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The Indie/NEIBA Bestseller List

For week ending Sunday January 31, 2016

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


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The IndieBound National List, along with Subject Category Bestseller lists and national recommendations list can be found at: www.bookweb.org and www.indiebound.org
 
 

HARDCOVER FICTION

1. My Name Is Lucy Barton
Elizabeth Strout, Random House, $26, 9781400067695
2. All the Light We Cannot See
Anthony Doerr, Scribner, $27, 9781476746586
3. The Nightingale
Kristin Hannah, St. Martin's, $27.99, 9780312577223
4. Fates and Furies
Lauren Groff, Riverhead, $27.95, 9781594634475
5. The Girl on the Train
Paula Hawkins, Riverhead, $26.95, 9781594633669
6. The Japanese Lover
Isabel Allende, Atria, $28, 9781501116971
7. The Swans of Fifth Avenue  New
Melanie Benjamin, Delacorte, $28, 9780345528698
8. The Guest Room
Chris Bohjalian, Doubleday, $25.95, 9780385538893
9. The Past
Tessa Hadley, Harper, $26.99, 9780062270412
10. The Expatriates
Janice Y.K. Lee, Viking, $27, 9780525429470
11. Dictator
Robert Harris, Knopf, $26.95, 9780307957948
12. All the Birds in the Sky 
New                                                                                       Charlie Jane Anders, Tor, $25.99, 9780765379948
13. The Portable Veblen  New
Elizabeth McKenzie, Penguin Press, $26, 9781594206856
14. Felicity
Mary Oliver, Penguin Press, $24.95, 9781594206764
15. Mr. Splitfoot  New
Samantha Hunt, Houghton Mifflin, $24, 9780544526709
 
HARDCOVER NONFICTION
1. The Road to Little Dribbling
Bill Bryson, Doubleday, $28.95, 9780385539289
2. When Breath Becomes Air
Paul Kalanithi, Random House, $25, 9780812988406
3. The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up
Marie Kondo, Ten Speed Press, $16.99, 9781607747307
4. Between the World and Me
Ta-Nehisi Coates, Spiegel & Grau, $24, 9780812993547
5. Spark Joy
Marie Kondo, Ten Speed Press, $18.99, 9781607749721
6. Dark Money
Jane Mayer, Doubleday, $29.95, 9780385535595
7. Being Mortal
Atul Gawande, Metropolitan, $26, 9780805095159
8. Gratitude
Oliver Sacks, Knopf, $17, 9780451492937
9. M Train
Patti Smith, Knopf, $25, 9781101875100
10. H Is for Hawk
Helen MacDonald, Grove Press, $26, 9780802123411
11. S.P.Q.R: A History of Ancient Rome
Mary Beard, Liveright, $35, 9780871404237
12. My Life on the Road  New
Gloria Steinem, Random House, $28, 9780679456209
13. Notorious RBG
Irin Carmon, Shana Knizhnik, Dey Street, $19.99, 9780062415837
14. Thing Explainer
Randall Munroe, Houghton Mifflin, $24.95, 9780544668256
15. Always Hungry?  New
David Ludwig, Grand Central Life & Style, $28, 9781455533862
 
TRADE PAPERBACK FICTION
1. My Brilliant Friend
Elena Ferrante, Europa Editions, $17, 9781609450786
2. Brooklyn
Colm Toibin, Scribner, $15, 9781501106477
3. A Little Life  New
Hanya Yanagihara, Anchor, $17, 9780804172707
4. The Story of a New Name
Elena Ferrante, Europa Editions, $18, 9781609451349
5. A Man Called Ove
Fredrik Backman, Washington Square Press, $16, 9781476738024
6. The Revenant
Michael Punke, Picador USA, $16, 9781250101198
7. Euphoria
Lily King, Grove Press, $16, 9780802123701
8. The Buried Giant
Kazuo Ishiguro, Vintage, $16, 9780307455796
9. Station Eleven
Emily St. John Mandel, Vintage, $15.95, 9780804172448
10. A God in Ruins
Kate Atkinson, Back Bay, $17.99, 9780316176507
11. Descent
Tim Johnston, Algonquin, $15.95, 9781616204778
12. God Help the Child  New
Toni Morrison, Vintage, $14.95, 9780307740922
13. The Martian
Andy Weir, Broadway, $15, 9781101903582
14. The Story of the Lost Child
Elena Ferrante, Europa Editions, $18, 9781609452865
15. A Brief History of Seven Killings  New
Marlon James, Riverhead, $17, 9781594633942
 
TRADE PAPERBACK NONFICTION
1. Alexander Hamilton
Ron Chernow, Penguin, $20, 9780143034759
2. The Boys in the Boat
Daniel James Brown, Penguin, $17, 9780143125471
3. The Mindfulness Coloring Book
Emma Farrarons, Experiment, $9.95, 9781615192823
4. The Big Short
Michael Lewis, Norton, $15.95, 9780393353150
5. The Mindfulness Coloring Book: Volume Two
Emma Farrarons (Illus.), Experiment, $9.95, 9781615193028
6. Lost Ocean
Johanna Basford, Penguin, $16.95, 9780143108993
7. Missoula
Jon Krakauer, Anchor, $16.95, 9780804170567
8. 13 Hours
Mitchell Zuckoff, Twelve, $16.99, 9781455538447
9. The Finest Hours
Michael Tougias, Casey Sherman, Scribner, $15, 9781501106835
10. The Four Agreements  New
Don Miguel Ruiz, Amber-Allen, $12.95, 9781878424310
11. How to Love  New
Thich Nhat Hanh, Parallax Press, $9.95, 9781937006884
12. In the Heart of the Sea
Nathaniel Philbrick, Penguin, $17, 9780143126812
13. Bernie
Ted Rall, Seven Stories Press, $16.95, 9781609806989
14. The Devil in the White City
Erik Larson, Vintage, $16, 9780375725609
15. You Are a Badass
Jen Sincero, Running Press, $16, 9780762447695
 
MASS MARKET
1. The Martian
Andy Weir, Broadway, $9.99, 9781101905005
2. The Autobiography of Malcolm X  New
Malcolm X, Alex Haley, Ballantine, $7.99, 9780345350688
3. The Name of the Wind  New
Patrick Rothfuss, DAW, $8.99, 9780756404741
4. To Kill a Mockingbird
Harper Lee, Grand Central, $8.99, 9780446310789
5. The Official Scrabble Players Dictionary, Fifth Edition  New
Merriam-Webster, $8.50, 9780877798224
6. Bossypants  New
Tina Fey, Reagan Arthur/Little Brown, $9, 9780316056892
7. A Game of Thrones  New
George R.R. Martin, Bantam, $9.99, 9780553593716
8. Motive
Jonathan Kellerman, Ballantine, $9.99, 9780345541390
9. Double Fudge Brownie Murder  New
Joanne Fluke, Kensington, $7.99, 9780758280411
10. 1984
George Orwell, Signet, $9.99, 9780451524935
 
CHILDREN'S ILLUSTRATED
1. Finding Winnie
Lindsay Mattick, Sophie Blackall (Illus.), Little Brown, $18, 9780316324908
2. Goodnight Moon
Margaret Wise Brown, Clement Hurd (Illus.), Harper, $8.99, 9780694003617
3. Love From the Very Hungry Caterpillar
Eric Carle, Grosset & Dunlap, $8.99, 9780448489322
4. Last Stop on Market Street
Matt de la Pena, Christian Robinson (Illus.), Putnam, $16.99, 9780399257742
5. Make Way for Ducklings
Robert McCloskey, Puffin, $7.99, 9780140564341
6. Ollie's Valentine  New
Olivier Dunrea, Harcourt, $6.99, 9780544502697
7. Pat the Bunny
Dorothy Kunhardt, Golden, $9.99, 9780307120007
8. The Day the Crayons Quit  New
Drew Daywalt, Oliver Jeffers (Illus.), Philomel, $17.99, 9780399255373
9. The Very Fairy Princess: Valentines from the Heart  New
Julie Andrews, Emma Walton Hamilton, LB Kids, $5.99, 9780316283243
10. Sweet Pea & Friends: The Sheepover
John Churchman, Jennifer Churchman, Little Brown, $17.99, 9780316273565
 
CHILDREN'S INTEREST
1. Harry Potter Coloring Book
Scholastic, $15.99, 9781338029994
2. Mr. Lemoncello's Library Olympics
Chris Grabenstein, Random House, $16.99, 9780553510409
3. Magnus Chase and the Gods of Asgard: The Sword of Summer
Rick Riordan, Hyperion, $19.99, 9781423160915
4. Harry Potter Magical Creatures Coloring Book  New
Scholastic, $15.99, 9781338030006
5. Auggie & Me
R.J. Palacio, Knopf, $16.99, 9781101934852
6. Escape From Mr. Lemoncello's Library  New
Chris Grabenstein, Yearling, $6.99, 9780307931474
7. The Boys in the Boat (Young Readers Adaptation)
Daniel James Brown, Viking, $17.99, 9780451475923
8. The War That Saved My Life  New
Kimberly Brubaker Bradley, Dial, $16.99, 9780803740815
9. The Story of Diva and Flea
Mo Willems, Tony DiTerlizzi (Illus.), Disney/Hyperion, $14.99, 9781484722848
10. The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian  New
Sherman Alexie, Ellen Forney (Illus.), Little Brown, $15.99, 9780316013697
 
CHILDREN'S FICTION SERIES TITLES
1. The 5th Wave
Rick Yancey, Speak, $10.99, 9780147519085
2. Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Old School
Jeff Kinney, Amulet, $13.95, 9781419717017
3. Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone: The Illustrated Edition (2015)
J.K. Rowling, Jim Kay (Illus.), Arthur A. Levine Books, $39.99, 9780545790352
4. The Infinite Sea: The Second Book of the 5th Wave New
Rick Yancey, Speak, $10.99, 9781101996980
5. Balto of the Blue Dawn (Magic Tree House, #54)
Mary Pope Osborne, Sal Murdocca (Illus.), Random House, $12.99, 9780553510850
6. Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone
J.K.Rowling, Scholastic, $10.99, 9780590353427
7. I Really Like Slop! (Elephant & Piggie)
Mo Willems, Disney/Hyperion, $9.99, 9781484722626
8. Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them (Harry Potter)  New
Newt Scamander, Arthur A. Levine Books, $9.99, 9780545850568
9. Ivy and Bean (Ivy & Bean, #1)
Annie Barrows, Sophie Blackall, Chronicle, $5.99, 9780811849098
10. The Princess in Black and the Perfect Princess Party  New
Shannon Hale, Dean Hale, Candlewick, $14.99, 978076366511

 

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