Bestselling books the week of 1/17/13, according to IndieBound*

What's selling best at independent bookstores across America.


1. A Memory of Light, by Robert Jordan, Brandon Sanderson, Tor
2. Gone Girl, by Gillian Flynn, Crown
3. Tenth of December: Stories, by George Saunders, Random House
4. Flight Behavior, by Barbara Kingsolver, Harper
5. The Round House, by Louise Erdrich, Harper
6. The Twelve Tribes of Hattie, by Ayana Mathis, Knopf
7. Dear Life, by Alice Munro, Knopf,
8. Sweet Tooth, by Ian McEwan, Nan A. Talese
9. This Is How You Lose Her, by Junot Díaz, Riverhead
10. Bring Up the Bodies, by Hilary Mantel, Holt
11. A Thousand Mornings, by Mary Oliver, Penguin Press
12. The Casual Vacancy, by J.K. Rowling, Little Brown
13. The Racketeer, by John Grisham, Doubleday
14. The Yellow Birds, by Kevin Powers, Little Brown
15. The Last Runaway, by Tracy Chevalier, Dutton

On The Rise:
17. Me Before You, by Jojo Moyes, Pamela Dorman/Viking
This memorable love story about two people who couldn’t have less in common is a January 2013 Indie Next List Great Read.

*Published Thursday, January 17, 2013 (for the sales week ended Sunday, January 13, 2013). Based on reporting from many hundreds of independent bookstores across the United States. For information on more titles, please visit

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