New York Times Hardcover Fiction Bestsellers
November 17, 2019
2. The Guardians by John GrishamCullen Post, a lawyer and Episcopal minister, antagonizes some ruthless killers when he takes on a wrongful conviction case.
3. The Night Fire by Michael ConnellyHarry Bosch and Renée Ballard return to take up a case that held the attention of Bosch's mentor.
4. Where the Crawdads Sing by Delia OwensIn a quiet town on the North Carolina coast in 1969, a young woman who survived alone in the marsh becomes a murder suspect.
5. Find Me by André AcimanYears after the events of Call Me by Your Name, Elio has become a classically trained pianist in Paris while Oliver is a New England college professor with a family.
6.The Dutch House by Ann PatchettA sibling relationship is impacted when the family goes from poverty to wealth and back again over the course of many decades.
7. The Giver of Stars by Jojo MoyesIn Depression-era America, five women refuse to be cowed by men or convention as they deliver books throughout the mountains of Kentucky.
8. The Institute by Stephen KingChildren with special talents are abducted and sequestered in an institution where the sinister staff seeks to extract their gifts through harsh methods.
9. The Lost Causes of Bleak Creek by Rhett McLaughlin and Link Neal with Lance RubinTwo high school freshmen dig into the dark underpinnings of their hometown and a local reform school in North Carolina.
10. The 19th Christmas by James Patterson and Maxine PaetroIn the 19th installment of the Women's Murder Club series, detective Lindsay Boxer and company take on a fearsome criminal known only as "Loman."
11.The Water Dancer by Ta-Nehisi CoatesA young man who was gifted with a mysterious power becomes part of a war between slavers and the enslaved.
12. The Deserter by Nelson DeMille and Alex DeMilleTwo members of the Criminal Investigation Division must bring back a Delta Force soldier who disappeared.
13. The Testaments by Margaret AtwoodIn a sequel to The Handmaid's Tale, old secrets bring three women together as the Republic of Gilead's theocratic regime shows signs of decay.
14. Ninth House by Leigh BardugoAfter mysteriously surviving a multiple homicide, Galaxy Stern comes face to face with dark magic, murder and more at Yale University.
15. Olive, Again by Elizabeth StroutIn a follow-up to the Pulitzer Prize-winning novel Olive Kitteridge, new relationships, including a second marriage, are encountered in a seaside town in Maine.
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