Paperback
Fiction

1. THE GIRL ON THE TRAIN

(Riverhead, $16). By Paula Hawkins. A woman witnesses a shocking crime. [25]

2. A MAN CALLED OVE

(Washington Square, $16). By Fredrik Backman. An old crank might just be softened by his new neighbors. [32]

3. A DOG'S PURPOSE

(Forge , $9.99, $14.99) . By W. Bruce Cameron. A devoted dog finds meaning in his bond with the humans he loves. [3]

4. SWEET TOMORROWS

(Ballantine, $7.99). By Debbie Macomber. The concluding volume of the Rose Harbor series. [1]

5. CRASH AND BURN

(Zebra, $7.99). By Fern Michaels. The Sisterhood takes on one of the most powerful men in Washington and the law firm that represents him. [1]

6. ROGUE LAWYER

(Dell, $9.99). By John Grisham. Street lawyer Sebastian Rudd operates his practice out of a bulletproof van [6]

7. THE ALCHEMIST

(Harperone, $16.99). By Paulo Coelho. A Spanish shepherd boy goes on a journey of discovery through North Africa. [64]

8. LORD OF THE PRIVATEERS

(Mira, $7.99). By Stephanie Laurens. A strong-willed woman forces her way onto a pirate expedition. [1]

9. THE SYMPATHIZER

(Grove, $16). By Viet Thanh Nguyen. A half-Vietnamese, half-French communist spy lives a double life in Los Angeles in this winner of the 2016 Pulitzer Prize for fiction. [18]

10. THE MURDER HOUSE

(Vision, $9.99). By James Patterson and David Ellis. A former New York detective investigates a murder at a house with a brutal history. [5]

Nonfiction/General

1. MILK AND HONEY

(Andrews McMeel, $14.99) By Rupi Kaur. A collection of poetry and prose about survival. [29]

2. HIDDEN FIGURES: THE AMERICAN DREAM AND THE UNTOLD STORY OF THE BLACK WOMEN MATHEMATICIANS WHO HELPED WIN THE SPACE RACE

(William Morrow, $15.99). By Margot Lee Shetterly. [4]

3. ALEXANDER HAMILTON

(Penguin, $20). By Ron Chernow. [59]

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

(Running Press, $16). By Jen Sincero. [42]

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

(Northfield, $15.99). By Gary D. Chapman. [206]

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

(Thomas Nelson, $16.99). By Lysa TerKeurst. [10]

7. HOW TO WIN FRIENDS AND INFLUENCE PEOPLE

(Pocket, $16). By Dale Carnegie. Tips for professional and personal success. [39]

8. WE SHOULD ALL BE FEMINISTS

(Anchor, $7.95). By Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie. [4]

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

(New Press, $19.95). By Michelle Alexander. [22]

10. TRUMP: THE ART OF THE DEAL

(Ballantine, $16.99). By Donald J. Trump and Tony Schwartz. The mogul and president-elect on closing the deal. [7]

Hardcover
Fiction

1. THE UNDERGROUND RAILROAD

(Doubleday, $26.95). By Colson Whitehead. A young slave makes a desperate bid for freedom. [18]

2. THE WHISTLER

(Doubleday, $28.95). By John Grisham. A Florida judge may be taking mafia-linked bribes. [10]

3. CROSS THE LINE

(Little, Brown, $29). By James Patterson. A killer is on the loose in the nation’s capital in Alex Cross’s latest investigation. [6]

4. NO MAN’S LAND

(Grand Central, $29). By David Baldacci. Special Agent John Puller reopens an investigation into the murder of his mother. His father is now a suspect. [7]

5. MOONGLOW

(Harper, $28.99). By Michael Chabon. A dying grandfather recounts in this autobiographical novel. [6]

6. COMMONWEALTH

(Harper, $27.99). By Ann Patchett. A chance encounter disrupts two marriages and the lives of six children. [13]

7. SMALL GREAT THINGS

(Ballantine, $28.99). By Jodi Picoult. A black nurse stands trial when the baby of white supremacists dies in her care. [7]

8. TOM CLANCY: TRUE FAITH AND ALLEGIANCE

(Putnam, $29.95). By Mark Greaney. U.S. intelligence agencies are compromised, jeopardizing spying activities around the world. [4]

9. THE CHEMIST

(Little, Brown, $28). By Stephenie Meyer. An agent for the government’s most secret agency knows too much and must be eliminated. [2]

10. TWO BY TWO

(Grand Central, $27). By Nicholas Sparks. A man loses everything but tries to keep life normal for his daughter. [12]

NonFiction/General

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

(Harper, $27.99). By J.D. Vance. [23]

2. THE UNDOING PROJECT: A FRIENDSHIP THAT CHANGED OUR MINDS

(Norton, $28.95). By Michael Lewis. [4]

3. TOOLS OF TITANS: THE TACTICS, ROUTINES, AND HABITS OF BILLIONAIRES, ICONS, AND WORLD-CLASS PERFORMERS

(HMH, $28). By Tim Ferriss. [2]

4. ATLAS OBSCURA: AN EXPLORER’S GUIDE TO THE WORLD’S HIDDEN WONDERS

(Workman, $35). By Joshua Foer and Dylan Thuras. [7]

5. THE PRINCESS DIARIST

(Blue Rider, $26). By Carrie Fisher. [1]

6. JESUS ALWAYS: EMBRACING JOY IN HIS PRESENCE

(Thomas Nelson, $15.99). By Sarah Young. [12]

7. HAMILTON: THE REVOLUTION

(Grand Central, $40). By Lin-Manuel Miranda and Jeremy McCarter . A companion book to the blockbuster Broadway musical. [26]

8. THE BOOK OF JOY: LASTING HAPPINESS IN A CHANGING WORLD

(FSG, $28). By Thomas L. Friedman. [5]

9. THANK YOU FOR BEING LATE: AN OPTIMIST'S GUIDE TO THRIVING IN THE AGE OF ACCELERATIONS

(Avery, $26). By Dalai Lama and Desmond Tutu. [1]

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

(Henry Holt, $30). By Bill O’Reilly and Martin Dugard. [16]

Rankings reflect sales for the week ended Jan. 1.