New York Times Best Sellers

A list of best-selling books in the United States, compiled by the country's newspaper of record. Updates Fridays.

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Top 15
    • Where the Crawdads Sing

    • Written by: Delia Owens
    • Narrated by: Cassandra Campbell
    • Length: 12 hrs and 12 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,431
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,309
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,308

    For years, rumors of the "Marsh Girl" have haunted Barkley Cove, a quiet town on the North Carolina coast. So in late 1969, when handsome Chase Andrews is found dead, the locals immediately suspect Kya Clark, the so-called Marsh Girl....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • My heart ached and soared while listening to this

    • By Bobbi on 2018-09-27

    Price: CDN$ 30.70

    • Queen Bee

    • A Novel
    • Written by: Dorothea Benton Frank
    • Narrated by: Shannon McManus
    • Length: 10 hrs and 8 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3 out of 5 stars 2
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 2
    • Story
      3 out of 5 stars 2

    Beekeeper Holly McNee Kensen quietly lives in a world of her own on Sullivan’s Island, tending her hives and working at the local island library. Her mother’s a demanding hulk of a woman and a devoted hypochondriac who unceasingly torments Holly....

    Price: CDN$ 20.29

    • Before We Were Yours

    • A Novel
    • Written by: Lisa Wingate
    • Narrated by: Emily Rankin, Catherine Taber
    • Length: 14 hrs and 29 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 623
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 575
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 572

    Memphis, 1939. Twelve-year-old Rill Foss and her four younger siblings live a magical life aboard their family’s Mississippi River shantyboat. But when their father must rush their mother to the hospital one stormy night, Rill is left in charge - until strangers arrive in force....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • One of THE Best books I have ever read!!

    • By Darlene Rempel on 2017-11-17

    Price: CDN$ 46.31

    • A Game of Thrones

    • A Song of Ice and Fire, Book 1
    • Written by: George R. R. Martin
    • Narrated by: Roy Dotrice
    • Length: 33 hrs and 46 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 1,824
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,660
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 1,656

    Winter is coming. Such is the stern motto of House Stark, the northernmost of the fiefdoms that owe allegiance to King Robert Baratheon in far-off King's Landing....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • love it!

    • By Amazon Customer on 2017-10-10

    Price: CDN$ 42.34

    • The 18th Abduction

    • Written by: James Patterson, Maxine Paetro
    • Narrated by: January LaVoy
    • Length: 7 hrs and 54 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 29
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 24
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 25

    Detective Lindsay Boxer's investigation into the disappearance of three women teachers quickly escalates from missing persons to murder in the newest Women's Murder Club thriller....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Well narrated

    • By Bon George on 2019-07-14

    Price: CDN$ 38.59

    • Redemption

    • Memory Man Series, Book 5
    • Written by: David Baldacci
    • Narrated by: Kyf Brewer, Orlagh Cassidy
    • Length: 12 hrs and 20 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 81
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 69
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 69

    Amos Decker and his FBI partner Alex Jamison are visiting his hometown of Burlington, Ohio, when he's approached by an unfamiliar man. But he instantly recognizes the man's name: Meryl Hawkins. He's the first person Decker ever arrested for murder back when he was a young detective....  

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Amos Decker Awesome

    • By rambo66 on 2019-07-04

    Price: CDN$ 38.59

    • Past Tense

    • A Jack Reacher Novel
    • Written by: Lee Child
    • Narrated by: Scott Brick
    • Length: 12 hrs and 51 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 164
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 148
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 149

    Jack Reacher hits the pavement and sticks out his thumb. He plans to follow the sun on an epic trip across America, from Maine to California. He doesn't get far. On a country road deep in the New England woods, he sees a sign to a place he has never been....

    • 2 out of 5 stars
    • Deductive reasoning gone mad

    • By Hans Rollmann on 2018-11-13

    Price: CDN$ 39.48

    • Sunset Beach

    • Written by: Mary Kay Andrews
    • Narrated by: Kathleen McInerney
    • Length: 14 hrs and 32 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 3
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 3
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 3

    Drue Campbell's life and career have been derailed. The only thing she has left is a ramshackle beach bungalow with a missing roof in the once-sleepy town of Sunset Beach, which is rapidly becoming a hot spot for the well-heeled. Then she gets entangled in a decades-old mystery....

    Price: CDN$ 35.08

    • Little Fires Everywhere

    • Written by: Celeste Ng
    • Narrated by: Jennifer Lim
    • Length: 11 hrs and 27 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 609
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 545
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 545

    A riveting novel that traces the intertwined fates of the picture-perfect Richardson family and the enigmatic mother and daughter who upend their lives....

    • 2 out of 5 stars
    • Just drags on and on

    • By Morgan Vincent on 2018-03-03

    Price: CDN$ 37.05

    • The Tattooist of Auschwitz

    • A Novel
    • Written by: Heather Morris
    • Narrated by: Richard Armitage
    • Length: 7 hrs and 25 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 877
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 785
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 787

    This beautiful, illuminating tale of hope and courage is based on interviews that were conducted with Holocaust survivor and Auschwitz-Birkenau tattooist Ludwig (Lale) Sokolov - an unforgettable love story in the midst of atrocity....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • I riveting book of survival and love

    • By silvercity on 2018-09-26

    Price: CDN$ 30.01

    • The Guest Book

    • A Novel
    • Written by: Sarah Blake
    • Narrated by: Orlagh Cassidy
    • Length: 16 hrs and 42 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 1
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 1
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 1

    No. It is a simple word, uttered on a summer porch in 1936. And it will haunt Kitty Milton for the rest of her life. Kitty and her husband, Ogden, are both from families considered the backbone of the country. But this refusal will come to be Kitty’s defining moment....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Very thought provoking family saga

    • By Pamela J. Prenovost on 2019-06-27

    Price: CDN$ 39.46

    • The Mister

    • Written by: E L James
    • Narrated by: Dominic Thorburn, Jessica O'Hara-Baker
    • Length: 16 hrs and 28 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 80
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 71
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 73

    London, 2019. Life has been easy for Maxim Trevelyan. With his good looks, aristocratic connections, and money, he’s never had to work, and he’s rarely slept alone. But all that changes when tragedy strikes....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Beautifully Cringy

    • By Jennifer on 2019-04-22

    Price: CDN$ 43.86

    • The Stiehl Assassin

    • The Fall of Shannara, Book 3
    • Written by: Terry Brooks
    • Narrated by: Simon Vance
    • Length: 11 hrs and 29 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 2
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 2
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 2

    The Skaar have arrived in the Four Lands, determined to stop at nothing less than all-out conquest. They badly need a new home, but peaceful coexistence is not a concept they have ever understood....

    • 2 out of 5 stars
    • Do t waste your time

    • By Joby on 2019-06-04

    Price: CDN$ 39.48

    • The Woman in the Window

    • A Novel
    • Written by: A. J. Finn
    • Narrated by: Ann Marie Lee
    • Length: 13 hrs and 42 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 422
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 393
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 393

    For readers of Gillian Flynn and Tana French comes one of the decade's most anticipated debuts....

    • 2 out of 5 stars
    • The narrator makes this one a challenge

    • By H. Carty on 2018-04-20

    Price: CDN$ 45.99

    • A Gentleman in Moscow

    • A Novel
    • Written by: Amor Towles
    • Narrated by: Nicholas Guy Smith
    • Length: 17 hrs and 52 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 235
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 220
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 221

    When, in 1922, Count Alexander Rostov is deemed an unrepentant aristocrat by a Bolshevik tribunal, he is sentenced to house arrest in the Metropol, a grand hotel across from the Kremlin....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • What a lovely book, charming, entertaining, full of surprises

    • By Roberta Westwood on 2017-10-10

    Price: CDN$ 46.31