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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 SellersJune 30, 2019
A woman who survived alone in the marsh becomes a murder suspect.
Unsolved by James Patterson and David Ellis
A string of seemingly accidental and unrelated deaths confound F.B.I. agent Emmy Dockery.
Mrs. Everything by Jennifer Weiner
The story of two sisters, Jo and Bethie Kaufman, and their life experiences as the world around them changes drastically from the 1950s.
City of Girls by Elizabeth Gilbert
An 89-year-old Vivian Morris looks back at the direction her life took when she entered the 1940s New York theater scene.
Jack Ryan Jr.’s latest adventures take him on a mission to stop an international criminal conspiracy and deal with tragic news.
The Oracle by Clive Cussler and Robin Burcell
Treasure-hunting couple, Sam and Remi Fargo, embark on a new adventure to find a sacred ancient scroll and lift its curse.
Recursion by Blake Crouch
A dark force alters people's memories so drastically that reality itself starts to shift.
Redemption by David Baldacci
The fifth book in the Memory Man series. The first man Amos Decker put behind bars asks to have his name cleared.
The Summer Guests by Mary Alice Monroe
A hurricane threatening the coasts of Florida and South Carolina leads to a group of strangers sheltering together in a home.
Little Dog writes a letter to a mother who cannot read, revealing a family history.
Queen Bee by Dorothea Benton Frank
A beekeeper’s quiet life is unsettled by her demanding mother, outgoing sister and neighboring widower.
The Guest Book by Sarah Blake
Evie Milton uncovers a story going back a couple generations that may shatter a family myth.
The 18th Abduction by James Patterson and Maxine Paetro
The 18th book in the Women's Murder Club series. Lindsay Boxer investigates the disappearance of three female teachers.
Fall by Neal Stephenson
A dead multibillionaire’s brain is scanned and turned back on at a time when humans live as digital souls.
The Silent Patient by Alex Michaelides
Theo Faber looks into the mystery of a famous painter who stops speaking after shooting her husband.

Hardcover Nonfiction

New York Times Nonfiction Best SellersJune 30, 2019
Unfreedom of the Press by Mark R Levin
The conservative commentator and radio host makes his case that the press is aligned with political ideology.
Songs of America by Jon Meacham and Tim McGraw
Pulitzer Prize winner Jon Meacham and Grammy Award winner Tim McGraw explore how America was shaped by music.
The Pioneers by David McCullough
The Pulitzer Prize-winning historian tells the story of the settling of the Northwest Territory through five main characters.
Howard Stern Comes Again by Howard Stern
The radio interviewer delves into some of his favorite on-air conversations from the past four decades of his career.
Educated by Tara Westover
The daughter of survivalists leaves home for university.
Becoming by Michelle Obama
The former first lady describes how she balanced work, family and her husband’s political ascent.
Sea Stories by William H McRaven
A memoir by the retired four-star Navy admiral, including the capture of Saddam Hussein and the raid to kill Osama bin Laden.
Siege by Michael Wolff
The author of “Fire and Fury” weaves a story of the second year of the Trump White House.
The British Are Coming by Rick Atkinson
The Pulitzer Prize-winning historian and journalist begins his Revolution Trilogy with events from 1775 to 1777.
CNN's chief White House correspondent details his experience covering Donald Trump's presidential campaign and administration.
More Than Enough by Elaine Welteroth
The journalist explores several themes such as race, power, identity and love.
The Moment of Lift by Melinda Gates
The philanthropist shares stories of empowering women to improve society.
Every Man a Hero by Ray Lambert and Jim DeFelice
A firsthand account of two brothers who served in the Army during D-Day.
The Second Mountain by David Brooks
A New York Times Op-Ed columnist espouses having an outward focus to attain a meaningful life.
One Giant Leap by Charles Fishman
A behind-the-scenes account of the race to plan and execute the first mission to the moon in the 1960s.