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The Indie/NEIBA Bestseller List

For week ending Sunday August 24, 2014

Based on reporting from the independent booksellers of
The New England Independent Booksellers Association


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HARDCOVER FICTION
1. All the Light We Cannot See Anthony Doerr, Scribner, $27, 9781476746586 2. The Goldfinch Donna Tartt, Little Brown, $30, 9780316055437 3. Colorless Tsukuru Tazaki and His Years of Pilgrimage Haruki Murakami, Knopf, $25.95, 9780385352109 4. We Are Not Ourselves New Matthew Thomas, S&S, $28, 9781476756660 5. Big Little Lies Liane Moriarty, Amy Einhorn Books/Putnam, $26.95, 9780399167065 6. The Invention of Wings Sue Monk Kidd, Viking, $27.95, 9780670024780 7. Lucky Us Amy Bloom, Random House, $26, 9781400067244 8. The Silkworm Robert Galbraith, J.K. Rowling, Mulholland, $28, 9780316206877 9. The Vacationers Emma Straub, Riverhead, $26.95, 9781594631573 10. One Plus One ** Jojo Moyes, Pamela Dorman Books, $27.95, 9780525426585 11. Adultery New Paulo Coelho, Knopf, $24.95, 9781101874080 12. The Heist Daniel Silva, Harper, $27.99, 9780062320056 13. Close Your Eyes, Hold Hands New ** Chris Bohjalian, Doubleday, $25.95, 9780385534833 14. Dear Committee Members New Julie Schumacher, Doubleday, $22.95, 9780385538138 15. The Book of Life Deborah Harkness, Viking, $28.95, 9780670025596 HARDCOVER NONFICTION 1. In the Kingdom of Ice Hampton Sides, Doubleday, $28.95, 9780385535373 2. A Spy Among Friends Ben Macintyre, Crown, $27, 9780804136631 3. Everything I Need to Know I Learned From a Little Golden Book Diane Muldrow, Golden Books, $9.99, 9780307977618 4. Can't We Talk About Something More Pleasant? Roz Chast, Bloomsbury, $28, 9781608198061 5. Elephant Company ** Vicki Croke, Random House, $28, 9781400069330 6. The Organized Mind: Thinking Straight in the Age of Information Overload New Daniel J. Levitin, Dutton, $27.95, 9780525954187 7. David and Goliath Malcolm Gladwell, Little Brown, $29, 9780316204361 8. I Am Malala ** Malala Yousafzai, Little Brown, $26, 9780316322409 9. Flash Boys Michael Lewis, Norton, $27.95, 9780393244663 10. Jerusalem: A Cookbook New ** Yotam Ottolenghi, Sami Tamimi, Ten Speed Press, $35, 9781607743941 11. Goodnight Darth Vader New Jeffrey Brown, Chronicle, $14.95, 9781452128306 12. The Grumpy Guide to Life: Observations from Grumpy Cat Chronicle, $12.95, 9781452134239 13. Plenty New ** Yotam Ottolenghi, Chronicle, $35, 9781452101248 14. Capital in the Twenty-First Century Thomas Piketty, Belknap Press, $39.95, 9780674430006 15. The Opposite of Loneliness New ** Marina Keegan, Scribner, $23, 9781476753614 TRADE PAPERBACK FICTION 1. Orphan Train Christina Baker Kline, Morrow, $14.99, 9780061950728 2. Gone Girl Gillian Flynn, Broadway, $15, 9780307588371 3. Americanah Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, Anchor, $15.95, 9780307455925 4. Me Before You Jojo Moyes, Penguin, $16, 9780143124542 5. The Signature of All Things Elizabeth Gilbert, Penguin, $17, 9780143125846 6. The Ocean at the End of the Lane Neil Gaiman, Morrow, $14.99, 9780062255662 7. We Are Water Wally Lamb, Harper Perennial, $16.99, 9780061941030 8. The Lowland Jhumpa Lahiri, Vintage, $15.95, 9780307278265 9. The Girl You Left Behind ** Jojo Moyes, Penguin, $16, 9780143125778 10. Where'd You Go, Bernadette Maria Semple, Back Bay, $14.99, 9780316204262 11. The Valley of Amazement Amy Tan, Ecco, $16.99, 9780062107329 12. An Event in Autumn New ** Henning Mankell, Vintage, $14.95, 9780804170642 13. The Cuckoo's Calling ** Robert Galbraith, J.K. Rowling, Mulholland, $18, 9780316206853 14. The Rosie Project Graeme Simsion, S&S, $15.99, 9781476729091 15. The Silver Star New Jeannette Walls, Scribner, $16, 9781451661545 TRADE PAPERBACK NONFICTION 1. Unbroken Laura Hillenbrand, Random House, $16, 9780812974492 2. The Boys in the Boat Daniel James Brown, Penguin, $17, 9780143125471 3. Let's Explore Diabetes With Owls David Sedaris, Back Bay, $17, 9780316154703 4. Orange Is the New Black Piper Kerman, Spiegel & Grau, $16, 9780812986181 5. Wild Cheryl Strayed, Vintage, $15.95, 9780307476074 6. One Summer: America, 1927 Bill Bryson, Anchor, $16.95, 9780767919418 7. Behind the Beautiful Forevers Katherine Boo, Random House, $16, 9780812979329 8. Brain on Fire Susannah Cahalan, S&S, $16, 9781451621389 9. Outliers New Malcolm Gladwell, Back Bay, $16.99, 9780316017930 10. Wreck This Journal ** Keri Smith, Perigee, $15, 9780399161940 11. Bunker Hill ** Nathaniel Philbrick, Penguin, $18, 9780143125327 12. Lawrence in Arabia ** Scott Anderson, Anchor, $17.95, 9780307476418 13. Heaven Is for Real New Todd Burpo, Thomas Nelson, $16.99, 9780849922077 14. The Glass Castle New ** Jeannette Walls, Scribner, $16, 9780743247542 15. 2015 Road Atlas ** Rand McNally, $13.95, 9780528011436 MASS MARKET 1. Outlander Diana Gabaldon, Dell, $9.99, 9780553393699 2. W Is for Wasted Sue Grafton, Berkley, $7.99, 9780425271575 3. A Game of Thrones George R.R. Martin, Bantam, $9.99, 9780553593716 4. Sycamore Row New John Grisham, Dell, $9.99, 9780345543240 5. I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings New ** Maya Angelou, Ballantine, $6.99, 9780345514400 6. The Catcher in the Rye J.D. Salinger, Little Brown, $8.99, 9780316769488 7. A Clash of Kings George R.R. Martin, Bantam, $9.99, 9780345535429 8. To Kill a Mockingbird New ** Harper Lee, Grand Central, $8.99, 9780446310789 9. 1984 ** George Orwell, Signet, $9.99, 9780451524935 10. A Dance With Dragons George R.R. Martin, Bantam, $9.99, 9780553582017 CHILDREN'S ILLUSTRATED 1. Goodnight Moon Margaret Wise Brown, Clement Hurd (Illus.), Harper, $8.99, 9780694003617 2. Make Way for Ducklings ** Robert McCloskey, Puffin, $7.99, 9780140564341 3. Blueberries for Sal Rober McCloskey, Puffin, $7.99, 9780140501698 4. The Day the Crayons Quit Drew Daywalt, Oliver Jeffers (Illus.), Philomel, $17.99, 9780399255373 5. The Night Before Kindergarten New ** Natasha Wing, Julie Durrell (Illus.), Grosset & Dunlap, $3.99, 9780448425009 6. Frozen (Little Golden Book) New Victoria Saxon, Grace Lee (Illus.), Random House/Disney, $3.99, 9780736430517 7. Where the Wild Things Are New Maurice Sendak, Harper, $18.99, 9780060254926 8. On the Night You Were Born New Nancy Tillman, Feiwel & Friends, $7.99, 9780312601553 9. The Pigeon Needs a Bath! Mo Willems, Disney Press, $16.99, 9781423190875 10. The Very Hungry Caterpillar Eric Carle, Putnam, $10.99, 9780399226908 CHILDREN'S INTEREST 1. If I Stay Gayle Forman, Speak, $10.99, 9780147514530 2. The Giver Lois Lowry, Harcourt, $9.99, 9780544340688 3. The Fault in Our Stars John Green, Speak, $12.99, 9780142424179 4. Wonder R.J. Palacio, Knopf, $15.99, 9780375869020 5. Minecraft: Essential Handbook Scholastic, $7.99, 9780545669931 6. Sisters New Raina Telgemeier, Graphix, $10.99, 9780545540605 7. Minecraft: Combat Handbook New Scholastic, $7.99, 9780545685160 8. Looking for Alaska John Green, Speak, $9.99, 9780142402511 9. Minecraft: Redstone Handbook Scholastic, $7.99, 9780545685153 10. Paper Towns John Green, Speak, $9.99, 9780142414934 CHILDREN'S FICTION SERIES TITLES 1. Divergent Veronica Roth, Katherine Tegen Books, $9.99, 9780062289858 2. Insurgent (Divergent, #2) Veronica Roth, Katherine Tegen Books, $17.99, 9780062024046 3. Four: A Divergent Collection Veronica Roth, Katherine Tegen Books, $17.99, 9780062345219 4. Emperor Pickletine Rides the Bus (Origami Yoda) Tom Angleberger, Amulet, $13.95, 9781419709333 5. The Scorch Trials (The Maze Runner, Book 2) James Dashner, Ember, $9.99, 9780385738767 6. Return of the Padawan (Star Wars: Jedi Academy, Book 2) ** Jeffrey Brown, Scholastic, $12.99, 9780545621250 7. Allegiant (Divergent, #3) Veronica Roth, Katherine Tegen Books, $19.99, 9780062024060 8. The Lightning Thief (Percy Jackson and the Olympians, Book 1) New ** Rick Riordan, Hyperion, $7.99, 9781423134947 9. A Grimm Warning (The Land of Stories, #3) Chris Colfer, Little Brown, $18, 9780316406819 10. The Wishing Spell (The Land of Stories, #1) New Chris Colfer, Little Brown, $8, 9780316201568 New - was NOT on last weeks NEIBA Indie Bestsellers List

** - was NOT on last weeks National Indie Bestsellers List

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