Bestselling books the week of 2/9/17, according to IndieBound

What's selling best at independent bookstores across America.


1. Hillbilly Elegy, by J.D. Vance, Harper
2. The Hidden Life of Trees, by Peter Wohlleben, Greystone Books
3. The Undoing Project, by Michael Lewis, Norton
4. The Book of Joy, by The Dalai Lama, Archbishop Desmond Tutu, Avery
5. Born a Crime, by Trevor Noah, Spiegel & Grau
6. Killing the Rising Sun, by Bill O'Reilly, Martin Dugard, Holt
7. Between the World and Me, by Ta-Nehisi Coates, Spiegel & Grau
8. Three Days in January, by Bret Baier, Morrow
9. Tears We Cannot Stop, by Michael Eric Dyson, St. Martin's
10. The Lost City of the Monkey God, by Douglas Preston, Grand Central
11. When Breath Becomes Air, by Paul Kalanithi, Random House
12. Thank You for Being Late, by Thomas L. Friedman, FSG
13. Tools of Titans, by Timothy Ferriss, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
14. The Princess Diarist, by Carrie Fisher, Blue Rider
15. Emotional Intelligence 2.0, by Travis Bradberry, Jean Greaves, Talentsmart

Published Wednesday, February 8, 2017 (for the sales week ended Sunday, February 5, 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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