Rankings for hard-cover books sold in Southern California, as reported by selected book stores:
1."Educated," by Tara Westover (Random House: $28) A young woman raised without schooling by survivalists describes her path to Cambridge University.
2."Becoming," by Michelle Obama (Crown: $32.35) The former first lady recounts her childhood in Chicago, meeting Barack and their years in the White House.
3."Bad Blood," by John Carreyrou (Knopf: $27.95) The rise and fall of Theranos, the biotech startup that failed to make blood testing more efficient.
4."The Energy Codes," by Sue Morter (Atria: $27) The tools for building a new life based on energy healing.
5."The Library Book," by Susan Orlean (Simon & Schuster: $28) The story of the 1986 fire at the Los Angeles Public Library.
6."The Subtle Art of Not Giving a F(ASTERISK)ck," by Mark Manson (HarperOne: $24.99) How not being positive all the time will make us become happier people.
7."Dreyer's English," by Benjamin Dreyer (Random House: $25) A guide to clarity and style from the Random House copy chief.
8."The Right Side of History," by Ben Shapiro (Broadside: $27.99) How reason and moral purpose should mobilize the next generation.
9."Girl Stop Apologizing," by Rachel Hollis (HarperCollins: $24.99) How to stop living in fear of being judged for who you are.
10."The Path Made Clear," by Oprah Winfrey (Flatiron: $27.99) The talk show host shares discoveries and lessons learned on the road to success.
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