The New York Times Best Sellers – December 20, 2015 (Fiction & Non-Fiction)
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#01. SUCH GOOD GIRLS, by R. D. Rosen. (Harper.) The stories of three women hidden as children during the Holocaust who survived to lead adult lives in the United States.
#02. LADY CATHERINE, THE EARL, AND THE REAL DOWNTON ABBEY, by the Countess of Carnarvon. (Broadway.) The story of Catherine Wendell and her husband, who became the sixth Earl of Carnarvon.
#03. TROUBLEMAKER, by Leah Remini and Rebecca Paley. (Ballantine.) The actress describes her life in Scientology and the aftermath of her break with the church in 2013.
#04. BOYS IN THE TREES, by Carly Simon. (Flatiron.) A memoir by the singer.
#05. BETWEEN THE WORLD AND ME, by Ta-Nehisi Coates. (Spiegel & Grau.) A meditation on race in America as well as a personal story by the national correspondent of The Atlantic, framed as a letter to his teenage son.
#06. THOMAS JEFFERSON AND THE TRIPOLI PIRATES, by Brian Kilmeade and Don Yaeger. (Sentinel.) The war against the Barbary pirates in 1801.
#07. BORN INTO THE CHILDREN OF GOD, by Natacha Tormey. (Harper Element.) Recollections of a childhood of abuse and exploitation in a religious cult.
#08. KILLING REAGAN, by Bill O’Reilly and Martin Dugard. (Holt.) The host of “The O’Reilly Factor” recounts the events surrounding the attempted assassination of President Reagan in 1981.
#09. SPQR, by Mary Beard. (Liveright.) A concise history of ancient Rome.
#10. THE BOYS IN THE BOAT, by Daniel James Brown. (Penguin.) The University of Washington’s eight-oar crew and their quest for gold at the 1936 Berlin Olympics.
#01. THE NIGHTINGALE, by Kristin Hannah. (St. Martin’s.) Two sisters in World War II France: one struggling to survive in the countryside, the other joining the Resistance in Paris.
#02. THE CROSSING, by Michael Connelly. (Little, Brown.) The retired detective Harry Bosch reluctantly agrees to help his half brother, a defense attorney, and his investigations lead him inside the L.A.P.D.
#03. BLOOD KISS, by J. R. Ward. (Signet.) While attending the Black Dagger Brotherhood’s rigorous training program, Paradise falls for a commoner.
#04. TOM CLANCY: COMMANDER IN CHIEF, by Mark Greaney. (Putnam.) President Jack Ryan detects a pattern in outbreaks of violence around the world that point to the Russian president, but he must unite the Western allies before he can take action.
#05. THE GOOD GIRL, by Mary Kubica. (Mira.) After the daughter of a prominent Chicago family is mysteriously kidnapped and returns with no memory of her experience, her mother and a detective try to understand what has happened.
#06. CROSS JUSTICE, by James Patterson. (Little, Brown.) Detective Alex Cross returns to Starksville, N.C., his hometown, for the first time in 35 years, to help a cousin who has been accused of murder.
#07. GO SET A WATCHMAN, by Harper Lee. (Harper.) In the mid-1950s, a grown-up Jean Louise Finch returns to Maycomb and realizes that her adored father is a racist.
#08. THE GUILTY, by David Baldacci. (Grand Central.) The government hit man Will Robie investigates murder charges against his estranged father in their Mississippi hometown.
#09. PRECIOUS GIFTS, by Danielle Steel. (Delacorte.) When a wealthy, charming man who has been an absent father dies, he leaves bequests specifically tailored to help his three daughters and troubled son achieve their dreams, and a special gift for his former wife.
#10. THE STORIED LIFE OF A. J. FIKRY, by Gabrielle Zevin. (Algonquin.) An alcoholic bookseller endeavors to turn his life around when a little girl is deposited on his doorstep.