1. SEE ME, by Nicholas Sparks. (Grand Central) A couple in love are threatened by secrets from the past.

2. THE SURVIVOR, by Vince Flynn and Kyle Mills. (Emily Bestler/Atria) Counterterrorism operative Mitch Rapp must control damage from a leak of CIA documents. Mills finished the book for Flynn, who died in 2013.

3. THE MURDER HOUSE, by James Patterson and David Ellis. (Little, Brown) When bodies are found at a Hamptons estate where a series of grisly murders once occurred, a local detective and former New York City cop investigates.

4. A KNIGHT OF THE SEVEN KINGDOMS, by George R.R. Martin. (Bantam) A collection of three official prequels to "A Song of Ice and Fire."

5. CITY ON FIRE, by Garth Risk Hallberg. (Knopf) Sex, drugs and rock 'n' roll in New York City in the 1970s.

6. 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.

7. THE GIRL IN THE SPIDER'S WEB, by David Lagercrantz. (Knopf) Mikael Blomkvist and Lisbeth Salander are back in this continuation of Stieg Larsson's Millennium series.

8. GO SET A WATCHMAN, by Harper Lee. (Harper) In the mid-1950s, a grown-up Jean Louise Finch returns home to find that her adored father is not as perfect as she believed.

9. THE GIRL ON THE TRAIN, by Paula Hawkins. (Riverhead) A psychological thriller set in the environs of London.

10. MAKE ME, by Lee Child. (Delacorte) In his 20th appearance, Jack Reacher takes on a missing-persons case that takes him into the shadowy reaches of the Internet.


1. HUMANS OF NEW YORK: STORIES, by Brandon Stanton. (St. Martin's) More photographs, this time accompanied by interviews, from the creator of the blog and the book "Humans of New York."

2. KILLING REAGAN, by Bill O'Reilly and Martin Dugard. (Holt) The host of "The O'Reilly Factor" recounts the events surrounding the attempted assassination of President Ronald Reagan in 1981.

3. A MORE PERFECT UNION, by Ben Carson with Candy Carson. (Sentinel) A discussion of the Constitution by the candidate for the Republican presidential nomination.

4. M TRAIN, by Patti Smith. (Knopf) A meditation on art, loss and the past by the musician and author of "Just Kids."

5. A COMMON STRUGGLE, by Patrick J. Kennedy and Stephen Fried. (Blue Rider) The former Rhode Island representative, the son of Sen. Ted Kennedy, describes his troubles with bipolar disorder and addiction and his subsequent advocacy for mental health care and research.

6. WHY NOT ME? by Mindy Kaling. (Crown Archetype) More personal essays from the comedian and actress.

7. BETWEEN THE WORLD AND ME, by Ta-Nehisi Coates. (Spiegel & Grau) A meditation on race in America as well as a personal story by the Atlantic's national correspondent, framed as a letter to his teenage son. (x)

8. THE LAST OF THE PRESIDENT'S MEN, by Bob Woodward. (Simon & Schuster) More revelations from the Nixon White House, based on documents supplied by Alexander Butterfield, the aide who disclosed Nixon's taping system.

9. UNFAITHFUL MUSIC AND DISAPPEARING INK, by Elvis Costello. (Blue Rider) The musician describes his childhood, life and career.

10. FURIOUSLY HAPPY, by Jenny Lawson. (Flatiron) A humorous treatment of the author's life with depression and anxiety disorder.

Advice, How-To and Miscellaneous

1. THE LIFE-CHANGING MAGIC OF TIDYING UP, by Marie Kondo. (Ten Speed) A guide to decluttering by discarding expendable objects all at once and taking charge of your space.

2. THE POWER OF I AM, by Joel Osteen. (FaithWords) The pastor and author says you can determine your success or failure and destiny with the words you use to speak about yourself. (b)

3. BIG MAGIC, by Elizabeth Gilbert. (Riverhead) The author of "Eat, Pray, Love" suggests ways to overcome the obstacles to living a creative life, one driven more strongly by curiosity than by fear.

4. THE 20/20 DIET, by Phil McGraw. (Bird Street) A weight loss plan centered around 20 key foods.

5. RISING STRONG, by Brené Brown. (Spiegel & Grau) A social scientist examines commonalities in the stories of people who have regained their footing in the midst of struggle.

Rankings reflect sales at venues nationwide for the week ending Oct. 17. 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.