Viewpoint Bestsellers – January 21

Viewpoint Books’ Bestseller List

*Asterisk denotes a local author or Indiana connection

Children and Young Adult

1. “Town Mouse Country Mouse,” Jan Brett

2. *“An Abundance of Katherines,” John Green

3. “Al Capone Does My Shirts,” Gennifer Choldenko

4. “Wonder,” R.J. Palacio

5. “Pete the Cat: Snow Daze,” James Dean

6. “Warcross,” Marie Lu

7. “Red and Lulu,” Matt Tavares

8. “Mother Bruce,” Ryan T. Higgins

9. “Flat Stanley’s Worldwide Adventures,” Jeff Brown & Kate Egan

10. “Last Star: The Final Book of the Fifth Wave,” Rick Yancey

11. “If You Give a Mouse a Brownie,” Laura Numeroff

12. “Rad Women Worldwide: Artists & Athletes, Pirates & Punks…” Kate Schatz

13. “Hatchet (Anniversary Edition),” Gary Paulsen

14. “Lego Make Your Own Movie: 100% Lego Guide to Stop-Motion Animation,” Klutz Publishing

15. “The Story of Ferdinand,” Munro Leaf

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

1. “Fire and Fury: Inside the Trump White House,” Michael Wolff (H)

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

3. *“Birds of Indiana,” Stan Tekiela (P)

4. “Option B: Facing Adversity, Building Resilience and Finding Joy,” Sheryl Sandberg & Adam Grant (H)

5. “Waking Up White, and Finding Myself in the Story of Race,” Debby Irving (P)

6. *“My War: The True Experiences of a U.S. Army Air Force Pilot in WWII,” John C. Walter (P)

7. *“How to Talk Hoosier,” Netha Bell (P)

8. *“Indiana Birds: An Introduction to Familiar Species,” James Kavanagh (P)

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

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

11. “Being Mortal: Medicine & What Matters in the End,” Atul Gawande (P)

12. “I Thought My Father Was God and Other True Tales from NPR’s National Story Project,” Paul Auster (P)

13. “I Am Brian Wilson: A Memoir,” Brian Wilson (P)

14. *“Columbus, Indiana,” Patricia M. Mote (P)

15. “Tales of Two Americas: Tales of Inequality in a Divided Nation,” John Freeman (P)

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

1. “Pride and Prejudice,” Jane Austen (P)

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

3. “My Cousin Rachel,” Daphne Du Maurier (P)

4. “The Woman in the Window,” A.J. Finn (H)

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

6. “Milk and Honey,” Rupi Kaur (P)

7. “The Odyssey,” Homer (P)

8. “Caroline: Little House Revisited,” Sarah Miller (H)

9. “Origin,” Dan Brown (H)

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

11. “Bluebird, Bluebird,” Attica Locke (H)

12. “The Sun and Her Flowers,” Rupi Kaur (P)

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

14. “Commonwealth,” Ann Patchett (P)

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

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