New York Times Fiction Bestsellers

Week of September 17th (list limited to titles available at the library)

view nonfiction »


Fairy Tale

by Stephen King

A high school kid inherits a shed that is a portal to another world where good and evil are at war.

Oath Of Loyalty

by Vince Flynn

The 21st book in the Mitch Rapp series. President Cook, a team of assassins and a killer known as Legion confront Rapp on different fronts.


by James Patterson

President Keegan Barrett's power grab tests the loyalties of two C.I.A. agents.

All Good People Here

by Ashley Flowers

A journalist who returns to her hometown vows to find a missing girl and solve a 20-year-old cold case.

Carrie Soto Is Back

by Taylor Jenkins Reid

A tennis player comes out of retirement and trains with her father to defend her record.

The 6:20 Man

by David Baldacci

When his ex-girlfriend turns up dead in his office building, an entry-level investment analyst delves into the halls of economic power.

Lessons In Chemistry

by Bonnie Garmus

A scientist and single mother living in California in the 1960s becomes a star on a TV cooking show.

The Marriage Portrait

by Maggie O'Farrell

In 1550s Florence, the future of the third daughter of the grand duke seems uncertain after she is thrust into a marriage.

Desperation In Death

by J.D. Robb

The 55th book of the In Death series. Eve Dallas is reminded of her past as she investigates a possible sex trafficking ring.

The Last Thing He Told Me

by Laura Dave

Hannah Hall discovers truths about her missing husband and bonds with his daughter from a previous relationship.


by Ian McEwan

Roland Baines looks back at his personal regrets and the historical upheavals in his lifetime.

The Midnight Library

by Matt Haig

Nora Seed finds a library beyond the edge of the universe that contains books with multiple possibilities of the lives one could have lived.

Art In the Barn
Friday, October 21st, 2022

An exhibition of works by local artists, live music, and appetizers, wine, and craft beer are included with the $20 admission to this annual fundraiser for the Johnston Public Library.

Learn More