Rankings for hard-cover books sold in Southern California, as reported by selected book stores:
1."The Energy Codes," by Sue Morter (Atria: $27) The tools for building a new life based on energy healing.
2."Educated," by Tara Westover (Random House: $28) A young woman raised without schooling by survivalists describes her path to Cambridge University.
3."The Library Book," by Susan Orlean (Simon & Schuster: $28) The story of the 1986 fire at the Los Angeles Public Library.
4."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.
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5."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.
6."Kushner, Inc," by Vicky Ward (St. Martin's Press: $28.99) A perspective on Jared Kushner and Ivanka Trump's agenda inside the White House.
7."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.
8."The Lady From the Black Lagoon," by Mallory O'Meara (Hanover Press: $26.99).
9."Love Your Enemies," by Arthur C. Brooks (Broadside: $27.99) A new way to lead by bridging national divides and mending personal relationships.
10."Women Rowing North," by Mary Pipher (Bloomsbury: $27) An examination of the cultural and developmental issues women face as they age.
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