Here are the best-sellers for the week that ended Saturday, July 13, compiled from data from independent and chain bookstores, book wholesalers and independent distributors nationwide.


1. “Where the Crawdads Sing.” Delia Owens. Putnam

2. “Under Currents.” Nora Roberts. St. Martin’s

3. “Summer of ’69.” Elin Hilderbrand. Little, Brown

4. “City of Girls.” Elizabeth Gilbert. Riverhead

5. “Backlash.” Brad Thor. Atria/Bestler

6. “Lost and Found.” Danielle Steel. Delacorte

7. “Knife.” Jo Nesbo. Knopf

8. “Unsolved.” Patterson/Ellis. Little, Brown

9. “Evvie Drake Starts Over.” Linda Holmes. Ballantine

10. “The Chain.” Adrian McKinty. Mulholland


1. “Justice on Trial.” Hemingway/Severino. Regnery

2. “Unfreedom of the Press.” Mark R. Levin. Threshold

3. “The Pioneers.” David McCullough. Simon & Schuster

4. “Three Women.” Lisa Taddeo. Avid Reader

5. “Becoming.” Michelle Obama. Crown

6. “America’s Reluctant Prince.” Steven M. Gillon. Dutton

7. “Girl, Stop Apologizing.” Rachel Hollis. HarperCollins Leadership

8. “Songs of America.” Meacham/McGraw. Random House

9. “Dare to Lead.” Brene Brown. Random House

10. “For the Good of the Game.” Bud Selig. Morrow


1. “The Reckoning.” John Grisham. Dell

2. “Cottage by the Sea.” Debbie Macomber. Ballantine

3. “Tailspin.” Sandra Brown. Vision

4. “Past Tense.” Lee Child. Dell

5. “Triple Homicide.” James Patterson. Vision

6. “The Store.” Patterson/DiLallo. Grand Central

7. “The Perfect Couple.” Elin Hilderbrand. Little, Brown

8. “In His Father’s Footsteps.” Danielle Steel. Dell

9. “Someone to Honor.” Mary Balogh. Berkley

10. “Texas Home.” Debbie Macomber. Mira


1. “Before We Were Yours.” Lisa Wingate. Ballantine

2. “The Tattooist of Auschwitz.” Heather Morris. Harper

3. “Little Fires Everywhere.” Celeste Ng. Penguin

4. “The Overstory.” Richard Powers. Norton

5. “The Reckoning.” John Grisham. Bantam

6. “The Mueller Report.” Scribner

7. “The Fight Girls.” Noelle Salazar. Mira

8. “The Woman in the Window.” A.J. Finn. Morrow

9. “The Outsider.” Stephen King. Gallery

10. “Official SAT Study Guide (2020 ed.).” College Board