WALL STREET JOURNAL-BEST SELLERS

Best-Selling Books Week Ended January 5.

FICTION

1. “Dog Man: Brawl of the Wild” by Dav Pilkey (Graphix)

2. “The Fork, the Witch, and the Worm” by Christopher Paolini (Knopf Books for Young Readers)

3. “The Meltdown” by Jeff Kinney (Amulet Books)

4. “Verses for the Dead” by Douglas Preston and Lincoln Child (Grand Central Publishing)

5. “The Night Before Christmas” by Clement Moore and Christian Birmingham (Running Press)

6. “Where the Crawdads Sing” by Delia Owens (G.P. Putnam’s Sons)

7. “The Reckoning” by John Grisham (Doubleday)

8. “Fire & Blood” by George R.R. Martin (Bantam)

9. “Dog Man: Lord of the Fleas” by Dav Pilkey (Graphix)

10. “Every Breath” by Nicholas Sparks (Grand Central Publishing)

NONFICTION

1. “Becoming” by Michelle Obama (Crown)

2. “Girl, Wash Your Face” by Rachel Hollis (Thomas Nelson)

3. “Educated” by Tara Westover (Random House)

4. “It’s Not Supposed to Be This Way” by Lysa TerKeurst (Thomas Nelson)

5. “Homebody” by Joanna Gaines (Harper Design)

6. “The Life Changing Magic of Tidying Up” by Marie Kondo (Ten Speed)

7. “12 Rules for Life: An Antidote to Chaos” by Jordan B. Peterson (Random House Canada)

8. “The Point of It All” by Charles Krauthammer (Crown Forum)

9. “The Subtle Art of Not Giving a F*ck” by Mark Manson (HarperOne)

10. “Magnolia Table” by Joanna Gaines (William Morrow)

FICTION E-BOOKS

1. “Verses for the Dead” by Douglas Preston and Lincoln Child (Grand Central Publishing)

2. “Target: Alex Cross” by James Patterson (Little, Brown)

3. “Bird Box” by Josh Malerman (Ecco)

4. “Where the Crawdads Sing” by Delia Owens (G.P. Putnam’s Sons)

5. “A Delicate Touch” by Stuart Woods (G.P. Putnam’s Sons)

6. “The Boy” by Tami Hoag (Dutton)

7. “Circe” by Madeline Miller (Little, Brown)

8. “The Reckoning” by John Grisham (Doubleday)

9. “Captive Star” by Nora Roberts (Silhouette Special Releases)

10. “Final Shadows” by Kay Hooper (Berkley)

NONFICTION E-BOOKS

1. “Becoming” by Michelle Obama (Crown)

2. “Educated” by Tara Westover (Random House)

3. “The Dialy Stoic” by Ryan Holiday and Stephen Hanselman (Portfolio)

4. “Trim Healthy Mama’s Trim Healthy Table” by Pearl Barret and Serene Allison (Harmony)

5. “Can’t Hurt Me” by David Goggins (Lioncrest)

6. “Girl, Wash Your Face” by Rachel Hollis (Thomas Nelson)

7. “The Life Changing Magic of Tidying Up” by Marie Kondo (Ten Speed)

8. “Bad Blood” by John Carreyrou (Knopf)

9. “Tribe of Mentors” by Timothy Ferriss (HMH)

10. “The Complete Ketogenic Diet for Beginners” by Amy Ramos (Rockridge Press)

NPD 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)wsj.com.

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