New York Times Best Sellers at ACLS for July 8, 2012
Get the latest NYT Best Sellers at the Allegany County Library System.
FICTION (Combined Print & E-BOOK)
FIFTY SHADES OF GREY, by E. L. James. (The Writer’s Coffee Shop.) An inexperienced college student falls in love with a tortured man who has particular sexual tastes; the first book in a trilogy.
FIFTY SHADES DARKER, by E. L. James. (Knopf Doubleday Publishing.) Ana Steele learns more about Christian Grey’s troubled past; the second book in a trilogy.
FIFTY SHADES FREED, by E. L. James. (Knopf Doubleday Publishing.) The final book in an erotic trilogy.
GONE GIRL, by Gillian Flynn. (Crown Publishing.) A woman disappears on the day of her fifth anniversary; is her husband a killer?
BARED TO YOU, by Sylvia Day. (Penguin Group.) Two troubled people develop an intense, obsessive relationship.
BLOODLINE, by James Rollins. (HarperCollins Publishers.) A deadly rescue mission in the African jungle and a clinic bombing in South Carolina both reveal a dangerous conspiracy; a Sigma Force novel.
SUMMERLAND, by Elin Hilderbrand. (Little, Brown & Company.) The aftereffects of a deadly automobile crash in Nantucket.
FIFTY SHADES TRILOGY, by E. L. James. (Knopf Doubleday Publishing.) The three “Fifty Shades” novels in one bundle.
COMING HOME, by Karen Kingsbury. (Zondervan.) The Baxters plan a lakeside reunion, but before the big day, the unthinkable happens, leading to a revelation of secrets.
ONCE BURNED, by Jeaniene Frost. (HarperCollins Publishers.) When a mortal cursed with dark power is set against a vampire, passion ignites, threatening to consume them both.
NONFICTION (Combined Print & E-BOOK)
BECOMING SISTER WIVES, by Kody, Meri, Janelle, Christine and Robyn Brown. (Simon & Schuster.) The stars of the TLC reality show describe their polygamous marriage. (†)
WILD, by Cheryl Strayed. (Knopf Doubleday Publishing.) A woman’s account of a life-changing 1,100-mile hike along the Pacific Crest Trail.
UNBROKEN, by Laura Hillenbrand. (Random House Publishing.) An Olympic runner’s story of survival as a prisoner of the Japanese in World War II.
THE AMATEUR, by Edward Klein. (Regnery Publishing.) A journalist argues that President Obama is callow, arrogant and unable to lead.
WHAT REALLY HAPPENED, by Rielle Hunter. (BenBella Books.) John Edwards’s mistress and the mother of his child tells her version of their story.
KILLING LINCOLN, by Bill O’Reilly and Martin Dugard. (Holt.) The anchor of “The O’Reilly Factor” recounts the assassination of Abraham Lincoln.
IN THE GARDEN OF BEASTS, by Erik Larson. (Crown Publishing.) William E. Dodd, the U.S. ambassador to Germany, and his daughter, Martha, in 1930s Berlin.
YES, CHEF, by Marcus Samuelsson. (Random House Publishing.) The award-winning chef discusses his career and recalls growing up as an Ethiopian child adopted by a Swedish family.
AN AMERICAN SON, by Marco Rubio. (Penguin Group.) A memoir by the Florida senator, the Miami-born child of Cuban exiles.
COWARDS, by Glenn Beck and Kevin Balfe. (Threshold Editions/Mercury Radio Arts.) The radio host and founder of GBTV discusses 13 lies that politicians, academics and the media perpetuate.