Bestselling books the week of 4/26/15, according to IndieBound*

Created by the American Booksellers Association, the IndieBound bestseller list uses data from hundreds of independent bookstores across the United States to determine which books are flying fastest off the shelves on any given week. Check out the full IndieBound list below.


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 Stranger, by Harlan Coben, Dutton
6. A Spool of Blue Thread, by Anne Tyler, Knopf
7. Blood on Snow, by Jo Nesbø, Knopf
8. The Fifth Gospel, by Ian Caldwell, S&S
9. The Nightingale, by Kristin Hannah, St. Martin's
10. The Harder They Come, by T.C. Boyle, Ecco
11. The Liar, by Nora Roberts, Putnam
12. Miracle at Augusta, by James Patterson, Peter De Jonge, Little Brown
13. Falling in Love, by Donna Leon, Atlantic Monthly Press
14. A Dangerous Place, by Jacqueline Winspear, Harper
15. Emma: A Modern Retelling, by Alexander McCall Smith, Pantheon

On the Rise:
20. The Dream Lover, by Elizabeth Berg, Random House
Berg's latest is a lush historical novel based on the sensuous Parisian life of the 19th-century writer George Sand.

*Published Thursday, April 23, 2015 (for the sales week ended Sunday, April 19, 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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