Viewpoint Books’ bestseller list – April 9

* Asterisk denotes a local author or Indiana connection

Children and Young Adult

1. “Fancy Nancy and the Missing Easter Bunny,” Jane O’Connor

2. “Stone Monsters Attack! (LEGO Next Knights Adventure),” Scholastic Publishing

3. “Sticker Friends: Kitten,” Roger Priddy

4. “A Surprise Visitor (Adventures of Sophie Mouse #8),” Poppy Green

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

6. “Hard Luck: Dairy of a Wimpy Kid #8,” Jeff Kinney

7. “Bunny’s Book Club,” Annie Silvestro

8. “Bug Off! A LEGO Adventure in the Real World,” Scholastic Publishing

9. “Becoming Naomi Leon,” Pam Munoz Ryan

10. “Bunny Surprise (Pet Charms #2),” Scholastic Publishing

11. “Charlotte and the Rock,” Stephen W. Martin

12. “Wonder,” R.J. Palacio

13. “Mother Bruce,” Ryan T. Higgins

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

1. “Dreamland: The True Tale of America’s Opiate Epidemic,” Sam Quinones (P)

2. “Replenishing the Earth: Spiritual Values for Healing Ourselves and the World,” Wangari Muta Maathai (P)

3. “Grief Therapy,” Karen Katafiasz (P)

4. “Hope & Healing for Transcending Loss: Daily Meditations for Those Who Are Grieving,” Ashley D. Bush (P)

5. “West With the Night (Autobiography of Beryl Markham),” Beryl Markham (P)

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

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

8. “Evicted: Poverty and Profit in the American City,” Matthew Desmond (P)

9. “The Book of Joy: Lasting Happiness in a Changing World,” Dalai Lama and Desmond Tutu (H)

10. “We Should All Be Feminists,” Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie (P)

11. “The Stranger in the Woods: The Extraordinary Story of the Last True Hermit,” Michael Finkel (H)

12. “Survival Hacks: Over 200 Ways to Use Everyday Items for Wilderness Survival,” Creek Stewart (P)

13. “Waking Up White and Finding Myself in the Story of Race,” Debby Irving (P)

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

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

2. * “A Fort in the Storm,” Mike Rossetti (P)

3. * “Enter by the Narrow Gate,” David Carlson (P)

4. “A Piece of the World,” Christina Baker Kline (H)

5. “The Great Santini,” Pat Conroy (P)

6. “Last Bus to Wisdom,” Ivan Doig (P)

7. “Exit West,” Mohsin Hamid (H)

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

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

10. “All the Missing Girls,” Megan Miranda (P)

11. “Last Words,” Michael Koryta (P)

12. “The Invention of Nature,” Andrea Wulf (P)

13. “Everything I Need to Know I Learned from a Disney Little Golden Book,” Diane Muldrow (H)

14. “Mostly Void, Partially Stars: Welcome to Night Vale Episodes, Volume 1,” Joseph Fink (P)

15. “Milk and Honey,” Rupi Kaur (P)

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