Bestsellers — Trade Fiction Paperback
New York Times Bestsellers for the week of 2014-10-05, linked to Canton Public Library's Catalog.
- Gone girl by Gillian Flynn
A woman disappears from her Missouri home on her fifth anniversary; is her bitter, oddly evasive husband a killer?
- The alchemist by Paulo Coelho
In this fable, a Spanish shepherd boy ventures to Egypt in search of treasure and his destiny.
- 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.
- The target by David Baldacci
As the government hit man Will Robie and his partner, Jessica Reel, prepare for a mission, they're stalked by a new adversary.
- This is where i leave you by Jonathan Tropper
A quirky family gathers for the Jewish ritual of sitting shiva after the death of its patriarch.
- 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 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.
- Outlander by Diana Gabaldon
The first volume of the series featuring an 18th-century Scottish warrior and a World War II-era nurse who has been sucked back across two centuries to be at his side; first published in 1991.
- 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.
- Sycamore row by John Grisham
A sequel, about race and inheritance, to “A Time to Kill.”
- Sharp objects by Gillian Flynn
Fresh from a stay at a psychiatric hospital, a newspaper reporter returns (reluctantly) to her hometown to cover the murders of two girls.
- Me before you by Jojo Moyes
A young woman who has barely been farther afield than her English village finds herself while caring for a wealthy, embittered quadriplegic.
- 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.
- Accused by Lisa Scottoline
Mary DiNunzio is now a partner at the all-women Philadelphia law firm of Rosato & Associates.
- The rosie project by Graeme Simsion
A genetics professor with Asperger's syndrome becomes involved with an unconventional woman.
- Private down under by 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.
- Fall of giants by Ken Follett
Five interrelated families are caught in the upheavals of World War I and the Russian Revolution; Book 1 of the Century Trilogy.
- The ocean at the end of the lane by Neil Gaiman
A middle-aged man recalls his lonely boyhood in Sussex, England, and his friendship with a remarkable girl.
- We are water by Wally Lamb
About to marry the woman who is her gallery owner, a divorced artist and mother must confront secrets from her past.
- 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.