Mass Market Paperback Fiction

Mass Market Paperback Fiction

Bestsellers

Last Updated: August 23, 2014

1. OUTLANDER

by Diana Gabaldon

Book 1 of the series featuring Jamie Fraser, an 18th-century Scottish warrior, and Claire Randall, a World War II-era nurse who has been sucked back across two centuries to be at his side; first published in 1991.


2. W IS FOR WASTED

by Sue Grafton

Kinsey Millhone investigates two seemingly unrelated deaths: The first victim was a shady P.I.; the second, a homeless man who’s left Kinsey $600,000.


3. KING AND MAXWELL

by David Baldacci

Sean King and Michelle Maxwell, former Secret Service agents turned private investigators, scrutinize the report of a soldier’s mysterious death in Afghanistan.


4. CONCEALED IN DEATH

by J D Robb

Lt. Eve Dallas is on the case when the demolition of a building that once sheltered troubled teenagers reveals skeletons hidden in the walls; by Nora Roberts, writing pseudonymously.


5. A GAME OF THRONES

by George R R Martin

In the frozen wastes to the north of Winterfell, sinister and supernatural forces are mustering; Book 1 of "A Song of Ice and Fire."


6. DESERVES TO DIE

by Lisa Jackson

While Detectives Selena Alvarez and Regan Pescoli struggle with a new commander, a killer has made his way to Grizzly Falls, Mont.


7. A DANCE WITH DRAGONS

by George R R Martin

In the aftermath of a colossal battle, the Seven Kingdoms face new threats; Book 5 of “A Song of Ice and Fire.”


8. ENDER'S GAME

by Orson Scott Card

To develop a secure defense against a hostile alien race's next attack, government agencies breed child geniuses and train them as soldiers.


9. ROSE HARBOR IN BLOOM

by Debbie Macomber

In memory of her husband, Jo Marie Rose designs a rose garden for her bed-and-breakfast in Cedar Cove. To make it a reality, she enlists the help of the handyman Mark Taylor.


10. INFERNO

by Dan Brown

The symbologist Robert Langdon, on the run in Florence, must decipher a series of codes created by a Dante-loving scientist.


11. THE KILL LIST

by Frederick Forsyth

A former Marine known as the Tracker and a teenage computer genius pursue a terrorist who radicalizes young Muslims living abroad.


12. BEAUTIFUL DAY

by Elin Hilderbrand

A Nantucket wedding is beset by scandal and heartbreak as the loved ones of the couple-to-be find their lives crumbling around them.


13. A CLASH OF KINGS

by George R R Martin

From the citadel of Dragonstone to the shores of Winterfell, factions vie for control of a divided land; Book 2 of "A Song of Ice and Fire."


14. READY FOR ROMANCE

by Debbie Macomber

At 14, Jessica Kellerman was infatuated with Evan Dryden. Ten years later, she falls for his brother. Includes a bonus book by Tanya Michaels.


15. SECOND HONEYMOON

by James Patterson and Howard Roughan

As he investigates the murder of a pair of newlyweds, the F.B.I. agent John O’Hara crosses paths with Special Agent Sarah Brubaker, who's hunting another serial killer.


16. DARK WOLF

by Christine Feehan

Marked for extermination by the Lycans, the Carpathian Dimitri finds himself alone. But Skyler, an untested teenage girl, is determined to mount a secret rescue operation.


17. DEADLINE

by Sandra Brown

A journalist who has recently returned from Afghanistan pursues a story about a former Marine, the son of terrorists from 40 years ago. 


18. THE RACKETEER

by John Grisham

An imprisoned ex-lawyer schemes to exchange information about a murdered federal judge for his freedom. 


19. TAKEDOWN TWENTY

by Janet Evanovich

The New Jersey bounty hunter Stephanie Plum pursues a powerful mobster on the lam. 


20. 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.