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. Evvie Drake Starts Over (debut) Linda Holmes (Ballantine, $26)


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 a Star, Nicola Yoon (Ember, $12.99)

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

5. The Book Thief, Markus Zusak (Knopf Books for Young Readers, $14.99)


1. The Pigeon HAS to Go to School! (debut), Mo Willems (Hyperion Books for Children, $16.99)

2. Where's Waldo? 30th Anniversary Edition, Martin Handford (Candlewick, $7.99)

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

4. Where's Waldo Now?, Martin Handford (Candlewick, $7.99)

5. The Wonky Donkey, Craig Smith, Katz Cowley (Illus.) (Scholastic, $7.99)