Southern Bestsellers for the week ending 7/7/2019

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Southern Indie Bestsellers 6/30/2019

The Southern Indie Bestseller List, as brought to you by IndieBound and SIBA, for the week ending June 30, 2019. 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. Where the Crawdads Sing
Delia Owens, Putnam, $26, 9780735219090
2. City of Girls
Elizabeth Gilbert, Riverhead Books, $28, 9781594634734
3. Summer of '69
Elin Hilderbrand, Little Brown, $28, 9780316420013
4. On Earth We're Briefly Gorgeous
Ocean Vuong, Penguin Press, $26, 9780525562023
5. Mrs. Everything
Jennifer Weiner, Atria, $28, 9781501133480
6. Big Sky
Kate Atkinson, Little Brown, $28, 9780316523097
7. Normal People
Sally Rooney, Hogarth, $26, 9781984822178
8. Queen Bee
Dorothea Benton Frank, Morrow, $27.99, 9780062861214
9. Backlash
Brad Thor, Atria/Emily Bestler Books, $27.99, 9781982104030
10. The Guest Book
Sarah Blake, Flatiron Books, $27.99, 9781250110251
11. Sunset Beach
Mary Kay Andrews, St. Martin's, $28.99, 9781250126108
12. The Sentence Is Death
Anthony Horowitz, Harper, $27.99, 9780062676832
13. Searching for Sylvie Lee
Jean Kwok, Morrow, $26.99, 9780062834300
14. The Summer Guests
Mary Alice Monroe, Gallery Books, $26.99, 9781501193620
15. Circe
Madeline Miller, Little Brown, $27, 9780316556347

HARDCOVER NONFICTION

1. Educated
Tara Westover, Random House, $28, 9780399590504
2. The Pioneers
David McCullough, S&S, $30, 9781501168680
3. Becoming
Michelle Obama, Crown, $32.50, 9781524763138
4. Total Rethink: Why Entrepreneurs Should Act Like Revolutionaries
David McCourt, Wiley, $25, 9781119565352
5. Songs of America
Jon Meacham, Tim McGraw, Random House, $30, 9780593132951
6. Propeller: Accelerating Change by Getting Accountability Right
Tanner Corbridge, et al., Portfolio, $29, 9780525537830
7. Spying on the South
Tony Horwitz, Penguin Press, $30, 9781101980286
8. Sea Stories
William H. McRaven, Grand Central, $30, 9781538729748
9. The Subtle Art of Not Giving A F*ck
Mark Manson, Harper, $24.99, 9780062457714
10. Furious Hours
Casey Cep, Knopf, $26.95, 9781101947869
11. The Second Mountain
David Brooks, Random House, $28, 9780812993264
12. Maybe You Should Talk to Someone
Lori Gottlieb, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, $28, 9781328662057
13. Everything Is F*cked: A Book About Hope
Mark Manson, Harper, $26.99, 9780062888433
14. Make Your Bed
William H. McRaven, Grand Central, $20, 9781455570249
15. The Moment of Lift
Melinda Gates, Flatiron Books, $26.99, 9781250313577

TRADE PAPERBACK FICTION

1. Little Fires Everywhere
Celeste Ng, Penguin, $17, 9780735224315
2. The Overstory
Richard Powers, Norton, $18.95, 9780393356687
3. A Gentleman in Moscow
Amor Towles, Penguin, $17, 9780143110439
4. Before We Were Yours
Lisa Wingate, Ballantine, $17, 9780425284704
5. The Tattooist of Auschwitz
Heather Morris, Harper, $16.99, 9780062797155
6. Eleanor Oliphant Is Completely Fine
Gail Honeyman, Penguin, $16, 9780735220690
7. The Woman in the Window
A.J. Finn, Morrow, $16.99, 9780062678423
8. The Immortalists
Chloe Benjamin, Putnam, $16, 9780735215092
9. The Lost Girls of Paris
Pam Jenoff, Park Row, $16.99, 9780778330271
10. There There
Tommy Orange, Vintage, $16, 9780525436140
11. The Clockmaker's Daughter
Kate Morton, Washington Square Press, $17, 9781451649413
12. The Summer Wives
Beatriz Williams, Morrow, $16.99, 9780062660350
13. The Alchemist
Paulo Coelho, HarperOne, $16.99, 9780062315007
14. Kingdom of the Blind
Louise Penny, Minotaur, $16.99, 9781250066305
15. Florida
Lauren Groff, Riverhead Books, $16, 9781594634529

TRADE PAPERBACK NONFICTION

1. The Mueller Report
The Washington Post, Scribner, $15, 9781982129736
2. Calypso
David Sedaris, Back Bay, $17.99, 9780316392426
3. Born a Crime
Trevor Noah, Spiegel & Grau, $18, 9780399588198
4. The Last Castle
Denise Kiernan, Touchstone, $17, 9781476794051
5. Sapiens
Yuval Noah Harari, Harper Perennial, $22.99, 9780062316110
6. Daring Greatly
Brené Brown, Avery, $17, 9781592408412
7. Outliers
Malcolm Gladwell, Back Bay, $16.99, 9780316017930
8. The Secret Token: Myth, Obsession, and the Search for the Lost Colony of Roanoke
Andrew Lawler, Anchor, $17, 9781101974605
9. Just Mercy
Bryan Stevenson, Spiegel & Grau, $16, 9780812984965
10. How to Change Your Mind
Michael Pollan, Penguin, $18, 9780735224155
11. You Are a Badass
Jen Sincero, Running Press, $16, 9780762447695
12. The Four Agreements
Don Miguel Ruiz, Amber-Allen, $12.95, 9781878424310
13. White Fragility
Robin DiAngelo, Beacon Press, $16, 9780807047415
14. The Mueller Report
Robert S. Mueller, III, et al., Skyhorse, $12.99, 9781510750166
15. Ninety-Nine Glimpses of Princess Margaret
Craig Brown, FSG, $16, 9780374538392

MASS MARKET

1. 1984
George Orwell, Signet, $9.99, 9780451524935
2. A Game of Thrones
George R.R. Martin, Bantam, $9.99, 9780553593716
3. Good Omens
Neil Gaiman, Terry Pratchett, Morrow, $9.99, 9780062836977
4. A Clash of Kings
George R.R. Martin, Bantam, $9.99, 9780345535429
5. The Reckoning
John Grisham, Dell, $9.99, 9780525620938
6. American Gods
Neil Gaiman, Morrow, $9.99, 9780062572110
7. Dune
Frank Herbert, Ace, $9.99, 9780441172719
8. Slaughterhouse-Five
Kurt Vonnegut, Laurel Leaf, $7.99, 9780440180296
9. The Perfect Couple
Elin Hilderbrand, Little Brown, $9.99, 9780316375238
10. The Name of the Wind
Patrick Rothfuss, DAW, $9.99, 9780756404741

CHILDREN'S ILLUSTRATED

1. Pat the Bunny
Dorothy Kunhardt, Golden Books, $9.99, 9780307120007
2. Goodnight Moon
Margaret Wise Brown, Clement Hurd (Illus.), Harper, $8.99, 9780694003617
3. How to Read a Book
Kwame Alexander, Melissa Sweet (Illus.), Harper, $17.99, 9780062307811
4. Backpack Explorer: Beach Walk
Storey Publishing, $12.95, 9781612129020
5. Lambslide
Ann Patchett, Robin Preiss Glasser (Illus.), Harper, $18.99, 9780062883384
6. Beach Baby
Kate Merritt, Workman, $5.95, 9780761187325
7. P Is for Pterodactyl: The Worst Alphabet Book Ever
Raj Haldar, Chris Carpenter, Maria Beddia (Illus.), Sourcebooks Explore, $17.99, 9781492674313
8. Where the Wild Things Are
Maurice Sendak, Harper, $18.95, 9780060254926
9. The Very Hungry Caterpillar
Eric Carle, Putnam, $10.99, 9780399226908
10. The Itsy Bitsy Spider
Maddie Frost, Workman, $5.95, 9781523505098

CHILDREN'S INTEREST

1. Diary of an Awesome Friendly Kid: Rowley Jefferson's Journal
Jeff Kinney, Abrams, $13.99, 9781419740275
2. The Hate U Give
Angie Thomas, Balzer + Bray, $18.99, 9780062871350
3. The Book Thief
Markus Zusak, Knopf Books for Young Readers, $14.99, 9780385754729
4. The Unofficial Ultimate Harry Potter Spellbook
Media Lab Books, $14.99, 9781948174244
5. The Girl Who Drank the Moon
Kelly Barnhill, Algonquin Young Readers, $9.95, 9781616207465
6. Max and the Midknights
Lincoln Peirce, Crown Books for Young Readers, $13.99, 9781101931080
7. Turtles All the Way Down
John Green, Penguin, $14.99, 9780525555377
8. The Rest of the Story
Sarah Dessen, Balzer + Bray, $19.99, 9780062933621
9. Refugee
Alan Gratz, Scholastic Press, $16.99, 9780545880831
10. Charlotte's Web
E.B. White, Harper, $8.99, 9780064400558

CHILDREN'S SERIES TITLES

1. Dog Man: Brawl of the Wild
Dav Pilkey, Graphix, $9.99, 9781338236576
2. Dog Man and Cat Kid
Dav Pilkey, Graphix, $9.99, 9780545935180
3. Dog Man Unleashed
Dav Pilkey, Graphix, $9.99, 9780545935203
4. Just Jaime (Emmie & Friends)
Terri Libenson, Balzer + Bray, $12.99, 9780062851062
5. Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone
J.K. Rowling, Scholastic, $10.99, 9780590353427
6. The Princess in Black
Shannon Hale, Dean Hale, LeUyen Pham (Illus.), Candlewick, $6.99, 9780763678883
7. The Dragonet Prophecy (Wings of Fire, Book 1)
Tui T. Sutherland, Scholastic, $6.99, 9780545349239
8. The Bad Guys in Mission Unpluckable (The Bad Guys, #2)
Aaron Blabey, Aaron Blabey (Illus.), Scholastic, $5.99, 9780545912419
9. Escaping Peril (Wings of Fire, Book 8)
Tui T. Sutherland, Scholastic, $6.99, 9780545685450
10. The Bad Guys in The Big Bad Wolf (The Bad Guys, #9)
Aaron Blabey, Scholastic, $5.99, 9781338305814