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  The Heartland Indie Bestseller List, as brought to you by IndieBound, GLIBA, and
MBA, for the week ended Sunday, October 19, 2014. Based on reporting from the
independent booksellers of the Great Lakes Independent Booksellers Association, the
Midwest Booksellers Association, and IndieBound. For an independent bookstore near
you, visit IndieBound.org.
 
HARDCOVER FICTION
1. Leaving Time
Jodi Picoult, Ballantine, $28, 9780345544926
2. Lila
Marilynne Robinson, FSG, $26, 9780374187613
3. Some Luck
Jane Smiley, Knopf, $26.95, 9780307700315
4. All the Light We Cannot See
Anthony Doerr, Scribner, $27, 9781476746586
5. Edge of Eternity
Ken Follett, Dutton, $36, 9780525953098
6. Blue Horses
Mary Oliver, Penguin Press, $24.95, 9781594204791
7. Somewhere Safe With Somebody Good
Jan Karon, Putnam Adult, $27.95, 9780399167447
8. The Paying Guests
Sarah Waters, Riverhead, $28.95, 9781594633119
9. The Narrow Road to the Deep North
Richard Flanagan, Knopf, $26.95, 9780385352857
10. The Children Act
Ian McEwan, Nan A. Talese, $25, 9780385539708
11. Deadline
John Sandford, Putnam Adult, $27.95, 9780399162374
12. Nora Webster
Colm Toibin, Scribner, $27, 9781439138335
13. The Invention of Wings
Sue Monk Kidd, Viking, $27.95, 9780670024780
14. Station Eleven
Emily St. John Mandel, Knopf, $24.95, 9780385353304
15. Personal
Lee Child, Delacorte, $28, 9780804178747
 
HARDCOVER NONFICTION
1. Killing Patton
Bill O'Reilly, Martin Dugard, Holt, $30, 9780805096682
2. Being Mortal
Atul Gawande, Metropolitan, $26, 9780805095159
3. Not That Kind of Girl
Lena Dunham, Random House, $28, 9780812994995
4. Everything I Need to Know I Learned From a Little Golden Book
Diane Muldrow, Golden Books, $9.99, 9780307977618
5. The Innovators
Walter Isaacson, S&S, $35, 9781476708690
6. As You Wish: Inconceivable Tales from the Making of The Princess Bride
Cary Elwes, Touchstone, $26, 9781476764023
7. Everything I Need to Know about Christmas I Learned from a Little Golden Book
Diane Muldrow, Golden Books, $9.99, 9780553497359
8. What If?
Randall Munroe, Houghton Mifflin, $24, 9780544272996
9. You Are Here: Around the World in 92 Minutes: Photographs from the International Space Station
Christopher Hadfield, Little Brown, $26, 9780316379649
10. I Am Malala
Malala Yousafzai, Little Brown, $26, 9780316322409
11. Not My Father's Son: A Memoir
Alan Cumming, Dey Street, $26.99, 9780062225061
12. The Meaning of Human Existence
Edward O. Wilson, Liveright, $23.95, 9780871401007
13. Worthy Fights
Leon Panetta, Penguin Press, $36, 9781594205965
14. Agents of the Apocalypse
David Jeremiah, Tyndale House, $24.99, 9781414380490
15. In the Kingdom of Ice
Hampton Sides, Doubleday, $28.95, 9780385535373
 
TRADE PAPERBACK FICTION
1. Gone Girl
Gillian Flynn, Broadway, $15, 9780553418361
2. Orphan Train
Christina Baker Kline, Morrow, $14.99, 9780061950728
3. The Signature of All Things
Elizabeth Gilbert, Penguin, $17, 9780143125846
4. Ordinary Grace
William Kent Krueger, Atria, $16, 9781451645859
5. The Rosie Project
Graeme Simsion, S&S, $15.99, 9781476729091
6. Me Before You
Jojo Moyes, Penguin, $16, 9780143124542
7. Under the Wide and Starry Sky
Nancy Horan, Ballantine, $16, 9780345516541
8. Americanah
Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, Anchor, $15.95, 9780307455925
9. Dark Places
Gillian Flynn, Three Rivers, $14, 9780307341570
10. The Alchemist
Paulo Coelho, HarperOne, $14.99, 9780061122415
11. Someone
Alice McDermott, Picador USA, $15, 9781250055361
12. The Best American Short Stories 2014
Jennifer Egan, Heidi Pitlor (Eds.), Mariner, $14.95, 9780547868868
13. The Ocean at the End of the Lane
Neil Gaiman, Morrow, $14.99, 9780062255662
14. The Museum of Extraordinary Things
Alice Hoffman, Scribner, $16, 9781451693577
15. Sharp Objects
Gillian Flynn, Three Rivers, $14, 9780307341556
 
TRADE PAPERBACK NONFICTION
1. The Boys in the Boat
Daniel James Brown, Penguin, $17, 9780143125471
2. Unbroken
Laura Hillenbrand, Random House, $16, 9780812974492
3. This Is the Story of a Happy Marriage
Ann Patchett, Harper Perennial, $15.99, 9780062236685
4. Wild
Cheryl Strayed, Vintage, $15.95, 9780307476074
5. Orange Is the New Black
Piper Kerman, Spiegel & Grau, $16, 9780812986181
6. Bad Feminist
Roxane Gay, Harper Perennial, $15.99, 9780062282712
7. Zealot
Reza Aslan, Random House, $18, 9780812981483
8. The Terrible and Wonderful Reasons Why I Run Long Distances
The Oatmeal, Matthew Inman, Andrews McMeel, $16.99, 9781449459956
9. Little Failure: A Memoir
Gary Shteyngart, Random House, $16, 9780812982497
10. Unlikely Heroes
Jennifer S. Holland, Workman, $13.95, 9780761174417
11. Let's Explore Diabetes With Owls
David Sedaris, Back Bay, $17, 9780316154703
12. The Map of Heaven
Eben Alexander, M.D., S&S, $16.99, 9781476766409
13. Wreck This Journal
Keri Smith, Perigee, $15, 9780399161940
14. One Summer: America, 1927
Bill Bryson, Anchor, $16.95, 9780767919418
15. The Heart of Everything That Is
Bob Drury, Tom Clavin, S&S, $17, 9781451654684
 
MASS MARKET
1. Gone Girl
Gillian Flynn, Broadway, $9.99, 9780553418354
2. The Best of Me
Nicholas Sparks, Grand Central, $8, 9781455556564
3. Sycamore Row
John Grisham, Dell, $9.99, 9780345543240
4. Outlander
Diana Gabaldon, Dell, $9.99, 9780553393699
5. 1984
George Orwell, Signet, $9.99, 9780451524935
6. A Game of Thrones
George R.R. Martin, Bantam, $9.99, 9780553593716
7. Storm Front
John Sandford, Berkley, $9.99, 9780425270240
8. A Dance With Dragons
George R.R. Martin, Bantam, $9.99, 9780553582017
9. To Kill a Mockingbird
Harper Lee, Grand Central, $8.99, 9780446310789
10. Dust
Patricia Cornwell, Berkley, $9.99, 9780425270042
 
CHILDREN'S ILLUSTRATED
1. The Book With No Pictures
B.J. Novak, Dial, $17.99, 9780803741713
2. The Day the Crayons Quit
Drew Daywalt, Oliver Jeffers (Illus.), Philomel, $17.99, 9780399255373
3. Room on the Broom
Julia Donaldson, Axel Scheffler (Illus.), Puffin, $6.99, 9780142501122
4. Once Upon an Alphabet
Oliver Jeffers, Philomel, $26.99, 9780399167911
5. Otis and the Scarecrow
Loren Long, Philomel, $17.99, 9780399163968
6. Goodnight Moon
Margaret Wise Brown, Clement Hurd (Illus.), Harper, $8.99, 9780694003617
7. Llama Llama Trick or Treat
Anna Dewdney, Viking Children's Books, $5.99, 9780451469786
8. Sam and Dave Dig a Hole
Mac Barnett, Jon Klassen (Illus.), Candlewick, $16.99, 9780763662295
9. Ladybug Girl and the Dress-Up Dilemma
Jacky Davis, David Soman (Illus.), Dial, $17.99, 9780803735842
10. Goodnight, Goodnight, Construction Site
Sherri Duskey Rinker, Tom Lichtenheld (Illus.), Chronicle, $16.99, 9780811877824
 
CHILDREN'S INTEREST
1. Minecraft: Construction Handbook
Scholastic, $7.99, 9780545685177
2. Sisters
Raina Telgemeier, Graphix, $10.99, 9780545540605
3. If I Stay
Gayle Forman, Speak, $10.99, 9780147514530
4. Minecraft: Combat Handbook
Scholastic, $7.99, 9780545685160
5. The Fault in Our Stars
John Green, Speak, $12.99, 9780142424179
6. Where She Went
Gayle Forman, Speak, $10.99, 9780142420898
7. Wonder
R.J. Palacio, Knopf, $16.99, 9780375869020
8. Paper Towns
John Green, Speak, $9.99, 9780142414934
9. I Am Malala: The Girl Who Stood Up for Education and Changed the World
Malala Yousafzai, Little Brown, $17, 9780316327930
10. Horton and the Kwuggerbug and More Lost Stories
Dr.Seuss, Random House Books for Young Readers, $15, 9780385382984
 
CHILDREN'S FICTION SERIES TITLES
1. The Blood of Olympus (The Heroes of Olympus, Book Five)
Rick Riordan, Hyperion, $19.99, 9781423146735
2. The Maze Runner
James Dashner, Delacorte, $10.99, 9780385385206
3. The Scorch Trials (The Maze Runner, Book 2)
James Dashner, Ember, $9.99, 9780385738767
4. Tales from a Not-So-Happily Ever After (Dork Diaries, #8)
Rachel Renee Russell, Aladdin, $13.99, 9781481421843
5. The Death Cure (The Maze Runner, Book 3)
James Dashner, Delacorte, $9.99, 9780385738781
6. Divergent
Veronica Roth, Katherine Tegen Books, $9.99, 9780062289858
7. Redeemed (House of Night)
P.C. Cast, Kristin Cast, St. Martin's Griffin, $18.99, 9780312594442
8. Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children
Ransom Riggs, Quirk, $10.99, 9781594746031
9. Clariel: The Lost Abhorsen (The Old Kingdom)
Garth Nix, Harper, $18.99, 9780061561559
10. Four: A Divergent Collection
Veronica Roth, Katherine Tegen Books, $17.99, 9780062345219

 
 
 
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