New York Times Best Sellers

A list of best-selling books in the United States, compiled by The New York Times.

Hardcover Fiction

Top 13
    • Lethal White

    • A Cormoran Strike Novel
    • By: Robert Galbraith
    • Narrated by: Robert Glenister
    • Length: 22 hrs and 31 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 3,070
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 2,929
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2,909

    When Billy, a troubled young man, comes to private eye Cormoran Strike's office to ask for his help investigating a crime he thinks he witnessed as a child, Strike is left deeply unsettled....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Best 22 hours of the last week

    • By Jennifer on 09-27-18

    Regular price: $29.65

    • Juror #3

    • By: James Patterson, Nancy Allen
    • Narrated by: Megan Tusing
    • Length: 8 hrs and 8 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 968
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 861
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 849

    The murder of a woman from one of the town's oldest families has Rosedale's elite howling for blood, and the prosecutor is counting on Ruby's inexperience to help him deliver a swift conviction. Ruby's client is a college football star who has returned home after a career-ending injury....

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Eh

    • By Mickey on 09-17-18

    Regular price: $30.79

    • Time's Convert

    • A Novel
    • By: Deborah Harkness
    • Narrated by: Saskia Maarleveld
    • Length: 15 hrs and 46 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,178
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 1,104
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,098

    Set in contemporary Paris and London, and the American colonies during the upheaval that exploded into the Revolutionary War, a sweeping story that braids together the past and present. Marcus MacNeil, a young surgeon, seizes the opportunity to become a vampire when it's offered....

    • 2 out of 5 stars
    • Distracting and disappointing narration

    • By LKF on 09-19-18

    Regular price: $35.00

    • Shadow Tyrants

    • The Oregon Files Series, Book 13
    • By: Clive Cussler, Boyd Morrison
    • Narrated by: Scott Brick
    • Length: 10 hrs and 31 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 823
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 774
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 769

    Nearly 2,000 years ago, an Eastern emperor charged a small group with safeguarding secrets powerful enough to change the history of mankind. They went down in legend as the Nine Unknown Men - and now two rival factions of their descendants are fighting a mighty battle....

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Overall, this was a pretty average book.

    • By Samuel on 09-18-18

    Regular price: $31.50

    • Leverage in Death

    • In Death Series, Book 47
    • By: J. D. Robb
    • Narrated by: Susan Ericksen
    • Length: 13 hrs and 44 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2,019
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 1,845
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,835

    For the airline executives finalizing a merger that would make news in the business world, the nine a.m. meeting would be a major milestone. But after marketing VP Paul Rogan walked into the conference room, strapped with explosives, the headlines told of death and destruction instead.... 

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Captivating

    • By Jean on 09-23-18

    Regular price: $29.99

    • Where the Crawdads Sing

    • By: Delia Owens
    • Narrated by: Cassandra Campbell
    • Length: 12 hrs and 12 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 8,279
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 7,651
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 7,610

    For years, rumors of the "Marsh Girl" have haunted Barkley Cove, a quiet town on the North Carolina coast. So in late 1969, when handsome Chase Andrews is found dead, the locals immediately suspect Kya Clark, the so-called Marsh Girl....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Felt like I was there...

    • By Linda Ottey on 08-19-18

    Regular price: $24.50

    • In His Father's Footsteps

    • By: Danielle Steel
    • Narrated by: Dan John Miller
    • Length: 9 hrs and 41 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 171
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 152
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 151

    This powerful novel tells the story of two World War II concentration camp survivors, the life they build together, and the son who faces struggles of his own as a first-generation American determined to be his own person and achieve success....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • In His Father's Footsteps

    • By D. lopez on 09-13-18

    Regular price: $24.49

    • The President Is Missing

    • By: Bill Clinton, James Patterson
    • Narrated by: Dennis Quaid, January LaVoy, Peter Ganim, and others
    • Length: 12 hrs and 55 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 10,632
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 9,763
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 9,721

    How could a US president vanish without a trace? And why would he choose to do so? Find out....

    • 2 out of 5 stars
    • Wanted it to be so much better

    • By K. Moeller on 06-18-18

    Regular price: $30.79

    • Texas Ranger

    • By: James Patterson
    • Narrated by: Christopher Ryan Grant
    • Length: 7 hrs and 9 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 1,058
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 953
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 947

    Rory Yates's discipline and law-enforcement skills have carried him far: from local highway patrolman to the honorable rank of Texas Ranger. He arrives in his hometown to find a horrifying crime scene and a scathing accusation: he is named a suspect in the murder of his ex-wife, Anne....

    • 1 out of 5 stars
    • James Patterson where are you???

    • By Vicky St. John on 08-22-18

    Regular price: $30.79

    • The Outsider

    • By: Stephen King
    • Narrated by: Will Patton
    • Length: 18 hrs and 41 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 29,891
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 27,426
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 27,310

    An 11-year-old boy's violated corpse is found in a town park. Eyewitnesses and fingerprints point unmistakably to one of Flint City's most popular citizens....

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Average at best

    • By Joe F. on 09-30-18

    Regular price: $34.99

    • The Forbidden Door

    • By: Dean Koontz
    • Narrated by: Elisabeth Rodgers
    • Length: 14 hrs and 56 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 670
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 616
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 613

    When this relentless rogue FBI agent comes knocking, her adversaries will have to answer - with their lives - in the latest thrilling Jane Hawk novel by the #1 New York Times bestselling author of The Silent Corner....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Delicious...but...

    • By Mal on 09-15-18

    Regular price: $29.99

    • Before We Were Yours

    • A Novel
    • By: Lisa Wingate
    • Narrated by: Emily Rankin, Catherine Taber
    • Length: 14 hrs and 29 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 39,027
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 35,567
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 35,434

    Memphis, 1939. Twelve-year-old Rill Foss and her four younger siblings live a magical life aboard their family's Mississippi River shantyboat....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • I was rivetted, finished in three days.

    • By Lin Cloward on 06-26-17

    Regular price: $35.00

    • The Labyrinth of the Spirits

    • A Novel
    • By: Carlos Ruiz Zafon
    • Narrated by: Daniel Weyman
    • Length: 27 hrs and 55 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 42
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 40
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 40

    In this unforgettable final volume of Ruiz Zafón’s cycle of novels set in the universe of the Cemetery of Forgotten Books, beautiful and enigmatic Alicia Gris, with the help of the Sempere family, uncovers one of the most shocking conspiracies in all Spanish history....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • The end of an epic novel

    • By Chris on 10-18-18

    Regular price: $30.79