Bestselling books the week of 8/15/13, according to IndieBound*

What's selling best at independent bookstores across America 



1. Zealot, by Reza Aslan, Random House
2. Let's Explore Diabetes With Owls, by David Sedaris, Little Brown
3. This Town, by Mark Leibovich, Blue Rider
4. William Shakespeare's Star Wars, by Ian Doescher, Quirk
5. Lean In, by Sheryl Sandberg, Knopf
6. I Could Pee on This, by Francesco Marciuliano, Chronicle
7. Grumpy Cat: A Grumpy Book, by Grumpy Cat, Chronicle
8. I Could Chew on This, by Francesco Marciuliano, Chronicle
9. Lawrence in Arabia: War, Deceit, Imperial Folly and the Making of the Modern Middle East- Debut, by Scott Anderson, Doubleday
10. The Boys in the Boat, by Daniel James Brown, Viking
11. Jerusalem: A Cookbook, by Yotam Ottolenghi, Sami Tamimi, Ten Speed Press
12. The Telling Room, by Michael Paterniti, Dial
13. Unbroken, by Laura Hillenbrand, Random House
14. Darth Vader and Son, by Jeffrey Brown, Chronicle
15. Collision 2012: Obama vs. Romney and the Future of Elections in America- Debut, by Dan Balz, Viking
On the Rise:
19. These Few Precious Days, by Christopher Andersen, Gallery
Andersen's intimate, behind-the-scenes look at John and Jackie Kennedy's final year together. 

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