New York Times Best Sellers at ACLS for May 20, 2012
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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.
11TH HOUR, by James Patterson and Maxine Paetro. (Little, Brown & Company.) Detective Lindsay Boxer and the Women’s Murder Club investigate a possible serial killer
THE LAST BOYFRIEND, by Nora Roberts. (Berkeley.) As the Montgomery brothers renovate their historic inn in Boonsboro, Md., Owen Montgomery reconnects with his first girlfriend.
DEADLOCKED, by Charlaine Harris. (Penguin Group.) The telepathic waitress Sookie Stackhouse investigates a murder that has more to do with her than she imagines.
FIFTY SHADES TRILOGY, by E. L. James. (Knopf Doubleday Publishing.) The three “Fifty Shades” novels in one bundle.
THE INNOCENT, by David Baldacci. (Grand Central Publishing.) A hitman who has become a target of the government rescues a teenage girl whose parents have been murdered and who may be at the center of a dangerous conspiracy.
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.
NONFICTION (Combined Print & E-BOOK)
THE PASSAGE OF POWER, by Robert A. Caro. (Knopf Doubleday Publishing.) From 1958 through the Kennedy assassination; the fourth volume of “The Years of Lyndon Johnson.”
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.
MOST TALKATIVE, by Andy Cohen. (Henry Holt & Company.) The Bravo executive vice president who oversees “Top Chef” and “The Real Housewives” looks back on his career.
LOTS OF CANDLES, PLENTY OF CAKE, by Anna Quindlen. (Random House Publishing.) The journalist and novelist, now nearly 60, looks back at her experiences and those of her generation.
HEAVEN IS FOR REAL, by Todd Burpo with Lynn Vincent. (Thomas Nelson.) A father recounts his 3-year-old son’s encounter with Jesus and the angels during an appendectomy.
SCREWED!, by Dick Morris and Eileen McGann. (HarperCollins Publishers.) How foreign countries take our jobs and misuse our aid.
THE VOW, by Kim and Krickitt Carpenter with Dana Wilkerson. (B&H Publishing.) 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.
KILLING LINCOLN, by Bill O’Reilly and Martin Dugard. (Holt.) The anchor of “The O’Reilly Factor” recounts the assassination of Abraham Lincoln.
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 IMMORTAL LIFE OF HENRIETTA LACKS, by Rebecca Skloot. (Crown Publishing.) The story of a woman whose cancer cells were cultured without her permission in 1951