The Top 3 of 2017

Listed below are {pages}' bestsellers for 2017 in each category

Adult Fiction Hard Cover:

1.  The Tea Girl of Hummingbird Lane

2.  Manhattan Beach

3.  Little Fires Everywhere

Non-Fiction Hard Cover:

1.  Unstoppable:  My Life So Far

2.  Barking to the Choir

3.  The Operator

Adult Fiction Paperback:

1.  The Handmaid's Tale

2.  The Decent Proposal

3.  A Man Called Ove

Non-Fiction Paperback:

1.  Kitchen Matters

2.  Cork Dork

3.  Unstoppable:  Harnessing Science to Change the World

Picture Books:

1.  Hug It Out

2.  The Adventures of Beekle

3.  The Great Puppy Invasion

Middle Grade:

1.  Jack and the Geniuses: In the Deep Blue Sea

2.  Jack and the Geniuses: At the Bottom of the World

3.  A Babysitter's Guide to Monster Hunting

YA:

1.  Turtles All the Way Down

2.  Ready Player One

3.  The Giver

The Tea Girl of Hummingbird Lane Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9781501154829
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Scribner Book Company - March 21st, 2017

A thrilling new novel from #1 New York Times bestselling author Lisa See explores the lives of a Chinese mother and her daughter who has been adopted by an American couple.


Manhattan Beach Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9781476716732
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Scribner Book Company - October 3rd, 2017

* New York Times Bestseller
* A San Francisco Chronicle Top 10 Book of the Year
* A New York Times Notable Book and a Washington Post Notable Fiction Book of 2017
* A Time magazine and USA Today Top 10 Novel of 2017
* Winner of the Booklist Top of the List for Fiction


Staff Pick Logo
Little Fires Everywhere Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780735224292
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Penguin Press - September 12th, 2017

The runaway New York Times bestseller


Unstoppable: My Life So Far Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780374279790
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Sarah Crichton Books/Farrar Straus and Giroux - September 12th, 2017

*One of The Boston Globe's Best Books of 2017*

From Maria Sharapova, one of our fiercest female athletes, the captivating--and candid--story of her rise from nowhere to tennis stardom, and the unending fight to stay on top.


Barking to the Choir: The Power of Radical Kinship Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9781476726151
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Simon & Schuster - November 14th, 2017

"This is a beautiful and important and soul-transporting book. . . . Please read it." --Elizabeth Gilbert

"If you're in the market for genuine inspiration, I urge you to read Barking to the Choir." --Ann Patchett


The Operator: Firing the Shots That Killed Osama Bin Laden and My Years as a Seal Team Warrior Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9781501145032
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Scribner Book Company - April 25th, 2017

New York Times Bestseller


The Handmaid's Tale Cover Image
$15.95
ISBN: 9780385490818
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Anchor Books - March 13th, 1998

From the bestselling author of Alias Grace and the MaddAddam trilogy, here is the #1 New York Times bestseller and seminal work of speculative fiction from the Booker Prize-winning author.

Now a Hulu series starring Elizabeth Moss, Samira Wiley, and Joseph Fiennes. Includes a new introduction by Margaret Atwood.


Staff Pick Logo
The Decent Proposal Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9780062391599
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Harper Paperbacks - April 4th, 2017

An addictively readable debut romantic comedy, drama, and mystery rolled into one, about two very different strangers whose lives become intertwined when they receive an unusual proposition. This is a funny, tender, and enchanting story about love, attraction, and friendship: Jane Austen in Los Angeles.


A Man Called Ove Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781476738024
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Washington Square Press - May 5th, 2015

Read the New York Times bestseller that has taken the world by storm


Staff Pick Logo
Kitchen Matters: More Than 100 Recipes and Tips to Transform the Way You Cook and Eat--Wholesome, Nourishing, Unforgettable Cover Image
$22.99
ISBN: 9780738219240
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Da Capo Lifelong Books - June 13th, 2017

Pamela Salzman shares a simple but powerful mantra with the students who attend her famed cooking classes: Eat well, live well, be well. Now, in Kitchen Matters, she shares the recipes that have won the praise of Nicole Richie, Rashida Jones, Audrina Patridge, and other mega-fans.


Cork Dork: A Wine-Fueled Adventure Among the Obsessive Sommeliers, Big Bottle Hunters, and Rogue Scientists Who Taught Me to Live Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780143128090
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Penguin Books - March 28th, 2017

INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER
ONE OF THE NEW YORK TIMES CRITICS' TOP BOOKS OF 2017

Named a Best Book of 2017 by NPR, Fortune, Smithsonian, Bustle, Minneapolis Star-Tribune, Booklist, and more


Unstoppable: Harnessing Science to Change the World Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781250109446
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: St. Martin's Griffin - October 18th, 2016

Just as World War II called an earlier generation to greatness, so the climate crisis is calling today's rising youth to action: to create a better future.


Hug It Out! Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780374303143
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Farrar, Straus and Giroux (Byr) - January 3rd, 2017

A fresh, funny take on sibling rivalry and conflict resolution, as two sparring siblings are forced to "hug it out."


The Adventures of Beekle: The Unimaginary Friend Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780316199988
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - April 8th, 2014

Winner of the Caldecott Medal
This magical story begins on an island far away where an imaginary friend is born. He patiently waits his turn to be chosen by a real child, but when he is overlooked time and again, he sets off on an incredible journey to the bustling city, where he finally meets his perfect match and-at long last-is given his special name: Beekle.


The Great Puppy Invasion Cover Image
By Alastair Heim, Kim Smith (Illustrator)
$16.99
ISBN: 9780544999176
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Clarion Books - October 3rd, 2017

What's a town to do when not one, not two, but hundreds of adorable, wriggling puppies invade?

This is especially a problem in Strictville, where no one has ever seen puppies before. And where there are rules against such things. In fact, cuteness of any kind is considered downright criminal.


In the Deep Blue Sea: Jack and the Geniuses Book #2 Cover Image
$13.99
ISBN: 9781419725524
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Amulet Books - September 12th, 2017

New York Times-bestselling authors Bill Nye the Science Guy and Gregory Mone take middle-grade readers on a scientific adventure in Book 2 of the exciting new Jack and the Geniuses series.

The series combines real-world science along with a mysterious adventure that will leave kids guessing until the end, making the books ideal for STEM education.


Jack and the Geniuses: At the Bottom of the World Cover Image
$13.95
ISBN: 9781419723032
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Amulet Books - April 4th, 2017

New York Times bestselling authors Bill Nye the Science Guy and Gregory Mone take middle-grade readers on a scientific adventure in the launch of an exciting new chapter book series, Jack and the Geniuses.


A Babysitter's Guide to Monster Hunting #1 Cover Image
By Joe Ballarini, Vivienne To (Illustrator)
$13.99
ISBN: 9780062437839
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Katherine Tegen Books - June 20th, 2017

The Last Kids on Earth meets Goosebumps in this hilarious new series about a secret society of babysitters who protect kids from the monsters that really do live under their beds


Turtles All the Way Down Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9780525555360
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Dutton Books for Young Readers - October 10th, 2017

"Wrenching and revelatory," #1 bestseller Turtles All the Way Down is a widely acclaimed best book of the year


Staff Pick Logo
Ready Player One Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780307887443
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Broadway Books - June 5th, 2012

The bestselling cult classic--soon to be a major motion picture directed by Steven Spielberg.


Staff Pick Logo
The Giver Cover Image
$8.99
ISBN: 9780544336261
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Houghton Mifflin - July 1st, 2014

The Giver, the 1994 Newbery Medal winner, has become one of the most influential novels of our time. The haunting story centers on twelve-year-old Jonas, who lives in a seemingly ideal, if colorless, world of conformity and contentment. Not until he is given his life assignment as the Receiver of Memory does he begin to understand the dark, complex secrets behind his fragile community.