Publishers Weekly Bestsellers: The Week's Hottest Reads

07/08/2011 10:26 am ET | Updated Sep 07, 2011


1. "Now You See Her" by James Patterson, Michael Ledwidge (Little, Brown)

2. "Smokin' Seventeen" by Janet Evanovich (Bantam)

3. "Against All Enemies" by Tom Clancy and Peter Telep (Putnam Adult)

4. "State of Wonder" by Ann Patchett (Harper)

5. "One Summer" by David Baldacci (Grand Central Publishing)

6. "The Devil Colony" by James Rollins (William Morrow)

7. "Silver Girl: A Novel" by Elin Hilderbrand (Reagan Arthur Books)

8. "Folly Beach: A Lowcountry Tale" by Dorothea Benton Frank (William Morrow)

9. "Maine" by J. Courtney Sullivan (Knopf)

10. "Carte Blanche" by Jeffery Deaver (Simon & Schuster)

11. "Sisterhood Everlasting: A Novel" by Ann Brashares (Random House)

12. "The Girl Who Kicked the Hornet's Nest" by Stieg Larsson (Knopf)

13. "The Paris Wife" by Paula McLain (Ballantine)

14. "The Hypnotist" by Lars Kepler (FSG/Sarah Crichton)

15. "Dead Reckoning" by Charlaine Harris (Ace)


1. "Go the F--k to Sleep" by Adam Mansbach and Illustrations by Ricardo Cortes (Avon)

2. "Unbroken: A World War II Story of Survival, Resilience, and Redemption" by Laura Hillenbrand (Random House)

3. "In the Garden of Beasts" by Erik Larson (Crown)

4. "The Aging Myth" by Joseph Chang (Aylesbury)

5. "Bossypants" by Tina Fey (Reagan Arthur)

6. "The Greater Journey" by David McCullough (Simon & Schuster)

7. "The 17 Day Diet: A Doctor's Plan Design for Rapid Results" by Dr. Mike Moreno (Free Press)

8. "The Miracle of Freedom" by Chris Stewart & Ted Stewart (Shadow Mountain)

9. "The Dukan Diet" by Pierre Dukan (Crown Archetype)

10. "Clinch" by Cynthia Cass (HarperOne)

11. "Reckless Endangerment" by Gretchen Morgenson & Joshua Rosner (Times Books)

12. "Demonic: How the Liberal Mob is Endangering America" by Ann Coulter (Crown Forum)

13. "How to Get Out of Your Own Way" by Tyrese Gibson (Grand Central)

14. "Through My Eyes" by Tim Tebow and Nathan Whitaker (Harper)

15. "Lost in Shangri-La" by Mitchell Zuckoff (Harper)


1. "Hell's Corner" by David Baldacci (Vision)

2. "The Creed Legacy" by Linda Lael Miller (HQN)

3. "Sizzling Sixteen" by Janet Evanovich (St. Martin's Paperbacks)

4. "A Clash of Kings" by George R.R. Martin (Bantam)

5. "Deeper than Midnight" by Lara Adrian (Dell)

6. "A Game of Thrones" by George R.R. Martin (Spectra)

7. "Tough Customer: A Novel" by Sandra Brown (Pocket Star)

8. "A Storm of Swords" by George R.R. Martin (Bantam)

9. "Savor the Danger" by Lori Foster (HQN)

10. "A Feast for Crows" by George R.R. Martin (Bantam)

11. "Worst Case" by James Patterson and Michael Ledwidge (Vision)

12. "Heartless" by Gail Carriger (Orbit)

13. "Betrayal" by Fern Michaels (Zebra)

14. "The Spy" by Clive Cussler and Justin Scott (Berkley)

15. "Veil of Night" by Linda Howard (Ballantine)


1. "The Help" by Kathryn Stockett (Putnam Adult)

2. "Heaven is for Real: A Little Boy's Astounding Story of His Trip to Heaven and Back" by Todd Burpo, Sonja Burpo, Colton Burpo and Lynn Vincent (Thomas Nelson)

3. "Room" by Emma Donoghue (LB/Back Bay)

4. "The Original Argument: The Federalists' Case for the Constitution, Adapted for the 21st Century" by Glenn Beck (Threshold Editions)

5. "Water for Elephants: A Novel" by Sara Gruen (Algonquin)

6. "The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks" by Rebecca Skloot (Broadway)

7. "Cutting for Stone" by Abraham Verghese (Vintage)

8. "A Visit from the Goon Squad" by Jennifer Egan (Anchor)

9. "Outliers: The Story of Success" by Malcolm Gladwell (LB/Back Bay)

10. "The Art of Racing in the Rain" by Garth Stein (Harper)

11. "One Day" by David Nicholls (Vintage)

12. "The Alchemist" by Paulo Coelho (HarperOne)

13. "A Dog's Purpost" by W. Bruce Cameron (Forge)

14. "The Glass Castle: A Memoir" by Jeannette Walls (Scribner)

15. "Unlikely Friendships" by Jennifer S. Holland (Workman)