Hardcover Fiction - May 29, 2016
1.15th Affair, by James Patterson and Maxine Paetro. A brutal murder threatens the domestic happiness of the San Francisco police detective Lindsay Boxer, who turns for help to the Women's Murder Club.
2.The Last Mile, by David Baldacci. In a sequel to “Memory Man,” Amos Decker, a detective with an extraordinary memory, helps the F.B.I. investigate the case of a convicted killer who wins a last-minute reprieve.
3.The Girl On The Train, by Paula Hawkins. A psychological thriller set in the environs of London.
4.Extreme Prey, by John Sandford. Lucas Davenport, who has left the Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension, is in Iowa trying to foil a plot to assassinate a Hillary Clinton-like candidate. The 26th Lucas Davenport thriller.
5.The Nest, by Cynthia D'Aprix Sweeney. Siblings in a dysfunctional New York family must grapple with a reduced inheritance.
6.The Apartment, by Danielle Steel. Four young women share a Hell’s Kitchen loft.
7.Everybody's Fool, by Richard Russo. We’re back in North Bath, N.Y., in a sequel to “Nobody’s Fool.”
8.Larose, by Louise Erdrich. A North Dakota man who accidentally kills his best friend’s son gives up his own boy in exchange.
9.Eligible, by Curtis Sittenfeld. The author of “Prep” and “American Wife” retells “Pride and Prejudice,” set in the Cincinnati suburbs in the present.
10.All The Light We Cannot See, by Anthony Doerr. The lives of a blind French girl and a gadget-obsessed German boy before and during World War II.
Hardcover Nonfiction - May 29, 2016
1.Hamilton: The Revolution, by Lin-Manuel Miranda and Jeremy McCarter. The libretto of the Grammy- and Pulitzer Prize-winning musical, annotated by its creator, along with backstage photos, a production history and interviews with the cast.
2.The Rainbow Comes And Goes, by Anderson Cooper and Gloria Vanderbilt. Mother and son discuss their relationship and difficult family history.
3.Grit, by Angela Duckworth. A psychologist and consultant argues that passion and perseverance are the keys to success.
4.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.
5.Valiant Ambition, by Nathaniel Philbrick. The relationship between George Washington and Benedict Arnold.
6.Shoe Dog, by Phil Knight. A memoir by the founder of Nike.
7.Five Presidents, by Clint Hill with Lisa McCubbin. A retired Secret Service agent discusses his experience with presidents from Eisenhower to Ford.
8.Becoming Grandma, by Lesley Stahl. The reporter investigates how “grandmothering” transforms a woman’s life.
9.Red Platoon, by Clinton Romesha. The deadly 13-hour battle for a remote combat outpost in Afghanistan in 2009, by a soldier who received the Medal of Honor.
10.Between The World And Me, by Ta-Nehisi Coates. A meditation on race in America; winner of the National Book Award.