Bestselling books the week of 10/3/13, according to IndieBound*

What's selling best at independent bookstores across America.


1. Doctor Sleep, by Stephen King, Scribner
2. The Lowland, by Jhumpa Lahiri, Knopf
3. Bleeding Edge, by Thomas Pynchon, Penguin Press
4. W Is for Wasted, by Sue Grafton, Putnam
5. And the Mountains Echoed, by Khaled Hosseini, Riverhead
6. The Longest Ride, by Nicholas Sparks, Grand Central
7. Never Go Back, by Lee Child, Delacorte
8. The Cuckoo's Calling, by Robert Galbraith, Mulholland
9. Someone, by Alice McDermott, FSG
10. MaddAddam, by Margaret Atwood, Nan A. Talese
11. The Ocean at the End of the Lane, by Neil Gaiman, Morrow
12. Gone Girl, by Gillian Flynn, Crown
13. How the Light Gets In, by Louise Penny, Minotaur
14. Dissident Gardens, by Jonathan Lethem, Doubleday
15. The Quest, by Nelson DeMille, Center Street

*Published Thursday, October 3, 2013 (for the sales week ended Sunday, September 29, 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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