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Data Provided by the New York Times
New York Times Bestsellers for the week of 2015-05-31, linked to Canton Public Library's Catalog.
  1. The goldfinch by Donna Tartt
    After his mother is killed in a museum explosion, a young man grapples with the world alone while hiding a prized Dutch painting.
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  2. Leaving time by Jodi Picoult
    After searching for her mother, who has disappeared, for more than 10 years, a woman employs a psychic and a detective; includes the novella "Larger Than Life."
  3. The invention of wings by Sue Monk Kidd
    The bond between a wealthy Charleston girl, who grows up to become an abolitionist, and the slave she is given for her 11th birthday.
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  4. Orphan train by Christina Baker Kline
    A historical novel about orphans swept off the streets of New York and sent to the Midwest in the 1920s. 
  5. The familiar, vol. 1 by Mark Z Danielewski
    This experimental story — the first in a planned 27-part series — ranges from California to Singapore, with nine lives hanging in the balance.
  6. The alchemist by Paulo Coelho
    In this fable, a Spanish shepherd boy ventures to Egypt in search of treasure and his destiny.
  7. The husband's secret by Liane Moriarty
    Cecilia Fitzpatrick — successful businesswoman, devoted wife and mother — finds a letter that throws everything she's believed into doubt.
  8. Revival by Stephen King
    The continuing relationship, over five decades, between a disgraced clergyman and a drug-addicted musician.
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  9. The martian by Andy Weir
    After a dust storm forces his crew to abandon him, an astronaut embarks on a dogged quest to stay alive on Mars.
  10. Everything i never told you by Celeste Ng
    Tragedy tears away at a Chinese-American family in 1970s Ohio.
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  11. Dark places by Gillian Flynn
    A woman who, as a child, was spared when her mother and sisters were murdered begins to reinvestigate the case against her imprisoned brother.
  12. What alice forgot by Liane Moriarty
    Alice Love, a happily married and pregnant 29-year-old, passes out and wakes up to discover she's actually 39, has three kids and is in the middle of an acrimonious divorce.
  13. Euphoria by Lily King
    Three anthropologists in 1930s New Guinea are caught in a passionate love triangle.
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  14. Americanah by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
    Young and in love, Ifemelu and Obinze leave military-ruled Nigeria for the West. Ifemelu finds academic success in America, while Obinze plunges into a dangerous, undocumented life in London.
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  15. Colorless tsukuru tazaki and his years of pilgrimage by Haruki Murakami
    A young man’s difficult coming-of-age.
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  16. Fifty shades darker by E L James
    Daunted by Christian’s dark secrets, Anastasia ends their relationship — but desire still dominates her every thought.
  17. The rosie project by Graeme Simsion
    A genetics professor with Asperger's syndrome becomes involved with an unconventional woman.
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  18. The narrow road to the deep north by Richard Flanagan
    An Australian medical officer is held in a Japanese P.O.W. camp and forced to work on the Thailand-Burma Railway; winner of the 2014 Man Booker Prize.
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  19. Ready player one by Ernest Cline
    It’s 2044, life on a resource-depleted Earth has grown increasingly grim, and the key to a vast fortune is hidden in a virtual-reality world.
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  20. Gone girl by Gillian Flynn
    A woman disappears from her Missouri home on her fifth anniversary; is her bitter, oddly evasive husband a killer?
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