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Best-sellers

Rankings for hard-cover books sold in Southern California, as reported by selected book stores:

Books

Best-sellers

Rankings for hard-cover books sold in Southern California, as reported by selected book stores:

Reading Matters

Belle Boggs on IVF, ‘baby fever,’ cicadas

“It’s spring,” Belle Boggs writes in the first paragraph of her forthcoming memoir, ‘The Art of Waiting: On Fertility, Medicine, and Motherhood,’ “when I realize that I may never have children, and around that time the thirteen-year-cicadas return, tunneling out of near, round holes in the ground to shed their larval shells, sprout wings, and fly to the treetops, filling the air with the sound of their singular purpose: reproduction.”

Reading Matters

Belle Boggs on IVF, ‘baby fever,’ cicadas

“It’s spring,” Belle Boggs writes in the first paragraph of her forthcoming memoir, ‘The Art of Waiting: On Fertility, Medicine, and Motherhood,’ “when I realize that I may never have children, and around that time the thirteen-year-cicadas return, tunneling out of near, round holes in the ground to shed their larval shells, sprout wings, and fly to the treetops, filling the air with the sound of their singular purpose: reproduction.”

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This week's best-sellers from Publishers Weekly

Here are the best-sellers for the week that ended Sunday, Aug. 14, compiled from data from independent and chain bookstores, book wholesalers and independent distributors nationwide, powered by Nielsen BookScan (c) 2016, The Nielsen Co.