Check Out L.A.Times Best Sellers for This Week

David Kelly, Senior Librarian, Literature & Fiction Department,
3 book covers of LA Times Best Sellers

No changes at the top of the Los Angeles Times Best Seller Lists for the week of July 22, 2018, as The President is Missing by Bill Clinton and James Patterson remains in the top spot on the Fiction Hardcover List, while Calypso by David Sedaris is at #1 on the Hardcover Nonfiction List.

Spymaster by Brad Thor debuts at #5 on the Hardcover Fiction List this week with Malcolm Nance's The Plot to Destroy Democracy debuting at #6 on the Hardcover Nonfiction List.

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Los Angeles Times Best Sellers

Hardcover Fiction

1. The President is Missing by Bill Clinton and James Patterson

2. There There by Tommy Orange

3. All We Ever Wanted by Emily Giffin

4. A Gentleman in Moscow by Amor Towles

5. Spymaster by Brad Thor

6. The Perfect Couple by Elin Hilderbrand

7. The Mars Room by Rachel Kushner

8. The Outsider by Stephen King

9. The Word is Murder by Anthony Horowitz

10. Shelter in Place by Nora Roberts

Hardcover Nonfiction

1. Calypso by David Sedaris

2. The Subtle Art of Not Giving a F*ck by Mark Manson

3. Astrophysics for People in a Hurry by Neil Degrasse Tyson

4. Educated by Tara Westover

5. How to Change Your Mind by Michael Pollan

6. The Plot to Destroy Democracy by Malcolm Nance

7. Hillbilly Elegy by J. D. Vance

8. Theft by Finding: Diaries (1977 - 2002) by David Sedaris

9. The Soul of America by Jon Meacham

10. The Book of Joy by Archbishop Desmond Tutu and The Dalai Lama

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