As of today these are the top five bestselling hardcover fiction books according to The New York Times.
1. “A Week in Winter” by Maeve Binchy
Chicky Starr turns an old decaying mansion into a hotel with a big warm kitchen and log fires. It is located the small town of Stoneybridge on the west coast of Ireland. A wide-range of guest share a week in this hotel.
2. “Gone Girl” by Gillian Flynn
Nick and Amy Dunne are celebrating their fifth wedding anniversary and everything is going well until Amy disappears. Nick is the prime suspect in a novel that has everyone in town wondering how well they know the people they love.
3. “Tenth of December” by George Saunders
Ten previously published short stories make up this collection of unforgettable characters facing issues like love, loss and despair. It begins with “Victory Lap” and ends with “Tenth of December.”
4. “Guilt” by Jonathan Kellerman
Psychologist-detective Alex Delaware and detective Milo Sturgis of the LAPD return to investigate a series of gruesome events in the same neighborhood. The case takes them back six decades and leads them to a beautiful nurse and her mystery lover.
5. “A Memory of Light” by Robert Jordan and Brandon Sanderson
This is the 14th and final novel of the Wheel of Time fantasy series. The story concludes as the rulers of the nations gather in a final epic battle to stop a possible plot to break the seals on the Dark One’s prison. Humanity’s fate is in danger and the outcome will be decided in this last battle.