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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

The Great Alone by Kristin Hannah
A former prisoner of war returns from Vietnam and moves his family to Alaska, where they face tough conditions.
An American Marriage by Tayari Jones
A newlywed couple's relationship is tested when the husband is sentenced to 12 years in prison.
A recluse who drinks heavily and takes prescription drugs may have witnessed a crime across from her Harlem townhouse.
Still Me by Jojo Moyes
Louisa Clark moves to New York and is torn between high society and the life she enjoys at a vintage clothing store.
Look for Me by Lisa Gardner
Sergeant Detective D.D. Warren teams up with a torture survivor to find a missing teenager whose family members were gunned down.
Dark in Death by JD Robb
Lieutenant Eve Dallas must find a killer inspired by police thrillers before another victim is murdered.
An artist upends a quiet town outside Cleveland.
Origin by Dan Brown
A symbology professor goes on a perilous quest with a beautiful museum director.
Before We Were Yours by Lisa Wingate
A South Carolina lawyer learns about the questionable practices of a Tennessee orphanage.
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.
Fall from Grace by Danielle Steel
A widow left out of her husband's will tries to make a new life as a fashion designer.
The Wife Between Us by Greer Hendricks and Sarah Pekkanen
The story of a love triangle is told from several points of view.
The Immortalists by Chloe Benjamin
Four adolescents learn the dates of their deaths from a psychic and their lives go on different courses.
Sing, Unburied, Sing by Jesmyn Ward
A 13-year-old boy comes of age while his black mother takes him to pick up his white father from the state penitentiary.
City of Endless Night by Douglas Preston and Lincoln Child
A New York City detective and an F.B.I. special agent track down a killer.

Hardcover Nonfiction

Fire and Fury by Michael Wolff
A journalist offers an inside account of the first year of the Trump White House.
Obama by Pete Souza
More than 300 pictures of the former president by his White House photographer, with behind-the-scenes stories.
All-american Murder by James Patterson and Alex Abramovich with Mike Harvkey
The story of Aaron Hernandez, the New England Patriots tight end convicted of first-degree murder.
Directorate S by Steve Coll
How the United States failed to understand a secret wing of a Pakistani intelligence agency and doomed two wars.
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 story of a murder spree in 1920s Oklahoma that targeted Osage Indians.
A divinity school professor examines her tacit beliefs when she learns she has late-stage colon cancer.
The Last Black Unicorn by Tiffany Haddish
The comedian recounts growing up in South Central Los Angeles and finding success after a period of homelessness.
Promise Me, Dad by Joe Biden
The former vice president recalls his toughest year in office, as his son battled brain cancer.
How Democracies Die by Steven Levitsky and Daniel Ziblatt
The decline of democracies in Europe and Latin America and ways to avoid authoritarianism.
When by Daniel H Pink
Research reveals the ideal time to make small decisions and big life changes.
Trumpocracy by David Frum
A former speechwriter for George W. Bush argues how America might become an illiberal democracy.
Grant by Ron Chernow
A biography of the Union general of the Civil War and two-term president.
The Line Becomes a River by Francisco Cantú
A memoir by a former U.S. Border Patrol agent who is the grandson of a Mexican immigrant.