New York Times Best Sellers at ACLS for February 24, 2013

Get the latest NYT Best Sellers at the Allegany County Library System.

FICTION (Combined Print & E-BOOK)

SAFE HAVEN, by Nicholas Sparks. (Grand Central Publishing.) A young woman, while putting down roots in a small North Carolina town, is haunted by a dark secret from her past.

A WEEK IN WINTER, by Maeve Binchy. (Knopf Doubleday Publishing.) Guests at an inn by the sea on Ireland’s west coast; the final book by Binchy, who died in 2012.

GUILT, by Jonathan Kellerman. (Random House Publishing.) The Los Angeles psychologist-detective Alex Delaware and the detective Milo Sturgis turn their sights six decades into the past to pursue the story of a beautiful nurse and her lover, a doctor.

GONE GIRL, by Gillian Flynn. (Crown Publishing.) A woman disappears on the day of her fifth anniversary; is her husband a killer?

WAIT FOR ME, by Elisabeth Naughton. (Elisabeth Naughton.) As she digs into her past, a woman who has lost her memory in an accident is drawn to a man in San Francisco.

FIFTY SHADES OF GREY, by E. L. James. (Knopf Doubleday Publishing.) An inexperienced college student falls in love with a tortured man who has particular sexual tastes; the first book in a trilogy.

RUSH, by Maya Banks. (Penguin Group.) Gabe Hamilton, a wealthy hotel owner, and Mia Crestwell, the much younger sister of his best friend, embark on a passionate, obsessive relationship.

TOUCH AND GO, by Lisa Gardner. (Penguin Group.) An investigator probing the disappearance of a seemingly perfect Boston family must dig beneath the surface.

BEAUTIFUL BASTARD, by Christina Lauren. (Gallery Books.) Sparks fly between an Bennett Ryan, an inconsiderate boss, and his beautiful assistant, Chloe Mills.

PRIVATE BERLIN, by James Patterson and Mark Sullivan. (Little, Brown & Company.) A superstar agent at the German headquarters of a powerful investigation firm disappears, and the resulting search reveals many secrets.

 

NONFICTION (Combined Print & E-BOOK)

AMERICAN SNIPER, by Chris Kyle with Scott McEwen and Jim DeFelice. (HarperCollins Publishers.) A member of the Navy SEALs, recently shot to death in Texas, discusses his battlefield experiences.

DRINKING AND TWEETING, by Brandi Glanville with Leslie Bruce. (Gallery Books.) One of the “Real Housewives of Beverly Hills” describes growing up poor, her contentious divorce, her D.U.I. and other adventures.

PROOF OF HEAVEN, by Eben Alexander. (Simon & Schuster.) A neurosurgeon recounts his near death experience during a coma from bacterial meningitis.

AMERICA THE BEAUTIFUL, by Ben C. Carson and Candy Carson. (Zondervan.) A doctor explores what makes America great.

MY BELOVED WORLD, by Sonia Sotomayor. (Knopf Doubleday Publishing.) The Supreme Court justice recalls growing up in the Bronx, attending Princeton, working for the Manhattan District Attorney’s office and becoming a federal judge.

KILLING KENNEDY, by Bill O’Reilly and Martin Dugard. (Henry Holt & Company.) The host of “The O’Reilly Factor” recounts the events surrounding the assassination of John F. Kennedy.

KILLING LINCOLN, by Bill O’Reilly and Martin Dugard. (Henry Holt & Company.) The anchor of “The O’Reilly Factor” recounts the assassination of Abraham Lincoln.

COOLIDGE, by Amity Shlaes. (HarperCollins Publishers.) The 30th president is reclaimed as a conservative hero in this biography.

QUIET, by Susan Cain. (Crown Publishing.) Introverts — one-third of the population — are undervalued in American society.

FRANCONA, by Terry Francona and Dan Shaughnessy. (Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing.) The manager’s Red Sox years.

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