New York Times Best Sellers at ACLS for October 14, 2012
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FICTION (Combined Print & E-BOOK)
REFLECTED IN YOU, by Sylvia Day. (Penguin Group.) Eva and Gideon, of “Bared to You,” continue to struggle to make their relationship work.
THE CASUAL VACANCY, by J. K. Rowling. (Little, Brown & Company.) The sudden death of a parish councilman reveals bitter social divisions in an idyllic English town; a novel for adults by the creator of Harry Potter.
MAD RIVER, by John Sandford. (Penguin Group.) Virgil Flowers joins the hunt for a teenage Bonnie and Clyde.
FIFTY SHADES OF GREY, by E. L. James. (Knopf Doubleday Publishing.) 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?
WINTER OF THE WORLD, by Ken Follett. (Penguin Group.) In Book 2 of the Century trilogy, members of five interrelated families from five countries grapple with the tumultuous historical events of the years 1939-49.
DARK STORM, by Christine Feehan. (Berkley Books.) In the 23rd book in the Dark series, the Carpathian Dax fights a vampire and meets his life mate.
BARED TO YOU, by Sylvia Day. (Penguin Group.) Two troubled people develop an intense, obsessive relationship.
NONFICTION (Combined Print & E-BOOK)
KILLING KENNEDY, by Bill O’Reilly and Martin Dugard. (Henry Holt & Company.) The host of “The O’Reilly Factor” recounts the events surrounding the assassination of John F. Kennedy.
NO EASY DAY, by Mark Owen with Kevin Maurer. (Penguin Group.) An account by a former member of the Navy SEALs, written pseudonymously, of the mission that killed Osama bin Laden.
TOTAL RECALL, by Arnold Schwarzenegger with Peter Petre. (Simon & Schuster.) A memoir by the actor, a former body builder and California governor.
AMERICA AGAIN, by Stephen Colbert, Richard Dahm, Paul Dinello, Barry Julien, Tom Purcell et al.. (Grand Central Publishing.) The mock pundit of Comedy Central’s “Colbert Report” tells how to bring America back from the brink.
KILLING LINCOLN, by Bill O’Reilly and Martin Dugard. (Henry Holt & Company.) The anchor of “The O’Reilly Factor” recounts the assassination of Abraham Lincoln.
COWARDS, by Glenn Beck and Kevin Balfe. (Threshold Editions/Mercury Radio Arts.) Thirteen lies that politicians, academics and the media perpetuate.
WAGING HEAVY PEACE, by Neil Young. (Penguin Group.) The rocker’s memoir ranges over his personal life and his music, including his days with Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young.
HALF THE SKY, by Nicholas D. Kristof and Sheryl WuDunn. (Knopf Doubleday Publishing.) A case for viewing women’s equality as our “paramount moral challenge.”
THE PRICE OF POLITICS, by Bob Woodward. (Simon & Schuster.) Inside the debt-ceiling negotations of 2011 with the Washington Post journalist.
HOW CHILDREN SUCCEED, by Paul Tough. (Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing.) An argument that the qualities that matter most have to do with character, not intelligence.