Best Sellers

These lists were compiled by The New York Times from computer-processed sales figures from more than 3,985 bookstores plus wholesalers serving more than 50,000 other retailers, statistically weighted to represent sales in all such outlets nationwide.


1. The Last Patriot by Brad Thor

2. Fearless Fourteen by Janet Evanovich

3. Sail by James Patterson and Howard Roughan

4. Tailspin by Catherine Coulter

5. The Story of Edgar Sawtelle by David Wroblewski

6. The Host by Stephenie Meyer

7. Chasing Darkness by Robert Crais

8. Rogue by Danielle Steel

9. Death Angel by Linda Howard

10. The Beach House by Jane Green


1. When You Are Engulfed in Flames by David Sedaris

2. Fleeced by Dick Morris and Eileen McGann

3. What Happened by Scott McClellan

4. Are You There, Vodka? It's Me, Chelsea by Chelsea Handler

5. The Monster of Florence by Douglas Preston with Mario Spezi

6. My Stroke of Insight by Jill Bolte Taylor

7. Audition by Barbara Walters

8. The Post-American World by Fareed Zakaria

9. Stori Telling by Tori Spelling with Hilary Liftin

10. The Billionaire's Vinegar by Benjamin Wallace