Bestselling books the week of Aug.11, 2016, according to IndieBound

What's selling best in independent bookstores across America?


1. The Girls, by Emma Cline, Random House
2. The Underground Railroad, by Colson Whitehead, Doubleday – Debut
3. Truly Madly Guilty, by Liane Moriarty, Flatiron
4. All the Light We Cannot See, by Anthony Doerr, Scribner
5. The Black Widow, by Daniel Silva, Harper
6. The Woman in Cabin 10, by Ruth Ware, Gallery/Scout Press
7. Heroes of the Frontier, by Dave Eggers, Knopf
8. Dark Matter, by Blake Crouch, Crown, Debut
9. The Nightingale, by Kristin Hannah, St. Martin's
10. The Nest, by Cynthia D'Aprix Sweeney, Ecco
11. Before the Fall, by Noah Hawley, Grand Central
12. Homegoing, Yaa Gyasi, Knopf
13. Sweetbitter, by Stephanie Danler, Knopf
14. First Comes Love, by Emily Giffin, Ballantine
15. Bullseye, by James Patterson, Michael Ledwidge, Little Brown – Debut
On the Rise:
19. Bright, Precious Days, by Jay McInerney, Knopf
A sexy, vibrant, cross-generational New York story by the bestselling author of Bright Lights, Big City.

*Published Wednesday, August 10, 2016 (for the sales week ended Sunday, August 7, 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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