Rankings for hard-cover books sold in Southern California, as reported by selected book stores:
1."Uncommon Type," by Tom Hanks (Knopf: $26.95) The debut work of fiction by the Oscar-winning actor is a collection of warm and witty short stories.
2."Diary of a Wimpy Kid: The Getaway," by Jeff Kinney (Amulet: $13.95) Can the Heffley family survive a tropical holiday vacation with sun poisoning, stomach troubles and venomous critters?
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3."Manhattan Beach," by Jennifer Egan (Scribner: $27) The first female diver at the Brooklyn Naval Yard during World War II seeks to uncover the reason for her father's disappearance.
4."Artemis," by Andy Weir (Crown: $27) A small-time smuggler living in a lunar colony attempts to pull off a heist on the moon.
5."The Midnight Line," by Lee Child (Delacorte: $28.99) After returning a pawned West Point ring to its owner, Jack Reacher stumbles into a vast criminal enterprise.
6."Origin," by Dan Brown (Doubleday: $29.95) A discovery by a futurist and former student of Robert Langdon sends him on a quest to uncover the questions of human existence.
7."Two Kinds of Truth," by Michael Connelly (Little, Brown: $29) While investigating the murder of two pharmacists, an old case comes back to haunt Harry Bosch.
8."Oathbringer," by Brandon Sanderson (Tor: $34.99) The Voidbringers return in the third volume of the Stormlight Archive.
9."Little Fires Everywhere," by Celeste Ng (Penguin Press: $27) A new family and an adoption upend a quiet Cleveland suburb.
10."Turtles All the Way Down," by John Green (Dutton: $19.99) In this YA novel, friendship and a love triangle are complicated by money and a mystery.