New York Times Hardcover Fiction Best Sellers 2013

There are 33 books listed as #1 best seller in New York Times Hardcover Fiction Best Sellers 2013. Inferno written by Dan Brown is listed as the #1 best seller for 8 weeks.

There are 266 books in the New York Times Hardcover Fiction Best Sellers 2013 list. Gone Girl written by Gillian Flynn is in this list for 43 weeks.

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#1 New York Times Best Sellers 2013

1. Inferno

Weeks listed as #1: 8

by: Dan Brown
Release date: May 14, 2013
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The symbologist Robert Langdon, on the run in Florence, must decipher a series of codes created by a Dante-loving scientist.

2. The Cuckoo’s Calling

Weeks listed as #1: 5

by: Robert Galbraith
Release date: Apr 30, 2013
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The struggling detective Cormoran Strike investigates a supermodel’s suicide; by J.K. Rowling, writing pseudonymously.

3. Sycamore Row

Weeks listed as #1: 4

by: John Grisham
Release date: Oct 22, 2013
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A sequel, about race and inheritance, to “A Time to Kill.”

4. Gone Girl

Weeks listed as #1: 3

by: Gillian Flynn
Release date: Jun 05, 2012
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A woman disappears on the day of her fifth anniversary; is her husband a killer?

5. Doctor Sleep

Weeks listed as #1: 3

by: Stephen King
Release date: Sep 24, 2013
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Now grown up, Dan, the boy with psycho-intuitive powers in “The Shining,” helps another child with a spectacular gift.

6. A Memory Of Light

Weeks listed as #1: 2

by: Robert Jordan Br on S erson
Release date: Jan 08, 2013
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The 14th and final novel in the Wheel of Time fantasy series.

7. Alex Cross, Run

Weeks listed as #1: 1

by: James Patterson
Release date: Feb 18, 2013
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While Alex Cross pursues a Washington serial killer (or killers?), someone is after him.

8. Calculated In Death

Weeks listed as #1: 1

by: J D Robb
Release date: Feb 26, 2013
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Lt. Eve Dallas must crunch the numbers as she investigates the death of a successful accountant; by Nora Roberts, writing pseudonymously.

9. The Storyteller

Weeks listed as #1: 1

by: Jodi Picoult
Release date: Feb 26, 2013
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A New Hampshire baker finds herself in the midst of two Holocaust stories: her grandmother’s story of survival, and the confessions of an elderly German man, an SS officer.

10. Frost Burned

Weeks listed as #1: 1

by: Patricia Briggs
Release date: Mar 05, 2013
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The shape-shifter Mercy Thompson seeks assistance from an unlikely ally when her mate, the Alpha werewolf Adam Hauptman, and the rest of his pack are abducted.

11. The First Phone Call From Heaven

Weeks listed as #1: 1

by: Mitch Albom
Release date: May 31, 2016
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A small Michigan town is transformed when its residents receive phone calls said to be from heaven.

12. Takedown Twenty

Weeks listed as #1: 1

by: Janet Evanovich
Release date: Nov 19, 2013
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The New Jersey bounty hunter Stephanie Plum pursues a mobster on the lam.

13. Six Years

Weeks listed as #1: 1

by: Harlan Coben
Release date: Mar 19, 2013
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Six years after the woman he loved married another man, Jake Fisher discovers that neither she nor their life together were what theyseemed, and he sets out to uncover the truth.

14. Cross My Heart

Weeks listed as #1: 1

by: James Patterson
Release date: Nov 25, 2013
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Alex Cross’s family is threatened.

15. Lover At Last

Weeks listed as #1: 1

by: J R Ward
Release date: Mar 26, 2013
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Book 11 of the Black Dagger Brotherhood series.

16. Command Authority

Weeks listed as #1: 1

by: Tom Clancy Mark Greaney
Release date: Dec 03, 2013
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President Jack Ryan and his son, a covert intelligence expert, try to counter a Russian threat in Clancy’s last novel before his death.

17. Starting Now

Weeks listed as #1: 1

by: Debbie Macomber
Release date: Apr 02, 2013
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A Seattle lawyer loses her job and remakes her life; she finds support at the local knitting store. A Blossom Street novel.

18. Daddy’s Gone A Hunting

Weeks listed as #1: 1

by: Mary Higgins Clark
Release date: Apr 09, 2013
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Two sisters are threatened by a dark secret from their family’s past.

19. Whiskey Beach

Weeks listed as #1: 1

by: Nora Roberts
Release date: Apr 16, 2013
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A former criminal attorney who has been acquitted of his wife’s murder retreats to his family estate on a rocky New England cliff, where he is comforted by the house’s caretaker amid continuing danger.

20. The Hit

Weeks listed as #1: 1

by: David Baldacci
Release date: Apr 23, 2013
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The government hitman Will Robie uncovers a serious threat as he attempts to take out a fellow assassin who has gone rogue.

21. 12Th Of Never

Weeks listed as #1: 1

by: James Patterson Maxine Paetro
Release date: Apr 29, 2013
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A week after giving birth, Detective Lindsay Boxer returns to work to investigate some grisly murders.

22. Dead Ever After

Weeks listed as #1: 1

by: Charlaine Harris
Release date: May 07, 2013
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The telepathic waitress Sookie Stackhouse searches for the truth about the death of the former barmaid Arlene.

23. The Ocean At The End Of The Lane

Weeks listed as #1: 1

by: Neil Gaiman
Release date: Jun 18, 2013
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A middle-aged man recalls his lonely boyhood and his friendship with a remarkable girl.

24. The English Girl

Weeks listed as #1: 1

by: Daniel Silva
Release date: Jul 16, 2013
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Gabriel Allon, an art restorer and occasional spy for the Israeli secret service, steps in to help the British prime minister, whose lover has been kidnapped.

25. The Racketeer

Weeks listed as #1: 1

by: John Grisham
Release date: Oct 23, 2012
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An imprisoned ex-lawyer schemes to exchange this information about who murdered a judge for his freedom.

26. How The Light Gets In

Weeks listed as #1: 1

by: Louise Penny
Release date: Aug 27, 2013
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Chief Inspector Armand Gamache of the Sûreté du Québec seeks a refuge in the tiny village of Three Pines.

27. Never Go Back

Weeks listed as #1: 1

by: Lee Child
Release date: Sep 03, 2013
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Jack Reacher is thrown into jail on trumped-up charges and must clear his name.

28. W Is For Wasted

Weeks listed as #1: 1

by: Sue Grafton
Release date: Sep 10, 2013
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A homeless man inexplicably leaves $600,000 to Kinsey Millhone.

29. The Longest Ride

Weeks listed as #1: 1

by: Nicholas Sparks
Release date: Sep 17, 2013
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The lives of two couples converge unexpectedly.

30. Storm Front

Weeks listed as #1: 1

by: John S ford
Release date: Oct 08, 2013
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The Minnesota investigator Virgil Flowers becomes involved in the hunt for an ancient inscribed stone smuggled out of the Middle East.

31. Private Berlin

Weeks listed as #1: 1

by: James Patterson Mark Sullivan
Release date: Jan 21, 2013
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A superstar agent at the German headquarters of a powerful investigation firm disappears, and the resulting search reveals many secrets.

32. Until The End Of Time

Weeks listed as #1: 1

by: Danielle Steel
Release date: Jan 29, 2013
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The stories of two relationships, at different times, intersect unexpectedly.

33. A Week In Winter

Weeks listed as #1: 1

by: Maeve Binchy
Release date: Feb 12, 2013
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Guests at an inn by the sea on Ireland’s west coast; the final book by Binchy, who died in 2012.

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