Bestselling books the week of 8/18/16, according to IndieBound

What's selling best at independent bookstores across America.


1. The Underground Railroad, by Colson Whitehead, Doubleday
2. The Girls, by Emma Cline, Random House
3. Truly Madly Guilty, by Liane Moriarty, Flatiron
4. The Woman in Cabin 10, by Ruth Ware, Gallery/Scout Press
5. All the Light We Cannot See, by Anthony Doerr, Scribner
6. The Black Widow, by Daniel Silva, Harper
7. Heroes of the Frontier, by Dave Eggers, Knopf
8. Dark Matter, by Blake Crouch, Crown
9. Before the Fall, by Noah Hawley, Grand Central
10. The Nightingale, by Kristin Hannah, St. Martin's
11. The Nest, by Cynthia D'Aprix Sweeney, Ecco
12. Sweetbitter, by Stephanie Danler, Knopf
13. Homegoing (An Indies Introduce Title), by Yaa Gyasi, Knopf
14. Three Sisters, Three Queens, by Philippa Gregory, Touchstone – Debut
15. Another Brooklyn, by Jacqueline Woodson, Amistad – Debut

Published Wednesday, August 17, 2016 (for the sales week ended Sunday, August 14, 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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