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Best-selling books in St. Louis for the week ending October 23

Oct 29, 2011

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 October 23:


  1. The Outlaw Album by Daniel Woodrell
  2. At-Risk by Amina Gautier
  3. Finally a Locally Produced Guidebook to St. Louis by and for St. Louisans: Neighborhood by Neighborhood by Amanda Doyle
  4. The Help by Kathryn Stockett
  5. Boomerang by Michael Lewis
  6. Damned by Chuck Palahniuk
  7. A Level Playing Field: African American Athletes and the Republic of Sports by Gerald Early
  8. The Marriage Plot by Jeffrey Eugenides
  9. Mom Inc by Danielle Smith and Aliza Sherman
  10. Go the F* to Sleep by Adam Mansbach

Children/Young Adult:

  1. Heroes of Olympus: Son of Neptune by Rick Riordan
  2. Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children by Ransom Riggs
  3. The Power of Six by Pittacus Lore
  4. The Hunger Games by Suzanne Collins
  5. First Kill by Heather Brewer
  6. Floyd and the Future Frog by Paul Cook
  7. Spaceheadz by Jon Scieszka
  8. Divergent by Veronica Roth
  9. Cars Lets Cruise Collection by Disney/Pixar
  10. Rich by Nikki Grimes