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New York Times Bestseller List - Sales Period of May 28 - June 3, 2017

The titles below are available for check out at the Bastrop Public Library. The library does not own all the titles on the NYT bestseller list.

Fiction

  1. Come Sundown, by Nora Roberts. (St. Martin's)  Years after she was kidnapped, a woman returns to her family's Montana ranch.
  2. Into The Water, by Paula Hawkins. (Riverhead) In this psychological thriller by the author of "The Girl on the Train," women are found drowned in a river in an English town.
  3. Dragon Teeth, by Michael Crichton. (Harper/HarperCollins)  A paleontological rivalry plays out in 1870s Wyoming. A recently discovered manuscript by Crichton, who died in 2008.  CD BOOK ONLY!
  4. Nighthawk, by Clive Cussler and Graham Brown. (Putnam)  The NUMA crew races the Russian and Chinese in a hunt for a missing American aircraft.
  5. 16th Seduction, by James Patterson and Maxine Paetro. (Little, Brown)  In San Francisco, Detective Lindsay Boxer and the Women's Murder Club face their toughest case yet.
  6. The Fix, by David Baldacci. (Grand Central) The detective Amos Decker witnesses a murder-suicide.
  7. Same Beach, Next Year, by Dorothea Benton Frank. (Morrow)  Two couples form a lifelong friendship during annual reunions on one of South Carolina's barrier islands.
  8. Testimony, by Scott Turow. (Grand Central)  A former Illinois prosecutor joins the International Criminal Court to investigate a massacre in Bosnia.
  9. A Gentleman In Mosco, by Amor Towles. (Viking) A Russian count undergoes 30 years of house arrest.
  10. Golden Prey, by John Sandford. (Putnam)  Lucas Davenport, now a U.S. Marshal, pursues a thief who robbed a drug cartel and killed a child in Biloxi, Miss.
  11. Gwendy's Button Box, by Stephen King and Richard Chizmar. (Cemetery Dance) King returns to Castle Rock, Me., in this novella set in 1974.
  12. You Will Pay, by Lisa Jackson. (Kensington)  Twenty years later, survivors probe the disappearance of two teenage girls from a religious camp
  13. Norse Mythology, by Neil Gaiman. (Norton)  A retelling of Norse folklore.

Non-Fiction

  1. Hillbilly Elegy, by J.D.Vance. (HarperCollins) A Yale Law School graduate looks at the struggles of America's white working class through his own childhood in the Rust Belt.
  2. The Vanishing American Adult, by Ben Sasse. (St. Martin's)  The Nebraska Republican senator's advice on how to raise resilient, responsible children.
  3. Killer Of The Flower Moon, by David Grann. (Doubleday)  The story of a murder spree in 1920s Oklahoma that targeted Osage Indians, whose lands contained oil.  The fledging F.B.I intervened, ineffectively.
  4. Born A Crime, by Trevor Noah. (Spiegel & Grau)  A memoir about growing up biracial in apartheid South Africa by the comedian, now the host of "The Daily Show."
  5. The Book Of Joy, by the Dalai Lama and Desmond Tutu with Douglas Abrams. (Avery)  Two spiritual leaders discuss how to find joy in the face of suffering.