New York Times Bestsellers December 11, 2022

Hi everyone, here is the weekly list of New York Times Bestsellers.

Each title is followed by a listing of which formats it is available in for check out within the three catalogs: StarCat (Print, Large Print & CD Audiobook), The Digital Catalog (eBook & Downloadable Audiobook) and the Hoopla Catalog (Hoopla instant checkout eBook & Hoopla Audiobook).

For more information on the three catalogs skip to the section below the bestselling titles*

New York Times Bestseller blog posts are usually published each Sunday. And the next New York Times blog post will be published on Sunday, December 11, 2022.

FICTION

THE BOYS FROM BILOXI by John Grisham

(Available Formats: Print Book, Large Print, CD audiobook & eBook)

The Boys From Biloxi

Two childhood friends follow in their fathers’ footsteps, which puts them on opposite sides of the law.

A CHRISTMAS MEMORY by Richard Paul Evans

(Available Formats: Print Book)

A Christmas Memory

In 1967, the joy of the holiday season seems out of reach to a boy whose brother died in the Vietnam War and father lost his job.

DEMON COPPERHEAD by Barbara Kingsolver

(Available Formats: Print Book, Large Print, CD audiobook & eBook)

Demon Copperhead

A reimagining of Charles Dickens’s “David Copperfield” set in the mountains of southern Appalachia.

DESERT STAR by Michael Connelly

(Available Formats: Print Book, Large Print, CD audiobook & eBook)

Desert Star

Ballard and Bosch bury old resentments as they go after two killers.

DREAMLAND by Nicholas Sparks

(Available Formats: Print Book, Large Print & CD audiobook)

Dreamland

Musicians from different backgrounds are attracted to each other and a mother flees with her son from an abusive husband.

FAIRY TALE by Stephen King

(Available Formats: Print Book, eBook & downloadable audiobook)

Fairy Tale

A high school kid inherits a shed that is a portal to another world where good and evil are at war.

GOING ROGUE by Janet Evanovich

(Available Formats: Print Book & CD audiobook)

Going Rogue

The 29th book in the Stephanie Plum series. The man who abducted the office manager at Vinnie’s Bail Bonds demands a mysterious coin in exchange for her.

IT ENDS WITH US by Colleen Hoover

(Available Formats: Print Book & downloadable audiobook)


A battered wife raised in a violent home attempts to halt the cycle of abuse.

IT STARTS WITH US by Colleen Hoover

(Available Formats: Print Book)

It Starts With Us

In the sequel to “It Ends With Us,” Lily deals with her jealous ex-husband as she reconnects with her first boyfriend.

LESSONS IN CHEMISTRY by Bonnie Garmus

(Available Formats: Print Book, Large Print, eBook & Downloadable Audiobook)

Lessons in Chemistry

A scientist and single mother living in California in the 1960s becomes a star on a TV cooking show.

MAD HONEY by Jodi Picoult and Jennifer Finney Boylan

(Available Formats: Print Book, CD Audiobook, eBook & downloadable audiobook)

Mad Honey

After returning to her hometown, Olivia McAfee’s son gets accused of killing his crush.

NO PLAN B by Lee Child and Andrew Child

(Available Formats: Print Book & Large Print)

No Plan B

The 27th book in the Jack Reacher series. Reacher goes after a killer but is unaware of the bigger implications.

NOVEMBER 9 by Colleen Hoover

(Available Formats: Print Book, eBook & Downloadable Audiobooks)

November 9

Is Ben using his relationship with Fallon as fodder for his novel?

OUR MISSING HEARTS by Celeste Ng

(Available Formats: Print Book, Large Print, CD Audiobook, eBook & downloadable audiobook)

Our Missing Hearts

Twelve-year-old Bird Gardner goes on a quest to find his mother, a Chinese American poet whose work he was taught to disavow.

THE SEVEN HUSBANDS OF EVELYN HUGO by Taylor Jenkins Reid

(Available Formats: Print Book, Large Print, CD audiobook, eBook & Downloadable Audiobook)

Seven Husbands of Eveyln Hugo

A movie icon recounts stories of her loves and career to a struggling magazine writer.

TRIPLE CROSS by James Patterson

(Available Formats: Print Book & CD audiobook)

Triple Cross

Detective Alex Cross and the true-crime author Thomas Tull search for a serial killer known as the Family Man.

UGLY LOVE by Colleen Hoover

(Available Formats: Print Book, eBook & Hoopla instant checkout audiobook)

Ugly Love

Tate Collins and Miles Archer, an airline pilot, think they can handle a no strings attached arrangement. But they can’t.

VERITY by Colleen Hoover

(Available Formats: Print Book & eBook)

Verity

Lowen Ashleigh is hired by the husband of an injured writer to complete her popular series and uncovers a horrifying truth.

WHERE THE CRAWDADS SING by Delia Owens

(Available Formats: Print Book, Large Print, CD audiobook, eBook & downloadable audiobook)

Where The Crawdads Sing

In a quiet town on the North Carolina coast in 1969, a young woman who survived alone in the marsh becomes a murder suspect.

THE WHITTIERS by Danielle Steel

(Available Formats: Print Book & CD audiobook)

THE WHITTIERS

After tragedy strikes, six adult children return to the family home without their parents for the first time.

NON-FICTION:

AND THERE WAS LIGHT by Jon Meacham

(Available Formats: Print Book

And There Was Light

The Pulitzer Prize–winning biographer portrays the life of Abraham Lincoln.

BIBI by Benjamin Netanyahu

(Available Formats: Print Book)

Bibi

An autobiography by the former prime minister of Israel.

THE BODY KEEPS THE SCORE by Bessel van der Kolk

(Available Formats: Print Book, CD audiobook, eBook & Downloadable Audiobook)

Body Keeps Score

How trauma affects the body and mind, and innovative treatments for recovery.

A BOOK OF DAYS by Patti Smith

(Available Formats: Not yet available in any catalog)

A Book of Days

More than 365 images and reflections by the National Book Award–winning author and Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductee.

CINEMA SPECULATION by Quentin Tarantino

(Available Formats: Not yet available in any catalog)

Cinema Speculation

The filmmaker shares his love of cinema with special attention given to key American films of the 1970s.

COMEDIANS IN CARS GETTING COFFEE BOOK by Jerry Seinfeld

(Available Formats: Print Book)

COMEDIANS IN CARS GETTING COFFEE BOOK

Behind-the-scenes photos and stories of the streaming series about the art of comedy.

FRIENDS, LOVERS, AND THE BIG TERRIBLE THING by Matthew Perry

(Available Formats: Print Book)

Friends Lovers & The Big Terrible Thing

The actor, known for playing Chandler Bing on “Friends,” shares stories from his childhood and his struggles with sobriety.

I’M GLAD MY MOM DIED by Jennette McCurdy

(Available Formats: Print Book & downloadable audiobook)

I'm Glad My Mom Died

The actress and filmmaker describes her eating disorders and difficult relationship with her mother.

THE LIGHT WE CARRY by Michelle Obama

(Available Formats: Print Book, Large Print & eBook)

Light We Carry

The former first lady shares personal stories and the tools she uses to deal with difficult situations.

PHILOSOPHY OF MODERN SONG by Bob Dylan

(Available Formats: Print Book)

Philosophy of Modern Song

In a collection of more than 60 essays, the musician and winner of the Nobel Prize in Literature explores the nature of popular music.

THE QUEEN by Andrew Morton

(Available Formats: Print Book)

The Queen

A biography of Queen Elizabeth II, which explores her influence on Britain and the rest of the world.

THE REVOLUTIONARY by Stacy Schiff

(Available Formats: Print Book)

The Revolutionary

The Pulitzer Prize-winning biographer details Samuel Adams’s contributions to the American Revolution.

SO HELP ME GOD by Mike Pence

(Available Formats: Coming soon in print book format)

So Help Me God

The former vice president gives an account of his career, including his time in the Oval Office and during the Jan. 6 insurrection.

SONG OF THE CELL by Siddhartha Mukherjee

(Available Formats: Print Book)

The Song of The Cell

The Pulitzer Prize-winning author chronicles the discovery of cells and describes how modern medicine uses them.

SURRENDER by Bono

(Available Formats: Print Book)

Surrender

The lead singer of the Irish rock band U2 offers details of his life, career and activism.

WHAT IF? 2 by Randall Munroe

(Available Formats: Print Book)

What If 2

The creator of the web comic “xkcd” and former NASA roboticist looks into hypothetical and oddball scenarios.

Happy reading!

Linda Reimer, SSL

*Information on the Three Catalogs*

Digital Catalog: https://stls.overdrive.com/

The Digital Catalog has two companion apps, Libby & OverDrive. Libby is the app for newer devices and the OverDrive app should be used for older devices and Amazon tablets.

All card holders of all Southern Tier Library System member libraries can check out items from the Digital Catalog.

Hoopla Catalog: https://www.hoopladigital.com/

The Hoopla Catalog features instant check outs of eBooks, downloadable audiobook, comic books, albums and streaming videos. Patron check out limit is 4 items per month.

Hoopla is a Southeast Steuben County Library service available to all Southeast Steuben County Library card holders.

The Hoopla App is available for Android or Apple devices and most smart TVs & media streaming players.

StarCat: The catalog of physical/traditional library materials: https://starcat.stls.org

Card holders of all Southern Tier Library System member libraries can access StarCat to search for and request materials available at libraries through out the Southern Tier Library System.

Also of Note: If a New York Times Bestseller isn’t yet available in any of the three catalogs; you can contact the library and request to be notified when it becomes available.

Southeast Steuben County Library Tel: 607-936-3713

Tech Talk is a Southeast Steuben County Library blog.

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