Bestsellers: 'The Black Box' tops list

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Publishers Weekly's list of national bestsellers powered by Nielsen BookScan for the week ending Dec. 2.


1. THE BLACK BOX, by Michael Connelly (Little, Brown)

2. NOTORIOUS NINETEEN, by Janet Evanovich (Bantam)

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3. COLD DAYS, by Jim Butcher (Roc)

4. THE FORGOTTEN, by David Baldacci (Grand Central)

5. THE RACKETEER, by John Grisham (Doubleday)


6. AGENDA 21, by Glenn Beck (Threshold)

7. MERRY CHRISTMAS, ALEX CROSS, by James Patterson (Little, Brown)

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8. THE LAST MAN, by Vince Flynn (Atria)

9. GONE GIRL, by Gillian Flynn (Crown)

10. THE CASUAL VACANCY, by J.K. Rowling (Little, Brown)

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1. KILLING KENNEDY, by Bill O'Reilly and Martin Dugard (Henry Holt)

2. BAREFOOT CONTESSA FOOLPROOF, by Ina Garten (Clarkson Potter)

3. THOMAS JEFFERSON: THE ART OF POWER, by Jon Meacham (Random House)

4. GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS (Guinness World Records)

5. NO EASY DAY, by Mark Owen (Dutton)

6. THE VIRGIN DIET, by J.J. Virgin (Harlequin)

7. THE 4-HOUR CHEF, by Timothy Ferriss (New Harvest)

8. AMERICA AGAIN, by Stephen Colbert (Grand Central)

9. THE SMITTEN KITCHEN COOKBOOK, by Deb Perelman (Knopf)

9. I DECLARE, by Joel Osteen (FaithWords)


1. PROOF OF HEAVEN, by Eben Alexander (Simon & Schuster)

2. FIFTY SHADES OF GREY, by E.L. James (Vintage)

3. THE PERFECT HOPE, by Nora Roberts (Berkley)

4. FIFTY SHADES FREED, by E.L. James (Vintage)

5. FIFTY SHADES DARKER, by E.L. James (Vintage)

6. TEAM OF RIVALS, by Doris Kearns Goodwin (Simon & Schuster)

7. LIFE OF PI, by Yann Martel (Mariner)

8. REFLECTED IN YOU, by Sylvia Day (Berkley)

9. THE PARIS WIFE, by Paula McLain (Ballantine)

10. THE PERKS OF BEING A WALLFLOWER, by Stephen Chbosky (MTV Books)

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