Combined Print and E-Book Fiction

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#1 EDGE OF ETERNITY

Ken Follett

Five interrelated families grapple with the events of the 1960s through the 1980s; Book 3 of the Century Trilogy. 

On the bestsellers list for 1 week


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#2 GONE GIRL

Gillian Flynn

A woman disappears on the day of her fifth anniversary; is her husband a killer?

On the bestsellers list for 95 weeks


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#3 PERSONAL

Lee Child

Jack Reacher, a former military cop, helps the State Department and the C.I.A. stop a sniper who has targeted a G8 summit. 

On the bestsellers list for 3 weeks


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#4 OUTLANDER

Diana Gabaldon

Claire Randall, an English nurse, is transported back to 1743 during a second honeymoon in the Scottish Highlands.

On the bestsellers list for 8 weeks


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#5 THE ALCHEMIST

Paulo Coelho

In this fable, a Spanish shepherd boy ventures to Egypt in search of treasure and his destiny. First published in 2003.

On the bestsellers list for 3 weeks


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#6 TAKE DOWN

Fern Michaels

At Christmastime, Jack and his crew take on a corrupt pharmaceutical company; Book 3 of The Men of the Sisterhood.

On the bestsellers list for 1 week


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#7 BIG LITTLE LIES

Liane Moriarty

Who will end up dead, and how, when three mothers with children in the same school become friends?

On the bestsellers list for 8 weeks


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#8 SOMEWHERE SAFE WITH SOMEBODY GOOD

Jan Karon

Father Tim Kavanagh returns to his native town to find friends and family wrestling with difficulties. 

On the bestsellers list for 3 weeks


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#9 FESTIVE IN DEATH

J D Robb

At Christmas, Lt. Eve Dallas investigates the murder of a narcissistic personal trainer; by Nora Roberts, writing pseudonymously.

On the bestsellers list for 2 weeks


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#10 THE BEST OF ME

Nicholas Sparks

Twenty-five years after their high school romance ended, two classmates return to their North Carolina town for a funeral.

On the bestsellers list for 3 weeks


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#11 DRAGONFLY IN AMBER

Diana Gabaldon

Volume 2 of the Outlander series, about an 18th-century Scottish warrior and a time-traveling World War II-era nurse.

On the bestsellers list for 4 weeks


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#12 THE GOLEM OF HOLLYWOOD

Jonathan Kellerman and Jesse Kellerman

A grisly murder in L.A.  leads Detective Jacob Lev to an encounter with the 16th-century Golem of Prague.  

On the bestsellers list for 1 week


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#13 THIS IS WHERE I LEAVE YOU

Jonathan Tropper

Longstanding grudges resurface when a family honors its patriarch’s last request, that his survivors spend the week together.

On the bestsellers list for 2 weeks


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#14 SYCAMORE ROW

John Grisham

A sequel, about race and inheritance, to “A Time to Kill.”

On the bestsellers list for 28 weeks


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#15 PRIVATE DOWN UNDER

James Patterson and Michael White

The world’s most exclusive detective agency has opened an office in Australia, and within days Craig Gisto and his new team have their hands full with a series of grisly crimes.

On the bestsellers list for 3 weeks


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#16 ORPHAN TRAIN

Christina Baker Kline

A historical novel about orphans swept off the streets of New York and sent to the Midwest in the 1920s. 

On the bestsellers list for 0 weeks


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#17 RAGING HEAT

Richard Castle

In a follow-up to “Deadly Heat,” the N.Y.P.D. homicide detective Nikki Heat and the journalist Jameson Rook attempt to solve a murder. 

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#18 HEMY

Victoria Ashley

Hemy, a male stripper, wants his ex-girlfriend Onyx back; Book 2 in the Walk of Shame.

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#19 ALL THE LIGHT WE CANNOT SEE

Anthony Doerr

The lives of a blind French girl and a gadget-obsessed German boy before and during World War II. 

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#20 THE PAYING GUESTS

Sarah Waters

In London in 1922, a widow and her daughter take in tenants who upend their lives. 

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