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Publishers Weekly Bestsellers: The Week's Hottest Reads

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1. "Ghost Story" by Jim Butcher (Roc)

2. "A Dance With Dragons" by George R.R. Martin (Bantam)

3. "Full Black" by Brad Thor (Atria)

4. "Portrait of a Spy" by Daniel Silva (Harper)

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

6. "Happy Birthday: A Novel" by Danielle Steel (Delacorte Press)

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

8. "Then Came You" by Jennifer Weiner (Atria)

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

10. "Split Second" by Catherine Coulter (Putnam Adult)

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

12. "Robert Ludlum's The Bourne Dominion" by Eric Van Lustbader (Grand Central Publishing)

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

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

15. "Rules of Civility" by Amor Towles (Viking)


1. "A Stolen Life" by Jaycee Dugard (Simon & Schuster)

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

9. "SEAL Team Six" by Howard E. Wasdin and Stephen Templin (St. Martin's Press)

10. "The 4-Hour Body" by Timothy Ferriss (Crown)

11. "Lies That Chelsea Handler Told Me" by Chelsea's Family, Friends & Other Victims (Grand Central Publishing)

12. "Of Thee I Zing" by Laura Ingraham with Raymond Arroyo (Threshold)

13. "Swing Your Sword: Leading the Charge in Football and Life" by Mike Leach (Diversion)

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

15. "Absolute Monarchs" by John Julius Norwich (Random House)


1. "The Confession: A Novel" by John Grisham (Dell)

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

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

4. "Out of the Rain" by Debbie Macomber (Mira)

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

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

7. "Treachery in Death" by J.D. Robb (Berkley)

8. "Spider Bones" by Kathy Reichs (Pocket)

9. "Born to Die" by Lisa Jackson (Zebra)

10. "Private" by James Patterson & Maxine Paetro (Vision)

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

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

13. "Only Mine" by Susan Mallery (HQN)

14. "Whiplash" by Catherine Coulter (Jove)

15. "Sacred Evil" by Heather Graham (Mira)


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

4. "Sarah's Key" by Tatiana de Rosnay (St. Martin's Griffin)

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

14. "A Game of Thrones" by George R.R. Martin (Bantam)

15. "Empire of the Summer Moon" by S.C. Gwynne (Scribner)

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