Bestselling books the week of 1/5/17, according to IndieBound

What's selling best at independent bookstores across the America.


1. The Underground Railroad, by Colson Whitehead, Doubleday
2. Commonwealth, by Ann Patchett, Harper
3. Moonglow, by Michael Chabon, Harper
4. Swing Time, by Zadie Smith, Penguin Press
5. The Whistler, by John Grisham, Doubleday
6. A Gentleman in Moscow, by Amor Towles, Viking
7. The Spy, by Paulo Coelho, Knopf
8. All the Light We Cannot See, by Anthony Doerr, Scribner
9. Night School, by Lee Child, Delacorte
10. Small Great Things, by Jodi Picoult, Ballantine
11. Today Will Be Different, by Maria Semple, Little Brown
12. Homegoing, by Yaa Gyasi, Knopf
13. The Nix, by Nathan Hill, Knopf
14. The Trespasser, by Tana French, Viking
15. No Man's Land, by David Baldacci, Grand Central

Published Wednesday, January 4, 2017 (for the sales week ended Sunday, January 1, 2017). Based on reporting from many hundreds of independent bookstores across the United States. For information on more titles, please visit

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