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Neal Wyatt Book Pulse: New Best Sellers

New to the Best Seller Lists

NYT Hardcover Fiction Best Sellers | NYT Hardcover Nonfiction Best Sellers | USA Today Best-Selling Books

Fiction
Unraveled by Helen Hardt (Waterhouse Press)
Debuts at No.1 on the USA Today Best-Selling Books list.

Night Moves by Jonathan Kellerman (Ballantine: Random House)
Opens at No. 6 on the NYT Hardcover Fiction Best Sellers list and No. 4 on the USA Today Best-Selling Books list.

The Kremlin’s Candidate by Jason Matthews (Scribner: S. & S.)
Lands at No. 14 on both the NYT Hardcover Fiction Best Sellers list and the USA Today Best-Selling Books list.

Nonfiction
Enlightenment Now: The Case for Reason, Science, Humanism, and Progress by Steven Pinker (Viking: Penguin)
Debuts at No. 2 on the NYT Hardcover Nonfiction Best Sellers list and No. 11 on the USA Today Best-Selling Books list.

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Book Pulse: Jesmyn Ward Is Writing a Middle Grade Novel

By Neal Wyatt: Jesmyn Ward has two new books in the works, one is her first novel for younger readers. YA author Sara Shepard’s first adult novel is forthcoming.

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Book Pulse – Run Your Week: Big Books, Sure Bets, & Titles Making News

#1 LibraryReads pick The Great Alone by Kristin Hannah leads holds this week. Also publishing this week is the #1 Indie Next pick, The Line Becomes a River: Dispatches From the Border by Francisco Cantú.

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Run Your Week: Big Books, Sure Bets, & Titles Making News

Big Books for the Week

The Immortalists by Chloe Benjamin (G.P. Putnam’s Sons; LJ stars) leads holds this week. Check your reserves, across the country holds are topping 10:1 ratios.

Other titles in demand include:

The Wife Between Us by Greer Hendricks and Sarah Pekkanen (St. Martin’s)

The Perfect Nanny by Leila Slimani (Penguin)

Operator Down: A Pike Logan Thriller by Brad Taylor (Dutton)

Blood Fury: Black Dagger Legacy by J.R. Ward (Ballantine)

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Book Pulse: Costa Award Winners

The category winners of the Costa Book Awards have been announced. Eleanor Oliphant Is Completely Fine by Gail Honeyman (Pamela Dorman: Penguin) wins the First Novel Award. The book was a breakthrough both in the UK and the U.S. It was a #1 Library Reads pick, LJ named it a Notable Book of 2017, and Reese Witherspoon included it as one of her “Great Book Alert!” titles. Deadline Hollywood reported back in May that Witherspoon is attached to the film adaptation and sees the novel as “a potential star vehicle for her.” The judges were concise when explaining why they picked the novel as the winner: “Eleanor Oliphant is Completely Fantastic. The end!”

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Book Pulse Costa Award Winners

New Bestsellers and Reviews of Strong Opinions | Book Pulse

Only one new bestselling title this week, continuing children’s author Dav Pilkey’s great success. Roomies by Christina Lauren gets high praise while Charles Darwin: Victorian Mythmaker by A.N. Wilson gets slammed.

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New Bestsellers and Reviews of Strong Opinions | Book Pulse

New Bestsellers and Reviews of Strong Opinions | Book Pulse

Only one new bestselling title this week, continuing children’s author Dav Pilkey’s great success. Roomies by Christina Lauren gets high praise while Charles Darwin: Victorian Mythmaker by A.N. Wilson gets slammed.

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New Bestsellers and Reviews of Strong Opinions | Book Pulse

Top Picks for 2018 and a Final Look at 2017 | Book Pulse

HuffPo on the Best Feminist Books of 2017, the Hollywood Reporter weighs in on the Best Comics of the year, and the…

Top Picks for 2018 and a Final Look at 2017 | Book Pulse

Neal Wyatt: Run Your Week: Big Books, Sure Bets, & Titles Making News | Book Pulse

Neal Wyatt: Run Your Week: Big Books, Sure Bets, & Titles Making News | Book Pulse

Book Pulse December 21, 2017

By Neal Wyatt: Going Viral Nets a Two-Book Deal

Book Deals and Movie News

Following up on the news earlier this week, Kristen Roupenian lands a two-book, seven-figure deal. The NYT reports Scout Press, an imprint of S&S, will publish her short story collection in 2019. “Cat Person,” her buzzy and topical short story in The New Yorker, went viral and “became the magazine’s second most-read article of 2017 despite being published in the Dec. 11 issue.”

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