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Southern Indie Bestsellers 9/24/2017

The Southern Indie Bestseller List, as brought to you by IndieBound and SIBA, for the week ended Sunday, September 24, 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. A Legacy of Spies
John le Carré, Viking, $28, 9780735225114
2. A Column of Fire
Ken Follett, Viking, $36, 9780525954972
3. The Girl Who Takes an Eye for an Eye
David Lagercrantz, Knopf, $27.95, 9780451494320
4. My Absolute Darling
Gabriel Tallent, Riverhead, $27, 9780735211179
5. Glass Houses
Louise Penny, Minotaur, $28.99, 9781250066190
6. A Gentleman in Moscow
Amor Towles, Viking, $27, 9780670026197
7. Little Fires Everywhere
Celeste Ng, Penguin Press, $27, 9780735224292
8. To Be Where You Are
Jan Karon, Putnam, $28, 9780399183737
9. The Cuban Affair
Nelson DeMille, S&S, $28.99, 9781501101724
10. Forest Dark
Nicole Krauss, Harper, $27.99, 9780062430991
11. The Golden House
Salman Rushdie, Random House, $28.99, 9780399592805
12. Sing, Unburied, Sing
Jesmyn Ward, Scribner, $26, 9781501126062
13. Enemy of the State
Vince Flynn, Kyle Mills, Atria, $28.99, 9781476783512
14. Lincoln in the Bardo
George Saunders, Random House, $28, 9780812995343
15. The Ninth Hour
Alice McDermott, FSG, $26, 9780374280147

HARDCOVER NONFICTION

1. What Happened
Hillary Rodham Clinton, S&S, $30, 9781501175565
2. Astrophysics for People in a Hurry
Neil deGrasse Tyson, Norton, $18.95, 9780393609394
3. Unbelievable
Katy Tur, Dey Street, $26.99, 9780062684929
4. Hillbilly Elegy
J.D. Vance, Harper, $27.99, 9780062300546
5. Killing England: The Brutal Struggle for American Independence
Bill O'Reilly, Martin Dugard, Holt, $30, 9781627790642
6. Braving the Wilderness
Brene Brown, Random House, $28, 9780812995848
7. The Hidden Life of Trees
Peter Wohlleben, Greystone Books, $24.95, 9781771642484
8. Make Your Bed
William H. McRaven, Grand Central, $18, 9781455570249
9. Why Buddhism Is True
Robert Wright, S&S, $27, 9781439195451
10. Theft by Finding: Diaries (1977-2002)
David Sedaris, Little Brown, $28, 9780316154727
11. Killers of the Flower Moon
David Grann, Doubleday, $28.95, 9780385534246
12. The Subtle Art of Not Giving A F*ck
Mark Manson, HarperOne, $24.99, 9780062457714
13. Al Franken, Giant of the Senate
Al Franken, Twelve, $28, 9781455540419
14. The Templars: The Rise and Spectacular Fall of God's Holy Warriors
Dan Jones, Viking, $30, 9780525428305
15. Principles: Life and Work
Ray Dalio, S&S, $30, 9781501124020

TRADE PAPERBACK FICTION

1. The Handmaid's Tale
Margaret Atwood, Anchor, $15.95, 9780525435006
2. All the Light We Cannot See
Anthony Doerr, Scribner, $17, 9781501173219
3. Commonwealth
Ann Patchett, Harper Perennial, $16.99, 9780062491831
4. The Woman in Cabin 10
Ruth Ware, Gallery/Scout Press, $16, 9781501132957
5. It
Stephen King, Scribner, $19.99, 9781501175466
6. The Couple Next Door
Shari Lapena, Penguin, $16, 9780735221109
7. The Nightingale
Kristin Hannah, St. Martin's Griffin, $16.99, 9781250080400
8. Lilac Girls
Martha Hall Kelly, Ballantine, $17, 9781101883082
9. Milk and Honey
Rupi Kaur, Andrews McMeel, $14.99, 9781449474256
10. News of the World
Paulette Jiles, Morrow, $15.99, 9780062409218
11. A Man Called Ove
Fredrik Backman, Washington Square Press, $16, 9781476738024
12. If the Creek Don't Rise
Leah Weiss, Sourcebooks Landmark, $15.99, 9781492647454
13. Ready Player One
Ernest Cline, Broadway, $16, 9780307887443
14. Rules of Civility
Amor Towles, Penguin, $17, 9780143121169
15. Truly Madly Guilty
Liane Moriarty, Flatiron, $16.99, 9781250069801

TRADE PAPERBACK NONFICTION

1. 7 Lessons From Heaven: How Dying Taught Me to Live a Joy-Filled Life
Mary C. Neal, Convergent Books, $16.99, 9780451495426
2. The Glass Castle
Jeannette Walls, Scribner, $17, 9781501171581
3. Being Mortal
Atul Gawande, Picador USA, $16, 9781250076229
4. The Lost City of the Monkey God
Douglas Preston, Grand Central, $15.99, 9781455540013
5. On Tyranny
Timothy Snyder, Tim Duggan Books, $7.99, 9780804190114
6. Born to Run
Bruce Springsteen, S&S, $19.99, 9781501141522
7. The Pigeon Tunnel: Stories from My Life
John le Carré, Penguin, $17, 9780735220782
8. Tales of Two Americas: Stories of Inequality in a Divided Nation
John Freeman (Ed.), Penguin, $17, 9780143131038
9. Evicted
Matthew Desmond, Broadway, $17, 9780553447453
10. The Four Agreements
Don Miguel Ruiz, Amber-Allen, $12.95, 9781878424310
11. Dispatches from Pluto: Lost and Found in the Mississippi Delta
Richard Grant, S&S, $16, 9781476709642
12. Rogue Heroes
Ben Macintyre, Broadway, $16, 9781101904183
13. Just Mercy
Bryan Stevenson, Spiegel & Grau, $16, 9780812984965
14. What to Expect When You're Expecting
Heidi Murkoff, Workman, $15.95, 9780761187486
15. Becoming Wise: An Inquiry Into the Mystery and Art of Living
Krista Tippett, Penguin, $17, 9781101980316

MASS MARKET

1. To Kill a Mockingbird
Harper Lee, Grand Central, $9.99, 9781455538966
2. 1984
George Orwell, Signet, $9.99, 9780451524935
3. American Gods
Neil Gaiman, Morrow, $9.99, 9780062572110
4. Outlander
Diana Gabaldon, Dell, $9.99, 9780553393699
5. The Diary of a Young Girl
Anne Frank, Bantam, $7.99, 9780553577129
6. Lord of the Flies
William Golding, Perigee, $9.99, 9780399501487
7. The Gunslinger
Stephen King, Pocket, $9.99, 9781501166112
8. The Jealous Kind
James Lee Burke, Pocket, $9.99, 9781501107412
9. The Whistler
John Grisham, Dell, $9.99, 9781101967683
10. A Game of Thrones
George R.R. Martin, Bantam, $9.99, 9780553593716

CHILDREN'S ILLUSTRATED

1. Creepy Pair of Underwear!
Aaron Reynolds, Peter Brown (Illus.), Simon & Schuster (BYR), $17.99, 9781442402980
2. Goodnight Moon
Margaret Wise Brown, Clement Hurd (Illus.), Harper, $8.99, 9780694003617
3. The Mermaid
Jan Brett, G.P. Putnam's Sons Books for Young Readers, $18.99, 9780399170720
4. Spooky Pookie
Sandra Boynton, Little Simon, $5.99, 9781481497671
5. Where the Wild Things Are
Maurice Sendak, Harper, $18.95, 9780060254926
6. Uni the Unicorn and the Dream Come True
Amy Krouse Rosenthal, Brigette Barrager (Illus.), Random House (BYR), $17.99, 9781101936597
7. The Day the Crayons Quit
Drew Daywalt, Oliver Jeffers (Illus.), Philomel, $17.99, 9780399255373
8. Sarabella's Thinking Cap
Judy Schachner, Dial, $17.99, 9780525429180
9. Princesses Wear Pants
Savannah Guthrie, Allison Oppenheim, Eva Byrne (Illus.), Abrams (BYR), $17.95, 9781419726033
10. Baby Touch & Feel: Halloween
DK Publishing, $5.99, 9781465462350

CHILDREN'S INTEREST

1. Wonder
R.J. Palacio, Knopf, $16.99, 9780375869020
2. Auggie & Me
R.J. Palacio, Knopf, $16.99, 9781101934852
3. The Secret Keepers
Trenton Lee Stewart, Diana Sudyka (Illus.), Little Brown, $8.99, 9780316389549
4. The Hate U Give
Angie Thomas, Balzer + Bray, $17.99, 9780062498533
5. Salt to the Sea
Ruta Sepetys, Penguin, $10.99, 9780142423622
6. The Girl Who Drank the Moon
Kelly Barnhill, Algonquin Young Readers, $16.95, 9781616205676
7. Drama
Raina Telgemeier, Graphix, $10.99, 9780545326995
8. Refugee
Alan Gratz, Scholastic Press, $16.99, 9780545880831
9. Looking for Alaska
John Green, Dutton Books for Young Readers, $19.99, 9780525428022
10. Warcross
Marie Lu, G.P. Putnam's Sons Books for Young Readers, $18.99, 9780399547966

CHILDREN'S SERIES TITLES

1. Dog Man: A Tale of Two Kitties
Dav Pilkey, Graphix, $9.99, 9780545935210
2. The Lightning Thief (Percy Jackson and the Olympians, Book 1)
Rick Riordan, Hyperion, $7.99, 9781423134947
3. Dog Man
Dav Pilkey, Graphix, $9.99, 9780545581608
4. Dog Man Unleashed
Dav Pilkey, Graphix, $9.99, 9780545935203
5. The Land of Stories: Worlds Collide
Chris Colfer, Little Brown, $19.99, 9780316355896
6. The Maze Runner
James Dashner, Delacorte, $10.99, 9780385385206
7. Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone
J.K. Rowling, Scholastic, $10.99, 9780590353427
8. Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Rodrick Rules
Jeff Kinney, Amulet, $13.95, 9780810994737
9. Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Hard Luck
Jeff Kinney, Amulet, $13.95, 9781419711329
10. A Big Day for Baseball (Magic Tree House)
Mary Pope Osborne, AG Ford (Illus.), Random House, $13.99, 9781524713089