Bestselling books the week of 1/31/13, 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 River Swimmer, by Jim Harrison, Grove Press
7. Suspect, by Robert Crais, Putnam Adult
8. The Twelve Tribes of Hattie, by Ayana Mathis, Knopf
9. This Is How You Lose Her, by Junot Díaz, Riverhead
10. Sweet Tooth, by Ian McEwan, Nan A. Talese
11. Bring Up the Bodies, by Hilary Mantel, Holt
12. A Thousand Mornings, by Mary Oliver, Penguin Press
13. Where'd You Go, Bernadette, by Maria Semple, Little Brown
14. The Casual Vacancy, by J.K. Rowling, Little Brown
15. Standing in Another Man's Grave, by Ian Rankin, Reagan Arthur Books

16. The Aviator's Wife, by Melanie Benjamin, Delacorte
Benjamin's fascinating novel of the marriage of Charles Lindbergh and Anne Morrow Lindbergh is a February 2013 Indie Next List Great Read.

*Published Thursday, January 31, 2013 (for the sales week ended Sunday, January 27, 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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