Bestselling books the week of 8/2/12, according to IndieBound*

What's selling best in independent bookstores across America.


1. Fifty Shades of Grey, by E.L. James, Vintage
 2. Fifty Shades Darker, by E.L. James, Vintage
 3. Fifty Shades Freed, by E.L. James, Vintage
 4. The Night Circus, by Erin Morgenstern, Anchor
 5. State of Wonder, by Ann Patchett, Harper Perennial
 6. Rules of Civility, by Amor Towles, Penguin
 7. The Sense of an Ending, by Julian Barnes, Vintage
 8. The Art of Fielding, by Chad Harbach, Back Bay
 9. Maine, by J.Courtney Sullivan, Vintage
 10. The Language of Flowers, by Vanessa Diffenbaugh, Ballantine
 11. The Tiger's Wife, by Téa Obreht, Random House
 12. Wolf Hall, by Hilary Mantel, Picador
 13. A Discovery of Witches, by Deborah Harkness, Penguin
 14. The Cat's Table, by Michael Ondaatje, Vintage
 15. Caleb's Crossing, by Geraldine Brooks, Penguin

 21. 11/22/63, by Stephen King, Gallery
 King's dramatic novel about a man who travels back in time to prevent the JFK assassination.

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