Bestselling books the week of 1/24/13, according to IndieBound*

What's selling best at independent bookstores across America.


1. Tenth of December, by George Saunders, Random House
2. Gone Girl, by Gillian Flynn, Crown
3. A Memory of Light, by Robert Jordan, Brandon Sanderson, Tor
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. Sweet Tooth, by Ian McEwan, Nan A. Talese
8. Dear Life, by Alice Munro, Knopf
9. This Is How You Lose Her, by Junot Díaz, Riverhead
10. A Thousand Mornings, by Mary Oliver, Penguin Press
11. The River Swimmer: Novellas, by Jim Harrison, Grove Press
12. Standing in Another Man's Grave, by Ian Rankin, Reagan Arthur Books
13. The Casual Vacancy, by J.K. Rowling, Little Brown
14. The Yellow Birds, by Kevin Powers, Little Brown
15. The Racketeer, by John Grisham, Doubleday

On the Rise:
17. The Fifth Assassin, by Brad Meltzer, Grand Central
 Beecher White investigates a killer in Washington, D.C. who is working to re-create the crimes of four assassins.

*Published Thursday, January 24, 2013 (for the sales week ended Sunday, January 20, 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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