New York Times Best Sellers at ACLS for June 24, 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.
GONE GIRL, by Gillian Flynn. (Crown Publishing.) A woman disappears on the day of her fifth anniversary; is her husband a killer?
BARED TO YOU, by Sylvia Day. (Penguin Group.) Two troubled people develop an intense, obsessive relationship.
FIFTY SHADES TRILOGY, by E. L. James. (Knopf Doubleday Publishing.) The three “Fifty Shades” novels in one bundle.
THE THIRD GATE, by Lincoln Child. (Knopf Doubleday Publishing.) Professor Jeremy Logan, an “enigmalogist,” is called to Egypt to help make sense of peculiar happenings at a pharaoh’s newly discovered tomb.
ABRAHAM LINCOLN – VAMPIRE HUNTER, by Seth Grahame-Smith. (Grand Central Publishing.) A journal reveals Lincoln’s fight against the undead.
THE MISSION TO PARIS, by Alan Furst. (Random House Publishing.) In Paris in 1938, an actor stumbles into the clutches of Nazi conspirators who want to exploit his celebrity.
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.
NONFICTION (Combined Print & E-BOOK)
THE AMATEUR, by Edward Klein. (Regnery Publishing.) A journalist argues that President Obama is callow, arrogant and unable to lead.
COWARDS, by Glenn Beck and Kevin Balfe. (Threshold Editions/Mercury Radio Arts.) The radio host and founder of GBTV discusses 13 lies that politicians, academics and the media perpetuate.
UNBROKEN, by Laura Hillenbrand. (Random House Publishing.) An Olympic runner’s story of survival as a prisoner of the Japanese in World War II.
KILLING LINCOLN, by Bill O’Reilly and Martin Dugard. (Holt.) The anchor of “The O’Reilly Factor” recounts the assassination of Abraham Lincoln.
NOT TACO BELL MATERIAL, by Adam Carolla. (Crown Publishing.) Childhood recollections from the radio, TV and podcast host.
IT WORKED FOR ME, by Colin Powell with Tony Koltz. (HarperCollins Publishers.) Rules for effective leadership from the four-star general and former secretary of state.
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.
THE GREAT DESTROYER, by David Limbaugh. (Regnery Publishing.) The talk show host’s brother, a lawyer and columnist, describes the president’s “war on the Republic.”
STEVE JOBS, by Walter Isaacson. (Simon & Schuster.) A biography of the recently deceased entrepreneur, based on 40 interviews with Jobs conducted over two years