New York Times Hardcover Fiction Bestsellers
January 28, 2018
1. The Woman in the Window
A. J. Finn
A recluse who drinks heavily and takes prescription drugs may have witnessed a crime across from her Harlem townhouse.
2. The Wife Between Us
Greer Hendricks and Sarah Pekkanen
The connections linking a hedge fund manager, his ex-wife and his fiancée are explored from several points of view.
A symbology professor goes on a perilous quest with a beautiful museum director.
4. The Rooster Bar
Three students at a sleazy for-profit law school hope to expose the student-loan banker who runs it.
5. Little Fires Everywhere
An artist upends a quiet town outside Cleveland.
6. Sing, Unburied, Sing
A 13-year-old boy comes of age in Mississippi while his black mother takes him and his toddler sister to pick up their white father, who is getting released from the state penitentiary.
7. The Immortalists
Four adolescents learn the dates of their deaths from a psychic and their lives go on different courses.
8. Before We Were Yours
A South Carolina lawyer learns about the questionable practices of a Tennessee orphanage.
9. Blood Fury
J. R. Ward
The third book in the Black Dagger Legacy series.
James Lee Burke
A bereaved detective confronts his past and works to clear his name when he becomes a suspect during an investigation into the murder of the man who killed his wife.
11. The People vs. Alex Cross
Detective Cross takes on a case even though he has been suspended from the department and taken to federal court to stand trial on murder charges.
12. End Game
Jessica Reel and Will Robie fight a dangerous adversary in Colorado.
13. The Midnight Line: A Jack Reacher Novel
Jack Reacher tracks down the owner of a pawned West Point class ring and stumbles upon a large criminal enterprise.
14. A Gentleman in Moscow
A Russian count undergoes 30 years of house arrest.
A small-time smuggler living in a lunar colony schemes to pay off an old debt by pulling off a challenging heist.
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A version of this list appears in the January 28, 2018 issue of The New York Times Book Review. Rankings reflect sales for the week ending January 13, 2018.