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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 SellersJanuary 23, 2022
Invisible by Danielle Steel
The daughter of a couple in a loveless marriage is discovered by a British filmmaker and thrust into the public eye.
Nora Seed finds a library beyond the edge of the universe that contains books with multiple possibilities of the lives one could have lived.
Call Us What We Carry by Amanda Gorman
A debut collection of poems on identity and history by the presidential inaugural poet who wrote “The Hill We Climb.”
The Lincoln Highway by Amor Towles
Two friends who escaped from a juvenile work farm take Emmett Watson on an unexpected journey to New York City in 1954.
Hannah Hall discovers truths about her missing husband and bonds with his daughter from a previous relationship.
The Judge's List by John Grisham
The second book in the Whistler series. Investigator Lacy Stoltz goes after a serial killer and closes in on a sitting judge.
Wish You Were Here by Jodi Picoult
Diana O’Toole re-evaluates her seemingly perfect life when a pandemic disrupts her vacation in the Galápagos Islands.
The Maid by Nita Prose
When a wealthy man is found dead in his room, a maid at the Regency Grand Hotel becomes a lead suspect.
After a ship explodes, 10 people struggling to survive pull a man who claims to be the Lord out of the sea.
Cloud Cuckoo Land by Anthony Doerr
An interconnected cast of dreamers and outsiders are in dangerous and disparate settings past, present and future.
Reckless Girls by Rachel Hawkins
Six visitors who go to an island in the middle of the Pacific Ocean encounter death and danger.
The Wish by Nicholas Sparks
Maggie Dawes, a renowned travel photographer, struggles with a medical diagnosis over Christmas.
The third book in the High Republic series. Marchion Ro plans a new attack.
The ninth book in the Outlander series. As the Revolutionary War moves closer to Fraser’s Ridge, Claire and Jamie reunite with their daughter and her family.
The School for Good Mothers by Jessamine Chan
After one moment of poor judgment, government officials will decide if Frida Liu will get to keep her child.

Hardcover Nonfiction

New York Times Nonfiction Best SellersJanuary 23, 2022
Unthinkable by Jamie Raskin
The Maryland congressman describes leading the impeachment effort against the former president shortly after his son’s death by suicide and the insurrection at the Capitol.
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.
Will by Will Smith with Mark Manson
The actor, producer and musician tells his life story and lessons he learned along the way.
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.
The Storyteller by Dave Grohl
A memoir by the musician known for his work with Foo Fighters and Nirvana.
Untamed by Glennon Doyle
The activist and public speaker describes her journey of listening to her inner voice.
Greenlights by Matthew McConaughey
The Academy Award-winning actor shares snippets from the diaries he kept over the last 35 years.
Taste by Stanley Tucci
The award-winning actor reflects on his career, Italian-American heritage, meals and mishaps.
Peril by Bob Woodward and Robert Costa
The Washington Post journalists detail the dangers and challenges during the transition to the Biden presidency.
A two-volume celebration of 154 songs, with handwritten texts, paintings and photographs from the songwriter’s archives.
Think Again by Adam Grant
An examination of the cognitive skills of rethinking and unlearning that could be used to adapt to a rapidly changing world.
The Real Anthony Fauci by Robert F. Kennedy Jr
The anti-vaccine advocate gives his take on the chief medical advisor to the president.
American Marxism by Mark R. Levin
The Fox News host gives his take on the Green New Deal, critical race theory and social activism.
The Dawn of Everything by David Graeber and David Wengrow
A reinvestigation of social evolution and suggestions for new ways of organizing society.
All About Me! by Mel Brooks
The EGOT and Kennedy Center honoree shares stories about making comedy for the stage, film and television.