New York Times Best Sellers

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

Hardcover Fiction

Top 15
    • An Anonymous Girl

    • By: Greer Hendricks, Sarah Pekkanen
    • Narrated by: Barrie Kreinik, Julia Whelan
    • Length: 11 hrs and 40 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 8,526
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 7,787
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 7,758

    When Jessica Farris signs up for a psychology study conducted by the mysterious Dr. Shields, she thinks all she’ll have to do is answer a few questions, collect her money, and leave. But then the questions grow more and more intense and invasive....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Amazing

    • By Frances Hampton on 01-09-19

    Regular price: $27.99

    • Where the Crawdads Sing

    • By: Delia Owens
    • Narrated by: Cassandra Campbell
    • Length: 12 hrs and 12 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 65,939
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 59,973
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 59,735

    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
    • Wonderful

    • By Seattle blues on 08-17-18

    Regular price: $24.50

    • Turning Point

    • By: Danielle Steel
    • Narrated by: Todd McLaren
    • Length: 9 hrs and 5 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 690
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 587
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 589

    When an unspeakable act of mass violence galvanizes four trauma doctors into action, their temporary life in Paris becomes a stark turning point: a time to face harder choices than they have ever made before - with consequences that will last a lifetime....

    • 2 out of 5 stars
    • No No No

    • By Cheryl A. Napper on 01-12-19

    Regular price: $24.49

    • The New Iberia Blues

    • Dave Robicheaux Series, Book 22
    • By: James Lee Burke
    • Narrated by: Will Patton
    • Length: 15 hrs and 3 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,721
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 1,606
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,603

    Detective Dave Robicheaux knocks on Desmond Cormier's door to ask him about a woman who's been crucified. He found her body after she disappeared near Cormier’s estate, and he's looking for answers. Neither Cormier nor his actor friend are saying much, but Robicheaux knows better....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • ROBICHEAUX IS BACK ON FULL FLEEK!

    • By The Louligan on 01-22-19

    Regular price: $27.99

    • The Reckoning

    • A Novel
    • By: John Grisham
    • Narrated by: Michael Beck
    • Length: 17 hrs and 36 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 13,759
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 12,476
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 12,441

    Pete Banning was Clanton's favorite son, a returning war hero, the patriarch of a prominent family, a farmer, a father, a neighbor, and a faithful member of the Methodist church....

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • different

    • By Kelly on 10-29-18

    Regular price: $31.50

    • Fire & Blood

    • 300 Years Before A Game of Thrones (A Targaryen History)
    • By: George R. R. Martin
    • Narrated by: Simon Vance
    • Length: 26 hrs and 24 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 6,927
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 6,351
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 6,342

    With all the fire and fury fans have come to expect from internationally best-selling author George R. R. Martin, this is the first volume of the definitive two-part history of the Targaryens in Westeros....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • 150 years of Westeros history

    • By Kingsley on 11-22-18

    Regular price: $42.00

    • Verses for the Dead

    • A Pendergast Novel
    • By: Douglas Preston, Lincoln Child
    • Narrated by: Rene Auberjonois
    • Length: 10 hrs and 33 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2,656
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 2,460
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2,449

    After an overhaul of leadership at the FBI's New York field office, A. X. L. Pendergast is abruptly forced to accept an unthinkable condition of continued employment: the famously rogue agent must now work with a partner....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Completely Absorbing Pendergast novel...

    • By shelley on 01-01-19

    Regular price: $30.79

    • Every Breath

    • By: Nicholas Sparks
    • Narrated by: Sean Cameron Michael, Vanessa Johansson
    • Length: 9 hrs and 11 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 5,454
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 4,870
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 4,844

    Number-one New York Times best-selling author Nicholas Sparks returns with a story about a chance encounter that becomes a touchstone for two vastly different individuals - transcending decades and continents....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • This book is riveting in that you can't stop listening. While it is listed under Fiction, the story is true.

    • By J&J on 12-17-18

    Regular price: $30.79

    • Circe

    • By: Madeline Miller
    • Narrated by: Perdita Weeks
    • Length: 12 hrs and 8 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 19,409
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 18,137
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 18,039

    In the house of Helios, god of the sun and mightiest of the Titans, a daughter is born. But Circe is a strange child - not powerful, like her father, nor viciously alluring, like her mother....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Refined writing with an intimate performance

    • By Michael - Audible Editor on 04-11-18

    Regular price: $29.65

    • The Winter of the Witch

    • A Novel
    • By: Katherine Arden
    • Narrated by: Kathleen Gati
    • Length: 14 hrs
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 760
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 719
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 719

    The Winternight Trilogy introduced an unforgettable heroine, Vasilisa Petrovna, a girl determined to forge her own path in a world that would rather lock her away....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Wonderful

    • By Sonya on 02-16-19

    Regular price: $31.50

    • The Only Woman in the Room

    • By: Marie Benedict
    • Narrated by: Suzanne Toren
    • Length: 8 hrs and 54 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,171
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,090
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,081

    Her beauty saved her from the rising Nazi party and led to marriage with an Austrian arms dealer. Underestimated in everything else, she overheard the Third Reich's plans while at her husband's side, understanding more than anyone would guess. She devised a plan to flee....  

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • incredible true story about heddy Lamar

    • By S. Loew on 01-26-19

    Regular price: $19.95

    • Through Fiery Trials

    • Safehold, Book 10
    • By: David Weber
    • Narrated by: Jonathan Davis
    • Length: 32 hrs and 34 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 819
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 761
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 755

    Even though a provisional veil of peace has fallen over human colonies, the quiet will not last. For as international alliances shift and Charis charges on with its precarious mission of global industrialization, the shifting plates of the new world order are bound to clash....

    • 1 out of 5 stars
    • Please hire Oliver Wyman as narrator and keep him!

    • By Ryan on 01-09-19

    Regular price: $62.99

    • Nine Perfect Strangers

    • By: Liane Moriarty
    • Narrated by: Caroline Lee
    • Length: 16 hrs and 18 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 9,080
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 8,391
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 8,358

    From number-one New York Times best-selling author Liane Moriarty, author of Big Little Lies: Could 10 days at a health resort really change you forever? These nine perfect strangers are about to find out....

    • 2 out of 5 stars
    • Everyone Has Already Said It...

    • By Nikki Trulen on 01-16-19

    Regular price: $31.49

    • Past Tense

    • A Jack Reacher Novel
    • By: Lee Child
    • Narrated by: Scott Brick
    • Length: 12 hrs and 51 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 8,166
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 7,514
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 7,470

    Jack Reacher hits the pavement and sticks out his thumb. He plans to follow the sun on an epic trip across America, from Maine to California. He doesn't get far. On a country road deep in the New England woods, he sees a sign to a place he has never been....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • FIVE STAR BOOK And NARRATION!!!!

    • By shelley on 11-05-18

    Regular price: $31.50

    • Long Road to Mercy

    • By: David Baldacci
    • Narrated by: Brittany Pressley, Kyf Brewer
    • Length: 7 hrs and 48 mins
    • Abridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 219
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 199
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 199

    Introducing a remarkable new character from number-one New York Times best-selling writer David Baldacci: Atlee Pine, an FBI agent with special skills assigned to the remote wilds of the Southwestern United States who must confront a new threat - and an old nightmare....

    • 2 out of 5 stars
    • abridged!?

    • By Amazon Customer on 02-02-19

    Regular price: $28.50