The Pacific Northwest Indie Bestseller List



1. “Dog Songs,” by Mary Oliver

2. “The Goldfinch,” by Donna Tartt

3. “Aimless Love,” by Billy Collins

4. “The Valley of Amazement,” by Amy Tan

5. “The Luminaries,” by Eleanor Catton

6. “S.,” by J.J. Abrams

7. “Hild,” by Nicola Griffith

8. “Doctor Sleep,” by Stephen King

9. “We Are Water,” by Wally Lamb

10. “Takedown Twenty,” by Janet Evanovich


1. “I Am Malala,” by Malala Yousafzai

2. “Things That Matter,” by Charles Krauthammer

3. “The Boys in the Boat,” by Daniel James Brown

4. “Everything I Need to Know I Learned From a Little Golden Book,” by Diane Muldrow

5. “The Bully Pulpit,” by Doris Kearns Goodwin

6. “David and Goliath,” by Malcolm Gladwell

7. “Stitches,” by Anne Lamott

8. “This Is the Story of a Happy Marriage,” by Ann Patchett

9. “Shake,” by Carli Davidson

10. “The Reason I Jump,” by Naoki Higashida


1. “Dear Life,” by Alice Munro

2. “The Round House,” by Louise Erdrich

3. “Where’d You Go, Bernadette,” by Maria Semple

4. “The Orchardist,” by Amanda Coplin

5. “Beautiful Ruins,” by Jess Walter

6. “Mr. Penumbra’s 24-Hour Bookstore,” by Robin Sloan

7. “Flight Behavior,” by Barbara Kingsolver

8. “The House Girl,” by Tara Conklin

9. “The Dinner,” by Herman Koch

10. “The Bartender’s Tale,” by Ivan Doig


1. “Hyperbole and a Half,” by Allie Brosh

2. “Short Nights of the Shadow Catcher,” by Timothy Egan

3. “Wild,” by Cheryl Strayed

4. “Unlikely Loves,” by Jennifer S. Holland

5. “Quiet,” by Susan Cain

6. “Soup Night: Recipes for Creating Community Around a Pot of Soup,” by Maggie Stuckey

7. “Orange Is the New Black,” by Piper Kerman

8. “Must-See Birds of the Pacific Northwest,” by Sarah Swanson, Max Smith,

9. “Unlikely Friendships,” by Jennifer S. Holland

10. “All That the Rain Promises and More,” by David Arora

The Pacific Northwest Indie Bestseller List for the week ended Sunday, Nov. 24, is based on reporting from the independent booksellers of the Pacific Northwest Booksellers Association and IndieBound. For more information, visit


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