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 30. 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. Summer of ‘69, Elin Hilderbrand (Little Brown, $28)

5. Big Sky, Kate Atkinson (Little Brown, $28)


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. Becoming, Michelle Obama (Crown, $32.50)

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

5. Everything is F*cked, Mark Manson (Harper, $26.99)


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

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


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

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

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

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

5. How to Read a Book, Kwame Alexander, Melissa Sweet (Illus.) (Harper, $17.99)