The indie bestseller list



1. The Goldfinch, Donna Tartt

2. The Invention of Wings, Sue Monk Kidd

3. The Days of Anna Madrigal,, Armistead Maupin

4. Gone Girl, Gillian Flynn

5. Dog Songs, Mary Oliver, Penguin

6. The Luminaries, Eleanor Catton

7. Under the Wide and Starry Sky, Nancy Horan

8. The Dead in Their Vaulted Arches

Alan Bradley

9. The Signature of All Things, Elizabeth Gilbert

10. Sycamore Row, John Grisham



1. Duty, Robert M. Gates,

2. David and Goliath, Malcolm Gladwell

3. Everything I Need to Know I Learned From a Little Golden Book, Diane Muldrow

4. This Is the Story of a Happy Marriage, Ann Patchett

5. I Am Malala, Malala Yousafzai

6. Grain Brain, David Perlmutter

7. The Bully Pulpit, Doris Kearns

8. The Boys in the Boat, Daniel James Brown

9. Things That Matter, Charles Krauthammer

10. Little Failure, Gary Shteyngart



1. Life After Life, Kate Atkinson

2. Dear Life, Alice Munro

3. Tenth of December, George Saunders

4. Where’d You Go, Bernadette, Maria Semple

5. Beautiful Ruins, Jess Walter,

6. A Tale for the Time Being, Ruth Ozeki

7. Me Before You, Jojo Moyes

8. The Round House, Louise Erdrich

9. The Flamethrowers, Rachel Kushner

10. A Week in Winter, Maeve Binchy,



1. Wild, Cheryl Strayed

2. The Monuments Men, Robert M. Edsel

3. Hyperbole and a Half, Allie Brosh

4. Lone Survivor, Marcus Luttrell

5. My Beloved World, Sonia Sotomayor

6. Quiet, Susan Cain

7. The Power of Habit, Charles Duhigg

8. Orange Is the New Black, Piper Kerman

9. Proof of Heaven, Eben Alexander

10. Philomena, Martin Sixsmit



1. The Catcher in the Rye, J.D. Salinger

2. A Dance With Dragons, George R.R. Martin

3. A Game of Thrones, George R.R. Martin

4. Ender’s Game, Orson Scott Card

5. Lone Survivor, Marcus Luttrell

6. A Clash of Kings, George R.R. Martin

7. To Kill a Mockingbird, Harper Lee

8. 1984, George Orwell

9. A Feast for Crows, George R.R. Martin

10. The Name of the Wind, Patrick Rothfuss


The Indie Bestseller List for the sales week ended Sunday, Jan. 26 is based on reporting from independent bookstores across the United States. For more information, visit


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