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The Heartland Indie Bestseller List, as brought to you by IndieBound, GLIBA, and
MBA, for the week ended Sunday, November 16, 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. Revival
Stephen King, Scribner, $30, 9781476770383
2. All the Light We Cannot See
Anthony Doerr, Scribner, $27, 9781476746586
3. Gray Mountain
John Grisham, Doubleday, $28.95, 9780385537148
4. The Burning Room
Michael Connelly, Little Brown, $28, 9780316225939
5. Leaving Time
Jodi Picoult, Ballantine, $28, 9780345544926
6. Lila
Marilynne Robinson, FSG, $26, 9780374187613
7. Some Luck
Jane Smiley, Knopf, $26.95, 9780307700315
8. The Slow Regard of Silent Things
Patrick Rothfuss, DAW, $18.95, 9780756410438
9. Flesh and Blood
Patricia Cornwell, Morrow, $28.99, 9780062325341
10. Let Me Be Frank With You
Richard Ford, Ecco, $27.99, 9780061692062
11. Blue Horses
Mary Oliver, Penguin Press, $24.95, 9781594204791
12. Edge of Eternity
Ken Follett, Dutton, $36, 9780525953098
13. Somewhere Safe With Somebody Good
Jan Karon, Putnam Adult, $27.95, 9780399167447
14. Station Eleven
Emily St. John Mandel, Knopf, $24.95, 9780385353304
15. The Narrow Road to the Deep North
Richard Flanagan, Knopf, $26.95, 9780385352857
 
HARDCOVER NONFICTION
1. 41: A Portrait of My Father
George W. Bush, Crown, $28, 9780553447781
2. Small Victories: Spotting Improbable Moments of Grace
Anne Lamott, Riverhead, $22.95, 9781594486296
3. Make It Ahead
Ina Garten, Clarkson Potter, $35, 9780307464880
4. Yes Please
Amy Poehler, Dey Street, $28.99, 9780062268341
5. Killing Patton
Bill O'Reilly, Martin Dugard, Holt, $30, 9780805096682
6. Being Mortal
Atul Gawande, Metropolitan, $26, 9780805095159
7. Everything I Need to Know I Learned From a Little Golden Book
Diane Muldrow, Golden Books, $9.99, 9780307977618
8. Everything I Need to Know About Christmas I Learned From a Little Golden Book
Diane Muldrow, Golden Books, $9.99, 9780553497359
9. The Motivation Manifesto
Brendon Burchard, Hay House, $19.99, 9781401948078
10. What If?
Randall Munroe, Houghton Mifflin, $24, 9780544272996
11. Food: A Love Story
Jim Gaffigan, Crown Archetype, $26, 9780804140416
12. So, Anyway...
John Cleese, Crown Archetype, $28, 9780385348249
13. Guinness World Records 2015
Guinness World Records, $28.95, 9781908843630
14. Not That Kind of Girl
Lena Dunham, Random House, $28, 9780812994995
15. Fields of Blood: Religion and the History of Violence
Karen Armstrong, Knopf, $30, 9780307957047
 
TRADE PAPERBACK FICTION
1. Orphan Train
Christina Baker Kline, Morrow, $14.99, 9780061950728
2. Gone Girl
Gillian Flynn, Broadway, $15, 9780553418361
3. Still Life With Bread Crumbs
Anna Quindlen, Random House, $16, 9780812976892
4. The Rosie Project
Graeme Simsion, S&S, $15.99, 9781476729091
5. Ordinary Grace
William Kent Krueger, Atria, $16, 9781451645859
6. Someone
Alice McDermott, Picador USA, $15, 9781250055361
7. Americanah
Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, Anchor, $15.95, 9780307455925
8. The First Phone Call From Heaven
Mitch Albom, Harper, $15.99, 9780062294401
9. The Martian
Andy Weir, Broadway, $15, 9780553418026
10. The Luminaries
Eleanor Catton, Back Bay, $18, 9780316074292
11. Sharp Objects
Gillian Flynn, Three Rivers, $14, 9780307341556
12. Under the Wide and Starry Sky
Nancy Horan, Ballantine, $16, 9780345516541
13. A Dog's Purpose
W.Bruce Cameron, Forge, $12.99, 9780765330345
14. What the Lady Wants
Renee Rosen, NAL, $15, 9780451466716
15. Where'd You Go, Bernadette
Maria Semple, Back Bay, $14.99, 9780316204262
 
TRADE PAPERBACK NONFICTION
1. Unbroken
Laura Hillenbrand, Random House, $16, 9780812987119
2. The Boys in the Boat
Daniel James Brown, Penguin, $17, 9780143125471
3. Wild
Cheryl Strayed, Vintage, $15.95, 9780307476074
4. Bad Feminist
Roxane Gay, Harper Perennial, $15.99, 9780062282712
5. This Is the Story of a Happy Marriage
Ann Patchett, Harper Perennial, $15.99, 9780062236685
6. The Men Who United the States
Simon Winchester, Harper Perennial, $16.99, 9780062079619
7. The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks
Rebecca Skloot, Broadway, $16, 9781400052189
8. The Glass Castle
Jeannette Walls, Scribner, $16, 9780743247542
9. The Old Farmer's Almanac 2015
Old Farmer's Almanac, $7.95, 9781571986368
10. Quiet
Susan Cain, Broadway, $16, 9780307352156
11. Under the Radar Michigan: The First 50
Tom Daldin, et al., Scribe Publishing Company, $24.95, 9780991602100
12. The Heart of Everything That Is
Bob Drury, Tom Clavin, S&S, $17, 9781451654684
13. Braiding Sweetgrass
Robin Wall Kimmerer, Milkweed Editions, $18, 9781571313560
14. Really Important Stuff My Dog Has Taught Me
Cynthia L. Copeland, Workman, $12.95, 9780761181798
15. George Washington's Secret Six
Brian Kilmeade, Don Yaeger, Sentinel, $16, 9781595231109
 
MASS MARKET
1. To Kill a Mockingbird
Harper Lee, Grand Central, $8.99, 9780446310789
2. 1984
George Orwell, Signet, $9.99, 9780451524935
3. Gone Girl
Gillian Flynn, Broadway, $9.99, 9780553418354
4. Lord of the Flies
William Golding, Perigee, $9.99, 9780399501487
5. Dragonfly in Amber
Diana Gabaldon, Dell, $9.99, 9780440215622
6. The Official Scrabble Players Dictionary, Fifth Edition
Merriam-Webster, $8.50, 9780877798224
7. Sycamore Row
John Grisham, Dell, $9.99, 9780345543240
8. The Catcher in the Rye
J.D. Salinger, Little Brown, $8.99, 9780316769488
9. Starry Night
Debbie Macomber, Ballantine, $5.99, 9780345528902
10. A Dance With Dragons
George R.R. Martin, Bantam, $9.99, 9780553582017
 
CHILDREN'S ILLUSTRATED
1. The Book With No Pictures
B.J. Novak, Dial, $17.99, 9780803741713
2. The Animals' Santa
Jan Brett, Putnam Juvenile, $17.99, 9780399257841
3. Pete the Cat: The First Thanksgiving
James Dean, Kimberly Dean, HarperFestival, $6.99, 9780062198693
4. The Day the Crayons Quit
Drew Daywalt, Oliver Jeffers (Illus.), Philomel, $17.99, 9780399255373
5. Goodnight Moon
Margaret Wise Brown, Clement Hurd (Illus.), Harper, $8.99, 9780694003617
6. Press Here
Herve Tullet, Chronicle, $15.99, 9780811879545
7. Little Blue Truck's Christmas
Alice Schertle, Jill McElmurry (Illus.), Harcourt, $14.99, 9780544320413
8. Once Upon an Alphabet
Oliver Jeffers, Philomel, $26.99, 9780399167911
9. Sam & Dave Dig a Hole
Mac Barnett, Jon Klassen (Illus.), Candlewick, $16.99, 9780763662295
10. Skippyjon Jones Snow What
Judy Schachner, Dial, $17.99, 9780803737891
 
CHILDREN'S INTEREST
1. Sisters
Raina Telgemeier, Graphix, $10.99, 9780545540605
2. Rush Revere and the American Revolution
Rush Limbaugh, Threshold Editions, $19.99, 9781476789873
3. If I Stay
Gayle Forman, Speak, $10.99, 9780147514530
4. Minecraft: Combat Handbook
Scholastic, $7.99, 9780545685160
5. Minecraft: Construction Handbook
Scholastic, $7.99, 9780545685177
6. Wonder
R.J. Palacio, Knopf, $16.99, 9780375869020
7. Eleanor & Park
Rainbow Rowell, St. Martin's Griffin, $18.99, 9781250012579
8. I Am Malala: The Girl Who Stood Up for Education and Changed the World
Malala Yousafzai, Little Brown, $17, 9780316327930
9. Minecraft: Redstone Handbook
Scholastic, $7.99, 9780545685153
10. The Fault in Our Stars
John Green, Speak, $12.99, 9780142424179
 
CHILDREN'S FICTION SERIES TITLES
1. Diary of a Wimpy Kid: The Long Haul
Jeff Kinney, Amulet, $13.95, 9781419711893
2. The Blood of Olympus (The Heroes of Olympus, Book Five)
Rick Riordan, Hyperion, $19.99, 9781423146735
3. The Maze Runner
James Dashner, Delacorte, $10.99, 9780385385206
4. Waiting Is Not Easy! (Elephant & Piggie)
Mo Willems, Disney/Hyperion, $8.99, 9781423199571
5. The Scorch Trials (The Maze Runner, Book 2)
James Dashner, Ember, $9.99, 9780385738767
6. Tales from a Not-So-Happily Ever After (Dork Diaries, #8)
Rachel Renee Russell, Aladdin, $13.99, 9781481421843
7. Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children
Ransom Riggs, Quirk, $10.99, 9781594746031
8. Timmy Failure: We Meet Again
Stephan Pastis, Candlewick, $14.99, 9780763673758
9. The Death Cure (The Maze Runner, Book 3)
James Dashner, Delacorte, $9.99, 9780385738781
10. Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone
J.K.Rowling, Scholastic, $10.99, 9780590353427
 
  

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