1. House of Spies, by Daniel Silva. (Harper) Gabriel Allon, the Israeli art restorer and spy, now the head of Israel’s secret intelligence service, pursues an ISIS mastermind.

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

3. 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.

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. 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.

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

7. 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.

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

9. Seven Stones to Stand or Fall, by Diana Gabaldon. (Delacorte) A collection of Outlander short fiction.

10. Two Nights, by Kathy Reichs. (Bantam) Sunday Night, the heroine of a new series from the creator of Temperance Brennan, searches for a girl who may have been kidnapped by a cult.


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

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

3. 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.

4. 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.

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

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

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

8. Option B, by Sheryl Sandberg and Adam Grant. (Knopf) Insight on facing adversity and building resilience.

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

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

11. Everything All at Once, by Bill Nye. (Rodale) Part memoir, part celebration of science and problem-solving. (x)

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

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

5. The Plant Paradox, by Steven R. Gundry. (Harper Wave/HarperCollins) The hidden dangers in “healthy” foods.

Rankings reflect sales at venues nationwide for the week ending July 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.