Bestsellers List Sunday, September 4
1. Tomorrow, and Tomorrow, and Tomorrow by Gabrielle Zevin (Knopf: $28) Lifelong BFFs collaborate on a wildly successful video game.
2. Heat 2 by Michael Mann, Meg Gardiner (Morrow: $29) A collaboration from the director of the movie “Heat” and the mystery writer, set in the classic film’s world.
3. Babel by R. F. Kuang (Harper Voyager: $28) A young Chinese orphan is brought to London in an alternate history fantasy that casts language as the key to the British Empire.
4. 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.
5. 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.
6. 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.
7. The It Girl by Ruth Ware (Gallery/Scout: $29) Ten years after her college friend was killed, a woman learns that the man convicted of her murder may have been innocent.
8. The Last White Man by Mohsin Hamid (Riverhead: $26) The skin color of white Americans turns darker in this science fiction fable.
9. Elizabeth Finch by Julian Barnes (Knopf: $26) A professor’s course on “Culture and Civilization” inspires a student to reach deeper insights on the human condition.
10. The Midnight Library by Matt Haig (Viking: $26) A reader in an infinite library must choose what kind of life to lead.
1. Crying in H Mart by Michelle Zauner (Knopf: $27) A memoir from the Korean-born singer-songwriter of the band Japanese Breakfast.
2. Happy-Go-Lucky by David Sedaris (Little, Brown: $29) The humorist shares his experiences dealing with the COVID-19 pandemic.
3. 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.
4. 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.
5. The World’s Worst Assistant by Sona Movsesian (Plume: $26) A lighthearted memoir from Conan O’Brien’s longtime personal assistant.
6. Path Lit by Lightning by David Maraniss (Simon & Schuster: $33) A biography of Jim Thorpe, the Native American who is considered one of the greatest American athletes.
7. The Subtle Art of Not Giving A F— by Mark Manson (Harper: $27) The blogger offers self-help advice on not being positive all the time.
8. All Signs Point to Paris by Natasha Sizlo (Mariner: $29) In this personal memoir, a 40-something Los Angeles woman sees an astrologer who sends her to Paris to find her soul mate.
9. California Soul by Keith Corbin, Kevin Alexander (Random House: $29) Keith Corbin’s journey from an ex-con to a celebrated chef.
10. A Place in the World by Frances Mayes (Crown: $27) A collection of stories showing the meaning of home from the author of “Under the Tuscan Sun.”
1. The Seven Husbands of Evelyn Hugo by Taylor Jenkins Reid (Washington Square: $17)
2. Love on the Brain by Ali Hazelwood (Berkley: $17)
3. Circe by Madeline Miller (Back Bay: $17)
4. Verity by Colleen Hoover (Grand Central: $17)
5. It Ends With Us by Colleen Hoover (Atria: $17)
6. Malibu Rising by Taylor Jenkins Reid (Ballantine: $18)
7. Where the Crawdads Sing by Delia Owens (Putnam: $18)
8. The Thursday Murder Club by Richard Osman (Penguin: $17)
9. My Year of Rest and Relaxation by Ottessa Moshfegh (Penguin: $17)
10. Normal People by Sally Rooney (Hogarth: $17)
1. The Body Keeps the Score by Bessel van der Kolk (Penguin: $19)
2. All About Love by bell hooks (Morrow: $17)
3. Braiding Sweetgrass by Robin Wall Kimmerer (Milkweed: $20)
4. How to Focus by Thich Nhat Hanh, Jason DeAntonis (Illus.) (Parallax: $10)
5. Sapiens by Yuval Noah Harari (Harper: $25)
6. The Bomber Mafia by Malcolm Gladwell (Back Bay: $19)
7. Say Nothing by Patrick Radden Keefe (Anchor: $18)
8. Educated by Tara Westover (Random House: $19)
9. Just Kids by Patti Smith (Ecco: $17)
10. The Four Agreements by Don Miguel Ruiz (Amber-Allen: $13)
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