The Indie Bestseller List, 5-4-16.

The Indie Bestseller List

American Booksellers Assn.


1. The Nest, Cynthia D'Aprix Sweeney

2. All the Light We Cannot See, Anthony Doerr

3. The Girl on the Train, Paula Hawkins

4. The Last Mile, David Baldacci

5. Miller's Valley, Anna Quindlen

6. The Nightingale, Kristin Hannah

7. Eligible, Curtis Sittenfeld

8. Fool Me Once, Harlan Coben

9. Journey to Munich, Jacqueline Winspear

10. The Summer Before the War, Helen Simonson


1. When Breath Becomes Air, Paul Kalanithi

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

3. Lab Girl, Hope Jahren

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

5. The Rainbow Comes and Goes, Anderson Cooper, Gloria Vanderbilt

6. Seven Brief Lessons on Physics, Carlo Rovelli

7. Being Mortal, Atul Gawande

8. The Third Wave, Steve Case

9. Smarter Faster Better, Charles Duhigg

10. Lust & Wonder, Augusten Burroughs


1. The Little Paris Bookshop, Nina George

2. My Brilliant Friend, Elena Ferrante

3. Me Before You, Jojo Moyes

4. The Sympathizer, Viet Thanh Nguyen

5. A Man Called Ove, Fredrik Backman

6. Brooklyn, Colm Toibin

7. A Little Life, Hanya Yanagihara

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

9. Luckiest Girl Alive, Jessica Knoll

10. Euphoria, Lily King


1. H Is for Hawk, Helen Macdonald

2. Dead Wake, Erik Larson

3. Alexander Hamilton, Ron Chernow

4. The Boys in the Boat, Daniel James Brown

5. You Are a Badass, Jen Sincero

6. The Big Short, Michael Lewis

7. HBR's 10 Must Reads on Emotional Intelligence

8. Yes Please, Amy Poehler

9. The Soul of an Octopus, Sy Montgomery

10. Between You & Me, Mary Norris


1. Make Me, Lee Child

2. The English Spy, Daniel Silva

3. The Night Manager, John le Carré

4. The Stranger, Harlan Coben

5. Finders Keepers, Stephen King

6. Tom Clancy Under Fire, Grant Blackwood

7. Gray Mountain, John Grisham

8. Memory Man, David Baldacci

9. The Melody Lingers On, Mary Higgins Clark

10. Invisible, James Patterson, David Ellis


1. Raymie Nightingale, Kate DiCamillo

2. Demigods & Magicians: Percy and Annabeth Meet the Kanes, Rick Riordan

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

4. The BFG, Roald Dahl, Quentin Blake (Illus.)

5. The Wild Robot, Peter Brown

6. Booked, Kwame Alexander

7. Roller Girl, Victoria Jamieson

8. Smile, Raina Telgemeier

9. Drama, Raina Telgemeier

10. Wonder, R.J. Palacio


1. Paper Towns, John Green

2. The Book Thief, Markus Zusak

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

4. Lady Midnight, Cassandra Clare

5. Nimona, Noelle Stevenson

6. The Fault in Our Stars, John Green

7. Salt to the Sea, Ruta Sepetys

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

9. The Giver, Lois Lowry

10. I'll Give You the Sun, Jandy Nelson


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