Store Bestsellers 2014

Everything I Need To Know I Learned From a Little Golden Book Cover Image
ISBN: 9780307977618
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Golden Books - September 24th, 2013

#1 - One of our bestsellers for the second year in a row! This is such a great book for a huge variety of readers, but namely those who grew up with the orginal Little Golden Books. Its full of beautiful illustrations from those original stories that will take you on a walk down memory lane. Perfect gift book.

The Animals' Santa Cover Image
By Jan Brett, Jan Brett (Illustrator)
ISBN: 9780399257841
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: G.P. Putnam's Sons Books for Young Readers - October 21st, 2014

#2 - Animals's Santa is Jan Brett's newest book and we were SO lucky to get to host her this year at The Sons of Norway. We had a huge event and so many excited fans got to meet Jan.

The Boys in the Boat: Nine Americans and Their Epic Quest for Gold at the 1936 Berlin Olympics Cover Image
ISBN: 9780143125471
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Penguin Books - May 27th, 2014

#3 - Fabulous local history about the University of Washington crew team that went to the Berlin Olympics while Hitler was in power. So fascinating and some great stories about local areas as well.

Remember I Can't Remember Cover Image
ISBN: 9781495801945
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Infinity Publishing (PA) - May 21st, 2014

#4 - We always love seeing local authors make our bestseller list, and these POULSBO! authors did it! Eric & Heather have written a great book about Alzheimer's Disease and caring for loved ones who are aflicted. 

The Sasquatch Escape (The Imaginary Veterinary #1) Cover Image
By Suzanne Selfors, Dan Santat (Illustrator)
ISBN: 9780316225694
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - January 7th, 2014

#5 - Local author Suzanne Selfors is one of our absolute favorites and we sell her books across the nation when she visits with schools all over through Skype! Her Imaginary Veterinary series is fabulous!

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The Day the Crayons Quit Cover Image
By Drew Daywalt, Oliver Jeffers (Illustrator)
ISBN: 9780399255373
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Philomel Books - June 27th, 2013

#6 - This is the best children's book we have seen in a long time! All of our staff love this book and it is so much fun to read to the kids at story time. Hilarious read with beautiful illustrations.

Unbroken (Movie Tie-in Edition): A World War II Story of Survival, Resilience, and Redemption Cover Image
ISBN: 9780812987119
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Published: Random House Trade Paperbacks - November 4th, 2014

#7 - Unbroken is an amazing tale of heroism, survival and resilience during World War II. Absolutely fascinating story of Louis Zamperini who was adrift for 47 days and then was taken to a Japanese POW camp. His spirit throughout is inspiring and this is a book you will not want to miss!

Smells Like Dog Cover Image
ISBN: 9780316043977
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - April 12th, 2011

#8 - Another of local author Suzanne Selfor's books made the list! This is another great series for middle grade readers who like a little mystery.

Gemini Cover Image
ISBN: 9781451627947
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Simon & Schuster - March 17th, 2015

#9 - A great medical mystery set on the Olympic Peninsula and in Seattle. Carol Cassella is not only an author, but also a real life doctor! Fabulous read

Poulsbo (Images of America) Cover Image
ISBN: 9781467130325
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Arcadia Publishing (SC) - August 19th, 2013

#10 - This Poulsbo book is full of beautiful images of Historic Poulsbo that are so fun to look at it, as well as pages and pages of our local history. Come in and take a look at this awesome book.