How are these calculated?
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.
Where the Crawdads Sing
Two young men forge a friendship with a hermit accused of murder. (Putnam, $26)Buy it
A former Boston police detective relocates to a quiet coastal town only to find trouble brewing after the arrival of an unsavory character. (Little, Brown, $28)Buy it
One Good Deed
After his release from prison, a war veteran becomes a suspect for a murder he didn't commit. (Grand Central, $29)Buy it
The New Girl
When his daughter is kidnapped, the crown prince of Saudi Arabia turns to the chief of Israeli intelligence for help. (Harper, $28.99)Buy it
An FBI agent attempts to outsmart a serial killer. (Grand Central, $28)Buy it
While on vacation, Stone Barrington gets caught up in a national smuggling operation. (Putnam, $28)Buy it
Summer of '69
Four siblings spend the summer of 1969 at their grandmother's house in Nantucket. (Little, Brown, $28)Buy it
Two people haunted by their pasts find solace in their budding relationship. (St. Martin's, $28.99)Buy it
Rankings reflect sales for week ended August 18, 2019.