Bestsellers on display at Turn of the Corkscrew bookstore in...

Bestsellers on display at Turn of the Corkscrew bookstore in Rockville Centre. Credit: Marisol Diaz

Publishers Weekly’s U.S. list powered by NPD BookScan for the week ending Sept. 2.



1. TEXAS RANGER, by James Patterson and Andrew Bourelle (Little, Brown)

2. THE FALL OF GONDOLIN, by J.R.R. Tolkien (HMH)

3. THE PRESIDENT IS MISSING, by Bill Clinton and James Patterson (Little, Brown / Knopf)

4. TAILSPIN, by Sandra Brown (Grand Central)

5. THE OUTSIDER, by Stephen King (Scribner)

6. PIECES OF HER, by Karin Slaughter (Morrow)

7. CIRCE, by Madeline Miller (Little, Brown)

8. MAGIC TRIUMPHS, by Ilona Andrews (Ace)

9. THERE THERE, by Tommy Orange (Knopf)

10. COTTAGE BY THE SEA, by Debbie Macomber (Ballantine)


1. GIRL, WASH YOUR FACE, by Rachel Hollis (Nelson)

2. THE RESTLESS WAVE, by John McCain and Mark Salter (Simon & Schuster)

3. THE RUSSIA HOAX, by Gregg Jarrett (Broadside)

4. MAGNOLIA TABLE, by Joanna Gaines (Morrow)

5. EDUCATED, by Tara Westover (Random House)

6. LIARS, LEAKERS, AND LIBERALS, by Jeanine Pirro (Center Street)

7. AWARE, by Daniel Siegel (TarcherPerigee)

8. 12 RULES FOR LIFE, by Jordan B. Peterson (Random House Canada)

9. UNHINGED, by Omarosa Manigault Newman (Gallery)

10. HOUSE OF TRUMP, HOUSE OF PUTIN, by Craig Unger (Dutton)


1. RICH PEOPLE PROBLEMS, by Kevin Kwan (Anchor)

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

3. ELEANOR OLIPHANT IS COMPLETELY FINE, by Gail Honeyman (Penguin Books)

4. LESS, by Andrew Sean Greer (Back Bay)


6. CRAZY RICH ASIANS (movie tie-in), by Kevin Kwan (Anchor)

7. GRIT, by Angela Duckworth (Scribner)

8. ORIGIN, by Dan Brown (Anchor Books)

9. PACHINKO, by Min Jin Lee (Grand Central)

10. SAPIENS, by Yuval Noah Harari (Harper Perennial)

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