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HARDCOVER FICTION

1. "The Racketeer" by John Grisham (Doubleday, $28.95). A federal judge and his secretary are murdered, and a former lawyer serving prison time says he knows who did it and why. Last week: 1

2. "Poseidon's Arrow" by Clive Cussler (Putnam, $28.95). Dirk Pitt must find an important part of a top-secret attack submarine that has mysteriously disappeared. Last week: —

3. "Flight Behavior" by Barbara Kingsolver (Harper, $28.99). A farm wife discovers an unusual natural phenomenon on her family's land, drawing a media onslaught. Last week: —

4. "The Sins of the Mother" by Danielle Steel (Delacorte, $28). Olivia Grayson has spent more time at the office than with her children but hopes to make up for her absence during a family vacation. Last week: 2

5. "The Casual Vacancy" by J.K. Rowling (Little, Brown, $35). A small English town is rattled by the unexpected death of an elected official. Last week: 3

6. "The Panther" by Nelson DeMille (Grand Central, $27.99). Anti-Terrorist Task Force agent John Corey is sent to Yemen to track down The Panther, one of the terrorists behind the USS Cole bombings. Last week: 4

7. "Gone Girl" by Gillian Flynn (Crown, $25). Nick is the No. 1 suspect in his beautiful wife's disappearance, but could this golden boy really have killed his beloved? Last week: 8

8. "The Bone Bed" by Patricia Cornwell (Putnam, $28.95). The disappearance of a woman in Canada may help Kay Scarpetta solve a series of gruesome crimes in Boston. Last week: 6

9. "Winter of the World" by Ken Follett (Dutton, $36). The second historical epic in Follett's "The Century Trilogy" follows five families from the rise of the Third Reich to the atomic bomb explosions. Last week: 9

10. "NYPD Red" by James Patterson and Marshall Karp (Little, Brown, $27.99). Police Det. Zach Jordan and partner Kylie MacDonald grapple with a brutal crime spree in the midst of a major Hollywood event in New York. Last week: 7

HARDCOVER NONFICTION

1. "Barefoot Contessa Foolproof" by Ina Garten (Clarkson Potter, $35). Ina Garten, host of "Barefoot Contessa," collects some of her best quick and easy recipes. Last week: 1

2. "Killing Kennedy" by Bill O'Reilly and Martin Dugard (Henry Holt, $28). TV host O'Reilly revisits the details of President John F. Kennedy's assassination. Last week: 2

3. "No Easy Day" by Mark Owen with Kevin Maurer (Dutton, $26.95). A former Navy SEAL who was on the team that killed Osama bin Laden, writing under a pseudonym, recounts his version of the mission. Last week: 4

4. "I Declare" by Joel Osteen (FaithWords, $21.99). The Texas pastor expounds on the scriptures and their role in everyday life. Last week: 8

5. "Guinness World Records 2013" (Guinness World Records, $28.95). The updated list of world records. Last week: 5

6. "The Smitten Kitchen Cookbook" by Deb Perelman (Knopf, $35). The founder of the food blog "Smitten Kitchen" writes a cookbook focusing on the pleasure of home cooking. Last week: 3

7. "The Signal and the Noise" by Nate Silver (Penguin, $27.95). Silver discusses how to navigate today's universe of often misleading data. Last week: —

8. "The Last Lion" by William Manchester (Little, Brown, $40). A biography of Winston Churchill from his tenure as British prime minister to his death. Last week: —

9. "The Digest Diet" by Liz Vaccariello (Reader's Digest Association, $24.99). Vaccariello outlines a 21-day weight-loss plan. Last week: —

10. "Cooking Italian With the Cake Boss" by Buddy Valastro (Free Press, $30). Valastro, star of TLC's "Cake Boss," shares 100 of his family's recipes. Last week: —

For the week ended Nov. 10, compiled from data from independent and chain bookstores, book wholesalers and independent distributors nationwide.

— Publishers Weekly

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