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 7:
1. The Help by Kathryn Stockett
2. Room by Emma Donoghue
3. Stolen Life by Jaycee Dugard
4. Go the F**K to Sleep by Adam Mansbach
5. Noir at the Bar edited by Jedidiah Ayers and Scott Phillips
6. State of Wonder by Ann Patchett