The Pacific Northwest Indie Bestseller List



1. The Goldfinch, Donna Tartt

2. The Storied Life of A.J. Fikry, Gabrielle Zevin

3. The Invention of Wings, Sue Monk Kidd

4. The Martian, Andy Weir

5. Raising Steam, Terry Pratchett

6. One More Thing, B.J. Novak

7. Gemini, Carol Cassella

8. Bark, Lorrie Moore

9. Words of Radiance, Brandon Sanderson

10. Shotgun Lovesongs, Nickolas Butler


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

2. The Boys in the Boat, Daniel James Brown

3. The Sixth Extinction, Elizabeth Kolbert

4. Astoria, Peter Stark

5. A Call to Action: Women, Religion, Violence, and Power, Jimmy Carter

6. Grain Brain, David Perlmutter

7. William Shakespeare’s The Empire Striketh Back, Ian Doescher

8. The Sibley Guide to Birds, David Allen Sibley

9. The Future of the Mind, Michio Kaku

10. Back in the Garden with Dulcy: The Best of the Oregonian Garden Writer Dulcy Mahar, Dulcy Mahar


1. A Tale for the Time Being, Ruth Ozeki

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

3. Beautiful Ruins, Jess Walter

4. Americanah

Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie

5. Life After Life, Kate Atkinson

6. Songs of Willow Frost, Jamie Ford

7. Orphan Train, Christina Baker Kline

8. Mr. Penumbra’s 24-Hour Bookstore, Robin Sloan

9. The Orchardist, Amanda Coplin

10. Dear Life, Alice Munro


1. Wild, Cheryl Strayed

2. Short Nights of the Shadow Catcher, Timothy Egan

3. Hyperbole and a Half, Allie Brosh

4. Show Your Work!, Austin Kleon

5. Quiet, Susan Cain

6. Orange Is the New Black, Piper Kerman

7. The Gifts of Imperfection, Brene Brown

8. The Sleepwalkers: How Europe Went to War in 1914, Christopher Clark

9. My Beloved World, Sonia Sotomayor

10. Wreck This Journal, Keri Smith

For the week ended Sunday, March 30. Based on reporting from the independent booksellers of the Pacific Northwest Booksellers Association and IndieBound. For more, visit


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