Viewpoint bestsellers

Top titles at the local independent bookstore in downtown Columbus.

Children’s Books

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

2. “Bluey: Mini-Bluey,” Penguin Young Readers

3. “Charlotte’s Web,” E.B. White

4. “Batman’s Amazing Tales!” Random House Lego Batman

5. “Super Fan-Tastic Taylor Swift Activity Book,” Jessica Kendall

6. “The Wild Robot,” Peter Brown

7. “Ferris,” Kate DiCamillo

8. “Endling: The Last (Endling Book 1),” Katherine Applegate

9. “Good Morning, National Parks,” Jen Taylor

10. “The Stonekeeper (Amulet Book 1),” Kazu Kibuishi

11. “Five Epic Disasters (I Survived True Stories Volume 1),” Lauren Tarshis

12. “Mission Manhattan (City Spies Book 5),” James Ponti

13. “The Squish,” Breanna Carzoo

14. “Bluey: Daddy Putdown,” Penguin Young Readers

15. “Indestructibles: Baby Animals,” Stephan Lomp


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

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

2. “Medgar and Myrlie: Medgar Evers and the Love Story That Awakened America,” Joy-Ann Reid (H)

3. “The Creative ACT: A Way of Being,” Rick Rubin (H)

4. *“Birds of Indiana Field Guide,” Stan Tekiela (P)

5. “The National Parks Bucket List: The Ultimate Adventure Journal for All 63 Parks,” Linda Mohammed (P)

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

7. “Bicycling with Butterflies: My 10,201-Mile Journey Following the Monarch Migration,” Sara Dykman (P)

8. “Laughter Yoga: Daily Practices for Health and Happiness,” Madan Kataria (P)

9. *“A Scar on Every Road,” Edward Reuter (P)

10. “The Hundred Years’ War on Palestine: A History of … Colonialism & Resistance, 1917-2017,” Rashid Khalidi (P)

11. “Think Again: The Power of Knowing What You Don’t Know,” Adam Grant (P)

12. *“Columbus, Indiana in Vintage Postcards,” Tamara Stone Iorio (P)

13. “The Light We Carry” Overcoming in Uncertain Times,” Michelle Obama (P)

14. “The Year of Living Constitutionally: One Man’s Humble Quest to Follow the Constitution’s Original Meaning,” A.J. Jacobs (H)

15. “ADHD Is Awesome: A Guide to (Mostly) Thriving with ADHD,” Penn Holderness (H)


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

1. *“Rush of Ravens (Til Kingdom Come Book 1),” Abigail Brier (P)

2. “You Like It Darker,” Stephen King (H)

3. “Funny Story,” Emily Henry (H)

4. “One Perfect Couple” (signed edition), Ruth Ware (H)

5. “Camino Ghosts (Camino Book 3),” John Grisham (H)

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

7. “Heavenbreaker” (Deluxe Edition), Sara Wolf (H)

8. “Murder Your Employer: The McMasters Guide to Homicide,” Rupert Holmes (P)

9. “Summer Fridays,” Suzanne Rindell (P)

10. “Mind Games,” Nora Roberts (H)

11. “The Hollow Places,” T. Kingfisher (P)

12. “Summers at the Saint,” Mary Kay Andrews (H)

13. “The Women,” Kristin Hannah (H)

14. “The Year of the Locust: A Thriller,” Terry Hayes (H)

15. “The Fireborne Blade,” Charlotte Bond (H)