Here are the best-sellers for the week that ended Saturday, June 1, compiled from data from independent and chain bookstores, book wholesalers and independent distributors nationwide.


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

2. “Queen Bee.” Dorothea Benton Frank. Morrow

3. “The 18th Abduction.” Patterson/Paetro. Little, Brown

4. “Redemption.” David Baldacci. Grand Central

5. “Sunset Beach.” Mary Kay Andrews. St Martin’s

6. “The Guest Book.” Sarah Blake. Flatiron

7. “Blessing in Disguise.” Danielle Steel. Delacorte

8. “Fire & Blood.” George R.R. Martin. Bantam

9. “The Stiehl Assassin.” Terry Brooks. Del Rey

10. “Neon Prey.” John Sandford. Putnam


1. “Stay Sexy & Don’t Get Murdered.” Kilgariff/Hardstark. Forge

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

3. “Howard Stern Comes Again.” Howard Stern. Simon & Schuster

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

5. “Sea Stories.” William H. McRaven. Grand Central

6. “Becoming.” Michelle Obama. Crown

7. “Everything Is F.cked.” Mark Manson. Harper

8. “Range.” David Epstein. Riverhead

9. “Medical Medium: Celery Juice.” Anthony William. Hay House

10. “Anthony Bourdain Remembered.” Ecco


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

2. “Past Tense.” Lee Child. Dell

3. “Liar, Liar.” Lisa Jackson. Zebra

4. “Riding Shotgun.” William W. Johstone. Pinnacle

5. “The Summoning.” Heather Graham. Mira

6. “Spymaster.” Brad Thor. Pocket

7. “Triple Homicide.” James Patterson. Vision

8. “Unbridled.” Diana Palmer. HQN

9. “Texas Nights.” Debbie Macomber. Mira

10. “The Gray Ghost.” Cussler/Burcell. Putnam


1. “The Mueller Report.” Scribner

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

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

4. “Long Road to Mercy.” David Baldacci. Grand Central

5. “The Mueller Report.” Skyhorse

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

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

8. “The Mister.” E.L. James. Vintage

9. “A Gentleman in Moscow.” Amor Towles. Penguin Books

10. “The Death of Mrs. Westaway.” Ruth Ware. Scout