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This week's bestsellers from Publishers Weekly

This week's bestsellers from Publishers Weekly

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Here are the bestsellers for the week that ended Saturday, May 1, compiled from data from independent and chain bookstores, book wholesalers and independent distributors nationwide, powered by NPD BookScan © 2021 NPD Group.

(Reprinted from Publishers Weekly, published by PWxyz LLC. © 2021, PWxyz LLC.)


1. "Sooley: A Novel" by John Grisham (Doubleday) Last week: —

2. "Finding Ashley" by Danielle Steel (Delacorte) Last week: —

3. "A Gambling Man" by David Baldacci (Grand Central) Last week: 1

4. "The Four Winds" by Kristin Hannah (St. Martin’s) Last week: 3

5. "The Midnight Library" by Matt Haig (Viking) Last week: 4

6. "Ocean Prey" by John Sandford (Putnam) Last week: 2

7. "Star Wars: Thrawn Ascendancy (Book II: Greater Good)" by Timothy Zahn (Del Rey) Last week: —

8. "A Distant Shore: A Novel" by Karen Kingsbury (Atria) Last week: —

9. "Whereabouts" by Jhumpa Lahiri (Knopf) Last week: —

10. "The Invisible Life of Addie Larue" by V.E. Schwab (Tor) Last week: 8


1. "What Happened to You? Conversations on Trauma, Resilience, and Healing" by Bruce D. Perry and Oprah Winfrey (Flatiron/Oprah) Last week: —

2. "The Hill We Climb: An Inaugural Poem for the Country" by Amanda Gorman (Viking) Last week: 2

3. "You Are Your Best Thing: Vulnerability, Shame Resilience, and the Black Experience" by Tarana Burke and Brene Brown (Random House) Last week: —

4. "World Travel: An Irreverent Guide" by Anthony Bourdain and Laurie Woolever (Ecco) Last week: 1

5. "The Bomber Mafia" by Malcolm Gladwell (Little, Brown) Last week: —

6. "The Women of the Bible Speak: The Wisdom of 16 Women and Their Lessons for Today" by Shannon Bream (Broadside) Last week: 5

7. "How Y'all Doing? Misadventures and Mischief from a Life Well Lived" by Leslie Jordan (Morrow) Last week: —

8. "The Truth About COVID-19: Exposing The Great Reset, Lockdowns, Vaccine Passports, and the New Normal" by Joseph Mercola and Ronnie Cummins (Chelsea Green) Last week: —

9. "Out of Many, One: Portraits of America's Immigrants" by George W. Bush (Crown) Last week: 3

10. "Don't Drop the Mic: The Power of Your Words Can Change the World" by T. D. Jakes (Faith Words) Last week: 9



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