Bestselling books the week of 12/15/16, according to IndieBound

What's selling best at independent bookstores across America.


1. The Underground Railroad, by Colson Whitehead, Doubleday
2. Commonwealth, by Ann Patchett, Harper
3. Moonglow, by Michael Chabon, Harper
4. The Whistler, by John Grisham, Doubleday
5. Swing Time, by Zadie Smith, Penguin Press
6. A Gentleman in Moscow, by Amor Towles, Viking
7. All the Light We Cannot See, by Anthony Doerr, Scribner
8. Night School, by Lee Child, Delacorte
9. Small Great Things, by Jodi Picoult, Ballantine
10. The Spy, by Paulo Coelho, Knopf
11. Today Will Be Different, by Maria Semple, Little Brown
12. No Man's Land, by David Baldacci, Grand Central
13. The Wrong Side of Goodbye, by Michael Connelly, Little Brown
14. News of the World, by Paulette Jiles, Morrow
15. The Mistletoe Murder: And Other Stories, by P.D. James, Knopf – Debut

Published Wednesday, December 14, 2016 (for the sales week ended Sunday, December 11, 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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