NYT Hardcover Fiction

Bestseller List for December 6, 2020

RHYTHM OF WAR
Brandon Sanderson
Tor
9780765326386
0-7653-2638-8
The fourth book in the Stormlight Archive series. Technological discoveries and an ensuing arms race change how a war is fought.
DAYLIGHT
David Baldacci
Grand Central
9781538761694
1-5387-6169-6
The F.B.I. agent Atlee Pine’s search for her twin sister overlaps with a military investigator’s hunt for someone involved in a global conspiracy.
A TIME FOR MERCY
John Grisham
Doubleday
9780385545969
0-385-54596-7
The third book in the Jake Brigance series. A 16-year-old is accused of killing a deputy in Clanton, Miss., in 1990.
THE LAW OF INNOCENCE
Michael Connelly
Little, Brown
9780316485623
0-316-48562-4
The sixth book in the Mickey Haller series. Haller defends himself when police find the body of a former client in his car’s trunk.
THE RETURN
Nicholas Sparks
Grand Central
9781538728574
1-5387-2857-5
A doctor serving in the Navy in Afghanistan goes back to North Carolina where two women change his life.
ALL THAT GLITTERS
Danielle Steel
Delacorte
9780399179686
0-399-17968-2
Just as Coco is about to graduate from Columbia, tragic events in her family send her on a journey of self-discovery.
THE SENTINEL
Lee Child and Andrew Child
Delacorte
9781984818461
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Jack Reacher intervenes on an ambush in Tennessee and uncovers a conspiracy.
FORTUNE AND GLORY
Janet Evanovich
Atria
9781982154837
1-982154-83-7
The 27th book in the Stephanie Plum series. Stephanie deals with a soldier of fortune from Little Havana.
TOM CLANCY: SHADOW OF THE DRAGON
Marc Cameron
Putnam
9780593188095
0-593-18809-8
A missing scientist, strange noises under the Arctic ice and a mole who infiltrated American intelligence bedevil President Jack Ryan.
PIECE OF MY HEART
Mary Higgins Clark and Alafair Burke
Simon & Schuster
9781982132545
1-982132-54-X
As their wedding approaches, a television producer and her fiancée must search for his missing 7-year-old nephew.
I WOULD LEAVE ME IF I COULD
Halsey
Simon & Schuster
9781982135607
1-982135-60-3
A debut collection of poems by the Grammy Award-nominated musician.
THE VANISHING HALF
Brit Bennett
Riverhead
9780525536291
0-525-53629-9
The lives of twin sisters who run away from a Southern Black community at age 16 diverge as one returns and the other takes on a different racial identity but their fates intertwine.
WHERE THE CRAWDADS SING
Delia Owens
Putnam
9780735219090
0-7352-1909-5
In a quiet town on the North Carolina coast in 1969, a young woman who survived alone in the marsh becomes a murder suspect.
ANXIOUS PEOPLE
Fredrik Backman
Atria
9781501160837
1-5011-6083-4
A failed bank robber holds a group of strangers hostage at an apartment open house.
MARAUDER
Clive Cussler and Boyd Morrison
Putnam
9780593087916
0-593-08791-7
The 15th book in the Oregon Files series. A billionaire's dying wish bestows a paralyzing chemical to a terrorist group.