New York Times Best Sellers

Every week we will update the New York Times Best Sellers list on this page. The titles with an asterisk (*) before them are part of our collection. The others need to be requested from another library. Some titles have two asterisks, this signifies a title only available on e-book (OverDrive or our NOOKs with Preloaded Books). A title with three asterisks before it means it is only available as an audiobook. 

The titles are connected to links, if you would like to be placed on hold or request the book just click on the link and choose "Request" at the top of  the catalog page! 


Fiction Best Sellers

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Week of October 22, 2017



  1. *ORIGIN, by Dan Brown. (Doubleday) After reconnecting with one of his first students, who is now a billionaire futurist, symbology professor Robert Langdon must go on a perilous quest with a beautiful museum director.
    Last Week: Not Ranked 
    Number of Weeks on List: 1

  2. THE SUN AND HER FLOWERS, by Rupi Kaur. (Andrews McMeel) A new collection of poetry from the author of "Milk and Honey." Please call if you would like to place this book on hold or request that the library purchase it.
    Last Week: Not Ranked
    Number of Weeks on List: 1

  3. *SLEEPING BEAUTIES, by Stephen King and Owen King. (Scribner) In a small Appalachian town, women who fall asleep don't wake up and become shrouded in mysterious cocoons while the men battle one another.
    Last Week: 1
    Number of Weeks on List: 2

  4. *IT, by Stephen King. (Scribner) The collective clown phobias of seven teenagers are rekindled in their adult lives by the terrifying title character. Originally published in 1986.
    Last Week: 3
    Number of Weeks on List: 9

  5. *THE CUBAN AFFAIR, by Nelson DeMille. (Simon & Schuster) A Miami lawyer solicits an Army veteran to go on a secret mission to recover $60 million stashed away in Cuba.
    Last Week: 5
    Number of Weeks on List: 3

  6. MANHATTAN BEACH, by Jennifer Egan. (Scribner) Anna Kerrigan, the first female diver at the Brooklyn Naval Yard during World War II, meets with a man who helps her understand why her father disappeared. Please call if you would like to place this book on hold or request that the library purchase it. 
    Last Week: Not Ranked
    Number of Weeks on List: 1

  7. *DON'T LET GO, by Harlan Coben. (Dutton) Det. Napoleon Dumas investigates a murder and uncovers clues about the disappearance of his high school love and the death of his twin brother 15 years ago.
    Last Week: 2
    Number of Weeks on List: 2

  8. *A COLUMN OF FIRE, by Ken Follett. (Viking) The lovers Ned Willard and Margery Fitzgerald find themselves on opposite sides of a conflict between English Catholics and Protestants while Queen Elizabeth fights to maintain her throne.
    Last Week: 4
    Number of Weeks on List: 4

  9. *MERRY AND BRIGHT, by Debbie Macomber. (Ballantine) A temp, who works for a strict and stressed boss is given a social life when family members create an online dating profile for her.
    Last Week: Not Ranked
    Number of Weeks on List: 1

  10. WITHOUT MERIT, by Collen Hoover. (Atria) When Merit Voss learns a family secret, she tries to escape the family but fails and must face the consequences. Please call if you would like to place this book on hold or request that the library purchase it.
    Last Week: Not Ranked
    Number of Weeks on List: 1

  11. *THE GIRL WHO TAKES AN EYE FOR AN EYE, by David Lagercrantz. (Knopf) Lisbeth Salander teams up with an investigative journalist to uncover the secrets of her childhood. A continuation of Stief Larsson's Millennium series.
    Last Week: 7
    Number of Weeks on List: 4

  12. LITTLE FIRES EVERYWHERE, by Celeste Ng. (Penguin Press) An artist with a mysterious past and a disregard for the status quo upends a quiet town outside Cleveland.
    Last Week: 14
    Number of Weeks on List: 4

  13. *WINTER SOLSTICE, by Elin Hilderbrand. (Little, Brown) The Quinns celebrate the holidays when one family member returns from the war in Afghanistan but the gathering turns rocky.
    Last Week: Not Ranked
    Number of Weeks on List: 1

  14. *HAUNTED, by James Patterson and James O. Born. (Little, Brown) A detective from New York takes his family on a vacation in Maine and is enlisted by local cops to help solve a crime in the woods.
    Last Week: 11
    Number of Weeks on List: 3

  15. *BEFORE WE WERE YOURS, by Lisa Wingate. (Ballantine) A prominent South Carolina lawyer, researching her grandmother's past, learns about a Tennessee orphanage that kidnapped children and placed them for adoption with wealthy people. Based on a real-life scandal.
    Last Week: 10
    Number of Weeks on List: 10

Nonfiction Best Sellers

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Week of October 22, 2017 


  1. *KILLING ENGLAND, by Bill O'Reilly and Martin Dugard. (Holt) Major events and battles during the Revolutionary War are told from the perspectives of George Washington, Benjamin Franklin and others.
    Last Week: 1
    Number of Weeks on List: 3

  2. *WE WERE EIGHT YEARS IN POWER, by Ta-Nehisi Coates. (One World) A series of essays that cover each year of the Obama administration, the writer's own journey and the echoes of American history in modern times.
    Last Week: Not Ranked
    Number of Weeks on List: 1

  3. *WHAT HAPPENED, by Hillary Rodham Clinton. (Simon & Schuster) The first woman nominated for president by a major political party details her campaign, mistakes she made, outside forces that affected the outcome and how she recovered in its aftermath.
    Last Week: 2
    Number of Weeks on List: 4

  4. THE DANGEROUS CASE OF DONALD TRUMP, edited by Bandy X. Lee. (Thomas Dunne) 27 psychiatrists and mental health experts give their assessments of the president.
    Last Week: Not Ranked
    Number of Weeks on List: 1

  5. ASTROPHYSICS FOR PEOPLE IN A HURRY, by Neil deGrasse Tyson. (Norton) A straightforward, easy-to-understand introduction to the laws that govern the universe.
    Last Week: 5
    Number of Weeks on List: 23

  6. THE FOUR, by Scott Galloway. (Portfolio/Penguin) A study of Amazon, Apple, Facebook and Google, with suggestions on applying these companies' strategies to your own business or career.
    Last Week: Not Ranked
    Number of Weeks on List: 1

  7. *UNBELIEVABLE: MY FRONT-ROW SEAT TO THE CRAZIEST CAMPAIGN IN AMERICAN HISTORY, by Katy Tur. (Dey St.) The NBC News correspondent describes her work covering the 2016 campaign of the Republican nominee for president and his behavior toward her.
    Last Week: 3
    Number of Weeks on List: 4

  8. MARTIN LUTHER, by Eric Metaxas. (Viking) A biography of the monk whose writings sparked the Protestant Reformation.
    Last Week: Not Ranked
    Number of Weeks on List: 1

  9. RECOVER: FREEDOM FROM OUR ADDICTIONS, by Russell Brand. (Holt) The actor and comedian describes his various addictions and how he was able to move away from them.
    Last Week: Not Ranked
    Number of Weeks on List: 1

  10. *HILLBILLY ELEGY, by J. D. Vance (HarperCollins) A Yale Law School graduate looks at the struggles of America's white working class through his own childhood in the Rust Belt.
    Last Week: 8
    Number of Weeks on List: 63

  11. *THE GLASS CASTLE, by Jeannette Walls. (Scribner) The author recalls a bizarre childhood. Originally published in 2005 and the basis of a forthcoming movie. 
    Last Week: 6
    Number of Weeks on List: 59

  12. FROM HERE TO ETERNITY, by Caitlin Doughty. (Norton) An American undertaker chronicles the diversity of death practices around the globe, the better to argue for changes at home.
    Last Week: Not Ranked
    Number of Weeks on List: 1

  13. THE PARADIGM, by Jonathan Cahn. (FrontLine) Ancient figures from the Middle East are used to explain the rise and fall of contemporary leaders and events.
    Last Week: 7
    Number of Weeks on List: 3

  14. *DARING TO HOPE, by Katie Davis Majors. (Multnomah) The author, who moved to Uganda and adopted 13 children, has her faith tested after facing tragedy.
    Last Week: Not Ranked
    Number of Weeks on List: 1

  15. THE AUTOBIOGRAPHY OF GUCCI MANE, by Gucci Mane with Neil Martinez-Belkin. (Simon & Schuster) A memoir by the East Atlanta hip-hop artist, who made a comeback after setbacks that included doing time in a maximum-security federal prison.
    Last Week: 9
    Number of Weeks on List: 3

  • *MISSISSIPPI BLOOD, by Greg Iles. (Morrow/HarperCollins) Penn Cage, now the mayor of Natchez, Miss., investigates the secrets of his family and the South in order to save his and his father’s lives in the conclusion to the Natchez Burning trilogy. 
    Last Week: Not Ranked 
    Number of Weeks on List: 1

  • *THE SHACK, by William P. Young. (Windblown Media) A man whose daughter was abducted is invited to an isolated shack, apparently by God.
    Last Week: 1 
    Number of Weeks on List: 9

  • BOUND TOGETHER, by Christine Feehan. (Berkley) Viktor returns to Sea Haven to see the wife whose stepfather he killed.  
    Last Week: Not Ranked 
    Number of Weeks on List: 1

  • *VICIOUS CIRCLE, by C.J. Box. (Putnam) Newly released from prison, Dallas Cates tries to exact revenge on the Wyoming game warden Joe Pickett, who put him there.  
    Last Week: Not Ranked 
    Number of Weeks on List: 1

  • *IF NOT FOR YOU, by Debbie Macomber. (Ballantine) An unlikely relationship is put to the test.  
    Last Week: Not Ranked  
    Number of Weeks on List: 1

  • *BIG LITTLE LIES, by Liane Moriarty. (Berkley) Who will end up dead, and how, when three mothers with children in the same school become friends?  
    Last Week: 4 
    Number of Weeks on List: 32

  • *FOREVER A HERO, by Linda Lael Miller. (HQN) The woman Mace saved a decade ago returns, as does her vengeance-bent attacker.   
    Last Week: Not Ranked  
    Number of Weeks on List: 1

  • *THE OBSESSION, by Nora Roberts. (Berkley) A woman is haunted by her father's crimes as she tries to pursue love and her work as a photographer.  
    Last Week: 5  
    Number of Weeks on List: 9 

  • *A MAN CALLED OVE, by Fredrik Backman. (Washington Square) A curmudgeon's gruff exterior masks a generosity of spirit. Originally published in Sweden in 2014.  
    Last Week: 6  
    Number of Weeks on List: 44

  • *MAN OVERBOARD, by J. A. Jance. (Touchstone) Ali Reynolds pursues a man who manipulates the children of suicides into killing themselves in the 15th novel in the series.  
    Last Week: Not Ranked  
    Number of Weeks on List: 1

  • **MILK AND HONEY, by Rupi Kaur. (Andrews McMeel) Poetic approaches to surviving adversity and loss.  
    Last Week: 11  
    Number of Weeks on List: 15

  • *THE HANDMAID'S TALE, by Margaret Atwood. (Houghton Mifflin Harcourt) In the Republic of Gilead's dystopian future, men and women perform the services assigned to them.  
    Last Week: Not Ranked  
    Number of Weeks on List: 3

  • *A DOG'S PURPOSE, by W. Bruce Cameron. (Forge Books) A canine narrator undergoes a series of reincarnations.  
    Last Week: 9 
    Number of Weeks on List: 16 

  • *LILAC GIRLS, by Martha Hall Kelly. (Ballantine) A story of three women's lives during and after World War II.  
    Last Week: 15  
    Number of Weeks on List: 14

  • *NO MAN'S LAND, by David Baldacci. (Grand Central) John Puller, a special agent with the Army, searches for the truth about his mother, who disappeared 30 years ago.
    Last Week: Not Ranked 
    Number of Weeks on List: 10

  • *MISSISSIPPI BLOOD, by Greg Iles. (Morrow/HarperCollins) Penn Cage, now the mayor of Natchez, Miss., investigates the secrets of his family and the South in order to save his and his father’s lives in the conclusion to the Natchez Burning trilogy. 
    Last Week: Not Ranked 
    Number of Weeks on List: 1

  • *THE SHACK, by William P. Young. (Windblown Media) A man whose daughter was abducted is invited to an isolated shack, apparently by God.
    Last Week: 1 
    Number of Weeks on List: 9

  • BOUND TOGETHER, by Christine Feehan. (Berkley) Viktor returns to Sea Haven to see the wife whose stepfather he killed.  
    Last Week: Not Ranked 
    Number of Weeks on List: 1

  • *VICIOUS CIRCLE, by C.J. Box. (Putnam) Newly released from prison, Dallas Cates tries to exact revenge on the Wyoming game warden Joe Pickett, who put him there.  
    Last Week: Not Ranked 
    Number of Weeks on List: 1

  • *IF NOT FOR YOU, by Debbie Macomber. (Ballantine) An unlikely relationship is put to the test.  
    Last Week: Not Ranked  
    Number of Weeks on List: 1

  • *BIG LITTLE LIES, by Liane Moriarty. (Berkley) Who will end up dead, and how, when three mothers with children in the same school become friends?  
    Last Week: 4 
    Number of Weeks on List: 32

  • *FOREVER A HERO, by Linda Lael Miller. (HQN) The woman Mace saved a decade ago returns, as does her vengeance-bent attacker.   
    Last Week: Not Ranked  
    Number of Weeks on List: 1

  • *THE OBSESSION, by Nora Roberts. (Berkley) A woman is haunted by her father's crimes as she tries to pursue love and her work as a photographer.  
    Last Week: 5  
    Number of Weeks on List: 9 

  • *A MAN CALLED OVE, by Fredrik Backman. (Washington Square) A curmudgeon's gruff exterior masks a generosity of spirit. Originally published in Sweden in 2014.  
    Last Week: 6  
    Number of Weeks on List: 44

  • *MAN OVERBOARD, by J. A. Jance. (Touchstone) Ali Reynolds pursues a man who manipulates the children of suicides into killing themselves in the 15th novel in the series.  
    Last Week: Not Ranked  
    Number of Weeks on List: 1

  • **MILK AND HONEY, by Rupi Kaur. (Andrews McMeel) Poetic approaches to surviving adversity and loss.  
    Last Week: 11  
    Number of Weeks on List: 15

  • *THE HANDMAID'S TALE, by Margaret Atwood. (Houghton Mifflin Harcourt) In the Republic of Gilead's dystopian future, men and women perform the services assigned to them.  
    Last Week: Not Ranked  
    Number of Weeks on List: 3

  • *A DOG'S PURPOSE, by W. Bruce Cameron. (Forge Books) A canine narrator undergoes a series of reincarnations.  
    Last Week: 9 
    Number of Weeks on List: 16 

  • *LILAC GIRLS, by Martha Hall Kelly. (Ballantine) A story of three women's lives during and after World War II.  
    Last Week: 15  
    Number of Weeks on List: 14

  • *NO MAN'S LAND, by David Baldacci. (Grand Central) John Puller, a special agent with the Army, searches for the truth about his mother, who disappeared 30 years ago.
    Last Week: Not Ranked 
    Number of Weeks on List: 10