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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.
Before We Were Yours
A group of siblings is kidnapped by a shady adoption agency that steals poor children and sells them to wealthy families. (Ballantine, $17)Buy it
English Romantic Poetry
A collection of poetry from the Romantic era. (Dover, $6)Buy it
Song of Solomon
A coming-of-age story about a black man in the Rust Belt. (Vintage, $16)Buy it
Interpreter of Maladies
The Pulitzer Prize-winning story collection set in India and America. (Mariner Books, $14.95)Buy it
A young American man finds himself at a crossroad between desire and morality in 1950s Paris. (Vintage Books, $14)Buy it
Eleanor Oliphant Is Completely Fine
An anti-social woman comes out of her shell with the help of a co-worker and an elderly man. (Penguin, $16)Buy it
Life on Mars
A poetry collection that explores human existence. (Graywolf, $16)Buy it
Tattooist of Auschwitz
A Jewish man imprisoned at Auschwitz-Birkenau is tasked with tattooing his fellow inmates when he falls in love with another prisoner. (Harper, $16.99)Buy it
A decorated World War II hero shocks his community when he murders his friend and refuses to divulge his motive. (Bantam, $17)Buy it
Rankings reflect sales for week ended July 28, 2019.