The New York Times Best Seller list is widely considered the preeminent list of best-selling books in the United States.
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01 THE WHISTLER, by John Grisham
A whistleblower alerts a Florida investigator to judicial corruption involving the Mob and Indian casinos.
02 THE GIRL ON THE TRAIN, by Paula Hawkins
A psychological thriller set in the environs of London is full of complications and betrayals.
03 SEX, LIES AND SERIOUS MONEY, by Stuart Woods
The New York lawyer Stone Barrington’s client needs help spending the fortune he won in the lottery, as well as protection from scheming bad guys.
04 SMALL GREAT THINGS, by Jodi Picoult
A medical crisis entangles a black nurse, a white supremacist father and a white lawyer.
05 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.
06 ESCAPE CLAUSE, by John Sandford
Virgil Flowers of the Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension must deal with the theft of tigers from the local zoo.
07 A MAN CALLED OVE, by Fredrik Backman
A curmudgeon’s gruff exterior masks a generosity of spirit. Originally published in Sweden in 2014.
08 VINCE FLYNN: ORDER TO KILL, by Kyle Mills
Vince Flynn’s character, the C.I.A. operative Mitch Rapp, uncovers a dangerous Russian plot. Flynn died in 2013.
09 THE BLOOD MIRROR, by Brent Weeks
The fourth book in the fantasy Lightbringer series follows “The Broken Eye.”
10 INFERNO, by Dan Brown
The symbologist Robert Langdon, on the run in Florence, must decipher a series of codes created by a Dante-loving scientist.
11 THE SELLOUT, by Paul Beatty
A satirical tale of a man on trial for trying to segregate a school and introduce slavery to his home. Winner of the 2016 Man Booker Prize.
12 A BAXTER FAMILY CHRISTMAS, by Karen Kingsbury
Two families grapple with love, loss and loneliness at the holidays.
13 SUBMISSION IS NOT ENOUGH, by Lexi Blake
The doctor who reconditioned Theo seeks to eliminate the woman whose love he can’t remember.
14 NIGHT WATCH, by Iris Johansen and Roy Johansen
When the doctor who gave Kendra her sight disappears, she and an agent for hire head to California.
15 HOME, by Harlan Coben
Myron Bolitar and his friend Win locate a boy who was kidnapped 10 years earlier; the 11th Myron Bolitar novel.