Bestselling books the week of 7/18/13, according to IndieBound*

What's selling best at independent bookstores across America


1. And the Mountains Echoed, by Khaled Hosseini, Riverhead
2. The Ocean at the End of the Lane, by Neil Gaiman, Morrow
3. Inferno, by Dan Brown, Doubleday
4. Bad Monkey, by Carl Hiaasen, Knopf
5. Gone Girl, by Gillian Flynn, Crown
6. The Silver Star, by Jeannette Walls, Scribner
7. TransAtlantic, by Colum McCann, Random House
8. The Son, by Philipp Meyer, Ecco
9. Sisterland, by Curtis Sittenfeld, Random House
10. Life After Life, by Kate Atkinson, Reagan Arthur Books
11. The Yonahlossee Riding Camp for Girls, by Anton DiSclafani, Riverhead
12. The Interestings, by Meg Wolitzer, Riverhead
13. A Dance With Dragons, by George R.R. Martin, Bantam
14. The Light in the Ruins- Debut, by Chris Bohjalian, Doubleday
15. Hidden Order- Debut, by Brad Thor, Atria
On the Rise:
19. The Illusion of Separateness, by Simon Van Booy, Harper
Van Booy's harrowing and enchanting story of how one man's act of mercy during World War II changed the lives of strangers is a July 2013 Indie Next List Great Read.

*Published Thursday, July 18, 2013 (for the sales week ended Sunday, July 14, 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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