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Find New York Times Bestsellers at NYPL — August 14, 2011

For the week of August 14, 2011 we have hardcover fiction, hardcover non-fiction, and paperback trade fiction.

For more information on this week's best sellers, visit the New York Times website and check out the full list. There is also a special section for Best Sellers in the Library's new Catalog.

Week of August 14, 2011

Hardcover Fiction

  1. Ghost Story, by Jim Butcher    
  2. A Dance with Dragons, by George R. R. Martin  
  3. Full Black, by Brad Thor
  4. Portrait of a Spy, by Daniel Silva
  5. Happy Birthday, by Danielle Steel



Hardcover Nonfiction

  1. A Stolen Life, by Jaycee Dugard     
  2. Unbroken, by Laura Hillenbrand
  3. In the Garden of Beasts, by Erik Larson
  4. Bossypants, by Tina Fey
  5. The Greater Journey, by David McCullough



Paperback Trade Fiction

  1. The Help, by Kathryn Stockett    
  2. Water for Elephants, by Sara Gruen
  3. Sarah's Key, by Tatiana de Rosnay
  4. Room, by Emma Donoghue
  5. One Day, by David Nicholls



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Happy reading!


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