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About Us - Talking Book Services - Digital Bestsellers

The bestseller report compiled monthly by NLS combines information taken from the bestseller lists of the Los Angeles Times, the New York Times, and the Washington Post. Bestsellers are included in the report when they appear on one of the above bestseller lists for a month or more.

The acronyms used for newspapers and book clubs in the NLS bestseller report are

LAT - Los Angeles Times
NYT - New York Times
WP - Washington Post

The July 2016 Bestsellers List


Fiction Bestsellers

All Summer Long Frank, Dorothea Benton NYT DB 85000
Apartment, The Steel, Danielle WP/NYT DB 84711
Barkskins Proulx, Annie LAT DB
Bay of Sighs Roberts, Nora WP/NYT DB
Best of My Love Mallery, Susan NYT DB 84838
End of Watch King, Stephen WP/LAT/NYT DB/BR
Everybody's Fool Russo, Richard WP/LAT/NYT BR 21567
Fireman, The Hill, Joe LAT DB 84824/BR
First Comes Love Giffin, Emily WP/NYT DB 84921
Foreign Agent Thor, Brad NYT DB
Games, The Patterson, James WP/NYT DB
Girl's Guide to Moving On, A Macomber, Debbie WP/NYT BR 21536
Girls, The Cline, Emma WP/LAT/NYT DB 84920
Here's to Us Hilderbrand, Elin WP/LAT/NYT DB 84787
Hero of France, A Furst, Alan WP DB
Homegoing Gyasi, Yaa LAT DB 84732
House of Secrets, The Meltzer, Brad NYT DB 84347
I Almost Forgot about You McMillan, Terry WP DB 84792
Innocents and Others Spiotta, Dana LAT DB 84762
LaRose Erdrich, Louise LAT/NYT DB 84758
Lily and the Octopus Rowley, Steven LAT DB/BR
Marrying Winterborne Kleypas, Lisa NYT DB 85012
Modern Lovers Straub, Emma LAT DB 84619
Noise of Time Barnes, Julian LAT DB
Obsession, The Roberts, Nora WP/LAT/NYT BR 21523
Only Beloved Balogh, Mary NYT DB 84845
Submission Houellebecq, Michel LAT DB
Sudden Death Enrigue, Alvaro LAT DB
Tom Clancy: Duty and Honor Blackwood, Grant WP/NYT DB 84914
Waiting for Lipchitz at Chateau Mormont Janigian, Aris LAT DB
Waters of Eternal Youth, The Leon, Donna LAT DB
Zero K DeLillo, Don LAT DB 84775/BR 21529

Nonfiction Bestsellers

Bad-Ass Librarians of Timbuktu, The Hammer, Joshua LAT DB 84705
Bill O'Reilly's Legends and Lies: The Patriots Holt, David Fisher WP/LAT/NYT DB 84924
But What If We're Wrong Klosterman, Chuck LAT/NYT DB 84727
Code of the Extraordinary Mind, The Lakhiani, Vishen LAT DB
Crisis of Character Byrne, Gary J. WP/NYT DB
Dream Home Scott, Jonathan LAT DB/BR
First Women Brower, Kate Andersen NYT DB 84866
Five Presidents Hill, Clint LAT/NYT DB
Gene, The Mukherjee, Siddhartha WP/LAT/NYT DB 84946
Grit Duckworth, Angela WP/LAT/NYT DB 84810
Grunt Roach, Mary LAT/NYT DB/BR
King and Queen of Malibu, The Randall, David K. LAT DB
Milk and Honey Kaur, Rupi WP/NYT DB/BR
Porcelain Moby LAT DB 84736
Power of Broke, The John, Daymond LAT DB 84828
Rainbow Comes and Goes, The Cooper, Anderson WP/LAT/NYT DB 84848
Seven Brief Lessons on Physics Rovelli, Carlo LAT/NYT BR 21539
Shoe Dog Knight, Phil LAT/NYT DB
Third Wave, The Case, Steve WP/LAT/NYT DB 84850
View from the Cheap Seats, The Gaiman, Neil LAT DB 85020
Wake Up America Bolling, Eric NYT DB
White Trash Isenberg, Nancy WP/NYT DB

Key to Status   Status Meaning
On Order   The book has been ordered and is under consideration for addition to the collection.
BR and/or DB with no number   The book has been selected for inclusion in the collection and the media for production has been determined: BR denotes braille, DB denotes digital audio
BR and/orDB with a number   The book has been assigned to a producer and the book is on the current copy allotment list or will be on the next copy allotment list. Numbered books on this list will not appear on the next bestseller list.
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