Jun 20, 2014 — In Carl Hiaasen's Bad Monkey, a Miami health inspector investigates a murder involving a dismembered arm reeled in off the Florida Keys. It appears at No. 6.
May 30, 2014 — At No. 10, Dan Brown's Inferno features Robert Langdon grappling with a riddle tied to Dante's masterpiece.
May 9, 2014 — John le Carre's counterterrorism thriller, A Delicate Truth, appears at No.10.
Apr 25, 2014 — Sean King and Michelle Maxwell investigate a fallen soldier who may not actually be dead. King and Maxwell appear at No. 11.
Mar 28, 2014 — Mr. Penumbra's 24-Hour Bookstore, Robin Sloan's tale of an unusual shopkeeper's secrets, hits half a year on the list.
Dec 27, 2013 — At No. 2, John Grisham's Sycamore Row returns to the world of his first novel, A Time to Kill.
Dec 20, 2013 — The Aviator's Wife, at No. 12, is Melanie Benjamin's retelling of the life of Anne Morrow Lindbergh.
Dec 13, 2013 — The Gods of Guilt, Michael Connelly's latest Lincoln Lawyer thriller, debuts at No. 9.
Dec 11, 2013 — Fresh Air's book critic says it's just a fluke that 9 of the 11 titles she picked this year were written by female authors. Her favorites include a jumbo-sized Dickensian novel, a biography of Ben Franklin's sister, a comedy of manners, a stunning Scandinavian mystery and more.
Dec 4, 2013 — NPR staff and critics selected more than 200 standout titles. Now it's up to you: Choose your own adventure! Use our tags to search through books and find the perfect read for yourself or someone else.