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. All We Ever Wanted, by Emily Giffin. (Ballantine) A scandal sends members of two Nashville families into chaos.

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

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. 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. (x)

7. 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.

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

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

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


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

3. 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.

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

5. Believe It, by Nick Foles with Joshua Cooley. (Tyndale Momentum) The ups and downs of the quarterback who led the Philadelphia Eagles to their 2018 Super Bowl win. (b)

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

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

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

9. The Plot to Destroy Democracy, by Malcolm Nance. (Hachette) The former U.S. intelligence officer describes the tools and techniques used by Vladimir Putin to affect the 2016 election.

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

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

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

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


Rankings reflect sales at venues nationwide for the week ending June 30. 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.