Bestselling books the week of 5/24/12, according to IndieBound*

What's selling best in independent bookstores across America.


1. In One Person, by John Irving, S&S
 2. Bring Up the Bodies, by Hilary Mantel, Holt
 3. Home, by Toni Morrison, Knopf
 4. Calico Joe, by John Grisham, Doubleday
 5. Sacré Bleu, by Christopher Moore, Morrow
 6. Deadlocked, by Charlaine Harris, Ace
 7. Stolen Prey, by John Sandford, Putnam Adult
 8. A Dance With Dragons, by George R.R. Martin, Bantam
 9. The Sense of an Ending, by Julian Barnes, Knopf
 10. The Wind Through the Keyhole, by Stephen King, Scribner
 11. The Innocent, by David Baldacci, Grand Central
 12. The Paris Wife, by Paula McLain, Ballantine
 13. The Limpopo Academy of Private Detection, by Alexander McCall Smith, Pantheon
 14. The Shoemaker's Wife, by Adriana Trigiani, Harper
 15. The Beginner's Goodbye, by Anne Tyler, Knopf 

*Published Thursday, May 24, 2012 (for the sales week ended Sunday, May 20, 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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