1. 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.

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

3. 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; winner of a 2015 Pulitzer Prize.

4. ALERT, by James Patterson and Michael Ledwidge. (Little, Brown) Detective Michael Bennett and the FBI's Emily Parker must save New York City from a deadly threat.

5. SILVER LININGS, by Debbie Macomber. (Ballantine) Jo Marie, keeper of the Rose Harbor Inn, and two guests deal with trouble in relationships.

6. CIRCLING THE SUN, by Paula McLain. (Ballantine) A novel by the author of "The Paris Wife" about Beryl Markham, a horse trainer and aviator who was raised in Kenya.

7. WHO DO YOU LOVE, by Jennifer Weiner. (Atria) Andy and Rachel meet as children, then come together and separate repeatedly over the years. (x)

8. THE NIGHTINGALE, by Kristin Hannah. (St. Martin's) Two sisters in World War II France — one struggling to survive in the countryside, the other joining the Resistance in Paris.

9. LUCKIEST GIRL ALIVE, by Jessica Knoll. (Simon & Schuster) The life of a successful New York magazine writer is shaken when secrets from her past are revealed.

10. THE ENGLISH SPY, by Daniel Silva. (Harper) Gabriel Allon helps British intelligence track down the killer of a beautiful former member of the royal family.


1. PLUNDER AND DECEIT, by Mark R. Levin. (Threshold Editions) Talk-radio host urges young Americans to resist the statist masterminds who, he says, are burdening them with debt and inferior education. (b)

2. 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 national correspondent of the Atlantic, framed as a letter to his teenage son.

3. YOU'RE NEVER WEIRD ON THE INTERNET (ALMOST), by Felicia Day. (Touchstone) A memoir of rising to stardom in the Web video world.

4. THE WRIGHT BROTHERS, by David McCullough. (Simon & Schuster) The story of the bicycle mechanics from Ohio who ushered in the age of flight.

5. MODERN ROMANCE, by Aziz Ansari with Eric Klinenberg. (Penguin Press) Comedian enlists a sociologist to help him understand today's dating scene.

6. BEING MORTAL, by Atul Gawande. (Metropolitan/Holt) Surgeon and New Yorker writer considers how doctors fail patients at the end of life and how they can do better.

7. DEAD WAKE, by Erik Larson. (Crown) The last voyage of the Lusitania, the passenger liner sunk by a German torpedo in 1915.

8. BARBARIAN DAYS, by William Finnegan. (Penguin Press) A surfing chronicle and memoir by a New Yorker writer.

9. MY FIGHT/YOUR FIGHT, by Ronda Rousey with Maria Burns Ortiz. (Regan Arts) The UFC women's bantamweight champion's struggles to succeed.

10. DOWN THE RABBIT HOLE, by Holly Madison. (Dey Street/Morrow) Life inside the Playboy Mansion, by a former bunny and girlfriend of Hugh Hefner.

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 FIVE LOVE LANGUAGES, by Gary Chapman. (Northfield) A guide to communicating love in a way your spouse will understand — with quality time, affirmative words, gifts, acts of service and physical touch.

3. SELP-HELF, by Miranda Sings. (Gallery Books) Comedian and YouTube sensation offers her off-the-cuff tips on love, career and "self-isteam."

4. BRAIN MAKER, by David Perlmutter with Kristin Loberg. (Little, Brown) A neurologist links brain health to the population of microbes inhabiting our bodies.

5. THE WHOLE30, by Melissa Hartwig and Dallas Hartwig. (Houghton Mifflin Harcourt) An overview of a 30-day guide to better health and weight loss. (x)(b)

Rankings reflect sales at venues nationwide for the week ending Aug. 15. 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.