WALL STREET JOURNAL-BEST SELLERS

Best-Selling Books Week Ended August 17th.

FICTION

1. “Dog Man: For Whom the Ball Rolls” by Dav Pilkey (Scholastic)

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

3. “The Inn” by James Patterson with Candace Fox (Little, Brown)

4. “We Don’t Eat Our Classmates” by Ryan T. Higgins (Disney-Hyperion)

5. “The Bitterroots” by C.J. Box (Minotaur)

6. “One Good Deed” by David Baldacci (Grand Central Publishment)

7. “The Pigeon HAS to Go to School!” by Mo Willems (Disney-Hyperion)

8. “Dog Man: Brawl of the Wild” by Dav Pilkey (Scholastic)

9. “Outfox” by Sandra Brown (Grand Central Publishing)

10. “The Nickel Boys” by Colson Whitehead (Doubleday)

NONFICTION

1. “Educated: A Memoir” by Tara Westover (Random House)

2. “How to Be an Antiracist” by Ibram X. Kendi (One World)

3. “StrengthsFinder 2.0” by Tom Rath (Gallup)

4. “Becoming” by Michelle Obama (Crown)

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

6. “Dare to Lead” by Brene Brown (Random House)

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

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

9. “Ball of Collusion” by Andrew C. McCarthy (Encounter Books)

10. “Trick Mirror” by Jia Tolentino (Random House)

FICTION E-BOOKS

1. “Outfox” by Sandra Brown (Grand Central Publishing)

2. “Contraband” by Stuart Woods (G.P. Putnam’s Sons)

3. “A Column of Fire” by Ken Follett (Viking)

4. “The Bitterroots” by C.J. Box (Minotaur)

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

6. “Quiet Man” by Kristen Ashley (Evil Eye Concepts)

7. “Her Silent Cry” by Lisa Regan (Bookouture)

8. “Blood Truth” by J.R. Ward (Gallery Books)

9. “Look Alive Twenty-five” by Janet Evanovich (G.P. Putnam’s Sons)

10. “Playing for Keeps” by Kendall Ryan (Kendall Ryan Books)

NONFICTION E-BOOKS

1. “You Don’t Have to Be Ruthless to Win” by Jonathan Keyser (Lioncrest)

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

3. “Ball of Collusion” by Andrew C. McCarthy (Encounter Books)

4. “When the Air Hits Your Brain” by Frank Vertodick Jr. (Norton)

5. “Three Women” by Lisa Taddeo (Avid Reader)

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

7. “Becoming” by Michelle Obama (Crown)

8. “The Philosophy Book” (DK Publishing/DK)

9. “Ottolenghi: The Cookbook” by Yotam Ottolenghi (Ten Speed)

10. “Caravaggio: A Life Sacred and Profane” by Andrew Graham-Dixon (Norton)

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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