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Monday, July 6, 2020

Hot This Week: July 6

The first list for the month of July sees the timely film Burden join in movies. The music chart features new albums from iconic musicians Bob Dylan and Neil Young. The fiction list remains largely the same, while nonfiction sees new political entries from John Bolton and David Horowitz.

Movies
  1. The Hunt (Blu-ray)
  2. The Invisible Man (Blu-ray | 4K)
  3. Bloodshot (Blu-ray | 4K)
  4. Bad Boys for Life (Blu-ray | 4K)
  5. Sonic the Hedgehog (Blu-ray | 4K)
  6. The Call of the Wild (Blu-ray | 4K)
  7. Impractical Jokers: The Movie (Blu-ray)
  8. Jumanji: The Next Level (Blu-ray | 4K)
  9. Burden
  10. Birds of Prey (Blu-ray | 4K)
Music
  1. Lil Baby, My Turn
  2. Bob Dylan, Rough and Rowdy Ways
  3. Post Malone, Hollywood's Bleeding
  4. Lady Gaga, Chromatica
  5. The Weeknd, After Hours
  6. Harry Styles, Fine Line
  7. Lamb of God, Lamb of God
  8. Neil Young, Homegrown
  9. Roddy Ricch, Please Excuse Me for Being Antisocial
  10. Luke Combs, What You See Is What You Get
Fiction
  1. 28 Summers, Elin Hilderbrand
  2. Where the Crawdads Sing, Delia Owens
  3. Camino Winds, John Grisham
  4. The Summer House, James Patterson and Brendan DuBois
  5. The Guest List, Lucy Foley
  6. If It Bleeds, Stephen King
  7. Fair Warning, Michael Connelly
  8. American Dirt, Jeanine Cummins
  9. Deacon King Kong, James McBride
  10. Hideaway, Nora Roberts
Nonfiction
  1. The Room Where It Happened, John Bolton
  2. Between the World and Me, Ta-Nehesi Coates
  3. Untamed, Glennon Doyle
  4. Me and White Supremacy, Layla F. Saad
  5. Countdown 1945, Chris Wallace and Mitch Weiss
  6. Becoming, Michelle Obama
  7. The Splendid and the Vile, Erik Larson
  8. Educated, Tara Westover
  9. Blitz, David Horowitz
  10. United States of Socialism, Dinesh D'Souza

Monday, June 29, 2020

Hot This Week: June 29

There are several new titles your patrons will be looking for as we head into the holiday week, beginning with the Impractical Jokers, who bring their antics to their first big-screen feature. In music, K-pop sensation NCT 127 brings their latest album back to the list for the first time since March. A new novel from bestselling author Elin Hilderbrand top's this week's fiction list, while a look at First Lady Melania Trump debuts in nonfiction.

Movies
  1. The Hunt (Blu-ray)
  2. The Invisible Man (Blu-ray | 4K)
  3. Impractical Jokers: The Movie (Blu-ray)
  4. Bloodshot (Blu-ray | 4K)
  5. The Call of the Wild (Blu-ray | 4K)
  6. Bad Boys for Life (Blu-ray | 4K)
  7. Birds of Prey (Blu-ray | 4K)
  8. Sonic the Hedgehog (Blu-ray | 4K)
  9. Fantasy Island (Blu-ray)
  10. 2 Minutes of Fame
Music
  1. Lil Baby, My Turn
  2. Lady Gaga, Chromatica
  3. Post Malone, Hollywood's Bleeding
  4. The Weeknd, After Hours
  5. Harry Styles, Fine Line
  6. Roddy Ricch, Please Excuse Me for Being Antisocial
  7. NCT 127, NCT #127: Neo Zone, the 2nd Album
  8. Luke Combs, What You See Is What You Get
  9. Billie Eilish, When We All Fall Asleep, Where Do We Go?
  10. Luke Combs, This One's for You
Fiction
  1. 28 Summers, Elin Hilderbrand
  2. Where the Crawdads Sing, Delia Owens
  3. Camino Winds, John Grisham
  4. The Summer House, James Patterson and Brendan DuBois
  5. If It Bleeds, Stephen King
  6. Deacon King Kong, James McBride
  7. Fair Warning, Michael Connelly
  8. The Guest List, Lucy Foley
  9. Tom Clancy: Firing Point, Mike Maden
  10. Daddy's Girls, Danielle Steel
Nonfiction
  1. Countdown 1945, Chris Wallace and Mitch Weiss
  2. Untamed, Glennon Doyle
  3. The Splendid and the Vile, Erik Larson
  4. Becoming, Michelle Obama
  5. Between the World and Me, Ta-Nehesi Coates
  6. Me and White Supremacy, Layla F. Saad
  7. Educated, Tara Westover
  8. The Art of Her Deal, Mary Jordan
  9. United States of Socialism, Dinesh D'Souza
  10. Fortitude, Dan Crenshaw

Monday, June 22, 2020

Hot This Week: June 22

Welcome to summer! This week's list sees the horror satire The Hunt take over the top spot. In music, Lil Baby bumps Lady Gaga to return to #1. Three new titles in fiction include new novels from James Patterson and Danielle Steel, while nonfiction gains entries from Chris Wallace and Stacey Abrams.

Movies
  1. The Hunt (Blu-ray)
  2. The Invisible Man (Blu-ray | 4K)
  3. The Call of the Wild (Blu-ray | 4K)
  4. Birds of Prey (Blu-ray | 4K)
  5. Bad Boys for Life (Blu-ray | 4K)
  6. Sonic the Hedgehog (Blu-ray | 4K)
  7. Fantasy Island (Blu-ray)
  8. The Way Back (Blu-ray)
  9. Bloodshot (Blu-ray | 4K)
  10. Jumanji: The Next Level (Blu-ray | 4K)
Music
  1. Lil Baby, My Turn
  2. Lady Gaga, Chromatica
  3. Post Malone, Hollywood's Bleeding
  4. The Weeknd, After Hours
  5. Roddy Ricch, Please Excuse Me for Being Antisocial
  6. Harry Styles, Fine Line
  7. Luke Combs, What You See Is What You Get
  8. Billie Eilish, When We All Fall Asleep, Where Do We Go?
  9. Morgan Wallen, If I Know Me
  10. Luke Combs, This One's for You
Fiction
  1. Where the Crawdads Sing, Delia Owens
  2. Camino Winds, John Grisham
  3. The Summer House, James Patterson and Brendan DuBois
  4. Daddy's Girls, Danielle Steel
  5. Fair Warning, Michael Connelly
  6. If It Bleeds, Stephen King
  7. Tom Clancy: Firing Point, Mike Maden
  8. Hideaway, Nora Roberts
  9. The Guest List, Lucy Foley
  10. Walk the Wire, David Baldacci
Nonfiction
  1. Countdown 1945, Chris Wallace and Mitch Weiss
  2. Untamed, Glennon Doyle
  3. Between the World and Me, Ta-Nehesi Coates
  4. Becoming, Michelle Obama
  5. The Splendid and the Vile, Erik Larson
  6. Our Time Is Now, Stacey Abrams
  7. Educated, Tara Westover
  8. United States of Socialism, Dinesh D'Souza
  9. Me and White Supremacy, Layla F. Saad
  10. My Vanishing Country, Bakari Sellers

Monday, June 15, 2020

Hot This Week: June 15

This week's movie list adds Robert the Bruce, which sees Angus Macfadyen return to the role of the titular Scottish hero he first played in 1995's Braveheart. New albums from Lady Gaga and Jimmy Buffett take over the week's music chart. In fiction, new novels from Lucy Foley and Emily Giffin make the list. Nonfiction sees debuts from political commentator Dinesh D'Souza and journalist Rutger Bregman, along with the return of Ta-Nehisi Coates's popular racial treatise, Between the World and Me.

Movies
  1. The Invisible Man (Blu-ray | 4K)
  2. The Call of the Wild (Blu-ray | 4K)
  3. Birds of Prey (Blu-ray | 4K)
  4. Bloodshot (Blu-ray | 4K)
  5. Sonic the Hedgehog (Blu-ray | 4K)
  6. Fantasy Island (Blu-ray)
  7. Bad Boys for Life (Blu-ray | 4K)
  8. The Way Back (Blu-ray)
  9. Robert the Bruce (Blu-ray)
  10. Dolittle (Blu-ray | 4K)
Music
  1. Lady Gaga, Chromatica
  2. Jimmy Buffett, Life on the Flip Side
  3. Lil Baby, My Turn
  4. The Weeknd, After Hours
  5. Post Malone, Hollywood's Bleeding
  6. Roddy Ricch, Please Excuse Me for Being Antisocial
  7. Luke Combs, What You See Is What You Get
  8. Harry Styles, Fine Line
  9. Mac Miller, Circles
  10. Billie Eilish, When We All Fall Asleep, Where Do We Go?
Fiction
  1. Where the Crawdads Sing, Delia Owens
  2. The Guest List, Lucy Foley
  3. Camino Winds, John Grisham
  4. The Lies That Bind, Emily Giffin
  5. Fair Warning, Michael Connelly
  6. Hideaway, Nora Roberts
  7. If It Bleeds, Stephen King
  8. Big Summer, Jennifer Weiner
  9. Walk the Wire, David Baldacci
  10. American Dirt, Jeanine Cummins
Nonfiction
  1. Untamed, Glennon Doyle
  2. Between the World and Me, Ta-Nehesi Coates
  3. Becoming, Michelle Obama
  4. The Splendid and the Vile, Erik Larson
  5. Me and White Supremacy, Layla F. Saad
  6. United States of Socialism, Dinesh D'Souza
  7. Educated, Tara Westover
  8. My Vanishing Country, Bakari Sellers
  9. Humankind, Rutger Bregman
  10. Talking to Strangers, Malcolm Gladwell

Monday, June 8, 2020

Hot This Week: June 8

Two new movies bookend this week's list, with the new horror adaptation of The Invisible Man at the top and the new Disney Pixar animated hit Onward at #10. The new release from the 1975 debuts at #2 on the music chart, which also sees the entry of If I Know Me, the debut album from country singer Morgan Wallen, more than two years after its initial release. New novels from Nora Roberts and Michael Connelly join the list in fiction, with three new entries making it in nonfiction.

Movies
  1. The Invisible Man (Blu-ray | 4K)
  2. The Call of the Wild (Blu-ray | 4K)
  3. Bloodshot (Blu-ray | 4K)
  4. Birds of Prey (Blu-ray | 4K)
  5. The Way Back (Blu-ray)
  6. Sonic the Hedgehog (Blu-ray | 4K)
  7. Fantasy Island (Blu-ray)
  8. Bad Boys for Life (Blu-ray | 4K)
  9. Brahms: The Boy II (Blu-ray)
  10. Onward (Blu-ray | 4K)
Music
  1. Lil Baby, My Turn
  2. The 1975, Notes on a Conditional Form
  3. The Weeknd, After Hours
  4. Post Malone, Hollywood's Bleeding
  5. Roddy Ricch, Please Excuse Me for Being Antisocial
  6. Luke Combs, What You See Is What You Get
  7. Harry Styles, Fine Line
  8. Billie Eilish, When We All Fall Asleep, Where Do We Go?
  9. Morgan Wallen, If I Know Me
  10. Luke Combs, This One's for You
Fiction
  1. Where the Crawdads Sing, Delia Owens
  2. Hideaway, Nora Roberts
  3. Fair Warning, Michael Connelly
  4. Camino Winds, John Grisham
  5. If It Bleeds, Stephen King
  6. Big Summer, Jennifer Weiner
  7. American Dirt, Jeanine Cummins
  8. Walk the Wire, David Baldacci
  9. The 20th Victim, James Patterson and Maxine Paetro
  10. The Silent Patient, Alex Michaelides
Nonfiction
  1. Untamed, Glennon Doyle
  2. Becoming, Michelle Obama
  3. The Splendid and the Vile, Erik Larson
  4. Educated, Tara Westover
  5. Hollywood Park, Mikel Jollett
  6. Me and White Supremacy, Layla F. Saad
  7. Fortitude, Dan Crenshaw
  8. My Vanishing Country, Bakari Sellers
  9. The Lincoln Conspiracy, Brad Meltzer and Josh Mensch
  10. The Rural Diaries, Hilarie Burton Morgan

Monday, June 1, 2020

Hot This Week: June 1

Welcome to June! It's a pretty calm week in terms of movement on our weekly hot list. The most action came in movies, which sees two new titles make the list, led by the Ben Affleck drama The Way Back. In music, the new album from Jason Isbell debuts at #4, while both audiobook lists are made up of popular titles from recent weeks.

Movies
  1. The Way Back (Blu-ray)
  2. The Call of the Wild (Blu-ray | 4K)
  3. Birds of Prey (Blu-ray | 4K)
  4. Bloodshot (Blu-ray | 4K)
  5. Fantasy Island (Blu-ray)
  6. Sonic the Hedgehog (Blu-ray | 4K)
  7. Bad Boys for Life (Blu-ray | 4K)
  8. Brahms: The Boy II (Blu-ray)
  9. Jumanji: The Next Level (Blu-ray | 4K)
  10. Dolittle (Blu-ray | 4K)
Music
  1. Lil Baby, My Turn
  2. The Weeknd, After Hours
  3. Post Malone, Hollywood's Bleeding
  4. Jason Isbell and the 400 Unit, Reunions
  5. Harry Styles, Fine Line
  6. Roddy Ricch, Please Excuse Me for Being Antisocial
  7. Luke Combs, What You See Is What You Get
  8. Billie Eilish, When We All Fall Asleep, Where Do We Go?
  9. Taylor Swift, Lover
  10. Dua Lipa, Future Nostalgia
Fiction
  1. Where the Crawdads Sing, Delia Owens
  2. Camino Winds, John Grisham
  3. If It Bleeds, Stephen King
  4. Walk the Wire, David Baldacci
  5. Big Summer, Jennifer Weiner
  6. The 20th Victim, James Patterson and Maxine Paetro
  7. American Dirt, Jeanine Cummins
  8. The Last Trial, Scott Turow
  9. The Book of Longings, Sue Monk Kidd
  10. The Silent Patient, Alex Michaelides
Nonfiction
  1. Untamed, Glennon Doyle
  2. Becoming, Michelle Obama
  3. The Splendid and the Vile, Erik Larson
  4. Educated, Tara Westover
  5. Fortitude, Dan Crenshaw
  6. The Lincoln Conspiracy, Brad Meltzer and Josh Mensch
  7. The Rural Diaries, Hilarie Burton Morgan
  8. Talking to Strangers, Malcolm Gladwell
  9. The House of Kennedy, James Patterson and Cynthia Fagen
  10. Pelosi, Molly Ball

Tuesday, May 26, 2020

Hot This Week: May 25

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We hope everyone had a safe and enjoyable Memorial Day weekend. Three new movies on our weekly list are led by the DC Comics extravaganza Birds of Prey (and the Fantabulous Emancipation of One Harley Quinn). Hayley Williams, best known for her work with the band Paramore, lands on the music chart with her debut solo album. In fiction, the latest novel from bestselling author Scott Turow makes the list, while new biographies of House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and baseball legend Willie Mays do the same in nonfiction.

Movies
  1. Birds of Prey (Blu-ray | 4K)
  2. Bloodshot (Blu-ray | 4K)
  3. Fantasy Island (Blu-ray)
  4. The Call of the Wild (Blu-ray | 4K)
  5. Sonic the Hedgehog (Blu-ray | 4K)
  6. Bad Boys for Life (Blu-ray | 4K)
  7. Gretel & Hansel (Blu-ray)
  8. I Still Believe (Blu-ray)
  9. Dolittle (Blu-ray | 4K)
  10. Jumanji: The Next Level (Blu-ray | 4K)
Music
  1. Lil Baby, My Turn
  2. The Weeknd, After Hours
  3. Post Malone, Hollywood's Bleeding
  4. Roddy Ricch, Please Excuse Me for Being Antisocial
  5. Luke Combs, What You See Is What You Get
  6. Billie Eilish, When We All Fall Asleep, Where Do We Go?
  7. Dua Lipa, Future Nostalgia
  8. Hayley Williams, Petals for Armor
  9. Harry Styles, Fine Line
  10. Luke Combs, This One's for You
Fiction
  1. Where the Crawdads Sing, Delia Owens
  2. Camino Winds, John Grisham
  3. If It Bleeds, Stephen King
  4. Walk the Wire, David Baldacci
  5. The 20th Victim, James Patterson and Maxine Paetro
  6. Big Summer, Jennifer Weiner
  7. American Dirt, Jeanine Cummins
  8. The Last Trial, Scott Turow
  9. The Book of Longings, Sue Monk Kidd
  10. The Book of Lost Friends, Lisa Wingate
Nonfiction
  1. Untamed, Glennon Doyle
  2. Becoming, Michelle Obama
  3. The Splendid and the Vile, Erik Larson
  4. Educated, Tara Westover
  5. The Lincoln Conspiracy, Brad Meltzer and Josh Mensch
  6. Fortitude, Dan Crenshaw
  7. The Rural Diaries, Hilarie Burton Morgan
  8. Pelosi, Molly Ball
  9. Incomparable, Brie and Nikki Bella
  10. 24, Willie Mays and John Shea

Monday, May 18, 2020

Hot This Week: May 18

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Four new movies make this week's list, led by the comics adaptation Bloodshot starring Vin Diesel. Country music superstar Kenny Chesney's new album debuts atop the music chart. New novels from James Patterson, Jennifer Weiner, and Mary Kay Andrews light up the fiction list, while a memoir from actress Hillarie Burton Morgan leads four new titles in nonfiction.

Movies
  1. Bloodshot (Blu-ray | 4K)
  2. Sonic the Hedgehog (Blu-ray | 4K)
  3. Bad Boys for Life (Blu-ray | 4K)
  4. Gretel & Hansel (Blu-ray)
  5. I Still Believe (Blu-ray)
  6. The Gentlemen (Blu-ray | 4K)
  7. Dolittle (Blu-ray | 4K)
  8. Arkansas (Blu-ray)
  9. Like a Boss (Blu-ray)
  10. Jumanji: The Next Level (Blu-ray | 4K)
Music
  1. Kenny Chesney, Here and Now
  2. Lil Baby, My Turn
  3. The Weeknd, After Hours
  4. Post Malone, Hollywood's Bleeding
  5. Roddy Ricch, Please Excuse Me for Being Antisocial
  6. Luke Combs, What You See Is What You Get
  7. Billie Eilish, When We All Fall Asleep, Where Do We Go?
  8. Jhene Aiko, Chilombo
  9. Dua Lipa, Future Nostalgia
  10. Luke Combs, This One's for You
Fiction
  1. Camino Winds, John Grisham
  2. Where the Crawdads Sing, Delia Owens
  3. If It Bleeds, Stephen King
  4. The 20th Victim, James Patterson and Maxine Paetro
  5. Walk the Wire, David Baldacci
  6. Big Summer, Jennifer Weiner
  7. The Book of Longings, Sue Monk Kidd
  8. Hello, Summer, Mary Kay Andrews
  9. American Dirt, Jeanine Cummins
  10. The Wedding Dress, Danielle Steel
Nonfiction
  1. Untamed, Glennon Doyle
  2. Becoming, Michelle Obama
  3. The Splendid and the Vile, Erik Larson
  4. Educated, Tara Westover
  5. The Rural Diaries, Hilarie Burton Morgan
  6. The Lincoln Conspiracy, Brad Meltzer and Josh Mensch
  7. The House of Kennedy, James Patterson and Cynthia Fagen
  8. Incomparable, Brie and Nikki Bella
  9. Fortitude, Dan Crenshaw
  10. Resistance, Tori Amos

Monday, May 11, 2020

Hot This Week: May 11

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This week's movie listing is led by the blockbuster debut of Sonic the Hedgehog on the big screen. The music chart stays largely the same but welcomes Travis Scott's Astroworld back nearly two years after its release. New novels from bestselling authors John Grisham and Danielle Steel debut in fiction, and a book on social connection from former U.S. Surgeon General Vivek H. Murthy does so in nonfiction.

Movies
  1. Sonic the Hedgehog (Blu-ray | 4K)
  2. Bad Boys for Life (Blu-ray | 4K)
  3. The Gentlemen (Blu-ray | 4K)
  4. Dolittle (Blu-ray | 4K)
  5. Like a Boss (Blu-ray)
  6. The Rhythm Section (Blu-ray)
  7. Jumanji: The Next Level (Blu-ray | 4K)
  8. Underwater (Blu-ray)
  9. Just Mercy (Blu-ray)
  10. The Turning (Blu-ray)
Music
  1. The Weeknd, After Hours
  2. Lil Baby, My Turn
  3. Post Malone, Hollywood's Bleeding
  4. Roddy Ricch, Please Excuse Me for Being Antisocial
  5. Travis Scott, Astroworld
  6. Billie Eilish, When We All Fall Asleep, Where Do We Go?
  7. Luke Combs, What You See Is What You Get
  8. Dua Lipa, Future Nostalgia
  9. Jhene Aiko, Chilombo
  10. Harry Styles, Fine Line
Fiction
  1. Camino Winds, John Grisham
  2. If It Bleeds, Stephen King
  3. Where the Crawdads Sing, Delia Owens
  4. Walk the Wire, David Baldacci
  5. The Book of Longings, Sue Monk Kidd
  6. The Wedding Dress, Danielle Steel
  7. American Dirt, Jeanine Cummins
  8. Masked Prey, John Sandford
  9. The Silent Patient, Alex Michaelides
  10. The Giver of Stars, Jojo Moyes
Nonfiction
  1. Untamed, Glennon Doyle
  2. The Splendid and the Vile, Erik Larson
  3. Becoming, Michelle Obama
  4. Educated, Tara Westover
  5. The House of Kennedy, James Patterson and Cynthia Fagen
  6. More Myself, Alicia Keys and Michelle Burford
  7. The Last Book on the Left, Ben Kissel, Marcus Parks, and Henry Zebrowski
  8. Fortitude, Dan Crenshaw
  9. Together, Vivek H. Murthy
  10. Talking to Strangers, Malcolm Gladwell

Monday, May 4, 2020

Hot This Week: May 4

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Four new movies are hot this week, including the top three on the list. The music chart remains largely the same, with two old favorites rejoining. A collection of four novellas from Stephen King leads three new titles in fiction, while a memoir from actor Val Kilmer debuts in nonfiction.

Movies
  1. Bad Boys for Life (Blu-ray | 4K)
  2. The Gentlemen (Blu-ray | 4K)
  3. Like a Boss (Blu-ray)
  4. Dolittle (Blu-ray | 4K)
  5. Just Mercy (Blu-ray)
  6. Underwater (Blu-ray)
  7. The Turning (Blu-ray)
  8. Jumanji: The Next Level (Blu-ray | 4K)
  9. 1917 (Blu-ray | 4K)
  10. Little Women (Blu-ray)
Music
  1. The Weeknd, After Hours
  2. Lil Baby, My Turn
  3. Post Malone, Hollywood's Bleeding
  4. Roddy Ricch, Please Excuse Me for Being Antisocial
  5. Dua Lipa, Future Nostalgia
  6. Jhene Aiko, Chilombo
  7. Billie Eilish, When We All Fall Asleep, Where Do We Go?
  8. Luke Combs, What You See Is What You Get
  9. Harry Styles, Fine Line
  10. Justin Bieber, Changes
Fiction
  1. If It Bleeds, Stephen King
  2. Walk the Wire, David Baldacci
  3. Where the Crawdads Sing, Delia Owens
  4. Masked Prey, John Sandford
  5. American Dirt, Jeanine Cummins
  6. The Book of Longings, Sue Monk Kidd
  7. The Silent Patient, Alex Michaelides
  8. The Giver of Stars, Jojo Moyes
  9. The Boy from the Woods, Harlan Coben
  10. In Five Years, Rebecca Serle
Nonfiction
  1. Untamed, Glennon Doyle
  2. The Splendid and the Vile, Erik Larson
  3. Educated, Tara Westover
  4. Becoming, Michelle Obama
  5. The House of Kennedy, James Patterson and Cynthia Fagen
  6. I'm Your Huckleberry, Val Kilmer
  7. More Myself, Alicia Keys and Michelle Burford
  8. Arguing with Socialists, Glenn Beck
  9. Fortitude, Dan Crenshaw
  10. The Last Book on the Left, Ben Kissel, Marcus Parks, and Henry Zebrowski

Monday, April 27, 2020

Hot This Week: April 27

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This week's movie list sees Dolittle hold on at the top with two new additions coming in just behind it. The music chart welcomes the new album from the Strokes at #5. A new novel from John Sandford is the lone debut in fiction, while the nonfiction list includes new books from James Patterson and former Secretary of State Madeleine Albright.

Movies
  1. Dolittle (Blu-ray | 4K)
  2. Underwater (Blu-ray)
  3. Just Mercy (Blu-ray)
  4. Jumanji: The Next Level (Blu-ray | 4K)
  5. 1917 (Blu-ray | 4K)
  6. Little Women (Blu-ray)
  7. Spies in Disguise (Blu-ray | 4K)
  8. Knives Out (Blu-ray | 4K)
  9. Gemini Man (Blu-ray | 4K)
  10. The Grudge (Blu-ray)
Music
  1. The Weeknd, After Hours
  2. Lil Baby, My Turn
  3. Post Malone, Hollywood's Bleeding
  4. Roddy Ricch, Please Excuse Me for Being Antisocial
  5. The Strokes, The New Abnormal
  6. Dua Lipa, Future Nostalgia
  7. Billie Eilish, When We All Fall Asleep, Where Do We Go?
  8. Justin Bieber, Changes
  9. Jhene Aiko, Chilombo
  10. Frozen II Soundtrack
Fiction
  1. Where the Crawdads Sing, Delia Owens
  2. Masked Prey, John Sandford
  3. American Dirt, Jeanine Cummins
  4. The Silent Patient, Alex Michaelides
  5. The Boy from the Woods, Harlan Coben
  6. The Glass Hotel, Emily St. John Mandel
  7. In Five Years, Rebecca Serle
  8. Redhead by the Side of the Road, Anne Tyler
  9. The Giver of Stars, Jojo Moyes
  10. Valentine, Elizabeth Wetmore
Nonfiction
  1. Untamed, Glennon Doyle
  2. The Splendid and the Vile, Erik Larson
  3. The House of Kennedy, James Patterson and Cynthia Fagen
  4. Educated, Tara Westover
  5. Becoming, Michelle Obama
  6. Arguing with Socialists, Glenn Beck
  7. More Myself, Alicia Keys and Michelle Burford
  8. Fortitude, Dan Crenshaw
  9. The Last Book on the Left, Ben Kissel, Marcus Parks, and Henry Zebrowski
  10. Hell and Other Destinations, Madeleine Albright and Bill Woodward

Monday, April 20, 2020

Hot This Week: April 20


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Four new movies make this week's list, including two at the top that push Jurassic Park to #3. Sam Hunt's new album debuts on the music chart. Anne Tyler and Lisa Wingate land new novels on the fiction list, while nonfiction sees four new additions.

Movies
  1. Dolittle (Blu-ray | 4K)
  2. Little Women (Blu-ray)
  3. Jumanji: The Next Level (Blu-ray | 4K)
  4. 1917 (Blu-ray | 4K)
  5. Cats (Blu-ray)
  6. Spies in Disguise (Blu-ray | 4K)
  7. The Grudge (Blu-ray)
  8. Knives Out (Blu-ray | 4K)
  9. Gemini Man (Blu-ray | 4K)
  10. The Night Clerk
Music
  1. The Weeknd, After Hours
  2. Lil Baby, My Turn
  3. Sam Hunt, Southside
  4. Roddy Ricch, Please Excuse Me for Being Antisocial
  5. Dua Lipa, Future Nostalgia
  6. Post Malone, Hollywood's Bleeding
  7. Jhene Aiko, Chilombo
  8. Justin Bieber, Changes
  9. Billie Eilish, When We All Fall Asleep, Where Do We Go?
  10. Frozen II Soundtrack
Fiction
  1. Where the Crawdads Sing, Delia Owens
  2. American Dirt, Jeanine Cummins
  3. The Boy from the Woods, Harlan Coben
  4. Redhead by the Side of the Road, Anne Tyler
  5. The Silent Patient, Alex Michaelides
  6. Valentine, Elizabeth Wetmore
  7. The Glass Hotel, Emily St. John Mandel
  8. The Book of Lost Friends, Lisa Wingate
  9. The Giver of Stars, Jojo Moyes
  10. Texas Outlaw, James Patterson and Andrew Bourelle
Nonfiction
  1. Untamed, Glennon Doyle
  2. The Splendid and the Vile, Erik Larson
  3. The Last Book on the Left, Ben Kissel, Marcus Parks, and Henry Zebrowski
  4. Fortitude, Dan Crenshaw
  5. Arguing with Socialists, Glenn Beck
  6. Educated, Tara Westover
  7. More Myself, Alicia Keys and Michelle Burford
  8. Becoming, Michelle Obama
  9. Open Book, Jessica Simpson and Kevin Carr O'Leary
  10. Nothing General About It, Maurice Bernard