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Bestsellers

Rowan bestsellers

Literary Bookpost

1. Out Stealing Horses by Per Petterson

2. Strangers Drowing by Larissa Macfarquhar

3. Killing Reagan: The Violent Assault That Changed a Presidency by Bill O’Reilly

4. Big Magic: Creative Living Beyond Fear by Elizabeth Gilbert

5. Insurgent by Veronia Roth

6. The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up by Marie Kondo

7. Diner Solved by Katie Workman

8. Dear Carolina by Kristy Woodson Harvey

9.  Bookseller by Cynthia Swanson

10. To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee

Indiebound bestsellers

Fiction

1. All the Light We Cannot See by Anthony Doerr

2. The Girl in the Spider’s Web by David Lagercrantz

3. Purity by Jonathan Franzen

4. Make Me by Lee Child

5. Go Set a Watchman by Harper Lee

6. Fates and Furies by Lauren Groff

7. The Girl on the Train by Paula Hawkins

8. After You by Jojo Moyes

9. The Heart Goes Last by Margaret Atwood

10. Two Years Eight Months and Twenty-Eight Nights by Salman

Nonfiction

1. The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up by Marie Kondo

2. Big Magic by Elizabeth Gilbert

3. Between the World and Me by Ta-Nehisi Coates

4. Why Not Me? by Mindy Kaling

5. Killing Reagan by Bill O’Reilly

6. Furiously Happy by Jenny Lawson

7. Being Mortal by Atul Gawande

8. The Wright Brothers by David McCullough

9. Modern Romance by Aziz Ansari

10. My Kitchen Year: 136 Recipes That Saved My Life by Ruth Reichl

Comments

Business

County begins accepting restaurant grant applications

Crime

Blotter: Salisbury man charged with nine more felony sex offenses

Nation/World

Biden team readies wider economic package after virus relief

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Spacewalking astronauts prep station for new solar wings

Nation/World

Cuomo sorry for remarks aide ‘misinterpreted’ as harassment

Nation/World

Trump calls for GOP unity, repeats lies about election loss

Education

Rowan County administers 700 vaccines, with majority going to local educators

Crime

Shoplifting at Walmart presents challenge for Salisbury police

Local

Commissioners will hear details about changes to solar energy policies

Business

After overcoming obstacles, local barber Daniel King earns registered status

Lifestyle

39th annual K12 student exhibitions go virtual

Business

Biz Roundup: Chamber of Commerce to host ‘Salute to Agri-Business’ at March Power in Partnership

Local

Local legislators back bills ranging from new restrictions on sex offenders to Holocaust education

News

After surviving COVID-19 scare, Lois Willard set to celebrate 100th birthday

High School

Carson rolls over South 41-0 as about 600 allowed in to see season opener for both

Education

East Spencer after-school program looks toward opening, nonprofit status

Lifestyle

Frank Ramsey inducted into the NC Military Veterans Hall of Fame

College

Livingstone’s Stoutamire inducted into 2021 CIAA Hall of Fame

Nation/World

J&J’s 1-dose shot cleared, giving US 3rd COVID-19 vaccine

Coronavirus

13 deaths reported in Rowan, county stresses need to receive second dose

Coronavirus

10% of Rowan residents receive first dose; eight COVID-19 deaths reported this week

News

North Carolina State Highway Patrol commander to retire

Education

UNC School of the Arts may go for online learning due to COVID-19 spread

Coronavirus

Greensboro site to administer 3,000 daily vaccine doses starting March 10