Viewpoint Bestsellers – March 4

* Asterisk denotes a local author or Indiana connection

Children and Young Adult

1. “Wonder,” R.J. Palacio

2. “Tales of the Fallen Beasts: Spirit Animals Special Edition,” Brandon Mull

3. “Lots of Knock Knock Jokes for Kids,” Whee Winn

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

5. “Dog Man and Cat Kid (Dog Man #4),” Dav Pilkey

6. “Akira to Zoltan: 26 Men Who Changed the World,” Cynthia Chin-Lee

7. “Hands of Time (Lego Ninjago),” Scholastic Inc. Publishing

8. “Learning to Share (Peppa Pig),” Meredith Rusu

9. “The Wildwood Bakery (Owl Diaries #7),” Rebecca Elliott

10. “Kristy’s Great Idea (Babysitter’s Club Graphix #1),” Raina Telgemeier (Based on the series by Ann Martin)

11. “Go, Popplio! (Pokemon Alola),” Scholastic Inc. Publishing

12. “Pocket Genius: Dogs,” DK Publishing

13. “Minecraft: Combat Handbook,” Stephanie Milton

14. “Ship of the Dead (Magnus Chase and the Gods of Asgard #3) Signed Edition,” Rick Riordan

15. “Dragons Love Tacos,” Adam Rubin

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

1. “Keeping Love Alive as Memories Fade: The 5 Love Languages & the Alzheimer’s Journey,” Gary Chapman (P)

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

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

4. “Car Guys vs. Bean Counters: The Battle for the Soul of American Business,” Bob Lutz (P)

5. “12 Rules for Life: An Antidote to Chaos,” Jordan B. Peterson (H)

6. “Worst Hard Time: Untold Story of Those Who Survived the Great American Dust Bowl,” Timothy Egan (P)

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

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

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

10. “The Science of Cooking: Every Question Answered to Perfect Your Cooking,” Stuart Farrimond (H)

11. “Hillbilly Elegy: A Memoir of a Family & Culture in Crisis,” J. D. Vance (H)

12. “Growth Delusion: Wealth, Poverty and the Well-Being of Nations,” David Pilling (H)

13. “The Millionth Circle: How to Change Ourselves and the World,” Jean Shinoda Bolen, M.D. (H)

14. * “Horror in the Heartland: Strange and Gothic Tales from the Midwest,” Keven McQueen (P)

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

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

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

2. “The Great Alone,” Kristin Hannah (H)

3. “The Perfect Nanny,” Leila Slimani (P)

4. “A Storm of Swords (A Game of Thrones, Book 3),” George R.R. Martin (P)

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

6. “City of Endless Night,” Douglas Preston (H)

7. “The Storied Life of A.J. Fikry,” Gabrielle Zevin (P)

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

9. * “Nine Assignments,” Glenda Winders (P)

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

11. “Norse Mythology,” Neil Gaiman (H)

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

13. “The Trespasser,” Tana French (P)

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

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

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