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Best-selling books in St. Louis for the week ending July 31

Main Street Books in St. Charles

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 July 31:


  1. Go the F* to Sleep by Adam Mansbach
  2. Cloris: My Autobiography by Cloris Leachman
  3. The Help by Kathryn Stockett
  4. Game of Thrones by George RR Martin
  5. Tinkers by Paul Harding
  6. Serial by John Lutz
  7. Amazing Journey by Felicia Garber
  8. Inverted Forest by Jon Dalton
  9. Ghost Story by Jim Butcher
  10. Room by Emma Donoghue

Children/Young Adult:

  1. Hunger Games by Susanne Collins
  2. Forever by Maggie Stiefvater
  3. Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children by Ransom Riggs
  4. Mockingjay by Susanne Collins
  5. Shiver by Maggie Stiefvater
  6. Thirteen Reasons Why by Jay Asher
  7. Cardinal's ABC by Brad M. Epstein
  8. Remarkable Animals: 1000 Amazing Amalgamations By Tony Meeuwissen
  9. Maze Runner by James Dashner
  10. Linger by Maggie Stiefvater


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