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#1 HOME BODY

Rupi Kaur

Poems and illustrations by the author of “Milk and Honey” and “The Sun and Her Flowers.”

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#2 THEN SHE WAS GONE

Lisa Jewell

Ten years after her daughter disappears, a woman tries to get her life in order but remains haunted by unanswered questions.

On the bestsellers list for 71 weeks


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#3 SHUGGIE BAIN

Douglas Stuart

The winner of the 2020 Booker Prize. A boy’s working-class childhood in 1980s Glasgow is subsumed by his mother’s alcoholism.

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#4 THE QUEEN'S GAMBIT

Walter Tevis

Sixteen-year-old Beth Harmon goes through changes as she plays chess in the U.S. Open championship. The basis of the Netflix series.

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#5 INTERIOR CHINATOWN

Charles Yu

The winner of the 2020 National Book Award for fiction. Willis Wu discovers his family’s legacy as he uncovers the secret history of where he resides.

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#6 THE INSTITUTE

Stephen King

Children with special talents are abducted and sequestered in an institution where the sinister staff seeks to extract their gifts through harsh methods.

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#7 MILK AND HONEY

Rupi Kaur

A collection of poetry about love, loss, trauma and healing.

On the bestsellers list for 166 weeks


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#8 THIS TENDER LAND

William Kent Krueger

Four orphans escape a Minnesota school and encounter a cross-section of different people struggling during the Great Depression.

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#9 CIRCE

Madeline Miller

Zeus banishes Helios' daughter to an island, where she must choose between living with gods or mortals.

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#10 WHAT KIND OF WOMAN

Kate Baer

Poems on subjects such as freedom, the birth of a son and grandmother’s cake.

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#11 TEXAS OUTLAW

James Patterson and Andrew Bourelle

A Texas Ranger goes to a small town to investigate whether an accidental death was actually a murder.

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#12 THE 19TH CHRISTMAS

James Patterson and Maxine Paetro

In the 19th installment of the Women's Murder Club series, Detective Lindsay Boxer and company take on a fearsome criminal known only as "Loman."

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#13 MISS BENSON'S BEETLE

Rachel Joyce

A schoolteacher and a troublemaker leave London in 1950 to travel across the world in search of an insect that may or may not exist.

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#14 WALK THE WIRE

David Baldacci

The sixth book in the Memory Man series. Decker and Jamison investigate a murder in a North Dakota town in a fracking boom.

On the bestsellers list for 7 weeks


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#15 THE WATER DANCER

Ta-Nehisi Coates

A young man who was gifted with a mysterious power becomes part of a war between slavers and the enslaved.

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