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Southern Indie Bestseller List: August 17, 2014

The Southern Indie Bestseller List, as brought to you by IndieBound and SIBA, for the week ended Sunday, August 17, 2014. 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. Colorless Tsukuru Tazaki and His Years of Pilgrimage
Haruki Murakami, Knopf, $25.95, 9780385352109
2. The Goldfinch
Donna Tartt, Little Brown, $30, 9780316055437
3. The Heist
Daniel Silva, Harper, $27.99, 9780062320056
4. All the Light We Cannot See
Anthony Doerr, Scribner, $27, 9781476746586
5. Big Little Lies
Liane Moriarty, Amy Einhorn Books, $26.95, 9780399167065
okra6. The Invention of Wings
Sue Monk Kidd, Viking, $27.95, 9780670024780
7. The Magician's Land
Lev Grossman, Viking, $27.95, 9780670015672
8. The Book of Life
Deborah Harkness, Viking, $28.95, 9780670025596
okra9. Natchez Burning
Greg Iles, Morrow, $27.99, 9780062311078
10. The Silkworm
Robert Galbraith, J.K. Rowling, Mulholland, $28, 9780316206877
11. Wayfaring Stranger
James Lee Burke, S&S, $27.99, 9781476710792
12. The Storied Life of A. J. Fikry
Gabrielle Zevin, Algonquin, $24.95, 9781616203214
okra 13. The Girls of August
Anne Rivers Siddons, Grand Central, $27, 9780446527958
14. The 6th Extinction
James Rollins, Morrow, $27.99, 9780061784811
15. Designated Daughters
Margaret Maron, Grand Central, $27, 9781455545285

HARDCOVER NONFICTION


1. The Mockingbird Next Door
Marja Mills, Penguin Press, $27.95, 9781594205194
2. In the Kingdom of Ice
Hampton Sides, Doubleday, $28.95, 9780385535373
3. Everything I Need to Know I Learned From a Little Golden Book
Diane Muldrow, Golden Books, $9.99, 9780307977618
4. Factory Man
Beth Macy, Little Brown, $28, 9780316231435
5. A Spy Among Friends
Ben Macintyre, Crown, $27, 9780804136631
6. My Conference Can Beat Your Conference: Why the SEC Still Rules College Football
Paul Finebaum, Gene Wojciechowski, Harper, $26.99, 9780062297419
7. Blood Feud
Edward Klein, Regnery, $27.99, 9781621573135
8. One Nation
Ben Carson, M.D., Candy Carson, Sentinel, $25.95, 9781595231123
9. Capital in the Twenty-First Century
Thomas Piketty, Belknap Press, $39.95, 9780674430006
10. Hard Choices
Hillary Rodham Clinton, S&S, $35, 9781476751443
11. The Southerner's Handbook: A Guide to Living the Good Life
Garden & Gun Magazine, HarperWave, $27.99, 9780062242389
12. The First Family Detail
Ronald Kessler, Crown Forum, $26, 9780804139212
13. The Invisible Bridge
Rick Perlstein, S&S, $37.50, 9781476782416
14. Help, Thanks, Wow
Anne Lamott, Riverhead, $17.95, 9781594631290
15. The Good Spy
Kai Bird, Crown, $26, 9780307889751

TRADE PAPERBACK FICTION


1. Gone Girl
Gillian Flynn, Broadway, $15, 9780307588371
2. Orphan Train
Christina Baker Kline, Morrow, $14.99, 9780061950728
3. Me Before You
Jojo Moyes, Penguin, $16, 9780143124542
4. The Signature of All Things
Elizabeth Gilbert, Penguin, $17, 9780143125846
5. The Valley of Amazement
Amy Tan, Ecco, $16.99, 9780062107329
6. The Silver Star
Jeannette Walls, Scribner, $16, 9781451661545
7. The Rosie Project
Graeme Simsion, S&S, $15.99, 9781476729091
8. Americanah
Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, Anchor, $15.95, 9780307455925
9. Where'd You Go, Bernadette
Maria Semple, Back Bay, $14.99, 9780316204262
10. The Cuckoo's Calling
Robert Galbraith, J.K. Rowling, Mulholland, $18, 9780316206853
11. Brave New World
Aldous Huxley, Harper, $14.99, 9780060850524
12. Outlander
Diana Gabaldon, Bantam, $18, 9780553393705
13. And the Mountains Echoed
Khaled Hosseini, Riverhead, $16, 9781594632389
14. The Yonahlossee Riding Camp for Girls
Anton DiSclafani, Riverhead, $16, 9781594632709
15. The Good Lord Bird
James McBride, Riverhead, $16, 9781594632785

TRADE PAPERBACK NONFICTION


1. Unbroken
Laura Hillenbrand, Random House, $16, 9780812974492
2. The Boys in the Boat
Daniel James Brown, Penguin, $17, 9780143125471
3. Let's Explore Diabetes With Owls
David Sedaris, Back Bay, $17, 9780316154703
4. Wild
Cheryl Strayed, Vintage, $15.95, 9780307476074
5. Outliers
Malcolm Gladwell, Back Bay, $16.99, 9780316017930
6. Behind the Beautiful Forevers
Katherine Boo, Random House, $16, 9780812979329
7. How to Read Literature Like a Professor
Thomas C. Foster, Harper Perennial, $15.99, 9780062301673
8. Night
Elie Wiesel, FSG, $9.95, 9780374500016
9. Orange Is the New Black
Piper Kerman, Spiegel & Grau, $16, 9780812986181
10. The Power of Habit
Charles Duhigg, Random House, $16, 9780812981605
11. The Glass Castle
Jeannette Walls, Scribner, $16, 9780743247542
12. The Girls of Atomic City
Denise Kiernan, Touchstone, $16, 9781451617535
13. Wreck This Journal
Keri Smith, Perigee, $15, 9780399161940
14. Gift From the Sea
Anne Morrow Lindbergh, Pantheon, $9.95, 9780679732419
15. F This Test
Richard Benson, Chronicle, $9.95, 9781452127767

MASS MARKET


1. To Kill a Mockingbird
Harper Lee, Grand Central, $8.99, 9780446310789
2. Outlander
Diana Gabaldon, Dell, $9.99, 9780553393699
3. 1984
George Orwell, Signet, $9.99, 9780451524935
4. A Game of Thrones
George R.R. Martin, Bantam, $9.99, 9780553593716
5. Lord of the Flies
William Golding, Perigee, $9.99, 9780399501487
6. I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings
Maya Angelou, Ballantine, $6.99, 9780345514400
7. Animal Farm
George Orwell, Signet, $9.99, 9780451526342
8. The Diary of a Young Girl
Anne Frank, Bantam, $7.99, 9780553577129
9. The Catcher in the Rye
J.D. Salinger, Little Brown, $8.99, 9780316769488
10. The Official Scrabble Players Dictionary, Fifth Edition
Merriam-Webster, $8.50, 9780877798224

CHILDREN'S ILLUSTRATED


1. The Day the Crayons Quit
Drew Daywalt, Oliver Jeffers (Illus.), Philomel, $17.99, 9780399255373
2. Goodnight Moon
Margaret Wise Brown, Clement Hurd (Illus.), Harper, $8.99, 9780694003617
3. Pat the Bunny
Dorothy Kunhardt, Golden, $9.99, 9780307120007
4. Pete the Cat and the New Guy
Kimberly Dean, James Dean (Illus.), Harper, $17.99, 9780062275608
5. The Pout-Pout Fish
Deborah Diesen, Dan Hanna (Illus.), FSG, $7.99, 9780374360979
6. The Night Before Kindergarten
Natasha Wing, Julie Durrell (Illus.), Grosset & Dunlap, $3.99, 9780448425009
7. The Pigeon Needs a Bath!
Mo Willems, Disney Press, $16.99, 9781423190875
8. Frozen (Little Golden Book)
Victoria Saxon, Grace Lee (Illus.), Random House/Disney, $3.99, 9780736430517
9. First Day Jitters
Julie Danneberg, Judy Love (Illus.), Charlesbridge, $6.95, 9781580890618
10. The Giving Tree
Shel Silverstein, Harper, $16.99, 9780060256654

CHILDREN'S INTEREST

1. The Giver
Lois Lowry, Harcourt, $9.99, 9780544340688
2. If I Stay
Gayle Forman, Speak, $10.99, 9780147514530
3. The Fault in Our Stars
John Green, Speak, $12.99, 9780142424179
4. Wonder
R.J. Palacio, Knopf, $15.99, 9780375869020
5. Looking for Alaska
John Green, Speak, $9.99, 9780142402511
6. An Abundance of Katherines
John Green, Speak, $9.99, 9780142410707
7. The Book Thief
Markus Zusak, Knopf, $12.99, 9780385754729
8. Where She Went
Gayle Forman, Speak, $10.99, 9780142420898
9. Paper Towns
John Green, Speak, $9.99, 9780142414934
10. Tuck Everlasting
Natalie Babbitt, Square Fish, $6.99, 9780312369811

CHILDREN'S FICTION SERIES TITLES

1. Four: A Divergent Collection
Veronica Roth, Katherine Tegen Books, $17.99, 9780062345219
2. Divergent
Veronica Roth, Katherine Tegen Books, $9.99, 9780062289858
3. Insurgent (Divergent, #2)
Veronica Roth, Katherine Tegen Books, $17.99, 9780062024046
4. The Scorch Trials (The Maze Runner, Book 2)
James Dashner, Ember, $9.99, 9780385738767
5. Return of the Padawan (Star Wars: Jedi Academy, Book 2)
Jeffrey Brown, Scholastic, $12.99, 9780545621250
6. Allegiant (Divergent, #3)
Veronica Roth, Katherine Tegen Books, $19.99, 9780062024060
7. Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets
J.K.Rowling, Scholastic, $10.99, 9780439064873
8. Emperor Pickletine Rides the Bus (Origami Yoda)
Tom Angleberger, Amulet, $13.95, 9781419709333
9. Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children
Ransom Riggs, Quirk, $10.99, 9781594746031
10. The Kill Order (The Maze Runner Prequel)
James Dashner, Delacorte, $9.99, 9780385742894