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Southern Indie Bestseller List 09/09/2012

 

Hardcover Fiction


1. Gone Girl
Gillian Flynn, Crown, $25, 9780307588364
2. The Time Keeper
Mitch Albom, Hyperion, $24.99, 9781401322786
3. NW
Zadie Smith, Penguin Press, $26.95, 9781594203978
4. The Light Between Oceans
M.L. Stedman, Scribner, $25, 9781451681734
5. Creole Belle
James Lee Burke, S&S, $27.99, 9781451648133
okra6. Gone
Randy Wayne White, Putnam Adult, $25.95, 9780399158490

7. The Kingmaker's Daughter
Philippa Gregory, Touchstone, $26.99, 9781451626070
8. Zoo
James Patterson, Michael Ledwidge, Little Brown, $27.99, 9780316097444
9. Shadow of Night
Deborah Harkness, Viking, $28.95, 9780670023486
10. A Dance With Dragons
George R.R. Martin, Bantam, $35, 9780553801477
11. The Beautiful Mystery
Louise Penny, Minotaur, $25.99, 9780312655464
12. The Yellow Birds
Kevin Powers, Little Brown, $24.99, 9780316219365
13. Bones Are Forever
Kathy Reichs, Scribner, $26.99, 9781439102435
14. Calico Joe
John Grisham, Doubleday, $24.95, 9780385536073
15. City of Women
David R. Gillham, Amy Einhorn, $25.95, 9780399157769

Hardcover Nonfiction


1. No Easy Day
Mark Owen, Dutton, $26.95, 9780525953722
2. Wild
Cheryl Strayed, Knopf, $25.95, 9780307592736
3. The Amateur
Edward Klein, Regnery, $27.95, 9781596987852
4. Mortality
Christopher Hitchens, Twelve, $22.99, 9781455502752
5. Every Love Story Is a Ghost Story
D.T. Max, Viking, $27.95, 9780670025923
6. Obama's America
Dinesh D'Souza, Regnery, $27.95, 9781596987784
7. I Could Pee on This
Francesco Marciuliano, Chronicle, $12.95, 9781452110585
8. Dearie
Bob Spitz, Knopf, $29.95, 9780307272225
9. Unbroken
Laura Hillenbrand, Random House, $27, 9781400064168
10. Darth Vader and Son
Jeffrey Brown, Chronicle, $14.95, 9781452106557
11. Don't Let the Republican Drive the Bus!
Erich Origen, Gan Golan, Ten Speed Press, $14.99, 9781607743927
12. Paris: A Love Story
Kati Marton, S&S, $24, 9781451691542
13. Killing Lincoln
Bill O'Reilly, Martin Dugard, Holt, $28, 9780805093070
14. Double Cross
Ben Macintyre, Crown, $26, 9780307888754
15. The Art of Procrastination
John Perry, Workman, $12.95, 9780761171676

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. Rules of Civility
Amor Towles, Penguin, $16, 9780143121169
5. The Night Circus
Erin Morgenstern, Anchor, $15, 9780307744432
6. The Marriage Plot
Jeffrey Eugenides, Picador, $16, 9781250014764
7. State of Wonder
Ann Patchett, Harper Perennial, $15.99, 9780062049810
8. The Sense of an Ending
Julian Barnes, Vintage, $14.95, 9780307947727
9. The Shoemaker's Wife
Adriana Trigiani, Harper, $15.99, 9780061257100
10. The Language of Flowers
Vanessa Diffenbaugh, Ballantine, $15, 9780345525550
11. Cloud Atlas
David Mitchell, Random House, $15, 9780375507250
12. Swamplandia!
Karen Russell, Vintage, $14.95, 9780307276681
13. The Leopard
Jo Nesbø, Vintage, $14.95, 9780307743183
14. Sharp Objects
Gillian Flynn, Three Rivers, $14, 9780307341556
15. The Cat's Table
Michael Ondaatje, Vintage, $15, 9780307744418

Trade Paperback Nonfiction


1. In the Garden of Beasts
Erik Larson, Broadway, $16, 9780307408853
2. 1493
Charles C. Mann, Vintage, $16.95, 9780307278241
3. How to Be a Woman
Caitlin Moran, Harper Perennial, $15.99, 9780062124296
4. The Swerve
Stephen J. Greenblatt, Norton, $16.95, 9780393343403
5. The Greater Journey
David McCullough, S&S, $20, 9781416571773
6. The Devil in the White City
Erik Larson, Vintage, $15.95, 9780375725609
7. Arguably
Christopher Hitchens, Twelve, $18, 9781455502783
8. Ecology of a Cracker Childhood
Janisse Ray, Milkweed, $14.95, 9781571312471
9. The Silenced Majority
Amy Goodman, Denis Moynihan, Haymarket, $16, 9781608462315
10. The Seed Underground
Janisse Ray, Chelsea Green, $17.95, 9781603583060
11. Heaven Is for Real
Todd Burpo, Thomas Nelson, $16.99, 9780849946158
12. Unlikely Friendships
Jennifer S. Holland, Workman, $13.95, 9780761159131
13. Just My Type
Simon Garfield, Gotham, $16, 9781592407460
14. Bossypants
Tina Fey, Reagan Arthur Books, $15.99, 9780316056878
15. Tiny Beautiful Things
Cheryl Strayed, Vintage, $14.95, 9780307949332

 

 

Mass Market


1. A Feast for Crows
George R.R. Martin, Bantam, $8.99, 9780553582024
2. A Game of Thrones
George R.R. Martin, Bantam, $8.99, 9780553593716
3. A Storm of Swords
George R.R. Martin, Bantam, $8.99, 9780553573428
4. A Clash of Kings
George R.R. Martin, Bantam, $8.99, 9780345535429
5. Atlas Shrugged
Ayn Rand, Signet, $9.99, 9780451191144
6. Zero Day
David Baldacci, Vision, $9.99, 9780446573023
7. Lord of the Flies
William Golding, Berkley, $9.99, 9780399501487
8. The Hobbit
J.R.R. Tolkien, Ballantine, $8.99, 9780345339683
9. Kill Shot
Vince Flynn, Atria, $9.99, 9781416595229
10. Animal Farm
George Orwell, Signet, $9.99, 9780451526342

Children's Illustrated


1. Olivia and the Fairy Princesses
Ian Falconer, Atheneum, $17.99, 9781442450271
2. Goodnight Moon
Margaret Wise Brown, Clement Hurd (Illus.), Harper, $8.99, 9780694003617
3. Llama Llama Time to Share
Anna Dewdney, Viking, $17.99, 9780670012336
4. The Monsters' Monster
Patrick McDonnell, Little Brown, $16.99, 9780316045476
5. Good Night, Gorilla
Peggy Rathmann, Putnam, $7.99, 9780399230035
6. Where the Wild Things Are
Maurice Sendak, Harper, $17.95, 9780060254926
7. Goodnight, Goodnight, Construction Site
Sherri Duskey Rinker, Tom Lichtenheld (Illus.), Chronicle, $16.99, 9780811877824
8. Pete the Cat and His Four Groovy Buttons
Eric Litwin, James Dean (Illus.), Harper, $16.99, 9780062110589
9. The Fantastic Flying Books of Mr. Morris Lessmore
William Joyce, Atheneum, $17.99, 9781442457027
10. The Lorax
Dr.Seuss, Random House, $14.95, 9780394823379

Children's Interest


1. The Outsiders
S.E. Hinton, Puffin, $9.99, 9780140385724
2. Lincoln's Last Days
Bill O'Reilly, Dwight Jon Zimmerman, Holt, $19.99, 9780805096750
3. The Land of Stories: The Wishing Spell
Chris Colfer, Little Brown, $17.99, 9780316201575
4. Star Wars Origami
Chris Alexander, Workman, $16.95, 9780761169437
5. The Giver
Lois Lowry, Laurel-Leaf, $6.99, 9780440237686
6. Charlotte's Web
E.B. White, Harper, $7.99, 9780061120268
7. The Empty City
Erin Hunter, Harper, $16.99, 9780062102560
8. Three Times Lucky
Sheila Turnage, Dial, $16.99, 9780803736702
9. Nancy Clancy, Super Sleuth
Jane O'Connor, Robin Preiss Glasser (Illus.), Harper, $9.99, 9780062082930
10. Tuck Everlasting
Natalie Babbitt, Square Fish, $6.99, 9780312369811

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. Captain Underpants and the Terrifying Return of Tippy Tinkletrousers
Dav Pilkey, Scholastic, $9.99, 9780545175340
5. The Secret of the Fortune Wookiee (Origami Yoda, #3)
Tom Angleberger, Amulet, $12.95, 9781419703928
6. Divergent
Veronica Roth, Katherine Tegen Books, $9.99, 9780062024039
7. The Rise of Nine (Lorien Legacies, #3)
Pittacus Lore, Harper, $17.99, 9780061974588
8. Big Nate Makes the Grade
Lincoln Peirce, Andrews McMeel, $9.99, 9781449425661
9. Insurgent (Divergent Series, #2)
Veronica Roth, Katherine Tegen Books, $17.99, 9780062024046
10. The Maze Runner
James Dashner, Delacorte, $9.99, 9780385737951