WASH­ING­TON BEST­SELLERS

The Washington Post Sunday - - BOOK WORLD - Rank­ings re­flect sales for the week ended Oct. 18. The charts may not be re­pro­duced with­out per­mis­sion from Nielsen BookS­can. Copy­right 2015 by Nielsen BookS­can. (The right-hand col­umn of num­bers rep­re­sents weeks on this list. The best­seller lists in prin

FIC­TION

1 THE MAR­TIAN (Broad­way, $15). By Andy 30 Weir. An as­tro­naut is stranded on Mars.

2 THE WALK­ING DEAD COM­PEN­DIUM 1

VOL­UME 3 (Im­age Comics, $59.99). By Robert Kirk­man. Res­i­dents of the Alexandria Safe-Zone en­counter other sur­vivors.

3 GRAY MOUN­TAIN (Dell, $9.99). By John 9 Gr­isham. A big-city lawyer takes on a gi­ant coal com­pany.

4 THE AL­CHEMIST (Harperone, $16.99). By 33 Paulo Coelho. A Span­ish shep­herd boy goes on a jour­ney of dis­cov­ery.

5 MEM­ORY MAN (Grand Cen­tral, $15.99). 5 By David Bal­dacci. Amos Decker, a de­tec­tive with a per­fect mem­ory, searches for the man who mur­dered his fam­ily.

6 WIL­LOW BROOK ROAD (Mira, $8.99). By 3 Sher­ryl Woods. A woman who only wants to live her dream and a grief-stricken man find so­lace in each other.

7 DEAD­LINE (Berkley, $9.99). By John 1 Sand­ford. Vir­gil Flow­ers looks into a pos­si­ble dog-nap­ping that turns into some­thing more deadly.

8 COLD COLD HEART (Signet, $9.99). By 2 Tami Hoag. Dana Nolan sur­vived a se­rial killer’s at­tack. Now cop­ing with PTSD, she seeks the truth. 9 A BRIEF HIS­TORY OF SEVEN KILLINGS 1 (River­head, $17). By Mar­lon James. Man Booker Prize win­ner fea­tures fic­tional mur­der coverups, failed as­sas­si­na­tion at­tempts and Ja­maican his­tory.

10 TRAD­ING CHRIST­MAS: THE FOR­GET­FUL 2

BRIDE (Mira, $7.99). By Deb­bie Macomber. Mix-ups over a hol­i­day house swap lead to un­ex­pected ro­mance.

NON­FIC­TION/GEN­ERAL

1 GOOD TO GREAT AND THE SO­CIAL 4 SEC­TORS: A MONO­GRAPH TO AC­COM­PANY GOOD TO GREAT (Harper­busi­ness, $13.95). By James C. Collins. 2 100 DEADLY SKILLS: THE SEAL 1 OP­ER­A­TIVE’S GUIDE TO ELUD­ING PUR­SUERS, EVAD­ING CAP­TURE, AND SUR­VIV­ING ANY DAN­GER­OUS SIT­U­A­TION (Touch­stone, $18). By Clint

Emer­son. 3 THE HOW CAN IT BE GLUTEN-FREE 1 COOK­BOOK, VOL­UME 2 (Amer­ica’s Test Kitchen, $26.95). By Amer­ica’s Test Kitchen. 4 THE BOYS IN THE BOAT: NINE 73 AMER­I­CANS AND THEIR EPIC QUEST FOR GOLD AT THE 1936 BER­LIN OLYMPICS (Pen­guin, $17). By Daniel James Brown. 5 THE RAP YEAR BOOK: THE MOST 1 IM­POR­TANT RAP SONG FROM EV­ERY YEAR SINCE 1979, DIS­CUSSED, DE­BATED AND DE­CON­STRUCTED

(Abrams Im­age, $18.95). By Shea Ser­rano.

6 ADULT COL­OR­ING BOOK: STRESS 1

RE­LIEV­ING PAT­TERNS (Blue Star Col­or­ing, $12.99). By Blue Star Col­or­ing.

7 HOW TO WIN FRIENDS & IN­FLU­ENCE 13

PEO­PLE (Pocket, $16). By Dale Carnegie. Tips for pro­fes­sional and per­sonal suc­cess.

8 THE FIRST DAYS OF SCHOOL: HOW TO 3

BE AN EF­FEC­TIVE TEACHER (Harry K. Wong Pub­li­ca­tions, $34.95). By Harry K. Wong and Rose­mary T. Wong. 9 I AM MALALA: THE GIRL WHO STOOD 18 UP FOR ED­U­CA­TION AND WAS SHOT BY THE TAL­IBAN (Back Bay, $16). By Malala

Yousafzai. 10 CON­STI­TU­TION OF THE UNITED STATES 1 (Na­tional Cen­ter for the Con­sti­tu­tion, $1.50).

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