Bestselling books the week of 12/19/13, according to IndieBound*

What's selling best at independent bookstores across America.


1. The Goldfinch, by Donna Tartt, Little Brown
2. Dog Songs, by Mary Oliver, Penguin Press
3. Sycamore Row, by John Grisham, Doubleday
4. The First Phone Call From Heaven, by Mitch Albom, Harper
5. The Valley of Amazement, by Amy Tan, Ecco
6. Aimless Love, by Billy Collins, Random House
7. The Luminaries, by Eleanor Catton, Little Brown
8. The Signature of All Things, by Elizabeth Gilbert, Viking
9. The Gods of Guilt, by Michael Connelly, Little Brown
10. The Lowland, by Jhumpa Lahiri, Knopf
11. The Circle, by Dave Eggers, Knopf
12. The Good Lord Bird, by James McBride, Riverhead
13. S., by J.J. Abrams, Doug Dorst, Mulholland
14. Doctor Sleep, by Stephen King, Scribner
15. And the Mountains Echoed, by Khaled Hosseini, Riverhead

On the Rise:
19. Brown Dog, by Jim Harrison, Grove Press
Harrison's collection of novellas featuring Brown Dog, a bawdy, reckless, down-on-his-luck Michigan Indian, is a December 2013 Indie Next List Great Read.

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