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Bestselling books the week of 6/17/10, according to IndieBound*

What's selling best in independent bookstores across America.

By IndieBound* / June 17, 2010

Aaron Gustafson/


1. The Girl Who Kicked the Hornet's Nest, by Stieg Larsson, Knopf
2. The Help, by Kathryn Stockett, Amy Einhorn Books/Putnam
3. The Passage, by Justin Cronin, Ballantine
4. The Lion, by Nelson DeMille, Grand Central
5. Innocent, by Scott Turow, Grand Central
6. 61 Hours, by Lee Child, Delacorte
7. The Imperfectionists, by Tom Rachman, Dial
8. Island Beneath the Sea, by Isabel Allende, Harper
9. The Particular Sadness of Lemon Cake, by Aimee Bender, Doubleday
10. Matterhorn, by Karl Marlantes, Atlantic Monthly
11. The Double Comfort Safari Club, by Alexander McCall Smith, Pantheon
12. Dead in the Family, by Charlaine Harris, Ace
13. Major Pettigrew's Last Stand, by Helen Simonson, Random House
14. The Lacuna, by Barbara Kingsolver, Harper
15. This Body of Death, by Elizabeth George, Harper

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1. Medium Raw: A Bloody Valentine to the World of Food and the People Who Cook, by Anthony Bourdain, Ecco
2. Sh*t My Dad Says, by Justin Halpern, It Books
3. The Big Short, by Michael Lewis, Norton
4. Women Food and God, by Geneen Roth, Scribner
5. War, by Sebastian Junger, Twelve
6. The Last Stand, by Nathaniel Philbrick, Viking
7. Hitch-22, by Christopher Hitchens, Twelve
8. Operation Mincemeat, by Ben Macintyre, Harmony
9. Spoken From the Heart, by Laura Bush, Scribner
10. Born to Run, by Christopher McDougall, Knopf
11. The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks, by Rebecca Skloot, Crown
12. The Promise, by Jonathan Alter, S&S
13. Seaworthy: A Swordboat Captain Returns to the Sea, by Linda Greenlaw, Viking
14. Outliers, by Malcolm Gladwell, Little Brown
15. Stones Into Schools, by Greg Mortenson, Viking
21. The Shallows. by Nicholas Carr, Norton
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