January 31, 2014

PAPERBACK

Fiction

1. MARRIAGE BETWEEN FRIENDS

(Mira, $7.99). By Debbie Macomber. Old high school friends reunite at a wedding and get married the next day. [5]

2. A WEEK IN WINTER

(Anchor, $14.95). By Maeve Binchy. A woman turns an Irish seaside mansion into a vacation home in Binchy’s final novel. [2]

3. TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD

(Grand Central, $7.99). By Harper Lee. A Pulitzer Prize-winning tale set in the Depression-era South. [18]

4. BIG SKY SECRETS

(Harlequin, $7.99). By Linda Lael Miller. A tycoon returns to big sky country and falls for a woman who wants to be anywhere but. [3]

5. LIFE AFTER LIFE

(Back Bay, $18). By Kate Atkinson. Ursula Todd is reincarnated dozens of times.[2]

6. 12TH OF NEVER

(Grand Central, $15). By James Patterson and Maxine Paetro. A star NFL player is accused of murder. [4]

7. SEAVIEW INN

(Mira, $7.99). By Sherryl Woods. A PR executive who can handle almost anything is losing control of her life. Maybe the new man in her life will set things right. [3]

8. BLINDSIDED

(Zebra, $7.99). By Fern Michaels. The Sisterhood launches a campaign against two corrupt judges running a money racket. [3]

9. GUILT

(Ballantine, $9.99). By Jonathan Kellerman. Alex Delaware investigates a 60-year-old cold case when a backyard renovation uncovers the body of an infant. [2]

9. THE NIGHT BEFORE

( Zebra, $7.99). By Lisa Jackson. A woman awakens covered in her husband’s blood. She has no memory of the night before. [1]

Nonfiction

1. TO SELL IS HUMAN: THE SURPRISING TRUTH ABOUT MOVING OTHERS

(Riverhead, $16). By Daniel H. Pink. [2]

2. LONE SURVIVOR: THE EYEWTINESS ACCOUNT OF OPERATION REDWING AND THE LOST HEROES OF SEAL TEAM 10

(Back Bay, $17). By Marcus Luttrell and Patrick Robinson. [11]

3. HAPPIER AT HOME: KISS MORE, JUMP MORE, ABANDON SELF-CONTROL, AND MY OTHER EXPERIMENTS IN EVERYDAY LIFE

(Three Rivers, $15). By Gretchen Rubin. [1]

4. THE OFFICIAL SAT STUDY GUIDE

(College Board, $21.99). By the College Board. [172]

5. EAT IT TO BEAT IT!: BANISH BELLY FAT-AND TAKE BACK YOUR HEALTH-WHILE EATING THE BRAND-NAME FOODS YOU LOVE!

(Ballantine, $22). By David Zinczenko. [2]

6. THE ELEMENTS OF STYLE (FOURTH EDITION)

(Longman, $9.95). By William Strunk Jr. and E.B. White. The classic guide to writing well. [13]

7. SMART CHOICES: A PRACTICAL GUIDE TO MAKING BETTER DECISIONS

(Crown, $15.99). By John S. Hammond. [1]

8. MY BELOVED WORLD

(Vintage, $15.95). By Sonia Sotomayor. The justice recounts her path from a Bronx housing project to the Supreme Court. [2]

9. THE 5 LOVE LANGUAGES: THE SECRET TO LOVE THAT LASTS

(Northfield, $14.99). By Gary D. Chapman. Knowing that special someone. [78]

10. HOW TO WIN FRIENDS AND INFLUENCE PEOPLE

(Pocket, $16). By Dale Carnegie. [1]

Fiction

1. THE INVENTION OF WINGS

(Viking, $27.95). By Sue Monk Kidd. The life and times of a Charleston belle and her slave servant. [2]

2. THE GOLDFINCH

(Little, Brown, $30). By Donna Tartt. The coming of age story of a young man who lost his mother in a terrorist bombing. [13]

3. FIRST LOVE

(Little, Brown, $26) by James Patterson and Emily Raymond. A studious girl abrupty runs off with the boy she loves. [1]

4. SYCAMORE ROW

(Doubleday, $28.95). By John Grisham. Jake Brigance finds himself in the middle of a family dispute over the estate of a man who killed himself. [13]

5. THE DEAD IN THEIR VAULTED ARCHES

(Delacorte, $24) By Alan Bradley. And 11-year-old’s investigation leads her into Winston Churchill’s world.

6. COMMAND AUTHORITY

(Putnam, $29.95). By Tom Clancy. A new president in Russia threatens global conflict. [7]

7. THE FIRST PHONE CALL FROM HEAVEN

(Harper, $24.99). By Mitch Albom. Residents of a Lake Michigan town start getting phone calls from Heaven. Is it miracle or hoax? [9]

8. THE PAGAN LORD

(Harper, $27.99). By Bernard Cornwell. The kingdom of Wessex threatens to collapse following the death of Alfred the Great. [2]

9. CROSS MY HEART

(Little, Brown, $29). By James Patterson. Alex Cross needs to protect his family. But if he does anything to protect them, they will die. [7]

10. GONE GIRL

Crown, $25). By Gillian Flynn. A model couple’s marriage crumbles when the wife vanishes and the husband becomes a prime suspect. [54]

Nonfiction

1. DUTY: MEMOIRS OF A SECRETARY AT WAR

(Knopf, $35) By Robert M. Gates. [1]

2. STRENGTHS FINDER 2.0: ... ONLINE TEST FROM GALLUP’S “NOW, DISCOVER YOUR STRENGTHS”

(Gallup Press, $24.95). By Tom Rath. [138]

3. SUPER SHRED: THE BIG RESULTS DIET: 4 WEEKS 20 POUNDS LOSE IT FASTER!

(St. Martin's, $24.99). By Ian K. Smith. [3]

4. SOUL HEALING MIRACLES: ANCIENT AND NEW SACRED WISDOM, KNOWLEDGE, AND PRACTICAL TECHNIQUES FOR HEALING THE SPIRITUAL, MENTAL, EMOTIONAL, AND PHYSICAL BODIES

(BenBella, $24.95) By Zhi Gang Sha.

5. THINGS THAT MATTER: THREE DECADES OF PASSIONS, PASTIMES AND POLITICS

(Crown Forum, $28). By Charles Krauthammer. [13]

6. THE POUND A DAY DIET: LOSE UP TO 5 POUNDS IN 5 DAYS BY EATING THE FOODS YOU LOVE

(Grand Central, $26). By Rocco DiSpirito. [2]

7. JESUS CALLING: ENJOYING PEACE IN HIS PRESENCE

(Thomas Nelson, $15.99). By Sarah Young. A devotional of daily readings. [22]

8. JIM CRAMER’S GET RICH CAREFULLY

(Blue Rider, $29.95). By James J. Cramer. [2]

9. DAVID AND GOLIATH: UNDERDOGS, MISFITS, AND THE ART OF BATTLING GIANTS

(Little, Brown, $29). By Malcolm Gladwell. How the underdog wins. [16]

10. KILLING JESUS

(Henry Holt, $28). By by Bill O’Reilly and Martin Dugard. An account of the crucifixion of Jesus. [17]

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