Bestselling books the week of 1/19/12, according to IndieBound*

What's selling best in independent bookstores across America.


1. Death Comes to Pemberley, by P.D. James, Knopf
 2. Believing the Lie, by Elizabeth George, Dutton
 3. The Sense of an Ending, by Julian Barnes, Knopf
 4. The Paris Wife, by Paula McLain, Ballantine
 5. 11/22/63, by Stephen King, Scribner
 6. The Girl Who Kicked the Hornet's Nest, by Stieg Larsson, Knopf
 7. State of Wonder, by Ann Patchett, Harper
 8. The Night Circus, by Erin Morgenstern, Doubleday
 9. 1Q84, by Haruki Murakami, Knopf
 10. The Marriage Plot, by Jeffrey Eugenides, FSG
 11. The Art of Fielding, by Chad Harbach, Little Brown
 12. The Orphan Master's Son, by Adam Johnson, Random House
 13. A Dance With Dragons, by George R.R. Martin, Bantam
 14. The Cat's Table, by Michael Ondaatje, Knopf
 15. The Litigators, by John Grisham, Doubleday

 16. How It All Began, by Penelope Lively, Viking
 Lively's latest novel explores the powerful role of chance in people's lives and the surprising ways lives intersect.

Published Thursday, January 19, 2012 (for the sales week ended Sunday, January 15, 2012). Based on reporting from many hundreds of independent bookstores across the United States. For information on more titles, please visit

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