New York Times Hardcover Fiction Bestsellers
December 24, 2017
A symbology professor goes on a perilous quest with a beautiful museum director.
2. The Rooster Bar
Three students at a sleazy for-profit law school hope to expose the student-loan banker who runs it.
3. Year One
When a pandemic strikes and the world spins into chaos, several travelers head west to find a new life.
4. The People vs. Alex Cross
Detective Cross takes on a case even though he has been suspended from the department and taken to federal court to stand trial on murder charges.
5. The Midnight Line: A Jack Reacher Novel
Jack Reacher tracks down the owner of a pawned West Point class ring and stumbles upon a large criminal enterprise.
A small-time smuggler living in a lunar colony schemes to pay off an old debt by pulling off a challenging heist.
7. End Game
Jessica Reel and Will Robie fight a dangerous adversary in Colorado.
8. Tom Clancy Power and Empire
President Jack Ryan seeks to identify the hidden forces escalating the tensions between China and the United States.
9. Hardcore Twenty-Four
When a homeless man is murdered, the bounty hunter Stephanie Plum searches for the killer.
10. Little Fires Everywhere
An artist upends a quiet town outside Cleveland.
11. Past Perfect
A Manhattan family moves into a mansion in San Francisco and encounters the ghosts of its original inhabitants.
12. Two Kinds of Truth
While he investigates the murder of two pharmacists, an old case comes back to haunt Harry Bosch.
13. Sleeping Beauties
Stephen King and Owen King
Women who fall asleep become shrouded in mysterious cocoons while the men battle one another.
14. A Column of Fire
A pair of lovers find themselves on opposite sides of a conflict while Queen Elizabeth fights to maintain her throne.
15. Uncommon Type: Some Stories
Seventeen short stories, each incorporating a typewriter, by the Academy Award-winning actor.
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A version of this list appears in the December 24, 2017 issue of The New York Times Book Review. Rankings reflect sales for the week ending December 9, 2017.
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