Paperback
Fiction

1. THE HANDMAID’S TALE

(Anchor, $15.95). By Margaret Atwood. A dystopian novel set in a theocratic-totalitarian state. [15]

2. COMMONWEALTH

(Harper Perennial, $16.99). By Ann Patchett. A chance encounter disrupts two marriages and the lives of six children. [1]

3. ALL THE LIGHT WE CANNOT SEE

(Scribner, $17). By Anthony Doerr. A story of two children whose paths collide during World War II. [5]

4. LILAC GIRLS

(Ballantine, $17). By Martha Hall Kelly. The lives of three women are disrupted by the outbreak of World War II. [10]

5. A MAN CALLED OVE

(Washington Square, $16). By Fredrik Backman. An old crank might just be softened by his new neighbors. [50]

6. THE WOMAN IN CABIN 10

(Gallery/Scout Press, $16). By Ruth Ware. A travel writer on a cruise searches for a missing woman that no one else saw. [15]

7. THE NIGHTINGALE

(St. Martin's Griffin, $16.99).By Kristin Hannah. A woman in Nazi-occupied France tries to keep her family alive. [2]

8. CONFESSIONS OF A DOMESTIC FAILURE

(Mira, $15.99). By Bunmi Laditan. A humorous tale of a woman trying, and failing at being the perfect mom. [1]

9. HOMEGOING

(Vintage, $16.00). By Yaa Gyasi. A Ghanaian family is torn apart by slavery. [1]

10. THE CIRCLE

(Vintage, $16). By Dave Eggers. The world’s most powerful Internet company becomes the Big Brother of 2013. [3]

Nonfiction/General

1. EVICTED: POVERTY AND PROFIT IN THE AMERICAN CITY

(Broadway, $17). By Matthew Desmond. [2]

2. MILK AND HONEY

(Andrews McMeel, $14.99) By Rupi Kaur. A collection of poetry and prose about survival. [47]

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. [22]

4. ON TYRANNY: TWENTY LESSONS FROM THE TWENTIETH CENTURY

(Tim Duggan Books, $7.99). By Timothy Snyder. [10]

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

(Running Press, $16). By Jen Sincero. [60]

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

(Northfield, $15.99). By Gary D. Chapman. [223]

7. THE IMMORTAL LIFE OF HENRIETTA LACKS

(Broadway, $16). By Rebecca Skloot. How one woman’s death from cervical cancer in 1951 led to the creation of the prodigious HeLa cell line. [93]

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

(Amber-Allen $12.95). By Don Miguel Ruiz. [11]

9. HOW TO WIN FRIENDS AND INFLUENCE PEOPLE

(Pocket, $16). By Dale Carnegie. Tips for professional and personal success. [43]

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

(New Press, $19.95). By Michelle Alexander. [24]

Hardcover
Fiction

1. 16TH SEDUCTION

(Little, Brown, $29). By James Patterson and Maxine Paetro. Detective Lindsay Boxer’s latest investigation could ruin her career. [1]

2. INTO THE WATER

(Riverhead, $28). By Paula Hawkins. Two bodies surface in a river and with them a town’s secrets. [1]

3. AGAINST ALL ODDS

(Delacorte, $28.99). By Danielle Steel. Six people take big chances in their lives. [1]

4. THE FIX

(Grand Central, $29). By David Baldacci. Amos Decker witnesses an execution-style killing. It may well be his most perplexing case yet. [3]

5. ANYTHING IS POSSIBLE

(Random House, $27). By Elizabeth Strout. Lucy Barton returns home after 17 years. [2]

6. GOLDEN PREY

(Putnam, $29). By John Sandford. Lucas Davenport, recently of the U.S. Marshals Service, pursues a brutal drug cartel. [2]

7. A GENTLEMAN IN MOSCOW

(Viking, $27). By Amor Towles. A Russian aristocrat is under house arrest in Moscow. [17]

8. THE BLACK BOOK

(Little, Brown, $28). By James Patterson and David Ellis. A missing black book sends shock waves through Chicago’s elite. [6]

9. NORSE MYTHOLOGY

(Norton, $25.95). By Neil Gaiman. The popular author retells the great northern tales of Odin, Thor and Loki. [13]

10. THE UNDERGROUND RAILROAD

(Doubleday, $26.95). By Colson Whitehead. A young slave makes a desperate bid for freedom. [33]

NonFiction/General

1. SHATTERED: INSIDE HILLARY CLINTON’S DOOMED CAMPAIGN

(Crown), $28). By Jonathan Allen and Amie Parnes. [3]

2. OPTION B: FACING ADVERSITY, BUILDING RESILIENCE, AND FINDING JOY

(Knopf, $25.95). By Sheryl Sandberg and Adam Grant. [2]

3. ASTROPHYSICS FOR PEOPLE IN A HURRY

(Norton, $18.95). By Neil deGrasse Tyson. [1]

4. FROM CRADLE TO STAGE: STORIES FROM THE MOTHERS WHO ROCKED AND RAISED ROCK STARS

(Seal, $27). By Virginia Hanlon Grohl. [1]

5. YOU’RE THE ONLY ONE I CAN TELL: INSIDE THE LANGUAGE OF WOMEN’S FRIENDSHIPS

(Ballantine, $27). By Deborah Tannen. [1]

6. THE OPERATOR: FIRING THE SHOTS THAT KILLED OSAMA BIN LADEN AND MY YEARS AS A SEAL TEAM WARRIOR

(Scribner, $28). By Robert O'Neill. [2]

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

(Harper, $27.99). By J.D. Vance. [41]

8. MAKE YOUR BED: LITTLE THINGS THAT CAN CHANGE YOUR LIFE...AND MAYBE THE WORLD

(Grand Central, $18). By William H. McRaven. [5]

9. WOMEN WHO WORK: REWRITING THE RULES FOR SUCCESS

(Portfolio, $26). By Ivanka Trump. [1]

10. KILLERS OF THE FLOWER MOON: THE OSAGE MURDERS AND THE BIRTH OF THE FBI

(Doubleday, $28.95). By David Grann [2]

Rankings reflect sales for the week ended May 7.