NYT Best Sellers - Week Ending February 14, 2020

The New York Times Best Sellers reflect sales for the week ending January 31, 2020.


Hardcover Fiction

  1. ​WHERE THE CRAWDADS SING by Delia Owens

​​​In a quiet town on the North Carolina coast in 1969, a young woman who survived alone in the marsh becomes a murder suspect.

  1. AMERICAN DIRT by Jeanine Cummins

A bookseller flees Mexico for the United States with her son while pursued by the head of a drug cartel.

  1. GOLDEN IN DEATH by J.D. Robb

The 50th book of the In Death series. Eve Dallas seeks the sender of packages that give off toxic airborne fumes.

  1. THE SILENT PATIENT by Alex Michaelides

Theo Faber looks into the mystery of a famous painter who stops speaking after shooting her husband.

  1. THE DUTCH HOUSE by Ann Patchett

A sibling relationship is impacted when the family goes from poverty to wealth and back again over the course of many decades.

  1. CROOKED RIVER by Douglas Preston and Lincoln Child

The 19th book in the Agent Pendergast series. Human feet inside nondescript shoes wash ashore in Florida.

  1. THE GUARDIANS by John Grisham

Cullen Post, a lawyer and Episcopal minister, antagonizes some ruthless killers when he takes on a wrongful conviction case.

  1. SUCH A FUN AGE by Kiley Reid

Tumult ensues when Alix Chamberlain’s babysitter is mistakenly accused of kidnapping her charge.

  1. A LONG PETAL OF THE SEA by Isabel Allende

A young pregnant widow and an Army doctor take a ship to Chile to escape the aftermath of the Spanish Civil War.

  1. WEATHER by Jenny Offill

Lizzie becomes obsessed with disaster psychology while working at a university library and answering inquiries to a former mentor’s podcast.


Hardcover Non-Fiction

  1. OPEN BOOK by Jessica Simpson with Kevin Carr O’Leary

The singer, actress and fashion designer discloses times of success, trauma and addiction.
  1. A VERY STABLE GENIUS by Philip Rucker and Carol Leonnig

The Pulitzer Prize-winning journalists use firsthand accounts to chart patterns of behavior within the Trump administration.

  1. PROFILES IN CORRUPTION by Peter Schweizer​