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Bestsellers (2-12-17)

Rowan Bestsellers

South Main Book Co.

1. 1984, by George Orwell.

2. Hidden Figures, by Margot Lee Shetterly.

3. The Glass Universe, by Dava Sobel.

4. The Diary of a Young Girl, by Anne Frank.

5. The Vegetarian, by Han Kang.

6. The Moor’s Account, by Lalai Lalami.

7. Milk & Honey, by Rupi Kaur.

8. Fahrenheit 451, by Ray Bradbury.

9. How to Love, by Thich Nhat Hanh.

10. Anne Frank Remembered, by Miep Gies.

Indiebound bestsellers

Fiction

1. The Underground Railroad, by Colson Whitehead.

2. Commonwealth, by Ann Patchett.

3. A Gentleman in Moscow, by Amor Towles.

4. 4 3 2 1, by Paul Auster.

5. The Girl Before, by J.P. Delaney.

6. Difficult Women, by Roxane Gay.

7. Moonglow, by Michael Chabon.

8. The Whistler, by John Grisham.

9. Swing Time, by Zadie Smith.

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

Nonfiction

1. Hillbilly Elegy, by J.D. Vance.

2. The Hidden Life of Trees, by Peter Wohlleben.

3. The Undoing Project, by Michael Lewis.

4. The Book of Joy, by His Holiness the Dalai Lama and Archbishop Desmond Tutu with Douglas Abrams.

5. Born a Crime, by Trevor Noah.

6. Killing the Rising Sun, by Bill O’Reilly.

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

8. Three Days in January: Dwight Eisenhower’s Final Mission, by Bret Baier.

9. Tears We Cannot Stop: A Sermon to White America, by Michael Eric Dyson.

10. The Lost City of the Monkey God, by Douglas Preston.

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