The Bestseller List: Oct. 23, 2016


1. Small Great Things, by Jodi Picoult
2. The Underground Railroad, by Colson Whitehead
3. The Trespasser, by Tana French
4. Commonwealth, by Ann Patchett
5. Escape Clause, by John Sandford
upstream_Mary Oliver1. Upstream, by Mary Oliver

2. Born to Run, by Bruce Springsteen

3. Hillbilly Elegy, by J.D. Vance

4. Hero of the Empire:  The Boer War, a Daring Escape, and the Making of Winston Churchill, by Candice Millard

5. Between the World and Me, by Ta-Nehisi Coates



little-blue-trucks-halloween1. Little Blue Truck’s Halloween, by Alice Schertle, Jill McElmurry (Illus.)

2. Eek! Halloween! by Sandra Boynton

3. Room on the Broom, by Julia Donaldson, Axel Scheffler (Illus.)

4. We Found a Hat, by Jon Klassen

5. A is for Activist, by Innosanto Nagara


The Midwest Independent Booksellers Association Bestseller List, as brought to you by IndieBound and MIBA, for the week ended Sunday, Oct. 23, 2016. Based on reporting from the independent booksellers of the Midwest Independent Booksellers Association. For an independent bookstore near you, visit

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