Bestselling books the week of 10/27/11, according to IndieBound*

What's selling best in independent bookstores across America.



1. The Help, by Kathryn Stockett, Berkley
2. Cutting for Stone, by Abraham Verghese, Vintage
3. Freedom, by Jonathan Franzen, Picador
4. A Visit From the Goon Squad, by Jennifer Egan, Anchor
5. Sarah's Key, by Tatiana De Rosnay, St. Martin's Griffin
6. Room, by Emma Donoghue, Back Bay
7. Squirrel Seeks Chipmunk, by David Sedaris, Ian Falconer (Illus.), Back Bay
8. Started Early, Took My Dog, by Kate Atkinson, Reagan Arthur Books
9. Major Pettigrew's Last Stand, by Helen Simonson, Random House
10. The Art of Racing in the Rain, by Garth Stein, Harper
11. A Secret Kept, by Tatiana De Rosnay, St. Martin's Griffin
12. Sing You Home, by Jodi Picoult, Atria
13. The Postmistress, by Sarah Blake, Berkley
14. Hotel on the Corner of Bitter and Sweet, by Jamie Ford, Ballantine
15. The Best American Short Stories 2011, by Geraldine Brooks, Heidi Pitlor (Eds.), Mariner

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