NYT Trade Fiction Paperback

Bestseller List for December 6, 2020

HOME BODY
Rupi Kaur
Andrews McMeel
9781449486808
1-4494-8680-0
Poems and illustrations by the author of “Milk and Honey” and “The Sun and Her Flowers.”
THEN SHE WAS GONE
Lisa Jewell
Atria
9781501154652
1-5011-5465-6
Ten years after her daughter disappears, a woman tries to get her life in order but remains haunted by unanswered questions.
SHUGGIE BAIN
Douglas Stuart
Grove
9780802148506
0-8021-4850-6
The winner of the 2020 Booker Prize. A boy’s working-class childhood in 1980s Glasgow is subsumed by his mother’s alcoholism.
THE QUEEN'S GAMBIT
Walter Tevis
Vintage
9781400030606
1-4000-3060-9
Sixteen-year-old Beth Harmon goes through changes as she plays chess in the U.S. Open championship. The basis of the Netflix series.
INTERIOR CHINATOWN
Charles Yu
Vintage
9780307948472
0-307-94847-1
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.
THE INSTITUTE
Stephen King
Gallery
9781982110581
1-982110-58-9
Children with special talents are abducted and sequestered in an institution where the sinister staff seeks to extract their gifts through harsh methods.
MILK AND HONEY
Rupi Kaur
Andrews McMeel
9781449474256
1-4494-7425-X
A collection of poetry about love, loss, trauma and healing.
THIS TENDER LAND
William Kent Krueger
Atria
9781476749303
1-4767-4930-2
Four orphans escape a Minnesota school and encounter a cross-section of different people struggling during the Great Depression.
CIRCE
Madeline Miller
Back Bay
9780316556323
0-316-55632-7
Zeus banishes Helios' daughter to an island, where she must choose between living with gods or mortals.
WHAT KIND OF WOMAN
Kate Baer
Harper Perennial
9780063008427
0-06-300842-4
Poems on subjects such as freedom, the birth of a son and grandmother’s cake.
TEXAS OUTLAW
James Patterson and Andrew Bourelle
Grand Central
9781538718711
1-5387-1871-5
A Texas Ranger goes to a small town to investigate whether an accidental death was actually a murder.
THE 19TH CHRISTMAS
James Patterson and Maxine Paetro
Grand Central
9781538715949
1-5387-1594-5
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."
MISS BENSON'S BEETLE
Rachel Joyce
Dial
9780812996708
0-8129-9670-4
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.
WALK THE WIRE
David Baldacci
Grand Central
9781538761472
1-5387-6147-5
The sixth book in the Memory Man series. Decker and Jamison investigate a murder in a North Dakota town in a fracking boom.
THE WATER DANCER
Ta-Nehisi Coates
One World
9780399590610
0-399-59061-7
A young man who was gifted with a mysterious power becomes part of a war between slavers and the enslaved.