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Bestsellers (2-14-16)

Rowan bestsellers

Literary Bookpost

1. For the Love, by Jen Hatmaker.

2. Stones from the River, by Ursula Hegi.

3. My Name is Lucy Barton, by Elizabeth Strout.

4. When Breath Becomes Air, by Paul Kalanithi.

5. American Housewife, by Helen Ellis.

6. Fates and Furies, by Lauren Groff.

7. The Readers of Broken Wheel Recommend, by Katarina Bivald.

8. Mr. Splitfoot, by Samanatha Hunt.

9. Dictator, by Robert Harris.

10. The Road to Little Dribbling, by Bill Bryson.

Indiebound bestsellers

Fiction

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

2. My Name is Lucy Barton, by Elizabeth Strout.

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

4. The Nightingale, by Kristin Hannah.

5. The Swans of Fifth Avenue, by Melanie Benjamin.

6. Fates and Furies, by Lauren Groff.

7. Rogue Lawyer, by John Grisham.

8. All the Birds in the Sky, by Charlie Jane Anders.

9. The Queen of the Night, by Alexander Chee.

10. Felicity, by Mary Oliver.

Nonfiction

1. When Breath Becomes Air, by Paul Kalanithi.

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

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

4. The Road to Little Dribbling, by Bill Bryson.

5. Spark Joy, by Marie Kondo.

6. Dark Money, by Jane Mayer.

7. Gratitude, by Oliver Sachs.

8. Being Mortal, by Atul Gawande.

9. Originals: How Non-Conformists Move the World, by Adam M Grant.

10. H is for Hawk, by Helen MacDonald.

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