The Life Changing Magic of Tidying Up by Marie Kondo remains #1 on the Los Angeles Times Hardcover Nonfiction Top 10 List for the week of November 29, 2015. Topping the Hardcover Fiction List this week is the children's book, Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Old School by Jeff Kinney.
Five novels debut on the Hardcover Fiction List this week. They are: The Promise by Robert Crais; The Crossing by Michael Connelly; The Japanese Lover by Isabel Allende; Avenue of Mysteries by John Irving; and Magnus Chase and Gods of Asgard by Rick Riordan. There is also a lot of changeover on the Hardcover Nonfiction List with four new books making an appearance in the top ten: Destiny and Power: The American Odyssey of George Herbert Walker Bush by Jon Meachem; Year of Yes by Shonda Rhimes; Thomas Jefferson and the Triploli Pirates by Brian Kilmeade and Don Yeager; and Troublemaker: Surviving Hollywood and Scientology by Leah Remini.
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1. Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Old School by Jeff Kinney
2. Fates and Furies by Lauren Groff
3. The Promise by Robert Crais
4. All the Light We Cannot See by Anthony Doerr
5. The Crossing by Michael Connelly
6. The Japanese Lover by Isabel Allende
7. Rogue Lawyer by John Grisham
8. Avenue of Mysteries by John Irving
9. Career of Evil by J. K. Rowling
10. Magnus Chase and Gods of Asgard by Rick Riordan
1. The Life Changing Magic of Tidying Up by Marie Kondo
2. Destiny and Power by Jon Meachum
3. M Train by Patti Smith
4. My Life on the Road by Gloria Steinem
5. Unfaithful Music & Disappearing Ink by Elvis Costello
6. Toltec Art of Life and Death by Don Miguel Ruiz
7. Year of Yes by Shonda Rhimes
8. Thomas Jefferson and the Triploli Pirates by Brian Kilmeade and Don Yeager
9. Troublemaker by Leah Remini
10. Big Magic by Elizabeth Gilbert
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