Bestselling books the week of 11/18/10, according to IndieBound*

What's selling best in independent bookstores across America.


1. Diary of a Wimpy Kid (hardcover), by Jeff Kinney, Amulet
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2. The Hunger Games (hardcover and paperback), by Suzanne Collins, Scholastic
3. Percy Jackson and the Olympians (hardcover and paperback), by Rick Riordan, Miramax
4. Magic Tree House (hardcover and paperback), by Mary Pope Osborne, Sal Murdocca (Illus.), Random House
5. Ivy & Bean (hardcover and paperback), by Annie Barrows, Sophie Blackall (Illus.), Chronicle
6. Harry Potter (hardcover and paperback), by J.K. Rowling, Scholastic/Arthur A. Levine Books
7. Big Nate (hardcover), by Lincoln Peirce, Harper
8. The 39 Clues (hardcover), by Margaret Patterson Haddix, et al., Scholastic
9. Fancy Nancy I Can Read Series (paperback), by Jane O'Connor, Robin Preiss Glasser (Illus.), Harper
10. The Ranger's Apprentice (hardcover and paperback), by John Flanagan, Puffin

*Published Thursday, November 18, 2010 (for the sales week ended Sunday, November 14, 2010). Based on reporting from many hundreds of independent bookstores across the United States. For information on more titles, please visit

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