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GO SET A WATCHMAN, by Harper Lee. In the mid-1950s, a grown-up Jean Louise Finch returns home to Macomb find that her adored father is not as perfect as she believed. PLUNDER AND DECEIT, by Mark R. Levin. The talk-radio host urges young Americans to resist the statist masterminds who, he says, are burdening them with debt and inferior education.
THE GIRL ON THE TRAIN, by Paula Hawkins. A psychological thriller set in the environs of London is full of complications and betrayals. BETWEEN THE WORLD AND ME, by Ta-Nehisi Coates. A meditation on race in America as well as a personal story by the national correspondent of The Atlantic, framed as a letter to his teenage son.
ALL THE LIGHT WE CANNOT SEE, by Anthony Doerr. The lives of a blind French girl and a gadget-obsessed German boy before and during World War II; the winner of the 2015 Pulitzer Prize. THE WRIGHT BROTHERS, by David McCullough. The story of the bicycle mechanics from Ohio who ushered in the age of flight; by the author of “1776” and “The Greater Journey.”
FRICTION, by Sandra Brown. A Texas Ranger fights for custody of his daughter amid complications stemming from his attraction to the judge. BEING MORTAL, by Atul Gawande. The surgeon and New Yorker writer considers how doctors fail patients at the end of life, and how they can do better.
ALERT, by James Patterson and Michael Ledwidge. Detective Michael Bennett and the F.B.I.’s Emily Parker must save New York City from a deadly threat. YOU’RE NEVER WEIRD ON THE INTERNET (ALMOST), by Felicia Day. A memoir of rising to stardom in the web video world.
CIRCLING THE SUN, by Paula Mclain. A novel by the author of “The Paris Wife” about Beryl Markham: raised in Kenya, a horse trainer and aviatrix and the lover of Denys Finch Hatton. MODERN ROMANCE, by Aziz Ansari with Eric Klinenberg. The comedian enlists a sociologist to help him understand today’s dating scene.
THE MURDERER’S DAUGHTER, by Jonathan Kellerman. A Los Angeles psychotherapist is surprised when a brief hookup shows up as a patient – and even more surprised when he is murdered. DEAD WAKE, by Erik Larson. The last voyage of the Lusitania, by the author of “The Devil in the White City.”
WHO DO YOU LOVE, by Jennifer Weiner. Andy and Rachel meet as children, then come together and separate repeatedly over the years. A FULL LIFE, by Jimmy Carter. At 90, the 39th president (and Nobel Prize winner) reflects on his private and public life.
SILVER LININGS, by Debbie Macomber. Jo Marie, keeper of the Rose Harbor Inn, and two guests deal with trouble in relationships. MY FIGHT/YOUR FIGHT, by Ronda Rousey with Maria Burns Ortiz. The U.F.C. women’s bantamweight champion and Olympic judo medalist describes her struggles to succeed.
THE NIGHTINGALE, by Kristin Hannah. Two sisters in World War II France: one struggling to survive in the countryside, the other joining the Resistance in Paris. THE ROAD TO CHARACTER, by David Brooks. The Times columnist extols personal virtues like kindness and honesty in a materialistic age.
LUCKIEST GIRL ALIVE, by Jessica Knoll. The life of a cutthroat and successful New York magazine writer is shaken when secrets from her past are revealed during the filming of a documentary. DOWN THE RABBIT HOLE, by Holly Madison. Life inside the Playboy Mansion, by a former bunny and girlfriend of Hugh Hefner.
THE LITTLE PARIS BOOKSHOP, by Nina George. A bookseller who finds books and partners for others embarks on a journey in pursuit of his own happiness. ELON MUSK, by Ashlee Vance. Musk’s life from his difficult South African childhood to his involvement in Internet start-ups like SpaceX.
LAST BUS TO WISDOM, by Ivan Doig. A boy and his uncle set out on a 1950s road trip through the West in Doig’s final novel before his death last April. BARBARIAN DAYS, by William Finnegan. This surfing chronicle and memoir by a New Yorker writer celebrates a lifelong obsession.
THE MARRIAGE OF OPPOSITES, by Alice Hoffman. The fictionalized life of Rachel Pomie, a 19th-century Jewish woman on the island of St. Thomas, who son was painter Camille Pissaro. THE OREGON TRAIL, by Rinker Buck. The author and his brother travel 2,000 miles by mule and wagon from Missouri to Oregon.
FINDERS KEEPERS, by Stephen King. A deranged reader’s infatuation with a Salingeresque novelist has dangerous consequences in a sequel to “Mr. Mercedes.” SICK IN THE HEAD, by Judd Apatow. Thirty years’ worth of the filmmaker’s interviews with comedians.