Paperback
Fiction

1. A MAN CALLED OVE

(Washington Square, $16). By Fredrik Backman. An old crank might just be softened by his new neighbors. [41]

2. LILAC GIRLS

(Ballantine, $17). By Martha Hall Kelly. The lives of three women are disrupted by the outbreak of World War II. [1]

3. 1984

(Signet, $9.99). By George Orwell. A novel of the perils of a totalitarian police state. [13]

4. BIG LITTLE LIES

(Berkley, $16). By Liane Moriarty. Little lies become great, big, awful lies, causing a lot of drama for one Australian family. [9]

5. THE ORPHAN’S TALE

(Mira, $15.99). By Pam Jenoff. During the dark days of World War II, a woman saves an infant from a cattle car bound for a concentration camp. [2]

6. THE HANDMAID’S TALE

(Anchor, $15.95). By Margaret Atwood. A dystopian novel set in a theocratic-totalitarian state. [6]

7. ALASKA HOME

(Mira, $7.99). By Debbie Macomber. Three lonely brothers, who live above the Arctic Circle, seek companionship. [1]

8. 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. [10]

9. EXPECTING TO DIE

(Zebra, $9.99). By Lisa Jackson. A serial killer is menacing the woods of Grizzly Falls, Mont. [1]

10. THE LAST MILE

(Vision, $9.99). By David Baldacci. Amos Decker must determine whether a man on death row is innocent or guilty. [8]

Nonfiction/General

1. ON TYRANNY: TWENTY LESSONS FROM THE TWENTIETH CENTURY

(Tim Duggan Books, $7.99). By Timothy Snyder. [1]

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. [13]

3. DERELICTION OF DUTY: JOHNSON, MCNAMARA, THE JOINT CHIEFS OF STAFF, AND THE LIES THAT LED TO VIETNAM

(Harper Perennial, $16.99). By H.R. McMaster. [2]

4. MILK AND HONEY

(Andrews McMeel, $14.99) By Rupi Kaur. A collection of poetry and prose about survival. [38]

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

(Running Press, $16). By Jen Sincero. [51]

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

(Northfield, $15.99). By Gary D. Chapman. [215]

6. WHY I MARCH: IMAGES FROM THE WOMAN’S MARCH AROUND THE WORLD

(Abrams, $14.95). By the editors of Abrams Books. [2]

8. THE FOURTH TURNING: AN AMERICAN PROPHECY - WHAT THE CYCLES OF HISTORY TELL US ABOUT AMERICA’S NEXT RENDEZVOUS WITH DESTINY

(Three Rivers, $18.99). By William Strauss and Neil Howe. [1]

9. SPY SITES OF WASHINGTON, DC: A GUIDE TO THE CAPITAL REGION’S SECRET HISTORY

(Georgetown Univ., $24.95). By Robert Wallace and H. Keith Melton. [1]

10. EVICTED: POVERTY AND PROFIT IN THE AMERICAN CITY

(Broadway, $17). By Matthew Desmond. [1]

Hardcover
Fiction

1. NORSE MYTHOLOGY

(Norton, $25.95). By Neil Gaiman. The popular author retells the great northern tales of Odin, Thor and Loki. [4]

2. LINCOLN IN THE BARDO

(Random House, $28). By George Saunders. a re-imagining of Abraham Lincoln after the loss of his son Willie. [3]

3. THE UNDERGROUND RAILROAD

(Doubleday, $26.95). By Colson Whitehead. A young slave makes a desperate bid for freedom. [27]

4. A GENTLEMAN IN MOSCOW

(Viking, $27). By Amor Towles. A Russian aristocrat is under house arrest in Moscow. [8]

5. ECHOES IN DEATH

(St. Martin's, $27.99). By J.D. Robb. Eve Dallas’s latest investigation might take her face to face with the devil incarnate. [4]

6. A PIECE OF THE WORLD

(William Morrow, $27.99). By Christina Baker Kline. The author of “Orphan Train,” novelizes the friendship between Christina Olson, the artist Andrew Wyeth and the painting Christina’s World. [2]

7. HEARTBREAK HOTEL

(Ballantine, $28.99). By Jonathan Kellerman. Child psychologist Alex Delaware investigates the death of his most unusual patient, a centenarian woman. [2]

8. HUMANS, BOW DOWN

(Little, Brown , $28). By James Patterson and Emily Raymond. Humans have become an endangered species in a world dominated by machines. [2]

9. THE GIRL BEFORE

(Ballantine, $27). By J.P. Delaney. Two women are destroyed when they choose to live in a mysterious house. [4]

10. 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. [7]

NonFiction/General

1. PORTRAITS OF COURAGE: A COMMANDER IN CHIEF’S TRIBUTE TO AMERICA’S WARRIORS

(Crown), $35). By George W. Bush.[1]

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

(Harper, $27.99). By J.D. Vance. [32]

3. UNSHAKEABLE: YOUR FINANCIAL FREEDOM PLAYBOOK

(Simon & Schuster, $26). By Tony Robbins. [1]

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

(St. Martin's, $24.99). By Michael Eric Dyson [7]

5. THE COMPLACENT CLASS: THE SELF-DEFEATING QUEST FOR THE AMERICAN DREAM

(St. Martin's, $28.99). By Tyler Cowen. [1]

6. 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. [10]

6. TEAM OF TEAMS: NEW RULES OF ENGAGEMENT FOR A COMPLEX WORLD

(Portfolio, $29.95). By Stanley A. McChrystal with Tantum Collins, David Silverman and Chris Fussell. [7]

8. AGEPROOF: LIVING LONGER WITHOUT RUNNING OUT OF MONEY OR BREAKING A HIP

(Grand Central Life & Style, $28). By Jean Chatzky and Michael F. Roizen. [1]

9. HOMO DEUS: A BRIEF HISTORY OF TOMORROW

(Harper, $35). By Yuval Noah Harari. [2]

10. SAPIENS: A BRIEF HISTORY OF HUMANKIND

(Harper, $35). By Yuval Noah Harari. [1]

Rankings reflect sales for the week ended March 5.