New York Times Hardcover Fiction Best Sellers 2008 Complete List Page 2

There are 149 books in the New York Times Hardcover Fiction Best Sellers 2008 list. Here are the 30 books ranked from 31 to 60.

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31. The Broken Window

Weeks on the list: 5

by: Jeffery Deaver
Release date: Jun 10, 2008
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Detectives Lincoln Rhyme and Amelia Sachs come up against a criminal who uses identity theft to frame innocent people for murdering his victims.

32. Snuff

Weeks on the list: 5

by: Chuck Palahniuk
Release date: Jan 01, 2008
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An aging porn queens aims to cap her career by having sex on film with 600 men in one day.

33. Tailspin

Weeks on the list: 5

by: Catherine Coulter
Release date: Jan 01, 2008
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Dillon Savich and Lacey Sherlock — F.B.I. agents as well as husband and wife — come to the aid of a colleague protecting a Washington psychiatrist who has been disclosing secrets about his powerful patients.

34. Acheron

Weeks on the list: 5

by: Sherrilyn Kenyon
Release date: Aug 05, 2008
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Book 12 of the Dark-Hunter paranormal series.

35. Smoke Screen

Weeks on the list: 5

by: S ra Brown
Release date: Aug 12, 2008
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Scandalous deaths thwart the investigation of a fatal fire at police headquarters in Charleston, S.C.

36. The Force Unleashed

Weeks on the list: 5

by: Sean Williams
Release date: Jan 01, 2008
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An apprentice to Darth Vader is dispatched to kill the last of his master’s enemies; a “Star Wars” novel.

37. The Given Day

Weeks on the list: 5

by: Dennis Lehane
Release date: Sep 23, 2008
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A policman, a fugitive and their families persevere in the turbulence of Boston at the end of World War I.

38. A Most Wanted Man

Weeks on the list: 5

by: John le Carré
Release date: Oct 07, 2008
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Intelligence agencies involved in the war on terror converge in Hamburg when a young Muslim man with mysterious connections shows up.

39. The Christmas Sweater

Weeks on the list: 5

by: Glenn Beck Kevin Balfe Jason Wright
Release date: Nov 11, 2008
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A boy learns from his disappointment with his mother’s gift.

40. Just After Sunset

Weeks on the list: 5

by: Stephen King
Release date: Jan 01, 2008
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Short stories blending fantasy and psychological realism.

41. The Hour I First Believed

Weeks on the list: 5

by: Wally Lamb
Release date: Nov 11, 2008
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A man reconstructs five generations of family history and secrets from a cache of old diaries and letters.

42. A Mercy

Weeks on the list: 5

by: Toni Morrison
Release date: Jan 01, 2008
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In 17th-century America, a slave mother urges a Northern farmer to buy her daughter so that she can have a better life.

43. Blood Noir

Weeks on the list: 4

by: Laurell K Hamilton
Release date: Jan 01, 2008
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The vampire hunter Anita Blake is involved in a scandal that threatens the master vampire Jean-Claude’s power.

44. Phantom Prey

Weeks on the list: 4

by: John S ford
Release date: Jan 01, 2008
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The Minneapolis detective Lucas Davenport investigates a string of murders of young Goths.

45. The Last Oracle

Weeks on the list: 4

by: James Rollins
Release date: Jun 24, 2008
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Sigma Force operatives battle a group of rogue scientists.

46. Chasing Darkness

Weeks on the list: 4

by: Robert Crais
Release date: Jan 01, 2008
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he Los Angeles private eye Elvis Cole responsible for the release of a serial killer?

47. Swan Peak

Weeks on the list: 4

by: James Lee Burke
Release date: Jul 08, 2008
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The Louisiana detective Dave Robicheaux can’t escape trouble on his Montana vacation.

48. Rules Of Deception

Weeks on the list: 4

by: Christopher Reich
Release date: Jan 01, 2008
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The death of a surgeon’s wife draws him into a world of espionage and terrorism.

49. Foreign Body

Weeks on the list: 4

by: Robin Cook
Release date: Jan 01, 2008
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A medical student investigates a rising number of deaths among medical tourists at foreign hospitals.

50. The Assassin

Weeks on the list: 4

by: Stephen Coonts
Release date: Aug 05, 2008
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A top Qaeda terrorist pursues the Western leaders who are trying to defeat him.

51. Off Season

Weeks on the list: 4

by: Anne Rivers Siddons
Release date: Jan 01, 2008
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A widow returns to her hometown in Maine to regather the strands of her life.

52. Devil Bones

Weeks on the list: 4

by: Kathy Reichs
Release date: Aug 26, 2008
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In the 11th Temperance Brennan mystery, the forensic anthropologist must identify two victims of voodoo and devil worship.

53. The Gypsy Morph

Weeks on the list: 4

by: Terry Brooks
Release date: Jan 01, 2008
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In the third volume of the Genesis of Shannara series, champions of the Word and the Void clash.

54. Silks

Weeks on the list: 4

by: Dick Francis Felix Francis
Release date: Jan 01, 2008
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A British defense lawyer and amateur jockey reluctantly represents another jockey who seems to be guilty of murder.

55. Home

Weeks on the list: 4

by: Marilynne Robinson
Release date: Sep 02, 2008
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The events of the Pulitzer Prize-winning novel “Gilead” are revisited from another perspective.

56. Anathem

Weeks on the list: 4

by: Neal Stephenson
Release date: Sep 09, 2008
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An order of cloistered mathematicians and scientists must save their Earth-like planet when catastrophe threatens.

57. Hot Mahogany

Weeks on the list: 4

by: Stuart Woods
Release date: Jan 01, 2008
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A Stone Barrington mystery set amid the intrigues of the world of antiques and old and new money in New England.

58. Tsar

Weeks on the list: 4

by: Ted Bell
Release date: Jan 01, 2008
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The Kremlin has a brutal killer working for it in America.

59. A Lion Among Men

Weeks on the list: 4

by: Gregory Maguire
Release date: Oct 14, 2008
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A looming civil war in Oz, seen through the eyes of the Cowardly Lion; the sequel to “Wicked” and “Son of a Witch.”

60. Bones

Weeks on the list: 4

by: Jonathan Kellerman
Release date: Jan 01, 2008
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The psychologist-detective Alex Delaware is called in when women’s bodies keep turning up in a Los Angeles marsh.

Last updated on December 8, 2021