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Southern Indie Bestsellers 10/15/2017

The Southern Indie Bestseller List, as brought to you by IndieBound and SIBA, for the week ended Sunday, October 15, 2017. 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. Origin
Dan Brown, Doubleday, $29.95, 9780385514231
2. Manhattan Beach
Jennifer Egan, Scribner, $27, 9781476716732
3. To Be Where You Are
Jan Karon, Putnam, $28, 9780399183737
4. The Last Ballad
Wiley Cash, Morrow, $26.99, 9780062313119
5. A Gentleman in Moscow
Amor Towles, Viking, $27, 9780670026197
6. A Column of Fire
Ken Follett, Viking, $36, 9780525954972
7. A Legacy of Spies
John le Carré, Viking, $28, 9780735225114
8. Little Fires Everywhere
Celeste Ng, Penguin Press, $27, 9780735224292
9. The Cuban Affair
Nelson DeMille, S&S, $28.99, 9781501101724
10. The Girl Who Takes an Eye for an Eye
David Lagercrantz, Knopf, $27.95, 9780451494320
11. Sing, Unburied, Sing
Jesmyn Ward, Scribner, $26, 9781501126062
12. Don't Let Go
Harlan Coben, Dutton, $28, 9780525955115
13. The Rules of Magic
Alice Hoffman, S&S, $27.99, 9781501137471
14. My Absolute Darling
Gabriel Tallent, Riverhead, $27, 9780735211179
15. Sleeping Beauties
Stephen King, Owen King, Scribner, $30, 9781501163401

HARDCOVER NONFICTION

1. What Happened
Hillary Rodham Clinton, S&S, $30, 9781501175565
2. Grant
Ron Chernow, Penguin Press, $40, 9781594204876
3. Hillbilly Elegy
J.D. Vance, Harper, $27.99, 9780062300546
4. We Were Eight Years in Power
Ta-Nehisi Coates, One World, $28, 9780399590566
5. The Last Castle
Denise Kiernan, Touchstone, $28, 9781476794044
6. Astrophysics for People in a Hurry
Neil deGrasse Tyson, Norton, $18.95, 9780393609394
7. Killing England
Bill O'Reilly, Martin Dugard, Holt, $30, 9781627790642
8. Braving the Wilderness
Brene Brown, Random House, $28, 9780812995848
9. Unbelievable
Katy Tur, Dey Street, $26.99, 9780062684929
10. Bunny Mellon: The Life of an American Style Legend
Meryl Gordon, Grand Central, $28, 9781455588749
11. Make Your Bed
William H. McRaven, Grand Central, $18, 9781455570249
12. The Subtle Art of Not Giving A F*ck
Mark Manson, HarperOne, $24.99, 9780062457714
13. From Here to Eternity: Traveling the World to Find the Good Death
Caitlin Doughty, Norton, $24.95, 9780393249897
14. Coming to My Senses: The Making of a Counterculture Cook
Alice Waters, Clarkson Potter, $27, 9780307718280
15. Recovery: Freedom From Our Addictions
Russell Brand, Holt, $27, 9781250141927

TRADE PAPERBACK FICTION

1. The Sun and Her Flowers
Rupi Kaur, Andrews McMeel, $16.99, 9781449486792
2. All the Light We Cannot See
Anthony Doerr, Scribner, $17, 9781501173219
3. The Woman in Cabin 10
Ruth Ware, Gallery/Scout Press, $16, 9781501132957
4. It
Stephen King, Scribner, $19.99, 9781501175466
5. Commonwealth
Ann Patchett, Harper Perennial, $16.99, 9780062491831
6. A Man Called Ove
Fredrik Backman, Washington Square Press, $16, 9781476738024
7. Lilac Girls
Martha Hall Kelly, Ballantine, $17, 9781101883082
8. The Sympathizer
Viet Thanh Nguyen, Grove Press, $16, 9780802124944
9. Paris for One and Other Stories
Jojo Moyes, Penguin, $16, 9780735222304
10. The Couple Next Door
Shari Lapena, Penguin, $16, 9780735221109
11. The Handmaid's Tale
Margaret Atwood, Anchor, $15.95, 9780525435006
12. The Buried Giant
Kazuo Ishiguro, Vintage, $16, 9780307455796
13. Milk and Honey
Rupi Kaur, Andrews McMeel, $14.99, 9781449474256
14. Her Body and Other Parties
Carmen Maria Machado, Graywolf Press, $16, 9781555977887
15. The Snowman
Jo Nesbø, Vintage Crime/Black Lizard, $15.95, 9780525434870

TRADE PAPERBACK NONFICTION

1. Being Mortal
Atul Gawande, Picador USA, $16, 9781250076229
2. 7 Lessons from Heaven
Mary C. Neal, Convergent Books, $16.99, 9780451495426
3. The Girls of Atomic City
Denise Kiernan, Touchstone, $17, 9781451617535
4. The Old Farmer's Almanac 2018
Old Farmer's Almanac, $7.95, 9781571987358
5. You Are a Badass
Jen Sincero, Running Press, $16, 9780762447695
6. The Glass Castle
Jeannette Walls, Scribner, $17, 9781501171581
7. 111 Places in Miami and the Keys That You Must Not Miss
Gordon Streisand, Emons Publishers, $19.9, 9783954516445
8. The New Jim Crow
Michelle Alexander, The New Press, $19.95, 9781595586438
9. Mindfulness on the Go
Jan Chozen Bays, Shambhala, $8.95, 9781611801705
10. White Rage
Carol Anderson, Bloomsbury, $17, 9781632864130
11. Men We Reaped: A Memoir
Jesmyn Ward, Bloomsbury, $16, 9781608197651
12. Rogue Heroes
Ben Macintyre, Broadway, $16, 9781101904183
13. Waking Up White, and Finding Myself in the Story of Race
Debby Irving, Elephant Room Press, $19.99, 9780991331307
14. Hidden Figures
Margot Lee Shetterly, Morrow, $15.99, 9780062363602
15. Evicted
Matthew Desmond, Broadway, $17, 9780553447453

MASS MARKET

1. Lord of the Flies
William Golding, Perigee, $9.99, 9780399501487
2. The Gunslinger
Stephen King, Pocket, $9.99, 9781501166112
3. The Mistress
Danielle Steel, Dell, $8.99, 9780425285381
4. To Kill a Mockingbird
Harper Lee, Grand Central, $9.99, 9781455538966
5. American Gods
Neil Gaiman, Morrow, $9.99, 9780062572110
6. 1984
George Orwell, Signet, $9.99, 9780451524935
7. A Game of Thrones
George R.R. Martin, Bantam, $9.99, 9780553593716
8. Animal Farm
George Orwell, Signet, $9.99, 9780451526342
9. The Name of the Wind
Patrick Rothfuss, DAW, $9.99, 9780756404741
10. Of Mice and Men
John Steinbeck, Penguin, $11, 9780140177398

CHILDREN'S ILLUSTRATED

1. Creepy Pair of Underwear!
Aaron Reynolds, Peter Brown (Illus.), Simon & Schuster (BYR), $17.99, 9781442402980
2. Room on the Broom
Julia Donaldson, Axel Scheffler (Illus.), Puffin, $6.99, 9780142501122
3. Pete the Cat: Trick or Pete
James Dean, HarperFestival, $6.99, 9780062198709
4. Princesses Wear Pants
Savannah Guthrie, Allison Oppenheim, Eva Byrne (Illus.), Abrams (BYR), $17.95, 9781419726033
5. The Mermaid
Jan Brett, G.P. Putnam's Sons Books for Young Readers, $18.99, 9780399170720
6. Good Day, Good Night
Margaret Wise Brown, Loren Long (Illus.), Harper, $18.99, 9780062383105
7. Little Blue Truck's Halloween
Alice Schertle, Jill McElmurry (Illus.), HMH Books for Young Readers, $12.99, 9780544772533
8. She Persisted: 13 American Women Who Changed the World
Chelsea Clinton, Alexandra Boiger (Illus.), Philomel, $17.99, 9781524741723
9. Spooky Pookie
Sandra Boynton, Little Simon, $5.99, 9781481497671
10. Goodnight Moon
Margaret Wise Brown, Clement Hurd (Illus.), Harper, $8.99, 9780694003617

CHILDREN'S INTEREST

1. Turtles All the Way Down
John Green, Dutton Books for Young Readers, $19.99, 9780525555360
2. Wonder
R.J. Palacio, Knopf Books for Young Readers, $16.99, 9781524720193
3. All's Faire in Middle School
Victoria Jamieson, Dial, $12.99, 9780525429999
4. All the Crooked Saints
Maggie Stiefvater, Scholastic Press, $19.99, 9780545930802
5. Sisters
Raina Telgemeier, Graphix, $10.99, 9780545540605
6. Auggie & Me
R.J. Palacio, Knopf Books for Young Readers, $16.99, 9781101934852
7. Warcross
Marie Lu, G.P. Putnam's Sons Books for Young Readers, $18.99, 9780399547966
8. The Purloining of Prince Oleomargarine
Mark Twain, Philip C. Stead, Erin Stead (Illus.), Doubleday (BYR), $24.99, 9780553523225
9. Out of My Mind
Sharon M. Draper, Atheneum, $9.99, 9781416971719
10. The Language of Thorns: Midnight Tales and Dangerous Magic
Leigh Bardugo, Sara Kipin (Illus.), Imprint, $18.99, 9781250122520

CHILDREN'S SERIES TITLES

1. The Ship of the Dead (Magnus Chase and the Gods of Asgard, Book 3)
Rick Riordan, Hyperion, $19.99, 9781423160939
2. Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban: The Illustrated Edition
J.K. Rowling, Jim Kay (Illus.), Arthur A. Levine Books, $39.99, 9780545791342
3. Dog Man: A Tale of Two Kitties
Dav Pilkey, Graphix, $9.99, 9780545935210
4. Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone
J.K. Rowling, Scholastic, $10.99, 9780590353427
5. Dog Man
Dav Pilkey, Graphix, $9.99, 9780545581608
6. Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Old School
Jeff Kinney, Amulet, $13.95, 9781419717017
7. Dog Man Unleashed
Dav Pilkey, Graphix, $9.99, 9780545935203
8. Spy School Secret Service
Stuart Gibbs, Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers, $16.99, 9781481477826
9. The Sword of Summer (Magnus Chase and the Gods of Asgard, Book 1)
Rick Riordan, Hyperion, $9.99, 9781423163374
10. The Hammer of Thor (Magnus Chase and the Gods of Asgard, Book 2)
Rick Riordan, Hyperion, $19.99, 9781423160922