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FICTION (Combined Print & E-Book)
THE GIRL ON THE TRAIN, by Paula Hawkins. (Riverhead.) A psychological thriller set in London is full of complications and betrayals.
14TH DEADLY SIN, by James Patterson and Maxine Paetro. (Little, Brown.) A video of a shocking crime surfaces, casting suspicion on a San Francisco detective’s colleagues.
MEMORY MAN, by David Baldacci. (Grand Central.) A police detective who left the force when his family was murdered teams up with his former partner to solve the case.
ALL THE LIGHT WE CANNOT SEE, by Anthony Doerr. (Scribner.) The lives of a blind French girl and a gadget-obsessed German boy before and during World War II.
GATHERING PREY, by John Sandford. (Putnam.) Lucas Davenport is on the trail of killers who have targeted a group of vagabonds called the Travelers.
THE FORGOTTEN ROOM, by Lincoln Child. (Doubleday.) Probing a death, the “enigmatologist” Jeremy Logan discovers a hidden room at a Newport estate where a dangerous experiment took place. A sequel to “The Third Gate.”
DRY BONES, by Craig Johnson. (Viking.) Sheriff Walt Longmire of Absaroka County, Wyo., investigates the death of a Cheyenne rancher on whose property a valuable dinosaur skeleton was found. The basis of the series “Longmire.”
LUCKIEST GIRL ALIVE, by Jessica Knoll. (Simon & Schuster.) The life of a successful New York magazine writer is shaken when secrets from her past are revealed during the filming of a documentary about a shooting at the prestigious high school she attended.
THE NIGHTINGALE, by Kristin Hannah. (St. Martin’s.) Two sisters are separated in World War II France: one struggling to survive in the countryside, the other joining the Resistance in Paris.
SOLITUDE CREEK, by Jeffery Deaver. (Grand Central.) Kathryn Dance of the California Bureau of Investigation takes on a killer scaring people into causing their own deaths.
NONFICTION (Combined Print & E-Book)
THE WRIGHT BROTHERS, by David McCullough. (Simon & Schuster.) The story of the bicycle mechanics from Ohio who ushered in the age of flight; by the author of “1776” and “The Greater Journey.”
AND THE GOOD NEWS IS . . ., by Dana Perino. (Twelve.) The Fox News contributor and former press secretary under President George W. Bush reviews her life and career and shares lessons she has learned.
A LUCKY LIFE INTERRUPTED, by Tom Brokaw. (Random House.) The journalist describes the year following his diagnosis with multiple myeloma.
THE BOYS IN THE BOAT, by Daniel James Brown. (Viking.) The University of Washington’s eight-oar crew and their quest for gold at the 1936 Berlin Olympics.
CLINTON CASH, by Peter Schweizer. (Harper/HarperCollins.) An examination of donations made to the Clinton Foundation by foreign entities.
DEAD WAKE, by Erik Larson. (Crown.) The last voyage of the Lusitania, by the author of “The Devil in the White City.”
THE ROAD TO CHARACTER, by David Brooks. (Random House.) The Times columnist extols personal virtues like kindness and honesty in a materialistic age.
THE BOOK OF JOAN, by Melissa Rivers. (Crown Archetype.) A memoir of life, often uproarious, with the comedian Joan Rivers, written by her daughter.
HOPE, by Amanda Berry and Gina DeJesus with Mary Jordan and Kevin Sullivan. (Viking.) Two of the women who were kidnapped by a Cleveland school bus driver and imprisoned, raped and abused by him until they escaped after 10 years tell their story.
BILL O’REILLY’S LEGENDS AND LIES, by David Fisher. (Holt.) Stories of the American West; a companion volume to the Fox News series