The Indie Bestseller List, 8-3-16.

The Indie Bestseller List

American Booksellers Assn.


1. The Girls, Emma Cline

2. The Black Widow, Daniel Silva

3. All the Light We Cannot See, Anthony Doerr

4. The Nest, Cynthia D'Aprix Sweeney

5. The Nightingale, Kristin Hannah

6. Before the Fall, Noah Hawley

7. Sweetbitter, Stephanie Danler

8. First Comes Love, Emily Giffin

9. The Woman in Cabin 10, Ruth Ware

10. Homegoing, Yaa Gyasi


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. White Trash, Nancy Isenberg

6. Crisis of Character, Gary J. Byrne

7. Grunt, Mary Roach

8. Tribe, Sebastian Junger

9. Shoe Dog, Phil Knight

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


1. The Girl on the Train, Paula Hawkins

2. A Man Called Ove, Fredrik Backman

3. After You, Jojo Moyes

4. Me Before You, Jojo Moyes

5. The Sympathizer, Viet Thanh Nguyen

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

7. The Little Paris Bookshop, Nina George

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

9. My Brilliant Friend, Elena Ferrante

10. In a Dark, Dark Wood, Ruth Ware


1. Modern Romance, Aziz Ansari

2. Dead Wake, Erik Larson

3. Barbarian Days, William Finnegan

4. Alexander Hamilton, Ron Chernow

5. The Wright Brothers, David McCullough

6. You Are a Badass, Jen Sincero

7. The Boys in the Boat, Daniel James Brown

8. Sick in the Head, Judd Apatow

9. H Is for Hawk, Helen Macdonald

10. Primates of Park Avenue, Wednesday Martin


1. Me Before You, Jojo Moyes

2. Make Me, Lee Child

3. Truth or Die, James Patterson, Howard Roughan

4. Gray Mountain, John Grisham

5. Depraved Heart, Patricia Cornwell

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

7. Worth Dying For, Lee Child

8. Precious Gifts, Danielle Steel

9. 1984, George Orwell

10. Code of Conduct, Brad Thor


1. The BFG, Roald Dahl

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

3. Wonder, R.J. Palacio

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

5. Roller Girl, Victoria Jamieson

6. Drama, Raina Telgemeier

7. The Secret Life of Pets: The Junior Novelization, David Lewman

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

9. Smile, Raina Telgemeier

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


1. The Book Thief, Markus Zusak

2. Nerve, Jeanne Ryan

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

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

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

6. The Giver, Lois Lowry

7. Paper Towns, John Green

8. I Am Malala, Malala Yousafzai

9. Eleanor & Park, Rainbow Rowell

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 Very Hungry Caterpillar, Eric Carle

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

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

6. Where the Wild Things Are, Maurice Sendak

7. Dory's Sea of Wonders

8. Little Blue Truck, Alice Schertle, Jill McElmurry (Illus.)

9. Good Night, Gorilla, Peggy Rathmann

10. Make Way for Ducklings, Robert McCloskey


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