1. Camino Island, by John Grisham. (Doubleday) A search for stolen rare manuscripts leads to a Florida island.

2. Murder Games, by James Patterson and Howard Roughan. (Little, Brown) An expert on serial murder becomes involved in the hunt for a New York City killer.

3. Use of Force, by Brad Thor. (Atria/Emily Bestler) Counterterrorism operative Scot Harvath is called in when a missing terrorism suspect drowns off the Italian coast.

4. Into the Water, by Paula Hawkins. (Riverhead) In this psychological thriller by the author of “The Girl on the Train,” women are found drowned in a river in an English town.

5. The Duchess, by Danielle Steel. (Delacorte) A 19th-century British duke’s daughter, disinherited by her half-brothers, flees to Paris to make a new life.

6. The Identicals, by Elin Hilderbrand. (Little, Brown) Complications in the lives of identical twins raised separately by divorced parents on Nantucket and Martha’s Vineyard.

7. Wired, by Julie Garwood. (Berkley) An FBI agent recruits an idealistic (and beautiful) hacker to help him find a leaker.

8. A Gentleman in Moscow, by Amor Towles. (Viking) A Russian count undergoes 30 years of house arrest.

9. The Silent Corner, by Dean Koontz. (Bantam) An FBI agent investigates an alarming surge in suicides, including her husband’s. The first in a new series.

10. The Force, by Don Winslow. (Morrow/HarperCollins) A detective sergeant and his crew in Manhattan North deal with gangs, drugs and guns, and steal millions of dollars.


1. Rediscovering Americanism, by Mark R. Levin. (Threshold Editions) Radio host argues that the founding fathers would be shocked by the expansion of modern government. (b)

2. Hillbilly Elegy, by J.D. Vance. (HarperCollins) A Yale Law School graduate looks at the struggles of America’s white working class through his own childhood.

3. Astrophysics for People in a Hurry, by Neil deGrasse Tyson. (Norton) A straightforward, easy-to-understand introduction to the universe.

4. Dangerous, by Milo Yiannopoulos. (Dangerous Books) The alt-right provocateur criticizes political correctness. (b)

5. Al Franken, Giant of the Senate, by Al Franken. (Twelve) A memoir by the Democratic senator from Minnesota and former “Saturday Night Live” writer and performer.

6. The Swamp, by Eric Bolling. (St. Martin’s) A Fox News host suggests how Donald Trump can fight corruption and cronyism in Washington. (b)

7. Understanding Trump, by Newt Gingrich. (Center Street) Former House speaker explains the president’s philosophy and political agenda.(b)

8. Option B, by Sheryl Sandberg and Adam Grant. (Knopf) Sandberg’s experience after her husband’s sudden death and Grant’s psychological research provide insight on facing adversity and building resilience.

9. I Can’t Make This Up, by Kevin Hart with Neil Strauss. (37 INK/Atria) The comedian’s personal and professional life.

10. Theft by Finding, by David Sedaris. (Little, Brown) Excerpts from the writer’s diaries, 1977-2002.

Advice, How-To, Miscellaneous

1. The Subtle Art of Not Giving a ----, by Mark Manson. (HarperOne/HarperCollins) How to stop trying to be “positive” all the time and become better at handling adversity. (b)

2. You Are a Badass, by Jen Sincero. (Running Press) Tips for the doubtful and self-effacing on roaring ahead through life.

3. The Five Love Languages, by Gary Chapman. (Northfield) A guide to communicating love in a way that your spouse understands.

4. Make Your Bed, by William H. McRaven. (Grand Central) A retired admiral writes about approaches that can change your life.

5. The Whole30, by Melissa Hartwig. (Houghton Mifflin Harcourt) A 30-day guide to better health, weight loss, improved digestion and a stronger immune system. (b)


Rankings reflect sales at venues nationwide for the week ending July 8. A (b) indicates that some sellers report receiving bulk orders.