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 16. Visit


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

2. City of Girls, Elizabeth Gilbert (Riverhead Books, $28)

3. On Earth We’re Briefly Gorgeous, Ocean Vuong (Penguin Press, $26)

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

5. Mrs. Everything, Jennifer Weiner, Atria, $28


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

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

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

4. The Subtle Art of Not giving a F*ck, Mark Manson (Harper, $24.99)

5. Howard Stern Comes Again, Howard Stern (S&S, $35)


1. Turtles All the Way Down, John Green (Penguin, $14.99)

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

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

4. The Rest of the Story, Sarah Dessen (Balzer + Bray, $19.99)

5. On the Come Up, Angie Thomas (Balzer + Bray, $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. The Very Hungry Caterpillar, Eric Carle (Putnam, $10.99)

4. Dr. Seuss’ I Love Pop!: A Celebration of Dads, Dr. Seuss (Random House Books for Young Readers, $8.99)

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