USA TODAY US Edition : 2020-09-24

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LIFE USA TODAY 7B THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 24, 2020 ❚ ❚ USA TODAY BEST-SELLING BOOKS WHAT AMERICA’S READING® BOOKLIST.USATODAY.COM The book list appears every Thursday. Rank this week Rank last week (F) Fiction (NF) Nonfiction (P) Paperback (H)Hardcover (E) E-book Publisher in italics THE TOP 10 n n For each title, the format and publisher listed are for the best-selling version of that title this week. Reporting outlets include Amazon.com, Amazon Kindle, Apple Books, Barnes & Noble.com, Barnes & Noble Inc., Barnes & Noble e-books, BooksAMill­ion.com, Books-A-Million, Costco, Hudson Bookseller­s, Joseph-Beth Bookseller­s (Lexington, Ky.; Cincinnati, Charlotte, Cleveland, Pittsburgh), Kobo, Inc., Powell's Books (Portland, Ore.), Powells.com, R.J. Julia Bookseller­s, Schuler Books & Music (Grand Rapids, Okemos, Eastwood, Alpine, Mich.), Target, Tattered Cover Book Store (Denver). 1 Rage 6 — The veteran Washington Post journalist looks at Donald Trump’s embattled presidency facing a pandemic, racial unrest and a suffering economy (NF) (H) Troubled Blood — Private Detective Cormoran Strike and partner Robin Ellacott take on a cold case (F) (E) Bob Woodward Mulholland Books Robert Galbraith Simon & Schuster 2 Blackout — Subtitle: “How Black America Can Make Its Second Escape from the Democrat Plantation” (NF) (H) 7 The Home Edit Life — Subtitle: “The No-Guilt Guide to Owning What You Want and Organizing Everything” (NF) (H) Threshold Editions Candace Owens Clarkson Potter Clea Shearer, Joanna Teplin 3 The Evening and the Morning — 8 An historical epic set in England’s Middle Ages – a violent time on the cusp of a new era; sequel to “The Pillars of the Earth” (F) (E) Disloyal 1 Subtitle: “The True Story of the Former Personal Attorney to President Donald J. Trump” (NF) (H) Skyhorse Publishing Michael Cohen Viking Ken Follett 4 Total Power — Mitch Rapp and his team are on the case when ISIS takes out the nation’s power grid and throws the country into chaos (F) (E) 9 Midnight Sun 5 Youth: Retelling of the original “Twilight” love story from vampire Edward Cullen’s perspectiv­e (F) (H) Vince Flynn, Kyle Miles Little, Brown Stephenie Meyer Atria/Emily Bestler Books Books for Young Readers 5 Dog Man: Grime and Punishment 2 Youth: Dog Man faces a new problem and needs his pack to help him; ninth in series (F) (H) 10 Skinnytast­e Meal Prep — Subtitle: “Healthy Make-Ahead Meals and Freezer Recipes to Simplify Your Life: A Cookbook” (NF) (H) Graphix Clarkson Potter Dav Pilkey Gina Homolka THE REST 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 Killing Crazy Horse/Bill Dune/Frank Think Like a Monk/Jay Room on the Broom/Julia To Sleep in a Sea of Stars/Christophe­r Caste/Isabel Shadows in Death/J. The Last Kids on Earth and the Skeleton Road/Max Henry Holt and Co. 6 8 4 26 — 14 3 — art by Douglas Holgate Doyle O’Reilly, Martin Dugard Subtitle: “The Merciless Indian Wars in America” (NF) (H) Sci-fi classic: Story of a boy who avenges plot against his noble family; won the first Nebula Award (F) (P) Subtitle: “Train Your Mind for Peace and Purpose Every Day” (NF) (H) Children: A witch in search of her hat welcomes myriad creatures onto her broom (F) (P) When Kira Navárez discovers an alien relic on an uncolonize­d planet, a war erupts (F) (H) Subtitle: “The Origins of Our Discontent­s” (NF) (H) Lt. Eve Dallas and her husband, Roarke, are desperate to protect each other from a cold-blooded killer (F) (H) Youth: Jack Sullivan and the gang search for the Thrull and his skeleton army; 6th in series (F) (H) Ace Herbert Simon & Schuster Shetty Donaldson, Axel Scheffler Paolini Puffin Tor Random House Wilkerson D. Robb St. Martin’s Press Viking Books for Young Readers Brallier; 19 20 Untamed/Glennon The Harbinger II: The Return/Jonathan The Dial Press 18 13 The author instructs readers on how to find their own inner voice and inner peace (NF) (H) Nouriel, Ana Goren and the mysterious figure known as ‘the prophet’ return; sequel to “The Harbinger” (F) (H) Charisma Media Cahn TONIGHT ON TV 8:00 8:30 9:00 9:30 10:00 10:30 11:00 11:30 NETWORK ABC TV hosts compete; rappers face of with their teams. (N) Legendary contestant­s return as they seek to win $1 million. (N) “Power” star Jerry Ferrara; “Condor” star Constance Zimmer. (N) Celebrity Family Feud Press Your Luck Match Game Local Programs Jimmy Kimmel Live Norman Reedus. (N) CBS Julie Chen Moonves hosts live vote and eviction; Houseguest­s compete for HoH. (N) (N) U.S.S. Shenzhou crew encounters object of indetermin­ate origins. Big Brother Love Island Star Trek: Discovery Local Programs The Late Show with Stephen Colbert Fox A preview of “The Masked Singer” season four is shared. Illegitima­te children are named in deceased patriarch’s will. The Masked Singer Filthy Rich Local Programs NBC (N) Investigat­ive reports, breaking news stories, profiles of leading newsmakers and other features explore current events and topics of special interest. The Wall Dateline NBC Local Programs The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon (N) Public anticipate­s end of war in Europe and hears news of president’s death. (N) PBS This Old House Ask This Old House The War Amanpour Experiment­s on kids. (N) Mike Hammer; Dante. CW Mysteries Decoded Penn & Teller: Fool Us Local Programs Lindsay meets her father. A private police force suspected. Priest causes problems for case. Teen girl treatment center investigat­ed. ION Chicago P.D. Chicago P.D. Chicago P.D. Chicago P.D. (N) (N) (N) (N) Telemundo Exatlón Estados Unidos Todo por mi hija Falsa identidad Noticias Telemundo Noticias Telemundo (N) (N) Univision Médicos, línea de vida Imperio de mentiras Dulce ambición Noticiero Univisión Noti. Univi. Ed. noc. CABLE Atlanta woman strangled to death. A woman is shot in her hotel room. A father is shot in a parking lot. A father is shot and killed. A&E The First 48 The First 48 The First 48 The First 48 An airplane transporti­ng dangerous criminals is hijacked by the inmates. Nicolas Cage, John Cusack (1997) A retired car thief must steal 50 cars. Nicolas Cage (2000) AMC Con Air Gone in 60 Seconds Crews scramble. Crews’ trouble; floating walrus. Younger guys tested; brother fights with brother on Wizard; career ends. Animal Planet Deadliest Catch Deadliest Catch Deadliest Catch In an alternativ­e timeline, an alien criminal assassinat­es Agent K in 1969. Will Smith, Tommy Lee Jones (2012) Alien assassinat­es Agent K in 1969. Will Smith (2012) BBC America Men in Black III Men in Black III (2018) (7:00) A tough physical therapist begins treating an NBA star after he sustains a serious injury, but their profession­al situation becomes a romantic one. (2010) BET We Belong Together Just Wright Group trips. (N) Woman gets advice about dating scene. (2009) Bravo The Real Housewives of New York City The Real Housewives of New York City What Happens He’s Just Not That Into You Errand-boy. Raising baby. Cartoon Bob’s Burgers American Dad! American Dad! Rick and Morty Rick and Morty Family Guy Family Guy Family Guy A former prom queen returns to her hometown to search for true love after her husband admits his love for another woman on national TV. (1998) A musical star meets his first love. CMT Hope Floats Forever My Girl A cosmetic bag design is introduced. A smart device is introduced. A guilt-free sweet treat is introduced. A cosmetic bag design is introduced. CNBC Shark Tank Shark Tank Shark Tank Shark Tank (N) (N) (N) (N) CNN Anderson Cooper 360° Cuomo Prime Time CNN Tonight with Don Lemon CNN Tonight with Don Lemon Stanley snaps. New recruits. Jim’s failure. (N) Comedy The Office The Office The Office The Office The Office The Office Daily Show The Office A large greenhouse. (N) A home is modified for sandstorms and heat; a commute is made shorter. (N) Discovery Homestead Rescue Homestead Rescue: Surviving the Wild Italian island. Stranded at sea. Stolen identities. Swap cabins. Disney Jessie Jessie Jessie BUNK’D BUNK’D BUNK’D Sydney to the Max Sydney to the Max Snake hunt. DisXD Player Select Parker Plays DuckTales DuckTales Big City Greens Big City Greens Player Select Player Select Rock-free paradise. Client supervised. Bird sanctuary. Jungle oasis. DIY Insane Pools: Off the Deep End Insane Pools: Off the Deep End Insane Pools: Off the Deep End Insane Pools: Off the Deep End (N) (N) (N) (N) (N) E! Keeping Up with the Kardashian­s The Bradshaw Bunch Celebrity Game Face 10 Things You The Bradshaw Bunch Nightly Pop Food Beat Bobby Flay Beat Bobby Flay Beat Bobby Flay Beat Bobby Flay Beat Bobby Flay Beat Bobby Flay Beat Bobby Flay Beat Bobby Flay (N) (N) (N) Fox News @ Night(N) Fox News Tucker Carlson Tonight Hannity The Ingraham Angle (1995) (6:00) A superstar quarterbac­k discovers he is the father of an 8-year-old girl. Dwayne Johnson, Madison Pettis (2007) Freeform Jumanji The Game Plan The 700 Club Hero balances school & crime-fighting. Tom Holland, Michael Keaton (2017) (7:00) Hero balances school & crime-fighting. Tom Holland, Michael Keaton (2017) FX Spider-Man: Homecoming Spider-Man: Homecoming Love stories. What goes around. Oversharin­g. What goes around. Secret mission. FXX Family Guy Family Guy Family Guy Family Guy Cake Cake Cake Archer GSN America Says Master Minds Family Feud Family Feud Family Feud Family Feud Family Feud Family Feud Fisherman tries to contact woman who left heartfelt note in bottle at sea. (2019) Hallmark Bottled with Love The Golden Girls The Golden Girls The Golden Girls The Golden Girls (N) (N) (N) HGTV Flipping 101 with Tarek Flipping 101 with Tarek Flipping 101 Flipping 101 with Tarek House Hunters Hunters Internatio­nal House Hunters Hunters Internatio­nal A collector is forced to downsize. Gypsy Grandma. Unique vehicles. Sideshow and circus memorabili­a. History American Pickers American Pickers American Pickers American Pickers HLN How It Really Happened How It Really Happened Forensic Files Forensic Files Forensic Files Forensic Files A mother escapes. Mother is murdered. (N) Secretary murdered. (N) Sexual harassment. ID Impact of Murder Impact of Murder The Killer Beside Me The Killer Beside Me IFC Two and a Half Men Two and a Half Men Two and a Half Men Two and a Half Men Two and a Half Men Two and a Half Men Two and a Half Men Two and a Half Men Relationsh­ip fates. Last couples decide if they will remain with new spouses after experiment ends. (N) Relationsh­ip future. (N) Lifetime Married at First Sight Married at First Sight Marrying Millions Body and the bed of a 1968 C10 fused. Client’s Ford F-150. A 1970 Toyota Land Cruiser FJ. 1978 K20 restored. MotorTrend Texas Metal Bitchin’ Rides Overhaulin’ Garage Squad (N) (N) (N) (N) MSNBC All in with Chris Hayes The Rachel Maddow Show The Last Word with Lawrence O’Donnell The 11th Hour with Brian Williams (N) (N) MTV Double Shot at Love with DJ Pauly D & Vinny Ridiculous­ness Ridiculous­ness Ridiculous­ness Ridiculous­ness Ridiculous­ness Ridiculous­ness Personal demons. Extreme situations. Injuries & illness. Personal demons. NatGeo Life Below Zero Life Below Zero: Next Generation Life Below Zero Life Below Zero Rock and snow. Nature in India. Rock and snow. NatGeo Wild The Himalayas India From Above: Modern and Mystic India From Above: Nature’s Wonders The Himalayas The most popular girl in school learns while trying to run her friend’s lives. Alicia Silverston­e (1995) Forgotten thesis. Monica’s candy. Nick Clueless Friends Friends Friends Friends River death. Clown murders woman. The case of a missing teenager. Small town girl. OWN 20/20 on OWN 20/20 on OWN 20/20 on OWN 20/20 on OWN Human skull found. (N) Cat & mouse. Tennessee wife kills preacher husband. Woman suspected in death of roommates. Oxygen Buried in the Backyard Buried in the Backyard Snapped Snapped An African prince flees an arranged marriage to find his own American queen. Eddie Murphy, Arsenio Hall (1988) African prince woos American beauty. Eddie Murphy (1988) Paramount Coming to America Coming to America War crime. A fatal crash at an air-show. The murder of a Navy drone pilot. Lt. is killed. Pop NCIS: New Orleans NCIS: New Orleans NCIS: New Orleans NCIS: New Orleans (N) (N) South Africa. Science Secrets in the Ice What on Earth? Secrets in the Ice Mysteries of the Abandoned Girl sleeping with married boss missing. Company suspected in doctor’s murder. Mother suspected of killing daughter. High schooler killed over web content. Sundance Law & Order Law & Order Law & Order Law & Order James Bond comes to M’s rescue. (2012) Special Forces hometown is on verge of being corrupted by drugs and gambling. (2004) Marines battle demonic beasts on Mars. (2005) Syfy Skyfall Walking Tall Doom Christine reads a letter. (N) (Season finale) Jane Lynch. (N) TBS Big Bang Theory Big Bang Theory Big Bang Theory Big Bang Theory Lost Resort Conan Lost Resort A doctor saves a suicidal heiress. Lionel Barrymore (1939) A doctor’s conflict with his department head threatens a nurse and a mother. (1961) (1971) TCM Young Dr. Kildare The Young Doctors The Hospital Horn shaped growth on head. (N) (N) (N) Serpentine foot. TLC Dr. Pimple Popper My Feet Are Killing Me Dr. Pimple Popper Dr. Pimple Popper My Feet Are My Feet Are Killing Me (Live) Western Conference Final, Game 4 Los Angeles Lakers vs. Denver Nuggets from Orlando (Live) TNT NBA Tip-Off 2020 NBA Playoffs Inside the NBA Colfax, Washington. (N) Abandoned hotels. Abandoned hospital in Ajo, Ariz. Travel Ghost Adventures Ghost Adventures: Screaming Room Ghost Adventures Ghost Adventures TruTV Impractica­l Jokers Impractica­l Jokers Impractica­l Jokers Impractica­l Jokers Impractica­l Jokers Impractica­l Jokers Impractica­l Jokers Impractica­l Jokers TV Land Loves Raymond Loves Raymond Loves Raymond Loves Raymond Loves Raymond Loves Raymond The King of Queens The King of Queens A hate crime. A Syrian doctor tries to save victims. USA Law & Order: Special Victims Unit Law & Order: Special Victims Unit Law & Order: Special Victims Unit Transplant Dream home. Girls versus guys. Prince wants Gina. Ski trip. Mom’s home. Holiday spirits. Baby making. VH1 Martin Martin Martin Martin Martin Martin Martin Martin (N) Viceland It’s Always Sunny It’s Always Sunny It’s Always Sunny It’s Always Sunny It’s Always Sunny It’s Always Sunny VICE News Tonight Bong Appétit Tamar’s ex-husband. Tamar’s journey. (N) Bride Stacy. (N) (Season premiere) Tamar’s journey. WE Tamar Braxton: Get Ya Life! Tamar Braxton: Get Ya Life! Bridezilla­s Tamar Braxton: Get Ya Life! Two tornadoes. Tropical hurricane. Rocks from frozen lava. Canada; Alaska. Weather Deadline to Disaster Weather Gone Viral Secrets of the Earth Secrets of the Earth WGN America NewsNation NewsNation NewsNation NewsNation MOVIE NETWORKS Cinemax Spacecraft’s crew discovers mission and the craft’s terrifying secrets. Dennis Quaid, Ben Foster (2009) An ordinary man begins a wild adventure through the galaxy after he learns that Earth is going to be destroyed to make way for an intergalac­tic bypass. Sam Rockwell (2005) (9:50) A patriarch of a family suddenly dies. Pandorum The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy Inheritanc­e Encore A demon battles an invincible army. Ron Perlman, Selma Blair (2008) (6:57) An ambitious lawyer’s private battle with AIDS becomes public when he files suit against his law firm for unjustly terminatin­g him because of incompeten­ce. Tom Hanks, Denzel Washington (1993) An M.I.T. student is recruited by a math professor to count cards at blackjack. Jim Sturgess (2008) (11:09) Hellboy II: The Golden Army Philadelph­ia 21 FXM European mercenarie­s must take up arms at Great Wall against horde of monsters. Matt Damon, Jing Tian (2017) (7:30) European mercenarie­s must take up arms at Great Wall against horde of monsters. Matt Damon, Jing Tian (2017) (9:25) In Connecticu­t, childhood friends reunite subsequent to years of growing apart. (2018) The Great Wall The Great Wall Thoroughbr­eds Hallmark Movies A country girl learns that her father has inherited a faraway kingdom. Cindy Busby (2018) (7:00) When a young man, who was recently named as a “Christmas Catch” comes into a woman’s local antique shop, sparks fly, and she starts to wonder what could be. Ashley Newbrough (2019) Jessica’s niece, Pamela, is terrorized by someone while aboard a cruise ship. Royal Hearts A Merry Christmas Match Murder, She Wrote HBO A slave makes the brave decision to try and escape from her life of slavery. Cynthia Erivo (2019) (N) Caitlin tests her gender expression; Fraser and Caitlin’s relationsh­ip changes. Harriet Agents of Chaos We Are Who We Are Lifetime Movie When a mother allows the fun and games at her daughter’s house party to escalate, murder and chaos turn out to be the deadly consequenc­es. Krista Allen, Elise Luthman (2018) A woman searches for her boyfriend after he suddenly disappears during their island vacation, and she discovers that her boyfriend’s mother is on the island. Kate Mansi, Kelly McGillis (2018) Party Mom Maternal Secrets Showtime Marco threatens to kill Steve for sleeping with his girlfriend. Future Supreme Court Justice Thurgood Marshall fights racism and Anti-Semitism as he defends a black chauffeur charged with assaulting his socialite employer. Chadwick Boseman, Josh Gad (2017) (N) The fast rise of a former NBA player. (2014) Shameless Marshall Desus & Mero Iverson Starz Old-school cops Mike Lowery and Marcus Burnett team up once more to take down the vicious leader of a Miami drug cartel on a mission to assassinat­e any threats. Will Smith (2020) (7:54) Emma encounters a charming stranger. A rookie police officer in New Orleans witnesses a drug dealer’s murder. Naomie Harris, Tyrese Gibson (2019) (10:37) Bad Boys for Life Vida Black and Blue TMC When a college lecturer learns that he is about to die, he decides to transform his structured life and become a rebel against authority. (2019) Fired from his job for exposing corrupt business practices, a former biotech executive turns to impregnati­ng wealthy lesbians for profit. Anthony Mackie, Kerry Washington (2004) (9:35) The Professor She Hate Me SPORTS NETWORKS UAB Blazers at South Alabama Jaguars from Hancock Whitney Stadium (Live) ESPN College Football SportsCent­er with Scott Van Pelt (Live) (Live) ESPN2 2020 WNBA Playoffs 2020 WNBA Playoffs DC & Helwani Detroit Tigers at Kansas City Royals from Kauffman Stadium (Live) FS1 MLB Baseball WWE Friday Night 2020 Corales Puntacana Resort & Club Championsh­ip - Round 1 2020 Corales Puntacana Resort & Club Championsh­ip - Round 1 Golf PGA Tour Golf PGA Tour Golf Regional (Live) Oakland Athletics at Los Angeles Dodgers from Dodger Stadium (Live) MLB MLB Baseball MLB Baseball Volume 1 Volume 2 Volume 3 Volume 4 (Live) NBA Playoff Central NBA Action NB80’S NB80’S NB80’S NB80’S Playoff Central NBCSports Poker After Dark Poker After Dark Poker After Dark Poker After Dark Miami Dolphins at Jacksonvil­le Jaguars from TIAA Bank Field (Live) (Live) NFLN NFL Gameday Kickoff Thursday Night Football Thursday Night MOVIES Eastern Time may vary in some cities New episode. 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