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This week’s bestsellers from Publishers Weekly

This week’s bestsellers from Publishers Weekly

Here are the bestsellers for the week that ended Saturday, May 8, 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. 21st Birthday. Patterson/Paetro. Little, Brown

2. Sooley. John Grisham. Doubleday

3. The Last Thing He Told Me. Laura Dave. Simon & Schuster

4. Project Hail Mary. Andy Weir. Ballantine

5. Finding Ashley. Danielle Steel. Delacorte

6. A Gambling Man. David Baldacci. Grand Central

7. The Four Winds. Kristin Hannah. St. Martin's

8. The Midnight Library. Matt Haig. Viking

9. The Newcomer. Mary Kay Andrews. St. Martin's

10. Summer on the Bluffs. Sunny Hostin. Morrow


1. Killing the Mob. O’Reilly/Dugard. St. Martin’s

2. What Happened to You? Perry/Winfrey. Flatiron/Oprah

3. The Women of the Bible Speak. Shannon Bream. Broadside

4. The Premonition. Michael Lewis. Norton

5. The Hill We Climb. Amanda Gorman. Viking

6. The Tyranny of Big Tech. Josh Hawley. Regnery

7. The Truth About COVID-19. Joseph Mercola. Chelsea Green

8. The Bomber Mafia. Malcolm Gladwell. Little, Brown

9. World Travel. Bourdain/Woolever. Ecco

10. Finding the Mother Tree. Suzanne Simard. Knopf


1. The Sentinel. Child/Child. Dell

2. A Walk Along the Beach. Debbie Macomber. Ballantine

3. Meant to Be Immortal. Lynsay Sands. Avon

4. Outlaw Country. William W. Johnstone. Pinnacle

5. Country Proud. Linda Lael Miller. HQN

6. Gold Mine Massacre. William W. Johnstone. Pinnacle

7. Seaside Springtime. Debbie Macomber. Mira

8. Lone Wolf. Palmer/Pearce/Zanetti. Zebra

9. The Midwife Murders. James Patterson. Grand Central

10. The Wedding Dress. Danielle Steel. Dell


1. Where the Crawdads Sing. Delia Owens. Putnam

2. The Silent Patient. Alex Michaelides. Celadon

3. Attack on Titan 33. Hajime Isayama. Kodansha

4. The Woman with the Blue Star. Pam Jenoff. Park Row

5. The Law of Innocence. Michael Connelly. Grand Central

6. Later. Stephen King. Hard Case Crime

7. Lost. Patterson/Born. Grand Central

8. The Viscount Who Loved Me. Julia Quinn. Avon

9. The Giver of Stars. Jojo Moyes. Penguin Books

10. The Rose Code. Kate Quinn. Morrow


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