Written by Ella Thomson on Tuesday, November 20th, 2012

Some of the year’s top bestsellers from the best authors around are coming out this season, so readers everywhere are obviously very excited. Here are some of the latest major releases from this week and last…

Mitch Rapp returns for the 13th time in The Last Man. An invaluable CIA asset has gone missing, and with him, secrets that in the wrong hands could prove disastrous. The only question is: Can Mitch Rapp find him first? As on November 13th, you can purchase The Last Man by Vince Flynn in hardcover, eBook and audiobook formats. A paperback edition is forthcoming on April 30th, 2013.

James Patterson returns with his 19th installment of his Alex Cross series – Merry Christmas, Alex Cross. It’s Christmas Eve and Detective Alex Cross has been called out to catch someone who’s robbing his church’s poor box. That mission behind him, Alex returns home to celebrate with Bree, Nana, and his children. The tree decorating is barely underway before his phone rings again — a horrific hostage situation is quickly spiraling out of control. Merry Christmas, Alex Cross came out on November 12th in hardcover, eBook and audiobook formats. Zoo: The Graphic Novel by Patterson and Michael Ledwidge is also out today.

For the kids out there, we have a new Diary of a Wimpy Kid book! It’s #7 in the series, and was also released on the 13th. You can pick up The Third Wheel in hardcover and audiobook formats.

New Jersey bounty hunter Stephanie Plum is certain of three truths: People don’t just vanish into thin air. Never anger old people. And don’t do what Tiki tells you to do. Notorious Nineteen by Janet Evanovich was released today, is #19 in the series and is available in hardcover, eBook and audiobook formats. A large print paperback edition will be released on the 27th.

Special Agent John Puller is the best there is. A combat veteran, Puller is the man the U.S. Army relies on to investigate the toughest crimes facing the nation. Now he has a new case-but this time, the crime is personal: His aunt has been found dead in Paradise, Florida. You can find The Forgotten by in hardcover, eBook and audiobook formats. A paperback version will be out March 26th, 2013. The novel is the sequel to his novel Zero Day.

Deborah Knott is back in the 18th book in her series. You can find The Buzzard Table in hardcover and eBook formats as of today.

In Red Country by Joe Abercrombie, Shy South hoped to bury her bloody past and ride away smiling, but she’ll have to sharpen up some bad old ways to get her family back, and she’s not a woman to flinch from what needs doing. She sets off in pursuit with only a pair of oxen and her cowardly old step father Lamb for company. But it turns out Lamb’s buried a bloody past of his own. And out in the lawless Far Country the past never stays buried. You can find Red Country in hardcover and eBook formats.

Witches are real—and each of us may be one—in this all-new paranormal suspense novel titled Witch World from #1 New York Times bestselling author Christopher Pike. The novel is out now in hardcover, eBook and audiobook formats.

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