New York Times Best Sellers April 2023

Titles owned by the White County Library Cleveland will be in bold. Please call the library at 706-865-5572 if you’d like to place a hold on them or check their availability!


1 LESSONS IN CHEMISTRY, by Bonnie Garmus. (Doubleday.) A scientist and
single mother living in California in the 1960s becomes a star on a TV cooking

2 I WILL FIND YOU, by Harlan Coben. (Grand Central.) A man imprisoned for
murdering his 3-year-old son becomes convinced his son is still alive and plans an

3 COUNTDOWN, by James Patterson and Brendan DuBois. (Little, Brown.) A
botched field operation and a terrorist plot endanger Amy Cornwall and her family.

4 HELLO BEAUTIFUL, by Ann Napolitano. (Dial.) 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.

(Knopf.) Two friends find their partnership challenged in the world of video game

6 PINEAPPLE STREET, by Jenny Jackson. (Pamela Dorman.) Three women
navigate their roles in a well-to-do family living in Brooklyn Heights.

7 THE WHITE LADY, by Jacqueline Winspear. (Harper.) In 1947, Elinor White, a former wartime operative, must face an organized crime gang in London.

8 STORM WATCH, by C.J. Box. (Putnam.) The 23rd book in the Joe Pickett series.
Joe and Nate might be on opposite sides for the first time.

9 DEMON COPPERHEAD, by Barbara Kingsolver. (Harper.) A reimagining of
Charles Dickens’s “David Copperfield” set in the mountains of southern

10 SMOLDER, by Laurell K. Hamilton. (Berkley.) The 29th book in the Anita Blake, Vampire Hunter series. Anita and Jean-Claude get engaged and an ancient evil comes to St. Louis.

11 REMARKABLY BRIGHT CREATURES, by Shelby Van Pelt. (Ecco.) A widow
working the night shift at the Sowell Bay Aquarium is aided in solving a mystery by
a giant Pacific octopus living there.

12 SOMEONE ELSE’S SHOES, by Jojo Moyes. (Pamela Dorman.) Drastic changes
and a pair of six-inch high Christian Louboutin red crocodile shoes shake up the
lives of two women.

13 I HAVE SOME QUESTIONS FOR YOU, by Rebecca Makkai. (Viking.) A film
professor and podcaster is invited back to teach a course at the boarding school
where her roommate was murdered.

14 WORTHY OPPONENTS, by Danielle Steel. (Delacorte.) A divorced mother of
twins and chief executive of a luxury department store goes against a wealthy
investor looking to take it over.

15 MAD HONEY, by Jodi Picoult and Jennifer Finney Boylan. (Ballantine.) After
returning to her hometown, Olivia McAfee’s son gets accused of killing his crush.


1 POVERTY, BY AMERICA, by Matthew Desmond. (Crown.) The Pulitzer Prizewinning author of “Evicted” examines the ways in which affluent Americans keep
poor people poor.

2 SAVED, by Benjamin Hall. (Harper.) The Fox News journalist gives his account of
the injuries he sustained from a Russian attack while covering the war in Ukraine.

3 SPARE, by Prince Harry. (Random House.) 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.

4 I’M GLAD MY MOM DIED, by Jennette McCurdy. (Simon & Schuster.) The actress
and filmmaker describes her eating disorders and difficult relationship with her mother.

5 PARIS, by Paris Hilton. (Dey Street.) The entrepreneur and pop culture icon
shares her personal and professional rise in the age of influencers.

6 THE COURAGE TO BE FREE, by Ron DeSantis. (Broadside.) The Florida
governor gives his account of his achievements and shares his opinions about the political left.

7 THE LIGHT WE CARRY, by Michelle Obama. (Crown.) The former first lady
shares personal stories and the tools she uses to deal with difficult situations.

8 THE BEST STRANGERS IN THE WORLD, by Ari Shapiro. (HarperOne.) A
collection of essays on journalism and finding commonalities by the host of NPR’s “All Things Considered.”

9 THE NAZI CONSPIRACY, by Brad Meltzer and Josh Mensch. (Flatiron.). The
story of a Nazi plot to kill President Roosevelt, Joseph Stalin and Winston

10 IT’S OK TO BE ANGRY ABOUT CAPITALISM, by Bernie Sanders with John
Nichols. (Crown.) The Vermont senator depicts the impact capitalism has on key
areas of our lives and ways to address this.

11 YOUR BRAIN ON ART, by Susan Magsamen and Ivy Ross. (Random House.) A look at how our brains and bodies transform when we participate in the arts.

12 ALL MY KNOTTED-UP LIFE, by Beth Moore. (Tyndale Momentum.) The founder
of Living Proof Ministries details key moments from her life and her 2018 break
with the Southern Baptist movement.

13 WALK THE BLUE LINE, by James Patterson and Matt Eversmann with Chris
Mooney. (Little, Brown.) A collection of stories about police officers.

14 WAKE UP WITH PURPOSE!, by Sister Jean Dolores Schmidt with Seth Davis.
(Harper Select.) The team chaplain for Loyola’s men’s basketball team recounts
experiences from her more than 100 years of existence.

15 CRYING IN H MART, by Michelle Zauner. (Knopf.) 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.

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