Oliver Jeffers and Jojo Moyes Debut on the Indie Bestseller List

By Maryann Yin Comment

Crayons Board Book Cover (GalleyCat)We’ve collected the books debuting on Indiebound’s Indie Bestseller List for the week ending October 30, 2016–a sneak peek at the books everybody will be talking about next month.

(Debuted at #15 in Children’s Illustrated) The Crayons’ Book of Colors written by Drew Daywalt & illustrated by Oliver Jeffers: “It’s Duncan’s birthday, and all the crayons want to make him a card! With their fun and quirky illustrations of firetrucks, dragons, and (dare we say?) wheat, these creative crayons each have something different to contribute. When they come together, they can make something truly spectacular to celebrate Duncan’s birthday!” (October 2016)

(Debuted at #15 in Early & Middle Grade Readers) Frankenstein written by Rick Walton & illustrated by Nathan Hale: “Frankenstein is the scariest of all the monsters in Miss Devel’s castle. He can frighten anything–animals, parents, even rocks. Until one night, Miss Devel wakes up and runs downstairs to find that Frankenstein has lost his head!” (July 2012)

(Debuted at #15 in Hardcover Fiction) Paris for One and Other Stories by Jojo Moyes: “Nell is twenty-six and has never been to Paris. She’s never even been on a romantic weekend away—to anywhere—before. Traveling abroad isn’t really her thing. But when Nell’s boyfriend fails to show up for their mini-vacation, she has the opportunity to prove everyone—including herself—wrong. Alone in Paris, Nell finds a version of herself she never knew existed: independent and intrepid. Could this turn out to be the most adventurous weekend of her life?” (October 2016)