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#1 LEGO NINJAGO CHARACTER ENCYCLOPEDIA

Claire Sipi

Information about minifigures, vehicles and weapons.

On the bestsellers list for 5 weeks


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#2 LINCOLN'S LAST DAYS

Bill O'Reilly and Dwight Jon Zimmerman

An account of the 16th president’s assassination.

On the bestsellers list for 14 weeks


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#3 THE FAULT IN OUR STARS

John Green

A 16-year-old heroine faces the medical realities of cancer.

On the bestsellers list for 46 weeks


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#4 THE LEGO IDEAS BOOK

Daniel Lipkowitz

Tips for taking the brick projects you have and making something new.

On the bestsellers list for 30 weeks


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#5 ‘WHO COULD THAT BE AT THIS HOUR?’

Lemony Snicket

Tween Lemony’s secret-society apprenticeship.

On the bestsellers list for 5 weeks


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#6 WONDER

R J Palacio

A boy with a facial deformity enters a mainstream school.

On the bestsellers list for 35 weeks


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#7 THE DEMIGOD DIARIES

Rick Riordan

Lore on the Heroes of Olympus and Percy Jackson books.

On the bestsellers list for 12 weeks


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#8 INSURGENT

Veronica Roth

In this “Divergent” follow-up, a faction war looms.

On the bestsellers list for 29 weeks


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#9 THE LEGO BOOK

Daniel Lipkowitz

An illustrated history of the Lego Group, the Danish toy maker; updated, with 56 new pages.

On the bestsellers list for 1 week


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#10 LEGO STAR WARS CHARACTER ENCYCLOPEDIA

Hannah Dolan and others

More than 300 minifigures.

On the bestsellers list for 23 weeks


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