This week’s best-sellers from Publishers Weekly

Here are the best-sellers for the week that ended Saturday, Sept. 28, compiled from data from independent and chain bookstores, book wholesalers and independent distributors nationwide, powered by NPD BookScan (c) 2019 NPD Group.

(Reprinted from Publishers Weekly, published by PWxyz LLC. (c) 2019, PWxyz LLC.)


1. "The Water Dancer" by Ta-Nehisi Coates (One World) Last week: –

2. "The Institute" by Stephen King (Scribner) Last week: 1

3. "The Testaments" by Margaret Atwood (Doubleday/Talese) Last week: 2

4. "Vince Flynn: Lethal Agent" by Kyle Mills (Atria/Bestler) Last week: –

5. "The Dutch House" by Ann Patchett (Harper) Last week: –

6. "The Oracle: The Jubilean Mysteries Unveiled" by Jonathan Cahn (Frontline) Last week: 3

7. "Killer Instinct" by James Patterson and Howard Roughan (Little, Brown) Last week: 5

8. "The Girl Who Lived Twice: A Lisbeth Salander Novel" by David Lagercrantz (Knopf) Last week: 6

9. "The Titanic Secret" by Clive Cussler and Jack Du Brul (Putnam) Last week: 7

10. "Vendetta in Death" by J.D. Robb (St. Martin's) Last week: 8


1. "Inside Out: A Memoir" by Demi Moore (Harper) Last week: –

2. "The United States of Trump: How the President Really Sees America" by Bill O'Reilly (Holt) Last week: –

3. "Talking to Strangers: What We Should Know about the People We Don't Know" by Malcolm Gladwell (Little, Brown) Last week: 1

4. "Over the Top: A Raw Journey to Self-Love" by Jonathan Van Ness (HarperOne) Last week: –

5. "Know My Name: A Memoir" by Chanel Miller (Viking) Last week: –

6. "Exonerated: The Failed Takedown of President Donald Trump by the Swamp" by Dan Bongino (Post Hill) Last week: –

7. "Super Attractor: Methods for Manifesting a Life Beyond Your Wildest Dreams" by Gabrielle Bernstein (Hay House) Last week: –

8. "The Ride of a Lifetime: Lessons Learned from 15 Years as CEO of the Walt Disney Company" by Robert Iger (Random House) Last week: –

9. "Permanent Record" by Edward Snowden (Metropolitan) Last week: 3

10. "Stories That Stick: How Storytelling Can Captivate Customers, Influence Audiences, and Transform Your Business" by Kindra Hall (HarperCollins Leadership) Last week: –

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