The New York Times Bestsellers

Hardcover Fiction - December 6, 2015

1.Tricky Twenty-two, by Janet Evanovich. The New Jersey bounty hunter Stephanie Plum pursues a fraternity member arrested for beating up a college dean and investigates a murder. 2

2.The Guilty, by David Baldacci. The government hit man Will Robie investigates murder charges against his estranged father in their Mississippi hometown.

3.Rogue Lawyer, by John Grisham. The attorney Sebastian Rudd is a “lone gunman” who hates injustice and the system and defends unpopular clients.

4.The Bazaar Of Bad Dreams, by Stephen King. Twenty stories, some never before published.

5.See Me, by Nicholas Sparks. A couple in love are threatened by secrets from the past.

6.The Crossing, by Michael Connelly. The retired detective Harry Bosch reluctantly agrees to help his half brother, a defense attorney.

7.All Dressed In White, by Mary Higgins Clark and Alafair Burke. A TV producer investigates a bride’s disappearance for her show, “Under Suspicion.”

8.The Pharaoh's Secret, by Clive Cussler and Graham Brown. Kurt Austin and Joe Zavala must save the NUMA crew from a mysterious toxin deployed by a villain who wants to build a new Egyptian empire.

9.The Mistletoe Inn, by Richard Paul Evans. An aspiring romance writer with a broken heart meets a complicated man at a Christmas writers’ retreat.

10.The Magic Strings Of Frankie Presto, by Mitch Albom. A mystical tale of a guitar genius’s journey through 20th-century music.

Hardcover Nonfiction - December 6, 2015

1.Killing Reagan, by Bill O'Reilly and Martin Dugard. The host of “The O’Reilly Factor” recounts the events surrounding the attempted assassination of President Reagan in 1981.

2.Thomas Jefferson And The Tripoli Pirates, by Brian Kilmeade and Don Yaeger. The war against the Barbary pirates in 1801.

3.Destiny And Power, by Jon Meacham. A biography of George H.W. Bush.

4.Troublemaker, by Leah Remini and Rebecca Paley. The actress describes her life in Scientology and the aftermath of her break with the church in 2013.

5.Between The World And Me, by Ta-Nehisi Coates. A meditation on race in America as well as a personal story by the Atlantic's national correspondent.

6.The Witches, by Stacy Schiff. An account of the Salem witch trials of 1692.

7.M Train, by Patti Smith. A meditation on art, loss and the past by the singer-songwriter, the author of the National Book Award-winning “Just Kids.”

8.Lights Out, by Ted Koppel. The journalist warns that we are unprepared for a cyberattack on the nation’s power grids could paralyze our infrastructure.

9.Humans Of New York: Stories, by Brandon Stanton. Photographs and interviews from the creator of the blog and the book “Humans of New York.”

10.Notorious Rbg, by Irin Carmon and Shana Knizhnik. A celebration of the life and career of Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg.