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 05/24/2015 -05/30/2015
 
       
  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.

The Wright Brothers

David McCullough

The story of the bicycle mechanics from Ohio who ushered in the age of flight; by the author of “1776” and “The Greater Journey.”

$30.00

(20% Discount)

$24.00

 
   
         
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.

And the Good News is...

Dana Perino

The Fox News contributor and former press secretary under President George W. Bush reviews her life and career and shares lessons she has learned.

$26.00

(20% Discount)

$20.80

 
   
         
3.

14th Deadly Sin

James Patterson and Maxine Paetro

A video of a shocking crime surfaces, casting suspicion on a San Francisco detective's colleagues.

$28.00

(20% Discount)

$22.40

3.

Clinton Cash
Peter Schweizer

An examination of donations made to the Clinton Foundation by foreign entities.

$22.39

(20% Discount)

$20.80

 
   
         
4.

Memory Man

David Baldacci

A police detective who left the force when his family was murdered teams up with his former partner to solve the case, relying on the extraordinary memory he developed as a result of a collision in his earlier football career.

$28.00

(20% Discount)

$22.40

4.

A Lucky Life Interrupted

Tom Brokaw

The journalist describes year following his diagnosis with multiple myeloma.

 

 

$27.00

(20% Discount)

$21.60

 
   
         
5.

Dry Bones

Craig Johnson

Sheriff Walt Longmire of Absaroka County, Wyo., investigates the death of a Cheyenne rancher on whose property a valuable dinosaur skeleton was found. The basis of the series “Longmire.”

$27.95

(20% Discount)

$22.36

5.

The Road to Character
David Brooks

The Times columnist extols personal virtues like kindness and honesty in a materialistic age.

 

 

$28.00

(20% Discount)

$22.40

 
   
         
6.

Gathering Prey

John Sandford

In the 25th installment of the Prey series, Lucas Davenport is on the trail of killers who have targeted a group of vagabonds called the Travelers.

$28.95

(20% Discount)

$23.16

6.

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

 
   
         
7.

A God in Ruins

Kate Atkinson

Postwar Britain as seen through the members of a well-to-do family.

 

$28.00

(20% Discount)

$22.40

7.

The Book of Joan

Melissa Rivers

A memoir of life, often uproarious, with the comedian Joan Rivers, written by her daughter.

$26.00

(20% Discount)

$20.80

 
   
         
8.

The Forgotten Room
Lincoln Child

Probing a death, the “enigmatologist” Jeremy Logan discovers a hidden room at a Newport estate where a dangerous experiment took place. A sequel to “The Third Gate.”

$26.00

(20% Discount)

$20.80

8.

It's a Long Story

Willie Nelson With David Ritz

The country music star discusses his life’s journey, from selling encyclopedias to professional fame.

 

$30.00

(20% Discount)

$24.00

 
   
         
9.

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

9.

Hold Still

Sally Mann

The photographer’s thoughts on art, photography, family and the South.

 

$32.00

(20% Discount)

$25.60

 
   

 

   
10.

The Bone Tree
Greg Isles

In the second book of a trilogy, following “Natchez Burning,” the prosecutor Penn Cage’s attempt to find his father, a doctor who has gone into hiding following the murder of his African-American nurse, brings him up against the K.K.K.

$27.99

(20% Discount)

$22.39

10.

American Wife
Taya Kyle with Jim DeFelice

The widow of Chris Kyle, of “American Sniper” fame, describes her life after his death.

 

 

$27.99

(20% Discount)

$22.39

 
   
     
   
         
   
         
     
                 
                 
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.

The Boys in the Boat

Daniel James Brown

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

 

$17.00

 

 

 
   
         
2.

Leaving Time
Jodi Picoult

After searching for her mother, who has disappeared, for more than 10 years, a woman employs a psychic and a detective; includes the novella "Larger Than Life."

$16.00

2.

American Sniper
Chris Kyle with Scott McEwen and Jim DeFelice

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

 

$15.99

 
   
         
3.

The Invention of Wings
Sue Monk Kidd

The bond between a wealthy Charleston girl, who grows up to become an abolitionist, and the slave she is given for her 11th birthday.

$17.00

3.

Things Tat Matter
Charles Krauthammer

Essays and reflections from a Pulitzer Prize-winning columnist.

 

$16.00

 
   
         
4.

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

 

 

4.

David and Goliath
Malcolm Gladwell

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

 

$18.00

 

 

 
   
         
5.

The Familiar, Vol. 1
Mark Z. Danielowski

This experimental story — the first in a planned 27-part series — ranges from California to Singapore, with nine lives hanging in the balance.

$25.00

 

5.

Wild
Cheryl Strayed

A life-changing hike along the Pacific Crest Trail.

 

$15.95

 
   
         
6.

he Alchemist
Paulo Coelho

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

 

$16.99

 

6.

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

 

 
   
         
7.

TThe 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

 

7.

Thinking, Fast and Slow
Daniel Kahneman

How we make choices in business and personal life.

 

$16.00

 
   
         
8.

Revival
Stephen King

The continuing relationship, over five decades, between a disgraced clergyman and a drug-addicted musician.

$17.00

8.

Finding Me
Michelle Knight with Michelle Burford

A young woman tells the story of her decade-long captivity in Cleveland.

 

$15.00

 
   
         
9.

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

 

 

9.

Quiet
Susan Cain

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

 

$16.00

 
   
         
10.

Everything I Never Told You
Celeste Ng

Tragedy tears away at a Chinese-American family in 1970s Ohio.

$16.00

10.

A Work in Progress
Connor Franta

A young man charts his course from small-town kid to Internet sensation.

$16.99

 

 
   
         
   
         
   
         
   
         
   
         
   
         
   
         
   
         
   
         
   
         
     
         
     
         
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