Traverse City Record-Eagle

February 17, 2013

Best Sellers: 02/17/2013

— Northwest Michigan

Hardcover fiction

1. “The River Swimmer” by Jim Harrison, Grove Press, $25

2. “Chickadees at Night” by Bill Smith, Sleepytime Press, $18.95

3. “Gone Girl” by Gillian Flynn, Crown Publishing, $25

Paperback fiction

1. “The Beginner’s Goodbye” by Anne Tyler, Ballantine Books, $15

2. “Fate of Mercy Alban” by Wendy Webb, Hyperion, $15.99

3. “Story of Beautiful Girl” by Rachael Simon, Grand Central Publishing, $12

Hardcover nonfiction

1. “Turn Here Sweet Corn” by Atina Diffley, University of Minnesota Press, $24.95

2. “Future Six Drivers of Global Change” by Al Gore, Random House, $30

3. “Help, Thanks, Wow” by Anne Lamott, Riverhead Berkley, $17.95

Paperback nonfiction

1. “American Sniper” by Chris Kyle, William Morrow, $9.99

2. “Proof of Heaven” by Eben Alexander, M.D., Simon & Schuster, $15.99

3. “Five Love Languages” by Gary Chapman, Northfield Publishing, $14.99

— Horizon Books


Hardcover fiction

1. “Tenth of December: Stories” by George Saunders, Random House, $26

2. “Gone Girl” by Gillian Flynn, Crown, $25

3. “The Round House” by Louise Erdich, Harper, $27.99

Paperback fiction

1. “The Paris Wife” by Paula McLain, Ballantine, $15

2. “Death Comes to Pemberley” by P.D. James, Vintage, $15

3. “Canada” by Richard Ford, Ecco Press, $15.99

Hardcover nonfiction

1. “My Beloved World” by Sonia Sotomayor, Knopf, $27.95

2. “I Could Pee on This” by Francesco Marciuliano, Chronicle, $12.95

3. “Help, Thanks, Wow” by Anne Lamott, Riverhead, $17.95

Paperback nonfiction

1. “Proof of Heaven: A Neurosurgeon’s Journey Into the Afterlife” by Eben Alexander, M.D., S&S, $15.99

2. “Quiet: The Power of Introverts in a World That Can’t Stop Talking” by Susan Cain, Broadway, $16

3. “In the Garden of Beasts” by Erik Larson, Broadway, $16

— American Booksellers Association