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 Nov. 24. Visit


1. The Starless Sea, Erin Morgenstern (Doubleday, $28.95)

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

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

4. Olive, Again, Elizabeth Strout (Random House, $27)

5. Blue Moon, Lee Child (Delacorte Press, $28.99)


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


1. Call Down the Hawk, Maggie Stiefvater (Scholastic Press, $19.99)

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

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

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

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


1. The Crayons' Christmas, Drew Daywalt, Oliver Jeffers (Illus.) (Penguin Workshop, $19.99)

2. Dasher: How a Brave Little Doe Changed Christmas Forever, Matt Tavares (Candlewick, $17.99)

3. The Dinky Donkey, Craig Smith, Katz Cowley (Illus.) (Scholastic, $7.99)

4. Sisters First, Jenna Bush Hager, Barbara Pierce Bush, Ramona Kaulitzki, (Illus.), (Little, Brown Books for Young Readers, $18.99)

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