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. 27. Visit


1. The Dutch House, Ann Patchett (Harper, $27.99)

2. The Water Dancer, Ta-Nehisi Coates (One World, $28)

2. The Testaments, Margaret Atwood (Nan A. Talese, $28.95)

4. The Guardians, John Grisham (Doubleday, $29.95)

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


1. Catch and Kill: Lies, Spies, and a Conspiracy to Protect Predators, Ronan Farrow (Little Brown, $30)

2. Talking to Strangers: What We Should Know about the People We Don't Know, Malcolm Gladwell (Little Brown, $30)

3. The Body: A Guide for Occupants, Bill Bryson (Doubleday, $30)

4. Me: Elton John Official Autobiography, Elton John (Holt, $30)

5. Blowout: Corrupted Democracy, Rogue State Russia, and the Richest, Most Destructive Industry on Earth, Rachel Maddow (Crown, $30)


1. Pumpkinheads, Rainbow Rowell, Faith Erin Hicks (Illus.) (First Second, $17.99)

2. The Fountains of Silence, Ruta Sepetys (Philomel Books, $18.99)

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

4. The Beautiful, Renée Ahdieh (G.P. Putnam's Sons Books for Young Readers, $18.99)

5. Looking for Alaska, John Green (Penguin, $12.99)


1. Room on the Broom, Julia Donaldson, Axel Scheffler (Illus.) (Puffin, $7.99)

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

3. Dinosnores, Sandra Boynton (Workman, $6.95)

4. Sulwe, Lupita Nyong'o, Vashti Harrison (Illus. (Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers) $17.99

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