New York Times Best Sellers

Every week we will update the New York Times Best Sellers list on this page. The titles with an asterisk (*) before them are part of our collection. The others need to be requested from another library. Some titles have two asterisks, this signifies a title only available on e-book (OverDrive or our NOOKs with Preloaded Books). A title with three asterisks before it means it is only available as an audiobook. 

The titles are connected to links, if you would like to be placed on hold or request the book just click on the link and choose "Request" at the top of  the catalog page! 


Fiction Best Sellers

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Week of December 17, 2017



  1. DARKER, by E.L. James. (Vintage) Christian Grey's tormented and difficult pursuit of Anastasia Steele is told from his perspective. Please call if you would like to place this book on hold or request that the library purchase it.
    Last Week: Not Ranked
    Number of Weeks on List: 1

  2. *THE ROOSTER BAR, by John Grisham. (Doubleday) Three students at a sleazy for-profit law school hope to expose the student-loan banker who runs it. This book is also available on OverDrive and on our NOOKs. 
    Last Week: 3
    Number of Weeks on List: 6

  3. *ORIGIN, by Dan Brown. (Doubleday) After reconnecting with one of his first students, who is now a billionaire futurist, symbology professor Robert Langdon must go on a perilous quest with a beautiful museum director. 
    Last Week: 4
    Number of Weeks on List: 9

  4. *THE MIDNIGHT LINE, by Lee Child. (Delacorte) Jack Reacher tracks down the owner of a pawned West Point class ring and stumbles upon a large criminal enterprise.
    Last Week: 2
    Number of Weeks on List: 4

  5. *THE PEOPLE VS. ALEX CROSS, by James Patterson. (Little, Brown) Detective Cross takes on a case even though he has been suspended from the department and taken to federal court to stand trial on murder charges.
    Last Week: 1
    Number of Weeks on List: 2

  6. *TOM CLANCY POWER AND EMPIRE, by Marc Cameron. (Putnam) President Jack Ryan seeks to identify the hidden forces escalating the tensions between China and the United States.
    Last Week: Not Ranked
    Number of Weeks on List: 1

  7. *PAST PERFECT, by Danielle Steel. (Delacorte) A Manhattan family moves into a mansion in San Francisco and encounters the ghosts of its original inhabitants.
    Last Week: Not Ranked
    Number of Weeks on List: 1

  8. *END GAME, by David Baldacci. (Grand Central) Jessica Reel and Will Robie fight a dangerous adversary in Colorado.
    Last Week: 6
    Number of Weeks on List: 3

  9. **THE SUN AND HER FLOWERS, by Rupi Kaur. (Andrews McMeel) A new collection of poetry from the author of "Milk and Honey." Please call if you would like to place this book on hold or request that the library purchase it.
    Last Week: 7
    Number of Weeks on List: 9

  10. *HARDCORE TWENTY-FOUR, by Janet Evanovich. (Putnam) When a homeless man is murdered, the bounty hunter Stephanie Plum searches for the killer. This book is also available on OverDrive and on our NOOKs.
    Last Week: 5
    Number of Weeks on List: 3

  11. *MILK AND HONEY, by Rupi Kaur. (Andrews McMeel) Poetic approaches to surviving adversity and loss.
    Last Week: 12
    Number of Weeks on List: 42

  12. *TWO KINDS OF TRUTH, by Michael Connelly. (Little, Brown) While he investigates the murder of two pharmacists, an old case comes back to haunt Harry Bosch.
    Last Week: 8
    Number of Weeks on List: 5

  13. *ARTEMIS, by Andy Weir. (Crown) A small-time smuggler living in a lunar colony schemes to pay off an old debt by pulling off a challenging heist.
    Last Week: 9
    Number of Weeks on List: 3

  14. *OATHBRINGER, by Brandon Sanderson. (Tor) The third volume of the Stormlight Archive. The War of Reckoning ends and the Voidbringers return.
    Last Week: 10
    Number of Weeks on List: 3

  15. **LITTLE FIRES EVERYWHERE, by Celeste Ng. (Penguin Press) An artist upends a quiet town outside Cleveland.
    Last Week: 15
    Number of Weeks on List: 6

Nonfiction Best Sellers

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Week of December 17, 2017 


  1. LEONARDO DA VINCI, by Walter Isaacson. (Simon & Schuster) A biography of the Italian Renaissance polymath which connects his work in various disciplines. Please call if you would like to place this book on hold or request that the library purchase it.
    Last Week: 1
    Number of Weeks on List: 7

  2. ASTROPHYSICS FOR PEOPLE IN A HURRY, by Neil deGrasse Tyson. (Norton) A straightforward, easy-to-understand introduction to the laws that govern the universe.  
    Last Week: 3
    Number of Weeks on List: 30

  3. *GRANT, by Ron Chernow. (Penguin Press) A biography of the Union general of the Civil War and two-term president of the United States.
    Last Week: 6
    Number of Weeks on List: 8

  4. *OBAMA, by Pete Souza. (Little, Brown) More than 300 pictures of the former president by his White House photographer, with behind-the-scenes stories.
    Last Week: 2
    Number of Weeks on List: 4

  5. **SAPIENS, by Yuval Noah Harari. (Harper) How Homo sapiens became Earth's dominant species.
    Last Week: Not Ranked
    Number of Weeks on List: 17

  6. *HILLBILLY ELEGY, by J.D. Vance. (HarperCollins) A Yale Law School graduate looks at the struggles of the white working class through the story of his own childhood. This book is also available on OverDrive and preloaded NOOKs.
    Last Week: Not Ranked
    Number of Weeks on List: 68

  7. *PROMISE ME, DAD, by Joe Biden. (Flatiron Books) The former vice president recalls his toughest year in office, as his son battled brain cancer.
    Last Week: 5
    Number of Weeks on List: 3

  8. *ANDREW JACKSON AND THE MIRACLE OF NEW ORLEANS, by Brian Kilmeade and Don Yaeger. (Sentinel) Major General Jackson takes on the British in Louisiana.
    Last Week: 9
    Number of Weeks on List: 6

  9. *KILLING ENGLAND, by Bill O'Reilly and Martin Dugard. (Holt) Major events and battles during the Revolutionary War are told from the perspectives of George Washington, Benjamin Franklin and others.
    Last Week: 8
    Number of Weeks on List: 11

  10. *BOBBY KENNEDY, by Chris Matthews. (Simon & Schuster) The New York senator's journey from his formative years to his tragic run for president.
    Last Week: 7
    Number of Weeks on List: 5

  11. *SISTERS FIRST, by Jenna Bush Hager and Barbara Pierce Bush. (Grand Central) The twin daughters of former president George W. Bush offer their account of growing up in the public eye. 
    Last Week: 4
    Number of Weeks on List: 6

  12. *WHAT HAPPENED, by Hillary Rodham Clinton. (Simon & Schuster) The first woman nominated for president by a major political party details her campaign, mistakes she made, outside forces that affected the outcome and how she recovered in its aftermath.
    Last Week: 12
    Number of Weeks on List: 12

  13. COLLUSION, by Luke Harding. (Vintage) The British journalist recounts his meeting with the former MI6 officer Christopher Steele and makes his case for a connection between Moscow and Donald Trump. Please call if you would like to place this book on hold or request that the library purchase it.
    Last Week: 10
    Number of Weeks on List: 2

  14. *ENDURANCE, by Scott Kelly. (Knopf) A memoir by the retired astronaut and former commander of the International Space Station.
    Last Week: 11
    Number of Weeks on List: 7

  15. *KILLERS OF THE FLOWER MOON, by David Grann. (Doubleday) The story of a murder spree in 1920s Oklahoma that targeted Osage Indians, whose lands contained oil.
    Last Week: Not Ranked
    Number of Weeks on List: 25

  • *MISSISSIPPI BLOOD, by Greg Iles. (Morrow/HarperCollins) Penn Cage, now the mayor of Natchez, Miss., investigates the secrets of his family and the South in order to save his and his father’s lives in the conclusion to the Natchez Burning trilogy. 
    Last Week: Not Ranked 
    Number of Weeks on List: 1

  • *THE SHACK, by William P. Young. (Windblown Media) A man whose daughter was abducted is invited to an isolated shack, apparently by God.
    Last Week: 1 
    Number of Weeks on List: 9

  • BOUND TOGETHER, by Christine Feehan. (Berkley) Viktor returns to Sea Haven to see the wife whose stepfather he killed.  
    Last Week: Not Ranked 
    Number of Weeks on List: 1

  • *VICIOUS CIRCLE, by C.J. Box. (Putnam) Newly released from prison, Dallas Cates tries to exact revenge on the Wyoming game warden Joe Pickett, who put him there.  
    Last Week: Not Ranked 
    Number of Weeks on List: 1

  • *IF NOT FOR YOU, by Debbie Macomber. (Ballantine) An unlikely relationship is put to the test.  
    Last Week: Not Ranked  
    Number of Weeks on List: 1

  • *BIG LITTLE LIES, by Liane Moriarty. (Berkley) Who will end up dead, and how, when three mothers with children in the same school become friends?  
    Last Week: 4 
    Number of Weeks on List: 32

  • *FOREVER A HERO, by Linda Lael Miller. (HQN) The woman Mace saved a decade ago returns, as does her vengeance-bent attacker.   
    Last Week: Not Ranked  
    Number of Weeks on List: 1

  • *THE OBSESSION, by Nora Roberts. (Berkley) A woman is haunted by her father's crimes as she tries to pursue love and her work as a photographer.  
    Last Week: 5  
    Number of Weeks on List: 9 

  • *A MAN CALLED OVE, by Fredrik Backman. (Washington Square) A curmudgeon's gruff exterior masks a generosity of spirit. Originally published in Sweden in 2014.  
    Last Week: 6  
    Number of Weeks on List: 44

  • *MAN OVERBOARD, by J. A. Jance. (Touchstone) Ali Reynolds pursues a man who manipulates the children of suicides into killing themselves in the 15th novel in the series.  
    Last Week: Not Ranked  
    Number of Weeks on List: 1

  • **MILK AND HONEY, by Rupi Kaur. (Andrews McMeel) Poetic approaches to surviving adversity and loss.  
    Last Week: 11  
    Number of Weeks on List: 15

  • *THE HANDMAID'S TALE, by Margaret Atwood. (Houghton Mifflin Harcourt) In the Republic of Gilead's dystopian future, men and women perform the services assigned to them.  
    Last Week: Not Ranked  
    Number of Weeks on List: 3

  • *A DOG'S PURPOSE, by W. Bruce Cameron. (Forge Books) A canine narrator undergoes a series of reincarnations.  
    Last Week: 9 
    Number of Weeks on List: 16 

  • *LILAC GIRLS, by Martha Hall Kelly. (Ballantine) A story of three women's lives during and after World War II.  
    Last Week: 15  
    Number of Weeks on List: 14

  • *NO MAN'S LAND, by David Baldacci. (Grand Central) John Puller, a special agent with the Army, searches for the truth about his mother, who disappeared 30 years ago.
    Last Week: Not Ranked 
    Number of Weeks on List: 10

  • *MISSISSIPPI BLOOD, by Greg Iles. (Morrow/HarperCollins) Penn Cage, now the mayor of Natchez, Miss., investigates the secrets of his family and the South in order to save his and his father’s lives in the conclusion to the Natchez Burning trilogy. 
    Last Week: Not Ranked 
    Number of Weeks on List: 1

  • *THE SHACK, by William P. Young. (Windblown Media) A man whose daughter was abducted is invited to an isolated shack, apparently by God.
    Last Week: 1 
    Number of Weeks on List: 9

  • BOUND TOGETHER, by Christine Feehan. (Berkley) Viktor returns to Sea Haven to see the wife whose stepfather he killed.  
    Last Week: Not Ranked 
    Number of Weeks on List: 1

  • *VICIOUS CIRCLE, by C.J. Box. (Putnam) Newly released from prison, Dallas Cates tries to exact revenge on the Wyoming game warden Joe Pickett, who put him there.  
    Last Week: Not Ranked 
    Number of Weeks on List: 1

  • *IF NOT FOR YOU, by Debbie Macomber. (Ballantine) An unlikely relationship is put to the test.  
    Last Week: Not Ranked  
    Number of Weeks on List: 1

  • *BIG LITTLE LIES, by Liane Moriarty. (Berkley) Who will end up dead, and how, when three mothers with children in the same school become friends?  
    Last Week: 4 
    Number of Weeks on List: 32

  • *FOREVER A HERO, by Linda Lael Miller. (HQN) The woman Mace saved a decade ago returns, as does her vengeance-bent attacker.   
    Last Week: Not Ranked  
    Number of Weeks on List: 1

  • *THE OBSESSION, by Nora Roberts. (Berkley) A woman is haunted by her father's crimes as she tries to pursue love and her work as a photographer.  
    Last Week: 5  
    Number of Weeks on List: 9 

  • *A MAN CALLED OVE, by Fredrik Backman. (Washington Square) A curmudgeon's gruff exterior masks a generosity of spirit. Originally published in Sweden in 2014.  
    Last Week: 6  
    Number of Weeks on List: 44

  • *MAN OVERBOARD, by J. A. Jance. (Touchstone) Ali Reynolds pursues a man who manipulates the children of suicides into killing themselves in the 15th novel in the series.  
    Last Week: Not Ranked  
    Number of Weeks on List: 1

  • **MILK AND HONEY, by Rupi Kaur. (Andrews McMeel) Poetic approaches to surviving adversity and loss.  
    Last Week: 11  
    Number of Weeks on List: 15

  • *THE HANDMAID'S TALE, by Margaret Atwood. (Houghton Mifflin Harcourt) In the Republic of Gilead's dystopian future, men and women perform the services assigned to them.  
    Last Week: Not Ranked  
    Number of Weeks on List: 3

  • *A DOG'S PURPOSE, by W. Bruce Cameron. (Forge Books) A canine narrator undergoes a series of reincarnations.  
    Last Week: 9 
    Number of Weeks on List: 16 

  • *LILAC GIRLS, by Martha Hall Kelly. (Ballantine) A story of three women's lives during and after World War II.  
    Last Week: 15  
    Number of Weeks on List: 14

  • *NO MAN'S LAND, by David Baldacci. (Grand Central) John Puller, a special agent with the Army, searches for the truth about his mother, who disappeared 30 years ago.
    Last Week: Not Ranked 
    Number of Weeks on List: 10