Viewpoint Books’ bestseller list – July 23

* Asterisk denotes a local author or Indiana connection

Children and Young Adult

1. “Where’s Waldo: The Totally Essential Travel Collection,” Martin Handford

2. “I Love You: A Taggies Book,” Scholastic Publishing

3. “How to Get Your Teacher Ready,” Jean Reagan

4. “Wonder,” R.J. Palacio

5. “The Girl Who Drank the Moon,” Kelly Barnhill

6. “Where’s Waldo: The Sticker Book,” Martin Handford

7. “Summer Puzzles: Puzzlemania Activity Book,” Highlights Publishing

8. “Skin Again,” Bell Hooks

9. “Pete the Cat: Out of This World,” James Dean

10. “Goodnight Moon,” Margaret Wise Brown

11. “Goodnight, Goodnight, Construction Site,” Sherri Duskey Rinker

12. “The Poky Little Puppy,” Janette Sebring Lowrey (Golden Books Publishing)

13. “How Do Dinosaurs Choose Their Pets?,” Jane Yolen

14. “Dragons Love Tacos 2: The Sequel,” Adam Rubin

15. “Be Quiet!,” Ryan T. Higgins

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

1. * “So, What’s It Like?,” Jacquelyn Fischvogt (P)

2. “The Big Letdown: How Medicine, Big Business and Feminism Undermine Breastfeeding,” Kimberly Allers (H)

3. * “Wicked Columbus, Indiana,” Paul J. Hoffman (P)

4. “The Glass Castle,” Jeannette Walls (P)

5. “Clean Green Eats: 100+ Clean-Eating Recipes to Improve Your Whole Life,” Candice Kumai (H)

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

7. “On Tyranny: Twenty Lessons from the Twentieth Century,” Timothy Snyder (P)

8. * “Chuck Taylor, All Star: The True Story of the Man Behind the Most Famous Athletic Shoe in History,” Abraham Aamidor (P)

9. “The Jersey Brothers: A Missing Naval Officer in the Pacific and His Family’s Quest to Bring Him Home,” Sally Mott Freeman (H)

10. “Astrophysics for People in a Hurry,” Neal Degrasse Tyson (H)

11. “Killers of the Flower Moon: The Osage Murders and the Birth of the FBI,” David Grann (H)

12. * “Hey, Nana! Conner’s Story of Love,” Toni Nunemaker (P)

13. “Coach Wooden and Me: Our Fifty-Year Friendship On and Off the Court,” Kareem Abdul-Jabbar (H)

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

15. * “The Cathedral Builder: A Biography of J. Irwin Miller,” Charles E. Mitchell Rentschler (H & P)

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

1. * “Safely Buried,” John Pesta (P)

2. * “The More You Stir It,” John Pesta (P)

3. “1984,” George Orwell (P)

4. “The Kite Runner,” Khaled Hosseini (P)

5. “The Lilac Girls,” Martha Hall Kelly (P)

6. “Siddhartha,” Herman Hesse (P)

7. “The Underground Railroad,” Colson Whitehead (H)

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

9. “The Handmaid’s Tale,” Margaret Atwood (P)

10. “Dragon Teeth,” Michael Crichton (H)

11. * “2084,” Mason Engel (P)

12. “Into the Water,” Paula Hawkins (H)

13. “The Alchemist,” Paulo Coelho (P)

14. “All the Light We Cannot See,” Anthony Doerr (P)

15. “Camino Island,” John Grisham (H)

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