The Indie Bestseller List

The Indie Bestsellers List

February 8, 2018
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Published Wednesday, February 7, 2018 (for the sales week ended Sunday, February 4, 2018). Based on reporting from many hundreds of independent bookstores across the United States. 

Debuts for the week:
Hardcover Fiction
#6-Still Me, by Jojo Moyes (9780399562457)
#14-The Grave’s a Fine and Private Place, by Alan Bradley (9780345539991)
Hardcover Nonfiction
#7-The Monk of Mokha, by Dave Eggers (9781101947319)
Paperback Fiction
#1-The Underground Railroad, by Colson Whitehead (9780345804327)
Paperback Nonfiction
#13-Leaders Eat Last, by Simon Sinek (9781591848011)
#14-Black Edge, by Sheelah Kolhatkar (9780812985795)
#15-Start With Why, by Simon Sinek (9781591846444)
Mass Market
#7-Thomas Jefferson and the Tripoli Pirates, by Brian Kilmeade, Don Yaeger (9780143131830)
Young Adult
#3-The Hazel Wood (Indies Introduce) by Melissa Albert (9781250147905)
#5-Simon vs. the Homo Sapiens Agenda (Movie Tie-in Edition), by Becky Albertalli (9780062792167)
#6-Every Day (Movie Tie-in Edition), by David Levithan (9780525581611)
Children’s Illustrated
#15-The Word Collector, by Peter H. Reynolds (9780545865029)
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HARDCOVER FICTION
1. The Woman in the Window
A.J. Finn, Morrow, $26.99, 9780062678416
2. The Immortalists
Chloe Benjamin, Putnam, $26, 9780735213180
3. A Gentleman in Moscow
Amor Towles, Viking, $27, 9780670026197
4. Sing, Unburied, Sing
Jesmyn Ward, Scribner, $26, 9781501126062
5. Little Fires Everywhere
Celeste Ng, Penguin Press, $27, 9780735224292
6. Still Me- Debut
Jojo Moyes, Pamela Dorman Books, $27, 9780399562457
7. Origin
Dan Brown, Doubleday, $29.95, 9780385514231
8. The Wife Between Us
Greer Hendricks, Sarah Pekkanen, St. Martin’s, $26.99, 9781250130921
9. The Power
Naomi Alderman, Little Brown, $26, 9780316547611
10. Manhattan Beach
Jennifer Egan, Scribner, $27, 9781476716732
11. Artemis
Andy Weir, Crown, $27, 9780553448122
12. The Largesse of the Sea Maiden
Denis Johnson, Random House, $27, 9780812988635
13. The Rooster Bar
John Grisham, Doubleday, $28.95, 9780385541176
14. The Grave’s a Fine and Private Place- Debut
Alan Bradley, Delacorte Press, $26, 9780345539991
15. Lincoln in the Bardo
George Saunders, Random House, $28, 9780812995343
 
HARDCOVER NONFICTION
1. Fire and Fury
Michael Wolff, Holt, $30, 9781250158062
2. Astrophysics for People in a Hurry
Neil deGrasse Tyson, Norton, $18.95, 9780393609394
3. The Subtle Art of Not Giving A F*ck
Mark Manson, HarperOne, $24.99, 9780062457714
4. Leonardo da Vinci
Walter Isaacson, S&S, $35, 9781501139154
5. Killers of the Flower Moon
David Grann, Doubleday, $28.95, 9780385534246
6. When
Daniel H. Pink, Riverhead, $28, 9780735210622
7. The Monk of Mokha- Debut
Dave Eggers, Knopf, $28.95, 9781101947319
8. The Last Black Unicorn
Tiffany Haddish, Gallery, $26, 9781501181825
9. Principles: Life and Work
Ray Dalio, S&S, $30, 9781501124020
10. Hillbilly Elegy
J.D. Vance, Harper, $27.99, 9780062300546
11. How Democracies Die
Steven Levitsky, Daniel Ziblatt, Crown, $26, 9781524762933
12. Women & Power
Mary Beard, Liveright, $15.95, 9781631494758
13. The Book of Joy
The Dalai Lama, Archbishop Desmond Tutu, Avery, $26, 9780399185045
14. The Gentle Art of Swedish Death Cleaning
Margareta Magnusson, Scribner, $18.99, 9781501173240
15. Grant
Ron Chernow, Penguin Press, $40, 9781594204876
 
TRADE PAPERBACK FICTION
1. The Underground Railroad- Debut
Colson Whitehead, Anchor, $16.95, 9780345804327
2. Pachinko
Min Jin Lee, Grand Central, $15.99, 9781455563920
3. The Women in the Castle
Jessica Shattuck, Morrow, $16.99, 9780062563675
4. All the Light We Cannot See
Anthony Doerr, Scribner, $17, 9781501173219
5. The Handmaid’s Tale
Margaret Atwood, Anchor, $15.95, 9780525435006
6. We Were the Lucky Ones
Georgia Hunter, Penguin, $16, 9780399563096
7. The Woman in Cabin 10
Ruth Ware, Gallery/Scout Press, $16, 9781501132957
8. The Sun and Her Flowers
Rupi Kaur, Andrews McMeel, $16.99, 9781449486792
9. The Perfect Nanny
Leeila Slimani, Penguin, $16, 9780143132172
10. Lilac Girls
Martha Hall Kelly, Ballantine, $17, 9781101883082
11. The Couple Next Door
Shari Lapena, Penguin, $16, 9780735221109
12. Call Me by Your Name
Andre Aciman, Picador USA, $17, 9781250169440
13. Milk and Honey
Rupi Kaur, Andrews McMeel, $14.99, 9781449474256
14. Celine
Peter Heller, Vintage, $16, 9781101973486
15. Behind Closed Doors
B.A. Paris, St. Martin’s Griffin, $16.99, 9781250132369
 
TRADE PAPERBACK NONFICTION
1. You Are a Badass
Jen Sincero, Running Press, $16, 9780762447695
2. The Silk Roads
Peter Frankopan, Vintage, $20, 9781101912379
3. 12 Strong
Doug Stanton, Scribner, $18, 9781501178511
4. The Lost City of the Monkey God
Douglas J. Preston, Grand Central, $15.99, 9781455540013
5. Being Mortal
Atul Gawande, Picador USA, $16, 9781250076229
6. HBR’s 10 Must Reads on Emotional Intelligence
Harvard Business School Press, $24.95, 9781633690196
7. Invisible Influence
Jonah Berger, S&S, $16, 9781476759739
8. HBR’s 10 Must Reads on Managing Yourself
Harvard Business School Press, $24.95, 9781422157992
9. The Undoing Project
Michael Lewis, Norton, $16.95, 9780393354775
10. Evicted
Matthew Desmond, Broadway, $17, 9780553447453
11. On Tyranny
Timothy Snyder, Tim Duggan Books, $7.99, 9780804190114
12. Being a Dog
Alexandra Horowitz, Scribner, $17, 9781476796024
13. Leaders Eat Last: Why Some Teams Pull Together and Others Don’t- Debut
Simon Sinek, Portfolio, $17, 9781591848011
14. Black Edge: Inside Information, Dirty Money, and the Quest to Bring Down the Most Wanted Man on Wall Street- Debut
Sheelah Kolhatkar, Random House, $18, 9780812985795
15. Start With Why: How Great Leaders Inspire Everyone to Take Action- Debut
Simon Sinek, Portfolio, $16, 9781591846444
 
MASS MARKET
1. No Middle Name
Lee Child, Dell, $9.99, 9780399593598
2. The Whistler
John Grisham, Dell, $9.99, 9781101967683
3. Dragon Teeth
Michael Crichton, Harper, $9.99, 9780062473363
4. Never Never
James Patterson, Candice Fox, Vision, $9.99, 9781478944782
5. 12 Strong
Doug Stanton, Pocket, $9.99, 9781501179952
6. Against All Odds
Danielle Steel, Dell, $8.99, 9781101883938
7. Thomas Jefferson and the Tripoli Pirates- Debut
Brian Kilmeade, Don Yaeger, Sentinel, $9.99, 9780143131830
8. The Husband’s Secret
Liane Moriarty, Berkley, $9.99, 9780451490049
9. What Alice Forgot
Liane Moriarty, Berkley, $9.99, 9780451490445
10. The Lost Order
Steve Berry, Minotaur, $9.99, 9781250058461
 
EARLY & MIDDLE GRADE READERS
1. A Wrinkle in Time
Madeleine L’Engle, Farrar Straus Giroux, $8.99, 9781250153272
2. Wonder
R.J. Palacio, Knopf Books for Young Readers, $16.99, 9781524720193
3. The Girl Who Drank the Moon
Kelly Barnhill, Algonquin Young Readers, $16.95, 9781616205676
4. Little Leaders: Bold Women in Black History
Vashti Harrison, Little, Brown Books for Young Readers, $16.99, 9780316475112
5. The War That Saved My Life
Kimberly Brubaker Bradley, Puffin, $8.99, 9780147510488
6. Auggie & Me
R.J. Palacio, Knopf Books for Young Readers, $16.99, 9781101934852
7. Sisters
Raina Telgemeier, Graphix, $10.99, 9780545540605
8. Smile
Raina Telgemeier, Graphix, $10.99, 9780545132060
9. All’s Faire in Middle School
Victoria Jamieson, Dial, $12.99, 9780525429999
10. The War I Finally Won
Kimberly Brubaker Bradley, Dial, $16.99, 9780525429203
11. Drama
Raina Telgemeier, Graphix, $10.99, 9780545326995
12. Wishtree
Katherine Applegate, Feiwel & Friends, $16.99, 9781250043221
13. Dream Big Dreams: Photographs from Barack Obama’s Inspiring and Historic Presidency
Pete Souza, Little, Brown Books for Young Readers, $21.99, 9780316514392
14. The One and Only Ivan
Katherine Applegate, Patricia Castelao (Illus.), Harper, $7.99, 9780061992278
15. Hatchet
Gary Paulsen, Drew Willis (Illus.), Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers, $9.99, 9781481486293

YOUNG ADULT
1. The Hate U Give
Angie Thomas, Balzer + Bray, $17.99, 9780062498533
2. Turtles All the Way Down
John Green, Dutton Books for Young Readers, $19.99, 9780525555360
3. The Hazel Wood (An Indies Introduce Title)- Debut
Melissa Albert, Flatiron, $16.99, 9781250147905
4. The Book of Dust: La Belle Sauvage
Philip Pullman, Knopf Books for Young Readers, $22.99, 9780375815300
5. Simon vs. the Homo Sapiens Agenda (Movie Tie-in Edition)- Debut
Becky Albertalli, Balzer + Bray, $10.99, 9780062792167
6. Every Day (Movie Tie-in Edition)- Debut
David Levithan, Ember, $10.99, 9780525581611
7. Salt to the Sea
Ruta Sepetys, Penguin, $10.99, 9780142423622
8. The Cruel Prince
Holly Black, Little, Brown Books for Young Readers, $18.99, 9780316310277
9. The Book Thief
Markus Zusak, Knopf Books for Young Readers, $12.99, 9780385754729
10. Renegades
Marissa Meyer, Feiwel & Friends, $19.99, 9781250044662
11. Everything, Everything (An Indies Introduce Title)
Nicola Yoon, Ember, $10.99, 9781524769604
12. Dear Martin (An Indies Introduce Title)
Nic Stone, Crown Books for Young Readers, $17.99, 9781101939499
13. The Giver
Lois Lowry, HMH Books for Young Readers, $9.99, 9780544340688
14. One of Us Is Lying
Karen M. McManus, Delacorte Press, $17.99, 9781524714680
15. The Fault in Our Stars
John Green, Speak, $12.99, 9780142424179
 
CHILDREN’S ILLUSTRATED
1. Love
Matt de la Peña, Loren Long (Illus.), Putnam, $17.99, 9781524740917
2. Here We Are: Notes for Living on Planet Earth
Oliver Jeffers, Philomel, $19.99, 9780399167898
3. Goodnight Moon
Margaret Wise Brown, Clement Hurd (Illus.), Harper, $8.99, 9780694003617
4. Dear Girl,
Amy Krouse Rosenthal, Holly Hatam (Illus.), Paris Rosenthal, Harper, $17.99, 9780062422507
5. Click, Clack, Moo I Love You!
Doreen Cronin, Betsy Lewin (Illus.), Atheneum Books, $17.99, 9781481444965
6. Dragons Love Tacos
Adam Rubin, Daniel Salmieri (Illus.), Dial, $16.99, 9780803736801
7. The Very Hungry Caterpillar
Eric Carle, Putnam, $10.99, 9780399226908
8. Where the Wild Things Are
Maurice Sendak, Harper, $18.95, 9780060254926
9. Ada Twist, Scientist
Andrea Beaty, David Roberts (Illus.), Abrams, $17.95, 9781419721373
10. Love From the Very Hungry Caterpillar
Eric Carle, Grosset & Dunlap, $8.99, 9780448489322
11. She Persisted: 13 American Women Who Changed the World
Chelsea Clinton, Alexandra Boiger (Illus.), Philomel, $17.99, 9781524741723
12. Little Blue Truck
Alice Schertle, Jill McElmurry (Illus.), HMH Books for Young Readers, $7.99, 9780544568037
13. Llama Llama I Love You
Anna Dewdney, Viking Books for Young Readers, $5.99, 9780451469816
14. The Snowy Day
Ezra Jack Keats, Viking Books for Young Readers, $19.99, 9780670012701
15. The Word Collector- Debut
Peter H. Reynolds, Orchard Books, $17.99, 9780545865029
 
CHILDREN’S SERIES
1. Dog Man (hardcover)
Dav Pilkey, Graphix
2. Diary of a Wimpy Kid (hardcover)
Jeff Kinney, Amulet
3. Harry Potter (hardcover and paperback)
J.K. Rowling, Scholastic/Arthur A. Levine Books
4. Elephant & Piggie (hardcover)
Mo Willems, Hyperion
5. Who Was/Is…? (paperback)
Ann Waldron, et al., Penguin Workshop
6. Magic Tree House (hardcover and paperback)
Mary Pope Osborne, Sal Murdocca (Illus.), Random House
7. Captain Underpants (hardcover and paperback)
Dav Pilkey, Scholastic
8. Wings of Fire (hardcover and paperback)
Tui T. Sutherland, Scholastic
9. The Land of Stories (hardcover and paperback)
Chris Colfer, Little Brown
10. I Survived (hardcover and paperback)
Lauren Tarshis, Scholastic

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