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NYTimes Best Sellers: Hardcover Fiction

Authoritatively ranked lists of books sold in the United States.

 Most links below are to print books; check Overdrive for eBooks. Book covers provided by Syndetics depending on availability.

Data provided by The New York Times

1

New this week

The Hill We Climb

by Amanda Gorman

Viking

The poem read on President Joe Biden's Inauguration Day, by the youngest poet to write and perform an inaugural poem.

2

9 weeks on the list

The Four Winds

by Kristin Hannah

St. Martin's

As dust storms roll during the Great Depression, Elsa must choose between saving the family and farm or heading West.

3

New this week

The Red Book

by James Patterson and David Ellis

Little, Brown

The second book in the Black Book thriller series. Chicago detective Billy Harney investigates his own past.

4

18 weeks on the list

The Midnight Library

by Matt Haig

Viking

Nora Seed finds a library beyond the edge of the universe that contains books with multiple possibilities of the lives one could have lived.

5

5 weeks on the list

Klara and the Sun

by Kazuo Ishiguro

Knopf

An “Artificial Friend” named Klara is purchased to serve as a companion to an ailing 14-year-old girl.

6

23 weeks on the list

The Invisible Life of Addie Larue

by V.E. Schwab

Tor/Forge

A Faustian bargain comes with a curse that affects the adventure Addie LaRue has across centuries.

7

3 weeks on the list

Win

by Harlan Coben

Grand Central

Windsor Horne Lockwood III might rectify cold cases connected to his family that have eluded the F.B.I. for decades.

8

5 weeks on the list

Life After Death

by Sister Souljah

Atria/Emily Bestler

In a sequel to “The Coldest Winter Ever,” Winter Santiaga emerges after time served and seeks revenge.

9

5 weeks on the list

The Lost Apothecary

by Sarah Penner

Park Row

An aspiring historian in London finds a clue that might put to rest unsolved apothecary murders from 200 years ago.

10

New this week

Sunflower Sisters

by Martha Hall Kelly

Ballantine

During the Civil War, sisters Georgeanna and Eliza join the war effort together while sisters Jemma and Patience are enslaved on separate plantations.

11

2 weeks on the list

Eternal

by Lisa Scottoline

Putnam

Three people involved in a love triangle find everything they hold dear is tested as Mussolini’s power grows and laws change in Rome.

12

44 weeks on the list

The Vanishing Half

by Brit Bennett

Riverhead

The lives of twin sisters who run away from a Southern Black community at age 16 diverge as one returns and the other takes on a different racial identity but their fates intertwine.

13

New this week

Of Women and Salt

by Gabriela Garcia

Flatiron

Jeanette, the daughter of a Cuban immigrant, takes in the daughter of a neighbor detained by ICE and seeks to learn about her own family history.

14

5 weeks on the list

We Begin at the End

by Chris Whitaker

Holt

Trouble might start for the chief of police and a self-proclaimed outlaw teenager when a man is released from prison.

15

6 weeks on the list

A Court of Silver Flames

by Sarah J. Maas

Bloomsbury

The fifth book in A Court of Thorns and Roses series. Nesta Archeron is forced into close quarters with a warrior named Cassian.