As an avid reader of fiction (and an author who one day hopes to make the list) I LOVE-LOVE-LOVE checking out the New York Times Best Seller list. So, here it is… The independently ranked top 10 Fiction selections for August 2019!
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#1 ONE GOOD DEED
by David Baldacci
A World War II veteran on parole must find the real killer in a small town or face going back to jail.
#2 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.
#3 The New Girl
by Daniel Silva
Gabriel Allon, the chief of Israeli intelligence, partners with the crown prince of Saudi Arabia, whose daughter is kidnapped.
#4 The Nickel Boys
by Colson Whitehead
Two boys respond to horrors at a Jim Crow-era reform school in ways that impact them decades later
#5 The Reckoning
by John Grisham
A decorated World War II veteran shoots and kills a pastor inside a Mississippi church.
#6 THRAWN: TREASON
by Timothy Zahn
A Star Wars saga. Grand Admiral Thrawn must choose between his sense of duty to the Chiss Ascendancy and loyalty to the Empire.
#7 Under Currents
by Nora Roberts
Echoes of a violent childhood reverberate for Zane Bigelow when he starts a new kind of family in North Carolina’s Blue Ridge Mountains.
#8 Summer of ’69
by Elin Hilderbrand
The Levin family undergoes dramatic events with a son in Vietnam, a daughter in protests and dark secrets hiding beneath the surface.
#9 Before We Were Yours
by Lisa Wingate
A South Carolina lawyer learns about the questionable practices of a Tennessee orphanage.
#10 The Tattooist of Auschwitz
by Heather Morris
A concentration camp detainee tasked with permanently marking fellow prisoners falls in love with one of them.