New York Times Best Sellers at ACLS for November 15, 2015

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

FICTION (Combined Print & E-Book)

THE CROSSING, by Michael Connelly. (Little, Brown.) The retired detective Harry Bosch reluctantly agrees to help his half brother, a defense attorney, and his investigations lead him inside the L.A.P.D.

STARS OF FORTUNE, by Nora Roberts. (Berkley.) Three couples pool their powers in their search for the prophetic fire star.

THE BAZAAR OF BAD DREAMS, by Stephen King. (Scribner.) Twenty stories, some never before published.

ROGUE LAWYER, by John Grisham. (Doubleday.) The attorney Sebastian Rudd is a “lone gunman” who hates injustice and the system and defends unpopular clients.

THE MARTIAN, by Andy Weir. (Crown.) Abandoned by his crew, an astronaut embarks on a dogged quest to stay alive.

SEE ME, by Nicholas Sparks. (Grand Central.) A couple in love are threatened by secrets from the past.

CAREER OF EVIL, by Robert Galbraith. (Mulholland/Little, Brown.) In the third novel about the private investigative team of Cormoran Strike and Robin Ellacott, the pair pursue a psychotic stalker; by J. K. Rowling, writing pseudonymously.

THE SURVIVOR, by Vince Flynn and Kyle Mills. (Emily Bestler/Atria.) The counterterrorism operative Mitch Rapp must control the damage from a leak of C.I.A. documents. Mills finished the book for Flynn, who died in 2013.

AVENUE OF MYSTERIES, by John Irving. (Simon & Schuster.) In Irving’s 14th novel, a Mexican writer on a journey to the Philippines recalls his escape from a humble childhood.

DEPRAVED HEART, by Patricia Cornwell. (Morrow/HarperCollins.) A psychopath sends Dr. Kay Scarpetta videos from the past about her niece in the series’s 23rd book.

 

NONFICTION (Combined Print & E-Book)

TROUBLEMAKER, by Leah Remini and Rebecca Paley. (Ballantine.) The actress describes her life in Scientology and the aftermath of her break with the church in 2013.

KILLING REAGAN, by Bill O’Reilly and Martin Dugard. (Holt.) The host of “The O’Reilly Factor” recounts the events surrounding the attempted assassination of President Reagan in 1981.

THOMAS JEFFERSON AND THE TRIPOLI PIRATES, by Brian Kilmeade and Don Yaeger. (Sentinel.) The war against the Barbary pirates in 1801.

CRIPPLED AMERICA, by Donald J. Trump. (Threshold Editions.) The real estate developer and candidate for the Republican presidential nomination shares his ideas for making America great again.

A MORE PERFECT UNION, by Ben Carson with Candy Carson. (Sentinel.) A discussion of the Constitution by the candidate for the Republican presidential nomination.

THE WITCHES, by Stacy Schiff. (Little, Brown.) An account of the Salem witch trials of 1692.

LIGHTS OUTby Ted Koppel. (Crown.) The journalist describes how a cyberattack on the nation’s power grids could paralyze our infrastructure, warns that government has not planned for the possibility, and visits “preppers” who are taking their own precautions.

EXTREME OWNERSHIPby Jocko Willink and Leif Babin. (St. Martin’s.) Applying the principles of Navy SEALs leadership training to any organization. (†)

WILDFLOWER, by Drew Barrymore. (Dutton.) The actress shares stories about her life.

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

 

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