Viewpoint Bestsellers – February 4

Bestseller List from Viewpoint Books in downtown Columbus.

*Asterisk denotes a local author or Indiana connection

Children and Young Adult

1. *“Turtles All the Way Down,” John Green

2. “The Moffats,” Eleanor Estes

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

4. “The Berenstain Bears Pirate Adventure,” Mike Berenstain

5. “The Bad Seed,” Jory John

6. “On the Banks of Plum Creek,” Laura Ingalls Wilder

7. “The School for Good and Evil,” Soman Chainani

8. “Splat the Cat,” Rob Scotton

9. “Paddington: Meet Paddington,” Annie Auerbach

10. “Town Mouse Country Mouse,” Jan Brett

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

12. “Wonder,” R.J. Palacio

13. “Warcross,” Marie Lu

14. “Mother Bruce,” Ryan T. Higgins

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

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

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

2. *“Mapping Indiana: Five Centuries of Treasures from the Indiana Historical Society,” IHS Publishing (H)

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

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

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

6. *“When I Look to the Sky: A Collection of Quotes, Poems & Prayers…,” Sally Roll (H)

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

8. “Instant Pot Miracle: From Gourmet to Everyday,” Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing (P)

9. “Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance: An Inquiry Into Values,” Robert M. Pirsig (P)

10. “Extraordinary Quotes Worth Remembering: Inspiration & Wisdom for Everyone,” Paul Lowrie (P)

11. *“Columbus Then and Now,” Tamara Stone Iorio (P)

12. “Wake Up! A Handbook to Living in the Here & Now,” Chris Barez-Brown (P)

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

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

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

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

1. “In the Midst of Winter,” Isabel Allende (H)

2. “Norse Mythology,” Neil Gaiman (H)

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

4. “The Trespasser,” Tana French (P)

5. “Their Eyes Were Watching God,” Zora Neale Hurston (P)

6. “Everybody’s Son,” Thrity N. Umrigar (H)

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

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

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

10. “Milk and Honey,” Rupi Kaur (P)

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

12. “Origin,” Dan Brown (H)

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

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

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

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