Bestselling books the week of 2/23/12, according to IndieBound*

What's selling best in independent bookstores across America.



1. Death Comes to Pemberley, by P.D. James, Knopf
 2. The Sense of an Ending, by Julian Barnes, Knopf
 3. The Art of Fielding, by Chad Harbach, Little Brown
 4. Kill Shot, by Vince Flynn, Atria
 5. The Paris Wife, by Paula McLain, Ballantine
 6. What We Talk About When We Talk About Anne Frank: Stories, by Nathan Englander
 7. The Marriage Plot, by Jeffrey Eugenides, FSG
 8. The Wolf Gift, by Anne Rice, Knopf
 9. State of Wonder, by Ann Patchett, Harper
 10. 11/22/63, by Stephen King, Scribner
 11. Raylan, by Elmore Leonard, Morrow
 12. The Orphan Master's Son, by Adam Johnson, Random House
 13. Believing the Lie, by Elizabeth George, Dutton
 14. The Night Circus, by Erin Morgenstern, Doubleday
 15. Defending Jacob, by William Landay, Delacorte

 18. The House I Loved, by Tatiana De Rosnay, St. Martin's
 A poignant story of one woman’s indelible strength, and an ode to Paris, where houses harbor the joys and sorrows of their inhabitants.

*Published Thursday, February 23, 2012 (for the sales week ended Sunday, February 19,  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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