Hardcover Fiction 

1. Demon Copperhead, by Barbara Kingsolver

2. Iron Flame, by Rebecca Yarros

3. The Heaven & Earth Grocery Store, by James McBride

4. Lessons in Chemistry, by Bonnie Garmus

5. The Waters, by Bonnie Jo Campbell

Hardcover Nonfiction 

1. The Comfort of Crows: A Backyard Year, by Margaret Renkl

2. The Wager: A Tale of Shipwreck, Mutiny and Murder, by David Grann

3. Oath and Honor: A Memoir and a Warning, by Liz Cheney

4. The Creative Act: A Way of Being, by Rick Rubin

5. Democracy Awakening: Notes on the State of America, by Heather Cox Richardson

Children’s Illustrated 

1. Buffalo Fluffalo, by Bess Kalb, Erin Kraan (Illus.)

2. Barnyard Dance!, by Sandra Boynton

3. Richard Scarry’s Cars and Trucks and Things That Go, by Richard Scarry

4. 100 Mighty Dragons All Named Broccoli, by David LaRochelle, Lian Cho (Illus.)

5. The Going to Bed Book, by Sandra Boynton

The Midwest Independent Booksellers Association (MIBA) Bestseller List Midwest (Illinois, Iowa, Kansas, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, South Dakota, Wisconsin, and Michigan’s Upper Peninsula), for the week ended Jan. 14. To find an independent bookstore near you, visit