Best-selling books in St. Louis for the week ending August 28 | St. Louis Public Radio

Best-selling books in St. Louis for the week ending August 28

Sep 2, 2011

Below is the top-ten list of the St. Louis region's best-selling adult and children's books. The list is compiled by the St. Louis Independent Bookstore Alliance.

For the week ending August 28:


  1. Heart and the Fist: The Education of a Humanitarian, the Making of a Navy Seal by Eric Greitens
  2. Little Black Dress by Susan McBride
  3. The Help by Kathryn Stockett
  4. Go the F* to Sleep by Adam Mansbach
  5. Cougar Club by Susan McBride
  6. Heaven Is for Real: A Little Boy's Astounding Story of His Trip to Heaven and Back by Todd Burpo
  7. Light Bringer by Chris DiGiuseppe and Mike Force
  8. Clash of Kings by George RR Martin
  9. Noir at the Bar edited by Jedidiah Ayres and Scott Phillips
  10. But for the Grace of God: An Autobiography of an Aviator and Astronaut by William Reid Pogue


  1. Mockingjay by Suzanne Collins
  2. The Power of Six by Pittacus Lore
  3. If You Take a Mouse to School by Laura Numeroff
  4. The Wimpy Kid Do-It-Yourself Book by Jeff Kinney
  5. Hunger Games by Suzanne Collins
  6. Love you Forever by Robert Munsch
  7. Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children by Ransom Riggs
  8. Three Pigs in Business School by Matthew S. Field
  9. Ten Little Fingers Ten Little Toes by Mem Fox
  10. Nightshade by Andrea Cremer