1. GRAY MOUNTAIN, by John Grisham. (Doubleday) A downsized Wall Street lawyer joins a legal clinic in a small Virginia town.

2. ALL THE LIGHT WE CANNOT SEE, by Anthony Doerr. (Scribner) The lives of a blind French girl and a gadget-obsessed German boy before and during World War II.

3. HOPE TO DIE, by James Patterson. (Little, Brown) Detective Alex Cross' family is kidnapped by a madman who wants to turn Cross into a perfect killer.

4. REVIVAL, by Stephen King. (Scribner) The continuing relationship, over five decades, between a disgraced clergyman and a drug-addicted musician.

5. THE ESCAPE, by David Baldacci. (Grand Central) John Puller, a special agent with the Army, hunts for his brother, who was convicted of treason and has escaped from prison.

6. TOM CLANCY: FULL FORCE AND EFFECT, by Mark Grea­ney. (Putnam) A discovery of mineral deposits has changed North Korea's fortunes and made the country even more of a threat for President Jack Ryan.

7. LEAVING TIME, by Jodi Picoult. (Ballantine) A girl employs a psychic and a detective in the search for her mother, who disappeared 10 years ago.

8. REDEPLOYMENT, by Phil Klay. (Penguin Press) Twelve stories by a former Marine who served in Iraq; winner of the 2014 National Book Award.

9. THE BURNING ROOM, by Michael Connelly. (Little, Brown) The Los Angeles detective Harry Bosch and his new partner investigate two long-unsolved cases.

10. FLESH AND BLOOD, by Patricia Cornwell. (Morrow/HarperCollins) Dr. Kay Scarpetta pursues a sniper who may be a vigilante; the 22nd Scarpetta novel.


1. KILLING PATTON, by Bill O'Reilly and Martin Dugard. (Holt) The host of "The O'Reilly Factor" recounts the death of Gen. George S. Patton in December 1945.

2. 41, by George W. Bush. (Crown) The former president's portrait of his father, George H.W. Bush.

3. YES PLEASE, by Amy Poehler. (Dey Street/Morrow) A humorous miscellany from the comedian and actress, a "Saturday Night Live" alumna and the star of "Parks and Recreation."

4. WHAT IF?, by Randall Munroe. (Houghton Mifflin Harcourt) Scientific (but often humorous) answers to hypothetical questions, based in part on the author's website,

5. UNBROKEN, by Laura Hillenbrand. (Random House) An Olympic runner's story of survival as a prisoner of the Japanese in World War II; the basis for the movie.

6. HUMANS OF NEW YORK, by Brandon Stanton. (St. Martin's) Four hundred color photos of New Yorkers.

7. NOT THAT KIND OF GIRL, by Lena Dunham. (Random House) Essays from the creator and star of "Girls."

8. BEING MORTAL, by Atul Gawande. (Metropolitan/ Holt) The surgeon and New Yorker writer considers how doctors fail patients at the end of life, and offers suggestions for how they can do better.

9. AS YOU WISH, by Cary Elwes with Joe Layden. (Touchstone/Simon & Schuster) The making of the movie "The Princess Bride," 25 years ago.

10. THE INNOVATORS, by Walter Isaacson. (Simon & Schuster) Studies of the people who created computers and the Internet, beginning in the 1840s.

Advice, How-To, and Miscellaneous

1. MAKE IT AHEAD!, by Ina Garten. (Clarkson Potter) "Barefoot Contessa" recipes with instructions on preparing, assembling or cooking meals ahead of time.

2. MONEY: MASTER THE GAME, by Tony Robbins. (Simon & Schuster) Seven steps aimed at finding financial security and creating an income for life. (b)

3. THUG KITCHEN, by Thug Kitchen. (Rodale) More than 100 vegan recipes, including cornmeal waffles with strawberry syrup, from the creators of the popular, irreverent website. (b)

4. THE WORLD OF ICE AND FIRE, by George R.R. Martin, Elio M. García Jr. and Linda Antonsson. (Bantam) The history of the Westeros and more about the world of "Game of Thrones."

5. THE LIFE-CHANGING MAGIC OF TIDYING UP, by Marie Kondo. (Ten Speed) Decluttering through the method of discarding things all at once and organizing your space.

Rankings reflect sales at venues nationwide for the week ending Dec. 27, 2014. An (x) indicates that a book's sales are barely distinguishable from those of the book above. A (b) indicates that some sellers report receiving bulk orders.