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

What's selling best in independent bookstores across America.


1. 1Q84, by Haruki Murakami, Knopf, 
 2. The Litigators, by John Grisham, Doubleday
 3. The Marriage Plot, by Jeffrey Eugenides, FSG
 4. The Sense of an Ending, by Julian Barnes, Knopf
 5. The Cat's Table, by Michael Ondaatje, Knopf
 6. The Night Circus, by Erin Morgenstern, Doubleday
 7. The Paris Wife, by Paula McLain, Ballantine
 8. The Best of Me, by Nicholas Sparks, Grand Central
 9. State of Wonder, by Ann Patchett, Harper
 10. The Art of Fielding, by Chad Harbach, Little Brown
 11. Damned, by Chuck Palahniuk, Doubleday
 12. The Affair, by Lee Child, Delacorte
 13. The Dovekeepers, by Alice Hoffman, Scribner
 14. Zone One, by Colson Whitehead, Doubleday
 15. A Dance With Dragons, by George R.R. Martin, Bantam

18. The Stranger's Child by Alan Hollinghurst, Knopf
A masterful century-spanning saga about a love triangle by the Man Booker Prize-winning author of "The Line of Beauty."

*Published Thursday, November 3, 2011 (for the sales week ended Sunday, October 30, 2011). Based on reporting from many hundreds of independent bookstores across the United States. For information on more titles, please visit

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