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

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

FICTION (Combined Print & E-BOOK)

ALEX CROSS, RUN, by James Patterson. (Little, Brown & Company.) While Alex Cross pursues a Washington serial killer (or killers?), someone is after him.

WAIT FOR YOU, by J. Lynn. (J. Lynn.) Nineteen-year-old Avery Morgansten hopes she can escape the tragedy in her past when she goes to college, but threats follow her.

THE STORYTELLER, by Jodi Picoult. (Simon & Schuster.) A New Hampshire baker finds herself in the midst of two Holocaust stories: her grandmother’s story of survival, and the confessions of an elderly German man, an SS officer.

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

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.

THREE SISTERS, by Susan Mallery. (Harlequin.) Three women on Blackberry Island, bound by the strongest of friendships, are at crucial turning points in their lives.

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.

MIRROR IMAGE, by Sandra Brown. (Grand Central Publishing.) An airplane accident and plastic surgery give a woman an astonishing new life; originally published in 1990.

BREAKING POINT, by C. J. Box. (Penguin Group.) The 13th novel featuring Joe Pickett, a Wyoming game warden.

THE HOST, by Stephenie Meyer. (Little, Brown & Company.) In this first adult novel by the author of the Twilight series for teenagers, aliens have taken control of the minds and bodies of most humans, but one woman won’t surrender; originally published in 2008.

 

 

NONFICTION (Combined Print & E-BOOK)

LEAN IN, by Sheryl Sandberg with Nell Scovell. (Knopf Doubleday Publishing.) The chief operating officer of Facebook urges women to pursue their careers without ambivalence.

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

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.

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

UNTIL I SAY GOOD-BYE, by Susan Spencer-Wendel with Bret Witter. (HarperCollins Publishers.) A Florida journalist decides to make the most of her life, traveling and spending time with her family, after she receives a diagnosis of A.L.S. (Lou Gehrig’s disease).

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

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.

SUM IT UP, by Pat Summitt with Sally Jenkins. (Crown Publishing.) A memoir by the longtime coach of the University of Tennessee Lady Vols, who received a diagnosis of early onset Alzheimer’s disease.

SALT SUGAR FAT, by Michael Moss. (Random House Publishing.) A New York Times reporter reveals how food companies encourage us to consume more of their products.

DRINKING AND TWEETING, by Brandi Glanville with Leslie Bruce. (Gallery Books.) One of the “Real Housewives of Beverly Hills” describes her adventures.

 

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