Viewpoint Bestsellers – Feb. 12

Viewpoint Books’ Bestseller List

*Asterisk denotes a local author or Indiana connection

Children and Young Adult

1. “LEGO Batman: Chaos in Gotham City,” Ameet Studio, Scholastic Publishing

2. “Children of Exile,” Margaret Haddix

3. “Mother Bruce,” Ryan T. Higgins

4. “The Very Hungry Caterpillar / La Oruga Muy Hambrienta,” Eric Carle

5. “Good Night, Thomas,” W. Awdry

6. “Curious George Apple Harvest,” H.A. Rey

7. “Baby Tiger,” Chronicle Books

8. “Double Down: Diary of a Wimpy Kid,” Jeff Kinney

9. “I’ll Give You the Sun,” Jandy Nelson

10. “The Story of Jumping Mouse: A Native American Legend,” John Steptoe

11. “Tales from a Not-So-Friendly Frenemy (Dork Diaries 11),” Rachel Renee Russell

12. “Pete the Cat: Too Cool for School,” James Dean

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

14. “The Testing,” Joelle Charbonneau

15. “Let’s Play!” Herve Tullet

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

1. “Hillbilly Elegy: A Memoir of a Family and Culture in Crisis,” J.D. Vance (H)

2. “A Hope More Powerful Than the Sea: One Refugee’s Incredible Story of Love, Loss and Survival,” Melissa Fleming (H)

3. “The Hidden Life of Trees: What They Feel, How They Communicate,” Peter Wohlleben (H)

4. “The Language of Letting Go,” Melody Beattie (P)

5. “One-Pan Wonders: Fuss-free Meals…” Cook’s County/America’s Test Kitchen (P)

6. *“When I Look to the Sky,” Sally Roll (H)

7. “Indiana Cookin’,” B. Carlson (P)

8. “Hidden Figures: The American Dream & the Untold Story of the Black Women Mathematicians Who Helped Win the Space Race,” Margot Lee Shetterly (P)

9. “The New Indians,” Joe Jessup (P)

10. “Little Book of Mindfulness: 10 Minutes a Day to Less Stress, More Peace,” Elizabeth Linley (P)

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

12. “Sweetie Pie’s Cookbook: Soulful Southern Recipes from My Home to Yours,” Robbie Montgomery (H)

13. “Alexander Hamilton,” Ron Chernow (P)

14. “Born to Run,” Bruce Springsteen (H)

15. *“Move Your Chair,” Rick Weinheimer (P)

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

1. “Small Great Things,” Jody Picoult (H)

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

3. “The Art of Racing in the Rain,” Garth Stein (P)

4. “Milk and Honey,” Rupi Kaur (P)

5. “Twain’s End,” Lynn Cullen (P)

6. “All the Light We Cannot See,” Anthony Doerr (H)

7. “An Atlas of Tolkien,” David Day (H)

8. “The Alchemist,” Paulo Coelho (P)

9. “Flatland: A Romance of Many Dimensions,” Edwin A. Abbott (P)

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

11. “My Name is Lucy Barton,” Elizabeth Strout (P)

12. “A Dog’s Purpose: A Novel for Humans,” W. Bruce Cameron (P)

13. “In a Dark, Dark Wood,” Ruth Ware (P)

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

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

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