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Heartland Indie Best-sellers for Oct. 29, 2017

The Heartland Indie Best-seller List, as brought to you by Great Lakes Independent Booksellers Association, Midwest Booksellers Association and IndieBound for the week ending Oct. 22. Visit


1. Origin, Dan Brown (Doubleday, $29.95)

2. Uncommon Type: Some Stories, Tom Hanks (Knopf, $26.95)

3. Manhattan Beach, Jennifer Egan (Scribner, $27)

4. Little Fires Everywhere, Celeste Ng (Penguin Press, $27)

5. Lincoln in the Bardo, George Saunders (Random House, $28)

6. A Gentleman in Moscow, Amor Towles (Viking, $27)

7. A Legacy of Spies, John le Carre (Viking, $28)

8. A Column of Fire, Ken Follett (Viking, $36)

9. The Rules of Magic, Alice Hoffman (S&S, $27.99)

10. The Girl Who Takes an Eye for an Eye, David Lagercrantz (Knopf, $27.95)


1. Leonardo da Vinci, Walter Isaacson (S&S, $35)

2. What Happened, Hillary Rodham Clinton (S&S, $30)

3. Astrophysics for People in a Hurry, Neil Degrasse Tyson (Norton, $18.95)

4. Grant, Ron Chernow (Penguin Press, $40)

5. We Were Eight Years in Power: An American Tragedy, Ta-Nehisi Coates (One World, $28)

6. The Subtle Art of Not Giving A $&**, Mark Manson (HarperOne, $24.99)

7. Killing England: The Brutal Struggle for American Independence, Bill O'Reilly, Martin Dugard (Holt, $30)

8. The Wisdom of Sundays: Life-Changing Insights from Super Soul Conversations, Oprah Winfrey (Flatiron, $27.99)

9. Hillbilly Elegy, J.D. Vance (Harper, $27.99)

10. Braving the Wilderness: The Quest for True Belonging and the Courage to Stand Alone, Brene Brown (Random House, $28)


1. The Sun and Her Flowers, Rupi Kaur (Andrews McMeel, $16.99)

2. The Handmaid's Tale, Margaret Atwood (Anchor, $15.95)

3. The Woman in Cabin 10, Ruth Ware (Gallery/Scout Press), $16

4. All the Light We Cannot See, Anthony Doerr (Scribner, $17)

5. Lilac Girls, Martha Hall Kelly (Ballantine, $17)

6. Commonwealth, Ann Patchett (Harper Perennial, $16.99)

7. Milk and Honey, Rupi Kaur (Andrews McMeel, $14.99)

8. The Couple Next Door, Shari Lapena (Penguin, $16)

9. The Snowman, Jo Nesbo (Vintage Crime/Black Lizard, $15.95)

10. Behind Closed Doors, B.A. Paris (St. Martin's Griffin, $16.99)


1. Being Mortal: Medicine and What Matters in the End, Atul Gawande (Picador USA, $16)

2. You Are a Badass, Jen Sincero (Running Press, $16)

3. Rogue Heroes: The History of the SAS...", Ben Macintyre (Broadway, $16)

4. The Glass Castle, Jeannette Walls (Scribner, $17)

5. Invisible Influence: The Hidden Forces That Shape Behavior, Jonah Berger (S&S, $16)

6. On Tyranny, Timothy Snyder (Tim Duggan Books, $7.99)

7. HBR's 10 Must Reads on Emotional Intelligence (Harvard Business School Press, $24.95)

8. Lucky 666: The Impossible Mission That Changed the War in the Pacific, Bob Drury, Tom Clavin (S&S, $17)

9. Being a Dog: Following the Dog Into a World of Smell, Alexandra Horowitz (Scribner, $17)

10. HBR's 10 Must Reads on Managing Yourself (Harvard Business School Press, $24.95)


1. The Snowman, Jo Nesbo (Vintage Crime/Black Lizard, $9.99)

2. The Whistler, John Grisham (Dell, $9.99)

3. Cross the Line, James Patterson (Vision, $9.99)

4. American Assassin, Vince Flynn (Pocket, $9.99)

5. Night School, Lee Child (Dell, $9.99)

6. The Husband's Secret, Liane Moriarty (Berkley, $9.99)


1. Turtles All the Way Down, John Green (Dutton Books for Young Readers, $19.99)

2. The Book of Dust: La Belle Sauvage, Philip Pullman (Knopf Books for Young Readers, $22.99)

3. The Hate U Give, Angie Thomas (Balzer + Bray, $17.99)

4. Everything, Everything, Nicola Yoon (Ember, $10.99)

5. The Fault in Our Stars, John Green (Speak, $12.99)

6. All the Crooked Saints, Maggie Stiefvater (Scholastic Press, $19.99)


1. Room on the Broom, Julia Donaldson, Axel Scheffler (Illus.) (Puffin, $6.99)

2. Creepy Pair of Underwear!, Aaron Reynolds, Peter Brown (Illus.), (Dial, $16.99)

3. Goodnight Moon, Margaret Wise Brown, Clement Hurd (Illus.) (Harper, $8.99)

4. Little Blue Truck's Halloween, Alice Schertle, Jill McElmurry (Illus.) (HMH Books for Young Readers, $12.99)

5. Pete the Cat: Trick or Pete, James Dean (HarperFestival, $6.99)

6. Spookie Pookie, Sandra Boynton (Little Simon, $5.99)