Fiction Best Sellers
Fiction Best Sellers: Week of September 27, 2020
- ANXIOUS PEOPLE by Fredrik Backman. A failed bank robber holds a group of strangers hostage at an apartment open house.
- SHADOWS IN DEATH by J.D. Robb. The 51st book of the In Death series. A hitman with possible connections to Eve Dallas’s husband is seen near the scene of a crime.
- ONE BY ONE by Ruth Ware. An avalanche tests the bonds of coworkers from a London-based tech startup on a corporate retreat in the French Alps.
- ALL THE DEVILS ARE HERE by Louise Penny. The 16th book in the Chief Inspector Gamache series. When his billionaire godfather is attacked, Gamache uncovers secrets hidden throughout Paris.
- THE VANISHING HALF by Brit Bennett. The lives of twin sisters who run away from a Southern black community at age 16 diverge as one returns and the other takes on a different racial identity but their fates intertwine.
- TRANSCENDENT KINGDOM by Yaa Gyasi. A Ph.D. candidate in neuroscience looks to the hard sciences and her childhood faith to potentially help her grieving Ghanaian immigrant family.
- THE HARBINGER II by Jonathan Cahn. Nouriel, Ana Goren and a figure known as "the prophet" return as revelations are unlocked.
- 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.
- THE LYING LIFE OF ADULTS by Elena Ferrante. In this coming-of-age story, Giovanna seeks her true reflection in two kindred cities.
- SQUEEZE ME by Carl Hiaasen. A dead dowager, hungry pythons and occupants of the winter White House shake up the Palm Beach charity ball season.
- THICK AS THIEVES by Sandra Brown. Arden Maxwell returns home to uncover the truth about her father’s involvement in a heist that went wrong 20 years ago.
- THE GUEST LIST by Lucy Foley. A wedding between a TV star and a magazine publisher on an island off the coast of Ireland turns deadly.
- AMERICAN DIRT by Jeanine Cummins. A bookseller flees Mexico for the United States with her son while pursued by the head of a drug cartel.
- THE DARKEST EVENING by Ann Cleeves. The ninth book in the Vera Stanhope series. An abandoned toddler, a dead woman and a blizzard complicate the holidays in the Northumberland countryside.
- ROYAL by Danielle Steel. In 1943, the 17-year-old Princess Charlotte assumes a new identity in the country and falls in love.