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New York Times Best Sellers for March 25, 2012 at ACLS

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.

THE LUCKY ONE, by Nicholas Sparks. (Grand Central Publishing.) A Marine returning home sets out to track down the woman whose photo he found in Iraq.

THE THIEF, by Clive Cussler and Justin Scott. (Penguin Group.) Isaac Bell tries to save scientists from German spies.

THE GIRL WHO KICKED THE HORNET’S NEST, by Stieg Larsson. (Knopf Doubleday Publishing.) The third volume of the Millennium trilogy, about a Swedish hacker and a journalist.

DEFENDING JACOB, by William Landay. (Delacorte Press.) An assistant district attorney’s life is shaken when his 14-year-old son is accused of murder.

LONE WOLF, by Jodi Picoult. (Atria Books.) The children of a man who studies wolves must make difficult decisions when he is seriously injured in an accident.

FATE OF THE JEDI: APOCALYPSE, by Troy Denning. (Random House Publishing.) Jedi and Sith reach the endgame in the finale of the Fate of the Jedi series; a “Star Wars” novel.

PRIVATE GAMES, by James Patterson and Mark Sullivan. (Little, Brown & Company.) Peter Knight pursues a murderer who is trying to destroy the London Olympics

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


NONFICTION (Combined Print & E-BOOK)

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.

THE IRISH AMERICANS, by Jay P. Dolan. (Bloomsbury Publishing.) A history of the Irish experience in America by a Notre Dame professor, from the first arrival in the colonies through the election of John F. Kennedy.

THE VOW, by Kim and Krickitt Carpenter with Dana Wilkerson. (B&H Publishing Group.) After a horrific car crash, a couple embark on a journey to fall in love all over again. The true events that inspired the movie.

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

THE POWER OF HABIT, by Charles Duhigg. (Random House Publishing.) A Times reporter’s account of the science behind how we form, and break, habits.

AMERICAN SNIPER, by Chris Kyle with Scott McEwen and Jim DeFelice. (HarperCollins Publishers.) A member of the Navy Seals with the most career sniper kills in United States military history discusses his childhood, his marriage and his battlefield experiences during the Iraq war.

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

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

BOSSYPANTS, by Tina Fey. (Little, Brown & Company.) A memoir from the former “Saturday Night Live” star and creator of “30 Rock.”

THE RIGHTEOUS MIND, by Jonathan Haidt. (Knopf Doubleday Publishing.) A psychologist argues that people make decisions based on moral intuitions, which makes them attack opponents self-righteously



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