Paperback
Fiction

1. THE MARTIAN

(Broadway, $15). By Andy Weir. An astronaut is stranded alone on Mars. He tries to survive against impossible odds. [35]

2. STARS OF FORTUNE

(Berkley, $17). By Nora Roberts. Five people are drawn to the island of Corfu to fulfill an ancient prophecy. [3]

3. MERRY CHRISTMAS, ALEX CROSS

(Grand Central, $15.99). By James Patterson. Alex Cross must end a hostage crisis on Christmas. [3]

4. THE ALCHEMIST

(Harperone, $16.99). By Paulo Coelho. A Spanish shepherd boy goes on a journey of discovery through North Africa. [38]

5. HAVANA STORM

(Berkley, $9.99). By Clive Cussler and Dirk Cussler. The hunt for an ancient Aztec treasure brings Dirk Pitt and his children into harms way in Cuba. [2]

6. GRAY MOUNTAIN

(Dell, $9.99). By John Grisham. A big-city lawyer moves to Appalachia and takes on a giant coal company. [12]

7. WISHES FOR CHRISTMAS

(By Fern Michaels. Maggie Spritzer tries to bring joy to a beloved former teacher, just in time for the holidays. [4]

8. THE GREAT GATSBY

(Scribner, $15). By F. Scott Fitzgerald. A classic American novel of love lost and fortunes gained in the Jazz Age. [69]

9. THE CHRISTMAS BOUQUET

(Mira, $7.99). By Sherryl Woods. A medical student catches the bouquet at a Christmas-time wedding. It may be more curse than blessing. [3]

10. THE MAN IN THE HIGH CASTLE

(Mariner, $14.95). By Philip K. Dick. A dystopian classic of a world ruled by Nazi Germany and Imperial Japan, now an Internet TV drama. [1]

Nonfiction/General

1. ALEXANDER HAMILTON

(Penguin, $20). By Ron Chernow. [2]

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

(Penguin, $17). By Daniel James Brown. [78]

3. NIGHT

(Hill & Wang, $9.95). By Elie Wiesel. The terrifying account of his experiences in Nazi concentration camps. [108]

4. SENT: DELIVERING THE GIFT OF HOPE AT CHRISTMAS

(Abingdon, $14.99). By Jorge Acevedo. [1]

5. THE 5 LOVE LANGUAGES: THE SECRET TO LOVE THAT LASTS

(Northfield, $15.99). By Gary D. Chapman. [152]

6. YOU ARE A BADASS: HOW TO STOP DOUBTING YOUR GREATNESS AND START LIVING AN AWESOME LIFE

(Running Press, $16) By Jen Sincero. [1]

7. 100 DEADLY SKILLS: THE SEAL OPERATIVE’S GUIDE TO ELUDING PURSUERS, EVADING CAPTURE, AND SURVIVING ANY DANGEROUS SITUATION

(Touchstone, $18). By Clint Emerson. [6]

8. MINDSET: THE NEW PSYCHOLOGY OF SUCCESS

(Ballantine, $16). By Carol S. Dweck. [51]

9. THE RAP YEAR BOOK: THE MOST IMPORTANT RAP SONG FROM EVERY YEAR SINCE 1979, DISCUSSED, DEBATED, AND DECONSTRUCTED

(Harry N. Abrams, $18.95) By Shea Serrano and Arturo Torres. [1]

10. I AM MALALA: THE GIRL WHO STOOD UP FOR EDUCATION AND WAS SHOT BY THE TALIBAN

(Back Bay, $16). By Malala Yousafzai. [22]

Hardcover
Fiction

1. THE GUILTY

(Grand Central, $28). By David Baldacci. Will Robie returns to his Mississippi hometown to defend his father who’s charged with murder. [1]

2. TRICKY TWENTY-TWO

(Bantam, $28). By Janet Evanovich. Stephanie Plum investigates some funny business at a college fraternity. [1]

3. ROGUE LAWYER

(Doubleday, $28.95). By John Grisham. Street lawyer Sebastian Rudd operates his practice out of a bulletproof van. [5]

4. THE BAZAAR OF BAD DREAMS: STORIES

(Scribner, $30). By Stephen King. [3]

5. THE CROSSING

(Little, Brown, $28). By Michael Connelly. Harry Bosch leaves retirement to help his defense-attorney brother protect a client. [3]

6. THE PHARAOH’S SECRET

(Putnam, $28.95). By Clive Cussler and Graham Brown. A maniac powerbroker plans to restore Ancient Egypt to its former glory, with horrid worldwide repercussions. [1]

7. ALL DRESSED IN WHITE

(Simon and Schuster, $26.99). By Mary Higgins Clark and Alafair Burke. Television producer Laurie Moran investigates the case of a missing bride. [1]

8. SEE ME

(Grand Central, $27). By Nicholas Sparks. A former criminal and a lawyer fall in love. [6]

9. THE MISTLETOE INN

(Simon and Schuster, $19.99). By Richard Paul Evans. Two aspiring author find love at a Vermont writing retreat . [1]

10. ALL THE LIGHT WE CANNOT SEE

(Scribner, $27). By Anthony Doerr. A story of two children whose paths collide during World War II. [62]

NonFiction/General

1. DESTINY AND POWER: THE AMERICAN ODYSSEY OF GEORGE HERBERT WALKER BUSH

(Random House, $35). By Jon Meacham. [2]

2. THOMAS JEFFERSON AND THE TRIPOLI PIRATES: THE FORGOTTEN WAR THAT CHANGED AMERICAN HISTORY

(Sentinel, $27.95). By Brian Kilmeade and Don Yaeger. [3]

3. THE LIFE-CHANGING MAGIC OF TIDYING UP: THE JAPANESE ART OF DECLUTTERING AND ORGANIZING

(Ten Speed, $16.99). By Marie Kondo. [46]

4. KILLING REAGAN: THE VIOLENT ASSAULT THAT CHANGED A PRESIDENCY

(Henry Holt, $30). By Bill O’Reilly and Martin Dugard. [8]

5. BETWEEN THE WORLD AND ME

(Spiegel & Grau, $24). By Ta-Nehisi Coates. A black father pens for his son a letter about race in America. [17]

6. NOTORIOUS RBG: THE LIFE AND TIMES OF RUTH BADER GINSBURG

(Dey Street, $19.99). By Irin Carmon and Shana Knizhnik. [2]

7. THE SCHOOL OF GREATNESS: A REAL-WORLD GUIDE TO LIVING BIGGER, LOVING DEEPER, AND LEAVING A LEGACY

(Rodale, $25.99). By Lewis Howes. [1]

8. THE WITCHES: SALEM, 1692

(Little, Brown, $32). By Stacy Schiff. [3]

9. GOVERNMENT ZERO: NO BORDERS, NO LANGUAGE, NO CULTURE

(Center Street, $27) By Michael Savage. [4]

10. YEAR OF YES: HOW TO DANCE IT OUT, STAND IN THE SUN AND BE YOUR OWN PERSON

(Simon & Schuster, $24.99). By Shonda Rhimes. [2]

Rankings reflect sales for the week ended Nov. 22.