1. COME RAIN OR COME SHINE, by Jan Karon. (Putnam) Dooley, the adopted son of the Mitford character Father Tim Kavanagh, marries his childhood sweetheart.

2. MAKE ME, by Lee Child. (Delacorte) In his 20th appearance, Jack Reacher takes on a missing-persons case.

3. 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.

4. 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.

5. 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.

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

7. X, by Sue Grafton. (Marian Wood/Putnam) A variety of X's lead Kinsey Millhone onto the trail of a cold case.

8. FATES AND FURIES, by Lauren Groff. (Riverhead) A marriage viewed from two perspectives.

9. PURITY, by Jonathan Franzen. (Farrar, Straus & Giroux) A recent college graduate, a German Julian Assange-like activist, an investigative reporter and an heiress in flight from her past strive for integrity and wrestle with secrets. (x)

10. DEVOTED IN DEATH, by J.D. Robb. (Putnam) Lt. Eve Dallas races the clock to save a woman kidnapped by a couple on a murder spree; by Nora Roberts, writing pseudonymously.


1. 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.

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

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

4. 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.

5. 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.

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

7. 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. (x) (b)

8. ACCIDENTAL SAINTS, by Nadia Bolz-Weber. (Convergent) A comic turned pastor documents encounters with grace.

9. 1944, by Jay Winik. (Simon & Schuster) A pivotal year that saw D-Day, the liberation of Paris, Franklin Roosevelt's re-election and the Battle of the Bulge.

10. KILLING THE MESSENGER, by David Brock. (Twelve) A former right-wing operative describes his transformation and passionately defends Hillary Clinton. (b)

Advice, How-To and Miscellaneous

1. 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.

2. 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.

3. 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.

4. THE FOOD LAB, by J. Kenji López-Alt. (Norton) Understanding the science of cooking can help you prepare better everyday dishes at home. Includes hundreds of recipes.

5. THE FIVE LOVE LANGUAGES, by Gary Chapman. (Northfield) A guide to communicating love in a way a spouse will understand.

Rankings reflect sales at venues nationwide for the week ending Sept. 26. 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.