Paperback
Fiction

1. SYCAMORE ROW

(Dell, $9.99; Bantam, $16). By John Grisham. Jake Brigance finds himself in the middle of a family dispute over the estate of a man who killed himself. [2]

2. GONE GIRL

(Broadway, $15). By Gillian Flynn. A model couple’s marriage crumbles when the wife vanishes and the husband becomes a prime suspect. [19]

3. THE HOMECOMING

(Mira, $7.99). By Robyn Carr. A young man returns o Thunder Point to atone for his past mistakes. Maybe he’ll find love, too. [1]

4. PRIVATE DOWN UNDER

(Grand Central, $16). By James Patterson and Michael White. Private has just opened a branch in Australia. During the inaugural party, their first case shows up. [1]

5. THE HOT ZONE

(Jove, $7.99). By Jayne Castle. A pack of ghost hunters show up at Sedona Snow’s inn. [1]

6. TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD

(Grand Central, $8.99). By Harper Lee. The Pulitzer Prize-winning tale set in the Depression-era South. [34]

7. THE GREAT GATSBY

(Scribner, $15). By F. Scott Fitzgerald. The classic American novel of love lost and fortunes gained in the Jazz Age. [53]

8. KING AND MAXWELL

(Grand Central $10). By David Baldacci. Private investigators Sean King and Michelle Maxwell search for a soldier missing in Afghanistan. [10]

9. W IS FOR WASTED

(Berkley, $7.99). By Sue Grafton. Kinsey Millhone investigates two seemingly unrelated deaths. [4]

10. THE BEST OF ME

(Grand Central, $14.99). By Nicholas Sparks. A high school couple, separated 25 years later, rekindle their love after a friend’s funeral. [8]

Nonfiction/General

1. UNBROKEN: A WORLD WAR II STORY OF SURVIVAL, RESILIENCE, AND REDEMPTION

(Random House, $28). By Laura Hillenbrand. [69]

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

(Adiva, $16.99). By J.J. Smith. [24]

3. GETTING TO YES: NEGOTIATING AGREEMENT WITHOUT GIVING IN

(Penguin, $16). By Roger Fisher and William Ury. [13]

4. THE OFFICIAL SAT STUDY GUIDE

(College Board, $21.99). By the College Board. [195]

5. THE BOYS IN THE BOAT: NINE AMERICANS AND THEIR EPIC QUEST FOR GOLD AT THE 1936 BERLIN OLYMPICS

(Penguin, $17). By Daniel James Brown. [14]

6. THEY SAY/I SAY: THE MOVES THAT MATTER IN ACADEMIC WRITING

(W. W. Norton, $28). By Gerald Graff and Cathy Birkenstein. [3]

7. HOW TO READ LITERATURE LIKE A PROFESSOR: A LIVELY AND ENTERTAINING GUIDE TO READING BETWEEN THE LINES

(Harper Perennial, $15.99). By Thomas C. Foster. [24]

8. A LONG WAY GONE: MEMOIRS OF A BOY SOLDIER

(Sarah Crichton, $13). By Ishmael Beah. [13]

9. THE PALEO APPROACH COOKBOOK: A DETAILED GUIDE TO HEAL YOUR BODY AND NOURISH YOUR SOUL

(Victory Belt, $39.95). By Sarah Ballantyne. [1]

10. ORANGE IS THE NEW BLACK: MY YEAR IN A WOMEN’S PRISON

(Spiegel & Grau, $16). By Piper Kerman. [17]

Hardcover
Fiction

1. THE LONG WAY HOME

(Minotaur Books, $27.99). By Louise Penny. The disappearance of an artists ruins Armand Gamache’s peaceful retirement. [1]

2. MEAN STREAK

(Grand Central, $26). By Sandra Brown. A pediatrician and marathon runner disappears on an icy mountain. The police suspect her husband. [2]

3. COLORLESS TSUKURU TAZAKI AND HIS YEARS OF PILGRIMAGE

(Knopf, $25.95). By Haruki Murakami. A middle-aged man investigate why his best friends from high school abruptly terminated their friendship with him. [3]

4. ADULTERY

(Knopf, $24.95). By Paulo Coelho. A woman embarks on a journey of self-discovery. [2]

5. 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. [45]

6. BIG LITTLE LIES

(Amy Einhorn, $26.95). By Liane Moriarty. Little lies become great, big awful lies, which causes to a lot of drama for one Australian family. [5]

7. THE BROKEN EYE

(Orbit, $28). By Brent Weeks. The Lightbringer series continues with Gavin Guile captured and enslaved and a civil war on the brink. [1]

8. TOM CLANCY: SUPPORT AND DEFEND

(Putnam, $28.95). By Mark Greaney. A mid-level staffer for the National Security Council has run off with a microdrive that contains top secret information. The CIA must get him before the Russians do. [6]

9. LOVE LETTERS

(Ballantine, $26). By Debbie Macomber. Love letters make all the difference at the Rose Harbor Inn. [3]

10. THE HEIST

(Harper, $27.99). By Daniel Silva. An art restorer is summoned by the Italian police to search for a stolen masterpiece. [7]

Nonfiction

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

(Gallup Press, $27.95). By Tom Rath. [169]

2. 100 DAYS OF REAL FOOD: HOW WE DID IT, WHAT WE LEARNED, AND 100 EASY, WHOLESOME RECIPES YOUR FAMILY WILL LOVE

(William Morrow, $29.99). By Lisa Leake. [1]

3. MAYOR FOR LIFE: THE INCREDIBLE STORY OF MARION BARRY, JR

(Strebor, $25). By Marion Barry and Omar Tyree. [8]

4. ONE NATION: WHAT WE CAN ALL DO TO SAVE AMERICA’S FUTURE

(Sentinel, $25.95). By Ben Carson. [15]

5. STRENGTHS BASED LEADERSHIP: GREAT LEADERS, TEAMS, AND WHY PEOPLE FOLLOW

(Gallup, $27.95). By Tom Rath and Barry Conchie. [5]

6. THE LITTLE BOOK OF ECONOMICS: HOW THE ECONOMY WORKS IN THE REAL WORLD

(John Wiley , $22.95). By Greg Ip. [1]

7. AMERICA: IMAGINE A WORLD WITHOUT HER

(Regnery, $29.99). By Dinesh D'Souza. [8]

8. 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. [4]

9. JESUS CALLING: ENJOYING PEACE IN HIS PRESENCE

(Thomas Nelson, $15.99). By Sarah Young. [43]

10. INNOVATION IS EVERYBODY’S BUSINESS: HOW TO MAKE YOURSELF INDISPENSABLE IN TODAY’S HYPERCOMPETITIVE WORLD

(John Wiley, $21.95). By Robert B. Tucker. [1]

Rankings reflect sales for the week ended Aug. 31, 2014.