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Southern Indie Bestseller List 11/20/2011

For the week ending Sunday, November 20, 2011

Columbia, SC - November 26, 2011 - The Southern Indie Bestseller List, as brought to you by IndieBound.org and SIBA, for the week ended Sunday, November 20, 2011. Based on reporting from the independent booksellers of the Southern Independent Booksellers Alliance and IndieBound.org.

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Hardcover Fiction


1. The Litigators
John Grisham, Doubleday, $28.95, 9780385535137
2. 11/22/63
Stephen King, Scribner, $35, 9781451627282
3. V Is for Vengeance
Sue Grafton, Marian Wood Books/Putnam, $27.95, 9780399157868
4. The Marriage Plot
Jeffrey Eugenides, FSG, $28, 9780374203054
5. The Night Circus
Erin Morgenstern, Doubleday, $26.95, 9780385534635
6. The Best of Me
Nicholas Sparks, Grand Central, $25.99, 9780446547659
7. 1Q84
Haruki Murakami, Knopf, $30.50, 9780307593313
8. Kill Alex Cross
James Patterson, Little Brown, $28.99, 9780316198738
9. The Sense of an Ending
Julian Barnes, Knopf, $23.95, 9780307957122
10. Out of Oz
Gregory Maguire, Morrow, $26.99, 9780060548940
11. Zero Day
David Baldacci, Grand Central, $27.99, 9780446573016
12. The Prague Cemetery
Umberto Eco, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, $27, 9780547577531
13. The Cat's Table
Michael Ondaatje, Knopf, $26, 9780307700117
14. The Paris Wife
Paula McLain, Ballantine, $25, 9780345521309
15. The Dovekeepers
Alice Hoffman, Scribner, $27.99, 9781451617474

Hardcover Nonfiction


1. Steve Jobs
Walter Isaacson, S&S, $35, 9781451648539
2. Killing Lincoln
Bill O'Reilly, Martin Dugard, Holt, $28, 9780805093070
3. Back to Work
Bill Clinton, Knopf, $23.95, 9780307959751
4. Then Again
Diane Keaton, Random House, $26, 9781400068784
5. Jack Kennedy
Chris Matthews, S&S, $27.50, 9781451635089
6. Unbroken
Laura Hillenbrand, Random House, $27, 9781400064168
7. Blue Nights
Joan Didion, Knopf, $25, 9780307267672
8. Boomerang
Michael Lewis, Norton, $25.95, 9780393081817
9. Catherine the Great
Robert K. Massie, Random House, $35, 9780679456728
10. The Time of Our Lives
Tom Brokaw, Random House, $26, 9781400064588
11. In the Garden of Beasts
Erik Larson, Crown, $26, 9780307408846
12. How I Got This Way
Regis Philbin, It Books, $25.99, 9780062109750
13. Food Rules
Michael Pollan, Maira Kalman (Illus.), Penguin Press, $23.95, 9781594203084
14. No Higher Honor
Condoleezza Rice, Crown, $35, 9780307587862
okra15. Lions of the West
Robert Morgan, Shannon Ravenel, $29.95, 9781565126268


Trade Paperback Fiction


1. The Tiger's Wife
Téa Obreht, Random House, $15, 9780385343848
2. Cutting for Stone
Abraham Verghese, Vintage, $15.95, 9780375714368
3. The Help
Kathryn Stockett, Berkley, $16, 9780425245132
4. Sarah's Key
Tatiana De Rosnay, St. Martin's Griffin, $13.99, 9781250004345
5. Major Pettigrew's Last Stand
Helen Simonson, Random House, $15, 9780812981223
6. A Visit From the Goon Squad
Jennifer Egan, Anchor, $14.95, 9780307477477
7. The Art of Racing in the Rain
Garth Stein, Harper, $14.99, 9780061537967
8. Squirrel Seeks Chipmunk
David Sedaris, Ian Falconer (Illus.), Back Bay, $13.99, 9780316038409
9. Room
Emma Donoghue, Back Bay, $14.99, 9780316098328
stars10. The Strangers on Montagu Street
Karen White, NAL, $15, 9780451235268

11. The Girl Who Played With Fire
Stieg Larsson, Vintage, $15.95, 9780307454553
12. The Next Always
Nora Roberts, Berkley, $16, 9780425243213
13. The Great Gatsby
F. Scott Fitzgerald, Scribner, $14, 9780743273565
14. The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo
Stieg Larsson, Vintage, $15.95, 9780307949493
15. The Postmistress
Sarah Blake, Berkley, $15, 9780425238691

Trade Paperback Nonfiction


1. Cleopatra
Stacy Schiff, Back Bay, $16.99, 9780316001946
2. Heaven Is for Real
Todd Burpo, Thomas Nelson, $16.99, 9780849946158
3. Unlikely Friendships
Jennifer S. Holland, Workman, $13.95, 9780761159131
4. The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks
Rebecca Skloot, Broadway, $16, 9781400052189
5. At Home
Bill Bryson, Anchor, $15.95, 9780767919395
6. Outliers
Malcolm Gladwell, Back Bay, $16.99, 9780316017930
7. Night
Elie Wiesel, FSG, $9.95, 9780374500016
stars8. In the Sanctuary of Outcasts
Neil White, Harper Perennial, $14.99, 9780061351631

9. The Old Farmer's Almanac 2012
Old Farmer's Almanac, $6.95, 9781571985446
10. Empire of the Summer Moon
S.C. Gwynne, Scribner, $16, 9781416591061
11. The Emperor of All Maladies
Siddhartha Mukherjee, Scribner, $18, 9781439170915
12. Born to Run
Christopher McDougall, Vintage, $15.95, 9780307279187
13. F in Exams
Richard Benson, Chronicle, $9.95, 9780811878319
14. The Power of Now
Eckhart Tolle, New World, $14, 9781577314806
15. I Remember Nothing
Nora Ephron, Vintage, $14, 9780307742803

Mass Market


1. To Kill a Mockingbird
Harper Lee, Warner, $7.99, 9780446310789
2. A Clash of Kings
George R.R. Martin, Bantam, $8.99, 9780553579901
3. A Game of Thrones
George R.R. Martin, Bantam, $8.99, 9780553593716
4. A Storm of Swords
George R.R. Martin, Bantam, $8.99, 9780553573428
5. The Confession
John Grisham, Dell, $9.99, 9780440245117
6. The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo
Stieg Larsson, Vintage, $7.99, 9780307473479
7. 1984
George Orwell, Signet, $9.99, 9780451524935
8. The Reversal
Michael Connelly, Vision, $9.99, 9780446556750
9. The Name of the Wind
Patrick Rothfuss, DAW, $8.99, 9780756404741
10. The Rembrandt Affair
Daniel Silva, Signet, $9.99, 9780451233998

Children's Illustrated


1. Goodnight Moon
Margaret Wise Brown, Clement Hurd (Illus.), Harper, $8.99, 9780694003617
2. Fancy Nancy: Our Thanksgiving Banquet
Jane O'Connor, Robin Preiss Glasser (Illus.), HarperFestival, $4.99, 9780061235986
3. If You Give a Dog a Donut
Laura Joffe Numeroff, Felicia Bond (Illus.), Balzer & Bray/Harper, $16.99, 9780060266837
4. 'Twas the Night Before Thanksgiving
Dav Pilkey, Scholastic, $6.99, 9780439669375
5. The Artist Who Painted a Blue Horse
Eric Carle, Philomel, $17.99, 9780399257131
6. The Wizard of Oz: A Scanimation Book
Rufus Butler Seder (Illus.), Workman, $14.95, 9780761163732
7. Pete the Cat: I Love My White Shoes
Eric Litwin, James Dean (Illus.), Harper, $16.99, 9780061906220

8. Bad Kitty Christmas
Nick Bruel, Roaring Brook, $15.99, 9781596436688
9. Llama Llama Holiday Drama
Anna Dewdney, Viking, $17.99, 9780670011612
10. Where the Wild Things Are
Maurice Sendak, Harper, $17.95, 9780060254926

Children's Interest


1. Every Thing On It
Shel Silverstein, Harper, $19.99, 9780061998164
2. Wonderstruck
Brian Selznick, Scholastic, $29.99, 9780545027892
3. The Invention of Hugo Cabret
Brian Selznick, Scholastic, $24.99, 9780439813785
4. Wildwood
Colin Meloy, Carson Ellis (Illus.), Balzer & Bray/Harper, $17.99, 9780062024688
5. The Strange Case of Origami Yoda
Tom Angleberger, Amulet, $12.95, 9780810984257
6. The Bippolo Seed and Other Lost Stories
Dr. Seuss, Random House, $15, 9780375864353
7. Darth Paper Strikes Back
Tom Angleberger, Amulet, $12.95, 9781419700279
8. Secrets at Sea
Richard Peck, Kelly Murphy (Illus.), Dial, $16.99, 9780803734555
9. The Wimpy Kid Do-It-Yourself Book
Jeff Kinney, Amulet, $12.95, 9780810989955
10. The Phantom Tollbooth
Norton Juster, Jules Feiffer (Illus.), Yearling, $6.99, 9780394820378

Children's Fiction Series Titles


1. Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Cabin Fever
Jeff Kinney, Amulet, $13.95, 9781419702235
2. Inheritance (Inheritance Cycle, Book 4)
Christopher Paolini, Knopf, $27.99, 9780375856112
3. The Hunger Games
Suzanne Collins, Scholastic, $8.99, 9780439023528
4. Catching Fire (The Hunger Games, #2)
Suzanne Collins, Scholastic, $17.99, 9780439023498
5. The Son of Neptune (The Heroes of Olympus, Book Two)
Rick Riordan, Hyperion, $19.99, 9781423140597
6. Mockingjay (The Final Book of the Hunger Games)
Suzanne Collins, Scholastic, $17.99, 9780439023511
7. Eragon (Inheritance Cycle, Book 1)
Christopher Paolini, Knopf, $10.99, 9780375826696
8. Diary of a Wimpy Kid
Jeff Kinney, Amulet, $13.95, 9780810993136
9. I Am Number Four (Lorien Legacies, #1)
Pittacus Lore, Harper, $9.99, 9780061969577
10. Crossed (Matched Trilogy, Book 2)
Ally Condie, Dutton, $17.99, 9780525423652