There are a lot of Bestseller lists out there. The most popular ones are the the New York Times Bestseller List and the Indie best seller list.

BOOKS PLUS likes to refer to the New York Times Bestseller list. This list is based on reports from hundreds of independent bookstores across America.

 
 
 
 
             
                     
 
BESTSELLERS                           For the Week of 04/19/2015 -04/25/2015
 
       
  Fiction (Hardcover)
Non Fiction (Hardcover)  
 
     
 
1.

The Girl on the Train

Paula Hawkins

A psychological thriller set in London is full of complications and betrayals.

 

$26.95

(20% Discount)

$21.56

1.

Bill O'Reilly"s Legends and Lies

David Fisher

Stories of the American West; a companion volume to the Fox News series.

$32.00

(20% Discount)

$25.60

 
   
         
2.

All the Light We Cannot See

Anthony Doerr

The lives of a blind French girl and a gadget-obsessed German boy before and during World War II

$27.00

(20% Discount)

$21.60

 

2.

Dead Wake

Erik Larson

The last voyage of the Lusitania, by the author of "The Devil in the White City."

$28.00

(20% Discount)

$22.40

 
   
         
3.

The Stranger

Harlan Coben

Characters’ lives begin to fall apart as a mysterious stranger discloses secrets to them; a stand-alone thriller.

$27.95

(20% Discount)

$22.36

3.

The Residence
Kate Andersen Broweri

Fifty years of White House lore, based on interviews with butlers, maids, chefs and other staff members.

 

$27.99

(20% Discount)

$22.39

 
   
         
4.

Hot Pursuit
Stuart Woods

In the 33rd Stone Barrington novel, the New York lawyer pursues an attractive pilot and must deal with her stalker ex-boyfriend as well as intrigue in the Middle East.

$27.95

(20% Discount)

$22.36

4.

Being Mortal
Atul Gawande

The surgeon and New Yorker writer considers how doctors fail patients at the end of life, and how they can do better.

 

$26.00

(20% Discount)

$20.80

 
   
         
5.

Falling in Love
Donna Leon

Commissario Guido Brunetti becomes involved when an obsessive fan stalks a diva.

 

$26.00

(20% Discount)

$20.80

5.

A Fine Romance

Candice Bergen

The actress's memoir discusses her marriage to Louis Malle, her work on "Murphy Brown" and the birth of her daughter at 39.

$28.00

(20% Discount)

$22.40

 
   
         
6.

The Nightingale

Kridtin Hannah

 Two sisters in World War II France: one struggling to survive in the countryside, the other joining the Resistance in Paris.

$27.99

(20% Discount)

$22.39

6.

Between You & Me

Mary Norris

A memoir of a career in the New Yorker's storied copy department, along with grammar advice.

 

$24.95

(20% Discount)

$19.96

 
   
         
7.

At the Water's Edge

Sara Gruen

A Philadelphia socialite travels to the Scottish Highlands with her husband and his friend, who are searching for the Loch Ness monster; she falls in love with the countryside and its people and uncovers secrets about her husband and family.

$28.00

(20% Discount)

$22.40

7.

A Curious Mind

Brian Grazer and Charles Fishman

The Oscar-winning producer describes the importance of curiosity in his life, and how others can harness its power.

 

 

$25.99

(20% Discount)

$20.79

 
   
         
8.

The Patriot Threat

Steve Berry

The former government operative Cotton Malone searches for a North Korean who may have acquired Treasury Department files.

$27.99

(20% Discount)

$22.39

8.

H is for Hawk
Yuval Noah Harari

Overwhelmed by her father’s death, a British woman decides to raise a goshawk, a bird that is fierce and notoriously difficult to tame.

$26.00

(20% Discount)

$20.80

 

 
   
         
9.

Blood on Snow

Jo Nesbo

I A job goes wrong for an Oslo contract killer.

 

$23.95

(20% Discount)

$19.16

 

9.

What if?

Randall Munroe

A memoir by the ESPN anchor and commentator, who died of cancer in January 2015.

$24.00

(20% Discount)

$19.20

 
   

 

   
10.

Miracle at Augusta

James Patterson and Peter de Jong

A troubled famous golfer finds redemption in mentoring a talented teenager.

 

$26.00

(20% Discount)

$20.80

10.

Yes Please

Amy Poehler

A humorous miscellany from the comedian and actress, an “S.N.L.” alumna and the star of “Parks and Recreation.”

$28.99

(20% Discount)

$23.19

 
   
     
   
         
   
         
     
                 
                 
Fiction (Paperback)
Non Fiction (Paperback)  
 
     
 
1.

The Goldfinch

Donna Tartt

After his mother is killed in a museum explosion, a young man grapples with the world alone while hiding a prized Dutch painting.

$20.00

 

 

1.

American Sniper
Chris Kyle with Scott McEwen and Jim DeFelice

 A memoir about battlefield experiences in Iraq by the Navy SEALs sniper.

$15.99

 

 
   
         
2.

The Husband's Secret
Liane Moriarty

Cecilia Fitzpatrick — successful businesswoman, devoted wife and mother — finds a letter that throws everything she's believed into doubt.

$16.00

2.

The Boys in the Boat

Daniel James Brown

 A group of American rowers pursued gold at the 1936 Berlin summer Olympic Games.

 

$17.00

 
   
         
3.

The Longest Ride
Nicholas Sparks

The lives of two couples converge unexpectedly. While 91-year-old Ira is visited by his beloved wife (who passed away years earlier), Sophia, a college student, is enthralled by a young cowboy.

$15.00

3.

David and Goliath
Malcolm Gladwell

How disadvantages can work in our favor; by the author of "The Tipping Point" and "Blink."

 

 

$18.00

 
   
         
4.

The Escape
David Baldacci

John Puller, a special agent with the Army, hunts for his brother, who was convicted of treason and has escaped from prison.

$15.95

 

 

4.

Wild
Cheryl Strayed

A life-changing hike along the Pacific Crest Trail.

 

$15.95

 
   
         
5.

The Alchemist
Paulo Coelho

In this fable, a Spanish shepherd boy ventures to Egypt in search of treasure and his destiny.

 

$16.99

 

5.

Unbroken

Laura Hillenbrand

An Olympic runner’s story of survival as a prisoner of the Japanese in World War II after his plane went down over the Pacific.

$16.00

 
   
         
6.

Orphan Train
Christina Baker Kline

 A historical novel about orphans swept off the streets of New York and sent to the Midwest in the 1920s. 

$14.99

6.

The Power of Habit
Charles Duhigg

An examination of the science behind habits, how we form them and break them.

$16.00

 

 
   
         
7.

The Martian

Andy Weir

After a dust storm forces his crew to abandon him, an astronaut embarks on a dogged quest to stay alive on Mars.

$15.00

 

 

7.

The Emperor of all Maladies
Siddhartha Mukherjee

An oncologist’s history of cancer and its treatment.

 

$18.00

 
   
         
8.

Wolf Hall
Hillary Mantel

Thomas More and Thomas Cromwell clash in the court of Henry VIII; winner of the 2009 Man Booker Prize.

$16.00

8.

Thinking, Fast and Slow
Daniel Kahneman

How we make choices in business and personal life.

 

$16.00

 
   
         
9.

Gone Girl
Gillian Flyn

A woman disappears from her Missouri home on her fifth anniversary; is her bitter, oddly evasive husband a killer?

$16.99

 

9.

Quiet
Susan Cain

Introverts — approximately one-third of the population — are undervalued in American society.

 

$16.00

 
   
         
10.

Euphoria
Lily King

Three anthropologists in 1930s New Guinea are caught in a passionate love triangle.

 

$16.00

10.

I Hate Myselfie
Shane Dawson

In these essays, the film director and Internet personality traces his route from a messy childhood to self-acceptance and self-exposure.

$16.00

 
   
         
   
         
   
         
   
         
   
         
   
         
   
         
   
         
   
         
   
         
     
         
     
         
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