PUBLISHERS WEEKLY BEST-SELLERS

The Associated Press
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HARDCOVER FICTION

1. “A Time for Mercy” by John Grisham (Doubleday)

2. “Deadly Cross” by James Patterson (Little, Brown)

3. “Ready Player Two” by Ernest Cline (Ballantine)

4. “The Return” by Nicholas Sparks (Grand Central Publishing)

5. “The Vanishing Half” by Brit Bennett (Riverhead)

6. “Daylight” by David Baldacci (Grand Central Publishing)

7. “The Sentinel” by Lee Child (Delacorte)

8. “The Awakening” by Nora Roberts (St. Martin's Press)

9. “The Law of Innocence” by Michael Connelly (Little, Brown)

10. “The Midnight Library” by Matt Haig (Viking)

11. “Fortune and Glory” by Janet Evanovich (Atria)

12. “If It Bleeds” by Stephen King (Scribner)

13. “Tom Clancy: Shadow of the Dragon” by Marc Cameron (G.P. Putnam's Sons)

14.“The Evening and the Morning” by Ken Follett (Viking)

15. “The Invisible Life of Addie Larue” by V.E. Schwab (Tor)

HARDCOVER NONFICTION

1. “A Promised Land” by Barack Obama (Crown)

2. “Greenlights” by Matthew McConaughey (Crown)

3. “Humans” by Brandon Stanton (St. Martin’s Press)

4. “Modern Comfort Food” by Ina Garten (Clarkson Potter)

5. “Bag Man” by Maddow/Yarvitz (Crown)

6. “Guinness World Records 2021″ (Guinness World Records)

7. “The Happy in a Hurry Cookbook” by Doocy/Doocy (William Morrow)

8. “Caste” by Isabel Wilkerson (Random House)

9. “Untamed” by Glennon Doyle (Dial)

10. “The Last Days of John Lennon” by James Patterson (Little, Brown)

11. “Magnolia Table, Vol. 2” by Joanna Gaines (William Morrow)

12. “Killing Crazy Horse” by O’Reilly/Dugard (Henry Holt & Co,)

13. “Is This Anything?” by Jerry Seinfeld (Simon & Schuster)

14. “The Splendid and the Vile” by Erik Larson (Crown)

15. “Modern Warriors” by Pete Hegseth (Broadside)

MASS MARKET PAPERBACKS

1. “Moral Compass” by Danielle Steel (Dell)

2. “Unsolved” by Patterson/Ellis (Grand Central Publishing)

3. “Texas Kill of the Mountain Man” by William W. Johnstone (Pinnacle)

4. “A Christmas Message” by Debbie Macomber (Mira)

5. “The Morning After” by Lisa Jackson (Zebra)

6. “The River Murders” by Patterson/Born (Grand Central Publishing)

7. “Someday with You” by Nora Roberts (Silhouette)

8. “True Blue K-9 Unit: Brooklyn Christmas” by Laura Scott (Love Inspired)

9. “White Hot” by Sandra Brown (Pocket)

10. “The Deserter” by Nelson Demille (Pocket)

11. “Light the Stars” by Raeanne Thayne (Harlequin)

12. “The Shotgun Wedding” by William W. Johnstone (Pinnacle)

13. “Spy” by Danielle Steel (Dell)

14. “Wyoming True” by Diana Palmer (HQN)

15. “The Guardians” by John Grisham (Dell)

TRADE PAPERBACKS

1. “Interesting Stories for Curious People” by Bill O’Neill (LAK)

2. “Home Body” by Rupi Kaur (Andrews McMeel)

3. “Shuggie Bain” by Douglas Stuart (Grove)

4. “Burn After Writing (pink)” by Sharon Jones (TarcherPerigee)

5. “NYPD Red 6” by Patterson/Karp (Grand Central Publishing)

6. “The Step-by-Step Instant Pot Cookbook” by Jeffrey Eisner (Voracious)

7. “The Truths We Hold” by Kamala Harris (Penguin Books)

8. “The Old Farmer’s Almanac 2021″ (Old Farmer’s Almanac)

9. “The Institute” by Stephen King (Gallery)

10. “Circe” by Madeline Miller (Back Bay)

11. “The Stand” (movie tie-in) by Stephen King (Anchor)

12. “F(asterisk)ck Off, Coronavirus, I'm Coloring" (Ink & Willow)

13. “The World Almanac and Book of Facts 2021” by Sarah Hanssen (World Almanac)

14. “Texas Outlaw” by Patterson/Bourelle (Grand Central Publishing)

15. "Hillbilly Elegy" (movie tie-in) by J.D. Vance (Harper)

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