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Southern Indie Bestsellers 12/10/2017

The Southern Indie Bestseller List, as brought to you by IndieBound and SIBA, for the week ended Sunday, December 10, 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. The Rooster Bar
John Grisham, Doubleday, $28.95, 9780385541176
2. Origin
Dan Brown, Doubleday, $29.95, 9780385514231
3. Artemis
Andy Weir, Crown, $27, 9780553448122
4. Uncommon Type
Tom Hanks, Knopf, $26.95, 9781101946152
5. Sing, Unburied, Sing
Jesmyn Ward, Scribner, $26, 9781501126062
6. Manhattan Beach
Jennifer Egan, Scribner, $27, 9781476716732
7. A Gentleman in Moscow
Amor Towles, Viking, $27, 9780670026197
8. Lincoln in the Bardo
George Saunders, Random House, $28, 9780812995343
9. The Midnight Line
Lee Child, Delacorte Press, $28.99, 9780399593482
10. Little Fires Everywhere
Celeste Ng, Penguin Press, $27, 9780735224292
11. End Game
David Baldacci, Grand Central, $29, 9781455586608
12. In the Midst of Winter
Isabel Allende, Atria, $28, 9781501178139
13. The Last Ballad
Wiley Cash, Morrow, $26.99, 9780062313119
14. Before We Were Yours
Lisa Wingate, Ballantine, $26, 9780425284681
15. A Legacy of Spies
John le Carré, Viking, $28, 9780735225114

HARDCOVER NONFICTION

1. Leonardo da Vinci
Walter Isaacson, S&S, $35, 9781501139154
2. Grant
Ron Chernow, Penguin Press, $40, 9781594204876
3. Promise Me, Dad
Joe Biden, Flatiron, $27, 9781250171672
4. Code Girls
Liza Mundy, Hachette, $28, 9780316352536
5. S Is for Southern: A Guide to the South, from Absinthe to Zydeco
David Dibenedetto, Harper Wave, $45, 9780062445148
6. Astrophysics for People in a Hurry
Neil deGrasse Tyson, Norton, $18.95, 9780393609394
7. The Subtle Art of Not Giving A F*ck
Mark Manson, HarperOne, $24.99, 9780062457714
8. Bobby Kennedy: A Raging Spirit
Chris Matthews, S&S, $28, 9781501111860
9. The Last Castle
Denise Kiernan, Touchstone, $28, 9781476794044
10. Endurance
Scott Kelly, Knopf, $29.95, 9781524731595
11. Hillbilly Elegy
J.D. Vance, Harper, $27.99, 9780062300546
12. We Were Eight Years in Power
Ta-Nehisi Coates, One World, $28, 9780399590566
13. What Unites Us
Dan Rather, Elliot Kirschner, Algonquin, $22.95, 9781616207823
14. The Vanity Fair Diaries
Tina Brown, Holt, $32, 9781627791366
15. Scalia Speaks
Antonin Scalia, Crown Forum, $30, 9780525573326

TRADE PAPERBACK FICTION

1. The Sun and Her Flowers
Rupi Kaur, Andrews McMeel, $16.99, 9781449486792
2. Milk and Honey
Rupi Kaur, Andrews McMeel, $14.99, 9781449474256
3. Pachinko
Min Jin Lee, Grand Central, $17.99, 9781455563920
4. The Woman in Cabin 10
Ruth Ware, Gallery/Scout Press, $16, 9781501132957
5. Commonwealth
Ann Patchett, Harper Perennial, $16.99, 9780062491831
6. News of the World
Paulette Jiles, Morrow, $15.99, 9780062409218
7. Rules of Civility
Amor Towles, Penguin, $17, 9780143121169
8. All the Light We Cannot See
Anthony Doerr, Scribner, $17, 9781501173219
9. The Mistletoe Murder
P.D. James, Vintage, $15, 9781101973806
10. A Man Called Ove
Fredrik Backman, Washington Square Press, $16, 9781476738024
11. The Couple Next Door
Shari Lapena, Penguin, $16, 9780735221109
12. The Alchemist
Paulo Coelho, HarperOne, $16.99, 9780062315007
13. Lilac Girls
Martha Hall Kelly, Ballantine, $17, 9781101883082
14. Behind Closed Doors
B.A. Paris, St. Martin's Griffin, $16.99, 9781250132369
15. The Handmaid's Tale
Margaret Atwood, Anchor, $15.95, 9780525435006

TRADE PAPERBACK NONFICTION

1. The Undoing Project
Michael Lewis, Norton, $16.95, 9780393354775
2. The Old Farmer's Almanac 2018
Old Farmer's Almanac, $7.95, 9781571987358
3. The World Almanac and Book of Facts 2018
Sarah Janssen (Ed.), World Almanac Books, $14.99, 9781600572135
4. Being Mortal
Atul Gawande, Picador USA, $16, 9781250076229
5. You Are a Badass
Jen Sincero, Running Press, $16, 9780762447695
6. On Trails
Robert Moor, S&S, $16, 9781476739236
7. Sorry I Humped Your Leg: (And Other Letters from Dogs Who Love Too Much)
Jeremy Greenberg, Andrews McMeel, $9.99, 9781449483272
8. Thank You for Being Late
Thomas L. Friedman, Picador USA, $18, 9781250141224
9. How to Fight
Thich Nhat Hanh, Jason DeAntonis (Illus.), Parallax Press, $9.95, 9781941529867
10. The Lost City of the Monkey God
Douglas Preston, Grand Central, $15.99, 9781455540013
11. Lab Girl
Hope Jahren, Vintage, $16, 9781101873724
12. Alexander Hamilton
Ron Chernow, Penguin, $20, 9780143034759
13. Being a Dog
Alexandra Horowitz, Scribner, $17, 9781476796024
14. On Tyranny
Timothy Snyder, Tim Duggan Books, $7.99, 9780804190114
15. The Intelligent Investor
Benjamin Graham, HarperBusiness, $22.99, 9780060555665

MASS MARKET

1. 1984
George Orwell, Signet, $9.99, 9780451524935
2. Animal Farm
George Orwell, Signet, $9.99, 9780451526342
3. Lord of the Flies
William Golding, Perigee, $9.99, 9780399501487
4. To Kill a Mockingbird
Harper Lee, Grand Central, $9.99, 9781455538966
5. The Final Day
William R. Forstchen, Forge, $9.99, 9780765376756
6. Murder on the Orient Express
Agatha Christie, Morrow, $9.99, 9780062693662
7. Ender's Game
Orson Scott Card, Tor, $7.99, 9780812550702
8. Red Mars
Kim Stanley Robinson, Bantam, $8.99, 9780553560732
9. Finders Keepers
Stephen King, Pocket, $9.99, 9781501100123
10. Ready Player One
Ernest Cline, Broadway, $9.99, 9781524763282

CHILDREN'S ILLUSTRATED

1. Here We Are: Notes for Living on Planet Earth
Oliver Jeffers, Philomel, $18.99, 9780399167898
2. She Persisted: 13 American Women Who Changed the World
Chelsea Clinton, Alexandra Boiger (Illus.), Philomel, $17.99, 9781524741723
3. Dragons Love Tacos
Adam Rubin, Daniel Salmieri (Illus.), Dial, $16.99, 9780803736801
4. The Polar Express: 30th Anniversary Edition
Chris Van Allsburg, HMH Books for Young Readers, $19.99, 9780544580145
5. Red and Lulu
Matt Tavares, Candlewick, $17.99, 9780763677336
6. The Sweet Smell of Christmas
Patricia M. Scarry, Golden, $9.99, 9780375826436
7. Pat the Bunny
Dorothy Kunhardt, Golden, $9.99, 9780307120007
8. Llama Llama Holiday Drama
Anna Dewdney, Viking Books for Young Readers, $9.99, 9780425291818
9. Goodnight Moon
Margaret Wise Brown, Clement Hurd (Illus.), Harper, $8.99, 9780694003617
10. Uni the Unicorn
Amy Krouse Rosenthal, Random House, $17.99, 9780385375559

CHILDREN'S INTEREST

1. Turtles All the Way Down
John Green, Dutton Books for Young Readers, $19.99, 9780525555360
2. Wonder
R.J. Palacio, Knopf Books for Young Readers, $16.99, 9781524720193
3. A Wrinkle in Time
Madeleine L'Engle, Square Fish, $7.99, 9781250153272
4. The Book of Dust: La Belle Sauvage
Philip Pullman, Knopf Books for Young Readers, $22.99, 9780375815300
5. The Best Christmas Pageant Ever
Barbara Robinson, HarperTrophy, $5.99, 9780064402750
6. Wishtree
Katherine Applegate, Feiwel & Friends, $16.99, 9781250043221
7. Smile
Raina Telgemeier, Graphix, $10.99, 9780545132060
8. The Purloining of Prince Oleomargarine
Mark Twain, Philip C. Stead, Erin Stead (Illus.), Doubleday (BYR), $24.99, 9780553523225
9. Auggie & Me
R.J. Palacio, Knopf Books for Young Readers, $16.99, 9781101934852
10. The War That Saved My Life
Kimberly Brubaker Bradley, Puffin, $8.99, 9780147510488

CHILDREN'S SERIES TITLES

1. Diary of a Wimpy Kid: The Getaway
Jeff Kinney, Amulet, $13.95, 9781419725456
2. Dog Man
Dav Pilkey, Graphix, $9.99, 9780545581608
3. Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban: The Illustrated Edition
J.K. Rowling, Jim Kay (Illus.), Arthur A. Levine Books, $39.99, 9780545791342
4. The Lightning Thief (Percy Jackson and the Olympians, Book 1)
Rick Riordan, Hyperion, $7.99, 9781423134947
5. Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone: The Illustrated Edition
J.K. Rowling, Jim Kay (Illus.), Arthur A. Levine Books, $39.99, 9780545790352
6. Dog Man: A Tale of Two Kitties
Dav Pilkey, Graphix, $9.99, 9780545935210
7. Phoebe and Her Unicorn (Book 1)
Dana Simpson, Andrews McMeel, $9.99, 9781449446208
8. Dog Man Unleashed
Dav Pilkey, Graphix, $9.99, 9780545935203
9. Serafina and the Black Cloak
Robert Beatty, Disney/Hyperion, $7.99, 9781484711873
10. Tales from a Not-So-Secret Crush Catastrophe (Dork Diaries, #12)
Rachel Renee Russell, Aladdin, $13.99, 9781534405608