New York Times Best Sellers at ACLS for April 10, 2016

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

FICTION (Combined Print & E-Book)

FOOL ME ONCE, by Harlan Coben. (Dutton.) A retired Army helicopter pilot faces combat-related nightmares and mysteries concerning the deaths of her husband and sister.

BECAUSE OF MISS BRIDGERTON, by Julia Quinn. (Avon.) Billie finds that, despite herself, she’s drifting toward the arrogant George.

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 NEST, by Cynthia D’Aprix Sweeney. (Ecco/HarperCollins.) Siblings in a dysfunctional New York family must grapple with a reduced inheritance.

JOURNEY TO MUNICH, by Jacqueline Winspear. (Harper/HarperCollins.) In 1938, the psychologist Maisie Dobbs travels to Germany to impersonate the daughter of a prisoner.

PRIVATE PARIS, by James Patterson and Mark Sullivan. (Little, Brown.) Jack Morgan, the head of the Private global investigative agency, probes the murders of members of the French cultural elite.

MAKE ME, by Lee Child. (Delacorte.) Jack Reacher pries open a missing-persons case that takes him across the country and into the shadowy reaches of the Internet.

PARTNERS, by John Grisham. (Doubleday.) The defense attorney Sebastian Rudd develops a close working relationship with his bodyguard and sidekick, Partner. A standalone digital short-story prequel to “Rogue Lawyer.”

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.

ONCE A RANCHER, by Linda Lael Miller. (HQN.) A troubled teenager helps bring together his harried guardian and a filmmaker who has returned to the family ranch.

 

 

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.

DEAD WAKE, by Erik Larson. (Crown.) The last voyage of the Lusitania, the passenger liner sunk by a German torpedo in 1915; by the author of “The Devil in the White City.”

LUST AND WONDER, by Augusten Burroughs. (St. Martin’s.) Burroughs’s post-rehab social life in 1990s New York City, and its eventual happy ending.

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.

GIRLS AND SEX, by Peggy Orenstein. (Harper/HarperCollins.) Interviews with more than 70 teenagers shed light on their experience of sexuality.

MIRACLES FROM HEAVEN, by Christy Wilson Beam. (Hachette.) A mother tells the story of her once-sickly daughter, whose chronic ailments disappeared after a near-death experience.

SEVEN BRIEF LESSONS ON PHYSICS, by Carlo Rovelli. (Riverhead.) An introduction to modern physics.

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

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

SMARTER FASTER BETTERby Charles Duhigg. (Random House.) The science of productivity, from the author of “The Power of Habit.”

 

 

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