Bestselling books the week of 10/4/12, according to IndieBound*

What's selling best at independent bookstores across America.


1. The Casual Vacancy, by J.K. Rowling, Little Brown
 2. Gone Girl, by Gillian Flynn, Crown
 3. Winter of the World, by Ken Follett, Dutton
 4. Telegraph Avenue, by Michael Chabon, Harper
 5. This Is How You Lose Her, by Junot Díaz, Riverhead
 6. A Wanted Man, by Lee Child, Delacorte
 7. The Time Keeper, by Mitch Albom, Hyperion
 8. NW, by Zadie Smith, Penguin Press
 9. Where'd You Go, Bernadette, by Maria Semple, Little Brown
 10. A Dance With Dragons, by George R.R. Martin, Bantam
 11. The Yellow Birds, by Kevin Powers, Little Brown
 12. The Beautiful Mystery, by Louise Penny, Minotaur
 13. Sutton, by J.R. Moehringer, Hyperion
 14. The Light Between Oceans, by M.L. Stedman, Scribner
 15. San Miguel, by T.C. Boyle, Viking

*Published Thursday, October 4, 2012 (for the sales week ended Sunday, September 30, 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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