1. While Justice Sleeps, by Stacey Abrams. (Doubleday) When Justice Wynn slips into a coma, his law clerk, Avery Keene, must unravel the clues of a controversial case.

2. Sooley, by John Grisham. (Doubleday) Samuel Sooleymon receives a basketball scholarship to North Carolina Central and determines to bring his family over from a civil war-ravaged South Sudan.

3. 21st Birthday, by James Patterson and Maxine Paetro. (Little, Brown) The 21st book in the "Women's Murder Club" series. New evidence changes the investigation of a missing mother.

4. The Hill We Climb, by Amanda Gorman. (Viking) The poem read on President Joe Biden's Inauguration Day, by the youngest poet to write and perform an inaugural poem.

5. That Summer, by Jennifer Weiner. (Atria) Daisy Shoemaker receives e-mails intended for a woman leading a more glamorous life and finds there was more to this accident.

6. Project Hail Mary, by Andy Weir. (Ballantine) Ryland Grace awakes from a long sleep alone and far from home, and the fate of humanity rests on his shoulders.

7. The Midnight Library, by Matt Haig. (Viking) Nora Seed finds a library beyond the edge of the universe that contains books with multiple possibilities of the lives one could have lived.

8. The Last Thing He Told Me, by Laura Dave. (Simon & Schuster) Hannah Hall discovers truths about her missing husband and bonds with his daughter from a previous relationship.

9. A Gambling Man, by David Baldacci. (Grand Central) Aloysius Archer, a World War II veteran, seeks to apprentice with Willie Dash, a private eye, in a corrupt California town.

10. The Four Winds, by Kristin Hannah. (St. Martin's) As dust storms roll during the Great Depression, Elsa must choose between saving the family and farm or heading West.


1. Killing the Mob, by Bill O'Reilly and Martin Dugard. (St. Martin's) The 10th book in the conservative commentator's "Killing" series looks at organized crime in the United States during the 20th century.

2. Yearbook, by Seth Rogen. (Crown) A collection of personal essays by the actor, writer, producer, director, entrepreneur and philanthropist.

3. Billie Eilish, by Billie Eilish. (Grand Central) A memoir by the multiple Grammy Award-winning recording artist.

4. What Happened to You? by Bruce D. Perry and Oprah Winfrey. (Flatiron) An approach to dealing with trauma that shifts an essential question used to investigate it.

5. Brat, by Andrew McCarthy. (Grand Central) The travel writer and television director describes coming of age in the New York area and starring in iconic 1980s movie roles.

6. The Premonition, by Michael Lewis. (Norton) Stories of skeptics who went against the official response of the Trump administration to the outbreak of COVID-19. The profiles include a local public-health officer and a group of doctors nicknamed the Wolverines.

7. The Bomber Mafia, by Malcolm Gladwell. (Little, Brown) A look at the key players and outcomes of precision bombing during World War II.

8. Greenlights, by Matthew McConaughey. (Crown) The Academy Award-winning actor shares snippets from the diaries he kept over the past 35 years.

9. Untamed, by Glennon Doyle. (Dial) The activist and public speaker describes her journey of listening to her inner voice.

10. A Promised Land, by Barack Obama. (Crown) In the first volume of his presidential memoirs, Barack Obama offers personal reflections on his formative years and pivotal moments through his first term.

Advice, How-To, Miscellaneous

1. The Boy, the Mole, the Fox and the Horse, by Charlie Mackesy. (HarperOne)

2. The Women of the Bible Speak, by Shannon Bream. (Broadside) (b)

3. Atomic Habits, by James Clear. (Avery) (b)

4. World Travel, by Anthony Bourdain and Laurie Woolever. (Ecco)

5. Make Your Bed, by William H. McRaven. (Grand Central)

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