Best-sellers from Watermark Books and Eighth Day Books (Oct. 23)

Watermark Books & Cafe


1. “Little Bot and Sparrow” by Jake Parker

2. “Two by Two” by Nicholas Sparks

3. “EveryDayCook” by Alton Brown

4. “Bring Me a Rock!” by Daniel Miyares

5. “Commonwealth” by Ann Patchett

New and notable

“Paris for One and Other Stories” by Jojo Moyes (Pamela Dorman Books, $25) – From the bestselling author of “Me Before You” comes a novella set in Paris and a collection of short stories that are quintessential Moyes.

“Young Frankenstein” by Mel Brooks (Black Dog & Leventhal, $29.99) – Mel Brooks tells all about the players, the filming and studio antics during the production of this great comedy classic. For a limited time, Watermark will have free T-shirts for those who purchase a copy of “Young Frankenstein.”

Eighth Day Books


1. “The Brothers Karamazov” by Fyodor Dostoevsky

2. “1984” by George Orwell

3. “Life Under Compulsion: Ten Ways to Destroy the Humanity of Your Child” by Anthony Esolen

4. “Reclaiming the Atonement: An Orthodox Theology of Redemption” by Patrick Henry Reardon

5 “Leisure: The Basis of Culture” by Josef Pieper

New and noteworthy:

“A Deeper Vision: The Catholic Intellectual Tradition in the Twentieth Century” by Robert Royal (Ignatius, $26.95) – A sweeping account of the important contributions to philosophy, theology, and literature made by prominent modern Catholics whose accomplishments have been recognized inside and outside the Church.

“Every Book Its Reader: The Power of the Printed Word to Stir the World” by Nicholas Basbanes (Harper, $15.95) – Following his highly regarded books about book collectors and book preservation, Basbanes explores the books that have shaped culture and changed the way the world is viewed.

Publishers Weekly Best-Sellers

Hardcover Fiction

1. “Two by Two,” Nicholas Sparks (Grand Central)

2. “Small Great Things” by Jodi Picoult (Ballantine)

3. “Order to Kill” by Flynn/Mills (Atria/Bestler)

4. “Woman of God” by Patterson/Paetro (Little, Brown)

5. “Home” by Harlan Coben (Dutton)

Hardcover Nonfiction

1. “Killing the Rising Sun” by O’Reilly/Dugard (Holt)

2. “Skinnytaste Fast and Slow” by Gina Homolka (Clarkson Potter)

3. “Born to Run” by Bruce Springsteen (Simon & Schuster)

4. “Jesus Always” by Sarah Young (Thomas Nelson)

5. “Is This the End?” by David Jeremiah (W)

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