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The Southern Indie Bestseller List, as brought to you by IndieBound and SIBA, for the week ended Sunday, July 19, 2015. Based on reporting from the independent booksellers of the Southern Independent Booksellers Alliance and IndieBound. For an independent bookstore near you, visit IndieBound.org.

HARDCOVER FICTION

1. Go Set a Watchman
Harper Lee, Harper, $27.99, 9780062409850
2. All the Light We Cannot See
Anthony Doerr, Scribner, $27, 9781476746586
3. The Girl on the Train
Paula Hawkins, Riverhead, $26.95, 9781594633669
4. To Kill a Mockingbird
Harper Lee, Harper, $25.99, 9780062420701
5. Armada
Ernest Cline, Crown, $26, 9780804137256
6. The Nightingale
Kristin Hannah, St. Martin's, $27.99, 9780312577223
7. The English Spy
Daniel Silva, Harper, $27.99, 9780062320131
8. Luckiest Girl Alive
Jessica Knoll, S&S, $25, 9781476789637
9. The Little Paris Bookshop
Nina George, Crown, $25, 9780553418774
10. The Rumor
Elin Hilderbrand, Little Brown, $28, 9780316334525
11. Our Souls at Night
Kent Haruf, Knopf, $24, 9781101875896
12. The President's Shadow
Brad Meltzer, Grand Central, $28, 9780446553933
13. In the Unlikely Event
Judy Blume, Knopf, $27.95, 9781101875049
14. The Idea of Love
Patti Callahan Henry, St. Martin's, $25.99, 9781250040329
15. The Cartel
Don Winslow, Knopf, $27.95, 9781101874998

HARDCOVER NONFICTION

1. The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up
Marie Kondo, Ten Speed Press, $16.99, 9781607747307
2. Between the World and Me
Ta-Nehisi Coates, Spiegel & Grau, $24, 9780812993547
3. The Wright Brothers
David McCullough, S&S, $30, 9781476728742
4. Being Mortal
Atul Gawande, Metropolitan, $26, 9780805095159
5. Dead Wake
Erik Larson, Crown, $28, 9780307408860
6. Modern Romance
Aziz Ansari, Penguin Press, $28.95, 9781594206276
7. A Full Life
Jimmy Carter, S&S, $28, 9781501115639
8. The Road to Character
David Brooks, Random House, $28, 9780812993257
9. The Conservative Heart: How to Build a Fairer, Happier, and More Prosperous America
Arthur Brooks, Broadside, $27.99, 9780062319753
okra 10. The World's Largest Man
Harrison Scott Key, Harper, $26.99, 9780062351494

11. H Is for Hawk
Helen MacDonald, Grove Press, $26, 9780802123411
12. Sick in the Head
Judd Apatow, Random House, $27, 9780812997576
13. The Oregon Trail
Rinker Buck, S&S, $28, 9781451659160
14. Everything I Need to Know I Learned From a Little Golden Book
Diane Muldrow, Golden Books, $9.99, 9780307977618
15. Something Must Be Done About Prince Edward County
Kristen Green, Harper, $25.99, 9780062268679

TRADE PAPERBACK FICTION

1. To Kill a Mockingbird
Harper Lee, Perennial, $14.99, 9780060935467
2. The Martian
Andy Weir, Broadway, $15, 9780553418026
3. Grey
E.L. James, Vintage, $15.95, 9781101946343
4. The Vacationers
Emma Straub, Riverhead, $16, 9781594633881
5. Station Eleven
Emily St. John Mandel, Vintage, $15.95, 9780804172448
6. Everything I Never Told You
Celeste Ng, Penguin, $16, 9780143127550
7. Euphoria
Lily King, Grove Press, $16, 9780802123701
8. The Goldfinch
Donna Tartt, Back Bay, $20, 9780316055444
9. The Husband's Secret
Liane Moriarty, Berkley, $16, 9780425267721
okra10. The Invention of Wings
Sue Monk Kidd, Penguin, $17, 9780143121701

11. The Alchemist (25th Anniversary Edition)
Paulo Coelho, HarperOne, $16.99, 9780062315007
okra 12. Dollbaby
Laura Lane McNeal, Penguin, $16, 9780143127499

13. Americanah
Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, Anchor, $15.95, 9780307455925
14. Orphan Train
Christina Baker Kline, Morrow, $14.99, 9780061950728
15. My Brilliant Friend
Elena Ferrante, Europa Editions, $17, 9781609450786

TRADE PAPERBACK NONFICTION

1. The Boys in the Boat
Daniel James Brown, Penguin, $17, 9780143125471
2. The Mockingbird Next Door: Life with Harper Lee
Marja Mills, Penguin, $17, 9780143127666
3. I Am Malala
Malala Yousafzai, Back Bay, $16, 9780316322423
4. How to Read Literature Like a Professor
Thomas C. Foster, Harper Perennial, $15.99, 9780062301673
5. Unbroken
Laura Hillenbrand, Random House, $16, 9780812987119
6. The Secret History of Wonder Woman
Jill Lepore, Vintage, $16.95, 9780804173407
7. The Sixth Extinction
Elizabeth Kolbert, Picador USA, $16, 9781250062185
8. Think Like a Freak
Steven D. Levitt, Stephen J. Dubner, Morrow, $16.99, 9780062218346
9. The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks
Rebecca Skloot, Broadway, $16, 9781400052189
10. Is Everyone Hanging Out Without Me? (And Other Concerns)
Mindy Kaling, Three Rivers, $14, 9780307886279
11. The Devil in the White City
Erik Larson, Vintage, $17.6, 9780375725609
12. Into the Wild
Jon Krakauer, Anchor, $14.95, 9780307387172
13. The New Jim Crow
Michelle Alexander, The New Press, $19.95, 9781595586438
14. Wild
Cheryl Strayed, Vintage, $15.95, 9781101873441
15. We Should All Be Feminists
Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, Anchor, $7.95, 9781101911761

MASS MARKET

1. To Kill a Mockingbird
Harper Lee, Grand Central, $8.99, 9780446310789
2. Lord of the Flies
William Golding, Perigee, $9.99, 9780399501487
3. 1984
George Orwell, Signet, $9.99, 9780451524935
4. The Catcher in the Rye
J.D. Salinger, Little Brown, $8.99, 9780316769488
5. A Game of Thrones
George R.R. Martin, Bantam, $9.99, 9780553593716
6. Outlander
Diana Gabaldon, Dell, $9.99, 9780553393699
7. The Name of the Wind
Patrick Rothfuss, DAW, $8.99, 9780756404741
okra 8. Natchez Burning
Greg Iles, Harper, $9.99, 9780062311092

9. Top Secret Twenty-One
Janet Evanovich, Bantam, $8.99, 9780345542939
10. Dragonfly in Amber
Diana Gabaldon, Dell, $9.99, 9780440215622

CHILDREN'S ILLUSTRATED

1. Goodnight Moon
Margaret Wise Brown, Clement Hurd (Illus.), Harper, $8.99, 9780694003617
2. Where the Wild Things Are
Maurice Sendak, Harper, $18.99, 9780060254926
3. Where's Waldo?
Martin Handford, Candlewick, $7.99, 9780763634988
4. Llama Llama Sand and Sun
Anna Dewdney, Grosset & Dunlap, $12.99, 9780448496399
5. Love You Forever
Robert Munsch, Sheila McGraw (Illus.), Firefly, $5.95, 9780920668375
6. The Day the Crayons Quit
Drew Daywalt, Oliver Jeffers (Illus.), Philomel, $17.99, 9780399255373
7. On the Night You Were Born
Nancy Tillman, Feiwel & Friends, $7.99, 9780312601553
8. Press Here
Herve Tullet, Chronicle, $15.99, 9780811879545
9. Where's Waldo? The Phenomenal Postcard Book
Martin Handford, Candlewick, $9.99, 9780763654160
10. Where's Waldo Now?
Martin Handford, Candlewick, $7.99, 9780763634995

CHILDREN'S INTEREST

1. Paper Towns
John Green, Speak, $10.99, 9780147517654
2. Me and Earl and the Dying Girl
Jesse Andrews, Amulet, $9.95, 9781419719462
3. Looking for Alaska (Special 10th Anniversary Edition)
John Green, Dutton, $19.99, 9780525428022
4. Wonder
R.J. Palacio, Knopf, $16.99, 9780375869020
5. The Book Thief
Markus Zusak, Knopf, $12.99, 9780385754729
6. Saint Anything
Sarah Dessen, Viking, $19.99, 9780451474704
7. An Abundance of Katherines
John Green, Speak, $9.99, 9780142410707
8. Minions: The Junior Novel
Sadie Chesterfield, Little Brown, $6.99, 9780316299954
9. Counting by 7s
Holly Goldberg Sloan, Puffin, $8.99, 9780142422861
10. Will Grayson, Will Grayson
John Green, David Levithan, Speak, $10.99, 9780142418475

CHILDREN'S FICTION SERIES TITLES

1. The Isle of the Lost: A Descendants Novel
Melissa de La Cruz, Disney/Hyperion, $17.99, 9781484720974
2. The Maze Runner
James Dashner, Delacorte, $10.99, 9780385385206
3. Tales from a Not-So-Dorky Drama Queen (Dork Diaries, #9)
Rachel Renee Russell, Aladdin, $13.99, 9781442487697
4. The Land of Stories: Beyond the Kingdoms
Chris Colfer, Little Brown, $18, 9780316406895
5. The Lightning Thief (Percy Jackson and the Olympians, Book 1)
Rick Riordan, Hyperion, $7.99, 9781423134947
6. Welcome to Headquarters (Disney/Pixar Inside Out) (Step Into Reading Series)
Apple Jordan, Random House/Disney, $4.99, 9780736433181
7. The Scorch Trials (The Maze Runner, Book 2)
James Dashner, Ember, $9.99, 9780385738767
8. The Glass Sentence (Mapmakers, #1)
S.E. Grove, Puffin, $8.99, 9780142423660
9. The Heir (The Selection, Book 4)
Kiera Cass, HarperTeen, $18.99, 9780062349859
10. Diary of a Wimpy Kid
Jeff Kinney, Amulet, $13.95, 9780810993136