Fiction Best Sellers

Fiction Best Sellers: Week of November 18, 2018

  1. ELEVATION by Stephen King. A man who is losing weight without getting thinner forms an unlikely alliance with his neighbors who are dealing with prejudices.

  2. THE RECKONING by John Grisham. A decorated World War II veteran shoots and kills a pastor inside a Mississippi church.

  3. DARK SACRED NIGHT by Michael Connelly. Detective Renée Ballard teams up with the retired detective Harry Bosch, who is working on a cold case.

  4. EVERY BREATH by Nicholas Sparks. Difficult choices surface when Hope Anderson and Tru Walls meet in a North Carolina seaside town.

  5. UNSHELTERED by Barbara Kingsolver. Intertwined stories of two families who live in different centuries on the same street corner in Vineland, N.J.

  6. THE NEXT PERSON YOU MEET IN HEAVEN by Mitch Albom. The sequel to "The Five People You Meet in Heaven" follows Annie on her heavenly journey.

  7. A SPARK OF LIGHT by Jodi Picoult. The lives of patients, doctors and activists intersect when a gunman holds them all hostage in a woman's health center in Mississippi.

  8. AMBUSH by James Patterson and James O. Born. Michael Bennett discovers that an assassin is targeting him and his family.

  9. HOLY GHOST by John Sandford. Virgil Flowers investigates shootings in a Minnesota town following an attempt to revive its ailing economy.

  10. WHERE THE CRAWDADS SING by Delia Owens. In a quiet town on the North Carolina coast in 1969, a woman who survived alone in the marsh becomes a murder suspect.

  11. THE CLOCKMAKER'S DAUGHTER by Kate Morton. A century-old mystery at the Birchwood Manor on the Thames connects the lives of an archivist and artist.

  12. THE WITCH ELM by Tana French. After Toby Hennessy retreats to his family’s ancestral home, a skull discovered in the backyard exposes his family's past.

  13. RED WAR by Kyle Mills. When the Russian prime minister plots to invade the Baltics, only Mitch Rapp can stop him.

  14.  WINTER IN PARADISE by Elin Hilderbrand. Irene Steele uncovers her husband’s secret life on a Caribbean island following his death.
  15. ALICE ISN'T DEAD by Joseph Fink. Keisha Taylor takes a job as a long-haul truck driver to search for her missing wife.    

  Excerpted from The New York Times Best Seller lists