Regional Bestsellers

 

The bestselling titles in the Reading the West region, for the week ended Sunday, May 8, 2022, based on reporting from the bookstores in the Mountains & Plains Independent Booksellers Association.

Hardcover Fiction

#1 Time Is a Mother
By Ocean Vuong (Penguin Press)
Price: $24 / Get the Book

#2 Sea of Tranquility
By Emily St. John Mandel (Knopf)
Price: $25 / Get the Book

#3 The Midnight Library
By Matt Haig (Viking)
Price: $26 / Get the Book

#4 The Candy House
By Jennifer Egan (Scribner)
Price: $28 / Get the Book

#5 Lessons in Chemistry
By Bonnie Garmus (Doubleday)
Price: $29 / Get the Book

#6 When Women Were Dragons
By Kelly Barnhill (Doubleday)
Price: $28 / Get the Book

#7 The Diamond Eye
By Kate Quinn (Morrow)
Price: $27.99 / Get the Book

#8 Book of Night
By Holly Black (Tor)
Price: $27.99 / Get the Book

#9 Run, Rose, Run
By James Patterson, Dolly Parton (Little, Brown)
Price: $30 / Get the Book

#10 Trust
By Hernan Diaz (Riverhead Books)
Price: $28 / Get the Book

#11 The Lincoln Highway
By Amor Towles (Viking)
Price: $30 / Get the Book

#12 One Italian Summer
By Rebecca Serle (Atria)
Price: $27 / Get the Book

#13 City on Fire
By Don Winslow (Morrow)
Price: $28.99 / Get the Book

#14 Cloud Cuckoo Land
By Anthony Doerr (Scribner)
Price: $30 / Get the Book

#15 Remarkably Bright Creatures
By Shelby Van Pelt (Ecco)
Price: $27.99 / Get the Book

Hardcover Nonfiction

#1 Atlas of the Heart: Mapping Meaningful Connection and the Language of Human Experience
By Brené Brown (Random House)
Price: $30 / Get the Book

#2 Crying in H Mart: A Memoir
By Michelle Zauner (Knopf)
Price: $26.95 / Get the Book

#3 The Boy, the Mole, the Fox and the Horse
By Charlie Mackesy (HarperOne)
Price: $22.99 / Get the Book

#4 Half Baked Harvest Every Day: Recipes for Balanced, Flexible, Feel-Good Meals
By Tieghan Gerard (Clarkson Potter)
Price: $29.99 / Get the Book

#5 Mi Cocina: Recipes and Rapture from My Kitchen in México
By Rick Martínez (Clarkson Potter)
Price: $35 / Get the Book

#6 The Complete Maus: A Survivor's Tale
By Art Spiegelman (Pantheon)
Price: $35 / Get the Book

#7 Atomic Habits: An Easy & Proven Way to Build Good Habits & Break Bad Ones
By James Clear (Avery)
Price: $27 / Get the Book

#8 This Will Not Pass: Trump, Biden, and the Battle for America's Future
By Jonathan Martin, Alexander Burns (Simon & Schuster)
Price: $29.99 / Get the Book

#9 Finding Me: A Memoir
By Viola Davis (HarperOne)
Price: $28.99 / Get the Book

#10 Freezing Order: A True Story of Money Laundering, Murder, and Surviving Vladimir Putin's Wrath
By Bill Browder (Simon & Schuster)
Price: $28.99 / Get the Book

#11 Nowhere for Very Long: The Unexpected Road to an Unconventional Life
By Brianna Madia (HarperOne)
Price: $26.99 / Get the Book

#12 Welcome to the Universe in 3D: A Visual Tour
By Neil Degrasse Tyson, Michael A. Strauss, J. Richard Gott, Robert J. Vanderbei (Princeton University Press)
Price: $24.95 / Get the Book

#13 How to Tell a Story: The Essential Guide to Memorable Storytelling from The Moth
By The Moth, Meg Bowles, Catherine Burns, Jenifer Hixson, Sarah Austin Jenness, Kate Tellers (Crown)
Price: $28 / Get the Book

#14 Bittersweet: How Sorrow and Longing Make Us Whole
By Susan Cain (Crown)
Price: $28 / Get the Book

#15 Taste: My Life Through Food
By Stanley Tucci (Gallery Books)
Price: $28 / Get the Book

Trade Paperback Fiction

#1 Book Lovers
By Emily Henry (Berkley)
Price: $17 / Get the Book

#2 The Seven Husbands of Evelyn Hugo
By Taylor Jenkins Reid (Washington Square Press)
Price: $17 / Get the Book

#3 The Song of Achilles
By Madeline Miller (Ecco)
Price: $16.99 / Get the Book

#4 Klara and the Sun
By Kazuo Ishiguro (Vintage)
Price: $16.95 / Get the Book

#5 Where the Crawdads Sing
By Delia Owens (Putnam)
Price: $18 / Get the Book

#6 On Earth We're Briefly Gorgeous
By Ocean Vuong (Penguin)
Price: $17 / Get the Book

#7 The Paper Palace
By Miranda Cowley Heller (Riverhead Books)
Price: $18 / Get the Book

#8 The House in the Cerulean Sea
By TJ Klune (Tor)
Price: $18.99 / Get the Book

#9 Circe
By Madeline Miller (Back Bay)
Price: $16.99 / Get the Book

#10 Oh William!
By Elizabeth Strout (Random House)
Price: $18 / Get the Book

#11 It Ends with Us
By Colleen Hoover (Atria)
Price: $16.99 / Get the Book

#12 The Book Woman's Daughter
By Kim Michele Richardson (Sourcebooks Landmark)
Price: $16.99 / Get the Book

#13 Verity
By Colleen Hoover (Grand Central)
Price: $16.99 / Get the Book

#14 The Paris Library
By Janet Skeslien Charles (Atria)
Price: $17.99 / Get the Book

#15 The Lost Apothecary
By Sarah Penner (Park Row)
Price: $17.99 / Get the Book

Trade Paperback Nonfiction

#1 Braiding Sweetgrass: Indigenous Wisdom, Scientific Knowledge, and the Teachings of Plants
By Robin Wall Kimmerer (Milkweed Editions)
Price: $20 / Get the Book

#2 The Body Keeps the Score: Brain, Mind, and Body in the Healing of Trauma
By Bessel van der Kolk, M.D. (Penguin)
Price: $19 / Get the Book

#3 All About Love: New Visions
By bell hooks (Morrow)
Price: $15.99 / Get the Book

#4 Tracing Time: Seasons of Rock Art on the Colorado Plateau
By Craig Childs (Torrey House Press)
Price: $18.95 / Get the Book

#5 The Four Agreements: A Practical Guide to Personal Freedom
By Don Miguel Ruiz (Amber-Allen)
Price: $12.95 / Get the Book

#6 Maus I: A Survivor's Tale
By Art Spiegelman (Pantheon)
Price: $16.95 / Get the Book

#7 The Splendid and the Vile: A Saga of Churchill, Family, and Defiance During the Blitz
By Erik Larson (Crown)
Price: $20 / Get the Book

#8 Between Two Kingdoms: A Memoir of a Life Interrupted
By Suleika Jaouad (Random House)
Price: $18 / Get the Book

#9 Educated: A Memoir
By Tara Westover (Random House)
Price: $18.99 / Get the Book

#10 The Emerald Mile: The Epic Story of the Fastest Ride in History Through the Heart of the Grand Canyon
By Kevin Fedarko (Scribner)
Price: $19.99 / Get the Book

#11 Talking to Strangers: What We Should Know about the People We Don't Know
By Malcolm Gladwell (Back Bay)
Price: $18.99 / Get the Book

#12 A Swim in a Pond in the Rain: In Which Four Russians Give a Master Class on Writing, Reading, and Life
By George Saunders (Random House)
Price: $18.99 / Get the Book

#13 Empire of the Summer Moon
By S.C. Gwynne (Scribner)
Price: $18 / Get the Book

#14 The Field Guide to Dumb Birds of the Whole Stupid World
By Matt Kracht (Chronicle Books)
Price: $15.95 / Get the Book

#15 Maus II: A Survivor's Tale: And Here My Troubles Began
By Art Spiegelman (Pantheon)
Price: $16.95 / Get the Book

Mass Market Paperbacks

#1 Dune
By Frank Herbert (Ace)
Price: $10.99 / Get the Book

#2 Mistborn: The Final Empire
By Brandon Sanderson (Tor)
Price: $9.99 / Get the Book

#3 Good Omens
By Neil Gaiman, Terry Pratchett (Morrow)
Price: $9.99 / Get the Book

#4 1984
By George Orwell (Signet)
Price: $9.99 / Get the Book

#5 The Name of the Wind
By Patrick Rothfuss (DAW)
Price: $10.99 / Get the Book

#6 Better Off Dead
By Lee Child, Andrew Child (Dell)
Price: $9.99 / Get the Book

#7 Warbreaker
By Brandon Sanderson (Tor)
Price: $9.99 / Get the Book

#8 The Way of Kings
By Brandon Sanderson (Tor)
Price: $9.99 / Get the Book

#9 American Gods
By Neil Gaiman (Morrow)
Price: $9.99 / Get the Book

#10 Dark Sky
By C.J. Box (Putnam)
Price: $9.99 / Get the Book

Children’s Illustrated

#1 Oh, the Places You'll Go!
By Dr. Seuss (Random House)
Price: $18.99 / Get the Book

#2 The Superpower Sisterhood
By Jenna Bush Hager, Barbara Pierce Bush, Cyndi Wojciechowski (Illus.) (Little, Brown Books for Young Readers)
Price: $18.99 / Get the Book

#3 Little Blue Truck
By Alice Schertle, Jill McElmurry (Illus.) (Clarion Books)
Price: $8.99 / Get the Book

#4 Goodnight Moon
By Margaret Wise Brown, Clement Hurd (Illus.) (Harper)
Price: $8.99 / Get the Book

#5 Where the Wild Things Are
By Maurice Sendak (Harper)
Price: $19.95 / Get the Book

#6 Good Night, Gorilla
By Peggy Rathmann (Putnam)
Price: $7.99 / Get the Book

#7 The Very Hungry Caterpillar
By Eric Carle (World of Eric Carle)
Price: $10.99 / Get the Book

#8 Pretty Perfect Kitty-Corn
By Shannon Hale, LeUyen Pham (Illus.) (Abrams)
Price: $18.99 / Get the Book

#9 Nana Loves You More
By Jimmy Fallon, Miguel Ordóñez (Illus.) (Feiwel & Friends)
Price: $17.99 / Get the Book

#10 Knight Owl
By Christopher Denise (Christy Ottaviano Books)
Price: $17.99 / Get the Book

Children’s Interest

#1 I Kissed Shara Wheeler
By Casey McQuiston (Wednesday Books)
Price: $19.99 / Get the Book

#2 Family of Liars
By E. Lockhart (Delacorte Press)
Price: $19.99 / Get the Book

#3 The Last Mapmaker
By Christina Soontornvat (Candlewick)
Price: $17.99 / Get the Book

#4 The Last Cuentista
By Donna Barba Higuera (Levine Querido)
Price: $18.99 / Get the Book

#5 Because of Winn-Dixie
By Kate DiCamillo (Candlewick)
Price: $8.99 / Get the Book

#6 A Magic Steeped in Poison (The Book of Tea #1)
By Judy I. Lin (Feiwel & Friends)
Price: $18.99 / Get the Book

#7 The Marvellers (Marvellerverse #1)
By Dhonielle Clayton, Khadijah Khatib (Illus.) (Henry Holt and Co. BYR)
Price: $16.99 / Get the Book

#8 I Must Betray You
By Ruta Sepetys (Philomel Books)
Price: $18.99 / Get the Book

#9 Bravely
By Maggie Stiefvater (Disney Press)
Price: $19.99 / Get the Book

#10 We Were Liars
By E. Lockhart (Ember)
Price: $10.99 / Get the Book

Children’s Series Titles

#1 Cat Kid Comic Club: On Purpose (Cat Kid Comic Club, #3)
By Dav Pilkey (Graphix)
Price: $12.99 / Get the Book

#2 Heartstopper: Volume 1: A Graphic Novel
By Alice Oseman (Graphix)
Price: $14.99 / Get the Book

#3 The Flames of Hope (Wings of Fire, Book 15)
By Tui T. Sutherland (Scholastic Press)
Price: $16.99 / Get the Book

#4 Scythe (Arc of a Scythe, Book 1)
By Neal Shusterman (Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers)
Price: $12.99 / Get the Book

#5 The Princess in Black
By Shannon Hale, Dean Hale, LeUyen Pham (Illus.) (Candlewick)
Price: $6.99 / Get the Book

#6 The Princess in Black and the Perfect Princess Party
By Shannon Hale, Dean Hale, LeUyen Pham (Illus.) (Candlewick)
Price: $6.99 / Get the Book

#7 The Lightning Thief (Percy Jackson & the Olympians, #1)
By Rick Riordan (Disney-Hyperion)
Price: $8.99 / Get the Book

#8 The Last Kids on Earth: Quint and Dirk's Hero Quest
By Max Brallier, Douglas Holgate (Illus.) (Viking Books for Young Readers)
Price: $14.99 / Get the Book

#9 Dinosaurs Before Dark (Magic Tree House, #1)
By Mary Pope Osborne, Sal Murdocca (Illus.) (Random House Books for Young Readers)
Price: $5.99 / Get the Book

#10 Pumpkin (Dumplin')
By Julie Murphy (Balzer + Bray)
Price: $17.99 / Get the Book