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   The Heartland Indie Bestseller List, as brought to you by IndieBound, GLIBA, and
MBA, for the week ended Sunday, October 26, 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. Gray Mountain
John Grisham, Doubleday, $28.95, 9780385537148
2. All the Light We Cannot See
Anthony Doerr, Scribner, $27, 9781476746586
3. Lila
Marilynne Robinson, FSG, $26, 9780374187613
4. Leaving Time
Jodi Picoult, Ballantine, $28, 9780345544926
5. Edge of Eternity
Ken Follett, Dutton, $36, 9780525953098
6. Beautiful You
Chuck Palahniuk, Doubleday, $25.95, 9780385538039
7. Some Luck
Jane Smiley, Knopf, $26.95, 9780307700315
8. Blue Horses
Mary Oliver, Penguin Press, $24.95, 9781594204791
9. The Invention of Wings
Sue Monk Kidd, Viking, $27.95, 9780670024780
10. Station Eleven
Emily St. John Mandel, Knopf, $24.95, 9780385353304
11. The Goldfinch
Donna Tartt, Little Brown, $30, 9780316055437
12. The Children Act
Ian McEwan, Nan A. Talese, $25, 9780385539708
13. Colorless Tsukuru Tazaki and His Years of Pilgrimage
Haruki Murakami, Knopf, $25.95, 9780385352109
14. Somewhere Safe With Somebody Good
Jan Karon, Putnam Adult, $27.95, 9780399167447
15. Nora Webster
Colm Toibin, Scribner, $27, 9781439138335
 
HARDCOVER NONFICTION
1. Being Mortal
Atul Gawande, Metropolitan, $26, 9780805095159
2. Killing Patton
Bill O'Reilly, Martin Dugard, Holt, $30, 9780805096682
3. Everything I Need to Know I Learned From a Little Golden Book
Diane Muldrow, Golden Books, $9.99, 9780307977618
4. Not That Kind of Girl
Lena Dunham, Random House, $28, 9780812994995
5. What If?
Randall Munroe, Houghton Mifflin, $24, 9780544272996
6. Everything I Need to Know About Christmas I Learned from a Little Golden Book
Diane Muldrow, Golden Books, $9.99, 9780553497359
7. As You Wish
Cary Elwes, Touchstone, $26, 9781476764023
8. Food: A Love Story
Jim Gaffigan, Crown Archetype, $26, 9780804140416
9. Plenty More
Yotam Ottolenghi, Ten Speed Press, $35, 9781607746218
10. The Innovators
Walter Isaacson, S&S, $35, 9781476708690
11. This Changes Everything
Naomi Klein, S&S, $30, 9781451697384
12. Stop the Coming Civil War
Michael Savage, Center Street, $26, 9781455582433
13. Your Hidden Riches
Chris Attwood, et al., Harmony, $25, 9780385348553
14. Choose Your Own Autobiography
Neil Patrick Harris, Crown Archetype, $26, 9780385346993
15. Just Mercy
Bryan Stevenson, Spiegel & Grau, $28, 9780812994520
 
TRADE PAPERBACK FICTION
1. Gone Girl
Gillian Flynn, Broadway, $15, 9780553418361
2. Orphan Train
Christina Baker Kline, Morrow, $14.99, 9780061950728
3. Ordinary Grace
William Kent Krueger, Atria, $16, 9781451645859
4. Someone
Alice McDermott, Picador USA, $15, 9781250055361
5. Me Before You
Jojo Moyes, Penguin, $16, 9780143124542
6. The Rosie Project
Graeme Simsion, S&S, $15.99, 9781476729091
7. Americanah
Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, Anchor, $15.95, 9780307455925
8. Under the Wide and Starry Sky
Nancy Horan, Ballantine, $16, 9780345516541
9. The Signature of All Things
Elizabeth Gilbert, Penguin, $17, 9780143125846
10. The Best American Short Stories 2014
Jennifer Egan, Heidi Pitlor (Eds.), Mariner, $14.95, 9780547868868
11. The Luminaries
Eleanor Catton, Back Bay, $18, 9780316074292
12. This Is Where I Leave You
Jonathan Tropper, Plume, $16, 9780142181713
13. Sharp Objects
Gillian Flynn, Three Rivers, $14, 9780307341556
14. Aimless Love
Billy Collins, Random House, $16, 9780812982671
15. Dark Places
Gillian Flynn, Three Rivers, $14, 9780307341570
 
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. The Map of Heaven
Eben Alexander, M.D., S&S, $16.99, 9781476766409
6. Brain on Fire
Susannah Cahalan, S&S, $16, 9781451621389
7. Quiet
Susan Cain, Broadway, $16, 9780307352156
8. Healing After Loss
Martha Whitmore Hickman, Harper Perennial, $12.99, 9780380773381
9. Braiding Sweetgrass
Robin Wall Kimmerer, Milkweed Editions, $18, 9781571313560
10. Bad Feminist
Roxane Gay, Harper Perennial, $15.99, 9780062282712
11. Let's Explore Diabetes With Owls
David Sedaris, Back Bay, $17, 9780316154703
12. The Old Farmer's Almanac 2015
Old Farmer's Almanac, $7.95, 9781571986368
13. Wreck This Journal
Keri Smith, Perigee, $15, 9780399161940
14. The Girls of Atomic City
Denise Kiernan, Touchstone, $16, 9781451617535
15. Zealot
Reza Aslan, Random House, $18, 9780812981483
 
MASS MARKET
1. Gone Girl
Gillian Flynn, Broadway, $9.99, 9780553418354
2. Outlander
Diana Gabaldon, Dell, $9.99, 9780553393699
3. Sycamore Row
John Grisham, Dell, $9.99, 9780345543240
4. A Game of Thrones
George R.R. Martin, Bantam, $9.99, 9780553593716
5. The Best of Me
Nicholas Sparks, Grand Central, $8, 9781455556564
6. The Catcher in the Rye
J.D. Salinger, Little Brown, $8.99, 9780316769488
7. The Official Scrabble Players Dictionary, Fifth Edition
Merriam-Webster, $8.50, 9780877798224
8. Voyager
Diana Gabaldon, Dell, $9.99, 9780440217565
9. Dragonfly in Amber
Diana Gabaldon, Dell, $9.99, 9780440215622
10. 1984
George Orwell, Signet, $9.99, 9780451524935
 
CHILDREN'S ILLUSTRATED
1. The Book With No Pictures
B.J. Novak, Dial, $17.99, 9780803741713
2. Room on the Broom
Julia Donaldson, Axel Scheffler (Illus.), Puffin, $6.99, 9780142501122
3. Goodnight Moon
Margaret Wise Brown, Clement Hurd (Illus.), Harper, $8.99, 9780694003617
4. Once Upon an Alphabet
Oliver Jeffers, Philomel, $26.99, 9780399167911
5. Goodnight, Goodnight, Construction Site
Sherri Duskey Rinker, Tom Lichtenheld (Illus.), Chronicle, $16.99, 9780811877824
6. Sam & Dave Dig a Hole
Mac Barnett, Jon Klassen (Illus.), Candlewick, $16.99, 9780763662295
7. Good Night, Gorilla
Peggy Rathmann, Putnam, $7.99, 9780399230035
8. Press Here
Herve Tullet, Chronicle, $15.99, 9780811879545
9. Otis and the Scarecrow
Loren Long, Philomel, $17.99, 9780399163968
10. Llama Llama Trick or Treat
Anna Dewdney, Viking Children's Books, $5.99, 9780451469786
 
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. Wonder
R.J. Palacio, Knopf, $16.99, 9780375869020
7. Minecraft: Essential Handbook
Scholastic, $7.99, 9780545669931
8. Where She Went
Gayle Forman, Speak, $10.99, 9780142420898
9. Looking for Alaska
John Green, Speak, $9.99, 9780142402511
10. Mix It Up!
Herve Tullet, Chronicle, $15.99, 9781452137353
 
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. The Death Cure (The Maze Runner, Book 3)
James Dashner, Delacorte, $9.99, 9780385738781
5. Tales from a Not-So-Happily Ever After (Dork Diaries, #8)
Rachel Renee Russell, Aladdin, $13.99, 9781481421843
6. Four: A Divergent Collection
Veronica Roth, Katherine Tegen Books, $17.99, 9780062345219
7. Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children
Ransom Riggs, Quirk, $10.99, 9781594746031
8. Pete the Cat and the Bad Banana
James Dean, Harper, $3.99, 9780062303820
9. Blue Lily, Lily Blue (Raven Cycle, #3)
Maggie Stiefvater, Scholastic, $18.99, 9780545424967
10. The Kill Order (The Maze Runner Prequel)
James Dashner, Delacorte, $9.99, 9780385742894
 

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