Publishers Weekly's list of national bestsellers powered by Nielsen BookScan for the week ending Dec. 15.



1. SYCAMORE ROW, by John Grisham (Doubleday)

2. COMMAND AUTHORITY, by Tom Clancy (Putnam)

3. CROSS MY HEART, by James Patterson (Little, Brown)

4. THE FIRST PHONE CALL FROM HEAVEN, by Mitch Albom (Harper)

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5. DOCTOR SLEEP, by Stephen King (Scribner)

6. TAKEDOWN TWENTY, by Janet Evanovich (Bantam)

7. THE GOLDFINCH, by Donna Tartt (Little, Brown)

8. INNOCENCE, by Dean Koontz (Bantam)

9. THE GODS OF GUILT, by Michael Connelly (Little, Brown)

10. THE LONGEST RIDE, by Nicholas Sparks (Grand Central)


1. THINGS THAT MATTER, by Charles Krauthammer (Crown Forum)

2. KILLING JESUS, by Bill O'Reilly and Martin Dugard (Henry Holt)

3. GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS 2014 (Guinness World Records)

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4. GEORGE WASHINGTON'S SECRET SIX, by Brian Kilmeade (Sentinel)

5. MIRACLES AND MASSACRES, by Glenn Beck (S&S/Threshold)

6. DAVID AND GOLIATH, by Malcolm Gladwell (Little, Brown)

7. THE PIONEER WOMAN COOKS, by Ree Drummond (William Morrow)

8. THE BULLY PULPIT, by Doris Kearns Goodwin (Simon & Schuster)

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9. SI-COLOGY 1, by Si Robertson (Howard Books)

10. I AM MALALA, by Malala Yousafzai (Little, Brown)


1. MISS KAY'S DUCK COMMANDER KITCHEN, by Kay Robertson (Howard Books)

2. HYPERBOLE AND A HALF, by Allie Brosh (S&S/Touchstone)

3. DARK WITCH, by Nora Roberts (Berkley)

4. WORLD ALMANAC AND BOOK OF FACTS 2014, by Sarah Janssen (World Almanac Books)

5. THE STORYTELLER, by Jodi Picoult (Atria)

6. DEAR LIFE, by Alice Munro (Vintage)

7. LONE SURVIVOR, by Marcus Luttrell (Back Bay Books)

8. ORPHAN TRAIN, by Christina Baker Kline (William Morrow)

9. THE CHRISTMAS WEDDING, by James Patterson and Richart DiLallo (Grand Central)

10. FOUR BLOOD MOONS, by John Hagee (Worthy)