Bestselling books the week of 4/12/15, according to IndieBound*

What's selling best in independent bookstores across America.


1. The Girl on the Train, by Paula Hawkins, Riverhead
 2. All the Light We Cannot See, by Anthony Doerr, Scribner
 3. The Buried Giant, by Kazuo Ishiguro, Knopf
 4. At the Water's Edge, by Sara Gruen, Spiegel & Grau
 5. The Fifth Gospel, by Ian Caldwell, S&S
 6. The Harder They Come, by T.C. Boyle, Ecco
 7. A Spool of Blue Thread, by Anne Tyler, Knopf
 8. The Nightingale, by Kristin Hannah, St. Martin's
 9. The Stranger, by Harlan Coben, Dutton
 10. Blood on Snow, by Jo Nesbø, Knopf (Debut)
 11. Falling in Love, Donna Leon, Atlantic Monthly Press (Debut)
 12. World Gone By, by Dennis Lehane, Morrow
 13. A Dangerous Place, by Jacqueline Winspear, Harper
 14. Leaving Berlin, by Joseph Kanon, Atria
 15. Trigger Warning, by Neil Gaiman, Morrow
 On the Rise:
 16. Emma: A Modern Retelling, by Alexander McCall Smith, Pantheon
 The bestselling author of the No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency series deftly escorts Jane Austen's beloved, meddlesome heroine into the 21st century in this delightfully inventive retelling.

*Published Thursday, April 16, 2015 (for the sales week ended Sunday, April 12, 2015). Based on reporting from many hundreds of independent bookstores across the United States. For information on more titles, please visit 

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