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

What's selling best in independent bookstores across America.



1. The Passage of Power: The Years of Lyndon Johnson, by Robert A. Caro, Knopf
 2. Lots of Candles, Plenty of Cake, by Anna Quindlen, Random House
 3. Drift, by Rachel Maddow, Crown
 4. Wild, by Cheryl Strayed, Knopf
 5. I Am a Pole (and So Can You!), by Stephen Colbert, Paul Hildebrandt (Illus.), Grand Central
 6. Are You My Mother?, by Alison Bechdel, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
 7. Imagine, by Jonah Lehrer, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
 8. Prague Winter, by Madeleine Albright, Harper
 9. Unbroken, by Laura Hillenbrand, Random House
 10. End This Depression Now!, by Paul Krugman, Norton
 11. This Is How, by Augusten Burroughs, St. Martin's
 12. Darth Vader and Son, by Jeffrey Brown, Chronicle
 13. Let's Pretend This Never Happened, by Jenny Lawson, Amy Einhorn Books/Putnam
 14. The Art of Intelligence: Lessons From a Life in the CIA's Clandestine Service, by Henry A. Crumpton, Penguin Press
 15. Quiet, by Susan Cain, Crown

 16. 10 1/2 Things No Commencement Speaker Has Ever Said, by Charles Wheelan, Peter Steiner (Illus.), Norton
 Refreshingly honest advice and observations on happiness, success, and the world lurking beyond the campus gates.

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