Paperback
Fiction

1. THE HANDMAID’S TALE

(Anchor, $15.95). By Margaret Atwood. A dystopian novel set in a theocratic-totalitarian state. [10]

2. A MAN CALLED OVE

(Washington Square, $16). By Fredrik Backman. An old crank might just be softened by his new neighbors. [45]

3. BIG LITTLE LIES

(Berkley, $16). By Liane Moriarty. Little lies become great, big, awful lies, causing a lot of drama for one Australian family. [13]

4. NO MAN’S LAND

(Grand Central, $15.99). By David Baldacci. Special Agent John Puller reopens an investigation into the murder of his mother. His father is now a suspect. [2]

5. LILAC GIRLS

(Ballantine, $17). By Martha Hall Kelly. The lives of three women are disrupted by the outbreak of World War II. [5]

6. 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. [14]

7. THE OBSESSION

(Berkley, $7.99). By Nora Roberts. A woman tries to run from the horrid sins of her father. [4]

8. THE GREAT GATSBY

(Scribner, $16). By F. Scott Fitzgerald. A novel of love lost and fortunes gained in the Jazz Age. [86]

9. 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. [24]

10. 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. [6]

Nonfiction/General

1. ON TYRANNY: TWENTY LESSONS FROM THE TWENTIETH CENTURY

(Tim Duggan Books, $7.99). By Timothy Snyder. [5]

2. THE ZOOKEEPER’S WIFE

(Norton, $15.95). By Diane Ackerman. A true story of how the keepers of the Warsaw Zoo saved hundreds of people from the Nazis. [5]

3. 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. [17]

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

(New Press, $19.95). By Michelle Alexander [23]

5. MILK AND HONEY

(Andrews McMeel, $14.99) By Rupi Kaur. A collection of poetry and prose about survival. [42]

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

(Running Press, $16). By Jen Sincero. [55]

7. CORK DORK: A WINE-FUELED ADVENTURE AMONG THE OBSESSIVE SOMMELIERS, BIG BOTTLE HUNTERS, AND ROGUE SCIENTISTS WHO TAUGHT ME TO LIVE FOR TASTE

(Penguin, $17). By Bianca Bosker. [1]

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

(Northfield, $15.99). By Gary D. Chapman. [219]

9. NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC WALKING WASHINGTON, D.C.

(National Geographic Society, $14.99). By Barbara Noe Kennedy and Lisa A. Walker. [1]

10. HOW TO WIN FRIENDS AND INFLUENCE PEOPLE

(Pocket, $16). By Dale Carnegie. Tips for professional and personal success. [41]

Hardcover
Fiction

1. THE BLACK BOOK

(Little, Brown, $28). By James Patterson and David Ellis. A missing black book sends shock waves through Chicago’s elite. [1]

2. NORSE MYTHOLOGY

(Norton, $25.95). By Neil Gaiman. The popular author retells the great northern tales of Odin, Thor and Loki. [8]

3. MISSISSIPPI BLOOD

(William Morrow, $28.99). By Greg Iles. The final instalment of the Natchez Burning trilogy. [2]

3. A GENTLEMAN IN MOSCOW

(Viking, $27). By Amor Towles. A Russian aristocrat is under house arrest in Moscow. [12]

5. IF NOT FOR YOU

(Ballantine, $27). By Debbie Macomber. A woman relocates to Oregon and falls for a man not entirely to her parents’ liking. [2]

6. LINCOLN IN THE BARDO

(Random House, $28). By George Saunders. a re-imagining of Abraham Lincoln after the loss of his son Willie. [7]

7. THE CUTTHROAT

(Putnam, $29). By Clive Cussler and Justin Scott. Chief Investigator Isaac Bell pursuits a serial killer who hunts petit blond women. [3]

8. THE WOMEN IN THE CASTLE

(William Morrow, $26.99). By Jessica Shattuck. The lives of three widows intertwine in a Bavarian castle. [1]

9. THE TEA GIRL OF HUMMINGBIRD LANE

(Scribner, $27). By Lisa See. A Chinese family is seperated by circumstances and an ocean. [2]

10. DANGEROUS GAMES

(Delacorte, $28.99). By Danielle Steel. A television reporter’s latest assignment is her most dangerous yet. [4]

NonFiction/General

1. OLD SCHOOL: LIFE IN THE SANE LANE

(Henry Holt, $27). By Bill O'Reilly and Bruce Feirstein. The Fox News host defends old school values. [1]

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

(Harper, $27.99). By J.D. Vance. [36]

3. HOW TO BE A BAWSE: A GUIDE TO CONQUERING LIFE

(Ballantine, $26). By Lilly Singh. A YouTuber’s guide to showing confidence, hustling and smiling. [1]

4. WHO THOUGHT THIS WAS A GOOD IDEA?: AND OTHER QUESTIONS YOU SHOULD HAVE ANSWERS TO WHEN YOU WORK IN THE WHITE HOUSE

(Twelve, $27). By Alyssa Mastromonaco. [1]

5. RICHARD NIXON: THE LIFE

(Doubleday, $35). By John A. Farrell. [1]

6. THE SUBTLE ART OF NOT GIVING A F*CK: A COUNTERINTUITIVE APPROACH TO LIVING A GOOD LIFE

(Harperone, $24.99). By Mark Manson. [3]

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

(Crown), $35). By George W. Bush. [5]

8. BORN A CRIME: STORIES FROM A SOUTH AFRICAN CHILDHOOD

(Spiegel & Grau, $28). By Trevor Noah. [6]

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

(Ten Speed, $16.99). By Marie Kondo. [87]

10. A COLONY IN A NATION

(Norton, $26.95). By Chris Hayes. An MSNBC host examines America’s racial divide. [2]

Rankings reflect sales for the week ended April 2.