Bestsellers List Sunday, August 14
1. Tomorrow, and Tomorrow, and Tomorrow by Gabrielle Zevin (Knopf: $28) Lifelong BFFs collaborate on a wildly successful video game.
2. Horse by Geraldine Brooks (Viking: $28) Prior to the Civil War, a slave, a racehorse and an artist launch a complex story that spans generations.
3. Portrait of an Unknown Woman by Daniel Silva (Harper: $30) Retired spy and art restorer Gabriel Allon returns in a new thriller set in Venice.
4. Lessons in Chemistry by Bonnie Garmus (Doubleday: $29) In the 1960s, a female chemist goes on to be a single parent, then a celebrity chef.
5. The Midnight Library by Matt Haig (Viking: $26) A reader in an infinite library must choose what kind of life to lead.
6. The Paris Apartment by Lucy Foley (Morrow: $29) A woman hoping to stay at her brother’s flat gets tangled in a mystery when he goes missing.
7. Sea of Tranquility by Emily St. John Mandel (Knopf: $25) A science fiction tale spanning centuries from the author of “Station Eleven” and “The Glass Hotel.”
8. Mercury Pictures Presents by Anthony Marra (Hogarth: $29) Shortly before the U.S. enters World War II, an Italian woman working for a movie studio immigrates to Los Angeles.
9. The Last White Man by Mohsin Hamid (Riverhead: $26) The skin color of white Americans turns darker in this science fiction fable.
10. Properties of Thirst by Marianne Wiggins (Simon & Schuster: $28) A Japanese American internment camp during World War II is built next to a ranch owned by a California family beset with tragedy.
1. Bad City by Paul Pringle (Celadon: $30) The Los Angeles Times reporter details how following a tip led him and his colleagues to uncover two major scandals at USC.
2. Happy-Go-Lucky by David Sedaris (Little, Brown: $29) The humorist shares his experiences dealing with the COVID-19 pandemic.
3. The Boy, the Mole, the Fox and the Horse by Charlie Mackesy (HarperOne: $23) A modern fable explores life’s universal lessons through four archetypes.
4. Crying in H Mart by Michelle Zauner (Knopf: $27) A memoir from the Korean-born singer-songwriter of the band Japanese Breakfast.
5. Atomic Habits by James Clear (Avery: $27) The self-help expert’s guide to building good habits and breaking bad ones via tiny changes in behavior.
6. Leadership by Henry Kissinger (Penguin: $36) The former secretary of State examines six case studies of leaders implementing global strategies.
7. The World’s Worst Assistant by Sona Movsesian (Plume: $26) A light-hearted memoir from Conan O’Brien’s longtime personal assistant.
8. An Immense World by Ed Yong (Random House: $30) An exploration of sensory perception in humans and nature.
9. The Metaverse by Matthew Ball (Liveright: $30) An exploration of how the development of global, interconnected, 3-D virtual worlds could revolutionize everything.
10. There Are Places in the World Where Rules Are Less Important Than Kindness by Carlo Rovelli (Riverhead: $26) An exploration of physics and philosophy from the renowned physicist.
1. Where the Crawdads Sing by Delia Owens (Putnam: $18)
2. The Seven Husbands of Evelyn Hugo by Taylor Jenkins Reid (Washington Square: $17)
3. Book Lovers by Emily Henry (Berkley: $17)
4. It Ends With Us by Colleen Hoover (Atria: $17)
5. Daisy Jones & the Six by Taylor Jenkins Reid (Ballantine: $17)
6. Beach Read by Emily Henry (Berkley: $16)
7. Beautiful World, Where Are You by Sally Rooney (Picador: $18)
8. Ugly Love by Colleen Hoover (Atria: $17)
9. People We Meet on Vacation by Emily Henry (Berkley: $16)
10. Malibu Rising by Taylor Jenkins Reid (Ballantine: $18)
1. This Is Your Mind on Plants by Michael Pollan (Penguin: $18)
2. The Four Agreements by Don Miguel Ruiz (Amber-Allen: $13)
3. Sapiens by Yuval Noah Harari (Harper: $25)
4. The Untethered Soul by Michael A. Singer (New Harbinger: $19)
5. Slouching Towards Bethlehem by Joan Didion (FSG: $17)
6. The Body Keeps the Score by Bessel van der Kolk (Penguin: $19)
7. Entangled Life by Merlin Sheldrake (Random House: $18)
8. All About Love by bell hooks (Morrow: $17)
9. Oldest Los Angeles by Mimi Slawoff (Reedy: $21)
10. The Bomber Mafia by Malcolm Gladwell (Back Bay: $19)
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