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1. THE OTHER WOMAN ,by Daniel Silva. (HarperColl­ins) Gabriel Al­lon, the art re­storer and as­sas­sin, fights the Rus­sians to de­cide the fate of the post­war global or­der. (Weeks on the list: 1)

2. THE PRES­I­DENT IS MISS­ING, by Bill Clin­ton and James Pat­ter­son. (Lit­tle, Brown and Knopf) Pres­i­dent Jonathan Dun­can, a Gulf War vet­eran and wid­ower, takes on ad­ver­saries at home and abroad. (7)

3. THE AD­VEN­TURE ZONE: HERE THERE BE GERBLINS ,by Clint McEl­roy et al. Il­lus­trated by Carey Pi­etsch. (First Sec­ond) Based on the pod­cast from the McEl­roy fam­ily, a graphic novel fea­tur­ing an elf wizard, a dwarf cleric and a hu­man fighter who go on a jour­ney. (1)

4. SHARP OB­JECTS ,by Gil­lian Flynn. (Broad­way) Af­ter a stay at a psy­chi­atric hos­pi­tal, a re­porter re­turns (re­luc­tantly) to her home­town to cover the mur­ders of two girls. (8)

5. COT­TAGE BY THE SEA ,by Deb­bie Ma­comber. (Bal­lan­tine) Annie Mar­low forms new re­la­tion­ships in the Pa­cific North­west as she tries to re­cover from tragedy. (1)

6. ORI­GIN, by Dan Brown. (Dou­ble­day) A sym­bol­ogy pro­fes­sor goes on a per­ilous quest with a beau­ti­ful mu­seum di­rec­tor. (21)

7. THE OUT­SIDER ,by Stephen King. (Scrib­ner) A de­tec­tive in­ves­ti­gates a seem­ingly whole­some mem­ber of the com­mu­nity when an 11-year-old boy’s body is found. (9)

8. THE PER­FECT COU­PLE, by Elin Hilder­brand. (Lit­tle, Brown) A body is found in Nan­tucket Har­bor hours be­fore a pic­ture-per­fect wed­ding. (5)

9. ALL WE EVER WANTED, by Emily Gif­fin. (Bal­lan­tine) A scan­dal sends mem­bers of two Nashville fam­i­lies into chaos. (4)

10. THE ROOSTER BAR ,by John Gr­isham. (Ban­tam/Dell) Three stu­dents at a sleazy for-profit law school hope to ex­pose the stu­dent-loan banker who runs it. (7)

11. CRAZY RICH ASIANS ,by Kevin Kwan. (An­chor) A New Yorker gets a sur­prise when she spends the sum­mer with her boyfriend in Sin­ga­pore. (6)

12. ALL YOUR PERFECTS ,by Colleen Hoover. (Atria) Quinn and Gra­ham’s mar­riage de­pends on past promises. (1)

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