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Best-selling books in St. Louis for the week ending January 15

Below is the top-ten list of the St. Louis region's best-selling adult and children's books, according to the St. Louis Independent Bookstore Alliance.

For the week ending January 15:


  1. Finally a Guidebook to St. Louis by Amanda Doyle
  2. Steve Jobs by Walter Isaacson
  3. Goodnight iPad by Ann Droyd
  4. Go the F* to Sleep by Adam Mansbach
  5. Girl Who Played with Fire by Stieg Larson
  6. 11/22/63 by Stephen King
  7. Storm Damage by Ed Kovacs
  8. Lunatics by Dave Barry and Alan Zweibel
  9. Discovery of Witches by Deborah Harkness
  10. The Art of Fielding by Chad Harbach

Children/Young Adult:

  1. The Fault in Our Stars by John Green
  2. Hunger Games by Suzanne Collins
  3. Invention of Hugo Cabret by Brian Selznick
  4. Mockingjay by Suzanne Collins
  5. The Book Thief by Marcus Zusak
  6. Catching Fire by Suzanne Collins
  7. Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children by Ransom Riggs
  8. I Just Forgot by Mercer Mayer
  9. Legend by Marie Lu
  10. Goodnight, Goodnight Construction Site by Tom Lichtenheld
As the Director of Marketing & Digital Media for St. Louis Public Radio, Madalyn Painter works to move audiences to deeper levels of loyalty to our service to the community. She and her team provide targeted marketing, business intelligence, and visual design and support the station’s digital products and strategy.