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.

 
 
 
 
             
                     
 
For the Week of 05/01/2016 -05/07/2016
 
 
Top 10 BESTSELLERS 
 
 
Hardcover and Paperback
 
       
  Fiction (Hardcover)
Non Fiction(Hardcover)  
 
     
 
1.

The Last Mile

David Baldacci

In a sequel to “Memory Man,” Amos Decker, a detective with an extraordinary memory, helps the F.B.I. investigate the case of a convicted killer who wins a last-minute reprieve.

$29.00

(20% Discount)

$23.20

1.

The Rainbow Comes and Goes

Anderson Cooper and Gloria Vanderbilt

 Mother and son discuss their relationship and difficult family history.

 

 

$27.99

(20% Discount)

$22.39

 
   
         
2.

The Obsession

Nora Roberts

 A woman is haunted by her father’s crimes as she tries to pursue love and her work as a photographer.

 

$28.00

(20% Discount)

$22.40

2.

The Sleep Revolution

Arianna Huffington

What scientific research reveals about the dangers of sleep deprivation, and tips for achieving better sleep habits. By the founder of The Huffington Post.

$26.00

(20% Discount)

$20.80

 
   
         
3.

The Nest

Cynthia D'Aprix Sweeney

Siblings in a dysfunctional New York family must grapple with a reduced inheritance.

$26.99

(20% Discount)

$21.59

3.

When Breath becomes Air

Paul Kalanithi

A memoir by a physician who received a diagnosis of Stage IV lung cancer at the age of 36.

$25.00

(20% Discount)

$20.00

 
   
         
4.

The Girl on the Train
Paula Hawkins

A psychological thriller set in the environs of London.

 

 

$26.95

(20% Discount)

$21.56

4.

Hamilton: The Revelution
Lin-Manuel Miranda and Jeremy McCarter

The libretto of the Grammy- and Pulitzer Prize-winning musical, annotated by its creator, along with backstage photos, a production history and interviews with the cast.

$40.00

(20% Discount)

$32.00

 
   
         
5.

Eligible

Curtis Sittenfeld

The author of “Prep” and “American Wife” retells “Pride and Prejudice,” set in the Cincinnati suburbs in the present.

$28.00

(20% Discount)

$22.40

5.

The Third Wave

Steve Case

In the current era, entrepreneurs will use technology to revolutionize various sectors of the economy.

 

$26.95

(20% Discount)

$21.56

 
   
         
6.

Fool Me Once
Harlan Coben

A retired Army helicopter pilot faces combat-related nightmares and mysteries concerning the deaths of her husband and sister.

$28.00

(20% Discount)

$22.40

6.

Lab Girl

Hope Jahren

A geobiologist shares her fascination with plants and describes how she found her vocation.

 

$26.95

(20% Discount)

$21.56

 
   
         
7.

The Nightingale

Kristin 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

7.

Between the World and Me

Ta-Nehisi Coates

A meditation on race in America as well as a personal story by the Atlantic's national correspondent.

 

$24.00

(20% Discount)

$19.20

 
   
         
8.

Miller's Valley

Anna Quindlen

A young woman comes of age during an assault on the land and the people she loves.

$28.00

(20% Discount)

$22.40

8.

First Women

Kate Anderson Brower

The 10 first ladies since 1960, based on interviews with White House staff, social secretaries and friends.

$28.99

(20% Discount)

$23.19

 
   
         
9.

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

9.

Seven Brief Lessons on Physics
Carlo Rovelli

An introduction to modern physics.

 

$18.00

(20% Discount)

$14.40

 
   

 

   
10.

As Time Goes By

Mary Higgins Clark

Secrets emerge when a television journalist searching for her birth mother covers the trial of the widow of a wealthy doctor.

$26.99

(20% Discount)

$21.59

10.

Love That Boy

Ron Fournier

  A journalist learns to be a good father to his son, who has high-functioning autism.

 

$26.00

(20% Discount)

$20.80

 
   
     
   
         
   
         
     
                 
                 
Fiction (Paperback)
Non Fiction (Paperback)  
 
     
 
1.

Me Before You
Jojo Moyes

A young woman who has barely been farther afield than her English village finds herself while caring for a wealthy, embittered quadriplegic.

$16.00

1.

Dead Wake
Erik Larson

The tragic final voyage of the luxury ship Lusitania, sunk by a German submarine in 1915.

 

$17.00

 
   
         
2.

One with You
Sylvia Day

Fighting for the love to which they have committed could set Gideon and Eva free, or break them apart; the finale of the Crossfire series.

$15.99

2.

Alexander Hamilton
Ron Chernow

First published in 2004, this biography of a founding father has been turned into the Broadway hip-hop musical "Hamilton."

$20.00

 

 

 
   
         
3.

The Murder House

James Patterson and David Ellis

When bodies are found at a Hamptons estate where a series of grisly murders once occurred, a local detective and former New York City cop investigates.

$15.99

3.

The Boys in the Boat

Daniel James Brown

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

 

$17.00

 
   
         
4.

A Man called Ove
Fredrik Backman

An angry old curmudgeon gets new next-door neighbors, and things are about to change for all of them — and others.

$16.00

4.

H is for Hawk
Helen Macdonald

A grief-stricken British woman decides to raise a goshawk, a fierce bird that is notoriously difficult to tame.

$16.00

 
   
         
5.

Luckiest Girl Alive
Jessica Knoll

 The life of a successful New York magazine writer is shaken when secrets from her past are revealed.

$15.99

5.

I am Malala
Malala Yousafzai with Christina Lamb

The Nobel Peace Prize-winner and teenage activist recounts her path to learning.

$17.00

 

 

 

 
   
         
6.

Milk and Honey
Rupi Kaur

A collection of poetry about love, loss, trauma and healing.

 

$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 Guilty
David Baldacci

Will Robie, the government's ace assassin, learns that his estranged father is charged with murder, but his investigation is unwelcome.

$15.99

 

 

7.

Just Mercy
Bryan Stevenson

A law professor and MacArthur grant recipient's memoir of his decades of work to free innocent people condemned to death.

$16.00

 
   
         
8.

The Little Paris Bookshop
Nina George

Monsieur Perdu dispenses books to help mend broken hearts and decides to finally confront his own long-ago heartbreak.

$16.00

8.

Quiet

Susan Cain

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

 

$16.00

 
   
         
9.

The Sympathizer
Viet Thanh Nguyen

The first installment in the author’s Neapolitan series, about the lifelong friendship between two women.

$16.00

 

 

9.

The New Jim Crow

Michelle Alexander

A law professor takes aim at the “war on drugs” and its impact on black men.

$19.95

 
   
         
10.

My Grandmother Asked Me to Tell You She's Sorry

Fredrik Backman

A girl is instructed to deliver a series of letters after her grandmother dies; from the author of "A Man Called Ove."

$16.00

 

 

10.

NOFX
Jeff Alulis

A biography of the punk rock band, told from the perspectives of its members.

 

$22.99

 

 
   
         
   
         
   
         
   
         
   
         
   
         
   
         
   
         
   
         
   
         
     
         
     
         
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