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Southern Indie Bestseller List April 06, 2014

HARDCOVER FICTION

1. The Goldfinch
Donna Tartt, Little Brown, $30, 9780316055437
okra2. The Invention of Wings
Sue Monk Kidd, Viking, $27.95, 9780670024780

3. The Storied Life of A.J. Fikry
Gabrielle Zevin, Algonquin, $24.95, 9781616203214
4. Missing You
Harlan Coben, Dutton, $27.95, 9780525953494
5. Be Careful What You Wish for
Jeffrey Archer, St. Martin's, $27.99, 9781250034489
6. The Husband's Secret
Liane Moriarty, Amy Einhorn Books, $25.95, 9780399159343
7. Frog Music
Emma Donoghue, Little Brown, $27, 9780316324687
okra8. This Dark Road to Mercy
Wiley Cash, Morrow, $25.99, 9780062088253

9. Destroyer Angel
Nevada Barr, Minotaur, $26.99, 9780312614584
10. The Signature of All Things
Elizabeth Gilbert, Viking, $28.95, 9780670024858
11. I've Got You Under My Skin
Mary Higgins Clark, S&S, $26.99, 9781476749068
12. The King
J.R. Ward, NAL, $27.95, 9780451417053
13. Still Life With Bread Crumbs
Anna Quindlen, Random House, $26, 9781400065752
14. Ripper
Isabel Allende, Harper, $28.99, 9780062291400
15. Bone Deep
Randy Wayne White, Putnam Adult, $26.95, 9780399158131

HARDCOVER NONFICTION

1. Flash Boys: A Wall Street Revolt
Michael Lewis, Norton, $27.95, 9780393244663
2. A Call to Action
Jimmy Carter, S&S, $28, 9781476773957
3. Everything I Need to Know I Learned From a Little Golden Book
Diane Muldrow, Golden Books, $9.99, 9780307977618
4. 10% Happier
Dan Harris, It Books, $25.99, 9780062265425
okra5. Under Magnolia: A Southern Memoir
Frances Mayes, Crown, $26, 9780307885913

6. Thrive
Arianna Huffington, Harmony, $26, 9780804140843
7. David and Goliath
Malcolm Gladwell, Little Brown, $29, 9780316204361
8. How Jesus Became God
Bart D. Ehrman, HarperOne, $27.99, 9780061778186
9. The Boys in the Boat
Daniel James Brown, Viking, $28.95, 9780670025817
10. Grain Brain
David Perlmutter, Little Brown, $27, 9780316234801
11. I Am Malala
Malala Yousafzai, Little Brown, $26, 9780316322409
12. The Drunken Botanist
Amy Stewart, Algonquin, $19.95, 9781616200466
13. The Story of the Jews
Simon Schama, Ecco, $39.99, 9780060539184
14. Unbroken
Laura Hillenbrand, Random House, $28, 9781400064168
15. The Sixth Extinction
Elizabeth Kolbert, Holt, $28, 9780805092998

TRADE PAPERBACK FICTION

1. The Interestings
Meg Wolitzer, Riverhead, $17, 9781594632341
2. Me Before You
Jojo Moyes, Penguin, $16, 9780143124542
3. Orphan Train
Christina Baker Kline, Morrow, $14.99, 9780061950728
4. The Great Gatsby
F.Scott Fitzgerald, Scribner, $15, 9781451689433
5. The Light Between Oceans
M.L. Stedman, Scribner, $16, 9781451681758
6. Dear Life
Alice Munro, Vintage, $15.95, 9780307743725
7. The Other Typist
Suzanne Rindell, Berkley, $16, 9780425268421
8. Life After Life
Kate Atkinson, Back Bay, $18, 9780316176491
9. Beautiful Ruins
Jess Walter, Harper Perennial, $15.99, 9780061928178
10. The Aviator's Wife
Melanie Benjamin, Bantam, $15, 9780345528681
11. The Flamethrowers
Rachel Kushner, Scribner, $17, 9781439142011
12. Where'd You Go, Bernadette
M.L. Stedman, Scribner, $16, 9781451681758
13. A Constellation of Vital Phenomena
Anthony Marra, Hogarth, $15, 9780770436421
14. The Secret History
Donna Tartt, Vintage, $16, 9781400031702
15. The Last Original Wife
Donna Tartt, Vintage, $16, 9781400031702

TRADE PAPERBACK NONFICTION

1. The Monuments Men
Robert M. Edsel, Back Bay, $17, 9780316240055
2. The Silver Lining: A Supportive and Insightful Guide to Breast Cancer
Hollye Jacobs, Atria, $29.99, 9781476743714
3. The Fall of the House of Dixie: The Civil War and the Social Revolution That Transformed the South
Bruce Levine, Random House, $17, 9780812978728
4. Dance of the Reptiles
Carl Hiaasen, Vintage, $15.95, 9780345807021
5. The Plantagenets
Dan Jones, Penguin, $18, 9780143124924
6. The Girls of Atomic City
Denise Kiernan, Touchstone, $16, 9781451617535
7. Heaven Is for Real
Todd Burpo, Thomas Nelson, $16.99, 9780849946158
8. Gulp: Adventures on the Alimentary Canal
Mary Roach, Norton, $15.95, 9780393348743
9. The Food Lover's Guide to Paris
Patricia Wells, Workman, $16.95, 9780761173380
10. Show Your Work!
Austin Kleon, Workman, $11.95, 9780761178972
11. My Beloved World
Sonia Sotomayor, Vintage, $15.95, 9780345804839
12. The 5 Love Languages
Gary Chapman, Northfield, $14.99, 9780802473158
13. The Power of Habit
Charles Duhigg, Random House, $16, 9780812981605
14. Pearls Falls Fast
Stephan Pastis, Andrews McMeel, $18.99, 9781449446598
15. Quiet
Susan Cain, Broadway, $16, 9780307352156

MASS MARKET

1. A Game of Thrones
George R.R. Martin, Bantam, $9.99, 9780553593716
2. To Kill a Mockingbird
Harper Lee, Grand Central, $7.99, 9780446310789
3. Never Go Back
Lee Child, Dell, $9.99, 9780440246329
4. The Catcher in the Rye
J.D. Salinger, Little Brown, $6.99, 9780316769488
5. A Feast for Crows
George R.R. Martin, Bantam, $9.99, 9780553582024
6. A Clash of Kings
George R.R. Martin, Bantam, $9.99, 9780345535429
7. Slaughterhouse-Five
Kurt Vonnegut, Laurel Leaf, $7.99, 9780440180296
8. A Storm of Swords
George R.R. Martin, Bantam, $9.99, 9780345543981
9. The Name of the Wind
Patrick Rothfuss, DAW, $8.99, 9780756404741
10. A Dance With Dragons
George R.R. Martin, Bantam, $9.99, 9780553582017

CHILDREN'S ILLUSTRATED

1. The Pigeon Needs a Bath!
Mo Willems, Disney Press, $16.99, 9781423190875
2. Goodnight Moon
Margaret Wise Brown, Clement Hurd (Illus.), Harper, $8.99, 9780694003617
3. Frozen (Little Golden Book)
Victoria Saxon, Grace Lee (Illus.), Random House/Disney, $3.99, 9780736430517
4. Pete the Cat: Big Easter Adventure
Kimberly Dean, James Dean, Harper, $9.99, 9780062198679
5. The Day the Crayons Quit
Drew Daywalt, Oliver Jeffers (Illus.), Philomel, $17.99, 9780399255373
6. The Berenstain Bears' Easter Parade
Mike Berenstain, HarperFestival, $3.99, 9780062075543
7. Oh, the Places You'll Go!
Dr. Seuss, Random House, $17.99, 9780679805274
8. The Night Before Easter
Natasha Wing, Kathy Couri (Illustrator), Grosset & Dunlap, $3.99, 9780448418735
9. God Gave Us Easter
Lisa Tawn Bergren, Laura J. Bryant (Illus.), Waterbrook Press, $10.99, 9780307730725
10. Where the Wild Things Are
Maurice Sendak, Harper, $18.99, 9780060254926

CHILDREN'S INTEREST

1. The Fault in Our Stars
John Green, Dutton, $17.99, 9780525478812
2. Looking for Alaska
John Green, Speak, $9.99, 9780142402511
3. The Book Thief
Markus Zusak, Knopf, $12.99, 9780385754729
okra4. The Ghosts of Tupelo Landing
Sheila Turnage, Kathy Dawson Books, $16.99, 9780803736719

5. Paper Towns
John Green, Speak, $9.99, 9780142414934
okra6. Three Times Lucky
Sheila Turnage, Puffin, $7.99, 9780142426050

7. Flora and Ulysses: The Illuminated Adventures
Kate DiCamillo, K.G. Campbell (Illus.), Candlewick, $17.99, 9780763660406
8. Here Comes the Easter Cat
Deborah Underwood, Claudia Rueda (Illus.), Dial Press, $16.99, 9780803739390
9. An Abundance of Katherines
John Green, Speak, $9.99, 9780142410707
10. The Wimpy Kid Do-It-Yourself Book
Jeff Kinney, Amulet, $12.95, 9780810989955

CHILDREN'S FICTION SERIES TITLES

1. Divergent
Veronica Roth, Katherine Tegen Books, $9.99, 9780062289858
2. Insurgent (Divergent, #2)
Veronica Roth, Katherine Tegen Books, $17.99, 9780062024046
3. Allegiant (Divergent, #3)
Veronica Roth, Katherine Tegen Books, $19.99, 9780062024060
4. Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Hard Luck
Jeff Kinney, Amulet, $13.95, 9781419711329
5. Big Nate: In the Zone
Lincoln Peirce, Harper, $13.99, 9780061996658
6. The Maze Runner
James Dashner, Delacorte, $9.99, 9780385737951
7. Princess Labelmaker to the Rescue! (An Origami Yoda Book)
Tom Angleberger, Amulet, $13.95, 9781419710520
8. Frozen: A Tale of Two Sisters (Step Into Reading Series)
Melissa Lagonegro, Maria Elena Naggi (Illus.), Random House/Disney, $3.99, 9780736431200
9. Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children
Ransom Riggs, Quirk, $10.99, 9781594746031
10. The Scorch Trials (The Maze Runner, Book 2)
James Dashner, Ember, $9.99, 9780385738767