Viewpoint Bestsellers – December 10

* Asterisk denotes a local author or Indiana connection

Children and Young Adult

1. “On My Honor,” Marion D. Bauer

2. “Turtles All the Way Down,” John Green

3. “Christmas at the Zoo,” George White

4. “Good Day, Good Night,” Margaret Wise Brown

5. “Sophie La Girafe: Good Night, Sophie: A Touch and Feel Book,” DK Publishing

6. * “Merry Christmas, Peanut!,” Terry Border

7. “Darkest Night (Warriors: A Vision of Shadows #4),” Erin Hunter

8. “Llama Llama Holiday Drama,” Anna Dewdney

9. “We Were Liars,” E. Lockhart

10. “Wonder,” R.J. Palacio

11. “Good Night Stories for Rebel Girls (Vol. 1),” Timbuktu Labs Publishing

12. “Fish in a Tree,” Lynda Mullaly Hunt

13. “The Story of Ferdinand,” Munro Leaf

14. “Serafina and the Black Cloak,” Robert Beatty

15. “We’re All Wonders,” R.J. Palacio

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

1. “Collusion: Secret Meetings, Dirty Money and How Russia Helped Donald Trump Win,” Luke Harding (P)

2. * “A Look at Modern Architecture and Art,” Edited by Steven R. Risting, Lynn Lucas & Tom Vujovich (P)

3. “The Subtle Art of Not Giving … .,” Mark Manson (H)

4. “Indiana Cookin’,” Bruce Carlson (P)

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

6. “Leonardo DaVinci,” Walter Isaacson (H)

7. “Being Mortal,” Atul Gawande (P)

8. * “Days of Knight: How the General Changed My Life,” Kirk Haston (P)

9. “Wreck This Journal (Expanded Version),” Keri Smith (P)

10. * “Legacy of Courage, Vol. 2: New Stories of Honor Flight Veterans,” Cheryl Popp and Peter Bronson (P)

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

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

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

14. “American Family: A Memoir of Hope and Sacrifice,” Khizr Khan (H)

15. “The Woman Who Smashed Codes: A True Story of Love, Spies, and the Unlikely Heroine Who Outwitted America’s Enemies,” Elizabeth Smith (H)

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

1. * “2084,” Mason Engel (P)

2. “Artemis,” Andy Weir (H)

3. “The Store,” James Patterson (H)

4. “News of the World,” Paulette Jiles (P)

5. “The Almost Sisters,” Joshilyn Jackson (H)

6. “One Second After,” William Forstchen (P)

7. “Martian,” Andy Weir (P)

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

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

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

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

12. “Wishin’ and Hopin’: A Christmas Story,” Wally Lamb (P)

13. “The Essex Serpent,” Sarah Perry (H)

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

15. “The Rooster Bar,” John Grisham (H)

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