New York Times Bestsellers May 28, 2023

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 published on Sundays.And the next New York Times blog post will be published Sunday, May 28, 2023.

FICTION

23RD MIDNIGHT by James Patterson and Maxine Paetro

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

23RD MIDNIGHT

The 23rd book in the Women’s Murder Club series. Lindsay Boxer tracks a copycat killer.

COVENANT OF WATER by Abraham Verghese

(Available Formats: Print Book, eBook, Downloadable Audiobook & Hoopla instant check out Audiobook)

Covenant of Water

Three generations of a family living on South India’s Malabar Coast suffer the loss of a family member by drowning.

FOURTH WING by Rebecca Yarros

(Available Formats: Print Book, Downloadable Audiobook & Hoopla instant check out eBook)

Fourth Wing

Violet Sorrengail is urged by the commanding general, who also is her mother, to become a candidate for the elite dragon riders.

HAPPY PLACE by Emily Henry

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

Happy Place

A former couple pretend to be together for the sake of their friends during their annual getaway in Maine.

HELLO BEAUTIFUL by Ann Napolitano

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

Hello Beautiful

In a homage to Louisa May Alcott’s “Little Women,” a young man’s dark past resurfaces as he gets to the know the family of his college sweetheart.

IT ENDS WITH US by Colleen Hoover

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

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.

THE LAST THING HE TOLD ME by Laura Dave

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

The Last Thing He Told Me

Hannah Hall discovers truths about her missing husband and bonds with his daughter from a previous relationship.

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.

MAKING OF ANOTHER MAJOR MOTION PICTURE MASTERPIECE by Tom Hanks

(Available Formats: Print Book & Large Print)

Tha Making of Another Motion Picture Masterpiece

A World War II soldier’s experiences inspire a comic book, which gets adapted into a superhero movie.

MEET ME AT THE LAKE by Carley Fortune

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

Meet Me At The Lake

A decade after a one-day adventure, Will appears again in Fern’s life at her mother’s lakeside resort.

QUEEN CHARLOTTE by Julia Quinn and Shonda Rhimes

(Available Formats: Print Book)

Queen Charlotte

Charlotte of Mecklenburg-Strelitz weds King George III and contends with the politics of the court.

REMARKABLY BRIGHT CREATURES by Shelby Van Pelt

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

Remarkably Bright Creatures

A widow working the night shift at the Sowell Bay Aquarium is aided in solving a mystery by a giant Pacific octopus living there.

SECRET BOOK OF FLORA LEA by Patti Callahan Henry

(Available Formats: Print Book & eBook)

SECRET BOOK OF FLORA LEA

When an illustrated book offering potential clues arrives years after World War II, a woman in London delves into her past.

SIMPLY LIES by David Baldacci

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

Simple Lies

A former detective becomes the prime suspect in a murder case involving a man with mob ties who was in witness protection.

THINGS I WISH I TOLD MY MOTHER by Susan Patterson and Susan DiLallo with James Patterson

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

Things I Wish I Told My Mother

Secrets and hopes get unpacked when a mother and daughter vacation together in Paris.

TOMORROW, AND TOMORROW, AND TOMORROW by Gabrielle Zevin

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

Tomorrow and Tomorrow and Tomorrow

Two friends find their partnership challenged in the world of video game design.

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.

WEDDING PLANNER by Danielle Steel

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

Wedding Planner

An unmarried wedding planner contends with problems, secrets and scandals.

NON-FICTION:

ALL ABOUT LOVE by bell hooks

(Available Formats: Print Book, eBook & Hoopla instant check out eBook)

All About Love

The late feminist icon explores the causes of a polarized society and the meaning of love.

THE BODY KEEPS THE SCORE by Bessel van der Kolk

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

Body Keeps Score

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

BRAIDING SWEETGRASS by Robin Wall Kimmerer

(Available Formats: Print Book, Large Print, eBook, Downloadable Audiobook, Hoopla instant check out eBook & Audiobook)

Braiding Sweetgrass

A botanist and member of the Citizen Potawatomi Nation espouses having an understanding and appreciation of plants and animals.

CRYING IN H MART by Michelle Zauner

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

Crying in H Mart

The daughter of a Korean mother and Jewish-American father, and leader of the indie rock project Japanese Breakfast, describes creating her own identity after losing her mother to cancer.

DADDY DIARIES by Andy Cohen

(Available Formats: Print Book)

Daddy Diaries

The host and executive producer of “Watch What Happens Live” juggles fatherhood and his career.

A FEVER IN THE HEARTLAND by Timothy Egan

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

A Fever in the Heartland

The Pulitzer and National Book Award-winning author details the Ku Klux Klan’s rise to the height of its power in the 1920s and how one brutalized woman’s testimony diminished it.

GREENLIGHTS by Matthew McConaughey

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

Greenlights

The Academy Award-winning actor shares snippets from the diaries he kept over 35 years.

I’M GLAD MY MOM DIED by Jennette McCurdy

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

I'm Glad My Mom Died

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

GOES. SO. FAST. by Mary Louise Kelly

(Available Formats: Print Book)

It Goes So Fast

The cohost of NPR’s “All Things Considered” reflects on the period of time when her father died and her older son would soon leave for college.

KILLERS OF THE FLOWER MOON by David Grann

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

killers of the flower moon

The story of a murder spree in 1920s Oklahoma that targeted Osage Indians, whose lands contained oil.

LESSONS LEARNED AND CHERISHED by Deborah Roberts

(Available Formats: Print Book)

LESSONS LEARNED AND CHERISHED

Essays by celebrities about the teachers who impacted their lives.

LAST HONEST MAN by James Risen with Thomas Risen

(Available Formats: Not yet available in any catalog)

The Last Honest Man

Senator Frank Church’s investigation of abuses of power in the intelligence community.

THE LIGHT WE CARRY by Michelle Obama

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

Light We Carry

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

LOOK FOR ME THERE by Luke Russert

(Available Formats:Print Book, Hoopla instant check out eBook & Audiobook)

Look For Me There

The Emmy Award–winning journalist details how he grieved for his late father and sought to make his own way.

OUTLIVE by Peter Attia with Bill Gifford

(Available Formats: Print Book & Downloadable Audiobook)

Outlive

A look at recent scientific research on aging and longevity.

SPARE  by Prince Harry

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

Spare

The Duke of Sussex details his struggles with the royal family, loss of his mother, service in the British Army and marriage to Meghan Markle.

THE WAGER by David Grann

(Available Formats: Print Book)

The Wager

The survivors of a shipwrecked British vessel on a secret mission during an imperial war with Spain have different accounts of events.

WALKING WITH SAM by Andrew McCarthy

(Available Formats: Print Book & Downloadable Audiobook)

Walking With Sam

The actor and travel writer treks 500 miles across Spain’s Camino de Santiago with his elder son.

WHEN THE HEAVENS WENT ON SALE by Ashlee Vance

(Available Formats: Print Book)

When The Heavens Went on Sale

The author of “Elon Musk” chronicles the work of four companies attempting to make an intergalactic land grab.

YOU CAN’T JOKE ABOUT THAT by Kat Timpf

(Available Formats: Print Book)

You Can't Joke About That

The co-host of “Gutfeld!” and Fox News contributor gives her take on free speech and comedy.

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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