Southern Bestsellers for the week ending 7/7/2019

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Southern Indie Bestsellers 5/12/2019

The Southern Indie Bestseller List, as brought to you by IndieBound and SIBA, for the week ending Sunday, May 12, 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. Circe
Madeline Miller, Little Brown, $27, 9780316556347
6. Lost Roses
Martha Hall Kelly, Ballantine, $28, 9781524796372
7. Women Talking
Miriam Toews, Bloomsbury, $24, 9781635572582
8. Machines Like Me
Ian McEwan, Nan A. Talese, $26.95, 9780385545112
9. The Silent Patient
Alex Michaelides, Celadon Books, $26.99, 9781250301697
10. Cape May
Chip Cheek, Celadon Books, $26.99, 9781250297150
11. Neon Prey
John Sandford, Putnam, $29, 9780525536581
12. The Reckoning
John Grisham, Doubleday, $29.95, 9780385544153
13. Finding Dorothy
Elizabeth Letts, Ballantine, $28, 9780525622109
14. Fire & Blood
George R.R. Martin, Doug Wheatley (Illus.), Bantam, $35, 9781524796280
15. Daisy Jones & The Six
Taylor Jenkins Reid, Ballantine, $27, 9781524798628

HARDCOVER NONFICTION

1. The Pioneers: The Heroic Story of the Settlers Who Brought the American Ideal West
David McCullough, S&S, $30, 9781501168680
2. Educated
Tara Westover, Random House, $28, 9780399590504
3. Becoming
Michelle Obama, Crown, $32.50, 9781524763138
4. Southern Lady Code: Essays
Helen Ellis, Doubleday, $22, 9780385543897
5. Furious Hours: Murder, Fraud, and the Last Trial of Harper Lee
Casey Cep, Knopf, $26.95, 9781101947869
6. The Second Mountain
David Brooks, Random House, $28, 9780812993264
7. Nanaville: Adventures in Grandparenting
Anna Quindlen, Random House, $26, 9780812996104
8. What It Takes: How I Built a $100 Million Business Against the Odds
Raegan Moya-Jones, Portfolio, $28, 9780735214644
9. Save Me the Plums
Ruth Reichl, Random House, $27, 9781400069996
10. The Moment of Lift: How Empowering Women Changes the World
Melinda Gates, Flatiron Books, $26.99, 9781250313577
11. The Matriarch: Barbara Bush and the Making of an American Dynasty
Susan Page, Twelve, $32.50, 9781538713648
12. Madame Fourcade's Secret War
Lynne Olson, Random House, $30, 9780812994766
13. Where the Light Enters: Building a Family, Discovering Myself
Jill Biden, Flatiron Books, $27, 9781250182326
14. Upheaval: Turning Points for Nations in Crisis
Jared Diamond, Little Brown, $35, 9780316409131
15. Stony the Road: Reconstruction, White Supremacy, and the Rise of Jim Crow
Henry Louis Gates, Penguin Press, $30, 9780525559535

TRADE PAPERBACK FICTION

1. The Overstory
Richard Powers, Norton, $18.95, 9780393356687
2. A Gentleman in Moscow
Amor Towles, Penguin, $17, 9780143110439
3. Clock Dance
Anne Tyler, Vintage, $16.95, 9780525563020
4. Varina
Charles Frazier, Ecco, $16.99, 9780062405999
5. Warlight
Michael Ondaatje, Vintage, $16, 9780525562962
6. There There
Tommy Orange, Vintage, $16, 9780525436140
7. The Lost Girls of Paris
Pam Jenoff, Park Row, $16.99, 9780778330271
8. The Immortalists
Chloe Benjamin, Putnam, $16, 9780735215092
9. The Tattooist of Auschwitz
Heather Morris, Harper, $16.99, 9780062797155
10. The Book Woman of Troublesome Creek
Kim Michele Richardson, Sourcebooks Landmark, $15.99, 9781492671527
11. The Mister
E L. James, Vintage, $16.95, 9781984898326
12. Eleanor Oliphant Is Completely Fine
Gail Honeyman, Penguin, $16, 9780735220690
13. Washington Black
Esi Edugyan, Vintage, $16.95, 9780525563242
14. The Alchemist
Paulo Coelho, HarperOne, $16.99, 9780062315007
15. The Woman in the Window
A.J. Finn, Morrow, $16.99, 9780062678423

TRADE PAPERBACK NONFICTION

1. The Mueller Report
The Washington Post, Scribner, $15, 9781982129736
2. The Mueller Report: The Final Report of the Special Counsel into Donald Trump, Russia, and Collusion
Robert S. Mueller, III, et al., Skyhorse, $12.99, 9781510750166
3. Born a Crime
Trevor Noah, Spiegel & Grau, $18, 9780399588198
4. White Fragility
Robin DiAngelo, Beacon Press, $16, 9780807047415
5. Sapiens
Yuval Noah Harari, Harper Perennial, $22.99, 9780062316110
6. The Soul of America: The Battle for Our Better Angels
Jon Meacham, Random House, $20, 9780399589829
7. You Are a Badass
Jen Sincero, Running Press, $16, 9780762447695
8. The Best Cook in the World: Tales from My Momma's Southern Table
Rick Bragg, Vintage, $17, 9781400032693
9. Shoe Dog
Phil Knight, Scribner, $20, 9781501135927
10. Killers of the Flower Moon
David Grann, Vintage, $16.95, 9780307742483
11. Pleasure Activism: The Politics of Feeling Good
Adrienne Maree Brown (Ed.), AK Press, $20, 9781849353267
12. Just Mercy
Bryan Stevenson, Spiegel & Grau, $16, 9780812984965
13. The Last Castle
Denise Kiernan, Touchstone, $17, 9781476794051
14. Daring Greatly
Brené Brown, Avery, $17, 9781592408412
15. The Power of Now
Eckhart Tolle, New World Library, $15, 9781577314806

MASS MARKET

1. A Game of Thrones
George R.R. Martin, Bantam, $9.99, 9780553593716
2. A Clash of Kings
George R.R. Martin, Bantam, $9.99, 9780345535429
3. Dune
Frank Herbert, Ace, $9.99, 9780441172719
4. The Name of the Wind
Patrick Rothfuss, DAW, $9.99, 9780756404741
5. Lord of the Flies
William Golding, Perigee, $9.99, 9780399501487
6. Of Mice and Men
John Steinbeck, Penguin, $12, 9780140177398
7. American Gods
Neil Gaiman, Morrow, $9.99, 9780062572110
8. Past Tense
Lee Child, Dell, $9.99, 9780399593536
9. To Kill a Mockingbird
Harper Lee, Grand Central, $9.99, 9781455538966
10. All Quiet on the Western Front
Erich Maria Remarque, Ballantine, $6.99, 9780449213940

CHILDREN'S ILLUSTRATED

1. Oh, the Places You'll Go!
Dr. Seuss, Random House, $18.99, 9780679805274
2. Goodnight Moon
Margaret Wise Brown, Clement Hurd (Illus.), Harper, $8.99, 9780694003617
3. Lambslide
Ann Patchett, Robin Preiss Glasser (Illus.), Harper, $18.99, 9780062883384
4. Don't Let Them Disappear
Chelsea Clinton, Gianna Marino (Illus.), Philomel Books, $17.99, 9780525514329
5. I Will Be Fierce
Bea Birdsong, Nidhi Chanani (Illus.), Roaring Brook Press, $17.99, 9781250295088
6. High Five
Adam Rubin, Daniel Salmieri (Illus.), Dial, $19.99, 9780525428893
7. Pat the Bunny
Dorothy Kunhardt, Golden Books, $9.99, 9780307120007
8. You Are Light
Aaron Becker, Aaron Becker (Illus.), Candlewick Studio, $15.99, 9781536201154
9. Dragons Love Tacos
Adam Rubin, Daniel Salmieri (Illus.), Dial, $16.99, 9780803736801
10. Guess How Much I Love You
Sam McBratney, Anita Jeram (Illus.), Candlewick, $7.99, 9780763642648

CHILDREN'S INTEREST

1. Diary of an Awesome Friendly Kid: Rowley Jefferson's Journal
Jeff Kinney, Amulet Books, $13.99, 9781419740275
2. SHOUT
Laurie Halse Anderson, Viking Books for Young Readers, $17.99, 9780670012107
3. The One and Only Ivan
Katherine Applegate, Patricia Castelao (Illus.), Harper, $8.99, 9780061992278
4. The Hate U Give
Angie Thomas, Balzer + Bray, $18.99, 9780062871350
5. The Girl Who Drank the Moon
Kelly Barnhill, Algonquin Young Readers, $9.95, 9781616207465
6. A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood: The Poetry of Mister Rogers
Fred Rogers, Luke Flowers (Illus.), Quirk Books, $19.99, 9781683691136
7. Out of My Mind
Sharon M. Draper, Atheneum, $9.99, 9781416971719
8. Holes
Louis Sachar, Yearling, $6.99, 9780440419464
9. Hatchet
Gary Paulsen, Drew Willis (Illus.), Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers, $9.99, 9781481486293
10. Refugee
Alan Gratz, Scholastic Press, $16.99, 9780545880831

CHILDREN'S SERIES TITLES

1. Dog Man: Brawl of the Wild
Dav Pilkey, Graphix, $9.99, 9781338236576
2. Dog Man: Lord of the Fleas
Dav Pilkey, Graphix, $9.99, 9780545935173
3. Finale: A Caraval Novel
Stephanie Garber, Flatiron Books, $19.99, 9781250157669
4. Diary of a Wimpy Kid: The Getaway
Jeff Kinney, Abrams, $13.95, 9781419725456
5. I Survived the Battle of D-Day, 1944 (I Survived, #18)
Lauren Tarshis, Scholastic, $4.99, 9781338317381
6. Diary of a Wimpy Kid: The Meltdown
Jeff Kinney, Abrams, $13.95, 9781419727436
7. Dog Man Unleashed
Dav Pilkey, Graphix, $9.99, 9780545935203
8. What Was the Vietnam War? (What Was/Is…?)
Jim O'Connor, et al., Penguin Workshop, $5.99, 9781524789770
9. Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone
J.K. Rowling, Scholastic, $10.99, 9780590353427
10. The Wild Robot
Peter Brown, Little, Brown Books for Young Readers, $16.99, 9780316381994