Viewpoint Bestsellers – December 24

Viewpoint Books’ Bestseller List

*Asterisk denotes a local author or Indiana connection

Children and Young Adult

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

2. “Santa’s Stuck,” Rhonda Greene

3. “Wonder,” R.J. Palacio

4. “Mother Bruce,” Ryan Higgins

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

6. “Dog,” Matthew Van Fleet

7. “All for Me and None for All,” Helen Lester

8. “Splat the Cat and the Quick Chicks,” Rob Scotton

9. “The Paper Bag Princess,” Robert Munsch

10. “Danny and the Dinosaur and the Girl Next Door,” Syd Hoff

11. “Oh, the Places You’ll Go,” Dr. Seuss

12. “The Sweet Smell of Christmas,” Patricia Scarry

13. “Chat Pack for Kids: Creative Questions to Ignite the Imagination,” Questmarc Publishing

14. “Christmas at the Zoo,” George White

15. “Five Little Monkeys Reading in Bed,” Eileen Christelow

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

1. “Obama: An Intimate Portrait,” Pete Souza (H)

2. *“Move Your Chair,” Rick Weinheimer (P)

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

4. “The Chicago Cubs: Story of a Curse,” Rich Cohen (H)

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

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

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

8. “The Subtle Art …,” Mark Manson (H)

9. “Andrew Jackson & the Miracle of New Orleans,” Brian Kilmeade (P)

10. “As Good as Dead: The Daring Escape of American POWs…” Stephen Moore (H)

11. “Indiana Wineries: The Ultimate Guide to Wine in Indiana,” Todd Outcalt (P)

12. “The World Almanac and Book of Facts 2018,” Sarah Janssen (P)

13. “Endurance: A Year in Space, A Lifetime of Discovery,” Scott Kelly (H)

14. “Indiana State Parks: A Centennial Celebration,” Matt Williams (H)

15. “Fantasyland: How America Went Haywire, A 500-Year History,” Kurt Andersen (H)

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

1. *“2084,” Mason Engel (P)

2. *“A Place Called Hope,” Philip Gulley (P)

3. *“Porch Talk: Stories of Decency, Common Sense & Other Endangered Species,” Philip Gulley (P)

4. “Amazing Peace: A Christmas Poem,” Maya Angelou (H)

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

6. *“Front Porch Tales: Warm-Hearted Stories of Family, Faith, Laughter and Love,” Philip Gulley (P)

7. “The Book That Matters Most,” Ann Hood (P)

8. “Evensong,” Gail Godwin (P)

9. “Rules for a Knight,” Ethan Hawke (H)

10. “The Heart’s Invisible Furies,” John Boyne (H)

11. “Ready Player One,” Ernest Cline (P)

12. “Lincoln in the Bardo,” George Saunders (H)

13. “Pachinko,” Min Jin Lee (P)

14. “The Whip: A Novel Inspired by the Story of Charley Parkhurst,” Karen Kondazian (P)

15. “Artemis,” Andy Weir (H)

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