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Southern Indie Bestseller List 06/17/2012

 

Hardcover Fiction


1. Canada
Richard Ford, Ecco, $27.99, 9780061692048
2. Mission to Paris
Alan Furst, Random House, $27, 9781400069484
3. Calico Joe
John Grisham, Doubleday, $24.95, 9780385536073
4. Spring Fever
Mary Kay Andrews, St. Martin's, $25.99, 9780312642716
5. Porch Lights
Dorothea Benton Frank, Morrow, $25.99, 9780061961298
6. Gone Girl
Gillian Flynn, Crown, $25, 9780307588364
7. A Blaze of Glory
Jeff Shaara, Ballantine, $28, 9780345527356
8. Bring Up the Bodies
Hilary Mantel, Holt, $28, 9780805090031
okra9. A Land More Kind Than Home
Wiley Cash, Morrow, $24.99, 9780062088147

10. In One Person
John Irving, S&S, $28, 9781451664126
okra11. The Cove
Ron Rash, Ecco, $26.99, 9780061804199

12. Heading Out to Wonderful
Robert Goolrick, Algonquin, $24.95, 9781565129238
13. Sacré Bleu
Christopher Moore, Morrow, $26.99, 9780061779749
14. Istanbul Passage
Joseph Kanon, Atria, $26, 9781439156414
15. Home
Toni Morrison, Knopf, $24, 9780307594167

Hardcover Nonfiction


1. The Passage of Power: The Years of Lyndon Johnson
Robert A. Caro, Knopf, $35, 9780679405078
2. My Cross to Bear
Gregg Allman, Morrow, $27.99, 9780062112033
3. Unbroken
Laura Hillenbrand, Random House, $27, 9781400064168
4. It Worked For Me
Colin Powell, Harper, $27.99, 9780062135124
5. Wild
Cheryl Strayed, Knopf, $25.95, 9780307592736
6. Cronkite
Douglas Brinkley, Harper, $34.99, 9780061374265
7. The Amateur
Edward Klein, Regnery, $27.95, 9781596987852
8. Killing Lincoln
Bill O'Reilly, Martin Dugard, Holt, $28, 9780805093070
9. Lots of Candles, Plenty of Cake
Anna Quindlen, Random House, $26, 9781400069347
10. Cowards
Glenn Beck, Threshold Editions, $28, 9781451693478
11. Darth Vader and Son
Jeffrey Brown, Chronicle, $14.95, 9781452106557
12. A Good Man
Mark Shriver, Holt, $24, 9780805095302
13. The Presidents Club
Nancy Gibbs, Michael Duffy, S&S, $32.5, 9781439127704
14. Steve Jobs
Walter Isaacson, S&S, $35, 9781451648539
15. The Big Miss
Hank Haney, Crown Archetype, $26, 9780307985989

Trade Paperback Fiction


1. Fifty Shades of Grey
E.L. James, Vintage, $15.95, 9780345803481
2. Fifty Shades Darker
E.L. James, Vintage, $15.95, 9780345803498
3. Fifty Shades Freed
E.L. James, Vintage, $15.95, 9780345803504
4. State of Wonder
Ann Patchett, Harper Perennial, $15.99, 9780062049810
5. The Sense of an Ending
Julian Barnes, Vintage, $14.95, 9780307947727
stars6. Sea Change
Karen White, NAL, $15, 9780451236760

7. The Art of Fielding
Chad Harbach, Back Bay, $14.99, 9780316126670
8. Wolf Hall
Hilary Mantel, Picador, $16, 9780312429980
9. Summer Rental
Mary Kay Andrews, St. Martin's Griffin, $14.99, 9780312642709
10. The Great Gatsby
F.Scott Fitzgerald, Scribner, $15, 9780743273565
11. Bared to You
Sylvia Day, Berkley, $15, 9780425263907
12. Caleb's Crossing
Geraldine Brooks, Penguin, $16, 9780143121077
13. The House at Tyneford
Natasha Solomons, Plume, $15, 9780452297647
14. The Cat's Table
Michael Ondaatje, Vintage, $15, 9780307744418
15. The Language of Flowers
Vanessa Diffenbaugh, Ballantine, $15, 9780345525550

Trade Paperback Nonfiction


1. In the Garden of Beasts
Erik Larson, Broadway, $16, 9780307408853
2. Unlikely Friendships
Jennifer S. Holland, Workman, $13.95, 9780761159131
3. Bossypants
Tina Fey, Reagan Arthur Books, $15.99, 9780316056878
4. The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks
Rebecca Skloot, Broadway, $16, 9781400052189
5. F in Exams
Richard Benson, Chronicle, $9.95, 9780811878319
6. The Devil in the White City
Erik Larson, Vintage, $15.95, 9780375725609
7. Lost in Shangri-La
Mitchell Zuckoff, Harper Perennial, $15.99, 9780061988356
8. Moonwalking With Einstein
Joshua Foer, Penguin, $16, 9780143120537
9. Turn Right at Machu Picchu
Mark Adams, Plume, $16, 9780452297982
10. The Greater Journey
David McCullough, S&S, $20, 9781416571773
11. How to Read Literature Like a Professor
Thomas C. Foster, Harper, $14.99, 9780060009427
12. Night
Elie Wiesel, FSG, $9.95, 9780374500016
13. The Truck Food Cookbook
John T. Edge, Workman, $18.95, 9780761156161
14. To Heaven and Back
Mary C. Neal, Waterbrook, $14.99, 9780307731715
15. The Eighty-Dollar Champion
Elizabeth Letts, Ballantine, $16, 9780345521095

Mass Market


1. A Game of Thrones
George R.R. Martin, Bantam, $8.99, 9780553593716
2. A Clash of Kings
George R.R. Martin, Bantam, $8.99, 9780345535429
3. A Storm of Swords
George R.R. Martin, Bantam, $8.99, 9780553573428
4. A Feast for Crows
George R.R. Martin, Bantam, $8.99, 9780553582024
5. The Catcher in the Rye
J.D. Salinger, Warner, $6.99, 9780316769488
6. 1984
George Orwell, Signet, $9.99, 9780451524935
7. Ender's Game
Orson Scott Card, Tor, $6.99, 9780812550702
8. The Hobbit
J.R.R. Tolkien, Ballantine, $7.99, 9780345339683
9. Lord of the Flies
William Golding, Berkley, $9.99, 9780399501487
10. To Kill a Mockingbird
Harper Lee, Warner, $7.99, 9780446310789

Children's Illustrated


1. Ladybug Girl and Bingo
Jacky Davis, David Soman (Illus.), Dial, $16.99, 9780803735828
2. Goodnight, Goodnight, Construction Site
Sherri Duskey Rinker, Tom Lichtenheld (Illus.), Chronicle, $16.99, 9780811877824
okra3. Pete the Cat and His Four Groovy Buttons
Eric Litwin, James Dean (Illus.), Harper, $16.99, 9780062110589

4. Goodnight Moon
Margaret Wise Brown, Clement Hurd (Illus.), Harper, $8.99, 9780694003617
5. Where the Wild Things Are
Maurice Sendak, Harper, $17.95, 9780060254926
6. The Lorax
Dr. Seuss, Random House, $14.95, 9780394823379
7. The Care & Keeping of You
Valorie Lee Schaefer, Norm Bendell (Illus.), Pleasant Company, $9.95, 9781562476663
8. Fancy Nancy and the Mermaid Ballet
Jane O'Connor, Robin Preiss Glasser (Illus.), Harper, $17.99, 9780061703812
9. Madeline
Ludwig Bemelmans, Viking, $9.99, 9780670014071
10. Oh, the Places You'll Go!
Dr. Seuss, Random House, $17.99, 9780679805274

Children's Interest


1. The Book Thief
Markus Zusak, Knopf, $12.99, 9780375842207
2. Nancy Clancy, Super Sleuth
Jane O'Connor, Robin Preiss Glasser (Illus.), Harper, $9.99, 9780062082930
3. My Dad Is the Best Playground
Luciana Navarro Powell, Robin Corey Books, $7.99, 9780307930903
okra4. Three Times Lucky
Sheila Turnage, Dial, $16.99, 9780803736702

5. The Giver
Lois Lowry, Laurel-Leaf, $6.99, 9780440237686
6. Hatchet
Gary Paulsen, Aladdin, $6.99, 9781416936473
7. Chomp
Carl Hiaasen, Knopf, $16.99, 9780375868429
8. Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children
Ransom Riggs, Quirk, $17.99, 9781594744761
9. Thirteen Reasons Why
Jay Asher, Razorbill, $10.99, 9781595141880
10. The Fantastic Flying Books of Mr. Morris Lessmore
William Joyce, Joe Blum, Atheneum, $17.99, 9781442457027

Children's Fiction Series Titles


1. Catching Fire (The Hunger Games, #2)
Suzanne Collins, Scholastic, $17.99, 9780439023498
2. The Hunger Games
Suzanne Collins, Scholastic, $12.99, 9780545425117
3. Mockingjay (The Final Book of the Hunger Games)
Suzanne Collins, Scholastic, $17.99, 9780439023511
4. The Serpents Shadow (The Kane Chronicles, Book Three)
Rick Riordan, Hyperion, $19.99, 9781423140573
5. Divergent
Veronica Roth, Katherine Tegen Books, $9.99, 9780062024039
6. Tales From a Not-So-Graceful Ice Princess (Dork Diaries, #4)
Rachel Renee Russell, Aladdin, $13.99, 9781442411920
7. Insurgent (Divergent Series, #2)
Veronica Roth, Katherine Tegen Books, $17.99, 9780062024046
8. Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone
J.K.Rowling, Scholastic, $10.99, 9780590353427
9. Theodore Boone: The Accused
John Grisham, Dutton, $16.99, 9780525425762
10. City of Lost Souls (Mortal Instruments, #5)
Cassandra Clare, Margaret K. McElderry Books, $19.99, 9781442416864