Bestselling books the week of 12/2/10, according to IndieBound*

What's selling best at independent booksellers across America.


1. Squirrel Seeks Chipmunk, by David Sedaris, Ian Falconer (Illus.), Little Brown
2. The Girl Who Kicked the Hornet's Nest, by Stieg Larsson, Knopf
3. An Object of Beauty, by Steve Martin, Grand Central
4. Freedom, by Jonathan Franzen, FSG
5. The Confession, by John Grisham, Doubleday
6. Fall of Giants, by Ken Follett, Dutton
7. The Help, by Kathryn Stockett, Amy Einhorn Books/Putnam
8. Moonlight Mile, by Dennis Lehane, Morrow
9. Hell's Corner, by David Baldacci, Grand Central
10. Room, by Emma Donoghue, Little Brown
11. Towers of Midnight, by Robert Jordan, Brandon Sanderson, Tor
12. Luka and the Fire of Life, by Salman Rushdie, Random House
13. Full Dark, No Stars, by Stephen King, Scribner
14. Our Kind of Traitor, by John le Carré, Viking
15. Cross Fire, by James Patterson, Little Brown
18. I Still Dream About You, by Fannie Flagg, Random House
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*Published Thursday, December 2, 2010 (for the sales week ended Sunday, November 28, 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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