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#1 WHERE THE CRAWDADS SING

Delia Owens

In a quiet town on the North Carolina coast in 1969, a young woman who survived alone in the marsh becomes a murder suspect.

On the bestsellers list for 71 weeks


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#2 LOST

James Patterson and James O Born

The new head of an F.B.I. task force takes on a crime syndicate run by a pair of Russian nationals.

On the bestsellers list for 1 week


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#3 THE LAST WISH

Andrzej Sapkowski

Linked stories follow the exploits of Geralt of Rivia, a monster-slaying mercenary.

On the bestsellers list for 4 weeks


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#4 THE GUARDIANS

John Grisham

Cullen Post, a lawyer and Episcopal minister, antagonizes some ruthless killers when he takes on a wrongful conviction case.

On the bestsellers list for 14 weeks


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#5 THE SILENT PATIENT

Alex Michaelides

Theo Faber looks into the mystery of a famous painter who stops speaking after shooting her husband.

On the bestsellers list for 18 weeks


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#6 THE DUTCH HOUSE

Ann Patchett

A sibling relationship is impacted when the family goes from poverty to wealth and back again over the course of many decades.

On the bestsellers list for 17 weeks

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#7 DEAR EDWARD

Ann Napolitano

A 12-year-old boy tries to start over after becoming the sole survivor of a plane crash in which he lost his immediate family.

On the bestsellers list for 2 weeks

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#8 SUCH A FUN AGE

Kiley Reid

Tumult ensues when Alix Chamberlain’s babysitter is mistakenly accused of kidnapping her charge.

On the bestsellers list for 3 weeks

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#9 THE GIVER OF STARS

Jojo Moyes

In Depression-era Kentucky, five women refuse to be cowed by men or convention as they deliver books.

On the bestsellers list for 14 weeks


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#10 THE OUTSIDER

Stephen King

A detective investigates a seemingly wholesome member of the community when an 11-year-old boy’s body is found.

On the bestsellers list for 14 weeks

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#11 MORAL COMPASS

Danielle Steel

Shortly after Saint Ambrose Prep goes co-ed, a student is attacked and the community falls apart.

On the bestsellers list for 2 weeks


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#12 LITTLE FIRES EVERYWHERE

Celeste Ng

An artist upends a quiet town outside Cleveland.

On the bestsellers list for 49 weeks

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#13 BEFORE WE WERE YOURS

Lisa Wingate

A South Carolina lawyer learns about the questionable practices of a Tennessee orphanage.

On the bestsellers list for 53 weeks


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#14 LONG BRIGHT RIVER

Liz Moore

Mickey risks her job with the Philadelphia police force by going after a murderer and searching for her missing sister.

On the bestsellers list for 2 weeks

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#15 THE WIVES

Tarryn Fisher

A woman discovers something disturbing about her polygamist husband.

On the bestsellers list for 3 weeks


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