New York Times Best Sellers at ACLS for July 29, 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.
THE FALLEN ANGEL, by Daniel Silva. (HarperCollins Publishers.) Gabriel Allon, an art restorer and occasional spy for the Israeli secret service, discovers a global criminal enterprise behind a murder in Rome.
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.
DEEP DOWN, by Lee Child. (Delacorte Press.) In this e-book story, Jack Reacher is summoned to Washington to find the source of a leak about a new weapon.
I, MICHAEL BENNETT, by James Patterson. (Little, Brown & Company.) A New York detective takes refuge with his 10 children in an upstate cabin.
SHADOW OF NIGHT, by Deborah Harkness. (Penguin Group.) An Oxford scholar/witch and a vampire geneticist pursue history, secrets and each other in Elizabethan London; Book 2 of the All Souls trilogy.
CREOLE BELLE, by James Lee Burke. (Simon & Schuster.) The Louisiana detective Dave Robicheaux hunts for a missing Cajun singer.
NONFICTION (Combined Print & E-BOOK)
WILD, by Cheryl Strayed. (Knopf Doubleday Publishing.) A woman’s account of a life-changing 1,100-mile hike along the Pacific Crest Trail.
UNBROKEN, by Laura Hillenbrand. (Random House Publishing.) An Olympic runner’s story of survival as a prisoner of the Japanese in World War II.
STEVE JOBS, by Walter Isaacson. (Simon & Schuster.) A biography of the entrepreneur and Apple visionary who died last year, 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.
THE AMATEUR, by Edward Klein. (Regnery Publishing.) A journalist argues that President Obama is callow, arrogant and unable to lead.
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 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.
A STOLEN LIFE, by Jaycee Dugard. (Simon & Schuster.) A woman describes being kidnapped at the age of 11 and held prisoner for 18 years by a convicted rapist and his wife.
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 emergency appendectomy.
THE GLASS CASTLE, by Jeannette Walls. (Simon & Schuster.) The author recalls a bizarre childhood during which she was constantly moved from place to place.