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 June 2. Visit


1. Where the Crawdads Sing, Delia Owens (Putnam, $26)

2. Normal People, Sally Rooney (Hogarth, $26)

3. The Guest Book, Sarah Blake (Flatiron Books, $27.99)

4. Circe, Madeline Miller (Little Brown, $27)

5. The Sentence Is Death, Anthony Horowitz (Harper, $27.99)


1. Educated, Tara Westover (Random House, $28)

2. The Pioneers: The Heroic Story of the Settlers Who Brought the American Ideal West, David McDullough (S&S, $30)

3. Stay Sexy & Don't Get Murdered: The Definitive How-To Guide, Karen Kilgariff, Georgia Hardstark (Forge Books, $24.99)

4. Becoming, Michelle Obama (Crown, $32.50)

5. Spying on the South: Travels with Frederick Law Olmsted in a Fractured Land, Tony Horwitz, (Penguin Press, $30)


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

2. The Sun is Also the Star, Nicola Yoon (Ember, $12.99)

3. With the Fire on High, Elizabeth Acevedo (HarperTeen, $17.99)

4. On the Come Up, Angie Thomas (Balzer + Bray, $18.99)

5. Children of Blood and Bone, Tomi Adeyemi (Henry Holt and Co. (BYR), $18.99)


1. Oh, the Places You’ll Go!, Dr. Seuss (Random House, $18.99)

2. Good Night Moon, Margaret Wise Brown, Clement Hurd (Illus.) (Harper, $8.99)

3. Dragons Love Tacos, Adam Rubin, Daniel Salmieri (Illus.) (Dial, $16.99)

4. High Five, Adam Rubin, Daniel Salmieri (Illus.) (Dial Books, $19.99)

5. The Very Hungry Caterpillar, Eric Carle (Putnam, $10.99)