Viewpoint Books bestseller list

* Asterisk denotes a local author or Indiana connection

Children and Young Adult

1. “The Puppy Place #40: Sugar, Gummi and Lollipop,” Ellen Miles

2. * “Andrew Luck,” Jon M. Fishman

2. “Dr. Seuss: The Great Doodler,” Kate Klimo

3. “Running Out of Night,” Sharon Lovejoy

4. “The Puppy Place #37: Boomer,” Ellen Miles

5. “On the Farm: Bright Baby Touch and Feel,” Priddy Books

6. “Who Would Win? Polar Bear vs. Grizzly Bear,” Jerry Pallotta

7. “Pocket Genius: Bugs,” DK Publishing

8. “Star Wars Rebels: Fight the Empire,” David Fentiman

9. “Peppa Pig and the Treasure Hunt,” Candlewick Press

10. “Who Would Win? Tyrannosaurus Rex vs. Velociraptor,” Jerry Pallotta

Paperback Nonfiction

1. * “Move Your Chair,” Rick Weinheimer

2. * “Mount Everest and Mount Kilimanjaro,” Walter Glover

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

4. * “The Birds of Indiana Fields Guide,” Stan Tekiela

5. “The Trump Coloring Book,” M.G. Anthony

6. “The Steal Like an Artist Journal: A Notebook for Creative Kleptomaniacs,” Austin Kleon

7. “The Mindfulness Coloring Book: Anti-Stress Art Therapy for Busy People,” Emma Farrarons

8. “Just Mercy: A Story of Justice and Redemption,” Bryan Stevenson

9. “Zen Coloring: Flowers,” Editors of GMC

10. “We Should All be Feminists,” Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie

Hardcover Nonfiction

1. “Capital Dames: The Civil War and the Women of Washington, 1848-1868,” Cokie Roberts

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

3. * “Columbus, Indiana,” Thomas Schiff

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

5. “Between the World and Me,” Ta-Nehisi Coates

6. “The Natural World of Winnie-The-Pooh: A Walk through the Forest That Inspired the Hundred Acre Wood,” Kathryn Aalto

7. * “Mapping Indiana: Five Centuries of Treasures from the Indiana Historical Society,” Indiana Historical Society Press

8. “When Breath Becomes Air,” Paul Kalanithi

9. “The Road to Little Dribbling: Adventures of an American in Britain,” Bill Bryson

10. “Dark Money: The Hidden History of the Billionaires behind the Rise of the Radical Right,” Jane Mayer

Paperback Fiction

1. * “Dust on a Bowl of Roses,” Adele Vincent

2. “To Kill a Mockingbird,” Harper Lee

3. “Me before You,” Jojo Moyes

4. “A Man Called Ove,” Frederick Backman

5. “A Game of Thrones (A Song of Ice and Fire) #2: A Clash of Kings,” George R. R. Martin

6. “The Husband’s Secret,” Liane Moriarty

7. “Still Life,” Louise Penny

8. “Yu-GI-Oh! Zexal, Volume 8,” Shin Yoshida

9. “Calendar Girl: Volume Three,” Audrey Carlan

10. “The Invention of Wings,” Sue Monk Kidd

Hardcover Fiction

1. “Off the Grid,” C. J. Box

2. “Did You Ever have a Family,” Bill CLegg

3. * “A Lesson in Hope,” Philip Gulley

4. “The Lake House,” Kate Morton

5. “Go Set a Watchman,” Harper Lee

6. “In the Unlikely Event,” Judy Blume

7. * “Dust on a Bowl of Roses,” Adele Vincent

8. “Fates and Furies,” Lauren Groff

9. “My Name is Lucy Barton,” Elizabeth Strout

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

Author photo
Brian Blair is a reporter for The Republic. He can be reached at or 812-379-5672.