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NYTimes Best Sellers: Combined Print and E-Book Fiction

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1

New this week

Verses for the Dead

by Douglas Preston and Lincoln Child

Grand Central

Agents Pendergast and Coldmoon track a killer who removes hearts and leaves handwritten letters.

2

17 weeks on the list

Where the Crawdads Sing

by Delia Owens

Putnam

In a quiet town on the North Carolina coast in 1969, a young woman who survived alone in the marsh becomes a murder suspect.

3

7 weeks on the list

Target: Alex Cross

by James Patterson

Little, Brown

Alex Cross returns for the 26th book in the series bearing his name.

4

2 weeks on the list

Bird Box

by Josh Malerman

Ecco

Malorie must get her two young children 20 miles downriver to escape an unseen terror.

5

New this week

A Delicate Touch

by Stuart Woods

Putnam

The 48th book in the Stone Barrington series.

6

11 weeks on the list

The Reckoning

by John Grisham

Doubleday

A decorated World War II veteran shoots and kills a pastor inside a Mississippi church.

7

17 weeks on the list

The Tattooist of Auschwitz

by Heather Morris

Harper

A concentration camp detainee tasked with permanently marking fellow prisoners falls in love with one of them.

8

3 weeks on the list

Circe

by Madeline Miller

Little, Brown

Zeus banishes Helios' daughter to an island, where she must choose between living with gods or mortals.

9

New this week

The Boy

by Tami Hoag

Dutton

Nick Fourcade and Annie Broussard, a husband-and-wife detective team, investigate a boy’s murder and the disappearance of his babysitter.

10

9 weeks on the list

Nine Perfect Strangers

by Liane Moriarty

Flatiron

A romance writer becomes fascinated by the owner and director of a health resort.

11

21 weeks on the list

Eleanor Oliphant is Completely Fine

by Gail Honeyman

Penguin

A young woman’s well-ordered life is disrupted by the I.T. guy from her office.

12

12 weeks on the list

Every Breath

by Nicholas Sparks

Grand Central

Difficult choices surface when Hope Anderson and Tru Walls meet in a North Carolina seaside town.

13

4 weeks on the list

One Day in December

by Josie Silver

Broadway

A woman spends a year searching for a man in London she believes — after a single glance — is her true love.

14

4 weeks on the list

A Dog's Way Home

by W Bruce Cameron

Forge

A dog sets out across 400 miles of wilderness to find the man who rescued her as a puppy.

15

7 weeks on the list

Fire and Blood

by George RR Martin

Bantam

Set 300 years before the events of “A Game of Thrones,” this is the first volume of the two-part history of the Targaryens in Westeros.