Bestsellers and box office hits in Oak Park

Share on Facebook
Share on Twitter

By Evan O'Brien

Content Manager

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

For more on the local book scene, check out Helen Kossler's books blog at

Hardcover Fiction
Believing the Lie
Elizabeth George

The Paris Wife
Paula McLain

The Sense of an Ending
Julian Barnes

Death Comes to Pemberley
P.D. James

State of Wonder
Ann Patchett

Hardcover Nonfiction
Laura Hillenbrand

The Alzheimer's Prevention Program
Gary Small

Life Sentences
William Gass

The Obamas
Jodi Kantor

In the Garden of Beasts
Erik Larson

Paperback Fiction
The Tiger's Wife
Tea Obrecht

Extremely Loud & Incredibly Close
Jonathan Safran Foer

A Clash of Kings
George R.R. Martin

Jo Nesbo

Madame Tussaud
Michelle Moran

Paperback Nonfiction
Tina Fey

The Social Animal
David Brooks

MWF Seeking BFF
Rachel Bertsche

Twelve Steps to a Compassionate Life
Karen Armstrong

Kurt Vonnegut: The Last Interview & Other Conversations
Kurt Vonnegut

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

Suzanne Collins

Cabin Fever
Jeff Kinney

Adventures of Tintin Volume 1

The Fault in Our Stars
John Green

Love the Journal?

Become our partner in independent community journalism

Thanks for turning to Wednesday Journal and We love our thousands of digital-only readers. Now though we're asking you to partner up in paying for our reporters and photographers who report this news. It had to happen, right?

On the plus side, we're giving you a simple way, and a better reason, to join in. We're now a non-profit -- Growing Community Media -- so your donation is tax deductible. And signing up for a monthly donation, or making a one-time donation, is fast and easy.

No threats from us. The news will be here. No paywalls or article countdowns. We're counting on an exquisite mix of civic enlightenment and mild shaming. Sort of like public radio.

Claim your bragging rights. Become a digital member.

Donate Now

Reader Comments

No Comments - Add Your Comment

Note: This page requires you to login with Facebook to comment.

Comment Policy

Facebook Connect

Answer Book 2019

To view the full print edition of the Wednesday Journal 2019 Answer Book, please click here.

Quick Links

Sign-up to get the latest news updates for Oak Park and River Forest.

MultimediaContact us
Submit Letter To The Editor
Place a Classified Ad

Latest Comments