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This week's bestsellers from Publishers Weekly

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

HARDCOVER FICTION

1. "The Lincoln Highway" by Amor Towles (Viking) Last week: —

2. "The Wish" by Nicholas Sparks (Grand Central) Last week: 1

3. "Cloud Cuckoo Land: A Novel" by Anthony Doerr (Scribner) Last week: 2

4. "Crossroads: A Novel" by Jonathan Franzen (FSG) Last week: —

5. "The Butler: A Novel" by Danielle Steel (Delacorte) Last week: —

6. "Apples Never Fall" by Liane Moriarty (Holt) Last week: 3

7. "The Jailhouse Lawyer" by James Patterson and Nancy Allen (Little, Brown) Last week: 4

8. "Billy Summers" by Stephen King (Scribner) Last week: 9

9. "The Last Thing He Told Me: A Novel" by Laura Dave (Simon & Schuster) Last week: 12

10. "Harlem Shuffle: A Novel" by Colson Whitehead (Doubleday) Last week: 7

HARDCOVER NONFICTION

1. "The Storyteller: Tales of Life and Music" by Dave Grohl (Dey Street) Last week: —

2. "Peril" by Bob Woodward and Robert Costa. (Simon & Schuster) Last week: 1

3. "I'll Take Your Questions Now: What I Saw at the Trump White House" by Stephanie Grisham (Harper) Last week: —

4. "Taste: My Life Through Food" by Stanley Tucci (Gallery) Last week: —

5. "Where Do We Go from Here?: How Tomorrow’s Prophecies Foreshadow Today’s Problems" by David Jeremiah (Thomas Nelson) Last week: —

6. "Feeding the Soul (Because It's My Business): Finding Our Way to Joy, Love, and Freedom" by Tabitha Brown (Morrow) Last week: 2

7. "American Marxism" by Mark R. Levin (Threshold) Last week: 5

8. "Jesus Listens: Daily Devotional Prayers of Peace, Joy, and Hope" by Sarah Young (Thomas Nelson) Last week: —

9. "Vanderbilt: The Rise and Fall of an American Dynasty" by Anderson Cooper and Katherine Howe (Harper) Last week: 3

10. "The Dying Citizen: How Progressive Elites, Tribalism, and Globalization Are Destroying the Idea of America" by Victor Davis Hanson (Basic) Last week: —

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