New York Times Best Sellers at ACLS for June 1, 2014

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

FICTION (Combined Print & E-Book)

THE ONE AND ONLY, by Emily Giffin. (Ballantine.) A woman who has grown up and made her life in a small, football-obsessed Texas town begins to expand her horizons.

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.

THE LINCOLN MYTH, by Steve Berry. (Ballantine.) The ex-government operative Cotton Malone becomes involved in a dangerous conflict set in motion by the founding fathers.

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

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.

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.

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

SNIPER’S HONOR, by Stephen Hunter. (Simon & Schuster.) The former Marine sniper Bob Lee Swagger and his reporter friend, Kathy Reilly, search for information about a famous Russian sniper during World War II, a woman.

THE GIRL WHO CAME HOME, by Hazel Gaynor. (Morrow/HarperCollins.) Long-held secrets revealed by a survivor of the Titanic change the life of her great-granddaughter.

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.

 

NONFICTION (Combined Print & E-Book)

ONE NATION, by Ben Carson with Candy Carson. (Sentinel.) Carson, a retired pediatric neurosurgeon, now a Fox News contributor, offers solutions to problems in health and education based on capitalism, not government.

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.

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

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.

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

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.

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

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

UNBROKEN, by Laura Hillenbrand. (Random House.) An Olympic runner’s story of survival as a prisoner of the Japanese in World War II.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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