IndieBound Bestseller List

bestseller logosThe Indie/NEIBA Bestseller List: For week ending Sunday September 10, 2017. Based on reporting from the independent booksellers of The New England Independent Booksellers Association.

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. A Legacy of Spies  New
John le Carré, Viking, $28, 9780735225114
2. A Gentleman in Moscow
Amor Towles, Viking, $27, 9780670026197
3. Glass Houses
Louise Penny, Minotaur, $28.99, 9781250066190
4. My Absolute Darling
Gabriel Tallent, Riverhead, $27, 9780735211179
5. Mrs. Fletcher
Tom Perrotta, Scribner, $26, 9781501144028
6. The Golden House  New
Salman Rushdie, Random House, $28.99, 9780399592805
7. Sing, Unburied, Sing New
Jesmyn Ward, Scribner, $26, 9781501126062
8. The Burning Girl
Claire Messud, Norton, $25.95, 9780393635027
9. The Ministry of Utmost Happiness
Arundhati Roy, Knopf, $28.95, 9781524733155
10. Y Is for Yesterday
Sue Grafton, Marian Wood Books/Putnam, $29, 9780399163852
11. Camino Island
John Grisham, Doubleday, $28.95, 9780385543026
12. The Underground Railroad
Colson Whitehead, Doubleday, $26.95, 9780385542364
13. The Lying Game
Ruth Ware, Gallery/Scout Press, $26.99, 9781501156007
14. Into the Water
Paula Hawkins, Riverhead, $28, 9780735211209
15. Magpie Murders
Anthony Horowitz, Harper, $27.99, 9780062645227

HARDCOVER NONFICTION
1. Astrophysics for People in a Hurry
Neil deGrasse Tyson, Norton, $18.95, 9780393609394
2. Al Franken, Giant of the Senate
Al Franken, Twelve, $28, 9781455540419
3. Hillbilly Elegy
J.D. Vance, Harper, $27.99, 9780062300546
4. The Hidden Life of Trees
Peter Wohlleben, Greystone Books, $24.95, 9781771642484
5. Fantasyland: How America Went Haywire: A 500-Year History  New
Kurt Andersen, Random House, $30, 9781400067213
6. Make Your Bed
William H. McRaven, Grand Central, $18, 9781455570249
7. Guinness World Records 2018
Guinness World Records, $28.95, 9781910561720
8. The Book of Joy
The Dalai Lama, Archbishop Desmond Tutu, Avery, $26, 9780399185045
9. Why Buddhism Is True
Robert Wright, S&S, $27, 9781439195451
10. The American Spirit
David McCullough, S&S, $25, 9781501174216
11. The Subtle Art of Not Giving A F*ck
Mark Manson, HarperOne, $24.99, 9780062457714
12. Devotion  New
Patti Smith, Yale University Press, $18, 9780300218626
13. Draft No. 4: On the Writing Process  New
John McPhee, FSG, $26, 9780374142742
14. Killers of the Flower Moon
David Grann, Doubleday, $28.95, 9780385534246
15. Happy Accidents: The Transformative Power of “Yes, And” at Work and Life  New
David Ahearn, et al., Wiley, $23, 9781119428565

TRADE PAPERBACK FICTION
1. All the Light We Cannot See
Anthony Doerr, Scribner, $17, 9781501173219
2. Lilac Girls
Martha Hall Kelly, Ballantine, $17, 9781101883082
3. The Woman in Cabin 10
Ruth Ware, Gallery/Scout Press, $16, 9781501132957
4. Commonwealth
Ann Patchett, Harper Perennial, $16.99, 9780062491831
5. The Handmaid’s Tale
Margaret Atwood, Anchor, $15.95, 9780525435006
6. Homegoing
Yaa Gyasi, Vintage, $16, 9781101971062
7. A Man Called Ove
Fredrik Backman, Washington Square Press, $16, 9781476738024
8. News of the World
Paulette Jiles, Morrow, $15.99, 9780062409218
9. The Trespasser
Tana French, Penguin, $17, 9780143110385
10. The Nightingale  New
Kristin Hannah, St. Martin’s Griffin, $16.99, 9781250080400
11. Milk and Honey
Rupi Kaur, Andrews McMeel, $14.99, 9781449474256
12. Truly Madly Guilty
Liane Moriarty, Flatiron, $16.99, 9781250069801
13. The Couple Next Door
Shari Lapena, Penguin, $16, 9780735221109
14. Rules of Civility  New
Amor Towles, Penguin, $17, 9780143121169
15. Behind Closed Doors
B.A. Paris, St. Martin’s Griffin, $16.99, 9781250132369

TRADE PAPERBACK NONFICTION
1. The Old Farmer’s Almanac 2018
Old Farmer’s Almanac, $7.95, 9781571987358
2. Being Mortal: Medicine and What Matters in the End  New
Atul Gawande, Picador USA, $16, 9781250076229
3. The Glass Castle
Jeannette Walls, Scribner, $17, 9781501171581
4. On Tyranny
Timothy Snyder, Tim Duggan Books, $7.99, 9780804190114
5. Rogue Heroes
Ben Macintyre, Broadway, $16, 9781101904183
6. Evicted
Matthew Desmond, Broadway, $17, 9780553447453
7. The Pigeon Tunnel: Stories from My Life  New
John le Carré, Penguin, $17, 9780735220782
8. On Trails
Robert Moor, S&S, $16, 9781476739236
9. The Soul of an Octopus New
Sy Montgomery, Atria, $16, 9781451697728
10. No Is Not Enough
Naomi Klein, Haymarket Books, $16.95, 9781608468904
11. Born to Run  New
Bruce Springsteen, S&S, $19.99, 9781501141522
12. Red Notice
Bill Browder, S&S, $16, 9781476755748
13. Antifa: The Anti-Fascist Handbook
Mark Bray, Melville House Publishing, $16.99, 9781612197036
14. The Girl With the Lower Back Tattoo
Amy Schumer, Gallery, $16, 9781501139895
15. White Trash
Nancy Isenberg, Penguin, $17, 9780143129677

MASS MARKET
1. A Game of Thrones
George R.R. Martin, Bantam, $9.99, 9780553593716
2. 1984
George Orwell, Signet, $9.99, 9780451524935
3. The Name of the Wind  New
Patrick Rothfuss, DAW, $9.99, 9780756404741
4. The Whistler
John Grisham, Dell, $9.99, 9781101967683
5. A Clash of Kings
George R.R. Martin, Bantam, $9.99, 9780345535429
6. The Gunslinger
Stephen King, Pocket, $9.99, 9781501166112
7. Turbo Twenty-Three  New
Janet Evanovich, Bantam, $8.99, 9780345543011
8. The Catcher in the Rye
J.D. Salinger, Little Brown, $8.99, 9780316769488
9. Animal Farm
George Orwell, Signet, $9.99, 9780451526342
10. The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy  New
Douglas Adams, Del Rey, $7.99, 9780345391803

CHILDREN’S ILLUSTRATED
1. The Mermaid
Jan Brett, G.P. Putnam’s Sons Books for Young Readers, $18.99, 9780399170720
2. Goodnight Moon
Margaret Wise Brown, Clement Hurd (Illus.), Harper, $8.99, 9780694003617
3. Make Way for Ducklings
Robert McCloskey, Puffin, $7.99, 9780140564341
4. She Persisted: 13 American Women Who Changed the World
Chelsea Clinton, Alexandra Boiger (Illus.), Philomel, $17.99, 9781524741723
5. Dragons Love Tacos  New
Adam Rubin, Daniel Salmieri (Illus.), Dial, $16.99, 9780803736801
6. The Day the Crayons Quit  New
Drew Daywalt, Oliver Jeffers (Illus.), Philomel, $17.99, 9780399255373
7. Uni the Unicorn and the Dream Come True
Amy Krouse Rosenthal, Brigette Barrager (Illus.), Random House (BYR), $17.99, 9781101936597
8. Blueberries for Sal
Robert McCloskey, Puffin, $7.99, 9780140501698
9. Where the Wild Things Are  New
Maurice Sendak, Harper, $18.95, 9780060254926
10. In the Middle of Fall  New
Kevin Henkes, Laura Dronzek (Illus.), Greenwillow, $17.99, 9780062573117

CHILDREN’S INTEREST
1. All’s Faire in Middle School  New
Victoria Jamieson, Dial, $12.99, 9780525429999
2. Wonder
R.J. Palacio, Knopf, $16.99, 9780375869020
3. The Hate U Give
Angie Thomas, Balzer + Bray, $17.99, 9780062498533
4. The Girl Who Drank the Moon
Kelly Barnhill, Algonquin Young Readers, $16.95, 9781616205676
5. Everything, Everything
Nicola Yoon, Ember, $10.99, 9781524769604
6. The War That Saved My Life  New
Kimberly Brubaker Bradley, Puffin, $8.99, 9780147510488
7. A Wrinkle in Time
Madeleine L’Engle, Square Fish, $6.99, 9780312367541
8. One of Us Is Lying New
Karen M. McManus, Delacorte, $17.99, 9781524714680
9. Salt to the Sea
Ruta Sepetys, Penguin, $10.99, 9780142423622
10. Auggie & Me New
R.J. Palacio, Knopf, $16.99, 9781101934852

CHILDREN’S SERIES TITLES
1. Dog Man: A Tale of Two Kitties
Dav Pilkey, Graphix, $9.99, 9780545935210
2. The Land of Stories: Worlds Collide
Chris Colfer, Little Brown, $19.99, 9780316355896
3. Big Nate: A Good Old-Fashioned Wedgie
Lincoln Peirce, Andrews McMeel, $9.99, 9781449462307
4. The Princess in Black and the Mysterious Playdate  New
Shannon Hale, Dean Hale, LeUyen Pham (Illus.), Candlewick, $14.99, 9780763688264
5. The Land of Stories: The Wishing Spell
Chris Colfer, Little Brown, $9.99, 9780316201568
6. I Survived the American Revolution, 1776 (I Survived #15)
Lauren Tarshis, Scholastic, $4.99, 9780545919739
7. Dog Man New
Dav Pilkey, Graphix, $9.99, 9780545581608
8. We Are in an ART-ivity Book! (Elephant & Piggie) New
Mo Willems, Disney/Hyperion, $14.99, 9781484798164
9. The Land of Stories: The Enchantress Returns New
Chris Colfer, Little Brown, $9.99, 9780316201551
10. The Princess in Black  New
Shannon Hale, Dean Hale, LeUyen Pham (Illus.), Candlewick, $6.99, 9780763678883

 

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