Traverse City Record-Eagle

May 12, 2013

Best Sellers: 05/12/2013


Traverse City Record-Eagle

---- — Northwest Michigan

Hardcover fiction

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

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

3. “Poems to Learn by Heart” edited by Caroline Kennedy, Disney Press, $19.99

Paperback fiction

1. “Good American” by Alex George, Berkley, $16

2. “Scrapbook of my Revolution” by Amy Lunn Spitzley

3. “Broken Harbor” by Tana French, Penguin Books, $16

Hardcover nonfiction

1. “Cooked” by Michael Pollan, Penguin, $27.95

2. “Grand Traverse: The Civil War Era” by John C. Mitchell, Suttons Bay Publications, $24.95

3. “Clean Gut” by Alejandro Junger, Harper One, $27.99

Paperback nonfiction

1. “America the Beautiful” by Ben Carson, M.D., Zondervan, $14.99

2. “Lots of Candles, Plenty of Cake” by Anna Quindlen, Random House, $15

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

— Horizon Books

National

Hardcover fiction

1. “The Burgess Boys” by Elizabeth Strout, Random House, $26

2 “Life After Life” by Kate Atkinson, Reagan Arthur Books, $27.99

3. Maya’s Notebook” by Isabel Allende, Harper, $27.99

Paperback fiction

1. “The Great Gatsby” by F. Scott Fitzgerald, Scribner, $15

2. “Beautiful Ruins” by Jess Walter, Harper Perennial, $15.99

3. “The Orphan Master’s Son” by Adam Johnson, Random House, $15

Hardcover nonfiction

1. “Let’s Explore Diabetes With Owls” by David Sedaris, Little Brown, $27

2. “Cooked: A Natural History of Transformation” by Michael Pollan, Penguin Press, $27.95

3. “Lean In” by Sheryl Sandberg, Knopf, $24.95

Paperback nonfiction

1. “Wild: From Lost to Found on the Pacific Crest Trail” by Cheryl Strayed, Vintage, $15.95

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

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

— American Booksellers Association