By Carol Memmott
Crossover success: Popular TV shows are pushing the novels that inspire them to record highs on USA TODAY’s Best-Selling Books list.
Tess Gerritsen’s The Silent Girl has its highest debut of any title in her nine-book Rizzoli & Isles crime series. It enters the list at No. 7 and is the basis for TNT’s Rizzoli & Isles, starring Angie Harmon and Sasha Alexander which began its second season this week.