New York Times Bestseller List Week of July 22, 2018

June 5, 2018

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Hardcover Fiction Best Sellers

5 weeks on the list
THE PRESIDENT IS MISSING by Bill Clinton and James Patterson; Little, Brown and Knopf President Jonathan Duncan takes on adversaries at home and abroad.

New this week
SPYMASTER by Brad Thor; Emily Bestler/Atria The 18th book in the Scot Harvath series. As a war looms, a counterterrorism operative takes on a new role his own way.

3 weeks on the list
THE PERFECT COUPLE by Elin Hilderbrand; Little, Brown A body is found in Nantucket Harbor hours before a picture-perfect wedding.

7 weeks on the list
THE OUTSIDER by Stephen King; Scribner A detective investigates a seemingly wholesome member of the community when an 11-year-old boy’s body is found.

2 weeks on the list
ALL WE EVER WANTED by Emily Giffin; Ballantine A scandal sends members of two Nashville families into chaos.

5 weeks on the list
THERE THERE by Tommy Orange; Knopf A multigenerational story exploring the plight of the urban Native American.

6 weeks on the list
THE DEATH OF MRS. WESTAWAY by Ruth Ware; Gallery/Scout A tarot card reader mistakenly receives an inheritance letter and attends the funeral of the deceased.

5 weeks on the list
WHEN LIFE GIVES YOU LULULEMONS by Lauren Weisberger; Simon & Schuster Emily Charlton plans a comeback from the suburbs.

12 weeks on the list
THE FALLEN by David Baldacci; Grand Central Amos Decker puts his talents toward solving a string of murders.

42 weeks on the list
BEFORE WE WERE YOURS by Lisa Wingate; Ballantine A South Carolina lawyer learns about the questionable practices of a Tennessee orphanage.

4 weeks on the list
TOM CLANCY LINE OF SIGHT by Mike Maden; Putnam Jack Ryan Jr. risks his life to protect a woman in a country on the brink of civil war.

5 weeks on the list
SOMETHING IN THE WATER by Catherine Steadman; Ballantine A documentary filmmaker and an investment banker must decide whether they should protect a secret.

41 weeks on the list
LITTLE FIRES EVERYWHERE by Celeste Ng; Penguin Press An artist upends a quiet town outside Cleveland.

6 weeks on the list
SHELTER IN PLACE by Nora Roberts; St. Martin's Survivors of a mass shooting outside a mall in Portland, Me., develop different coping mechanisms.

New this week
THE LAST TIME I LIED by Riley Sager; Dutton A painter is in danger when she returns to the summer camp where some of her childhood friends disappeared.

 

Hardcover Non-Fiction Best Sellers

6 weeks on the list
CALYPSO by David Sedaris; Little, Brown A collection of comedic stories on mortality, middle age and a beach house dubbed the Sea Section.

9 weeks on the list
THE SOUL OF AMERICA by Jon Meacham; Random House The present political climate is contextualized through the lens of difficult moments in American history.

20 weeks on the list
EDUCATED by Tara Westover; Random House The daughter of survivalists leaves home for university.

8 weeks on the list
HOW TO CHANGE YOUR MIND by Michael Pollan; Penguin Press A personal account of how psychedelics might help the mentally ill and people dealing with everyday challenges.

61 weeks on the list
ASTROPHYSICS FOR PEOPLE IN A HURRY by Neil deGrasse Tyson; Norton A straightforward, easy-to-understand introduction to the universe.

2 weeks on the list
THE PLOT TO DESTROY DEMOCRACY by Malcolm Nance; Hachette The former U.S. intelligence officer describes the tools and techniques used by Vladimir Putin to affect the 2016 election.

5 weeks on the list
BAD BLOOD by John Carreyrou; Knopf The rise and fall of the biotech startup Theranos.

9 weeks on the list
BARRACOON by Zora Neale Hurston; Amistad A previously unpublished, first-person account of a man who was enslaved 50 years after the slave trade was banned.

5 weeks on the list
LINCOLN'S LAST TRIAL by Dan Abrams and David Fisher; Hanover Square The 1859 courtroom battle in which Abraham Lincoln defended the murderer of his protégé.

5 weeks on the list
THE SUN DOES SHINE by Anthony Ray Hinton with Lara Love Hardin; St. Martin's A wrongfully imprisoned man on death row becomes a beacon to his fellow inmates.

17 weeks on the list
I'LL BE GONE IN THE DARK by Michelle McNamara; Harper A search for "the Golden State Killer."

3 weeks on the list
YES WE (STILL) CAN by Dan Pfeiffer; Twelve The former White House communications director prescribes a way forward for Democrats.

2 weeks on the list
BELIEVE IT by Nick Foles with Joshua Cooley; Tyndale Momentum The ups and downs of the quarterback who led the Philadelphia Eagles to their 2018 Super Bowl win.

5 weeks on the list
TRUMP'S AMERICA by Newt Gingrich; Center Street The former speaker of the House’s views on the achievements of and obstacles facing the current administration.

7 weeks on the list
FASCISM: A Warning by Madeleine Albright with Bill Woodward; Harper The former secretary of state examines the legacy of fascism in the 20th century and its potential revival.