Bestselling books the week of 7/19/12, according to IndieBound*

What's selling best in independent bookstores across America.


1. Shadow of Night, by Deborah Harkness, Viking
 2. Gone Girl, by Gillian Flynn, Crown
 3. Mission to Paris, by Alan Furst, Random House
 4. Canada, by Richard Ford, Ecco
 5. Beautiful Ruins, by Jess Walter, Harper
 6. The Age of Miracles, by Karen Thompson Walker, Random House
 7. The Prisoner of Heaven, by Carlos Ruiz Zafón, Harper
 8. A Hologram for the King, by Dave Eggers, McSweeney's
 9. Bring Up the Bodies, by Hilary Mantel, Holt
 10. Gold, by Chris Cleave, S&S
 11. A Dance With Dragons, by George R.R. Martin, Bantam
 12. In One Person, by John Irving, S&S
 13. The Paris Wife, by Paula McLain, Ballantine
 14. Calico Joe, by John Grisham, Doubleday
 15. Sacré Bleu, by Christopher Moore, Morrow

 22. The Impeachment of Abraham Lincoln, by Stephen L. Carter, Knopf
 Carter's new novel is a daring re-imagining of one of the most tumultuous periods in U.S. history.

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