NYT Hardcover Fiction

Bestseller List for October 9, 2022

DREAMLAND
Nicholas Sparks
Random House
9780593449554
0-593-44955-X
Musicians from different backgrounds are attracted to each other and a mother flees with her son from an abusive husband.
FAIRY TALE
Stephen King
Scribner
9781668002179
1-66800-217-5
A high school kid inherits a shed that is a portal to another world where good and evil are at war.
THE BULLET THAT MISSED
Richard Osman
Pamela Dorman
9780593299395
0-593-29939-6
The third book in the Thursday Murder Club series. A decade-old cold case and a new foe spark the latest adventure.
BLOWBACK
James Patterson and Brendan DuBois
Little, Brown
9780316499637
0-316-49963-3
President Keegan Barrett’s power grab tests the loyalties of two C.I.A. agents.
LUCY BY THE SEA
Elizabeth Strout
Random House
9780593446065
0-593-44606-2
As the pandemic starts, Lucy Barton and her ex-husband go to a small town in Maine, where they confront their shared history.
THE BUTCHER AND THE WREN
Alaina Urquhart
Zando
9781638930143
1-63893-014-7
A forensic pathologist is on the trail of a serial killer in the Louisiana bayou.
VINCE FLYNN: OATH OF LOYALTY
Kyle Mills
Atria/Emily Bestler
9781982164911
1-982164-91-3
The 21st book in the Mitch Rapp series. President Cook, a team of assassins and a killer known as Legion confront Rapp on different fronts.
ALL GOOD PEOPLE HERE
Ashley Flowers with Alex Kiester
Bantam
9780593496473
0-593-49647-7
A journalist who returns to her hometown vows to find a missing girl and solve a 20-year-old cold case.
CARRIE SOTO IS BACK
Taylor Jenkins Reid
Ballantine
9780593158685
0-593-15868-7
A tennis player comes out of retirement and trains with her father to defend her record.
LESS IS LOST
Andrew Sean Greer
Little, Brown
9780316498906
0-316-49890-4
A follow-up to the Pulitzer Prize-winning novel “Less,” in which Arthur Less goes on a road trip across America.
LESSONS IN CHEMISTRY
Bonnie Garmus
Doubleday
9780385547345
0-385-54734-X
A scientist and single mother living in California in the 1960s becomes a star on a TV cooking show.
THE 6:20 MAN
David Baldacci
Grand Central
9781538719848
1-5387-1984-3
When his ex-girlfriend turns up dead in his office building, an entry-level investment analyst delves into the halls of economic power.
THE MIDNIGHT LIBRARY
Matt Haig
Viking
9780525559474
0-525-55947-7
Nora Seed finds a library beyond the edge of the universe that contains books with multiple possibilities of the lives one could have lived.
THE MARRIAGE PORTRAIT
Maggie O'Farrell
Knopf
9780593320624
0-593-32062-X
In 1550s Florence, the future of the third daughter of the grand duke seems uncertain after she is thrust into a marriage.
DESPERATION IN DEATH
J.D. Robb
St. Martin's
9781250278234
1-250-27823-6
The 55th book of the In Death series. Eve Dallas is reminded of her past as she investigates a possible sex trafficking ring.