Best-selling books in St. Louis for the week ending May 20

May 25, 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 20:


  1. Most Talkative by Andy Cohen
  2. Fifty Shades of Grey by EL James
  3. Summer of '68 by Tim Wendel
  4. Fifty Shades Darker by EL James
  5. Fifty Shades Freed by EL James
  6. In the Garden of Beasts by Erik Larsen
  7. Bossypants by Tina Fey
  8. Killer Stuff and Tons of Money by Maureen Stanton
  9. Guerrillas in Civil War Missouri by James Erwin
  10. Stolen Prey by John Sandford

Children/Young Adult:

  1. Mockingjay by Suzanne Collins
  2. Catching Fire by Suzanne Collins
  3. Hunger Games by Suzanne Collins
  4. Summer of the Gypsy Moths by Sara Pennypacker
  5. Katana by Cole Gibson
  6. Where Things Come Back by John Corey Whaley
  7. Five Flavors of Dumb by Antony John
  8. Great Cake Mystery by Alexander McCall Smith
  9. Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Do-It-Yourself Book by Jeff Kinney
  10. I Want My Hat Back by Jon Klassen