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New York Times Bestseller List

Sales period of January 16-22

 

Fiction

 

  1. Lessons in Chemistry, by Bonnie Garmus. (Doubleday) A scientist and single mother living in California in the 1960s becomes a star on a TV cooking show.
  2. The Cabinet of Dr. Leng, by Douglas Preston & Lincoln Child. (Grand Central) The 21st book in the Pendergast series. Constance Greene travels back in time to prevent the deaths of her siblings.
  3. House of Wolves, by James Patterson and Mike Lupica. (Little, Brown) After her father is murdered, Jenny Wolf becomes the head of a powerful family in California.
  4. Tomorrow, And Tomorrow, And Tomorrow, by Gabrielle Zevin. (Knopf) Two friends find their partnership challenged in the world of video game design.
  5. How To Sell A Haunted House, by Grady Hendrix. (Berkley) After her parents die, Louise encounters more than she expected in dealing with the family home.
  6. The House In The Pines, by Ana Reyes. (Dutton) Seven years after witnessing her best friend drop dead, Maya returns to her Berkshires hometown to piece together what happened.
  7. Hell Bent, by Leigh Bardugo. (Flatiron) The second book in the Alex Stern series. Alex risks her future at Lethe and Yale to get Darlington out of purgatory.
  8. The Boys From Biloxi, by John Grisham. (Doubleday) Two childhood friends follow in their fathers’ footsteps, which puts them on opposite sides of the law.
  9. Demon Copperhead, by Barbara Kingsolver. (Harper) A reimagining of Charles Dickens’s “David Copperfield” set in the mountains of southern Appalachia.
  10. Fairy Tale, by Stephen King. (Schribner) A high school kid inherits a shed that is a portal to another world where good and evil are at war.

 

 

 

Nonfiction

 

  1. Spare, by Prince Harry. (Random House) The Duke of Sussex details his struggles with the royal family, loss of his mother, service in the British Army and marriage to Meghan Markle.
  2. The Light We Carry, by Michelle Obama. (Crown) The former first lady shares personal stories and the tools she uses to deal with difficult situations.
  3. The Nazi Conspiracy, by Brad Meltzer and Josh Mensch. (Flatiron) The story of a Nazi plot to kill President Roosevelt, Joseph Stalin and Winston Churchill.
  4. I'm Glad My Mom Died, by Jennette McCurdy. (Simon & Schuster) The actress and filmmaker describes her eating disorders and difficult relationship with her mother.
  5. Friends, Lovers, and the Big Terrible Thing: A Memoir, by Matthew Perry. (Flatiron) The actor, known for playing Chandler Bing on “Friends,” shares stories from his childhood and his struggles with sobriety.
  6. An Immense World, by Ed Yong. (Random House) The Pulitzer Prize–winning science writer explains the sensory perceptions and ways of communication used by a variety of animals.
  7. Crying In H Mart, by Michelle Zauner. (Knopf) The daughter of a Korean mother and Jewish-American father, and leader of the indie rock project Japanese Breakfast, describes creating her own identity after losing her mother to cancer.

 

 

 

 

 

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