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The Indie/NEIBA Bestseller List

For week ending Sunday September 14, 2014

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


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HARDCOVER FICTION
1. The Children Act New Ian McEwan, Nan A. Talese, $25, 9780385539708 2. All the Light We Cannot See Anthony Doerr, Scribner, $27, 9781476746586 3. The Bone Clocks David Mitchell, Random House, $30, 9781400065677 4. The Secret Place Tana French, Viking, $27.95, 9780670026326 5. Colorless Tsukuru Tazaki and His Years of Pilgrimage Haruki Murakami, Knopf, $25.95, 9780385352109 6. Personal Lee Child, Delacorte, $28, 9780804178747 7. The Goldfinch Donna Tartt, Little Brown, $30, 9780316055437 8. The Long Way Home Louise Penny, Minotaur, $27.99, 9781250022066 9. The Invention of Wings Sue Monk Kidd, Viking, $27.95, 9780670024780 10. Adultery Paulo Coelho, Knopf, $24.95, 9781101874080 11. The Miniaturist ** Jessie Burton, Ecco, $26.99, 9780062306814 12. Somewhere Safe With Somebody Good Jan Karon, Putnam Adult, $27.95, 9780399167447 13. We Are Not Ourselves Matthew Thomas, S&S, $28, 9781476756660 14. Big Little Lies Liane Moriarty, Amy Einhorn Books/Putnam, $26.95, 9780399167065 15. Perfidia New James Ellroy, Knopf, $28.95, 9780307956996 HARDCOVER NONFICTION 1. What If? Randall Munroe, Houghton Mifflin, $24, 9780544272996 2. World Order New Henry Kissinger, Penguin Press, $36, 9781594206146 3. What I Know for Sure Oprah Winfrey, Flatiron, $24.99, 9781250054050 4. In the Kingdom of Ice Hampton Sides, Doubleday, $28.95, 9780385535373 5. 13 Hours: The Inside Account of What Really Happened in Benghazi New Mitchell Zuckoff, Twelve, $28, 9781455582273 6. Everything I Need to Know I Learned From a Little Golden Book Diane Muldrow, Golden Books, $9.99, 9780307977618 7. A Spy Among Friends Ben Macintyre, Crown, $27, 9780804136631 8. Elephant Company ** Vicki Croke, Random House, $28, 9781400069330 9. Goodnight Darth Vader ** Jeffrey Brown, Chronicle, $14.95, 9781452128306 10. The Grumpy Guide to Life ** Chronicle, $12.95, 9781452134239 11. Can't We Talk About Something More Pleasant? ** Roz Chast, Bloomsbury, $28, 9781608198061 12. Off the Sidelines: Raise Your Voice, Change the World New ** Kirsten Gillibrand, Ballantine, $26, 9780804179072 13. Guinness World Records 2015 New ** Guinness World Records, $28.95, 9781908843630 14. The Human Age: The World Shaped by Us New ** Diane Ackerman, Norton, $27.95, 9780393240740 15. Diary of a Mad Diva New Joan Rivers, Berkley, $26.95, 9780425269022 TRADE PAPERBACK FICTION 1. Orphan Train Christina Baker Kline, Morrow, $14.99, 9780061950728 2. Gone Girl Gillian Flynn, Broadway, $15, 9780553418361 3. Americanah Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, Anchor, $15.95, 9780307455925 4. Me Before You Jojo Moyes, Penguin, $16, 9780143124542 5. We Are Water Wally Lamb, Harper Perennial, $16.99, 9780061941030 6. The Drop Dennis Lehane, Morrow, $14.99, 9780062365446 7. The Ocean at the End of the Lane Neil Gaiman, Morrow, $14.99, 9780062255662 8. The Rosie Project Graeme Simsion, S&S, $15.99, 9781476729091 9. The Girl You Left Behind ** Jojo Moyes, Penguin, $16, 9780143125778 10. The Signature of All Things Elizabeth Gilbert, Penguin, $17, 9780143125846 11. The Lowland ** Jhumpa Lahiri, Vintage, $15.95, 9780307278265 12. The Valley of Amazement New Amy Tan, Ecco, $16.99, 9780062107329 13. My Brilliant Friend New ** Elena Ferrante, Europa Editions, $17, 9781609450786 14. An Event in Autumn New ** Henning Mankell, Vintage, $14.95, 9780804170642 15. Where'd You Go, Bernadette New ** Maria Semple, Back Bay, $14.99, 9780316204262 TRADE PAPERBACK NONFICTION 1. The Boys in the Boat Daniel James Brown, Penguin, $17, 9780143125471 2. Unbroken Laura Hillenbrand, Random House, $16, 9780812974492 3. The Old Farmer's Almanac 2015 Old Farmer's Almanac, $7.95, 9781571986368 4. Behind the Beautiful Forevers Katherine Boo, Random House, $16, 9780812979329 5. Orange Is the New Black Piper Kerman, Spiegel & Grau, $16, 9780812986181 6. The Bully Pulpit: Theodore Roosevelt, William Howard Taft, and the Golden Age of Journalism New Doris Kearns Goodwin, S&S, $22, 9781416547877 7. Wild Cheryl Strayed, Vintage, $15.95, 9780307476074 8. Zealot: The Life and Times of Jesus of Nazareth New Reza Aslan, Random House, $18, 9780812981483 9. One Summer: America, 1927 ** Bill Bryson, Anchor, $16.95, 9780767919418 10. Let's Explore Diabetes With Owls David Sedaris, Back Bay, $17, 9780316154703 11. Bad Feminist Roxane Gay, Harper Perennial, $15.99, 9780062282712 12. The Collapse of Western Civilization: A View from the Future New ** Naomi Oreskes, Erik M. Conway, Columbia University Press, $9.95, 9780231169547 13. Quiet ** Susan Cain, Broadway, $16, 9780307352156 14. Maine Atlas & Gazetteer New ** DeLorme, $19.95, 9780899332826 15. Brain on Fire Susannah Cahalan, S&S, $16, 9781451621389 MASS MARKET 1. Outlander Diana Gabaldon, Dell, $9.99, 9780553393699 2. A Game of Thrones New George R.R. Martin, Bantam, $9.99, 9780553593716 3. Dust New Patricia Cornwell, Berkley, $9.99, 9780425270042 4. Gone Girl Gillian Flynn, Broadway, $9.99, 9780553418354 5. W Is for Wasted Sue Grafton, Berkley, $7.99, 9780425271575 6. Sycamore Row John Grisham, Dell, $9.99, 9780345543240 7. The Official Scrabble Players Dictionary, Fifth Edition ** Merriam-Webster, $8.50, 9780877798224 8. A Clash of Kings New ** George R.R. Martin, Bantam, $9.99, 9780345535429 9. A Dance With Dragons ** George R.R. Martin, Bantam, $9.99, 9780553582017 10. I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings ** Maya Angelou, Ballantine, $6.99, 9780345514400 CHILDREN'S ILLUSTRATED 1. Make Way for Ducklings ** Robert McCloskey, Puffin, $7.99, 9780140564341 2. Goodnight Moon Margaret Wise Brown, Clement Hurd (Illus.), Harper, $8.99, 9780694003617 3. The Day the Crayons Quit Drew Daywalt, Oliver Jeffers (Illus.), Philomel, $17.99, 9780399255373 4. Otis and the Scarecrow Loren Long, Philomel, $17.99, 9780399163968 5. Gus & Me: The Story of My Granddad and My First Guitar New Keith Richards, Theodora Richards (Illus.), Little Brown, $18, 9780316320658 6. Blueberries for Sal ** Rober McCloskey, Puffin, $7.99, 9780140501698 7. Pat the Bunny Dorothy Kunhardt, Golden, $9.99, 9780307120007 8. Room on the Broom New Julia Donaldson, Axel Scheffler (Illus.), Puffin, $6.99, 9780142501122 9. Uni the Unicorn Amy Krouse Rosenthal, Random House, $17.99, 9780385375559 10. The Very Hungry Caterpillar Eric Carle, Putnam, $10.99, 9780399226908 CHILDREN'S INTEREST 1. Sisters Raina Telgemeier, Graphix, $10.99, 9780545540605 2. Minecraft: Combat Handbook Scholastic, $7.99, 9780545685160 3. If I Stay Gayle Forman, Speak, $10.99, 9780147514530 4. Horton and the Kwuggerbug and More Lost Stories New Dr. Seuss, Random House Books for Young Readers, $15, 9780385382984 5. Wonder R.J. Palacio, Knopf, $16.99, 9780375869020 6. The Giver Lois Lowry, Harcourt, $9.99, 9780544340688 7. The Fault in Our Stars John Green, Speak, $12.99, 9780142424179 8. Where She Went Gayle Forman, Speak, $10.99, 9780142420898 9. Looking for Alaska John Green, Speak, $9.99, 9780142402511 10. 365 Days of Wonder: Mr. Browne's Book of Precepts R.J. Palacio, Knopf, $14.99, 9780553499049 CHILDREN'S FICTION SERIES TITLES 1. The Maze Runner James Dashner, Delacorte, $10.99, 9780385385206 2. Captain Underpants and the Tyrannical Retaliation of the Turbo Toilet 2000 Dav Pilkey, Scholastic, $9.99, 9780545504904 3. The Scorch Trials (The Maze Runner, Book 2) James Dashner, Ember, $9.99, 9780385738767 4. Island of Legends (The Unwanteds) New ** Lisa McMann, Aladdin, $17.99, 9781442493285 5. Emperor Pickletine Rides the Bus (Origami Yoda) Tom Angleberger, Amulet, $13.95, 9781419709333 6. Ivy and Bean (Ivy & Bean, #1) New Annie Barrows, Sophie Blackall, Chronicle, $5.99, 9780811849098 7. The Lightning Thief (Percy Jackson and the Olympians, Book 1) New ** Rick Riordan, Hyperion, $7.99, 9781423134947 8. The Death Cure (The Maze Runner, Book 3) James Dashner, Delacorte, $9.99, 9780385738781 9. Escape from Lucien (Amulet, #6) Kazu Kibuishi, Graphix, $12.99, 9780545433150 10. Divergent Veronica Roth, Katherine Tegen Books, $9.99, 9780062289858 New - was NOT on last weeks NEIBA Indie Bestsellers List

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

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