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Bestselling books the week of 4/21/16, according to IndieBound*

What's selling best at independent bookstores around the country?


1. The Nest, by Cynthia D'Aprix Sweeney, Ecco
2. All the Light We Cannot See, by Anthony Doerr, Scribner
3. Miller's Valley, by Anna Quindlen, Random House
4. The Girl on the Train, by Paula Hawkins, Riverhead
5. The Nightingale, by Kristin Hannah, St. Martin's
6. Journey to Munich, by Jacqueline Winspear, Harper
7. Fool Me Once, by Harlan Coben, Dutton
8. The Summer Before the War, by Helen Simonson, Random House
9. Lilac Girls, by Martha Hall Kelly, Ballantine - Debut
10. My Name Is Lucy Barton, by Elizabeth Strout, Random House
11. The Little Red Chairs, by Edna O'Brien, Little Brown
12. The Swans of Fifth Avenue, by Melanie Benjamin, Delacorte
13. Fates and Furies, by Lauren Groff, Riverhead
14. The Murder of Mary Russell, by Laurie R. King, Bantam
15. The Obsession, by Nora Roberts, Berkley - Debut

On the Rise:
18. The Last Painting of Sara de Vos, by Dominic Smith, Sarah Crichton Books
Smith's fascinating novel about a rare 17th-century painting linking three lives over three centuries is an April 2016 Indie Next List Great Read.

*The Indie Bestseller List
Published Wednesday, April 20, 2016 (for the sales week ended Sunday, April 17, 2016). Based on reporting from many hundreds of independent bookstores across the United States. For information on more titles, please visit

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