Viewpoint bestsellers – October 29

* Asterisk denotes a local author or Indiana connection

Children and Young Adult

1. “Turtles All the Way Down (Signed Edition),” John Green

2. “White Fur Flying,” Patricia MacLachlan

3. “The Purloining of Prince Oleomargarine,” Mark Twain

4. “Dog Man: A Tale of Two Kitties (Dog Man #03),” Dav Pilkey

5. “A Grimm Warning (Land of Stories #3),” Chris Colfer

6. “Beyond the Kingdoms (Land of Stories #4),” Chris Colfer

7. “An Author’s Odyssey (Land of Stories #5),” Chris Colfer

8. “Worlds Collide (Land of Stories #6),” Chris Colfer

9. “Room on the Broom (Board Book),” Julia Donaldson

10. “Alexander Girard: Color,” Alexander Girard

11. “The Bears of Blue River,” Charles Major

12. “Dinosaur Dance!,” Sandra Boynton

13. “I Love You, Little Pumpkin,” Sandra Magsamen

14. “Runny Babbit: A Billy Sook,” Shel Silverstein

15. “Bruce’s Big Move (Signed Edition),” Ryan Higgins

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

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

2. “Love Warrior: A Memoir,” Glennon Doyle (H & P)

3. “Grant,” Ron Chernow (H)

4. “The Best Pressure Cooker Recipes On the Planet,” Debra Murray (P)

5. “Ghostland: An American History in Haunted Places,” Colin Dickey (P)

6. “Really Important Stuff My Cat Has Taught Me,” Cynthia Copeland (P)

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

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

9. * “Spooky Indiana: Tales of Hauntings, Strange Happenings & Other Local Lore,” S.E. Schlosser (P)

10. * “Daffodils and Dog-Ears,” Larry Perkinson (P)

11. “Invisible Influence: The Hidden Forces that Shape Behavior,” Jonah Berger (P)

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

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

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

15. “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 Scarlet Letter,” Nathaniel Hawthorne (P)

2. “Uncommon Type: Some Stories,” Tom Hanks (H)

3. “Mink River,” Brian Doyle (P)

4. “Origin,” Dan Brown (H)

5. “LaRose,” Louise Erdrich (P)

6. “The Dark Tower 1: The Gunslinger,” Stephen King (P)

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

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

9. “The Other Einstein,” Marie Benedict (H)

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

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

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

13. “The Trespasser,” Tana French (P)

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

15. “Little Fires Everywhere (Signed Edition),” Celeste Ng (H)

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