Bestselling books the week of 4/29/13, according to IndieBound*

What's selling best in independent bookstores across America.


1. Let's Explore Diabetes With Owls, by David Sedaris, Little Brown
2. Cooked: A Natural History of Transformation, by Michael Pollan, Penguin Press
3. Lean In, by Sheryl Sandberg, Knopf
4. Gulp, by Mary Roach, Norton
5. I Could Pee on This, by Francesco Marciuliano, Chronicle
6. It's All Good, by Gwyneth Paltrow, Grand Central
7. Vader's Little Princess, by Jeffrey Brown, Chronicle
8. The Drunken Botanist, by Amy Stewart, Algonquin
9. Dirty Wars: The World Is a Battlefield, by Jeremy Scahill, Nation Books
10. My Beloved World, by Sonia Sotomayor, Knopf
11. Help, Thanks, Wow, by Anne Lamott, Riverhead
12. Behind the Beautiful Forevers, by Katherine Boo, Random House
13. The Way of the Knife, by Mark Mazzetti, Penguin Press
14. Mom & Me & Mom, by Maya Angelou, Random House
15. Unbroken, by Laura Hillenbrand, Random House

On the Rise:
22. The Plantagenets: The Warrior Kings and Queens Who Made England, by Dan Jones, Viking
 Brown's brilliantly entertaining new book looks at the era of chivalry, of Robin Hood and the Knights Templar, the Black Death, the founding of Parliament, the Black Prince, and the Hundred Year's War.

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