List of best sellers Sunday, September 18
SoCal Best Sellers
1. Tomorrow, and tomorrow, and tomorrow by Gabrielle Zevin (Knopf: $28) Lifelong best friends collaborate on a wildly successful video game.
2. Carrie Soto is back by Taylor Jenkins Reid (Ballantine: $28) In 1994, six years after his retirement, a tennis champion tries to come back.
3. The wedding portrait by Maggie O’Farrell (Knopf: $28) In 16th-century Florence, the carefree daughter of a Grand Duke is forced into a political marriage.
4. Fairy Tale by Stephen King (Scribner: $33) A teenager inherits a dog and a portal to an alternate world in a novel by the master of horror.
5. Horse by Geraldine Brooks (Viking: $28) Before the Civil War, an enslaved young man, a racehorse and an artist start a complex story that spans generations.
6. Chemistry lessons by Bonnie Garmus (Doubleday: $29) In the 1960s, a female chemist becomes a single mother, then a celebrity chef.
7. Heat 2 by Michael Mann, Meg Gardiner (Morrow: $29) A collaboration between the director of the film “Heat” and the author of mystery novels, set in the world of classic film.
8. The Inky Heart by Robert Galbraith (Mulholland: $32) Another Cormoran Strike mystery from JK Rowling, using a pen name.
9. Before the coffee gets cold by Toshikazu Kawaguchi (Hanover Square: $20) A Tokyo café gives customers the chance to travel back in time.
10. Mercury Pictures Presents by Anthony Marra (Hogarth: $29) Shortly before the United States entered World War II, an Italian working for a film studio immigrated to Los Angeles.
1. Crying in H Mart by Michelle Zauner (Knopf: $27) A memoir by the Korean-born singer-songwriter of the band Japanese Breakfast.
2. I’m glad my mother is dead by Jennette McCurdy (Simon & Schuster: $28) A memoir from the star of the TV series “iCarly” and “Sam & Cat.”
3. Lonely by Javier Zamora (Hogarth: $28) The poet tells the story of the arduous journey from El Salvador to the United States that he took when he was 9 years old.
4. Dinner in one by Melissa Clark (Clarkson Potter: $30) A collection of recipes that can be made in a pan, pot or leaf, from the New York food writer.
5. A Visible Man by Edward Enninful (Penguin: $30) A memoir from British Vogue’s first black editor.
6. Shy by Mary Rodgers, Jesse Green (FSG: $35) A sort of memoir of the Broadway composer, daughter of Richard Rodgers, told to the former New York Times drama critic.
7. Atomic Habits by James Clear (Avery: $27) The self-help expert’s guide to building good habits and breaking bad ones via tiny behavior changes.
8. Path Lit by Lightning by David Maraniss (Simon & Schuster: $33) A biography of Jim Thorpe, the Native American considered one of America’s greatest athletes.
9. The Amazing Baby Name Book by Amy Ephron, Maia Wapnick, Anna Ephron Harari, Jennifer Bricking (illus.) (Princeton Architectural Press: $19) A carefully curated guide to baby names for new parents.
10. Bad Town by Paul Pringle (Celadon: $30) The Los Angeles Times reporter details how, following a tip, he and his colleagues uncovered two major scandals at USC.
1. The seven husbands of Evelyn Hugo by Taylor Jenkins Reid (Washington Square: $17)
2. It Ends With Us by Colleen Hoover (Atria: $17)
3. Truth by Colleen Hoover (Grand Central: $17)
4. Daisy Jones and the Six by Taylor Jenkins Reid (Ballantine: $17)
5. Circe by Madeline Miller (Back Bay: $17)
6. Love in the Brain by Ali Hazelwood (Berkley: $17)
7. Someone who will love you in all your damaged glory by Raphaël Bob-Waksberg (vintage: $17)
8. Where the Crawdads sing by Delia Owens (Putnam: $18)
9. The Rise of Malibu by Taylor Jenkins Reid (Ballantine: $18)
10. The silent patient by Alex Michaelides (Celadon: $18)
Non-fiction in paperback
1. The body keeps score by Bessel van der Kolk (Penguin: $19)
2. All About Love by bell hooks (tomorrow: $17)
3. Educated by Tara Westover (Random House: $19)
4. Advance to Bethlehem by Joan Didion (FSG: $17)
5. Sapiens by Yuval Noah Harari (Harper: $25)
6. Talk to strangers by Malcolm Gladwell (Back Bay: $19)
7. Best things to do in Los Angeles by Joy Yoon (Universe: $25)
8. It’s your mind on the plants by Michael Pollan (Penguin: $18)
9. The Bomber Mafia by Malcolm Gladwell (Back Bay: $19)
10. The Four Agreements by Don Miguel Ruiz (Amber Allen: $13)