1. The Obsession, by Nora Roberts. (Berkley) A woman is haunted by her father's crimes as she tries to pursue love and her work as a photographer.

2. The Nest, by Cynthia D'Aprix Sweeney. (Ecco/HarperCollins) Siblings in a dysfunctional New York family must grapple with a reduced inheritance.

3. Fool Me Once, by Harlan Coben. (Dutton) A retired Army helicopter pilot faces combat-related nightmares and mysteries concerning the deaths of her husband and sister.

4. As Time Goes By, by Mary Higgins Clark. (Simon & Schuster) Secrets emerge when a TV journalist searching for her birth mother covers the trial of the widow of a wealthy doctor.

5. Most Wanted, by Lisa Scottoline. (St. Martin's) A woman discovers that her sperm donor is a murderer.

6. The Nightingale, by Kristin Hannah. (St. Martin's) One sister in World War II France struggles to survive in the countryside, while the other joins the Resistance in Paris.

7. Miller's Valley, by Anna Quindlen. (Random House) A young woman comes of age during an assault on the land and the people she loves.

8. 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.

9. The 14th Colony, by Steve Berry. (Minotaur) Covert operative Cotton Malone must thwart an agent loyal to the former Soviet Union.

10. The Girl on the Train, by Paula Hawkins. (Riverhead) A psychological thriller set in the environs of London.


1. Hamilton: The Revolution, by Lin-Manuel Miranda and Jeremy McCarter. (Grand Central/Melcher Media) The libretto of the Grammy-winning musical, annotated by its creator, along with backstage photos, a production history and interviews with the cast.

2. The Rainbow Comes and Goes, by Anderson Cooper and Gloria Vanderbilt. (Harper) Mother and son discuss their relationship and difficult family history.

3. The Sleep Revolution, by Arianna Huffington. (Harmony) What research reveals about the dangers of sleep deprivation. (b)

4. When Breath Becomes Air, by Paul Kalanithi. (Random House) A memoir by a physician diagnosed with Stage IV lung cancer at 36.

5. The Third Wave, by Steve Case. (Simon & Schuster) In the current era, entrepreneurs will use technology to revolutionize various sectors of the economy. (b)

6. First Women, by Kate Andersen Brower. (Harper) The 10 first ladies since 1960, based on interviews with White House staff, social secretaries and friends.

7. Between the World and Me, by Ta-Nehisi Coates. (Spiegel & Grau) A meditation on race in America; winner of National Book Award.

8. Seven Brief Lessons on Physics, by Carlo Rovelli. (Riverhead) An introduction to modern physics.

9. Lab Girl, by Hope Jahren. (Knopf) A geobiologist shares her fascination with plants and her vocation.

10. Being Mortal, by Atul Gawande. (Metropolitan/Holt) The surgeon and New Yorker writer considers how doctors fail patients at the end of life and how they can do better. (x)

Advice, How-To, Miscellaneous

1. It's All Easy, by Gwyneth Paltrow with Thea Baumann. (Grand Central Life and Style) The actress offers more than 125 recipes for fast and healthful meals.

2. The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up, by Marie Kondo. (Ten Speed) A guide to decluttering by discarding your expendable objects all at once.

3. Hungry Girl: Clean and Hungry, by Lisa Lillien. (St. Martin's Griffin) Easy all-natural recipes under 375 calories. (b)

4. The Five Love Languages, by Gary Chapman. (Northfield) A guide to communicating love in a way a spouse will understand.

5. Cravings, by Chrissy Teigen with Adeena Sussman. (Clarkson Potter) The model and television personality's cooking tips and recipes for the definitely-not-diet foods she loves. (b)

Rankings reflect sales at venues nationwide for the week ending April 16. 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.