Bestsellers — Combined Print Fiction
New York Times Bestsellers for the week of 2013-05-12, linked to Canton Public Library's Catalog.
- The hit by David Baldacci
The government hit man Will Robie uncovers a serious threat as he tries to stop Jessica Reel, a fellow assassin who has gone rogue.
- Whiskey beach by Nora Roberts
After being accused of — but never arrested for — the murder of his wife, a Boston lawyer retreats to his family's ancestral home in New England.
- Fly away by Kristin Hannah
A brash but lonely woman must deal with her personal demons before she can keep her promise to help the family of her deceased friend; a sequel to "Firefly Lane."
- Paris by Edward Rutherfurd
A centuries-spanning historical novel that weaves together the fates of a handful of families who come of age, seek their fortunes and fall in and out of love in the City of Light.
- Life after life by Kate Atkinson
Atkinson’s heroine, born in 1910, keeps dying and dying again, as she experiences the alternate courses her destiny might have taken.
- Beautiful ruins by Jess Walter
Ruins both emotional and architectural, in Italy, Hollywood and elsewhere, figure in this sweeping novel.
- Wedding night by Sophie Kinsella
When her boyfriend fails to propose yet again, Lottie impulsively decides to marry her old flame. Convinced Lottie is making a terrible mistake, her sister, Fliss, will do anything to stop her.
- Daddy's gone a hunting by Mary Higgins Clark
An explosion at her family’s antique furniture museum leaves a glamorous C.P.A. in a coma.
- Gone girl by Gillian Flynn
A woman disappears on the day of her fifth anniversary; is her husband a killer?
- The best of me by Nicholas Sparks
Twenty-five years after their high school romance ended, a man and woman who have gone their separate ways return to their North Carolina town for the funeral of a friend.
- A game of thrones by Daniel Abraham and Tommy Patterson
The epic fantasy by George R.R. Martin gets the graphic novel treatment.
- World war z by Max Brooks
An "oral history" of an imagined Zombie War that nearly destroys civilization.
- Fifty shades of grey by E L James
An inexperienced college student falls in love with a tortured man who has particular sexual tastes; the first book in a trilogy.
- The black box by Michael Connelly
In a case that spans 20 years, the Los Angeles detective Harry Bosch links a recent crime to the killing of a photographer amid the 1992 race riots.
- The burgess boys by Elizabeth Strout
Two brothers, both lawyers, return to their Maine hometown to defend their troubled teenage nephew.
- The mystery woman by Amanda Quick
Joshua Gage, who carries out investigations for the crown, and Beatrice Lockwood are embroiled in a case of blackmail, mesmerism and madness; by Jayne Ann Krentz, writing pseudonymously.
- Don't go by Lisa Scottoline
An Army doctor returns home from Afghanistan to find that the life he left behind has fallen apart.
- Calico joe by John Grisham
In the summer of 1973, a fateful baseball play unites Joe Castle, a dazzling rookie; Warren Tracey, a hard-partying and hard-throwing pitcher, and Tracey’s young son, Paul.
- The forgotten by David Baldacci
A special agent with the United States Army investigates his aunt’s mysterious death in a picture-perfect town on Florida’s Gulf Coast.
- The interestings by Meg Wolitzer
Six friends meet in the 1970s at a summer arts camp, and pursue success, and one another, over succeeding decades.