Bestsellers for the week of May 5

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A selection of books at BookHampton in East Hampton. Photo Credit: Newsday photo / Ana P. Gutierrez

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Publishers Weekly's list of national bestsellers powered by Nielsen BookScan for the week of May 5.



1. 12TH OF NEVER, by James Patterson and Maxine Paetro (Little, Brown)

2. THE HIT, by David Baldacci (Grand Central)

3. WHISKEY BEACH, by Nora Roberts (Putnam)

4. DADDY'S GONE A HUNTING, by Mary Higgins Clark (Simon & Schuster)

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5. FLY AWAY, by Kristin Hannah (St. Martin's)

6. NOS4A2, by Joe Hill (William Morrow)

7. BEST KEPT SECRET, by Jeffrey Archer (St. Martin's)

8. PARIS: THE NOVEL, by Edward Rutherfurd (Doubleday)

9. GONE GIRL, by Gillian Flynn (Crown)


10. LIFE AFTER LIFE, by Kate Atkinson (Little, Brown)



1. WAITING TO BE HEARD, by Amanda Knox (Harper)

2. LEAN IN, by Sheryl Sandberg (Knopf)

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3. LET'S EXPLORE DIABETES WITH OWLS, by David Sedaris (Little, Brown)

4. THE DUCK COMMANDER FAMILY, by Willie & Korie Robertson (Howard Books)

5. COOKED, by Michael Pollan (Penguin)

6. IT'S ALL GOOD, by Gwyneth Paltrow (Grand Central)

7. LIFE CODE, by Dr. Phil McGraw (Bird Street Books)

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8. JUMPSTART TO SKINNY, by Bob Harper (Ballantine)

9. BUNKER HILL, by Nathaniel Philbrick (Viking)




1. WIND CHIME POINT, by Sherryl Woods (Mira)

2. STOLEN PREY, by John Sandford (Berkley)

3. INFORMED RISK, by Robyn Carr (Harlequin)

4. GUILTY WIVES, by James Patterson and David Ellis (Vision)

5. ODD APOCALYPSE, by Dean Koontz (Bantam)

6. THE BEST OF ME, by Nicholas Sparks (Grand Central)

7. COURAGEOUS, by Diana Palmer (Harlequin)

8. BARE IT ALL, by Lori Foster (Harlequin)

9. JUDGMENT CALL, by J.A. Jance (Harper)

10. AGAINST THE EDGE, by Kat Martin (Mira)

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