Rankings for hard-cover books sold in Southern California, as reported by selected book stores:
1."Little Fires Everywhere," by Celeste Ng (Penguin Press: $27) A new family and an adoption upend a quiet Cleveland suburb.
2."The Immortalists," by Chloe Benjamin (Putnam: $26) Four siblings grapple with life after learning the dates of their demise from a psychic.
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3."The Woman in the Window," by A.J. Finn (Morrow: $26.99) A twisted tale with Hitchcockian undertones features a Manhattan recluse who spends her days spying on neighbors.
4."City of Endless Night," by Douglas Preston & Lincoln Child (Grand Central: $28) A New York City detective and FBI agent track down a killer who decapitates victims.
5."The Largesse of the Sea Maiden," by Denis Johnson (Random House: $27) A posthumous short-story collection on mortality and transcendence from the late writer.
6."Origin," by Dan Brown (Doubleday: $29.95) A billionaire futurist and former student of professor of symbology Robert Langdon sends him on another quest to uncover the questions of human existence.
7."Munich," by Robert Harris (Knopf: $27.95) A spy novel set during British Prime Minister Neville Chamberlain's last-ditch negotiations with Hitler in 1938.
8."A Gentleman in Moscow," by Amor Towles (Viking: $27) In 1922, a Russian count is sentenced to house arrest in a grand hotel for the rest of his life.
9."The Wanted," by Robert Crais (Putnam: $28) A single mother hires P.I. Elvis Cole to investigate her teenage son who is on the run after a deadly crime spree.
10."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.