April 11, 2014

PAPERBACK

Fiction

1. SHADOW SPELL

(Berkley, $17). By Nora Roberts. A tangle with a woman causes rift in an close-knit Irish clan. [2]

2. NEVER GO BACK

(Dell, $9.99). By Lee Child. Jack Reacher makes it to northeastern Virginia, but the military officer he is suppose to meet goes missing. [1]

3. STARTING NOW

(Ballantine, $7.99). By Debbie Macomber. When a high-strung, ambitious workaholic is sacked, she finds refuge at Seattle’s favorite yarn store. [1]

4. DADDY’S GONE A HUNTING

(Pocket, $7.99). By Mary Higgins Clark. A family furniture store burns down and a mystery emerges from the ashes. [3]

5. KING AND MAXWELL

(Grand Central $16). By David Baldacci. Private investigators Sean King and Michelle Maxwell search for a soldier missing in Afghanistan. [2]

6. THE GREAT GATSBY

(Scribner, $15). By F. Scott Fitzgerald. The classic American novel of love lost and fortunes gained in the Jazz Age. [47]

7. WHISKEY BEACH

(Berkley, $17). By Nora Roberts. A disgraced lawyer escapes to a beach house, where he finds love and solace. [1]

8. ORPHAN TRAIN

(William Morrow , $14.99).By Christina Baker Kline. An orphan helps an elderly woman clean out her home. The work will change both their lives. [3]

9. FORGET ME NOT

(Zebra, $7.99). By Fern Michaels. While settling her parent’s estate, a cartoon artists unravels her family’s dark past. [2]

10. THE LAST BRIDE

(Bethany house, $15.99). By Beverly Lewis. An Amish couple elopes, when they return they face social ostracism. [1]

Nonfiction

1. HEAVEN IS FOR REAL: A LITTLE BOY’S ASTOUNDING STORY OF HIS TRIP TO HEAVEN AND BACK

(Thomas Nelson, $16.99). By Todd Burpo and Lynn Vincent . [10]

2. TAKE THE LEAD: MOTIVATE, INSPIRE, AND BRING OUT THE BEST IN YOURSELF AND EVERYONE AROUND YOU

(Atria, $16). By Betsy Myers. [1]

3. THE HOW CAN IT BE GLUTEN FREE COOKBOOK

(America's Test Kitchen, $26.95). [5]

4. TYPE TALK AT WORK: HOW THE 16 PERSONALITY TYPES DETERMINE YOUR SUCCESS ON THE JOB

(Delta, $18). By Otto Kroeger, Janet M. Thuesen and Hile Rutledge. [2]

5. THE 5 LOVE LANGUAGES: THE SECRET TO LOVE THAT LASTS

(Northfield, $14.99). By Gary D. Chapman. Knowing that special someone. [89]

6. HOW GOOD PEOPLE MAKE TOUGH CHOICES REV. ED.: RESOLVING THE DILEMMAS OF ETHICAL LIVING

(Harper, $15.99). By Rushworth M. Kidder. [5]

7. 10-DAY GREEN SMOOTHIE CLEANSE: LOSE UP TO 15 POUNDS IN 10 DAYS!

(Adiva, $16.99). By J.J. Smith. [3]

8. CRYSTAL CLEAR: A HUMAN-POWERED METHODOLOGY FOR SMALL TEAMS: A HUMAN-POWERED METHODOLOGY FOR SMALL TEAMS

(Addison-Wesley, $39.99). By Alistair Cockburn. [1]

9. THE OFFICIAL SAT STUDY GUIDE

(College Board, $21.99). By the College Board. [181]

10. THE GIFTS OF IMPERFECTION: LET GO OF WHO YOU THINK YOU’RE SUPPOSED TO BE AND EMBRACE WHO YOU ARE

(Hazelden, $14.95). By Brene Brown. [11]

Fiction

1. I’VE GOT YOU UNDER MY SKIN

(Simon & Schuster, $26.99). By Mary Higgins Clark. “Tell your mother she’s next, then it’s your turn” a man says after murdering the boy’s father. Five years later, he’s back. [1]

2. THE KING

(NAL, $27.95). By J.R. Ward. Wrath inherits his father’s throne but a war threatens to destroy his power. [1]

3. NYPD RED 2

(Little, Brown, $28). By James Patterson and Marshall Karp. A wealthy woman is found brutally murdered on a Central Park carousel. New York’s best detectives are put on the case. [2]

4. THE GOLDFINCH

(Little, Brown, $30). By Donna Tartt. The coming of age story of a young man who lost his mother in a terrorist bombing. [24]

5. BY ITS COVER

(Atlantic Monthly, $26). By Donna Leon. When pages have been stolen from a rare book, the investigation seems easy enough to Commissario Guido Brunetti. Then someone is killed. [1]

6. POWER PLAY

(Delacorte, $28) By Danielle Steel. Power, success and greed threaten the careers of two California chief executives. [4]

7. MISSING YOU

(Dutton, $27.95). By Harlan Coben. Eighteen years later, a woman finds her ex-fiance on a dating Web site. Little does she know it will lead her into a deadly conspiracy. [3]

8. BLOSSOM STREET BRIDES

(Ballantine, $26). By Debbie Macomber. Three women seek love in a Seattle yarn store. [2]

9. THE INVENTION OF WINGS

(Viking, $27.95). By Sue Monk Kidd. The life and times of a Charleston belle and her slave servant. [13]

10. THE PHOENIX PROJECT

(IT Revolution, $29.95). By Gene Kim. An IT manager takes on an overhaul of a company’s technology infrastructure. It has the attention of the chief executive. Can he handle the pressure? [1]

Nonfiction

1. FLASH BOYS: A WALL STREET REVOLT

(W. W. Norton, $27.95). By Michael Lewis. [1]

2. SUCCESS THROUGH STILLNESS: MEDITATION MADE SIMPLE

(Gotham, $20). By Russell Simmons and Chris Morrow. [1]

3. THE PROMISE OF A PENCIL: HOW AN ORDINARY PERSON CAN CREATE EXTRAORDINARY CHANGE

(Scribner, $25). By Adam Braun. [1]

4. DON’T HURT PEOPLE AND DON’T TAKE THEIR STUFF: A LIBERTARIAN MANIFESTO

(William Morrow, $23.99). By Matt Kibbe. [1]

5. THRIVE: THE THIRD METRIC TO REDEFINING SUCCESS AND CREATING A LIFE OF WELL-BEING, WISDOM, AND WONDER

(Harmony, $26) By Arianna Huffington. [3]

6. THINGS A LITTLE BIRD TOLD ME: CONFESSIONS OF THE CREATIVE MIND

(Grand Central, $26). By Biz Stone. [1]

7. THE HUNGRY GIRL DIET: BIG PORTIONS. BIG RESULTS. DROP 10 POUNDS IN 4 WEEKS

(St. Martin's Griffin, $26.99). By Lisa Lillien. [2]

8. STRENGTHS FINDER 2.0: ... ONLINE TEST FROM GALLUP’S “NOW, DISCOVER YOUR STRENGTHS”

(Gallup Press, $24.95). By Tom Rath. [149]

9. JESUS CALLING: ENJOYING PEACE IN HIS PRESENCE

(Thomas Nelson, $15.99). By Sarah Young. A devotional of daily readings. [31]

10. A CALL TO ACTION: WOMEN, RELIGION, VIOLENCE, AND POWER

(Simon & Schuster, $28). By Jimmy Carter. [2]

Rankings reflect sales for the week ended April 6, 2014.