Bestselling books the week of 11/21/13, according to IndieBound*

What's selling best at independent bookstores across America.


1. The Goldfinch, by Donna Tartt, Little Brown
2. Sycamore Row, by John Grisham, Doubleday
3. The Valley of Amazement, by Amy Tan, Ecco
4. The Luminaries, by Eleanor Catton, Little Brown
5. Dog Songs, by Mary Oliver, Penguin Press
6. Aimless Love, by Billy Collins, Random House
7. The First Phone Call From Heaven, by Mitch Albom, Harper
8. We Are Water, by Wally Lamb, Harper
9. The Signature of All Things, by Elizabeth Gilbert, Viking
10. The Circle, by Dave Eggers, Knopf
11. The Lowland, by Jhumpa Lahiri, Knopf
12. The Minor Adjustment Beauty Salon, by Alexander McCall Smith, Pantheon
13. S., by J.J. Abrams, Doug Dorst, Mulholland
14. Dust, by Patricia Cornwell, Putnam Adult
15. Doctor Sleep, by Stephen King, Scribner

On the Rise:
16. Tatiana, by Martin Cruz Smith, S&S
Arkady Renko unravels a mystery as complex and dangerous as modern Russia itself. A November 2013 Indie Next List Great Read.

*Published Thursday, November 21, 2013 (for the sales week ended Sunday, November 17, 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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