Bestselling books the week of 8/23/12, 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. State of Wonder, by Ann Patchett, Harper Perennial
 5. The Night Circus, by Erin Morgenstern, Anchor
 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. The Language of Flowers, by Vanessa Diffenbaugh, Ballantine
 10. Maine, by J. Courtney Sullivan, Vintage
 11. Cloud Atlas, by David Mitchell, Random House
 12. The Cat's Table, by Michael Ondaatje, Vintage
 13. Wolf Hall, by Hilary Mantel, Picador
 14. Caleb's Crossing, by Geraldine Brooks, Penguin
 15. The Tiger's Wife, by Téa Obreht, Random House

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