Viewpoint Books’ Bestseller List

* Asterisk denotes a local author or Indiana connection

Children and Young Adult

1. * “The Perilous Journey of the Not-So-Innocuous Girl,” Leigh Statham

2. “Oh, the Places You’ll Go!,” Dr. Seuss

3. “The Care and Keeping of You (Revised): The Body Book for Younger Girls,” Valorie Schaefer

4. “Seuss-Isms! A Guide to Life for Those Just Starting Out … and Those Already on Their Way,” Dr. Seuss

5. “Ramona Quimby, Age 8,” Beverly Cleary

6. “The Gruffalo,” Julia Donaldson

7. “The Magic Bunny #5: Dancing Days,” Sue Bentley

8. “Maisy Learns to Swim,” Lucy Cousins

9. “Selection #4: Heir,” Kiera Cass

10. “Geronimo Stilton 59: Welcome to Moldy Manor,” Scholastic

Paperback Nonfiction

1. * “The Cathedral Builder: A Biography of J. Irwin Miller,” Charles Rentschler

2. “The New Jim Crow,” Michelle Alexander

3. “F in Exams: Pop Quiz: All New Awesomely Wrong Test Answers,” Richard Benson

4. “Dad is Fat,” Jim Gaffigan

5. “Really Important Stuff My Dog Has Taught Me,” Cynthia Copeland

6. “The Girls of Atomic City,” Denise Kiernan

7. “Altar in the World: A Geography of Faith,” Barbara Brown Wheeler

8. “Rick Steves France 2015,” Rick Steves

9. “The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up: The Japanese Art of Decluttering and Organizing,” Marie Kondo

10. “In the Heart of the Sea,” Nathanial Philbrick

Hardcover Nonfiction

1. * “The Cathedral Builder: A Biography of J. Irwin Miller,” Charles Rentschler

2. “A Letter to My Mom,” Lisa Erspamer

3. * “Red, Black and Global: The Transformation of Cummins: 1995-2010,” Susan Hanafee

4. “The Crossroads of Should and Must: Find and Follow Your Passion,” Elle Luna

5. “I Am Malala: The Girl Who Stood Up for Education and Was Shot by the Taliban,” Malala Yousafzai

6. “O’s Little Book of Happiness,” Oprah Magazine

7. “Dead Wake: The Last Crossing of the Lusitania,” Erik Larson

8. “Jesus: A Pilgrimage,” James Martin

9. “The Road to Character,” David Brooks

10. “Bill O’Reilly’s Legends and Lies: The Real West,” Bill O’Reilly

Paperback Fiction

1. “Where’d You Go, Bernadette?,” Maria Semple

2. “Really Important Stuff My Dog Has Taught Me,” Cynthia Copeland

3. “Beautiful Ruins,” Jess Walter

4. * “The Shadow of Death in the Woods,” Albert Sisson

5. “Orphan Train: A Novel,” Christina Baker Kline

6. “The Goldfinch: A Novel,” Donna Tartt

7. * “The Last Policeman,” Ben H. Winters

8. “Me Before You,” Jojo Moyes

9. “One Plus One,” Jojo Moyes

10. * “The Last Policeman #2: Countdown City,” Ben H. Winters

Hardcover Fiction

1. “The Girl on the Train,” Paula Hawkins

2. “All the Light We Cannot See,” Anthony Doerr

3. “The Bone Tree,” Greg Iles

4. “A Spool of Blue Thread,” Anne Tyler

5. * “A Place Called Hope,” Phillip Gulley

6. “Inside the O’Briens,” Lisa Genova

7. “A Dangerous Place,” Jacqueline Winspear

8. “The Nightingale,” Kristin Hannah

9. “The Buried Giant,” Kazuo Ishiguro

10. “Red Rising #2: Golden Son,” Pierce Brown

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Brian Blair is a reporter for The Republic. He can be reached at bblair@therepublic.com or 812-379-5672.