Fiction Best Sellers

Fiction Best Sellers: Week of September 16, 2018

  1. THE FALL OF GONDOLIN by J.R.R. Tolkien. Thousands of years before the events of “The Lord of the Rings,” a hero named Tuor visits a secret city. Edited by Christopher Tolkien.

  2. TEXAS RANGER by James Patterson and Andrew Bourelle. Rory Yates's job and reputation are at risk when he is accused of killing his ex-wife.

  3. THE PRESIDENT IS MISSING by Bill Clinton and James Patterson. President Jonathan Duncan takes on adversaries at home and abroad.

  4. THE OUTSIDER by Stephen King. A detective investigates a seemingly wholesome member of the community when an 11-year-old boy’s body is found in a town park.

  5. TAILSPIN by Sandra Brown. A pilot navigates treacherous situations when he attempts to deliver a mysterious black box to a doctor in Georgia.

  6. PIECES OF HER by Karin Slaughter. When a violent incident reveals her mother’s secret past, Andrea Oliver searches for clues to save her.

  7. CIRCE by Madeline Miller. Zeus banishes Helios' daughter to an island, where she must choose between living with gods or mortals.

  8. STYGIAN by Sherrilyn Kenyon. The 29th book in the Dark-Hunter series. A trained slayer forms alliances with enemies.

  9. BEFORE WE WERE YOURS by Lisa Wingate. A South Carolina lawyer learns about the questionable practices of a Tennessee orphanage.

  10. THERE THERE by Tommy Orange. A multigenerational story exploring the plight of the urban Native American.

  11. MAGIC TRIUMPHS by Ilona Andrews. The 10th book in the Kate Daniels series. After starting a family with a former Beast Lord, Kate faces the threat of war from an ancient enemy.

  12. THE WOMAN IN THE WINDOW by A.J. Finn. A recluse who drinks heavily and takes prescription drugs may have witnessed a crime across from her Harlem townhouse.

  13. LITTLE FIRES EVERYWHERE by Celeste Ng. An artist upends a quiet town outside Cleveland.

  14. THE OTHER WOMAN by Daniel Silva. Gabriel Allon, the art restorer and assassin, fights the Russians to decide the fate of postwar global order.

  15. FEARED by Lisa Scottoline. Mary DiNunzio and Bennie Rosato must solve a murder and handle a reverse sex discrimination suit against their firm.

      Excerpted from The New York Times Best Seller lists