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FICTION (Combined Print & E-Book)
THE KING, by J. R. Ward. (New American Library.) Book 12 of the Black Dagger Brotherhood series.
I’VE GOT YOU UNDER MY SKIN, by Mary Higgins Clark. (Simon & Schuster.) The producer of a true-crime show must contend with participants with secrets as well as her husband’s murderer.
THE FIXED TRILOGY, by Laurelin Paige. (Laurelin Paige.) Collects “Fixed on You,” “Found in You” and “Forever With You,” the story of Alayna Wither and Hudson Pierce.
SHADOW SPELL, by Nora Roberts. (Berkley.) In County Mayo, a falconer with an unresolved past falls for his sister’s best friend; Book 2 of the Cousins O’Dwyer trilogy.
MISSING YOU, by Harlan Coben. (Dutton.) Kat Donovan, an N.Y.P.D. detective, searches for the ex-fiancé who left her years before; her father’s murderer; and the reason the users of an online dating site are disappearing.
NYPD RED 2, by James Patterson and Marshall Karp. (Little, Brown.) Detective Zach Jordan and his partner are called when the body of a wealthy woman is discovered on the Central Park carousel; the second book in a new series.
THE GOLDFINCH, by Donna Tartt. (Little, Brown.) A painting smuggled out of the Metropolitan Museum of Art after a bombing becomes a boy’s prize, guilt and burden.
ORPHAN TRAIN, by Christina Baker Kline. (Morrow/HarperCollins.) A historical novel about orphans swept off the streets of New York and sent to the Midwest in the 1920s.
THE HUSBAND’S SECRET, by Liane Moriarty. (Amy Einhorn/Putnam.) A woman’s life is upended when she discovers a letter from her husband she was not meant to read.
LITTLE GIRL LOST, by Brian McGilloway. (Witness Impulse/HarperCollins.) A Northern Ireland police officer finds a little girl in the woods, her hands covered in blood.
NONFICTION (Combined Print & E-Book)
FLASH BOYS, by Michael Lewis. (Norton.) The world of high-frequency computer-driven trading, from the author of “Liar’s Poker.”
HEAVEN IS FOR REAL, by Todd Burpo with Lynn Vincent. (Thomas Nelson.) A father recounts his 3-year-old son’s encounter with Jesus during an appendectomy.
UPSTAIRS AT THE WHITE HOUSE, by J. B. West with Mary Lynn Kotz. (Open Road.) Reminiscences of five presidents and their families by a former White House major-domo. First published in 1974.
10% HAPPIER, by Dan Harris. (It Books.) A co-anchor of “Nightline” reports on the science and spiritual dimensions of meditation, and describes how it has improved his life.
THRIVE, by Arianna Huffington. (Harmony.) Personal well-being as the indispensable third measure — with money and power — of success.
DON’T HURT PEOPLE AND DON’T TAKE THEIR STUFF, by Matt Kibbe. (Morrow/HarperCollins.) A libertarian manifesto by the president and C.E.O. of FreedomWorks.
TWELVE YEARS A SLAVE, by Solomon Northup. (Various publishers.) The narrative, first published in 1853, of a freeman who was kidnapped and sold into slavery, and spent 12 years in bondage before escaping; the basis of the recently released movie.
THE WOMEN OF DUCK COMMANDER, by Kay Robertson and others with Beth Clark. (Howard Books.) The “Duck Dynasty” wives discuss their marriages, families and faith.
LETTERS FROM BERLIN, by Margarete Dos and Kerstin Lieff. (Lyons/Globe Pequot.) A daughter traces her German mother’s harrowing experiences in World War II and after.
KILLING JESUS, by Bill O’Reilly and Martin Dugard. (Holt.) Jesus’ life and times, and the events leading up to his execution.