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NYT Best Sellers for November 6, 2011 at ACLS

Get the latest NYT Best Sellers  at the Allegany County Library System.

COMBINED PRINT & E-BOOK FICTION

THE LITIGATORS, by John Grisham. (Knopf Doubleday Publishing.) Partners in a small law firm take on a big case after a fast-track burnout joins them.

THE BEST OF ME, by Nicholas Sparks. (Grand Central Publishing.) Twenty-five years after their high school romance ended, a man and woman who have gone their separate ways return to their North Carolina town for the funeral of a friend.

1Q84, by Haruki Murakami. (Knopf Doubleday Publishing.) In 1980s Tokyo, a woman who punishes perpetrators of domestic violence has ties to an aspiring novelist who takes on an unusual ghostwriting project.

THE HELP, by Kathryn Stockett. (Penguin Group.) A young white woman and two black maids in 1960s Mississippi.

THE CHRISTMAS WEDDING, by James Patterson and Richard DiLallo. (Little, Brown & Company.) A widow keeps the identity of the new man she is about to marry a secret as her children gather for Christmas.

BRING ME HOME FOR CHRISTMAS, by Robyn Carr. (Mira.) A woman discovers that the boy she once loved has become a strong and confident man

THE AFFAIR, by Lee Child. (Delacorte.) For Jack Reacher, an elite military police officer, it all started in 1997. A lonely railroad track. A crime scene. A cover-up.

BONEMAN’S DAUGHTERS, by Ted Dekker. (Center Street.) Ryan Evans faces a serial killer who murders his young victims in a highly idiosyncratic way.

CAN YOU KEEP A SECRET?, by Sophie Kinsella. (Random House Publishing.) A woman reveals the most intimate details of her life to a man who turns out to be the C.E.O. of the company for which she works.

THE SNOW ANGELby Glenn Beck. (Threshold Editions.) A woman re-evaluates her life. 

COMBINED PRINT & E-BOOK NONFICTION

STEVE JOBS, by Walter Isaacson. (Simon & Schuster.) A biography of the recently deceased entrepreneur, based on 40 interviews with Jobs conducted over two years.

KILLING LINCOLN, by Bill O’Reilly and Martin Dugard. (Holt.) The anchor of “The O’Reilly Factor” recounts the assassination of Abraham Lincoln.

HEAVEN IS FOR REALby Todd Burpo with Lynn Vincent. (Thomas Nelson.) A father recounts his 3-year-old son’s encounter with Jesus and the angels during an emergency appendectomy.

THINKING, FAST AND SLOW, by Daniel Kahneman. (Farrar, Straus & Giroux.) The winner of the Nobel in economic science discusses how we make choices in business and personal life and when we can and cannot trust our intuitions.

BOOMERANG, by Michael Lewis. (W. W. Norton & Company.) A look at some of the places — Greece, Ireland, Iceland — hardest hit by the financial collapse of 2008, and at how it happened.

UNBROKEN, by Laura Hillenbrand. (Random House.) An Olympic runner’s story of survival as a prisoner of the Japanese in World War II.

THE END OF NORMAL, by Stephanie Madoff Mack. (Penguin Group.) A memoir from the widow of Bernard L. Madoff’s son Mark, who committed suicide after helping to turn his father in to the authorities.

SERIOUSLY … I’M KIDDING, by Ellen DeGeneres. (Grand Central Publishing.) A collection of humor pieces from the stand-up comedian and talk-show host.

THREE AND OUT, by John U. Bacon. (Farrar, Straus & Giroux.) An account of Rich Rodriguez’s experiences as the coach of the University of Michigan Wolverines.

THE IMMORTAL LIFE OF HENRIETTA LACKSby Rebecca Skloot. (Crown.) The story of a woman whose cancer cells were extensively cultured without her permission in 1951 .

IN THE GARDEN OF BEASTS, by Erik Larson. (Crown.) This portrait of Berlin during the rise of the Nazis centers on the family of William E. Dodd, the U.S. ambassador there.



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