Bestselling books the week of 5/19/16, according to IndieBound*

What's getting readers hooked at independent bookstores across America?


1. Everybody's Fool, by Richard Russo, Knopf
2. The Nest, by Cynthia D'Aprix Sweeney, Ecco
3. Zero K, by Don DeLillo, Scribner
4. LaRose, by Louise Erdrich, Harper - Debut
5. All the Light We Cannot See, by Anthony Doerr, Scribner
6. The Girl on the Train, by Paula Hawkins, Riverhead
7. The Last Mile, by David Baldacci, Grand Central
8. Eligible, by Curtis Sittenfeld, Random House
9. The Nightingale, by Kristin Hannah, St. Martin's
10. Everyone Brave Is Forgiven, by Chris Cleave, S&S
11. 15th Affair, by James Patterson, Maxine Paetro, Little Brown
12. The Noise of Time, by Julian Barnes, Knopf - Debut
13. Imagine Me Gone, by Adam Haslett, Little Brown - Debut
14. Miller's Valley, by Anna Quindlen, Random House
15. The Summer Before the War, by Helen Simonson, Random House

On the Rise:
16. Redemption Road, by John Hart, Thomas Dunne Books
Brimming with tension, secrets, and betrayal, Redemption Road proves again that John Hart is a master of the literary thriller. A May 2016 Indie Next List Great Read.

*The Indie Bestseller List
Published Wednesday, May 18, 2016 (for the sales week ended Sunday, May 15, 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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