April 24

PAPERBACK

Fiction

1. 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. [3]

2. SHADOW SPELL

(Berkley, $17). By Nora Roberts. A tangle with a woman causes rift in an close-knit Irish clan. [4]

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. [3]

4. 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. [5]

5. 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. [5]

6. WHISKEY BEACH

(Berkley, $17). By Nora Roberts. A disgraced lawyer escapes to a beach house, where he finds love and solace. [3]

7. THE ALCHEMIST

(Harperone, $14.99). By Paulo Coelho. A Spanish shepherd boy goes on a journey of discovery through North Africa. [1]

8. KING AND MAXWELL

(Grand Central $16). By David Baldacci. Private investigators Sean King and Michelle Maxwell search for a soldier missing in Afghanistan. [4]

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. [4]

10. GAME OF THRONES

(Spectra, $9.99). By George R.R. Martin. The first book of the fantasy epic “A Song of Ice and Fire.” [16]

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 . [12]

2. 10-DAY GREEN SMOOTHIE CLEANSE: LOSE UP TO 15 POUNDS IN 10 DAYS!

(Adiva, $16.99). By J.J. Smith. [5]

3. SKINNY MEALS: EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO LOSE WEIGHT-FAST!

(Ballantine, $22). By Bob Harper. [1]

4. THE COMPLETE COOKING FOR TWO COOKBOOK

(America's Test Kitchen, $29.95). [2]

5. THINKING FAST AND SLOW

(FSG, $16). By Daniel Kahneman. The Nobel Prize winner in the economic sciences examines our modes of thought. [12]

6. THE TRUTH ABOUT RETIREMENT PLANS AND IRAS

(Simon & Schuster, $15). By Ric Edelman. [2]

7. THE OFFICIAL SAT STUDY GUIDE

(College Board, $21.99). By the College Board. [182]

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

(Northfield, $14.99). By Gary D. Chapman. Knowing that special someone. [91]

9. BEHIND THE BEAUTIFUL FOREVERS: LIFE, DEATH, AND HOPE IN A MUMBAI UNDERCITY

(Random House, $16). By Katherine Boo. [2]

10. PROOF OF HEAVEN: A NEUROSURGEON’S JOURNEY INTO THE AFTERLIFE

(Simon & Schuster, $15.99). By Eben Alexander. A scientist’s near-death experience.

Fiction

1. THE COLLECTOR

(Putnam, $27.95). By Nora Roberts. A housesitter witnesses a murder-suicide and becomes part of the investigation. [1]

2. 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. [26]

3. 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. [3]

4. 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. [4]

5. THE INVENTION OF WINGS

(Viking, $27.95). By Sue Monk Kidd. The life and times of a Charleston belle and her slave servant. [15]

6. CARNAL CURIOSITY

(Putnam, $26.95). By Stuart Woods. Stone Barrington investigates a series of crimes against millionaires, who have become the victims of the security systems meant to protect them. [2]

7. KEEP QUIET

(St. Martin's, $27.99). By Lisa Scottoline. A secret between a father and son threatens to tear their worlds apart. [2]

8. 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. [5]

9. YOU SHOULD HAVE KNOWN

(Grand Central, $26). By Jean Hanff Korelitz. A renowned marriage counselor finds her own marriage publicly humiliated. [1]

10. GONE GIRL

(Crown, $25). By Gillian Flynn. A model couple’s marriage crumbles when the wife vanishes and the husband becomes a prime suspect. [57]

Nonfiction

1. FLASH BOYS: A WALL STREET REVOLT

(W. W. Norton, $27.95). By Michael Lewis. [3]

2. THE CONFIDENCE CODE: THE SCIENCE AND ART OF SELF-ASSURANCE — WHAT WOMEN SHOULD KNOW (HarperBusiness, $27.99)

(HarperBusiness, $27.99). By Katty Kay. [1]

3. JESUS CALLING: ENJOYING PEACE IN HIS PRESENCE

(Thomas Nelson, $15.99). By Sarah Young. A devotional of daily readings. [33]

4. BREAKOUT: PIONEERS OF THE FUTURE, PRISON GUARDS OF THE PAST, AND THE EPIC BATTLE THAT WILL DECIDE AMERICA’S FATE

(Regnery, $27.95). By Newt Gingrich. [2]

5. SCALING UP EXCELLENCE: GETTING TO MORE WITHOUT SETTLING FOR LESS

(Crown Business, $26). By Robert I. Sutton and Huggy Rao. [1]

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

(Gallup Press, $24.95). By Tom Rath. [151]

7. THE DIVIDE: AMERICAN INJUSTICE IN THE AGE OF THE WEALTH GAP

(Spiegel & Grau, $27). By Matt Taibbi. [2]

8. THE BLOOD SUGAR SOLUTION: THE ULTRAHEALTHY PROGRAM FOR LOSING WEIGHT, PREVENTING DISEASE, AND FEELING GREAT NOW

(Little, Brown, $28). By Mark Hyman [6]

9. KILLING JESUS

(Henry Holt, $28). By by Bill O’Reilly and Martin Dugard. An account of the crucifixion of Jesus. [18]

10. FINDING YOUR ELEMENT: HOW TO DISCOVER YOUR TALENTS AND PASSIONS AND TRANSFORM YOUR LIFE

(Viking, $27.95). By Ken Robinson and Lou Aronica. [1]

Rankings reflect sales for the week ended April 20, 2014.