Mass Market Paperback Fiction

Mass Market Paperback Fiction

Bestsellers

Last Updated: November 24, 2014

1. GONE GIRL

by Gillian Flynn

A woman disappears from her Missouri home on her fifth anniversary; is her bitter, oddly evasive husband a killer?


2. MIRAGE

by Clive Cussler with Jack Du Brul

Juan Cabrillo and the crew of the Oregon investigate the disappearance of an American destroyer in 1943.


3. THE GODS OF GUILT

by Michael Connelly

Mickey Haller, a.k.a. the Lincoln lawyer, is drawn to a murder case in which the victim was his former client, a prostitute he thought he had rescued and put on the straight and narrow path.


4. DARK PLACES

by Gillian Flynn

A woman who, as a child, was spared when her mother and sisters were murdered begins to reinvestigate the case against her imprisoned brother.


5. THE CHASE

by Janet Evanovich and Lee Goldberg

Nicolas Fox (a handsome con man) and Kate O’Hare ( an F.B.I. agent) team up to steal back a Chinese artifact taken from the Smithsonian.


6. STARRY NIGHT

by Debbie Macomber

At Christmastime, a big-city society-page columnist sets out to interview a notoriously reclusive author in Alaska.


7. OUTLANDER

by Diana Gabaldon

The first volume of the series featuring an 18th-century Scottish warrior and a World War II-era nurse who has been sucked back across two centuries to be at his side; first published in 1991.


8. FEAR NOTHING

by Lisa Gardner

The Boston detective D. D. Warren, seriously injured at a crime scene, is treated by a pain therapist whose father was a serial killer.


9. SYCAMORE ROW

by John Grisham

A sequel, about race and inheritance, to “A Time to Kill.” 


10. THE BEST OF ME

by Nicholas Sparks

Twenty-five years after their high school romance ended, a man and woman who have gone their separate ways return to their North Carolina town for the funeral of a friend.


11. A COUNTRY CHRISTMAS

by Debbie Macomber

A reissue of two holiday novels, "Buffalo Valley" (2001) and "Return to Promise" (2000).


12. THE LONGEST RIDE

by Nicholas Sparks

The lives of two couples converge unexpectedly. While 91-year-old Ira is visited by his beloved wife (who passed away years earlier), Sophia, a college student, is enthralled by a young cowboy.


13. DRAGONFLY IN AMBER

by Diana Gabaldon

Volume 2 of the Outlander series, about an 18th-century Scottish warrior and a time-traveling World War II-era nurse; first published in 1992.


14. THE CASUAL VACANCY

by J K Rowling

The sudden death of a parish councilman reveals bitter social divisions in an idyllic English town; the author’s first novel for adults.


15. WINNERS

by Danielle Steel

Six people with intertwined lives — among them an aspiring Olympic skier who is gravely injured — struggle to surmount challenges.


16. CROSS MY HEART

by James Patterson

Detective Alex Cross’s family is threatened by an adversary intent on proving that he is the greatest mind in the history of crime.


17. ONLY ENCHANTING

by Mary Balogh

Flavian, a wounded survivor of the Napoleonic wars, and Agnes, a young widow, begin an unlikely courtship.


18. 'TIS THE SEASON

by Ron Carr

Two classic holiday stories — "Under the Christmas Tree" (2009) and "Midnight Confessions" (2010) — plus the novella "Backward Glance" (1991).


19. WYOMING STRONG

by Diana Palmer

Wolf Patterson and Sara Brandon are old enemies, but fate has brought the tall, blue-eyed rancher together with the dark-haired beauty.


20. VOYAGER

by Diana Gabaldon

Claire Randall is torn between returning to the Scottish warrior Jamie Fraser, in the 18th-century, and staying with their daughter in her own era; first published in 1994.