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Kramers Bestsellers of 2022

Kramers Bestsellers 2022

Did you read as much as you hoped you would in 2022? There are 15 days left in the year to clear those TBR lists! An impossible task, we know... 

Here are our top ten bestsellers of the year in four categories - Adult Nonfiction, Adult Fiction, Young Adult Fiction, and Children's Fiction. This year we saw the resurgence of many old favorites. If you're looking for a new stack to read over winter break, these come highly recommended.


All About Love by bell hooks

Crying in H Mart by Michelle Zauner

Prisoners of Geography by Tim Marshall

Invisible Women by Caroline Criado Perez

On Grand Strategy by John Lewis Gaddis

The Body Keeps the Score by Bessel Van Der Kolk, M.D. 

Why We're Polarized by Ezra Klein

Talking To Strangers by Malcolm Gladwell

An Atlas of Extinct Countries by Gideon Defoe

Life Undercover by Amaryllis Fox


The Seven Husbands of Evelyn Hugo by Taylor Jenkins Reid

The Idiot by Elif Batuman

Severance by Ling Ma

Where the Crawdads Sing by Delia Owens

The Song of Achilles by Madeline Miller

My Year of Rest and Relaxation by Ottessa Moshfegh

Circe by Madeline Miller

Normal People by Sally Rooney

The 7½ Deaths of Evelyn Hardcastle by Stuart Turton

On Earth We're Briefly Gorgeous by Ocean Vuong


A Court of Thorns and Roses by Sarah J. Maas

Last Night at the Telegraph Club by Malinda Lo

A Court of Mist and Fury by Sarah J. Maas

They Both Die at the End by Adam Silvera

A Court of Wings and Ruin by Sarah J. Maas

Caraval by Stephanie Garber

A Court of Frost and Starlight by Sarah J. Maas

The Summer I Turned Pretty by Jenny Han

Iron Widow by Xiran Jay Zhao

American Royals by Katharine McGee


Pax by Sara Pennypacker

Percy Jackson and the Olympians: The Lightning Thief by Rick Riordan

Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone by J. K. Rowling

Dog Man #1 by Dav Pilkey

Diary of a Wimpy Kid #17: Diper Overlode by Jeff Kinney

The School for Good & Evil by Soman Chainani

Spy School: the Graphic Novel by Stuart Gibbs

Cat Kid Comic Club: On Purpose by Dav Pilkey

Howl's Moving Castle by Diana Wynne Jones

Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets by J. K. Rowling