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BestsellersLast Updated: October 30, 2014
1. GONE GIRL
A woman disappears from her Missouri home on her fifth anniversary; is her bitter, oddly evasive husband a killer?
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.
3. SYCAMORE ROW
A sequel, about race and inheritance, to “A Time to Kill.”
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.
Detective Alex Cross’s family is threatened by an adversary intent on proving that he is the greatest mind in the history of crime.
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.
7. STARRY NIGHT
At Christmastime, a big-city society-page columnist sets out to interview a notoriously reclusive author in Alaska.
8. STORM FRONT
The Minnesota investigator Virgil Flowers becomes involved in the hunt for an ancient inscribed stone.
The sudden death of a parish councilman reveals bitter social divisions in an idyllic English town; the author’s first novel for adults.
Six people with intertwined lives — among them an aspiring Olympic skier who is gravely injured — struggle to surmount challenges.
In Clancy’s last novel before his death, President Jack Ryan and his son, a covert intelligence expert, try to counter a Russian threat.
12. CHANGE OF HEART
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.
The murder of a computer engineer at M.I.T. leads Kay Scarpetta, the chief medical examiner of Massachusetts, in unexpected directions.
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.
Five interrelated families — American, German, Russian, English and Welsh — grapple with the historical events of the years 1939-49; Book 2 of the Century Trilogy.
17. FALL OF GIANTS
Five interrelated families are caught in the upheavals of World War I and the Russian Revolution; Book 1 of the Century Trilogy.
18. STANDUP GUY
In the 28th Stone Barrington novel, the New York lawyer takes on a complicated new client.
In the frozen wastes to the north of Winterfell, sinister and supernatural forces are mustering; Book 1 of "A Song of Ice and Fire."
The symbologist Robert Langdon, on the run in Florence, must decipher a series of codes created by a Dante-loving scientist.