We’re No. 1! – BOTH of us

So, my wife and I made history (probably) today. We both sit atop our respective categories on our local bookstore’s bestseller list. Not sure if any husband/wife team has ever done that. But if they did, then we tied them.

So below is the proof (scroll down to the red text). If you want to find out the book I’m reading right now, scroll down to the purple text, which is No. 4 in the Adult Non-fiction list.

And by the way, go visit Viewpoint Books in Columbus, Indiana, and/or click on the link in the headline below to find out more about it. Or just go to any bookstore and buy a book and read it. It’ll be good for you and everyone else.

Viewpoint Books Bestseller List 09/04/19

*Asterisk denotes a local author or Indiana connection

 Children and Young Adult

  1. *“Cleo and Roger Discover Columbus, Indiana,” Kimberly S. Hoffman
  2. “Alexander Girard Coloring Book,” Alexander Girard
  3. “For Whom the Ball Rolls (Dog Man #7),” Dav Pilkey
  4. “The Lightning Thief (Percy Jackson and the Olympians, Book 1),” Rick Riordan
  5. “I SPY a Dinosaur’s Eye,” Jean Marzollo
  6. “Silly Lullaby,” Sandra Boynton
  7. “The Wishing Spell (Land of Stories Book 1),” Chris Colfer
  8. “Press Here,” Herve Tullet
  9. “The Wonderful Things You Will Be,” Emily Winfield Martin
  10. “On the Come Up,” Angie Thomas
  11. “Heroine,” Mindy McGinnis
  12. “Meet Tracker! (Paw Patrol),” Geof Smith
  13. “The Girl Who Drew Butterflies: How Maria Merian’s Art Changed Science,” Joyce Sidman
  14. “The Buddy Bench,” Patty Brozo
  15. “Tomorrow I’ll Be Brave,” Jessica Hische

Adult Non-Fiction (H for hard cover, P for paperback)

  1. *“Wicked Columbus, Indiana” Paul Hoffman (P)
  2. *“A Look at Architecture Columbus, Indiana,” Steven R. Risting et al (P)
  3. *“Columbus, Indiana’s Historic Crump Theatre,” David Sechrest (P)
  4. “How to Be an Antiracist,” Ibram X Kendi (H)
  5. *“Columbus: The Bridge to Colorful Fun Coloring Book,” Warrie Dennis (P)
  6. *“Frost Flowers: Thoughts & Observations from the Heartland,” John B. DeLap (H & P)
  7. *“Field Guide to the Art of Looking.” Michele Pollock (P)
  8. “Range: Why Generalists Triumph in a Specialized World,” David Epstein (H)
  9. “Sapiens: A Brief History of Humankind,” Yuval Noah Harari (P)
  10. “The British Are Coming: The War for America, Lexington to Princeton, 1775-1777,” Rick Atkinson (H)
  11. “Spook: Science Tackles the Afterlife,” Mary Roach (P)
  12. *“Unafraid: A Survivor’s quest for Human Interaction,” Niyati Tamaskar (P)
  13. “Educated: A Memoir,” Tara Westover (H)
  14. “Calypso,” David Sedaris
  15. “Furious Hours: Murder, Fraud, and the Last Trial of Harper Lee,” Casey Cep (H)

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

  1. “A Better Man: A Chief Inspector Gamache Novel,” Louise Penny (H)
  2. “Where the Crawdads Sing,” Delia Owens (H)
  3. “Women in Sunlight,” Frances Mayes (P)
  4. “Caroline: Little House, Revisited,” Sarah Miller (P)
  5. “This Tender Land,” William Krueger (H)
  6. “The Maytrees,” Annie Dillard (P)
  7. “The Girl Who Lived Twice: A Lisbeth Salander Novel,” David Lagercrantz (H)
  8. “Big Sky (Jackson Brodie Book 5),” Kate Atkinson (H)
  9. “Hippie,” Paulo Coelho (P)
  10. “Lady in the Lake,” Laura Lippman (H)
  11. “City of Girls (Signed First Edition),” Elizabeth Gilbert (H)
  12. “My Dear Hamilton,” Stephanie Dray & Laura Kamoie (P)
  13. “On Earth We’re Briefly Gorgeous (Signed First Edition),” Ocean Vuong (H)
  14. “The Nickel Boys (Signed First Edition),” Colson Whitehead (H)
  15. “The Tattooist of Auschwitz,” Heather Morris (P)

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