May 27, 2016

Best-Selling Books Week Ended May 22nd.

FICTION

1. ''Oh, the Places You'll Go'' by Dr. Seuss (Random House Children's Books)

2. ''15th Affair'' by James Patterson and Maxine Paetro (Little, Brown)

3. ''The Trials of Apollo: The Hidden Oracle'' by Rick Riordan (Disney-Hyperion)

4. ''The Last Mile'' by David Baldacci (Grand Central Publishing)

5. ''The Fireman'' by Joe Hill (William Morrow)

6. ''The Apartment'' by Danielle Steel (Delacorte)

7. ''The Weekenders'' by Mary Kay Andrews (St. Martin's Press)

8. ''The Girl on the Train'' by Paula Hawkins (Riverhead)

9. ''Extreme Prey'' by John Sandford (G.P. Putnam's Sons)

10. ''Our Great Backyard'' by Laura Bush (HarperCollins)

NONFICTION

1. ''Bare Bones'' by Bobby Bones (Dey Street Books)

2. ''The Gene: An Intimate History'' by Siddhartha Mukherjee (Scribner)

3. ''Jesus Calling'' by Sarah Young (Thomas Nelson)

4. ''Hamilton: The Revolution'' by Miranda/McCarter (Grand Central Publishing)

5. ''Suess-Isms!: A Guide to Life'' by Dr. Suess (Random House)

6. ''Strengths Finder 2.0'' by Tom Rath (Gallup Press)

7. ''The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up'' by Marie Kondo (Ten Speed)

8. ''Grit'' by Angela Duckworth (Scribner)

9. ''When Breath Becomes Air'' by Paul Kalanithi (Random House)

10. ''The Rainbow Comes and Goes'' by Anderson Cooper and Gloria Vanderbilt (Harper)

FICTION E-BOOKS

1. ''Me Before You'' by Jojo Moyes (Vi Keeland)

2. ''In the Clearing'' by Robert Dugoni (Thomas & Mercer)

3. ''15th Affair'' by James Patterson and Maxine Paetro (Little, Brown)

4. ''The Girl in the Ice'' by Roberta Bryndza (Bookouture)

5. ''The Beach House'' by Jane Green (Berkley)

6. ''The Last Mile'' by David Baldacci (Grand Central Publishing)

7. ''Mister O'' by Lauren Blakely (Lauren Blakely Books)

8. ''Thirty-six and a Half Motives'' by Denise Grover Swank (DGS)

9. ''The Weekenders'' by Mary Kay Andrews (St. Martin's Press)

10. ''Beyond the Ice Limit'' by Douglas Preston and Lincoln Child (Grand Central Publishing)

NONFICTION E-BOOKS

1. ''Fortune's Children'' by Arthur T. Vanderbilt (HarperCollins)

2. ''Bare Bones'' by Bobby Jones (Dey Street Books)

3. ''Duel with the Devil'' by Paul Collins (Crown-Archetype)

4. ''The Gene: An Intimate History'' by Siddhartha Mukherjee (Scribner)

5. ''The Last Jew of Treblinka'' by Chil Rajchman (Pegasus Books)

6. ''Women in the Middle Ages'' by Joseph Gies and Frances Gies (HarperCollins)

7. ''Be an Outrageous Older Woman'' by Ruth H. Jacobs (HarperCollins)

8. ''When Breath Becomes Air'' by Paul Kalanithi (Random House)

9. ''It's Not Okay'' by Andi Dorfman (Gallery Books)

10. ''Do Fish Drink Water?'' by Bill McLain (HarperCollins)

Nielsen BookScan gathers point-of-sale book data from about 16,000 locations across the U.S., representing about 85 percent of the nation's book sales. Print-book data providers include all major booksellers and Web retailers, and food stores. E-book data providers include all major e-book retailers. Free e-books and those sold for less than 99 cents are excluded. The fiction and nonfiction lists in all formats include both adult and juvenile titles; the business list includes only adult titles. The combined lists track sales by title across all print and e-book formats; audio books are excluded. Refer questions to Michael.Boone(at)wsj.com.

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