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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.
ENDANGERED, by C. J. Box. (Putnam.) When his 18-year-old ward is found beaten in a ditch, the Montana game warden Joe Pickett suspects her boyfriend, a rodeo star.
LAST ONE HOME, by Debbie Macomber. (Ballantine.) Three estranged sisters work to resolve their differences.
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.
A SPOOL OF BLUE THREAD, by Anne Tyler. (Knopf.) Four generations of a family are drawn to a house in the Baltimore suburbs.
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.
FIFTY SHADES DARKER, by E. L. James. (Vintage.) Daunted by Christian’s dark secrets, Anastasia ends their relationship — but desire still dominates her every thought; the second book in a trilogy.
THE LONGEST RIDE, by Nicholas Sparks. (Grand Central.) The lives of two couples converge unexpectedly.
CONFESS, by Colleen Hoover. (Atria.) A young woman finds herself attracted to an artist with a secret.
COLD BETRAYAL, by J. A. Jance. (Touchstone.) In the 10th Ali Reynolds novel, Ali and her new husband try to help a girl who has escaped from a polygamous cult and an old woman who is being driven from her farm.
NONFICTION (Combined Print & E-Book)
DEAD WAKE, by Erik Larson. (Crown.) The last voyage of the Lusitania, by the author of “The Devil in the White City.”
AMERICAN SNIPER, by Chris Kyle with Scott McEwen and Jim DeFelice. (Morrow/HarperCollins.) A former member of the Navy SEALs discusses his battlefield experiences during the Iraq war. Kyle was shot to death in Texas in 2013.
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.
WILD, by Cheryl Strayed. (Knopf.) A woman’s account of a life-changing 1,100-mile hike along the Pacific Crest Trail during the summer of 1995.
UNBROKEN, by Laura Hillenbrand. (Random House.) An Olympic runner’s story of survival as a prisoner of the Japanese in World War II.
THE AUTOBIOGRAPHY OF ELEANOR ROOSEVELT, by Eleanor Roosevelt. (Harper Perennial.) A look at an era and a life through the eyes of the first lady and humanitarian.
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.
EVERY DAY I FIGHT, by Stuart Scott with Larry Platt. (Blue Rider.) A memoir by the ESPN anchor and commentator, who died of cancer in January 2015.
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.
BETTYVILLE, by George Hodgman. (Viking.) A New York editor returns to his Missouri hometown to care for his aging mother.