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The Best of Books

Best-selling at Books Inc.

Flying off the shelves

Books Inc. best-seller list

  1. City of Thieves, by David Benioff (paperback)
  2. 111 Places in San Francisco That You Must Not Miss, by Floriana Peterson (paperback)
  3. The Tender Bar: A Memoir, by J.R. Moehringer (paperback)
  4. The Sense of an Ending, by Julian Barnes (paperback)
  5. Harry Potter Coloring Book, by Scholastic Books (paperback)
  6. Mindfulness Coloring Book: Anti-Stress Art Therapy for Busy People, by Emma Farrarons (paperback)
  7. Brooklyn, by Colm Toibin (paperback)
  8. The Life Changing Magic of Tidying Up, by Marie Kondo (hardcover)
  9. My Brilliant Friend: Neapolitan Novels, Book One, by Elena Ferrante and Ann Goldstein (paperback)
  10. Spark Joy: An Illustrated Master Class on the Art of Organizing and Tidying Up, by Marie Kondo (hardcover)

NEW TITLES THIS MONTH

A Doubter’s Almanac: A Novel

by Ethan Canin (hardcover)

In this mesmerizing novel, Ethan Canin, the New York Times bestselling author of America America and The Palace Thief, explores the nature of genius, rivalry, ambition, and love among multiple generations of a gifted family.

Funny Girl

by Nick Hornby (paperback)

Set in 1960s London, Funny Girl is a lively account of the adventures of the intrepid young Sophie Straw as she navigates her transformation from provincial ingénue to television starlet amid a constellation of delightful characters. Insightful and humorous, Nick Hornby’s latest does what he does best: endears us to a cast of characters who are funny if flawed, and forces us to examine ourselves in the process.

The Life of Elves

by Muriel Barbery and Alison Anderson (paperback)

Seven years after the publication of her international bestseller, The Elegance of the Hedgehog, Muriel Barbery returns with a lyrical novel about the quest for enchantment in a world that seems to have forgotten such a thing ever existed. With its cast of unforgettable characters, each fighting to preserve a sense of enchantment, The Life of the Elves is a poetic meditation on art, nature, dreams, and the role of the imagination.

Glass Sword (Red Queen)

by Victoria Aveyard (hardcover)

The electrifying next installment in the Red Queen series escalates the struggle between the growing rebel army and the blood-segregated world they’ve always known, and pits Mare against the darkness that has grown in her soul.

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Brian Pettis is the manager of Books Inc. in the Marina.

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