Bestselling books the week of 5/12/13, according to IndieBound*

What's selling best in independent bookstores across America.



1. The Great Gatsby, by F. Scott Fitzgerald, Scribner
2. Beautiful Ruins, by Jess Walter, Harper Perennial
3. Where'd You Go, Bernadette, by Maria Semple, Back Bay
4. The Orphan Master's Son, by Adam Johnson, Random House
5. The Light Between Oceans, by M.L. Stedman, Scribner
6. The Art Forger, by B.A. Shapiro, Algonquin
7. The Language of Flowers, by Vanessa Diffenbaugh, Ballantine
8. The Yellow Birds, by Kevin Powers, Back Bay
9. Bring Up the Bodies, by Hilary Mantel, Picador USA
10. The Orchardist, by Amanda Coplin, Harper Perennial
11. The Paris Wife, by Paula McLain, Ballantine
12. Broken Harbor, by Tana French, Penguin
13. Istanbul Passage, by Joseph Kanon, Washington Square Press
14. The Unlikely Pilgrimage of Harold Fry, by Rachel Joyce, Random House
15. Phantom, by Jo Nesbø, Vintage

On the Rise:
19. City of Women, by David R. Gillham, Berkley
Gillham's extraordinary novel explores what happens to ordinary people thrust into extraordinary times, and how the choices they make can be the difference between life and death.

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