The Book Table‘s bestsellers of the week for Hardcover Fiction, Hardcover Nonfiction, Paperback Fiction, Paperback Nonfiction and Young Adult and Children’s Books.

Hardcover Fiction
Karen Russell

Emma Donoghue

Girl Who Kicked the Hornet’s Nest
Stieg Larsson

While Mortals Sleep
Kurt Vonnegut

Kevin Brockmeier

Hardcover Nonfiction
How to Write a Sentence
Stanley Fish

Day of Honey
Annia Ciezadlo

Examined Lives
James Miller

Family Dinner
Laurie David

Spark: How Creativity Works
Julie Burstein

Paperback Fiction
Parrot & Olivier
Peter Carey

Cutting for Stone
Abraham Verghese

Tom Rachman

Too Much Happiness
Alice Munro

True Grit
Charles Portis

Paperback Nonfiction
Just Kids
Patti Smith

Po Bronson

Big Short
Michael Lewis

Alphabet Juice
Roy Blount, Jr.

Male Brain
Louann Brizendine

Young Adult and Children’s Books
When You Reach Me
Rebecca Stead

Victoria Kann

Moon Over Manifest
Clare Vanderpool

A Sick Day for Amos McGee
Philip Christian Stead

Lost Hero
Rick Riordan

Lake Theatre’s top attended movies of the weekend







1. Unknown







2. Gnomeo & Juliet 3D







3. I Am Number Four







4. The King’s Speech







5. Justin Bieber… Never Say Never 3D







6. Just Go With It







7. True Grit







8. The Fighter

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