New York Times Best Sellers at ACLS for May 25, 2014

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

FICTION (Combined Print & E-Book)

UNLUCKY 13, by James Patterson and Maxine Paetro. (Little, Brown.) With the return of a killer who was presumed dead, the San Francisco detective Lindsay Boxer and the Women’s Murder Club take action.

FIELD OF PREY, by John Sandford. (Putnam.) Lucas Davenport investigates when multiple bodies are found in the middle of the Minnesota cornfields.

THE TARGET, by David Baldacci. (Grand Central.) As the government hit man Will Robie and his partner, Jessica Reel, prepare for a mission, they face a new adversary.

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.

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

THE SKIN COLLECTOR, by Jeffery Deaver. (Grand Central.) The forensic detective Lincoln Rhyme hunts for a killer who tattoos messages on his victims’ flesh.

INFERNO, by Dan Brown. (Anchor.) The symbologist Robert Langdon, on the run in Florence, must decipher a series of codes created by a Dante-loving scientist.

NATCHEZ BURNING, by Greg Iles. (Morrow/HarperCollins.) Penn Cage, a former prosecutor in Natchez, Miss., delves into the secrets of his father, a doctor who has been accused of murdering an African-American nurse.

ANY OTHER NAME, by Craig Johnson. (Viking.) Sheriff Walt Longmire explores a detective’s mysterious death. The 11th book in the Longmire series, the basis of the A&E show.

THE COLLECTORby Nora Roberts. (Putnam.) A freelance writer who may have witnessed a murder-suicide joins the dead man’s brother to learn what happened.

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.

NONFICTION (Combined Print & E-Book)

CAPITAL IN THE TWENTY-FIRST CENTURY, by Thomas Piketty. (Belknap/Harvard University.) An analysis of centuries of economic history predicts worsening inequality.

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.

FINDING ME, by Michelle Knight with Michelle Burford. (Weinstein Books.) The story of a woman kidnapped in Cleveland in 2002, then tortured, who escaped in 2013.

THINK LIKE A FREAK, by Steven D. Levitt and Stephen J. Dubner. (Morrow/HarperCollins.) How to solve problems creatively, from the authors of “Freakonomics.

NO PLACE TO HIDE, by Glenn Greenwald. (Metropolitan/Holt.) The journalist presents new material about N.S.A. surveillance and describes his work with Edward Snowden.

STRESS TEST, by Timothy F. Geithner. (Crown.) The former Treasury secretary explains the choices he and others made during the financial crisis.

CONFORM, by Glenn Beck, Kevin Balfe and Kyle Olson. (Threshold Editions/Mercury Radio Arts.) A call for refocused priorities in American public education.

FLASH BOYS, by Michael Lewis. (Norton.) The world of high-frequency computer-driven trading, from the author of “Liar’s Poker.”

THE LIFE OF ELIZABETH I, by Alison Weir. (Ballantine.) A biography of the enigmatic queen; first published in 1998.

THE CLOSER, by Mariano Rivera with Wayne Coffey. (Little, Brown.) A memoir of life and baseball by the great Yankees pitcher.

 

 

 

 

 

 

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