The New York Times Bestsellers

Hardcover Fiction - August 20, 2017

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1.The Late Show, by Michael Connelly. Renée Ballard, a young detective with the L.A.P.D., investigates crimes against two women

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2.Camino Island, by John Grisham. A search for stolen rare manuscripts leads to a Florida island.

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3.The Lying Game, by Ruth Ware. Four school friends reunite as their long-held secret threatens to emerge.

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4.House Of Spies, by Daniel Silva. Gabriel Allon, the Israeli art restorer and spy, now the head of Israel’s secret intelligence service, pursues an ISIS mastermind.

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5.Paradise Valley, by C. J. Box. A North Dakota investigator pursues a trucker who preys on prostitutes.

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6.Into The Water, by Paula Hawkins. In this psychological thriller by the author of “The Girl on the Train,” women are found drowned in a river in an English town.

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7.A Gentleman In Moscow, by Amor Towles. A Russian count undergoes 30 years of house arrest.

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8.Mrs. Fletcher, by Tom Perrotta. A divorced woman has a sexual awakening in the digital age.

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9.Crime Scene, by Jonathan Kellerman and Jesse Kellerman. Clay Edison, a deputy coroner and former star athlete, investigates a possible murder.

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10.Murder Games, by James Patterson and Howard Roughan. An expert on serial murder becomes involved in the hunt for a New York City killer.

Hardcover Nonfiction - August 20, 2017

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1.Al Franken, Giant Of The Senate, by Al Franken. A memoir by the Democratic senator from Minnesota and former “Saturday Night Live” writer and performer.

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2.Astrophysics For People In A Hurry, by Neil deGrasse Tyson. A straightforward, easy-to-understand introduction to the universe.

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3.Hillbilly Elegy, by JD Vance. A Yale Law School graduate looks at the struggles of America’s white working class through his own childhood.

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4.Conscience Of A Conservative, by Jeff Flake. The Arizona senator defends traditional conservative values, says the movement has lost its way and calls for a return to principle.

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5.Devil's Bargain, by Joshua Green. A deeply reported account of the relationship between Donald Trump and his chief strategist, Steve Bannon.

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6.Option B, by Sheryl Sandberg and Adam Grant. Insight on facing adversity and building resilience.

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7.The Big Lie, by Dinesh D'Souza. The conservative commentator argues that the American left is a fascist threat.

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8.Rediscovering Americanism, by Mark R. Levin. The radio host argues that the founding fathers would be shocked by the expansion of modern government.

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9.Understanding Trump, by Newt Gingrich. The former House speaker explains the president’s philosophy and political agenda.

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10.Killers Of The Flower Moon, by David Grann. The story of a murder spree in 1920s Oklahoma that targeted Osage Indians, whose lands contained oil.