Best-selling books in St. Louis for the week ending May 13

May 18, 2012

Below is the top-ten list of the St. Louis region's best-selling adult and children's books, according to the St. Louis Independent Bookstore Alliance.

For the week ending May 13:


  1. Most Talkative by Andy Cohen
  2. Fifty Shades of Grey by E. L James
  3. You Have No Idea by Vanessa Williams
  4. We Can All Do Better by Bill Bradley  
  5. Starting and Closing by John Smoltz  
  6. Ready, Scrap, Shoot by Joanna Slan
  7. Bossypants by Tina Fey
  8. Fifty Shades Darker by E. L. James
  9. Slant of Light by Steve Wiegenstein
  10. Light Bringer by Chris DiGiuseppe and Mike Force

Children/Young Adult:

  1. Insurgent by Veronica Roth
  2. Hunger Games by Suzanne Collins
  3. Mockingjay by Suzanne Collins
  4. Oh The Places You'll Go! by Dr. Seuss
  5. The Serpent's Shadow by Rick Riordan
  6. Pete the Cat and His Four Groovy Buttons by Eric Litwin
  7. Because of Mr. Terupt by Rob Buyea
  8. Katana by Cole Gibson
  9. Sleeping Beauty by Little Golden Book
  10. Duckling Gets a Cookie!? by Mo Willems