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NYT Best Sellers for November 20, 2011 at ACLS

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

COMBINED PRINT & E-BOOK FICTION

11/22/63, by Stephen King. (Scribner.) An English teacher travels back to 1958 by way of a time portal in a Maine diner. His assignment is to stop Lee Harvey Oswald.

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 NEXT ALWAYS, by Nora Roberts. (Penguin Group.) A historic hotel in Boonsboro, Md., has endured war and peace, changing hands, even rumors of hauntings. Now it’s getting a face-lift from the Montgomery brothers and their eccentric mother.

 ZERO DAY, by David Baldacci. (Grand Central Publishing.) A military investigator uncovers a conspiracy.

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.

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

UNFINISHED BUSINESS, by Nora Roberts. (Harlequin.) Former high school sweethearts fall tentatively back into each other’s orbits after more than a decade.

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.

THE ALLOY OF LAW, by Brandon Sanderson. (Tom Doherty Associates.) In this follow-up to the Mistborn trilogy, a lawman adept at magic moves from the frontier to the even more dangerous city.

THE GIRL WITH THE DRAGON TATTOO, by Stieg Larsson. (Knopf Doubleday Publishing.) A hacker and a journalist investigate the disappearance of a Swedish heiress 40 years earlier.


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.

BACK TO WORK, by Bill Clinton. (Knopf Doubleday Publishing.) The former president argues that cooperation between the private sector and government is necessary to restore prosperity.

SEAL TARGET GERONIMO, by Chuck Pfarrer. (St. Martin’s Press.) A former member of the Navy Seals offers minute-by-minute details of the raid on Osama bin Laden’s compound in May 2011

JACK KENNEDY, by Chris Matthews. (Simon & Schuster.) An admiring portrait.

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

NO HIGHER HONOR, by Condoleezza Rice. (Crown Publishing.) A memoir of service during the Bush administration.

IS EVERYONE HANGING OUT WITHOUT ME?, by Mindy Kaling. (Crown Publishing.) Observations from the comedy writer and actress.

CATHERINE THE GREATby Robert K. Massie. (Random House Publishing.) The author of “Nicholas and Alexandra” provides a sweeping narrative of the life of the minor 18th-century German princess who became Empress of All the Russias.

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