WALL STREET JOURNAL-BEST SELLERS


Best-Selling Books Week Ended May 1st.

FICTION

1. “Extreme Prey” by John Sandford (G.P. Putnam’s Sons)

2. “The Last Mile” by David Baldacci (Grand Central Publishing)

3. “Oh, the Places You’ll Go” by Dr. Seuss (Random House Children’s Books)

4. “The Obsession” by Nora Roberts (Berkley Books)

5. “The Raven Cycle ‥4: The Raven King” by Maggie Stiefvater (Scholastic)

6. “The Nest” by Cynthia D’Aprix Sweeney (Ecco)

7. “I Wish You More” by Amy Krouse Rownethal and Tom Lichenheld (Chronicle)

8. “The Girl on the Train” by Paula Hawkins (Riverhead)

9. “As Time Goes By” by Mary Higgins Clark (Simon & Schuster)

10. “Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Old School” by Jeff Kinney (Amulet Books)

NONFICTION

1. “The Rainbow Comes and Goes” by Anderson Cooper and Gloria Vanderbilt (Harper)

2. “Jesus Calling” by Sarah Young (Thomas Nelson)

3. “The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up” by Marie Kondo (Ten Speed)

4. “Strengths Finder” by Tom Rath (Gallup Press)

5. “When Breath Becomes Air” by Paul Kalanithi (Random House

6. “The Ideal Team Player” by Paul Kalanithi (Random House)

7. “The Whole 30” by Hartwig/Hartwig (HMH)

8. “Cravings” by Chrissy Teigen (Clarkson Potter Publishers)

9. “Seuss-isms: A Guide to Life” by Dr. Seuss (Random House)

10. “Deskbound” by Kelly Starrett (Victory Belt)

FICTION E-BOOKS

1. “Extreme Prey” by John Sandford (G.P. Putnam’s Sons)

2. “The Last Mile” by David Baldacci (Grand Central Publishing)

3. “Fire Bound” by Christine Feehan (Jove)

4. “Best of My Love” by Susan Mallery (Harlequin HQN)

5. “The Girl in the Ice” by Roberta Bryndza (Bookouture)

6. “The Obsession” by Nora Roberts (Berkley Books)

7. “Stuck-up Suit” by Vi Keeland (Vi Keeland)

8. “Hide Away” by Iris Johansen (St. Martin’s Press)

9. “Whisper Beach” by Shelly Noble (William Morrow Paperbacks)

10. “The Wedding Dress” by Rachel Hauck (Thomas Nelson)

NONFICTION E-BOOKS

1. “The Rainbow Comes and Goes” by Anderson Cooper and Gloria Vanderbilt (Harper)

2. “Shakespeare” by Bill Bryson (HarperCollins)

3. “Elon Musk” by Ashlee Vance (HarperCollins)

4. “The Grand Weaver” by Ravi Zacharis (Zondervan)

5. “The Southern Slow Cooker Bible” by Tammy Algood (Thomas Nelson)

6. “Effortless Healing” by Joseph Mercola (Potter-Ten Speed Harmony)

7. “When Breath Becomes Air” by Paul Kalanithi (Random House)

8. “Contagious” by Jonah Berger (Simon & Schuster)

9. “Aunt Bee’s Mayberry Cookbook” by Ken Beck (Thomas Nelson)

10. “The Lost Painting” by Jonathan Harr (Random House)

Nielsen BookScan gathers point-of-sale book data from about 16,000 locations across the U.S., representing about 85 percent of the nation’s book sales. Print-book data providers include all major booksellers and Web retailers, and food stores. E-book data providers include all major e-book retailers. Free e-books and those sold for less than 99 cents are excluded. The fiction and nonfiction lists in all formats include both adult and juvenile titles; the business list includes only adult titles. The combined lists track sales by title across all print and e-book formats; audio books are excluded. Refer questions to Michael.Boone(at)wsj.com.

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