Michael Connelly, Owen Egerton top best-sellers lists


NEW YORK TIMES

BEST-SELLERS

FICTION

1. ‘The Late Show,’ Michael Connelly

2. ‘Camino Island,’ John Grisham

3. ‘The Lying Game,’ Ruth Ware

4. ‘Paradise Valley,’ C.J. Box

5. ‘House of Spies,’ Daniel Silva

6. ‘Into the Water,’ Paula Hawkins

7. ‘The Painted Queen,’ Elizabeth Peters and Joan Hess

8. ‘A Gentleman in Moscow,’ Amor Towles

9. ‘Murder Games,’ James Patterson and Howard Roughan

10. ‘The Identicals,’ Elin Hilderbrand

NONFICTION

1. ‘Astrophysics for People in a Hurry,’ Neil deGrasse Tyson

2. ‘Hillbilly Elegy,’ J.D. Vance

3. ‘Al Franken, Giant of the Senate,’ Al Franken

4. ‘Devil’s Bargain,’ Joshua Green

5. ‘Rediscovering Americanism,’ Mark R. Levin

6. ‘Option B,’ Sheryl Sandberg and Adam Grant

7. ‘Dangerous,’ Milo Yiannopoulos

8. ‘Killers of the Flower Moon,’ David Grann

9. ‘The Operator,’ Robert O’Neill

10. ‘Understanding Trump,’ Newt Gingrich

PAPERBACKS

1. ‘The Woman in Cabin 10,’ Ruth Ware

2. ‘Milk and Honey,’ Rupi Kaur

3. ‘Ready Player One,’ Ernest Cline

4. ‘Truly Madly Guilty,’ Liane Moriarty

5. ‘The Handmaid’s Tale,’ Margaret Atwood

6. ‘Lilac Girls,’ Martha Hall Kelly

7. ‘Behind Closed Doors,’ B. A. Paris

8. ‘The Couple Next Door,’ Shari Lapena

9. ‘The Whistler,’ John Grisham

10. ‘All the Light We Cannot See,’ Anthony Doerr

LOCAL

BEST-SELLERS

BOOKPEOPLE

FICTION

1. ‘Hollow,’ Owen Egerton

2. ‘Ready Player One,’ Ernest Cline

3. ‘Milk & Honey,’ Rupi Kaur

4. ‘Blood for Ghosts,’ John Perryman

5. ‘Gork, the Teenage Dragon,’ Gabe Hudson

6. ‘All the Light We Cannot See,’ Anthony Doerr

7. ‘Ghachar Ghochar,’ Vivek Shanbhag

8. ‘The Late Show,’ Michael Connelly

9. ‘Tropic of Kansas,’ Christopher Brown

10. ‘Meddling Kids,’ Edgar Cantero

NONFICTION

1. ‘Perennial Seller: The Art of Making and Marketing Work That Lasts,’ Ryan Holiday

2. ‘The Gift of Goodbye: A Story of Agape Love,’ Rebecca White Munn

3. ‘Hunger: A Memoir of (My) Body,’ Roxane Gay

4. ‘Astrophysics for People in a Hurry,’ Neil DeGrasse Tyson

5. ‘Theft by Finding: Diaries (1977-2002),’ David Sedaris

6. ‘Bad Feminist: Essays,’ Roxane Gay

7. ‘Hillbilly Elegy,’ J.D. Vance

8. ‘You Are a Badass,’ Jen Sincero

9. ‘On Tyranny,’ Timothy Snyder

10.’ Too Fat, Too Slutty, Too Loud,’ Anne Helen Petersen

CHILDRENS AND YOUNG ADULT BOOKS

1. ‘Wings of Fire: Darkness of Dragons,’ Tui T Sutherland

2. ‘Star Wars: Jedi Academy #5: The Force Oversleeps,’ Jarrett Krosoczka

3. ‘Carry On,’ Rainbow Rowell

4. ‘Gaston,’ Kelly DiPuccio

5. ‘The Legend of Rock Paper Scissors,’ Drew Daywalt

6. ‘The Hate U Give,’ Angie Thomas

7. ‘Minecraft: The Island,’ Max Brooks

8. ‘I Like Myself,’ Karen Beaumont

9. ‘Everything, Everything,’ Nicola Yoon

10. ‘Narwhal: Unicorn of the Sea,’ Ben Clanton



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