Viewpoint books’ Bestseller list – October 15

*Asterisk denotes a local author or Indiana connection

Children and Young Adult

1. “Uni the Unicorn,” Amy Rosenthal

2. “Junie B. Jones: Boo … and I Mean It! (Junie B. Jones #24),” Barbara Park

3. “What Do You Do with a Problem?” Kobi Yamada

4. “Almost,” Richard Torrey

5. “Transformers Rescue Bots (Reusable Sticker Book),” Hasbro Publishing

6. “Where is Bear?” Jonathan Bentley

7. “The Girl Who Never Made Mistakes,” Mark Pett and Gary Rubenstein

8. “Mistakes That Worked: 40 Familiar Inventions and How They Came to Be,” Charlotte Jones

9. “Five Little Pumpkins: A Fingers and Toes Nursery Rhyme Book,” Natalie Marshall

10. “Mary McScary,” R.L. Stine

11. *“Full of Fall,” April Pulkey Sayre

12. “The Little Prince,” Antoine de Saint-Exupery

13. “Duck & Goose: Honk! Quack! Boo!” Tad Hills

14. “A Tale of Two Kitties (Dog Man #3),” Dav Pilkey

15. “Swing It, Sunny,” Jennifer L. Holm

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

1. *“Living the Quaker Way,” Philip Gulley (P)

2. *“Exhibit Columbus Field Guide,” Exhibit Columbus (P)

3. *“Columbus, Indiana: A Look at Modern Architecture & Art,” Edited by S. Risting, L. Lucas & T. Vujovich (P)

4. “What Happened,” Hillary Rodham Clinton (H)

5. “Believe in Yourself Journal,” Peter Pauper Press (H)

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

7. *“101 Trees of Indiana,” Marion Jackson (P)

8. *“A Guide to Natural Areas of Indiana: 119 Unique Places to Explore,” Steven Higgs (P)

9. *“Miller House and Garden,” Assouline (P)

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

11. *“Kiritsis and Me: Enduring 63 Hours at Gunpoint,” Dick Hall (P)

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

13. *“Temporary Preserves,” David Zinn (P)

14. “The Defining Decade: Why Your Twenties Matter and How to Make the Most of Them Now,” Meg Jay (P)

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

1. “The Couple Next Door,” Shari Lapena (P)

2. “Sleeping Beauties,” Stephen King and Owen King (H)

3. “The Woman in Cabin 10,” Ruth Ware (P)

4. “The Trespasser,” Tana French (P)

5. “Small Great Things,” Jodi Picoult (H)

6. “The Child Finder,” Rene Denfeld (H)

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

8. “Little Fires Everywhere,” Celeste Ng (H)

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

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

11. “Grapes of Wrath,” John Steinbeck (P)

12. “Commonwealth,” Ann Patchett (P)

13. “Norse Mythology,” Neil Gaiman (H)

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

15. “Murder on the Orient Express,” Agatha Christie (P)

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