Bestselling books the week of 2/3/17, according to IndieBound

What's selling best in independent bookstores all across America.


1. Hillbilly Elegy, by J.D. Vance, Harper
2. The Undoing Project, by Michael Lewis, Norton
3. The Hidden Life of Trees, by Peter Wohlleben, Greystone Books
4. The Book of Joy, by The Dalai Lama, Archbishop Desmond Tutu, Avery
5. Born a Crime, by Trevor Noah, Spiegel & Grau
6. The Princess Diarist, by Carrie Fisher, Blue Rider
7. The Lost City of the Monkey God, by Douglas Preston, Grand Central
8. Between the World and Me, by Ta-Nehisi Coates, Spiegel & Grau
9. Killing the Rising Sun, by Bill O'Reilly, Martin Dugard, Holt
10. When Breath Becomes Air, by Paul Kalanithi, Random House
11. Three Days in January, by Bret Baier, Morrow
12. Tools of Titans, by Timothy Ferriss, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
13. Thank You for Being Late, by Thomas L. Friedman, FSG
14. Tears We Cannot Stop: A Sermon to White America, by Michael Eric Dyson, St. Martin's – Debut
15. Insane Clown President: Dispatches from the 2016 Circus, by Matt Taibbi, Spiegel & Grau – Debut

Published Wednesday, February 1, 2017 (for the sales week ended Sunday, January 29, 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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