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1 THE UN­DER­GROUND RAIL­ROAD 23 (Dou­ble­day, $26.95). By Col­son White­head. A young slave makes a des­per­ate bid for free­dom.

2 NEVER NEVER (Lit­tle, Brown, $28). By 3 James Pat­ter­son and Candice Fox. The brother of a top sex crimes in­ves­ti­ga­tor is ar­rested in the mur­der of three women.

3 4321 (Henry Holt, $32.50). By Paul 1 Auster. Four boys, wo­ven from the same DNA, lead four par­al­lel but dif­fer­ent lives.

4 THE GIRL BE­FORE (Bal­lan­tine, $27). By 2 J.P. De­laney. Two women’s lives are de­stroyed when they rent a mys­te­ri­ous house.

5 THE WHISTLER (Dou­ble­day, $28.95). By 15 John Gr­isham. A Florida judge may be tak­ing mafia-linked bribes.

6 RIGHT BE­HIND YOU (Dut­ton, $27). By 1 Lisa Gard­ner. A teenager’s brother goes on a shoot­ing ram­page in Ore­gon.

7 COM­MON­WEALTH (Harper, $27.99). By 16 Ann Patch­ett. A chance en­counter dis­rupts two mar­riages and the lives of six chil­dren.

8 RATHER BE THE DEVIL (Lit­tle, Brown, 1 $27). By Ian Rankin. A re­cently re­tired In­spec­tor Re­bus can’t shake a cold case.

8 MY HUS­BAND’S WIFE (Pamela Dor­man, 1 $26). By Jane Corry. A ma­nip­u­la­tive girl threat­ens to de­stroy a young mar­riage.

10 SMALL GREAT THINGS (Bal­lan­tine, 11 $28.99). By Jodi Pi­coult. A black nurse stands trial when the baby of white su­prem­a­cists dies in her care.

NON­FIC­TION/GEN­ERAL

1 HILL­BILLY EL­EGY: A MEM­OIR OF A 28 FAM­ILY AND CUL­TURE IN CRI­SIS (Harper, $27.99). By J.D. Vance.

2 GOSNELL: THE UN­TOLD STORY OF 2 AMER­ICA’S MOST PRO­LIFIC SE­RIAL KILLER (Reg­n­ery, $27.99). By Ann McEl­hin­ney and Phe­lim McAleer.

3 THREE DAYS IN JAN­UARY: DWIGHT 4 EISEN­HOWER’S FI­NAL MIS­SION (Wil­liam Mor­row, $28.99). By Bret Baier.

4 TEARS WE CAN­NOT STOP: A SER­MON 3 TO WHITE AMER­ICA (St. Martin’s, $24.99). By Michael Eric Dyson

5 HID­DEN FIG­URES: THE AMER­I­CAN 6 DREAM AND THE UN­TOLD STORY OF THE BLACK WOMEN MATH­E­MA­TI­CIANS WHO HELPED WIN THE SPACE RACE (Wil­liam Mor­row, $27.99). By Margot Lee Shet­terly.

6 TOOLS OF TI­TANS: THE TAC­TICS, 7 ROU­TINES, AND HABITS OF BIL­LION­AIRES, ICONS, AND WORLD­CLASS PER­FORM­ERS (HMH, $28). By Tim Fer­riss.

7 KILLING THE RIS­ING SUN: HOW 15 AMER­ICA VAN­QUISHED WORLD WAR II JA­PAN (Henry Holt, $30). By Bill O’Reilly and Martin Du­gard.

8 THE UN­DO­ING PROJECT: A 8 FRIEND­SHIP THAT CHANGED OUR MINDS (Norton, $28.95). By Michael Lewis.

9 BE­TWEEN THE WORLD AND ME 60 (Spiegel and Grau, $24). By Ta-Ne­hisi Coates. A black fa­ther writes his son a let­ter about race in Amer­ica.

10 THE BOOK OF JOY: LAST­ING 3 HAP­PI­NESS IN A CHANG­ING WORLD (Avery, $26). By the Dalai Lama and Des­mond Tutu.

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