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New York Times Best Sellers for April 15, 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.

GUILTY WIVES, by James Patterson and David Ellis. (Little, Brown & Company.) Four friends in Monte Carlo for a luxurious girls’ vacation find themselves in prison.

A GAME OF THRONES, by George R. R. Martin. (Random House Publishing.) In the frozen wastes to the north of Winterfell, sinister and supernatural forces are mustering.

SACRé BLEU, by Christopher Moore. (HarperCollins Publishers.) Did Vincent van Gogh really kill himself? His friends in the 19th-century Parisian art world set out to discover the truth.

THE LIMPOPO ACADEMY OF PRIVATE DETECTION, by Alexander McCall Smith. (Knopf Doubleday Publishing.) The 13th novel in the No. 1 Ladies’ Detective Agency series.

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.


NONFICTION (Combined Print & E-BOOK)

DRIFT, by Rachel Maddow. (Crown Publishing.) America’s path to war has become too easy, with excessive power ceded to the executive branch, the MSNBC host argues.

THE BIG MISS, by Hank Haney. (Crown Publishing.) The golf coach’s memoir describes his six eventful years with Tiger Woods.

MRS. KENNEDY AND ME, by Clint Hill with Lisa McCubbin. (Gallery Books.) Recollections of the Secret Service agent assigned to guard Jacqueline Kennedy.

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.

TRICKLE DOWN TYRANNY, by Michael Savage. (HarperCollins Publishers.) The radio host denounces President Obama’s domestic and foreign policies as tyranny.

IMAGINE, by Jonah Lehrer. (Houghton Mifflin Harcourt.) An account of the science of creativity argues that it is not a gift but a group of thought processes that can be learned.

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.

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

WILD, by Cheryl Strayed. (Knopf Doubleday Publishing.) A woman’s account of a life-changing 1,100-mile hike along the Pacific Crest Trail.

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


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