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

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Hardcover Fiction
Calico Joe
John Grisham

The Limpop Academy of Private Detection
Alexander McCall Smith

The Wind Through the Keyhole
Stephen King

Sacre Bleu
Christopher Moore

Plague Fatale
Philip Kerr 

Hardcover Nonfiction
City of Scoundrels
Gary Krist

Are You My Mother?
Alison Bechdel 

Johan Lehrer 

Rachel Maddow

Leonard Mlodinow 

Paperback Fiction
Fifty Shades of Grey
E L James

Fifty Shaes Darker
E L James

Fifty Shades Freed
E L James 

The Buddha in the Attic
Julie Otsuka

The Art of Fielding
Chad Harbach

Paperback Non-fiction
Unlikely Friendships
Jennifer Holland

Area 51
Annie Jacobsen

Noam Chomsky

This is a Book
Demetri Martin

To End All Wars
Adam Hochschild

Young Adult and Children’s Books
The Hunger Games
Suzanne Collins

Suzanne Collins

Catching Fire
Suzanne Collins

Extraordinary Education of Nicholas Benedict
Trenton Lee Stewart 

Ducklling Gets a Cookie
Mo Willems 

Lake Theatre’s top attended movies of the weekend







1. The Five Year Engagement







2. The Pirates: Band of Misfits







3. Chimpanzee







4. The Hunger Games







5. The Lucky One







6. The Three Stooges







7. Bully

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