The New York Times Bestsellers

Hardcover Fiction - January 29, 2017

The%20Mistress
 
1.The Mistress, by Danielle Steel. The beautiful mistress of a Russian oligarch falls in love with an artist and yearns for freedom.

The%20Whistler
 
2.The Whistler, by John Grisham. A whistleblower alerts a Florida investigator to judicial corruption involving the Mob and Indian casinos.

The%20Underground%20Railroad
 
3.The Underground Railroad, by Colson Whitehead. A slave girl heads toward freedom on the network, envisioned as actual tracks and tunnels.

Two%20By%20Two
 
4.Two By Two, by Nicholas Sparks. A man who became a single father when his marriage and business collapsed learns to take a chance on a new love.

Cross%20The%20Line
 
5.Cross The Line, by James Patterson. Detective Alex Cross and his wife, Bree, team up to catch a killer causing chaos in Washington, D.C.

Below%20The%20Belt
 
6.Below The Belt, by Stuart Woods. The New York lawyer Stone Barrington faces danger when he finds himself in possession of a retired C.I.A. agent’s explosive memoir.

Small%20Great%20Things
 
7.Small Great Things, by Jodi Picoult. A medical crisis entangles a black nurse, a white supremacist father and a white lawyer.

The%20Chemist
 
8.The Chemist, by Stephenie Meyer. A specialist in chemically controlled torture, on the run from her former employers, takes on one last job.

No%20Mans%20Land
 
9.No Man's Land, by David Baldacci. John Puller, a special agent with the Army, searches for the truth about his mother, who disappeared 30 years ago.

The%20Guests%20On%20South%20Battery
 
10.The Guests On South Battery, by Karen White. Spirits invade the life of a Charleston realtor.

Hardcover Nonfiction - January 29, 2017

Hillbilly%20Elegy
 
1.Hillbilly Elegy, by J. D. Vance. A Yale Law School graduate looks at the struggles of America’s white working class through his own childhood in the Rust Belt.

Three%20Days%20In%20January
 
2.Three Days In January, by Bret Baier with Catherine Whitney. Eisenhower’s farewell address and his role in the Kennedy transition.

Killing%20The%20Rising%20Sun
 
3.Killing The Rising Sun, by Bill O'Reilly and Martin Dugard. The host of “The O’Reilly Factor” recounts the final years of World War II.

The%20Princess%20Diarist
 
4.The Princess Diarist, by Carrie Fisher. Recollections of life on the set of the first Star Wars movie by the actress and writer, who died in December.

The%20Magnolia%20Story
 
5.The Magnolia Story, by Chip Gaines and Joanna Gaines with Mark Dagostino. The lives of the couple who star in the HGTV show “Fixer Upper.”

The%20Undoing%20Project
 
6.The Undoing Project, by Michael Lewis. How the psychologists Daniel Kahneman and Amos Tversky upended assumptions about the decision-making process and invented the field of behavioral economics.

The%20Lost%20City%20Of%20The%20Monkey%20God
 
7.The Lost City Of The Monkey God, by Douglas Preston. A frightening search for a lost civilization in the Honduran rain forest.

The%20Great%20Equalizer
 
8.The Great Equalizer, by David M. Smick. A call for economic policies that will promote economic growth by encouraging Main Street capitalism (small businesses and start-ups) rather than Wall Street capitalism.

The%20Book%20Of%20Joy
 
9.The Book Of Joy, by Dalai Lama and Desmond Tutu. A discussion between two spiritual leaders about how to find joy in the face of suffering.

The%20Hidden%20Life%20Of%20Trees
 
10.The Hidden Life Of Trees, by Peter Wohlleben. A forester presents scientific research on the way trees interact with one another. A best seller in Germany.