NYT Trade Fiction Paperback
Bestseller List for August 8, 2021
PEOPLE WE MEET ON VACATION
Opposites Poppy and Alex meet to vacation together one more time in hopes of saving their relationship.
WHERE THE CRAWDADS SING
In a quiet town on the North Carolina coast in 1969, a young woman who survived alone in the marsh becomes a murder suspect.
IT ENDS WITH US
A battered wife raised in a violent home attempts to halt the cycle of abuse.
THE SONG OF ACHILLES
A reimagining of Homer’s “Iliad” that is narrated by Achilles' companion Patroclus.
THE SEVEN HUSBANDS OF EVELYN HUGO
Taylor Jenkins Reid
A movie icon recounts stories of her loves and career to a struggling magazine writer.
THE SILENT PATIENT
Theo Faber looks into the mystery of a famous painter who stops speaking after shooting her husband.
A failed bank robber holds a group of strangers hostage at an apartment open house.
A relationship develops between a literary fiction author and a romance novelist as they both try to overcome writer’s block.
Zeus banishes Helios' daughter to an island, where she must choose between living with gods or mortals.
RED, WHITE AND ROYAL BLUE
A staged friendship between the son of the president and his rival, the Prince of Wales, evolves into a secret and potentially dangerous romance.
When food poisoning spoils a wedding, Olive Torres goes with the best man — who is also her nemesis — on her twin sister’s honeymoon.
James Patterson and Brian Sitts
Lamont Cranston wakes up a century and a half after his heyday as a crusader for justice and finds Shiwan Khan still is a threat.
A TIME FOR MERCY
The third book in the Jake Brigance series. A 16-year-old is accused of killing a deputy in Clanton, Miss., in 1990.
THE BOOK OF LOST FRIENDS
The stories of three women struggling to get from Louisiana to Texas during Reconstruction are discovered by a first-year teacher living a century later.
Christina Baker Kline
Three young women are sent to the fledgling British penal colony of Australia in the 1840s.