New York Times Mass Market Paperback Fiction Best Sellers 2016 Complete List Page 2

There are 186 books in the New York Times Mass Market Paperback Fiction Best Sellers 2016 list. Here are the 30 books ranked from 31 to 60.

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31. Prodigal Son

Weeks on the list: 7

by: Danielle Steel
Release date: Feb 24, 2015
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Twins, one good and one bad, reunite after 20 years when one of them returns to their hometown. But it is no longer clear who the good and who the bad one is.

32. The Crossing

Weeks on the list: 7

by: Michael Connelly
Release date: Nov 03, 2015
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The retired detective Harry Bosch reluctantly agrees to help his half brother, a defense attorney, and his investigations lead him inside the L.A.P.D.

33. Revenge

Weeks on the list: 6

by: Lisa Jackson
Release date: Mar 01, 2016
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Collected in one volume, the author’s Love Letters trilogy, about secrets revealed when the head of a town’s wealthiest family is murdered.

34. Country

Weeks on the list: 6

by: Danielle Steel
Release date: Jun 16, 2015
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After her husband’s sudden death, a woman falls in love with a country music superstar.

35. Gray Mountain

Weeks on the list: 6

by: John Grisham
Release date: Oct 21, 2014
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A downsized Wall Street lawyer joins a legal clinic in a small Virginia town, and becomes involved both in real people’s lives and in litigation against the coal mining industry.

36. The Light Between Oceans

Weeks on the list: 6

by: M L Stedman
Release date: Jul 31, 2012
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An Australian lighthouse keeper and his wife decide to keep a baby who has washed ashore.

37. Alert

Weeks on the list: 6

by: James Patterson and Michael Ledwidge
Release date: Aug 03, 2015
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Detective Michael Bennett and the F.B.I.’s Emily Parker must save New York City from a deadly threat.

38. Undercover

Weeks on the list: 6

by: Danielle Steel
Release date: Sep 01, 2015
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A woman recovering from an act of violence in Buenos Aires crosses paths with a D.E.A. agent in Paris, and both are in danger.

39. Cross Kill

Weeks on the list: 6

by: James Patterson
Release date: Jun 07, 2016
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Alex Cross thinks he’s seeing things when a killer thought long dead returns to action.

40. Mr. Mercedes

Weeks on the list: 6

by: Stephen King
Release date: Jun 03, 2014
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A driver plows into a crowd at a job fair, killing eight. The killer then taunts a suicidal ex-cop, who must stop a deadlier attack.

41. All Dressed In White

Weeks on the list: 6

by: Mary Higgins Clark and Alafair Burke
Release date: Nov 17, 2015
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A TV producer investigates a bride’s disappearance for her show, “Under Suspicion.”

42. The Pharaoh’s Secret

Weeks on the list: 6

by: Clive Cussler and Graham Brown
Release date: Nov 17, 2015
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Kurt Austin and Joe Zavala must save the NUMA crew from a mysterious toxin deployed by a villain who wants to build a new Egyptian empire.

43. Invisible

Weeks on the list: 6

by: James Patterson and David Ellis
Release date: Jun 23, 2014
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Searching for her sister’s killer, a former F.B.I. researcher finds a link between scores of unsolved cases.

44. Tom Clancy: Commander In Chief

Weeks on the list: 6

by: Mark Greaney
Release date: Dec 01, 2015
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President Jack Ryan detects a pattern in outbreaks of violence around the world that point to the Russian president, but he must unite the Western allies before he can take action.

45. The Bone Labyrinth

Weeks on the list: 6

by: James Rollins
Release date: Dec 15, 2015
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A techno-thriller follows a government think tank’s elite military unit as it takes on spies, counterspies and simian hybrids.

46. The Bone Tree

Weeks on the list: 5

by: Greg Iles
Release date: Apr 21, 2015
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The prosecutor Penn Cage’s attempt to find his father brings him up against the K.K.K.

47. 14Th Deadly Sin

Weeks on the list: 5

by: James Patterson and Maxine Paetro
Release date: May 04, 2015
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A video of a shocking crime surfaces, casting suspicion on a San Francisco detective’s colleagues.

48. Brotherhood In Death

Weeks on the list: 5

by: J D Robb
Release date: Feb 02, 2016
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Lt. Eve Dallas of the N.Y.P.D. helps a friend and her husband solve a mystery involving politics and real estate; by Nora Roberts, writing pseudonymously.

49. A Girl’s Guide To Moving On

Weeks on the list: 5

by: Debbie Macomber
Release date: Feb 23, 2016
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A mother and her daughter-in-law both leave unhappy marriages and take up with new men.

50. Piranha

Weeks on the list: 5

by: Clive Cussler and Boyd Morrison
Release date: May 26, 2015
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A man sets out to thwart an American weapons designer.

51. Outlander

Weeks on the list: 5

by: Diana Gabaldon
Release date: Oct 26, 2004
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Claire Randall, an English nurse, is transported back to 1743 during a second honeymoon in the Scottish Highlands. There she begins an affair with James Fraser, a redheaded solider. Originally published in 1991.

52. Truth Or Die

Weeks on the list: 5

by: James Patterson and Howard Roughan
Release date: Jun 22, 2015
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An attorney discovers a shocking secret that must be kept out of the wrong hands.

53. Code Of Conduct

Weeks on the list: 5

by: Brad Thor
Release date: Jul 07, 2015
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In Thor’s 15th thriller, the counterterrorism operative Scot Harvath undertakes a deadly assignment set in motion by a leaked video.

54. Starlight On Willow Lake

Weeks on the list: 5

by: Susan Wiggs
Release date: Feb 23, 2016
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This novel in the Lakeshore Chronicles series brings together a young caregiver, an accident victim and the recovering woman’s distant son.

55. After She’s Gone

Weeks on the list: 5

by: Lisa Jackson
Release date: Jul 01, 2016
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A movie star goes missing while making a movie, and her less successful, unstable actress sister sets out to find her.

56. Friction

Weeks on the list: 5

by: Sandra Brown
Release date: Aug 18, 2015
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A Texas Ranger fights for custody of his daughter amid complications stemming from his attraction to the judge.

57. Devoted In Death

Weeks on the list: 5

by: J D Robb
Release date: Sep 15, 2015
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Lt. Eve Dallas races the clock to save a woman kidnapped by a couple on a murder spree; by Nora Roberts, writing pseudonymously.

58. Pretty Girls

Weeks on the list: 5

by: Karin Slaughter
Release date: Sep 29, 2015
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When her husband is murdered, a wealthy Atlanta woman discovers shocking secrets about him that lead her to reconnect with her estranged sister; together they investigate the long-ago disappearance of a third sister.

59. Motive

Weeks on the list: 5

by: Jonathan Kellerman
Release date: Feb 10, 2015
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The Los Angeles psychologist-detective Alex Delaware and Milo Sturgis, a homicide cop, realize that the murder they’re investigating was committed by a serial killer.

60. Doctor Sleep

Weeks on the list: 5

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.

Last updated on November 22, 2021