New York Times Best Sellers at ACLS for March 6, 2016

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

FICTION (Combined Print & E-Book)

ME BEFORE YOU, by Jojo Moyes. (Penguin.) A young woman who has barely been farther afield than her English village finds herself while caring for a wealthy, embittered quadriplegic. Originally published in 2012.

THE GIRL IN THE SPIDER’S WEB, by David Lagercrantz. (Knopf.) Mikael Blomkvist and Lisbeth Salander are back in this continuation of Steig Larsson’s Millennium series.

A GIRL’S GUIDE TO MOVING ON, by Debbie Macomber. (Ballantine.) A mother and her daughter-in-law both leave unhappy marriages and take up with new men.

RUNAWAY VAMPIRE, by Lynsay Sands. (Avon.) Mary becomes embroiled in Dante’s search for his twin after running him over with her R.V.

THE NIGHTINGALE, by Kristin Hannah. (St. Martin’s.) Two sisters are separated in World War II France: one in the countryside, the other in Paris.

THE WEDDING DRESS, by Rachel Hauck. (Thomas Nelson.) With her own wedding approaching, Charlotte pieces together the history of a vintage gown she finds.

COMETH THE HOUR, by Jeffrey Archer. (St. Martin’s.) The sixth and penultimate book of the Clifton Chronicles brings the Cliftons and the Barringtons into the 1970s.

THE GIRL ON THE TRAIN, by Paula Hawkins. (Riverhead.) A psychological thriller set in the environs of London is full of complications and betrayals.

GIRL MISSING, by Tess Gerritsen. (Ballantine.) The medical examiner Kat Novak fears that a serial killer is stalking the streets, and one of the town’s most prominent citizens is her chief suspect; previously published as “Peggy Sue Got Murdered.”

ROOMHATE, by Penelope Ward. (Penelope Ward.) A woman must share an inherited house with the man she dumped long ago.

NONFICTION (Combined Print & E-Book)

WHEN BREATH BECOMES AIR, by Paul Kalanithi. (Random House.) A memoir by a physician who received a diagnosis of Stage IV lung cancer at the age of 36.

PLAYING TO THE EDGE, by Michael V. Hayden. (Penguin Press.) A former C.I.A. director defends his policies.

A MOTHER’S RECKONING, by Sue Klebold. (Crown.) The mother of one of the Columbine shooters wrestles with her grief and guilt and discusses how parents can become more aware of the signs of mental illness in teenagers.

BETWEEN THE WORLD AND ME, by Ta-Nehisi Coates. (Spiegel & Grau.) A meditation on race in America as well as a personal story by the Atlantic’s national correspondent.

THE KENNEDY BROTHERS, by Richard D. Mahoney. (Arcade.) The relationship between Jack and Bobby. Originally published in 1999.

ALEXANDER HAMILTON, by Ron Chernow. (Penguin.) A biography of the first Treasury secretary, a major author of the Federalist Papers and an advocate of strong central government. Originally published in 2004 and the basis of the Broadway play.

THE ROAD TO LITTLE DRIBBLINGby Bill Bryson. (Doubleday.) An American expatriate travels around his adopted country.

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.

AND THEN ALL HELL BROKE LOOSEby Richard Engel. (Simon & Schuster.) NBC’s chief foreign correspondent discusses the Arab Spring and war in the Middle East.

ORIGINALS, by Adam Grant. (Viking.) A Wharton School professor argues that innovators are made, not born, and offers suggestions for how to become one.

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