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The Post compiles its bestsellers lists by combining hard cover, paperback and ebook sales data from NPD Book and Amazon.com — including qualified borrows of books read through Amazon's digital subscription program. The Post excludes non-narrative books at its sole discretion. Amazon founder and chief executive Jeffrey P. Bezos owns The Post.
Born a Crime
The Daily Show host recounts his upbringing in South Africa during apartheid. (Spiegel & Grau, $18)Buy it
When Harry Became Sally
An in-depth look at our approach to gender identity. (Encounter, $16.99)Buy it
How To Raise An Amazing Child the Montessori Way
A guide to incorporating Montessori learning techniques at home. (DK, $19.95)Buy it
A Long Way Gone
An account of fighting, by a child soldier from Sierra Leone. (Sarah Crichton, $13)Buy it
Our Women on the Ground
A collection of essays by Arab women journalists about their experience as reporters. (Penguin, $17)Buy it
The Mueller Report
The findings of the Special Counsel’s investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 election with analysis from Washington Post reporters. (Scribner, $15)Buy it
The Odd 1s Out
Stories and advice from a YouTube star about growing up. (TarcherPerigee, $16)Buy it
The self-help classic reveals four principles to follow for a happier life. (Amber-Allen, $12.95)Buy it
A Stanford University psychologist discusses the link between attitude and success. (Ballantine , $17)Buy it
What if I Say the Wrong Thing
A tip book with appropriate ways to approach diversity situations. (American Bar Association, $14.95)Buy it
Rankings reflect sales for week ended August 11, 2019.