New York Times Best Sellers at ACLS for October 6, 2013

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

FICTION (Combined Print & E-Book)

DOCTOR SLEEP, by Stephen King. (Scribner.) Now grown up, Dan, the boy with psycho-intuitive powers in “The Shining,” helps another child with a spectacular gift.

THE LONGEST RIDE, by Nicholas Sparks. (Grand Central.) The lives of two couples converge unexpectedly.

DEADLINE, by Sandra Brown. (Grand Central.) A journalist becomes a murder suspect as he pursues a story.

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.

THE LOWLAND, by Jhumpa Lahiri. (Knopf.) After his radical brother is killed, an Indian scientist brings his widow to join him in America.

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.

NEVER GO BACK, by Lee Child. (Delacorte.) Jack Reacher is thrown into jail on trumped-up charges and must clear his name.

SIMPLE PERFECTION, by Abbi Glines. (Atria.) A beautifully imperfect stranger opens the eyes of a businessman to a new kind of future.

ONE LUCKY VAMPIRE, by Lynsay Sands. (Avon/HarperCollins.) Jake has barely had time to adjust to being a vampire before he’s roped into playing bodyguard to a beautiful artist.

W IS FOR WASTED, by Sue Grafton. (Marian Wood/Putnam.) A homeless man inexplicably leaves $600,000 to Kinsey Millhone.

 

NONFICTION (Combined Print & E-Book)

KILLING JESUS, by Bill O’Reilly and Martin Dugard. (Holt.) Jesus’ life and times, and the events leading up to his execution.

SI-COLOGY 101, by Si Robertson with Mark Schlabach. (Howard Books.) Tales from Phil’s youngest brother, retired from the Army, who works in the Duck Commander workshop.

ORANGE IS THE NEW BLACK, by Piper Kerman. (Spiegel & Grau.) A memoir by a Brooklyn woman whose relationship with a drug runner gets her sentenced to a year in prison. The basis for the Netflix series, originally published in 2010.

STILL FOOLIN’ ‘EM, by Billy Crystal. (Holt.) The 65-year-old comedian’s reminiscences and his complaints about aging.

ZEALOT, by Reza Aslan. (Random House.)  A biography of Jesus of Nazareth presents him in the context of his times as the leader of a revolutionary movement.

EMPTY MANSIONS, by Bill Dedman and Paul Clark Newell Jr.. (Ballantine.) The eccentric life of the reclusive heiress Huguette Clark, who died at the age of 104 in 2011.

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.

HAPPY, HAPPY, HAPPY, by Phil Robertson with Mark Schlabach. (Howard Books.) The Duck Commander pays tribute to “faith, family and ducks.”

FIVE DAYS AT MEMORIAL, by Sheri Fink. (Crown.) The case of a New Orleans surgeon suspected of euthanizing patients during the Katrina disaster.

Sh*t MY DAD SAYS, by Justin Halpern. (HarperCollins.) A coming-of-age memoir organized around the musings, purveyed on Twitter, of the author’s father.

 

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