Paperback
Fiction

1. THE GIRL ON THE TRAIN

(Riverhead, $9.99, $16). By Paula Hawkins. A woman witnesses a shocking crime. [14]

2. A MAN CALLED OVE

(Washington Square, $16). By Fredrik Backman. An old crank might just be softened by his new neighbors. [21]

3. THE LAST MILE

(Grand Central, $15.99). By David Baldacci. Amos Decker must determine whether a man on death row is innocent or guilty. [5]

4. OF MICE AND MEN

(Penguin, $11). By John Steinbeck. The story of George and Lennie, California laborers, during the Great Depression. [10]

5. THE LITTLE PARIS BOOKSHOP

(Broadway, $16). By Nina George. Monsieur Perdu owns a floating bookstore on the Seine, which he takes to the south of France. [2]

6. PRIVATE SYDNEY

(Grand Central, $15.99). By James Patterson and Kathryn Fox. The world’s best investigation company tries to find a vanished businessman. [2]

7. BLUE

(Dell, $8.99). By Danielle Steel. A woman who lost her husband in an accident takes in a 13-year-old runaway. [4]

8. THE GREAT GATSBY

(Scribner, $16). By F. Scott Fitzgerald. A novel of love lost and fortunes gained in the Jazz Age. [83]

9. INFERNO

(Anchor, $9.99). By Dan Brown. Robert Langdon’s newest investigation revolves around Dante’s “Inferno.” [8]

10. CROSS JUSTICE

(Vision, $9.99). By James Patterson. Alex Cross, home to North Carolina, pursues his cousin’s innocence and his own personal demons. [2]

Nonfiction/General

1. MICHELIN GUIDE WASHINGTON, DC 2017

(Michelin Travel Publications, $12.95). By the editors of Michelin Travel Publications. [1]

2. MILK AND HONEY

(Andrews McMeel, $14.99) By Rupi Kaur. A collection of poetry and prose about survival. [18]

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

(Running Press, $16). By Jen Sincero. [31]

4. ALEXANDER HAMILTON

(Penguin, $20). By Ron Chernow. [48]

5. THE SECOND MACHINE AGE: WORK, PROGRESS, AND PROSPERITY IN A TIME OF BRILLIANT TECHNOLOGIES

(Norton, $16.95). By Erik Brynjolfsson and Andrew McAfee. [2]

6. UNINVITED: LIVING LOVED WHEN YOU FEEL LESS THAN, LEFT OUT, AND LONELY

(Thomas Nelson, $16.99). By Lysa TerKeurst. [8]

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

(Northfield, $15.99). By Gary D. Chapman. [196]

8. 7 HABITS OF HIGHLY EFFECTIVE PEOPLE

(Simon & Schuster, $17). By Stephen R. Covey. [31]

9. THE NEW JIM CROW: MASS INCARCERATION IN THE AGE OF COLORBLINDNESS

(New Press, $19.95). By Michelle Alexander. [18]

10. THE WITCHES: SALEM, 1692

(Back Bay, $18.99). By Stacy Schiff. [2]

Hardcover
Fiction

1. TWO BY TWO

(Grand Central, $27). By Nicholas Sparks. A man loses everything but tries to keep life normal for his daughter. [2]

2. SMALL GREAT THINGS

(Ballantine, $28.99). By Jodi Picoult. A black nurse stands trial when the baby of white supremacists dies in her care. [1]

3. VINCE FLYNN: ORDER TO KILL

(Atria, $28.99). By Kyle Mills. Mitch Rapp tries to prevent terrorists from getting nuclear weapons. [1]

4. COMMONWEALTH

(Harper, $27.99). By Ann Patchett. A chance encounter disrupts two marriages and the lives of six children. [5]

5. PRECIOUS AND GRACE

(Pantheon, $25.95). By Alexander McCall Smith. The No. 1 Ladies’ Detective Agency helps a young woman find someone from her past. [1]

6. THE UNDERGROUND RAILROAD

(Doubleday, $26.95). By Colson Whitehead. A young slave makes a desperate bid for freedom. [11]

7. THE TRESPASSER

(Viking, $27). By Tana French. Detectives from the Dublin Murder Squad investigate a lovers’ quarrel gone bad [2]

8. WOMAN OF GOD

(Little, Brown, $28). By James Patterson and Maxine Paetro. The Catholic church may be on the verge of electing its first female pope. But intrigue could stop it. [3]

9. TODAY WILL BE DIFFERENT

(Little, Brown, $27). By Maria Semple. A woman tries to have a good day, until everything goes wrong. [2]

10. TREASON

(Center Street, $26). By Newt Gingrich and Pete Earley. A master terrorist has infiltrated the highest levels of government. [1]

NonFiction/General

1. HILLBILLY ELEGY: A MEMOIR OF A FAMILY AND CULTURE IN CRISIS

(Harper, $27.99). By J.D. Vance. [12]

2. KILLING THE RISING SUN: HOW AMERICA VANQUISHED WORLD WAR II JAPAN

(Henry Holt, $30). By Bill O’Reilly and Martin Dugard. [5]

3. BORN TO RUN

(Simon & Schuster, $32.50). By Bruce Springsteen. The memoir of the iconic singer-songwriter.[3]

4. JESUS ALWAYS: EMBRACING JOY IN HIS PRESENCE

(Thomas Nelson, $15.99). By Sarah Young. [2]

5. QB: MY LIFE BEHIND THE SPIRAL

(HMH, $30). By Steve Young and Jeff Benedict. [1]

6. IS THIS THE END?: SIGNS OF GOD’S PROVIDENCE IN A DISTURBING NEW WORLD

(Thomas Nelson, $24.99). By David Jeremiah. [2]

7. FILTHY RICH: A POWERFUL BILLIONAIRE, THE SEX SCANDAL THAT UNDID HIM, AND ALL THE JUSTICE THAT MONEY CAN BUY

(Little, Brown, $28). By James Patterson and John Connolly with Tim Malloy. [1]

8. THINK BETTER, LIVE BETTER: A VICTORIOUS LIFE BEGINS IN YOUR MIND

(FaithWords, $24.00). By Joel Osteen. [1]

9. AROUND THE WAY GIRL: A MEMOIR

(Atria/37 Ink, $26). By Taraji P. Henson. [1]

10. GRACE AND JUSTICE ON DEATH ROW: THE RACE AGAINST TIME AND TEXAS TO FREE AN INNOCENT MAN

(Skyhorse, $24.99). By Brian W. Stolarz. [1]

Rankings reflect sales for the week ended Oct. 16.