NYT Bestsellers for January 9, 2022

Here is the New York Times Best Sellers for Hardcover Fiction and Non-Fiction for the week of January 9, 2022!

Hardcover Fiction

1. THE JUDGE'S LIST by John Grisham
The second book in the Whistler series. Investigator Lacy Stoltz goes after a serial killer and closes in on a sitting judge.

2. THE STRANGER IN THE LIFEBOAT by Mitch Albom
After a ship explodes, 10 people struggling to survive pull a man who claims to be the Lord out of the sea.

3. CALL US WHAT WE CARRY by Amanda Gorman
A debut collection of poems on identity and history by the presidential inaugural poet who wrote “The Hill We Climb.”

4. THE WISH by Nicholas Sparks
Maggie Dawes, a renowned travel photographer, struggles with a medical diagnosis over Christmas.

5. THE LINCOLN HIGHWAY by Amor Towles
Two friends who escaped from a juvenile work farm take Emmett Watson on an unexpected journey to New York City in 1954.

6. GO TELL THE BEES THAT I AM GONE by Diana Gabaldon
The ninth book in the Outlander series. As the Revolutionary War moves closer to Fraser’s Ridge, Claire and Jamie reunite with their daughter and her family.

7. CLOUD CUCKOO LAND by Anthony Doerr
An interconnected cast of dreamers and outsiders are in dangerous and disparate settings past, present and future.

8. WISH YOU WERE HERE by Jodi Picoult
Diana O’Toole re-evaluates her seemingly perfect life when a pandemic disrupts her vacation in the Galápagos Islands.

9. THE MIDNIGHT LIBRARY by Matt Haig
Nora Seed finds a library beyond the edge of the universe that contains books with multiple possibilities of the lives one could have lived.

10. BILLY SUMMERS by Stephen King
A killer for hire who only takes out bad guys seeks redemption as he does one final job.

11. FEAR NO EVIL by James Patterson
The 29th book in the Alex Cross series. Cross fights the mastermind who has stalked him for years.

12. THE LAST THING HE TOLD ME by Laura Dave
Hannah Hall discovers truths about her missing husband and bonds with his daughter from a previous relationship.

13. STATE OF TERROR by Hillary Rodham Clinton and Louise Penny
In the wake of the previous administration’s mishandling of international affairs, the new Secretary of State Ellen Adams confronts interconnected global threats.

14. MERCY by David Baldacci
The fourth book in the Atlee Pine series. Atlee discovers her twin sister survived an abduction at the age of 6.

15. HARLEM SHUFFLE by Colson Whitehead
Ray Carney, a family man who sells furniture on 125th Street, gets a new clientele made up of vicious and unsavory characters.

Hardcover Non-Fiction

1. THE STORYTELLER by Dave Grohl
A memoir by the musician known for his work with Foo Fighters and Nirvana.

2. WILL by Will Smith with Mark Manson
The actor, producer and musician tells his life story and lessons he learned along the way.

3. GREENLIGHTS by Matthew McConaughey
The Academy Award-winning actor shares snippets from the diaries he kept over the last 35 years.

4. THE 1619 PROJECT edited by Nikole Hannah-Jones, Caitlin Roper, Ilena Silverman and Jake Silverstein
Viewing America’s entanglement with slavery and its legacy, in essays adapted and expanded from The New York Times Magazine.

5. THE LYRICS: 1956 TO THE PRESENT by Paul McCartney
A two-volume celebration of 154 songs, with handwritten texts, paintings and photographs from the songwriter’s archives.

6. THE PRESIDENT AND THE FREEDOM FIGHTER by Brian Kilmeade
The Fox News host gives an account of the relationship between Abraham Lincoln and Frederick Douglass.

7. RENEGADES by Barack Obama and Bruce Springsteen
Conversations between the 44th president and the multiple award-winning musician on a range of topics.

8. ALL AMERICAN CHRISTMAS by Rachel Campos-Duffy and Sean Duffy
A collection of holiday memories from members of the staff of Fox News.

9. TASTE by Stanley Tucci
The award-winning actor reflects on his career, Italian-American heritage, meals and mishaps.

10. THE BEATLES: GET BACK by the Beatles
The story of the making of the band’s final album, gathered from transcripts of their conversations.

11. CRYING IN H MART by Michelle Zauner
The daughter of a Korean mother and Jewish-American father, and leader of the indie rock project Japanese Breakfast, describes creating her own identity after losing her mother to cancer.

12. ALL ABOUT ME! by Mel Brooks
The EGOT and Kennedy Center honoree shares stories about making comedy for the stage, film and television.

13. UNTAMED by Glennon Doyle
The activist and public speaker describes her journey of listening to her inner voice.

14. THE REAL ANTHONY FAUCI by Robert F. Kennedy Jr.
The anti-vaccine advocate gives his take on the chief medical advisor to the president.

15. AMERICAN MARXISM by Mark R. Levin
The Fox News host gives his take on the Green New Deal, critical race theory and social activism.