Mass Market Paperback Fiction

Mass Market Paperback Fiction

Bestsellers

Last Updated: October 18, 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. 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.


3. 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.


4. 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.


5. SYCAMORE ROW

by John Grisham

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


6. 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.


7. WINNERS

by Danielle Steel

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


8. STORM FRONT

by John Sandford

The Minnesota investigator Virgil Flowers becomes involved in the hunt for an ancient inscribed stone.


9. 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.


10. 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.


11. A MIDWINTER'S TAIL

by Sofie Kelly


12. COMMAND AUTHORITY

by Tom Clancy with Mark Greaney

President Jack Ryan and his son, a covert intelligence expert, try to counter a Russian threat in Clancy’s last novel before his death.


13. 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.


14. BLESS HER DEAD LITTLE HEART

by Miranda James


15. DUST

by Patricia Cornwell

The murder of a computer engineer at M.I.T. leads Kay Scarpetta, the chief medical examiner of Massachusetts, in unexpected directions.


16. WINTER OF THE WORLD

by Ken Follett

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. THE BETRAYED

by Heather Graham

Searching for a killer in the town of Sleepy Hollow, a local woman and a new member of the Krewe of Hunters discover they share an unusual trait.


18. FALL OF GIANTS

by Ken Follett

Five interrelated families are caught in the upheavals of World War I and the Russian Revolution; Book 1 of the Century Trilogy.


19. 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."


20. THE MAYAN SECRETS

by Clive Cussler and Thomas Perry

In Mexico the treasure hunters Sam and Remi Fargo discover a Mayan codex.