Washington bestsellers: Paperback fiction

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January 13, 2019
January 13
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.
32 weeks on list
#1 last week
Eleanor Oliphant Is Completely Fine
By Gail Honeyman
An anti-social woman comes out of her shell with the help of a co-worker and an elderly man. (Penguin, $16)
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133 weeks on list
#8 last week
To Kill a Mockingbird
By Harper Lee
The Pulitzer Prize-winning tale set in the Depression-era South. (Vintage, $14.99)
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61 weeks on list
#12 last week
By Min Jin Lee
A poor Korean family tries to find success in Japan. (Grand Central , $15.99)
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The Power
By Naomi Alderman
In an alternate reality, women and girls suddenly have the ability to effortlessly inflict pain on those around them. (Back Bay, $16.99)
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The House Next Door
By James Patterson
Three suspenseful stories with life-or-death consequences. (Grand Central, $15.99)
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34 weeks on list
#7 last week
By Andrew Sean Greer
A novelist accepts invitations to literary events around the world to avoid his ex-boyfriend's wedding. (Back Bay, $15.99)
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2 weeks on list
#4 last week
The Gown
By Jennifer Robson
A woman tries to unravel the mysterious link between her late grandmother and Queen Elizabeth. (William Morrow, $16.99)
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6 weeks on list
#3 last week
A Dog's Way Home
By W. Bruce Cameron
The endearing story of a lost dog's journey to find her family. (Forge Trade, $14.99)
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124 weeks on list
#9 last week
The Alchemist
By Paulo Coelho
A Spanish shepherd boy goes on a journey of discovery through North Africa. (HarperOne, $16.99)
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116 weeks on list
The Great Gatsby
By F. Scott Fitzgerald
A novel of love lost and fortunes gained in the Jazz Age. (Scribner, $16)
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38 weeks on list
#6 last week
Crazy Rich Asians
By Kevin Kwan
An Asian American woman gets a crash course in high-society life when she travels to Singapore to meet her boyfriend's family. (Anchor, $16)
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2 weeks on list
#13 last week
If Beale Street Could Talk
By James Baldwin
A young couple with a child plan to get married when one of them is falsely accused of a crime and imprisoned. (Vintage, $14.95)
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Bird Box
By Josh Malerman
In a post apocalyptic world, humans commit suicide after seeing a creature. (Ecco, $15.99)
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24 weeks on list
#5 last week
China Rich Girlfriend
By Kevin Kwan
In this sequel to "Crazy Rich Asians," Rachel discovers the true identity of her father on the eve of her wedding. (Anchor, $16)
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6 weeks on list
#2 last week
One Day in December
By Josie Silver
A woman spends a year trying to find a man she's convinced is "the one." (Broadway, $16)
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Rankings reflect sales for week ended January 13, 2019.
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