Anderson's Adult Bestsellers


Below are this week's Anderson's Adult Bestsellers

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$15.95
ISBN-13: 9781499146837
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Published: Createspace, 6/2014

$25.95
ISBN-13: 9780385534833
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Published: Doubleday, 7/2014

A heartbreaking, wildly inventive, and moving novel narrated by a teenage runaway, from the bestselling author of Midwives and The Sandcastle Girls.

Close Your Eyes, Hold Hands is the story of Emily Shepard, a homeless teen living in an igloo made of ice and trash bags filled with frozen leaves. Half a year earlier, a nuclear plant in Vermont's Northeast Kingdom had experienced a cataclysmic meltdown, and both of Emily's parents were killed. Devastatingly, her father was in charge of the plant, and the meltdown may have been his fau...more


$24.95
ISBN-13: 9781572841376
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Published: Agate Publishing, 6/2013

"To be the best at hot dogs in the city that makes them best is no small thing. Doug Sohn is a fearless warrior for the cause of righteousness in food and Hot Doug's is a temple of meat in tube form. This book shall live forever as a timeless classic of wienerdom. Look no further, for this is the last word on hot dogs from a master practitioner. From the classic red hot to the supreme expression of enlightened mutation, this is it." Anthony Bourdain

When it comes to hot dogs, Hot Doug's owner Doug Sohn is the master of the craft. His gourmet ingredients and professionally trained culinary...more


The Book of Life (Hardcover)

$28.95
ISBN-13: 9780670025596
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Published: Viking Adult, 7/2014

The highly anticipated finale to the #1 New York Times bestselling trilogy that began with A Discovery of Witches
 
After traveling through time in Shadow of Night, the second book in Deborah Harkness’s enchanting series, historian and witch Diana Bishop and vampire scientist Matthew Clairmont return to the present to face new crises and old enemies. At Matthew’s ancestral home at Sept-Tours, they reunite with the cast of characters from A Discovery of Witches—with one significant exception. But the real threat to thei...more


$17.00
ISBN-13: 9780143125471
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Published: Penguin Books, 5/2014

The New York Times–bestselling story about American Olympic triumph in Nazi Germany

Out of the depths of the Depression comes an irresistible story about beating the odds and finding hope in the most desperate of times—the improbable, intimate account of how nine working-class boys from the American West showed the world at the 1936 Olympics in Berlin what true grit really meant.

It was an unlikely quest from the start. With a team composed of the sons of loggers, shipyard workers, and farmers, the University of Washington’s eight-oar cr...more


Gone Girl (Paperback)

$15.00
ISBN-13: 9780307588371
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Published: Broadway Books, 4/2014

THE #1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

On a warm summer morning in North Carthage, Missouri, it is Nick and Amy Dunne’s fifth wedding anniversary. Presents are being wrapped and reservations are being made when Nick’s clever and beautiful wife disappears. Husband-of-the-Year Nick isn’t doing himself any favors with cringe-worthy daydreams about the slope and shape of his wife’s head, but passages from Amy's diary reveal the alpha-girl perfectionist could have put anyone dangerously on edge. Under mounting pressure from the police and th...more


$25.99
ISBN-13: 9780062315281
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Published: William Morrow & Company, 7/2014

Set against the turbulence of 1960s Chicago--a city in transformation--and its legendary jazz scene, Last Night at the Blue Angel is a lush and immensely heartfelt mother-daughter tale about a talented but troubled singer's relationship with her precocious ten-year-old daughter.

It is the early 1960s, and Chicago is teeming with the tensions of the day--segregation, sexual experimentation, the Cold War and Vietnam--but it is also home to some of the country's most influential jazz. Naomi Hill, a singer at the Blue Angel club, has been poised on the brink of stardom for nearly ten years. B...more


The Heist (Hardcover)

$27.99
ISBN-13: 9780062320056
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Published: Harper, 7/2014

A fallen spyA missing masterpieceA daring missionThe Heist

Legendary spy and art restorer Gabriel Allon is in Venice repairing an altarpiece by Veronese when he receives an urgent summons from the Italian police. The eccentric London art dealer Julian Isherwood has stumbled upon a chilling murder scene in Lake Como, and is being held as a suspect. To save his friend, Gabriel must track down the real killers and then perform one simple task: find the most famous missing painting in the world.

Sometimes the best way to find a stolen masterpiece is to steal another one. . . .

The dead m...more


$9.99
ISBN-13: 9780307977618
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Published: Golden Books, 9/2013

A humorous "guide to life" for grown-ups! One day, Diane Muldrow, a longtime editor of the iconic Little Golden Books, realized that, despite their whimsical appearance, there was hardly a real-life situation that hadn't been covered in the more than 70-year-old line of children's books—from managing money, to the importance of exercise, to finding contentment in the simplest things. In this age of debt, depression, and diabetes, could we adults use a refresher course in the gentle lessons from these adorable books, she wondered—a "Little Golden guide to life"? Yes, we could! Mu...more


All Fall Down (Hardcover)

$26.99
ISBN-13: 9781451617788
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Published: Atria Books, 6/2014
From #1 "New York Times" bestselling author Jennifer Weiner
Allison Weiss got her happy ending--a handsome husband, adorable daughter, a job she loves, and the big house in the suburbs. But while waiting in the pediatrician's office, she opens a magazine to a quiz about addiction and starts to wonder...Is a Percocet at the end of the day really different from a glass of wine? Is it such a bad thing to pop a Vicodin after a brutal Jump & Pump class...or if your husband ignores you?
The pills help her manage the realities of her good-looking life: that her husband is distant, that her da...more

China Dolls (Hardcover)

$20.25
ISBN-13: 9780812992892
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Published: Random House, 6/2014

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

The author of Snow Flower and the Secret Fan, Peony in Love, and Shanghai Girls has garnered international acclaim for her great skill at rendering the intricate relationships of women and the complex meeting of history and fate. Now comes Lisa See’s highly anticipated new novel, China Dolls.
 
It’s 1938 in San Francisco: a world’s fair is preparing to open on Treasure Island, a war is brewing overseas, and the city is alive with possibilities. Grace, Helen, and Ruby, three young ...more


Paris Letters (Paperback)

$14.99
ISBN-13: 9781402288791
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Published: Sourcebooks, 2/2014

Finding love and freedom in a pen, a paintbrush...and Paris

How much money does it take to quit your job?

Exhausted and on the verge of burnout, Janice poses this questions to herself as she doodles on a notepad at her desk. Surprisingly, the answer isn't as daunting as she expected. With a little math and a lot of determination, Janice cuts back, saves up, and buys herself two years of freedom in Europe.

A few days into her stop in Paris, Janice meets Christophe, the cute butcher down the street--who doesn't speak English. Through a combination of sign language and franglais, they...more


$27.95
ISBN-13: 9780399165368
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Published: Putnam Adult, 7/2014

“Capturing the violence and romance of medieval life, Iggulden makes real those grand characters who live in the collective memory. A page-turner sure to have readers eager for the next in the series.”
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$18.95
ISBN-13: 9780762796939
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Published: GPP Travel, 6/2014