NYT Trade Fiction Paperback

Bestseller List for August 8, 2021

PEOPLE WE MEET ON VACATION
Emily Henry
Berkley
9781984806758
1-984806-75-0
Opposites Poppy and Alex meet to vacation together one more time in hopes of saving their relationship.
WHERE THE CRAWDADS SING
Delia Owens
Putnam
9780735219106
0-7352-1910-9
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
Colleen Hoover
Atria
9781501110368
1-5011-1036-5
A battered wife raised in a violent home attempts to halt the cycle of abuse.
THE SONG OF ACHILLES
Madeline Miller
Ecco
9780062060624
0-06-206062-7
A reimagining of Homer’s “Iliad” that is narrated by Achilles' companion Patroclus.
THE SEVEN HUSBANDS OF EVELYN HUGO
Taylor Jenkins Reid
Washington Square
9781501161933
1-5011-6193-8
A movie icon recounts stories of her loves and career to a struggling magazine writer.
THE SILENT PATIENT
Alex Michaelides
Celadon
9781250301703
1-250-30170-X
Theo Faber looks into the mystery of a famous painter who stops speaking after shooting her husband.
ANXIOUS PEOPLE
Fredrik Backman
Washington Square/Atria
9781501160844
1-5011-6084-2
A failed bank robber holds a group of strangers hostage at an apartment open house.
BEACH READ
Emily Henry
Berkley
9781984806734
1-984806-73-4
A relationship develops between a literary fiction author and a romance novelist as they both try to overcome writer’s block.
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.
RED, WHITE AND ROYAL BLUE
Casey McQuiston
Griffin
9781250316776
1-250-31677-4
A staged friendship between the son of the president and his rival, the Prince of Wales, evolves into a secret and potentially dangerous romance.
THE UNHONEYMOONERS
Christina Lauren
Gallery
9781501128035
1-5011-2803-5
When food poisoning spoils a wedding, Olive Torres goes with the best man — who is also her nemesis — on her twin sister’s honeymoon.
THE SHADOW
James Patterson and Brian Sitts
Grand Central
9781538703953
1-5387-0395-5
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
John Grisham
Bantam
9780593157824
0-593-15782-6
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
Lisa Wingate
Ballantine
9781984819901
1-984819-90-9
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.
THE EXILES
Christina Baker Kline
Custom House
9780062356338
0-06-235633-X
Three young women are sent to the fledgling British penal colony of Australia in the 1840s.