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This week's bestsellers from Publishers Weekly
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This week's bestsellers from Publishers Weekly

Here are the bestsellers for the week that ended Saturday, June 12, 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.)

HARDCOVER FICTION

1. "The President's Daughter: A Thriller" by Bill Clinton and James Patterson (Little, Brown and Knopf) Last week: —

2. "Golden Girl" by Elin Hilderbrand (Little, Brown) Last week: 1

3. "Sooley: A Novel" by John Grisham (Doubleday) Last week: 4

4. "The Last Thing He Told Me: A Novel" by Laura Dave (Simon & Schuster) Last week: 3

5. "Malibu Rising: A Novel" by Taylor Jenkins Reid (Ballantine) Last week: 2

6. "Tom Clancy: Target Acquired (A Jack Ryan Jr. Novel)" by Don Bentley (Putnam) Last week: —

7. "The Midnight Library" by Matt Haig (Viking) Last week: 6

8. "Legacy: A Novel" by Nora Roberts (St. Martin's) Last week: 5

9. "Project Hail Mary" by Andy Weir (Ballantine) Last week: 7

10. "The Four Winds: A Novel" by Kristin Hannah (St. Martin’s) Last week: 9

HARDCOVER NONFICTION

1. "Killing the Mob: The Fight Against Organized Crime in America" by Bill O'Reilly and Martin Dugard (St. Martin's) Last week: 1

2. "Hormone Intelligence: The Complete Guide to Calming Hormone Chaos and Restoring Your Body's Natural Blueprint for Well-Being" by Aviva Romm (HarperOne) Last week: —

3. "The Wisdom of 16 Women and Their Lessons for Today" by Shannon Bream (Broadside) Last week: 11

4. "What Happened to You? Conversations on Trauma, Resilience, and Healing" by Bruce D. Perry and Oprah Winfrey (Flatiron/Oprah) Last week: 3

5. "How the Word Is Passed: A Reckoning with the History of Slavery Across America" by Clint Smith (Little, Brown) Last week: 2

6. "Skinnytaste Meal Prep: Healthy Make-Ahead Meals and Freezer Recipes to Simplify Your Life: A Cookbook" by Gina Homolka (Clarkson Potter) Last week: —

7. "The Bomber Mafia: A Dream, a Temptation, and the Longest Night of the Second World War" by Malcolm Gladwell (Little, Brown) Last week: 9

8. "The Collected Works of Jim Morrison: Poetry, Journals, Transcripts, and Lyrics" by Jim Morrison (Harper Design) Last week: —

9. "The Hill We Climb: An Inaugural Poem for the Country" by Amanda Gorman (Viking) Last week: 8

10. "Greenlights" by Matthew McConaughey (Crown) Last week: 5

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