Bestselling books the week of 12/20/12, according to IndieBound*

What's selling best at independent bookstores across America.


1. Flight Behavior, by Barbara Kingsolver, Harper
 2. The Round House, by Louise Erdrich, Harper
 3. Gone Girl, by Gillian Flynn, Crown
 4. The Casual Vacancy, by J.K. Rowling, Little Brown
 5. Sweet Tooth, by Ian McEwan, Nan A. Talese
 6. Dear Life, by Alice Munro, Knopf
 7. Bring Up the Bodies, by Hilary Mantel, Holt
 8. The Racketeer, by John Grisham, Doubleday
 9. A Thousand Mornings, by Mary Oliver, Penguin Press
 10. The Twelve Tribes of Hattie, by Ayana Mathis, Random House
 11. The Yellow Birds, by Kevin Powers, Little Brown
 12. The Black Box, by Michael Connelly, Little Brown
 13. The Art Forger, by B.A. Shapiro, Algonquin
 14. Winter of the World, by Ken Follett, Dutton
 15. NW, by Zadie Smith, Penguin Press

*Published Thursday, December 20, 2012 (for the sales week ended Sunday, December 16, 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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