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The Associated Press

Best-Selling Books Week Ended August 25th.


1. "Mistress" by James Patterson, David Ellis (Little, Brown)

2. "The Cuckoo's Calling" by Robert Galbraith (J.K. Rowling)

3. "Inferno" by Dan Brown (Doubleday)

4. "The Fault in Our Stars" by John Green (Dutton Books)

5. "Pete the Cat" by James Dean (HarperCollins)

6. "The Surprise Attack of Jabba the Puppett" by Tom Angleberger (Amulet Books)

7. "Rose Harbor in Bloom" by Debbie Macomber (Ballantine Books)

8. "And the Mountain Echoed" by Khaled Hosseini (Riverhead)

9. "The Third Kingdom" by Terry Goodkind (Tor)

10. "Night Film: A Novel" by Marisha Pessi (Random House)


1. "The Liberty Amendments" by Mark Levin (Threshold Editions)

2. "Happy, Happy, Happy: My Life and Legacy as the Duck Commander" by Phil Robertson and Mark Schlabach (Howard Books)

3. "StrengthsFinder 2.0" by Tom Rath (Gallup Press)

4. "Zealot" by Reza Aslan (Random House)

5. "Jesus Calling: Enjoy Peace in His Presence" by Sarah Young (Thomas Nelson Publishers)

6. "Lean In" by Sheryl Sandberg (Knopf)

7. "The Duck Commander Family" by Willie Robertson (Howard Books)

8. "Exposed: The Secret Life of Jodie Arias" by Jane Velez-Mitchell (William Morrow)

9. "Lawrence in Arabia" by Scott Anderson (Doubleday)

10. "This Town" by Mark Leibovich (Blue Rider Press)'


1. "City of Bones" by Cassandra Clare (Margaret K. McElderry Books)

2. "The Husband's Secret" by Liane Moriarty (Penguin Group)

3. "High Heat" by Lee Child (Random House)

4. "The Cuckoo's Calling" by Robert Galbraith (Little Brown)

5. "Unlocked" by Maya Cross (Self-published via Nook Press)

6. "Wethering the Storm" by Samantha Towie (Montlake Romance)

7. "Mistress" by James Patterson, David Ellis (Little, Brown)

8. "The Boy in the Suitcase" by Lene Kaaberbol, Agnete Friis (Soho Press)

9. "The Silent Wife" by A.S.A. Harrison (Penguin)

10. "Ruin" by Rachel Van Dyken (Rachel Van Dyken)


1. "The Secret Rescue" by Cate Lineberry (Little, Brown)

2. "Bonhoeffer: Pastor, Martyr, Prophet, Spy" by Eric Metaxas (Little, Brown)

3. "The Liberty Amendments" by Mark R. Levin (Threshold Editions)

4. "Orange Is the New Black" by Piper Kerman (Random House)

5. "Exposed: The Secret Life of Jodie Arias" by Jane Velez-Mitchell (William Morrow)

6. "E-Squared" by Pam Grout (Hay House)

7. "Zealot" by Reza Aslan (Random House)

8. "The Butler" by Wil Haygood (Atria)

9. "The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People: Powerful Lessons in Personal Change" by Stephen R. Covey (Rosetta Books)

10. "Happy, Happy, Happy" by Phil Robertson (Howard Books)

Nielsen BookScan gathers point-of-sale book data from about 16,000 locations across the U.S., representing about 85 percent of the nation's book sales. Print-book data providers include all major booksellers and Web retailers, and food stores. E-book data providers include all major e-book retailers. Free e-books and those sold for less than 99 cents are excluded. The fiction and nonfiction lists in all formats include both adult and juvenile titles; the business list includes only adult titles. The combined lists track sales by title across all print and e-book formats; audio books are excluded. Refer questions to Michael.Boone(at)

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