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This Week Combined Print and E-Book Fiction Weeks On List
1 THE 19TH CHRISTMAS THE 19TH CHRISTMAS, by James Patterson and Maxine Paetro.

In the 19th installment of the Women's Murder Club series, detective Lindsay Boxer and company take on a fearsome criminal known only as "Loman."

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2 WHAT HAPPENS IN PARADISE WHAT HAPPENS IN PARADISE, by Elin Hilderbrand.

In the sequel to "Winter in Paradise," Irene Steele visits the island of St. John to get to the bottom of the mysterious life and death of her husband.

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3 WHERE THE CRAWDADS SING WHERE THE CRAWDADS SING, by Delia Owens.

In a quiet town on the North Carolina coast in 1969, a young woman who survived alone in the marsh becomes a murder suspect.

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4 CHILD'S PLAY CHILD'S PLAY, by Danielle Steel.

A prestigious New York lawyer learns that the life she constructed for her children and herself isn't exactly what she thought it was.

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5 NINTH HOUSE NINTH HOUSE, by Leigh Bardugo.

After mysteriously surviving a multiple homicide, Galaxy Stern comes face to face with dark magic, murder and more at Yale University.

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6 THE INSTITUTE THE INSTITUTE, by Stephen King.

Children with special talents are abducted and sequestered in an institution where the sinister staff seeks to extract their gifts through harsh methods.

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7 THE GIVER OF STARS THE GIVER OF STARS, by Jojo Moyes.

In Depression-era America, five women refuse to be cowed by men or convention as they deliver books throughout the mountains of Kentucky.

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8 BLOODY GENIUS BLOODY GENIUS, by John Sandford.

The 12th book in the Virgil Flowers series. A fight between university departments turns deadly.

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9 THE DUTCH HOUSE THE DUTCH HOUSE, by Ann Patchett.

A sibling relationship is impacted when the family goes from poverty to wealth and back again over the course of many decades.

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10 THE WATER DANCER THE WATER DANCER, by Ta-Nehisi Coates.

A young man who was gifted with a mysterious power becomes part of a war between slavers and the enslaved.

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11 THE TESTAMENTS THE TESTAMENTS, by Margaret Atwood.

In a sequel to “The Handmaid’s Tale,” old secrets bring three women together as the Republic of Gilead’s theocratic regime shows signs of decay.

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12 VINCE FLYNN: LETHAL AGENT VINCE FLYNN: LETHAL AGENT, by Kyle Mills.

Mexican cartels, ISIS and a possible pandemic bring Mitch Rapp back into action.

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13 THE TATTOOIST OF AUSCHWITZ THE TATTOOIST OF AUSCHWITZ, by Heather Morris.

A concentration camp detainee tasked with permanently marking fellow prisoners falls in love with one of them.

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14 THE GREAT ALONE THE GREAT ALONE, by Kristin Hannah.

A former prisoner of war returns from Vietnam and moves his family to Alaska, where they face tough conditions.

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15 DOCTOR SLEEP DOCTOR SLEEP, by Stephen King.

Now grown up, Dan, the boy with psycho-intuitive powers in “The Shining,” helps another child with a spectacular gift.

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