Here are the best-sellers for the week that ended Saturday, Feb. 23, compiled from data from independent and chain bookstores, book wholesalers and independent distributors nationwide.


1. The Chef. Patterson/DiLallo. Little, Brown

2. Where the Crawdads Sing. Delia Owens. Putnam

3. Never Tell. Lisa Gardner. Dutton

4. Connections in Death. J.D. Robb. St. Martin’s

5. Mission Critical. Mark Greaney. Berkley

6. The Silent Patient. Alex Michaelides. Celadon

7. The Reckoning. John Grisham. Doubleday

8. Black Leopard, Red Wolf. Marlon James. Riverhead

9. Fire & Blood. George R.R. Martin. Bantam

10. Liar Liar. Patterson/Fox. Little, Brown


1. The Threat. Andrew G. McCabe. St. Martin’s

2. Becoming. Michelle Obama. Crown

3. Educated. Tara Westover. Random House

4. Brave, Not Perfect. Reshma Saujani. Currency

5. Keto Diet. Josh Axe. Little, Brown Spark

6. Grateful American. Gary Sinise. Nelson

7. Feeding You Lies. Vani Hari. Hay House

8. Spearhead. Adam Makos. Ballantine

9. It’s Not Supposed to Be This Way. Lysa TerKeurst. Nelson

10. Dreyer’s English. Benjamin Dreyer. Random House


1. Devil’s Daughter. Lisa Kleypas. Avon

2. Fifty Fifty. Patterson/Fox. Vision

3. The Cast. Danielle Steel. Dell

4. Stroke of Luck. B.J. Daniels. HQN

5. Without Mercy. Lisa Jackson. Zebra

6. The Disappeared. C.J. Box. Putnam

7. This Matter of Marriage. Debbie Macomber. Mira

8. A Willing Murder. Jude Deveraux. Mira

9. The Wrong Highlander. Lynsay Sands. Avon

10. Vengeance Road. Christine Feehan. Berkley


1. The Tattooist of Auschwitz. Heather Morris. Harper

2. The Lost Girls of Paris. Pam Jenoff. Park Row

3. Juror .3. Patterson/Allen. Grand Central

4. Total Control. David Baldacci. Grand Central

5. Tailspin. Sandra Brown. Grand Central

6. Eleanor Oliphant Is Completely Fine. Gail Honeyman. Penguin Books

7. The Perfect Couple. Elin Hilderbrand. Back Bay

8. The House Next Door. James Patterson. Grand Central

9. The Immortalists. Chloe Benjamin. Putnam

10. An American Marriage. Tayari Jones. Algonquin