Viewpoint Books’ Bestseller List

*Asterisk denotes a local author or Indiana connection

Children and Young Adult

1. “Summer of the Monkeys,” Wilson Rawls

2. “Snow Like Ashes,” Sara Raasch

3. “Open the Barn Door,” Christopher Santoro

4. “Yellow Copter,” Kersten Hamilton

5. “Harry Potter and the Cursed Child,” J.K. Rowling

6. “Batman Strikes Back (Batman Unlimited),” R.J. Cregg

7. “Gravity Falls: Journal 3,” Disney Publishing

8. “Unofficial Holy Bible for Minecrafters: A Children’s Guide to the Old and New Testament,” Christopher Miko

9. “Pinkalicious and Aqua, the Mini-Mermaid,” Victoria Kann

10. “Timmy Failure: Now Look What You’ve Done,” Stephan Pastis

11. “Trick or Trap: Goosebumps Most Wanted Special Edition #3,” R.L. Stine

12. “I Survived 14: The Eruption of Mount St. Helens 1980,” Lauren Tarshis

13. “Warriors: A Vision of Shadows #2: Thunder and Shadow,” Erin Hunter

14. “Empire of Storms,” Sarah J. Maas

15. “Steam Train, Dream Train,” Sherri Duskey Rinker

Adult Non-Fiction (H for hard cover, P for paperback)

1. *“Hoosiers: A New History of Indiana,” James H. Madison (P)

2. “The Oregon Trail: A New American Journey,” Rinker Buck (P)

3. “The Best of Amish Friends Cookbook Collection,” Wanda Brunstetter (P)

4. “Hero of the Empire: The Boer War, a Daring Escape and the Making of Winston Churchill,” Candice Millard (H)

5. “Quiet: The Power of Introverts in a World That Can’t Stop Talking,” Susan Cain (P)

6. *“Columbus, Indiana: A Look at Modern Architecture and Art,” Edited by Steven R. Risting, Lynn Lucas and Tom Vujovich (P)

7. *“IN Writing: Uncovering the Unexpected Hoosier State,” Douglas A. Wissing (P)

8. “Lots of Candles, Plenty of Cake,” Anna Quindlen (P)

9. “Leonard: My Fifty-Year Friendship with a Remarkable Man,” William Shatner and David Fisher (H)

10. *“Congress, Presidents and American Politics,” Lee H. Hamilton (H)

11. “Zendoodle Pocket Coloring: Creative Sensations,” Julia Snegireva (P)

12. “The New Cast-Iron Cookbook,” Cinnamon Cooper (P)

13. *“Weird Indiana: Your Travel Guide to Indiana’s Local Legends and Best Kept Secrets,” Mark Meriman

14. “The Best of Amish Friends Cookbook Collection,” Wanda E. Brunstetter (P)

15. “Killing the Rising Sun: How America Vanquished WWII Japan,” Bill O’Reilly and Martin Dugard (H)

Adult Fiction (H for hard cover, P for paperback)

1. “Underground Railroad,” Colson Whitehead (H)

2. “The Vanishing Year,” Kate Moretti (P)

3. “The Little Old Lady Who Broke All the Rules,” Catharina Ingelman-Sundberg (P)

4. “A Gentleman in Moscow,” Amor Towles (H)

5. “Milk and Honey,” Rupi Kaur (P)

6. “Girl on the Train,” Paula Hawkins (P)

7. “The Marriage of Opposites,” Alice Hoffman (P)

8. “Man Called Ove,” Fredrik Backman (P)

9. “Go Set a Watchman,” Harper Lee (P)

10. “My Grandmother Asked Me to Tell You She’s Sorry,” Fredrik Backman (P)

11. “Robert B. Parker’s Debt to Pay,” Robert B. Parker/Reed Farrel Coleman (H)

12. “The Little Paris Bookshop,” Nina George (P)

13. “Commonwealth,” Ann Patchett (H)

14. “History of the Rain,” Niall Williams (P)

15. “Bull Mountain,” Brian Panowich (P)

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