Bestselling books the week of 11/3/16, according to IndieBound

What's selling best at independent bookstores all across America?


1. The Whistler, by John Grisham, Doubleday – Debut
2. Commonwealth, by Ann Patchett, Harper
3. Small Great Things, by Jodi Picoult, Ballantine
4. Today Will Be Different, by Maria Semple, Little Brown
5. The Trespasser, by Tana French, Viking
6. The Underground Railroad, by Colson Whitehead, Doubleday
7. Two by Two, by Nicholas Sparks, Grand Central
8. The Woman in Cabin 10, by Ruth Ware, Gallery/Scout Press
9. A Gentleman in Moscow, by Amor Towles, Viking
10. All the Light We Cannot See, by Anthony Doerr, Scribner
11. Order to Kill, by Vince Flynn, Kyle Mills, Atria
12. Razor Girl, by Carl Hiaasen, Knopf
13. Nutshell, by Ian McEwan, Nan A. Talese
14. The Mothers, by Brit Bennett, Riverhead
15. Paris for One and Other Stories, by Jojo Moyes, Pamela Dorman Books – Debut
On the Rise:
22. Mister Monkey, by Francine Prose, Harper
With her trademark wit and verve, Prose delves into humanity's most profound mysteries: art, ambition, childhood, aging, and love. A November 2016 Indie Next List Great Read.

Published Wednesday, November 2, 2016 (for the sales week ended Sunday, October 30, 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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