Southern Bestsellers for the week ending 7/7/2019

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Southern Indie Bestsellers 5/19/2019

The Southern Indie Bestseller List, as brought to you by IndieBound and SIBA, for the week ending Sunday, May 19, 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. Normal People
Sally Rooney, Hogarth, $26, 9781984822178
3. Sunset Beach
Mary Kay Andrews, St. Martin's, $28.99, 9781250126108
4. The Guest Book
Sarah Blake, Flatiron Books, $27.99, 9781250110251
5. Redemption
David Baldacci, Grand Central, $29, 9781538761410
6. Circe
Madeline Miller, Little Brown, $27, 9780316556347
7. Lost Roses
Martha Hall Kelly, Ballantine, $28, 9781524796372
8. Orange World and Other Stories
Karen Russell, Knopf, $26.95, 9780525656135
9. Women Talking
Miriam Toews, Bloomsbury, $24, 9781635572582
10. The Silent Patient
Alex Michaelides, Celadon Books, $26.99, 9781250301697
11. The Daughter's Tale
Armando Lucas Correa, Atria, $27, 9781501187933
12. The 18th Abduction
James Patterson, Maxine Paetro, Little Brown, $29, 9780316420266
13. Neon Prey
John Sandford, Putnam, $29, 9780525536581
14. The Never Game
Jeffery Deaver, Putnam, $28, 9780525535942
15. Machines Like Me
Ian McEwan, Nan A. Talese, $26.95, 9780385545112

HARDCOVER NONFICTION

1. Educated
Tara Westover, Random House, $28, 9780399590504
2. The Pioneers
David McCullough, S&S, $30, 9781501168680
3. Furious Hours: Murder, Fraud, and the Last Trial of Harper Lee
Casey Cep, Knopf, $26.95, 9781101947869
4. Becoming
Michelle Obama, Crown, $32.50, 9781524763138
5. The Second Mountain
David Brooks, Random House, $28, 9780812993264
6. Howard Stern Comes Again
Howard Stern, S&S, $35, 9781501194290
7. Spying on the South: Travels with Frederick Law Olmsted in a Fractured Land
Tony Horwitz, Penguin Press, $30, 9781101980286
8. Southern Lady Code: Essays
Helen Ellis, Doubleday, $22, 9780385543897
9. Nanaville
Anna Quindlen, Random House, $26, 9780812996104
10. The British Are Coming: The War for America, Lexington to Princeton, 1775-1777
Rick Atkinson, Holt, $40, 9781627790437
11. Save Me the Plums
Ruth Reichl, Random House, $27, 9781400069996
12. The Matriarch: Barbara Bush and the Making of an American Dynasty
Susan Page, Twelve, $32.50, 9781538713648
13. The Moment of Lift
Melinda Gates, Flatiron Books, $26.99, 9781250313577
14. All the Way: My Life in Four Quarters
Joe Namath, Little Brown, $30, 9780316421102
15. Make Your Bed
William H. McRaven, Grand Central, $18, 9781455570249

TRADE PAPERBACK FICTION

1. A Gentleman in Moscow
Amor Towles, Penguin, $17, 9780143110439
2. Little Fires Everywhere
Celeste Ng, Penguin, $17, 9780735224315
3. The Tattooist of Auschwitz
Heather Morris, Harper, $16.99, 9780062797155
4. The Overstory
Richard Powers, Norton, $18.95, 9780393356687
5. The Lost Girls of Paris
Pam Jenoff, Park Row, $16.99, 9780778330271
6. The Woman in the Window
A.J. Finn, Morrow, $16.99, 9780062678423
7. There There
Tommy Orange, Vintage, $16, 9780525436140
8. Eleanor Oliphant Is Completely Fine
Gail Honeyman, Penguin, $16, 9780735220690
9. Washington Black
Esi Edugyan, Vintage, $16.95, 9780525563242
10. The Immortalists
Chloe Benjamin, Putnam, $16, 9780735215092
11. The Death of Mrs. Westaway
Ruth Ware, Gallery/Scout Press, $16.99, 9781501156250
12. Less
Andrew Sean Greer, Back Bay, $15.99, 9780316316132
13. The Alchemist
Paulo Coelho, HarperOne, $16.99, 9780062315007
14. Varina
Charles Frazier, Ecco, $16.99, 9780062405999
15. The High Tide Club
Mary Kay Andrews, St. Martin's Griffin, $16.99, 9781250126085

TRADE PAPERBACK NONFICTION

1. The Mueller Report
The Washington Post, Scribner, $15, 9781982129736
2. Sapiens
Yuval Noah Harari, Harper Perennial, $22.99, 9780062316110
3. The Mueller Report
Robert S. Mueller, III, et al., Skyhorse, $12.99, 9781510750166
4. Born a Crime
Trevor Noah, Spiegel & Grau, $18, 9780399588198
5. Killers of the Flower Moon
David Grann, Vintage, $16.95, 9780307742483
6. How to Change Your Mind
Michael Pollan, Penguin, $18, 9780735224155
7. Healing After Loss
Martha W. Hickman, Morrow, $14.99, 9780380773381
8. The Soul of America
Jon Meacham, Random House, $20, 9780399589829
9. Red Notice
Bill Browder, S&S, $16, 9781476755748
10. The Four Agreements
Don Miguel Ruiz, Amber-Allen, $12.95, 9781878424310
11. You Are a Badass at Making Money
Jen Sincero, Penguin, $16, 9780735223134
12. My Own Words
Ruth Bader Ginsburg, S&S, $18, 9781501145254
13. The Hundred Story Home: A Memoir of Finding Faith in Ourselves and Something Bigger
Kathy Izard, Thomas Nelson, $16.99, 9780785219880
14. The Boys in the Boat
Daniel James Brown, Penguin, $17, 9780143125471
15. We Should All Be Feminists
Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, Anchor, $8.95, 9781101911761

MASS MARKET

1. A Game of Thrones
George R.R. Martin, Bantam, $9.99, 9780553593716
2. Dune
Frank Herbert, Ace, $9.99, 9780441172719
3. To Kill a Mockingbird
Harper Lee, Grand Central, $9.99, 9781455538966
4. American Gods
Neil Gaiman, Morrow, $9.99, 9780062572110
5. 1984
George Orwell, Signet, $9.99, 9780451524935
6. Good Omens
Neil Gaiman, Terry Pratchett, Morrow, $9.99, 9780062836977
7. The Name of the Wind
Patrick Rothfuss, DAW, $9.99, 9780756404741
8. The Mueller Report
Robert S. Mueller, et al., Melville House, $9.99, 9781612197814
9. Past Tense
Lee Child, Dell, $9.99, 9780399593536
10. Animal Farm
George Orwell, Signet, $9.99, 9780451526342

CHILDREN'S ILLUSTRATED

1. Oh, the Places You'll Go!
Dr. Seuss, Random House, $18.99, 9780679805274
2. Lambslide
Ann Patchett, Robin Preiss Glasser (Illus.), Harper, $18.99, 9780062883384
3. Dragons Love Tacos
Adam Rubin, Daniel Salmieri (Illus.), Dial, $16.99, 9780803736801
4. Goodnight Moon
Margaret Wise Brown, Clement Hurd (Illus.), Harper, $8.99, 9780694003617
5. High Five
Adam Rubin, Daniel Salmieri (Illus.), Dial, $19.99, 9780525428893
6. Twinkle, Twinkle, Little Star
Maddie Frost, Workman, $5.95, 9781523505111
7. Don't Let Them Disappear
Chelsea Clinton, Gianna Marino (Illus.), Philomel Books, $17.99, 9780525514329
8. Press Here
Herve Tullet, Chronicle Books, $8.99, 9781452178592
9. Dear Girl,
Amy Krouse Rosenthal, Holly Hatam (Illus.), Paris Rosenthal, Harper, $17.99, 9780062422507
10. Little Blue Truck's Springtime
Alice Schertle, Jill McElmurry (Illus.), HMH Books for Young Readers, $12.99, 9780544938090

CHILDREN'S INTEREST

1. Diary of an Awesome Friendly Kid: Rowley Jefferson's Journal
Jeff Kinney, Amulet Books, $13.99, 9781419740275
2. The Hate U Give
Angie Thomas, Balzer + Bray, $18.99, 9780062871350
3. The Girl Who Drank the Moon
Kelly Barnhill, Algonquin Young Readers, $9.95, 9781616207465
4. A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood: The Poetry of Mister Rogers
Fred Rogers, Luke Flowers (Illus.), Quirk Books, $19.99, 9781683691136
5. On the Come Up
Angie Thomas, Balzer + Bray, $18.99, 9780062498564
6. Ghosts
Raina Telgemeier, Graphix, $10.99, 9780545540629
7. The Sun Is Also a Star
Nicola Yoon, Ember, $12.99, 9781984849397
8. Drama
Raina Telgemeier, Graphix, $10.99, 9780545326995
9. Lovely War
Julie Berry, Viking Books for Young Readers, $18.99, 9780451469939
10. Because of Winn-Dixie
Kate DiCamillo, Candlewick, $7.99, 9780763680862

CHILDREN'S SERIES TITLES

1. Dog Man: Brawl of the Wild
Dav Pilkey, Graphix, $9.99, 9781338236576
2. Dog Man
Dav Pilkey, Graphix, $9.99, 9780545581608
3. The Lost Hero (The Heroes of Olympus, Book One)
Rick Riordan, Hyperion, $9.99, 9781423113461
4. Dinosaurs Before Dark (Magic Tree House)
Mary Pope Osborne, Sal Murdocca (Illus.), Random House, $5.99, 9780679824114
5. Mr. Lemoncello's All-Star Breakout Game (Mr. Lemoncello's Library, #4)
Chris Grabenstein, Random House, $16.99, 9780525646440
6. Finale: A Caraval Novel
Stephanie Garber, Flatiron Books, $19.99, 9781250157669
7. The Princess in Black
Shannon Hale, Dean Hale, LeUyen Pham (Illus.), Candlewick, $6.99, 9780763678883
8. Shadow of the Shark (Magic Tree House)
Mary Pope Osborne, Sal Murdocca (Illus.), Random House, $5.99, 9780553510843
9. The Truth About Stacey (The Baby-Sitters Club Graphix, #2)
Ann M. Martin, Raina Telgemeier (Illus.), Graphix, $10.99, 9780545813891
10. Diary of a Wimpy Kid: The Meltdown
Jeff Kinney, Abrams, $13.95, 9781419727436