Traverse City Record-Eagle

Northern Living

September 2, 2012

Bestsellers list: 09/02/2012

Northwest Michigan Hardcover fiction

1. "Chickadees at Night" by Bill Smith, Sleepytime Press, $18.95

2. "Gone Girl" by Gillian Flynn, Crown, $25

3. "Red Jacket" by Joseph Heywood, Lyons Press, $24.95

Paperback fiction

1. "Story of Beautiful Girl" by Rachael Simon, Grand Central Publishing, $12

2. "Cruelest Month" by Aaron Stander, CreateSpace, $15.95

3. "Rules of Civility" by Amor Towles, Penguin, $16

Hardcover nonfiction

1. "Grand Traverse the Civil War Era" by John Mitchell, Suttons Bay Publication, $24.95

2. "The Man Who Planted Trees" by Jim Robbins, Spiegel & Grau, $25

3. "Heart of a Priest" by Paul LaPorte, Mission Communications, $29.95

Paperback nonfiction

1. "It's OK Not to Share" by Heather Shumaker, Tarcher, $15.95

2. "Search for the Westmoreland" by Ross Richardson, Arbutus Press, $19.95

3. "Pub Theology" by Bryan Berghoef, Cascade Books, $18

-- Compiled by Horizon Books

National Hardcover fiction

1. "Gone Girl" by Gillian Flynn, Crown, $25

2. "Where'd You Go, Bernadette" by Maria Semple, Little Brown, $25.99

3. "A Dance With Dragons" by George R.R. Martin, Bantam, $35

Paperback fiction

1. "Fifty Shades of Grey" by E.L. James, Vintage, $15.95

2. "Fifty Shades Darker" by E.L. James, Vintage, $15.95

3. "Fifty Shades Freed" by E.L. James, Vintage, $15.95

Hardcover nonfiction

1. "Wild" by Cheryl Strayed, Knopf, $25.95

2. "Unbroken" by Laura Hillenbrand, Random House, $27

3. "Dearie" by Bob Spitz, Knopf, $29.95

Paperback nonfiction

1. "In the Garden of Beasts" by Erik Larson, Broadway, $16

2. "How to Be a Woman" by Caitlin Moran, Harper Perennial, $15.99

3. "Bossypants" by Tina Fey, Reagan Arthur Books, $15.99

-- American Booksellers Association

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