Check out the new best-sellers on shelves now

By EW Staff
Updated February 07, 2014 at 05:00 AM EST

Duty, Robert M. Gates
Policy wonks from both sides of the aisle snapped up this memoir from the former secretary of defense, making it the week’s No. 1 title.

Super Shred, Ian K. Smith, M.D.
The celebrity nutritionist’s follow-up to his giant-selling Shred leads the pack of weight-loss books at No. 2.

Lost Lake, Sarah Addison Allen
Allen’s latest novel, debuting at No. 9, delivers a feel-good story with touches of magic. Look out for an enchanted alligator.

The Days of Anna Madrigal, Armistead Maupin
Revisit Maupin’s memorable cast of characters in his ninth Tales of the City novel, which came in at No. 11.

Under the Wide and Starry Sky, Nancy Horan
This novel about Robert Louis Stevenson and his feisty American wife landed at No. 12.

SOURCE: Publishers Weekly for the week ending Jan. 26, 2014