by Kelly Corrigan
A dozen essays based on short phrases that have defined some of the memoir writer's close relationships.
When Breath Becomes Air by Paul Kalanithi
A memoir by a physician who received a diagnosis of Stage IV lung cancer at the age of 36.
Let Trump Be Trump by Corey R Lewandowski and David N Bossie
Insider accounts of the Republican presidential campaign and its outcome by two of its advisers.
The Road Not Taken by Max Boot
A re-examination of the covert operative Edward Lansdale and America's involvement in Vietnam, based on declassified documents and hidden letters.
27 psychiatrists and mental health experts give their assessments of the president.