Bestselling books the week of 10/11/12, 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. Phantom, by Jo Nesbø, Knopf
 7. Live By Night, by Dennis Lehane, Morrow
 8. A Wanted Man, by Lee Child, Delacorte
 9. In Sunlight and in Shadow, by Mark Helprin, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
 10. The Round House, by Louise Erdrich, Harper
 11. The Time Keeper, by Mitch Albom, Hyperion
 12. NW, by Zadie Smith, Penguin Press
 13. Where'd You Go, Bernadette, by Maria Semple, Little Brown
 14. Mad River, by John Sandford, Putnam Adult
 15. A Dance With Dragons, by George R.R. Martin, Bantam


16. Blasphemy: New and Selected Stories, by Sherman Alexie, Grove Press
 A bold new collection of stories by the PEN/Faulkner award–winning author of War Dances

*Published Thursday, October 11, 2012 (for the sales week ended Sunday, October 7,  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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