New York Times Best Sellers at ACLS for November 9, 2014

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

FICTION (Combined Print & E-Book)

BLOOD MAGICK, by Nora Roberts. (Berkley.) In County Mayo, evil and witchcraft complicate a long-simmering romance; Book 3 of the Cousins O’Dwyer trilogy.

GRAY MOUNTAIN, by John Grisham. (Doubleday.) A downsized Wall Street lawyer joins a legal clinic in a small Virginia town, and becomes involved both in real people’s lives and in litigation against the coal mining industry.

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

THE SLOW REGARD OF SILENT THINGS, by Patrick Rothfuss. (DAW.) An exploration of the world of Auri, a character in the Kingkiller Chronicles.

HAVANA STORM, by Clive Cussler and Dirk Cussler. (Putnam.) Dirk Pitt becomes involved in a post-Castro power struggle in Cuba.

PRINCE LESTAT, by Anne Rice. (Knopf.) The Vampire Chronicles continue after a long hiatus with the reappearance of Lestat de Lioncourt.

LEAVING TIME, by Jodi Picoult. (Ballantine.) After searching for her mother, who has disappeared, for more than 10 years, a woman employs a psychic and a detective.

PEGASUS, by Danielle Steel. (Delacorte.) A German aristocrat, fleeing the Nazis, settles in America with a gift of eight purebred horses from his closest friend.

YOURS FOR CHRISTMAS, by Susan Mallery. (Harlequin.) A former N.F.L. player and a single mom work together on a holiday toy drive and try to keep their friendship from turning into more.

THE HANDSOME MAN’S DE LUXE CAFÉ, by Alexander McCall Smith. (Pantheon.) The 15th book in the No. 1 Ladies’ Detective Agency series.

 

NONFICTION (Combined Print & E-Book)

YES PLEASE, by Amy Poehler. (Dey St./Morrow.) A humorous miscellany from the comedian and actress, the “S.N.L.” alumna and star of “Parks and Recreation.”

KILLING PATTON, by Bill O’Reilly and Martin Dugard. (Holt.) The host of “The O’Reilly Factor” recounts the strange death of Gen. George S. Patton in December 1945.

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

NOT THAT KIND OF GIRL, by Lena Dunham. (Random House.) A collection of revealing and often humorous personal essays from the creator and star of “Girls.”

THE BOYS IN THE BOATby Daniel James Brown. (Viking.) The University of Washington’s eight-oar crew and their quest for gold at the 1936 Berlin Olympics.

BEING MORTAL, by Atul Gawande. (Metropolitan/Holt.) The surgeon and New Yorker writer considers how doctors fail patients at the end of life, and how they can do better.

JETER UNFILTERED, by Derek Jeter with Anthony Bozza. (Jeter Publishing/Gallery Books.) The Yankee shortstop and team captain looks back over his career, with photographs from his recently concluded final season, as well as older ones.

THE LAST STAND OF THE TIN CAN SAILORS, by James D. Hornfischer. (Bantam.) An account of a naval battle during the campaign to liberate the Philippines in 1944.

DREAMERS AND DECEIVERS, by Glenn Beck with Kevin Balfe. (Threshold Editions/Mercury Radio Arts.) More little-known stories from America’s past; a follow-up to “Miracles and Massacres.”

THE INNOVATORS, by Walter Isaacson. (Simon & Schuster.) Studies of the people who created computers and the Internet, beginning in the 1840s.

 

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