The Indie Bestseller List, 7-20-16.

The Indie Bestseller List

American Booksellers Assn.


1. The Girls, Emma Cline

2. All the Light We Cannot See, Anthony Doerr

3. The Girl on the Train, Paula Hawkins

4. The Nest, Cynthia D'Aprix Sweeney

5. Homegoing, Yaa Gyasi

6. Sweetbitter, Stephanie Danler

7. Before the Fall, Noah Hawley

8. Barkskins, Annie Proulx

9. The Nightingale, Kristin Hannah

10. First Comes Love, Emily Giffin


1. When Breath Becomes Air, Paul Kalanithi

2. Between the World and Me, Ta-Nehisi Coates

3. The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up, Marie Kondo

4. Hamilton: The Revolution, Lin-Manuel Miranda, Jeremy McCarter

5. Tribe, Sebastian Junger

6. Grunt, Mary Roach

7. Shoe Dog, Phil Knight

8. White Trash, Nancy Isenberg

9. But What If We're Wrong?, Chuck Klosterman

10. The Gene, Siddhartha Mukherjee


1. Me Before You, Jojo Moyes

2. A Man Called Ove, Fredrik Backman

3. The Girl in the Spider's Web, David Lagercrantz

4. The Sympathizer, Viet Thanh Nguyen

5. The Little Paris Bookshop, Nina George

6. My Brilliant Friend, Elena Ferrante

7. My Grandmother Asked Me to Tell You She's Sorry, Fredrik Backman

8. Circling the Sun, Paula McLain

9. Our Souls at Night, Kent Haruf

10. A Spool of Blue Thread, Anne Tyler


1. Modern Romance, Aziz Ansari

2. Alexander Hamilton, Ron Chernow

3. Dead Wake, Erik Larson

4. Barbarian Days, William Finnegan

5. The Wright Brothers, David McCullough

6. The Boys in the Boat, Daniel James Brown

7. You Are a Badass, Jen Sincero

8. Sick in the Head, Judd Apatow

9. H Is for Hawk, Helen Macdonald

10. Night, Elie Wiesel


1. Me Before You, Jojo Moyes

2. A Game of Thrones, George R.R. Martin

3. Depraved Heart, Patricia Cornwell

4. Gray Mountain, John Grisham

5. Truth or Die, James Patterson, Howard Roughan

6. Make Me, Lee Child

7. Precious Gifts, Danielle Steel

8. Worth Dying For, Lee Child

9. Patriot, Ted Bell

10. Bossypants, Tina Fey


1. The BFG, Roald Dahl

2. The Trials of Apollo: The Hidden Oracle, Rick Riordan

3. Wonder, R.J. Palacio

4. Raymie Nightingale, Kate DiCamillo

5. The Misadventures of Max Crumbly: Locker Hero, Rachel Renee Russell

6. Pax, Sara Pennypacker, Jon Klassen (Illus.)

7. Drama, Raina Telgemeier

8. Roller Girl, Victoria Jamieson

9. The War That Saved My Life, Kimberly Brubaker Bradley

10. Smile, Raina Telgemeier


1. The Book Thief, Markus Zusak

2. Saint Anything, Sarah Dessen

3. The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian, Sherman Alexie, Ellen Forney (Illus.)

4. The Giver, Lois Lowry

5. Magnus Chase and the Gods of Asgard: The Sword of Summer, Rick Riordan

6. Looking for Alaska (Special 10th Anniversary Edition), John Green

7. Paper Towns, John Green

8. Eleanor & Park, Rainbow Rowell

9. An Abundance of Katherines, John Green

10. The Fault in Our Stars, John Green


1. Goodnight Moon, Margaret Wise Brown, Clement Hurd (Illus.)

2. Where's Waldo?, Martin Handford

3. The Day the Crayons Quit, Drew Daywalt, Oliver Jeffers (Illus.)

4. The Very Hungry Caterpillar, Eric Carle

5. The Day the Crayons Came Home, Drew Daywalt, Oliver Jeffers (Illus.)

6. Oh, the Places You'll Go!, Dr. Seuss

7. Where the Wild Things Are, Maurice Sendak

8. Pat the Bunny, Dorothy Kunhardt

9. Brown Bear, Brown Bear, What Do You See?, Bill Martin, Eric Carle (Illus.)

10. Dory's Sea of Wonders


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