Viewpoint bestsellers

Top titles weekly at Viewpoint Books in downtown Columbus.

* Denotes local or Indiana author or interest

Children’s Books

1. “The Scarlet Shedder (Dog Man Book 12),” Dav Pilkey

2. “Bluey: Butterflies,” Penguin Young Readers

3. “Where’s Bluey? A Search and Find Book,” Penguin Young Readers

4. “DK Pocket Genius: Animals,” DK Publishing

5. *“The Unicorn Legacy: Tangled Magic,” Kamilla Benko

6. “The Lost Heir: Wings of Fire Novel 2,” Tui Sutherland

7. “How to Draw Pokemon,” Tracey West

8. “STEM Challenge Minecraft Build-A-City,” Anne Rooney

9. “Super Fan-tastic Taylor Swift Coloring and Activity Book,” Jessica Kendall

10. “No Brainer: Diary of a Wimpy Kid Book 18,” Jeff Kinney

11. “Who Would Win: Ultimate Small Shark Rumble,” Jerry Pallotta

12. “The Going to Bed Book,” Sandra Boynton

13. “Courageous Creatures (I Survived True Stories Book 4),” Lauren Tarshis

14. “One Lucky Cat! (The Garfield Movie),” Random House Children’s Books

15. “Too Many Villains (Last Comics on Earth Book 2),” Max Brallier


Adult and New Adult Non-Fiction (H for hard cover, P for paperback, O for other)

1. “They Called Us Enemy,” George Takei (P)

2. “The Demon of Unrest: A Saga of Hubris, Heartbreak, and Heroism …” (signed edition), Erik Larson (H)

3. “The Field Guide to Dumb Birds of North America” (special edition), Matt Kracht (P)

4. “Mostly What God Does: Reflections on Seeking and Finding His Love Everywhere,” Savannah Guthrie (H)

5. “The Secret Lives of Booksellers and Librarians: Their Stories Are Better Than the Bestsellers,” James Patterson (H)

6. “There Are Dads Way Worse Than You: Unimpeachable Evidence of Your Excellence …,” Glenn Boozan (H)

7. “Somehow: Thoughts on Love” (signed edition), Anne Lamott (H)

8. “A Bird Lover’s Sticker Book,” Leana Fischer (H)

9. “The Meateater Outdoor Cookbook: Wild Game Recipes …” (signed edition), Steven Rinella (H)

10. “Eve: How the Female Body Drove 200 Million Years of Human Evolution,” Cat Bohannon (H)

11. “Poverty, By America,” Matthew Desmond (P)

12. “Skinnytaste Simple: Easy, Healthy Recipes with 7 Ingredients or Fewer,” Gina Homolka (H)

13. “The Wide, Wide Sea: Imperial Ambition, First Contact, and the Fateful Final Voyage of Captain James Cook,” Hampton Sides (H)

14. “The Cheese Board Deck: 50 Cards for Styling Spreads, Savory and Sweet,” Meg Quinn (O)

15. “The Little Book of Mom: Little Words of Strength, Wisdom, and Love,” Orange Hippo! (H)


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

1. “Funny Story,” Emily Henry (H)

2. “A Stroke of the Pen: The Lost Stories” (special edition), Terry Pratchett (P)

3. “The Paris Novel” (signed edition), Ruth Reichl (H)

4. “Home Is Where the Bodies Are,” Jeneva Rose (H)

5. “Just for the Summer,” Abby Jimenez (P)

6. “The Women,” Kristin Hannah (H)

7. “Everyone in My Family Has Killed Someone,” Benjamin Stevenson (P)

8. “Two Twisted Crowns (The Shepherd King Book 2),” Rachel Gillig (P)

9. “The Familiar,” Leigh Bardugo (H)

10. “Every Time I Go On Vacation, Someone Dies (Vacation Mysteries Book 1),” Catherine Mack (H)

11. “Cat Poems,” Tynan Kogane, Editor (P)

12. “A Calamity of Souls” (signed edition), David Baldacci (H)

13. “Table for Two: Fictions,” Amor Towles (H)

14. “The Queen of Nothing (Folk of the Air Book 3),” Holly Black (P)

15. “The Librarian of Burned Books,” Brianna Labuskes