LOS ANGELES TIMES BEST-SELLERS For the week ending Oct. 27


1. “The Casual Vacancy” by J.K. Rowling (Little, Brown)

2. “Gone Girl” by Gillian Flynn (Crown)

3. “This Is How You Lose Her” by Junot Diaz (Riverhead)

4. “The Mark of Athena” by Rick Riordan (Disney Hyperion)

5. “Telegraph Avenue” by Michael Chabon (Harper)

6. “The Twelve” by Justin Cronin (Ballantine)

7. “The Panther” by Nelson DeMille (Grand Central)

8. “Phantom” by Jo Nesbo (Knopf)

9. “The Bone Bed” by Patricia Cornwell (Putnam)

10. “Captain Underpants & the Terrifying Return of Tippy Tinkletrousers” by Dav Pilkey (Scholastic)

HARDCOVER Nonfiction

1. “Waging Heavy Peace” by Neil Young (Blue Rider Press)

2. “No Easy Day” by Mark Owen (Dutton)

3. “Killing Kennedy: The End of Camelot” by Bill O’Reilly and Martin Dugard (Henry Holt)

4. “Joseph Anton” by Salman Rushdie (Random House)

5. “Who I Am” by Pete Townshend (Harper)

6. “I Declare” by Joel Osteen (FaithWords)

7. “How Music Works” by David Byrne (McSweeney’s)

8. “The Signal and the Noise” by Nate Silver (Penguin Press)

9. “The End of Your Life Book Club” by Will Schwalbe (Knopf)

10. “Wild” by Cheryl Strayed (Knopf)

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