Bestselling books the week of 3/1/12, 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 Paris Wife, by Paula McLain, Ballantine
 4. The Art of Fielding, by Chad Harbach, Little Brown
 5. What We Talk About When We Talk About Anne Frank, by Nathan Englander, Knopf
 6. Kill Shot, by Vince Flynn, Atria
 7. The Marriage Plot, by Jeffrey Eugenides, FSG
 8. The House I Loved, by Tatiana De Rosnay, St. Martin's
 9. 1Q84, by Haruki Murakami, Knopf
 10. State of Wonder, by Ann Patchett, Harper
 11. 11/22/63, by Stephen King, Scribner
 12. The Night Circus, by Erin Morgenstern, Doubleday
 13. Defending Jacob, by William Landay, Delacorte
 14. The Wolf Gift, by Anne Rice, Knopf
 15. A Dance With Dragons, by George R.R. Martin, Bantam

 22. Watergate, by Thomas Mallon, Pantheon
 Mallon's new novel is a remarkable retelling of the Watergate scandal, as seen through a kaleidoscope of its colorful perpetrators and investigators.

*Published Thursday, March 1, 2012 (for the sales week ended Sunday, February 26,  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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