New York Times Bestsellers from Penguin Random House- October 9, 2016

By Julia Huschke | September 29 2016 | Adult Children's

Four Penguin Random House titles are at #1 on their respective New York Times Bestsellers lists this week!

Home by Harlan CobenHome, by Harlan Coben (Dutton), debuted on this week’s Hardcover Fiction list at #1. This is the eleventh title in the Myron Bolitar series and is available as an export edition.

The Girl on the Train, by Paula Hawkins (Riverhead), remained #1 on the Trade Paperback and Mass-Market Fiction lists this week. The movie adaptation releases in the UK on October 5th and the US on October 7th. Release dates by country can be found here.

Designing Your Life, by Bill Burnett and Dave Evans (Knopf), debuted on this week’s Advice, How-To and Miscellaneous Bestseller list at #1. The creators of a workshop based on their Stanford University class of the same title say that you don’t need to know your passion to design a life you love. This title is also available as an export edition.

Wonder, by R.J. Palacio (Knopf), held its spot at #1 on the Middle Grade Hardcover bestseller list for yet another week. The movie is scheduled for an April 2017 release.

 

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Below are all of the new Penguin Random House and distribution client entries on the New York Times Bestseller list for the week of October 9th, 2016.

978-1-101-98569-4
Fiction - Thrillers - Suspense
Fiction - Thrillers - Crime
Fiction - Thrillers - General
#1 Hardcover Fiction– Myron Bolitar and his friend Win locate a boy who was kidnapped 10 years earlier; the 11th Myron Bolitar novel.
$18.00 US
Sep 20, 2016
6 x 9
Paperback
400 Pages
Dutton
US, Canada, Open Mkt
Export Edition

A Flavia de Luce Novel
978-0-345-53996-0
Fiction - Mystery & Detective - Women Sleuths
Fiction - Thrillers - Suspense
Fiction - Historical
#6 Hardcover Fiction–The 12-year-old detective Flavia de Luce, returning home to England, discovers a body. The eighth novel in a series.
$26.00 US
Sep 20, 2016
5 x 7-1/2
Hardcover
352 Pages
Delacorte Press
US, Opn Mkt (no CAN)

The Boer War, a Daring Escape, and the Making of Winston Churchill
978-0-385-53573-1
History - Military - General
Biography & Autobiography - Political
History - Europe - Great Britain - General
#5 Hardcover Nonfiction–The young Winston Churchill’s adventures in Africa during the Boer War, including an escape from captivity in 1899.
$30.00 US | $40.00 CAN
Sep 20, 2016
6-1/8 x 9-1/4
Hardcover
400 Pages
Doubleday
US, Canada, Open Mkt

A Memoir
978-0-8129-9362-2
Humor - General
Biography & Autobiography - Entertainment & Performing Arts
Biography & Autobiography - Personal Memoirs
#15 Hardcover Nonfiction–A memoir by a “Saturday Night Live” alumnus, a onetime “Weekend Update” anchor.
$28.00 US
Sep 20, 2016
6-1/8 x 9-1/4
Hardcover
256 Pages
Spiegel & Grau
US Only

Lasting Happiness in a Changing World
978-0-399-18504-5
Self-Help - Personal Growth - Happiness
Self-Help - Spiritual
Body, Mind & Spirit - Inspiration & Personal Growth
#19 Hardcover Nonfiction
$26.00 US
Sep 20, 2016
5-1/2 x 8-1/4
Hardcover
368 Pages
Avery
US, Opn Mkt (no CAN)

A Novel
978-0-425-28540-4
Fiction - Contemporary Women
Fiction - Sagas
Fiction - Romance - Contemporary
#3 Mass-Market Fiction–A woman whose life has been shattered befriends a homeless boy.
$8.99 US | $11.99 CAN
Sep 20, 2016
4-3/16 x 6-7/8
Mass Market Paperback
416 Pages
Dell
US, Canada, Open Mkt

How to Build a Well-Lived, Joyful Life
978-0-451-49408-5
Self-Help - Personal Growth - Success
Business & Economics - Careers - Job Hunting
Business & Economics - Careers - General
#1 Advice, How-To and Miscellaneous– The creators of a workshop based on their Stanford class of the same title say you don’t need to know your passion to design a life you love.
$18.00 US
Aug 30, 2016
5-7/8 x 8-1/4
Paperback
272 Pages
Knopf
US, Canada, Open Mkt
Export Edition

A Yogi's Guide to Joy
978-0-8129-9779-8
Body, Mind & Spirit - Mindfulness & Meditation
Body, Mind & Spirit - Healing - Prayer & Spiritual
Philosophy - Mind & Body
#10 Advice, How-To and Miscellaneous– A yogi’s guide to becoming the architect of your own joy.
$25.00 US | $34.00 CAN
Sep 20, 2016
5-1/2 x 8-1/4
Hardcover
288 Pages
Spiegel & Grau
World

How to Transform Yourself from the Inside Out
978-1-101-90601-9
Health & Fitness - Healthy Living
Self-Help - Personal Growth - Self-Esteem
Health & Fitness - Women's Health
#13 Advice, How-To and Miscellaneous
$26.99 US | $35.99 CAN
Sep 20, 2016
7-3/8 x 9-1/4
Hardcover
352 Pages
Harmony
US, Canada, Open Mkt

978-0-425-28863-4
Young Adult Fiction - Social Themes - General (See Also Headings Under Family)
Young Adult Fiction - Social Themes - Friendship
Young Adult Fiction - Social Themes - Death & Dying
#6 Young Adult Hardcover– Two teenagers have a story that the Hackensack police want to hear. (Ages 14 to 17)
$12.99 US
Sep 20, 2016
5-1/2 x 8-1/4
Paperback
352 Pages
Viking Books for Young Readers
Age 14 and up
Grade 9 & Up
US, Canada, Open Mkt
Export Edition

978-1-942993-70-4
Comics & Graphic Novels - Manga - Romance
Comics & Graphic Novels - Manga - Media Tie-In
Comics & Graphic Novels - Manga - General
#6 Manga–Akira attempts to solve the great mystery that is Mikoto Urabe, the new transfer student.
$15.95 US | $16.95 CAN
Sep 20, 2016
Paperback
412 Pages
Vertical Comics
World