Best-selling books in St. Louis for the week ending May 15

May 22, 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 May 15:

  1. Stan Musial: An American Life- George Vecsey
  2. Girl in Translation -- Jean Kwok
  3. The Help - Kathryn Stockett
  4. The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks-- Rebecca Skloot
  5. In the Garden of Beasts-- Erik Larson
  6. Caleb's Crossing--Geraldine Brooks
  7. Bossypants - Tina Fey
  8. A Visit from the Goon Squad-- Jennifer Egan
  9. I'll Never Get Out of This Town Alive -- Steve Earle
  10. Make, Take, Murder--- Joanna Slan


  1. Hunger Games-Suzanne Collins
  2. Moon Over Manifest -- Claire Vanderpool
  3. The Name of This Book Is Secret -- Pseudonymous Bosch
  4. The Kane Chronicles: The Throne of Fire-- Rick Riordan
  5. Little Brother -- Cory Doctorow
  6. You Are My Little Cupcake -- Amy Sklansky
  7. Library Lion -- Michelle Knudsen
  8. The Rainbow Fairies -- Daisy Meadows
  9. Gollywhopper Games -- Jody Feldman
  10. Divergent -- Veronica Roth