The New York Times List of Best Sellers for the week ending June 2, 2019:

FICTION

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

1. The Night Window

Dean Koontz

The fifth book in the Jane Hawk series. The former F.B.I. agent pursues a slew of bad guys, including a Vegas mob boss.

2. Where The Crawdads Sing

Delia Owens

A woman who survived alone in the marsh becomes a murder suspect.

3. 18th Abduction

James Patterson; Maxine Paetro

The 18th book in the Women’s Murder Club series. Lindsay Boxer investigates the disappearance of three female teachers.

4. Redemption

David Baldacci

The fifth book in the Memory Man series. The first man Amos Decker put behind bars asks to have his name cleared.

5. The Big Kahuna

Janet Evanovich; Raymond Benson; Peter Evanovich

The sixth book in the Fox and O’Hare series. An F.B.I. agent teams up with a con man to search for a Silicon Valley billionaire.

6. Blessing in Disguise

Danielle Steel

Isabelle McAvoy faces challenges as she raises three daughters from three separate fathers on her own.

7. Sunset Beach

Mary Kay Andrews

Drue Campbell inherits a run-down beach bungalow and takes a job at her estranged father’s personal injury attorney office.

8. The Guest Book

Sarah Blake

Evie Milton uncovers a story going back a couple generations that may shatter a family myth.

9. Neon Prey

John Sandford

The 29th book in the Prey series. Lucas Davenport goes after a serial killer.

10. Fire and Blood

George R.R. Martin

Set 300 years before the events of “The Games of Thrones,” this is the first volume of the two-part history of the Targaryens in Westeros.

11. Normal People 

Sally Rooney

The connection between a high school star athlete and a loner ebbs and flows when they go to Trinity College in Dublin.

12. Exhalation

Ted Chiang

Nine short stories including “The Lifecycle of Software Objects” and “Anxiety Is the Dizziness of Freedom.”

13. The Never Game 

Jeffrey Deaver

Colter Shaw, the son of a survivalist family, probes the underbelly of Silicon Valley to go after a kidnapper.

14. The Silent Patient

Alex Michaelides

Theo Faber looks into the mystery of a famous painter who stops speaking after shooting her husband.

15. Lost Roses

Martha Hall Kelly

In 1914, the New York socialite Eliza Ferriday works to help White Russian families escape from the revolution.

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NON-FICTION

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

1. Howard Stern Comes Again

Howard Stern

The radio interviewer delves into some of his favorite on-air conversations from the past four decades of his career.

2. The Pioneers

David McCullough

The Pulitzer Prize-winning historian tells the story of the settling of the Northwest Territory through five main characters

3. Becoming

Michelle Obama

The former first lady describes her journey from the South Side of Chicago to the White House, and how she balanced work, family and her husband’s political ascent.

4. Educated 

Tara Westover

The daughter of survivalists, who is kept out of school, educates herself enough to leave home for university.

5. The Moment of Lift

Melinda Gates

An urgent call to courage and how women about themselves, their families, their work, and what’s possible in the world.

6. The British are Coming 

Rick Atkinson

The Pulitzer Prize-winning historian and journalist begins his Revolution Trilogy with events from 1775 to 1777.

7. The Second Mountain 

David Brooks

A New York Times Op-Ed columnist espouses having an outward focus to attain a meaningful life.

8. Life Will Be the Death of Me

Chelsea Handler

The comedian chronicles going into therapy and becoming an advocate for change.

9. Sacred Duty

Tom Cotton

The veteran and Republican senator from Arkansas describes the services enacted by the Army unit known as the Old Guard.

10. Furious Hours

Casey Cep

Harper Lee’s work on the true-crime story about a rural preacher accused of murdering five of his family members in the 1970s.

11. Commender in Cheat

Rick Reilly

A sportswriter handicaps the current president’s character, based on how he plays golf.

12. Upheaval

Jared Diamond

The ways in which six countries outlasted recent crises and adopted selective changes.

13. Maybe You Should Talk To Someone

Lori Gottlieb

A psychotherapist gains unexpected insights when she becomes another therapist’s patient.

14. Let Love Have The Last Word

Tracy McMillan

Personal stories from the actor and Oscar, Golden Globe, Emmy and Grammy Award-winning music artist.

15. Full Count

David Cone; Jack Curry

The former All-Star pitcher recounts his career from 1986 to 2003, including his time with five World Series Championship teams.