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Bestsellers (9-30-18)

Rowan bestsellers

South Main Book Co.

1. Fear, by Bob Woodward.

2. Educated, by Tara Westover.

3. Where the Crawdads Sing, by Delia Owens.

4. Accessories to War, by Avis Lang and Neil DeGrasse Tyson.

5. Erebus, by Michael Palin.

6. Dreamers, by Yuyi Morales.

7. Astrophysics for People in a Hurry, by Neil DeGrasse Tyson.

8. Small Fry, by Lisa Brennan-Jobs.

9. The Good Neighbor, by Maxwell King.

10. Circe, by Madeline Miller.

Indiebound bestsellers

Fiction

1. Lethal White, by Robert Galbraith.

2. There There, by Tommy Orange.

3. A Gentleman in Moscow, by Amor Towles.

4. Where the Crawdads Sing, by Delia Owens.

5. Time’s Convert, by Deborah Harkness.

6. Little Fires Everywhere, by Celeste Ng.

7. Sea Prayer, by Khaled Hosseini.

8. The Fall of Gondolin, by J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.).

9. Juror #3, by James Patterson, Nancy Allen.

 

10. Circe, by Madeline Miller.

Nonfiction

1. Fear: Trump in the White House, by Bob Woodward.

2. In Pieces, by Sally Field.

3. Leadership: In Turbulent Times, by Doris Kearns Goodwin.

4. These Truths: A History of the United States, by Jill Lepore.

5. Educated, by Tara Westover.

6. The Subtle Art of Not Giving a F*ck, by Mark Manson.

7. Astrophysics for People in a Hurry, by Neil DeGrasse Tyson.

8. 21 Lessons for the 21st Century, by Yuval Noah Harari.

9. Calypso, by David Sedaris.

10.  Unfu*k Yourself, by Gary John Bishop.

 

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