Bestselling books the week of 5/12/16, according to IndieBound*

What's flying fastest off the shelves at independent bookstores across America?


1. The Nest, by Cynthia D'Aprix Sweeney, Ecco
2. Everybody's Fool, by Richard Russo, Knopf - Debut
3. All the Light We Cannot See, by Anthony Doerr, Scribner
4. Zero K, by Don DeLillo, Scribner - Debut
5. The Girl on the Train, by Paula Hawkins, Riverhead
6. The Last Mile, by David Baldacci, Grand Central
7. Miller's Valley, by Anna Quindlen, Random House
8. The Nightingale, by Kristin Hannah, St. Martin's
9. Eligible, by Curtis Sittenfeld, Random House
10. 15th Affair, by James Patterson, Maxine Paetro, Little Brown - Debut
11. Everyone Brave Is Forgiven, by Chris Cleave - Debut
12. The Summer Before the War, by Helen Simonson, Random House
13. My Name Is Lucy Barton, by Elizabeth Strout, Random House
14. The Little Red Chairs, by Edna O'Brien, Little Brown
15. Lilac Girls, by Martha Hall Kelly, Ballantine

*The Indie Bestseller List
Published Wednesday, May 11, 2016 (for the sales week ended Sunday, May 8, 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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