1. The President Is Missing, by Bill Clinton and James Patterson. (Little, Brown and Knopf) President Jonathan Duncan, a Gulf War veteran and widower, takes on adversaries at home and abroad.

2. The Outsider, by Stephen King. (Scribner) A detective investigates a seemingly wholesome member of the community when an 11-year-old boy’s body is found.

3. Shelter in Place, by Nora Roberts. (St. Martin’s) Survivors of a mass shooting outside a mall in Portland, Maine, develop different coping mechanisms and face a new menace.

4. The Death of Mrs. Westaway, by Ruth Ware. (Gallery/Scout) A tarot card reader mistakenly receives an inheritance letter and attends the funeral of the deceased.

5. Brief Cases, by Jim Butcher. (Ace) A dozen stories about Harry Dresden, Chicago’s only professional wizard.

6. The Fallen, by David Baldacci. (Grand Central) Amos Decker puts his talents toward solving a string of murders.

7. The Gray Ghost, by Clive Cussler and Robin Burcell. (Putnam) Sam and Remi Fargo search for a Rolls-Royce prototype that has vanished for a second time.

8. When Life Gives You Lululemons, by Lauren Weisberger. (Simon & Schuster) Emily Charlton plans a comeback from the suburbs. From the author of “The Devil Wears Prada.”

9. Us Against You, by Fredrik Backman. (Atria) Beartown’s hockey team gets a new coach and their rivalry with a neighboring team escalates.

10. Turbulence, by Stuart Woods. (Putnam) The 46th book in the Stone Barrington series.


1. Calypso, by David Sedaris. (Little, Brown) A collection of comedic stories on mortality, middle age and a beach house dubbed the Sea Section.

2. Trump’s America, by Newt Gingrich. (Center Street) The former speaker of the House’s views on the achievements of and obstacles facing the current administration. (b)

3. The Sun Does Shine, by Anthony Ray Hinton with Lara Love Hardin. (St. Martin’s) A wrongfully imprisoned man on death row becomes a beacon to his fellow inmates.

4. How to Change Your Mind, by Michael Pollan. (Penguin Press) A personal account of how psychedelics might help the mentally ill and people dealing with everyday challenges.

5. The Soul of America, by Jon Meacham. (Random House) The present political climate is contextualized through the lens of difficult moments in American history.

6. The World As It Is, by Ben Rhodes. (Random House) A memoir by the former speechwriter and deputy national security adviser to President Barack Obama.

7. The Restless Wave, by John McCain and Mark Salter. (Simon & Schuster) A memoir by the Republican senator from Arizona.

8. Factfulness, by Hans Rosling with Ola Rosling and Anna Rosling Ronnlund. (Flatiron) A look at our biases and how the world is in a better state than we might think.

9. Lincoln’s Last Trial, by Dan Abrams and David Fisher. (Hanover Square) The 1859 courtroom battle in which Abraham Lincoln defended the murderer of his protégé.

10. A Higher Loyalty, by James Comey. (Flatiron) The former FBI director recounts cases and personal events that shaped his outlook on justice.

Advice, How-To, Miscellaneous

1. Magnolia Table, by Joanna Gaines with Marah Stets. (Morrow)

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

3. The Plant Paradox, by Steven R. Gundry. (Harper Wave/HarperCollins)

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

5. Girl, Wash Your Face, by Rachel Hollis. (Thomas Nelson) (b)


Rankings reflect sales at venues nationwide for the week ending June 9. 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.