Screen Shot 2016-02-17 at 5.44.25 AMMICHIGAN BESTSELLER LIST FOR JANUARY 2016

1) Emily St. John Mandel—Station Eleven: A Novel (Knopf) [last month #10]

2) David Maraniss—Once in a Great City: A Detroit Story (Simon & Schuster) [last month #3]

3) Norma Lewis—Lost Restaurants of Grand Rapids (Arcadia Publishing) [last month #7]

4) John U Bacon—Endzone: The Rise, Fall, and Return of Michigan Football (St. Martin’s Press) [last month #2]

5) Joyce Benvenuto—Poem Journey: More Poems & Prose from along Old Grand River (Thunder Bay Press) [tie]

5) Thomas R. Trautmann—Elephants and Kings: An Environmental History (The University of Chicago Press) [tie]

7) Christina Baker Kline—orphan train: a novel (HarperCollins Publishers)

8) Jim Harrison—Dead Man’s Float (Copper Canyon Press)

9) Joshua G. Cohen—A Field Guide to the Natural Communities of Michigan (Michigan State University Press)

10) Mitch Albom—The Magic Strings of Frankie Presto: A Novel (HarperCollins Publishers) [last month #1]

11) Michael Emmerich—100 Things Michigan State Fans Should Know & Do Before They Die (Triumph Books) [last month #4]

12) Jerry Dennis—The Living Great Lakes: Searching for the Heart of the Inland Seas (St. Martin’s Griffin)

13) Katherine Applegate—The One and Only Ivan (HarperCollins Publishers)

14) Jim C. Hines—Unbound: Magic Ex Libris (DAW/Penguin Books)

15) Anand Giridharadas—The True American: Murder and Mercy in Texas (W.W. Norton & Company)

The Michigan Bestseller List for January includes 12 Michigan bookstores: Between the Covers in Harbor Springs, facebook.com/btcbookstore; Blue Frog Books in Howell, bluefrogbooksandmore.com; Bookbug in Kalamazoo, bookbugkalamazoo.com; Great Lakes Books & Supply in Big Rapids,greatlakesbook.com; Kazoo Books in north Kalamazoo and south Kalamazoo, http://www.kazoobooks.com/; McLean and Eakin Bookstore in Petoskey, mcleanandeakin.com; Nicola’s Books in Ann Arbor, nicolasbooks.com; North Wind Books in Hancock, bookstore.finlandia.edu; and Schuler Books & Music in Grand Rapids, Lansing, and Okemos, schulerbooks.com.