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Bestsellers

Rowan bestsellers

Literary Bookpost

1. So Brave, Young and Handsome, by Leif Enger.

2. Salisbury, by Larry Neal.

3. The Architecture of Rowan County, by David Foard Hood.

4. Go Set a Watchman, by Harper Lee.

5. Polar Express 30th Anniversary Edition, by Chris Van Allsburg.

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

7. Monkeys, by Susan Minot.

8. Rogue Lawyer, by John Grisham.

9. The Murder House, by James Patterson.

10. Felicity, by Mary Oliver.

Indiebound bestsellers

Fiction

1. Rogue Lawyer, by John Grisham.

2. All the Light We Cannot See, by Anthony Doerr.

3. Career of Evil, by J.K. Rowling writing as Robert Galbraith.

4. Slade House, by David Mitchell.

5. Fates and Furies, by Lauren Groff.

6. The Girl on the Train, by Paula Hawkins.

7. See Meby Nicholas Sparks.

8. A Banquet of Consequences, by Elizabeth George.

9. Felicity, by Mary Oliver.

10. Welcome to Night Vale, by Joseph Fink.

Nonfiction

1. M Train, by Patti Smith.

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

3. The Witches, by Stacy Schiff.

4. Between the World and Me, by Ta-Nehisi Coates.

5. Killing Reagan, by Bill O’Reilly.

6. My Life on the Road, by Gloria Steinem.

7. Big Magic, by Elizabeth Gilbert.

8. Notorious RBG, by Irin Carmon.

9. Being Mortal, by Atul Gawande.

10. Brave Enough, by Cheryl Strayed.

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