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

2. The Perfect Couple, by Elin Hilderbrand. (Little, Brown) A body is found in Nantucket Harbor hours before a picture-perfect wedding.

3. 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.

4. Tom Clancy Line of Sight, by Mike Maden. (Putnam) Jack Ryan Jr. risks his life to protect a woman in a country on the brink of civil war.

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

6. 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.

7. When Life Gives You Lululemons, by Lauren Weisberger. (Simon & Schuster) Emily Charlton plans a comeback from the suburbs.

8. There There, by Tommy Orange. (Knopf) A multigenerational story exploring the plight of the urban Native American.

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

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


1. Yes We (Still) Can, by Dan Pfeiffer. (Twelve) The former White House communications director prescribes a way forward for Democrats.

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

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

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. 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)

6. Educated, by Tara Westover. (Random House) The daughter of survivalists leaves home for a university.

7. Bad Blood, by John Carreyrou. (Knopf) The rise and fall of the biotech startup Theranos. (x)

8. 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.

9. 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.

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

Advice, How-To, Miscellaneous

1. Fail Until You Don’t, by Bobby Bones. (Dey St.) (b)

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

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

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

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


Rankings reflect sales at venues nationwide for the week ending June 23. 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.