1. The Disappeared, by C.J. Box. (Putnam) A Wyoming game warden teams up with his daughter to find a missing British businesswoman.

2. Red Alert, by James Patterson and Marshall Karp. (Little, Brown) The fifth book in the NYPD Red series. Detectives Zach Jordan and Kylie MacDonald investigate the death of a documentary filmmaker and an explosion at a charity benefit.

3. Accidental Heroes, by Danielle Steel. (Delacorte) Strangers pull together to avert a disaster involving two flights from New York to San Francisco.

4. The Great Alone, by Kristin Hannah. (St. Martin’s) A former prisoner of war returns from Vietnam and moves his family to Alaska, where they face tough conditions.

5. To Die But Once, by Jacqueline Winspear. (Harper) In the months after Britain declared war on Germany in 1940, Maisie Dobbs investigates the disappearance of an apprentice working on a government contract.

6. Little Fires Everywhere, by Celeste Ng. (Penguin Press) An artist upends a quiet town outside Cleveland.

7. The Woman in the Window, by A.J. Finn. (Morrow) A recluse who drinks heavily and takes prescription drugs may have witnessed a crime across from her Harlem townhouse.

8. Before We Were Yours, by Lisa Wingate. (Ballantine) A South Carolina lawyer learns about the questionable practices of a Tennessee orphanage.

9. The Punishment She Deserves, by Elizabeth George. (Viking) Detectives Havers and Lynley investigate the death of a deacon accused of a serious crime in a medieval town in England.

10. The Escape Artist, by Brad Meltzer. (Grand Central) Nola Brown, a painter and trained soldier, discovers a military secret that traces back to Harry Houdini.


1. Russian Roulette, by Michael Isikoff and David Corn. (Twelve) Details of the 2016 presidential election, with an emphasis on Russia’s possible involvement.

2. This Is Me, by Chrissy Metz. (Dey St.) A star of “This Is Us” describes her journey toward self-acceptance.

3. Secret Empires, by Peter Schweizer. (Harper) The author of “Clinton Cash” describes what some politicians might do to enrich themselves while in office. (b)

4. Dear Madam President, by Jennifer Palmieri. (Grand Central) The director of communications for Hillary Clinton’s 2016 presidential campaign and the Obama White House prescribes a new model of leadership.

5. Tiger Woods, by Jeff Benedict and Armen Keteyian. (Simon & Schuster) A deeper look at the personal and professional triumphs and disasters of the champion golfer.

6. Educated, by Tara Westover. (Random House) The daughter of survivalists, who is kept out of school, educates herself enough to leave home for university.

7. Faith, by Jimmy Carter. (Simon & Schuster) The former president discusses the broader meaning of faith and its effect on our lives, including its religious aspects.

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

9. Fire and Fury, by Michael Wolff. (Holt) A journalist offers an inside account of the first year of the Trump White House.

10. Everything Happens for a Reason, by Kate Bowler. (Random House) A divinity school professor examines her tacit beliefs when she learns she has colon cancer.

Advice, How-To, Miscellaneous

1. The Subtle Art of Not Giving a ----, by Mark Manson. (HarperOne/HarperCollins) (b)

2. You Are a Badass, by Jen Sincero. (Running Press)

3. I’ve Been Thinking ..., by Maria Shriver. (Pamela Dorman/Viking)

4. The Five Love Languages, by Gary Chapman. (Northfield)

5. Am I There Yet? by Mari Andrew. (Clarkson Potter)


Rankings reflect sales at venues nationwide for the week ending March 31. 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.