Paperback
Fiction

1. THE MARTIAN

(Broadway, $15). By Andy Weir. An astronaut is stranded alone on Mars. He tries to survive against impossible odds. [36]

2. STARS OF FORTUNE

(Berkley, $17). By Nora Roberts. Five people are drawn to the island of Corfu to fulfill an ancient prophecy. [4]

3. 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. [2]

4. MERRY CHRISTMAS, ALEX CROSS

(Grand Central, $15.99). By James Patterson. Alex Cross must end a hostage crisis on Christmas. [4]

5. WILD CAT

(Jove, $7.99). By Christine Feehan. A woman falls for a man too dangerous to love. [1]

6. MY BRILLIANT FRIEND

(Europa Editions, $17). By Elena Ferrante. Book One of the Neapolitan novels. [2]

7. THE ALCHEMIST

(Harperone, $16.99). By Paulo Coelho. A Spanish shepherd boy goes on a journey of discovery through North Africa. [39]

8. INVISIBLE

(Vision, $9.99). By James Patterson and David Ellis. FBI researcher Emmy Dockery takes tries to solve a series of criminal cases on her own. [4]

9. WYOMING RUGGED

(Harlequin, $7.99). By Diana Palmer. Niki Ashton tries to break the tough shell of a billionaire oil man. [1]

10. BROOKLYN

(Scribner, $15). By Colm Toibin. A young Irish woman starts a new life in New York City. [1]

Nonfiction/General

1. JUST MERCY: A STORY OF JUSTICE AND REDEMPTION

(Spiegel & Grau, $16). By Bryan Stevenson. [11]

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. [79]

3. ALEXANDER HAMILTON

(Penguin, $20). By Ron Chernow. [3]

4. 100 DEADLY SKILLS: THE SEAL OPERATIVE’S GUIDE TO ELUDING PURSUERS, EVADING CAPTURE, AND SURVIVING ANY DANGEROUS SITUATION

(Touchstone, $18). By Clint Emerson. [7]

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

(Back Bay, $16). By Malala Yousafzai. [23]

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

(Northfield, $15.99). By Gary D. Chapman. [153]

7. CRUCIAL CONVERSATIONS: TOOLS FO R TALKING WHEN THE STAKES ARE HIGH

(McGraw-Hill, $20). By Kerry Patterson. [19]

8. YES PLEASE

(Dey Street, $16.99). By Amy Poehler. Reflections, vignettes, poems and mantras by the Saturday Night Live personality. [19]

9. THE DEVIL IN THE WHITE CITY: MURDER, MAGIC, AND MADNESS AT THE FAIR THAT CHANGED AMERICA

(Vintage, $16). By Erik Larson. A killer preys on Chicago residents amid the 1893 World's Fair. [132]

10. IN THE HEART OF THE SEA: THE TRAGEDY OF THE WHALESHIP ESSEX

(Penguin,$17) By by Nathaniel Philbrick. [1]

Hardcover
Fiction

1. CROSS JUSTICE

(Little, Brown, $29). By James Patterson. Alex Cross, home to North Carolina, pursues his cousin’s innocence and his own personal demons. [1]

2. THE GUILTY

(Grand Central, $28). By David Baldacci. Will Robie returns to his Mississippi hometown to defend his father who’s charged with murder. [2]

3. ROGUE LAWYER

(Doubleday, $28.95). By John Grisham. Street lawyer Sebastian Rudd operates his practice out of a bulletproof van. [6]

4. TRICKY TWENTY-TWO

(Bantam, $28). By Janet Evanovich. Stephanie Plum investigates some funny business at a college fraternity. [2]

5. THE BAZAAR OF BAD DREAMS: STORIES

(Scribner, $30). By Stephen King. [4]

6. SEE ME

(Grand Central, $27). By Nicholas Sparks. A former criminal and a lawyer fall in love. [7]

7. ALL THE LIGHT WE CANNOT SEE

(Scribner, $27). By Anthony Doerr. A story of two children whose paths collide during World War II. [63]

8. THE CROSSING

(Little, Brown, $28). By Michael Connelly. Harry Bosch leaves retirement to help his defense-attorney brother protect a client. [4]

9. GO SET A WATCHMAN

(Harper, $27.99). By Harper Lee. Two decades after the events of “To Kill a Mockingbird,” Scout returns home to visit Atticus Finch. [15]

10. 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. [2]

NonFiction/General

1. THING EXPLAINER: COMPLICATED STUFF IN SIMPLE WORDS

(HMH, $24.95). By Randall Munroe [1]

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

(Sentinel, $27.95). By Brian Kilmeade and Don Yaeger. [4]

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

(Henry Holt, $30). By Bill O’Reilly and Martin Dugard. [9]

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

(Ten Speed, $16.99). By Marie Kondo. [47]

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. [18]

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

(Random House, $35). By Jon Meacham. [3]

7. BRAVE ENOUGH

(Knopf, $16.95). By Cheryl Strayed. A collection of quotes from the bestsellers author of “Wild.” [1]

8. HUMANS OF NEW YORK: STORIES

(St. Martin’s, $29.99). By Brandon Stanton. [2]

9. JESUS CALLING: ENJOYING PEACE IN HIS PRESENCE

(Thomas Nelson, $15.99). By Sarah Young. [55[

10. GRATITUDE

(Knopf, $) By Oliver Sacks. Essays on death and life by the noted physician who died in 2015. [1]

Rankings reflect sales for the week ended Nov. 29.