Paperback
Fiction

1. 1984

(Signet, $9.99). By George Orwell. A novel of the perils of a totalitarian police state. [9]

2. A DOG'S PURPOSE

(Forge , $14.99) . By W. Bruce Cameron. A devoted dog finds meaning in his bond with the humans he loves. [8]

3. A MAN CALLED OVE

(Washington Square, $16). By Fredrik Backman. An old crank might just be softened by his new neighbors. [37]

4. THE APARTMENT

(Dell, $8.99). By Danielle Steel. Four women share an apartment and their lives, in New York. [2]

5. TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD

(Grand Central, $8.99). By Harper Lee. The Pulitzer Prize-winning tale set in the Depression-era South. [96]

6. THE HANDMAID’S TALE

(Anchor, $15.95). By Margaret Atwood. A dystopian novel set in a theocratic-totalitarian state. [2]

7. MY GRANDMOTHER ASKED ME TO TELL YOU SHE’S SORRY

(Washington Square, $16). By Fredrik Backman. The death of her grandmother sends a little girl on an epic journey of absolution. [6]

8. FAHRENHEIT 451

(Simon & Schuster, $15.99). By Ray Bradbury. The classic about a future war on books is a standard on back-to-school lists. [23]

9. THE GREAT GATSBY

(Scribner, $16). By F. Scott Fitzgerald. A novel of love lost and fortunes gained in the Jazz Age. [85]

10. THE WIDOW

(Berkley, $16). By Fiona Barton. A woman may not be telling the truth about her late husband’s crime. [2]

Nonfiction/General

1. 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. [9]

2. MILK AND HONEY

(Andrews McMeel, $14.99) By Rupi Kaur. A collection of poetry and prose about survival. [34]

3. WALKING WITH THE WIND: A MEMOIR OF THE MOVEMENT

(Simon & Schuster, $18). By John Lewis and Michael D’Orso. [1]

4. MARCH TRILOGY SLIPCASE SET

(Top Shelf, $49.99). By John Lewis, Andrew Aydin and Nate Powell. [5]

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

(Running Press, $16). By Jen Sincero. [47]

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

(Northfield, $15.99). By Gary D. Chapman. [211]

7. WE SHOULD ALL BE FEMINISTS

(Anchor, $7.95). By Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie. [8]

8. ALEXANDER HAMILTON

(Penguin, $20). By Ron Chernow. [64]

9. THE FOUR AGREEMENTS: A PRACTICAL GUIDE TO PERSONAL FREEDOM

(Amber-Allen $12.95). By Don Miguel Ruiz. [7]

10. NIGHT

(Hill & Wang, $9.95). By Elie Wiesel. The terrifying account of Nazi concentration camps. [126]

Hardcover
Fiction

1. THE UNDERGROUND RAILROAD

(Doubleday, $26.95). By Colson Whitehead. A young slave makes a desperate bid for freedom. [23]

2. NEVER NEVER

(Little, Brown, $28). By James Patterson and Candice Fox. The brother of a top sex crimes investigator is arrested for the murder of three young women. [3]

3. 4 3 2 1

(Henry Holt, $32.50). By Paul Auster. Four boys, weaved from the same DNA, lead four parallel but different lives. [1]

4. THE GIRL BEFORE

(Ballantine, $27). By J.P. Delaney. Two women are destroyed when they choose to live in a mysterious house. [2]

5. THE WHISTLER

(Doubleday, $28.95). By John Grisham. A Florida judge may be taking mafia-linked bribes. [15]

6. RIGHT BEHIND YOU

(Dutton, $27). By Lisa Gardner. A teenager’s brother goes on a shooting rampage in Oregon. [1]

7. COMMONWEALTH

(Harper, $27.99). By Ann Patchett. A chance encounter disrupts two marriages and the lives of six children. [16]

8. RATHER BE THE DEVIL

(Little, Brown, $27). By Ian Rankin. A recently retired Inspector Rebus can’t shake a cold case. [1]

8. MY HUSBAND’S WIFE

(Pamela Dorman, $26). By Jane Corry. A manipulative girl threatens to destroy a young marriage. [1]

10. SMALL GREAT THINGS

(Ballantine, $28.99). By Jodi Picoult. A black nurse stands trial when the baby of white supremacists dies in her care. [11]

NonFiction/General

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

(Harper, $27.99). By J.D. Vance. [28]

2. GOSNELL: THE UNTOLD STORY OF AMERICA’S MOST PROLIFIC SERIAL KILLER

(Regnery, $27.99). By Ann McElhinney and Phelim McAleer. [2]

3. THREE DAYS IN JANUARY: DWIGHT EISENHOWER’S FINAL MISSION

(William Morrow, $28.99). By Bret Baier. [4]

4. TEARS WE CANNOT STOP: A SERMON TO WHITE AMERICA

(St. Martin's, $24.99). By Michael Eric Dyson [3]

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

(William Morrow, $27.99). By Margot Lee Shetterly. [6]

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

(HMH, $28). By Tim Ferriss. [7]

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

(Henry Holt, $30). By Bill O’Reilly and Martin Dugard. [15]

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

(Norton, $28.95). By Michael Lewis. [8]

9. BETWEEN THE WORLD AND ME

(Spiegel and Grau, $24). By Ta-Nehisi Coates. A black father writes his son a letter about race in America. [60]

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

(Avery, $26). By the Dalai Lama and Desmond Tutu. [3]

Rankings reflect sales for the week ended Feb. 5.