Bestselling books the week of 1/26/17, according to IndieBound

What's selling best at independent bookstores across America.


1. Hillbilly Elegy, by J.D. Vance, Harper
2. The Undoing Project, by Michael Lewis, Norton
3. Born a Crime, by Trevor Noah, Spiegel & Grau
4. The Book of Joy, by The Dalai Lama and Archbishop Desmond Tutu, Avery
5. The Hidden Life of Trees, by Peter Wohlleben, Greystone Books
6. The Princess Diarist, by Carrie Fisher, Blue Rider
7. Three Days in January, by Bret Baier, Morrow
8. When Breath Becomes Air, by Paul Kalanithi, Random House
9. The Lost City of the Monkey God, by Douglas Preston, Grand Central
10. Killing the Rising Sun, by Bill O'Reilly and Martin Dugard, Holt
11. Between the World and Me, by Ta-Nehisi Coates, Spiegel & Grau
12. Thank You for Being Late, by Thomas L. Friedman, FSG
13. Upstream, by Mary Oliver, Penguin Press
14. Tools of Titans, by Timothy Ferriss, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
15. Scrappy Little Nobody, by Anna Kendrick, Touchstone

Published Wednesday, January 25, 2017 (for the sales week ended Sunday, January 22, 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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