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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 Rooster Bar by John Grisham
Three students at a sleazy for-profit law school hope to expose the student-loan banker who runs it.
Origin by Dan Brown
A symbology professor goes on a perilous quest with a beautiful museum director.
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.
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.
End Game by David Baldacci
Jessica Reel and Will Robie fight a dangerous adversary in Colorado.
Past Perfect by Danielle Steel
A Manhattan family moves into a mansion in San Francisco and encounters the ghosts of its original inhabitants.
President Jack Ryan seeks to identify the hidden forces escalating the tensions between China and the United States.
Hardcore Twenty-four by Janet Evanovich
When a homeless man is murdered, the bounty hunter Stephanie Plum searches for the killer.
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.
Two Kinds of Truth by Michael Connelly
While he investigates the murder of two pharmacists, an old case comes back to haunt Harry Bosch.
Oathbringer by Brandon Sanderson
The third volume of the Stormlight Archive. The War of Reckoning ends and the Voidbringers return.
Sleeping Beauties by Stephen King and Owen King
Women who fall asleep become shrouded in mysterious cocoons while the men battle one another.
An artist upends a quiet town outside Cleveland.
A Column of Fire by Ken Follett
A pair of lovers find themselves on opposite sides of a conflict while Queen Elizabeth fights to maintain her throne.
Uncommon Type by Tom Hanks
Seventeen short stories, each incorporating a typewriter, by the Academy Award-winning actor.

Hardcover Nonfiction

Leonardo Da Vinci by Walter Isaacson
A biography of the Italian Renaissance polymath which connects his work in various disciplines.
Grant by Ron Chernow
A biography of the Union general of the Civil War and two-term president of the United States.
Obama by Pete Souza
More than 300 pictures of the former president by his White House photographer, with behind-the-scenes stories.
Promise Me, Dad by Joe Biden
The former vice president recalls his toughest year in office, as his son battled brain cancer.
Andrew Jackson and the Miracle of New Orleans by Brian Kilmeade and Don Yaeger
Major General Jackson takes on the British in Louisiana.
Astrophysics for People in a Hurry by Neil deGrasse Tyson
A straightforward, easy-to-understand introduction to the universe.
Killing England by Bill O'Reilly and Martin Dugard
Major events and battles during the Revolutionary War are told from several perspectives.
Bobby Kennedy by Chris Matthews
The New York senator's journey from his formative years to his tragic run for president.
Sisters First by Jenna Bush Hager and Barbara Pierce Bush
How the twin daughters of former president George W. Bush grew up in the public eye.
What Happened by Hillary Rodham Clinton
An inside look at her campaign and how she recovered in its aftermath.
Endurance by Scott Kelly
A memoir by the retired astronaut and former commander of the International Space Station.
What Unites Us by Dan Rather and Elliot Kirschner
A collection of essays that define the historical changes and essential institutions of America to suggest ways to overcome divisions within the country.
The story of a murder spree in 1920s Oklahoma that targeted Osage Indians.
We Were Eight Years in Power by Ta-Nehisi Coates
A series of essays that cover each year of the Obama administration and the writer's own journey.
Hillbilly Elegy by JD Vance
A Yale Law School graduate examines white working class struggles.