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Southern Indie Bestsellers 3/19/2017

The Southern Indie Bestseller List, as brought to you by IndieBound and SIBA, for the week ended Sunday, March 19, 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. Lincoln in the Bardo
George Saunders, Random House, $28, 9780812995343
2. Norse Mythology
Neil Gaiman, Norton, $25.95, 9780393609097
3. The Underground Railroad
Colson Whitehead, Doubleday, $26.95, 9780385542364
4. A Gentleman in Moscow
Amor Towles, Viking, $27, 9780670026197
5. In This Grave Hour
Jacqueline Winspear, Harper, $27.99, 9780062436603
6. A Piece of the World
Christina Baker Kline, Morrow, $27.99, 9780062356260
7. Exit West
Mohsin Hamid, Riverhead, $26, 9780735212176
8. The Whistler
John Grisham, Doubleday, $28.95, 9780385541190
9. All the Light We Cannot See
Anthony Doerr, Scribner, $27, 9781476746586
10. The Lost Book of the Grail
Charlie Lovett, Viking, $26, 9780399562518
11. The Girl Before
J.P. Delaney, Ballantine, $27, 9780425285046
12. Small Great Things
Jodi Picoult, Ballantine, $28.99, 9780345544957
13. The Second Mrs. Hockaday
Susan Rivers, Algonquin, $25.95, 9781616205812
14. Eveningland: Stories
Michael Knight, Atlantic Monthly Press, $25, 9780802125972
15. Desperation Road
Michael Farris Smith, Lee Boudreaux Books, $26, 9780316353038

HARDCOVER NONFICTION

1. Hillbilly Elegy
J.D. Vance, Harper, $27.99, 9780062300546
2. Eyes Wide Open: Overcoming Obstacles and Recognizing Opportunities in a World That Can't See Clearly
Isaac Lidsky, TarcherPerigee, $26, 9780143129578
3. Change Your Home, Change Your Life With Color
Moll Anderson, Post Hill Press, $35, 9781937268053
4. The Book of Joy
The Dalai Lama, Archbishop Desmond Tutu, Avery, $26, 9780399185045
5. Radical Candor: Be a Kick-Ass Boss Without Losing Your Humanity
Kim Scott, St. Martin's, $26.99, 9781250103505
6. Portraits of Courage
George W. Bush, Crown, $35, 9780804189767
7. The Stranger in the Woods: The Extraordinary Story of the Last True Hermit
Michael Finkel, Knopf, $25.95, 9781101875681
8. Killing the Rising Sun
Bill O'Reilly, Martin Dugard, Holt, $30, 9781627790628
9. The Hidden Life of Trees
Peter Wohlleben, Greystone Books, $24.95, 9781771642484
10. When Breath Becomes Air
Paul Kalanithi, Random House, $25, 9780812988406
11. Dear Ijeawele, or a Feminist Manifesto in Fifteen Suggestions
Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, Knopf, $15, 9781524733131
12. South and West
Joan Didion, Knopf, $21, 9781524732790
13. Homo Deus
Yuval Noah Harari, Harper, $35, 9780062464316
14. The Blood of Emmett Till
Timothy B. Tyson, S&S, $27, 9781476714844
15. Writer, Sailor, Soldier, Spy: Ernest Hemingway's Secret Adventures, 1935-1961
Nicholas E. Reynolds, Morrow, $27.99, 9780062440136

TRADE PAPERBACK FICTION

1. A Man Called Ove
Fredrik Backman, Washington Square Press, $16, 9781476738024
2. Milk and Honey
Rupi Kaur, Andrews McMeel, $14.99, 9781449474256
3. Lilac Girls
Martha Hall Kelly, Ballantine, $17, 9781101883082
4. The Handmaid's Tale
Margaret Atwood, Anchor, $15.95, 9780385490818
5. Rules of Civility
Amor Towles, Penguin, $17, 9780143121169
6. The Sympathizer
Viet Thanh Nguyen, Grove Press, $16, 9780802124944
7. My Grandmother Asked Me to Tell You She's Sorry
Fredrik Backman, Washington Square Press, $16, 9781501115073
8. My Brilliant Friend
Elena Ferrante, Europa Editions, $17, 9781609450786
9. Big Little Lies
Liane Moriarty, Berkley, $16, 9780399587191
10. The Shack
Wm. Paul Young, Windblown Media, $15.99, 9781455567607
11. All the Missing Girls
Megan Miranda, S&S, $16, 9781501107979
12. In a Dark, Dark Wood
Ruth Ware, Gallery/Scout Press, $16, 9781501112331
13. A Dog's Purpose
W. Bruce Cameron, Forge, $14.99, 9780765388117
14. The Summer Before the War
Helen Simonson, Random House, $17, 9780812983203
15. The Orphan's Tale
Pam Jenoff, Mira, $15.99, 9780778319818

TRADE PAPERBACK NONFICTION

1. Clean Skin From Within: The Spa Doctor's Two-Week Program to Glowing, Naturally Youthful Skin
Trevor Cates, Fair Winds Press, $22.99, 9781592337439
2. Hidden Figures
Margot Lee Shetterly, Morrow, $15.99, 9780062363602
3. We Should All Be Feminists
Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, Anchor, $7.95, 9781101911761
4. Furiously Happy
Jenny Lawson, Flatiron, $15.99, 9781250077028
5. Lab Girl
Hope Jahren, Vintage, $16, 9781101873724
6. Becoming Wise: An Inquiry Into the Mystery and Art of Living
Krista Tippett, Penguin, $17, 9781101980316
7. You Are Here: An Owner's Manual for Dangerous Minds
Jenny Lawson, Flatiron, $15.99, 9781250119889
8. Alexander Hamilton
Ron Chernow, Penguin, $20, 9780143034759
9. The Zookeeper's Wife
Diane Ackerman, Norton, $15.95, 9780393354256
10. Why We March
Artisan Publishers, $14.95, 9781579658281
11. Why I March
Abrams Image, $14.95, 9781419728853
12. Dark Money
Jane Mayer, Anchor, $17, 9780307947901
13. Evicted
Matthew Desmond, Broadway, $17, 9780553447453
14. I Am Not Your Negro
James Baldwin, Raoul Peck, Vintage, $15, 9780525434696
15. On Tyranny: Twenty Lessons from the Twentieth Century
Timothy Snyder, Tim Duggan Books, $7.99, 9780804190114

MASS MARKET

1. 1984
George Orwell, Signet, $9.99, 9780451524935
2. It Can't Happen Here
Sinclair Lewis, Signet, $9.99, 9780451465641
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 Catcher in the Rye
J.D. Salinger, Little Brown, $8.99, 9780316769488
6. I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings
Maya Angelou, Ballantine, $7.99, 9780345514400
7. Animal Farm
George Orwell, Signet, $9.99, 9780451526342
8. Women Who Run With the Wolves
Clarissa Pinkola Estes, Ballantine, $8.99, 9780345409874
9. Go Tell It on the Mountain
James Baldwin, Vintage, $7.99, 9780345806543
10. The Witching Hour
Anne Rice, Ballantine, $8.99, 9780345384461

CHILDREN'S ILLUSTRATED

1. Mighty, Mighty Construction Site
Sherri Duskey Rinker, Tom Lichtenheld (Illus.), Chronicle, $16.99, 9781452152165
2. Brown Bear, Brown Bear, What Do You See?
Bill Martin, Eric Carle (Illus.), Holt, $7.95, 9780805047905
3. Goodnight Moon
Margaret Wise Brown, Clement Hurd (Illus.), Harper, $8.99, 9780694003617
4. Mother Bruce
Ryan T. Higgins, Disney/Hyperion, $17.99, 9781484730881
5. The Easter Egg
Jan Brett, G.P. Putnam's Sons Books for Young Readers, $8.99, 9780399547331
6. Where the Wild Things Are
Maurice Sendak, Harper, $18.95, 9780060254926
7. The Very Hungry Caterpillar
National Geographic Learning, Putnam, $10.99, 9780399226908
8. Triangle
Mac Barnett, Jon Klassen (Illus.), Candlewick, $15.99, 9780763696030
9. Not Quite Narwhal
Jessie Sima, Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers, $17.99, 9781481469098
10. We're Going on an Egg Hunt
Laura Hughes, Bloomsbury U.S.A. Children's Books, $17.99, 9781681193144

CHILDREN'S INTEREST

1. The Hate U Give
Angie Thomas, Balzer + Bray, $17.99, 9780062498533
2. The Girl Who Drank the Moon
Kelly Barnhill, Algonquin Young Readers, $16.95, 9781616205676
3. Home Sweet Motel
Chris Grabenstein, Random House Books for Young Readers, $13.99, 9780553536027
4. Wonder
R.J. Palacio, Knopf, $16.99, 9780375869020
5. Ghosts
Raina Telgemeier, Graphix, $10.99, 9780545540629
6. Smile
Raina Telgemeier, Graphix, $10.99, 9780545132060
7. Looking for Alaska
John Green, Dutton Books for Young Readers, $19.99, 9780525428022
8. Sisters
Raina Telgemeier, Graphix, $10.99, 9780545540605
9. The Little Prince
Antoine de Saint-Exupery, Harvest, $11, 9780156012195
10. Will Grayson, Will Grayson
John Green, David Levithan, Speak, $10.99, 9780142418475

CHILDREN'S FICTION SERIES TITLES

1. Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Double Down
Jeff Kinney, Amulet, $13.95, 9781419723445
2. Dog Man Unleashed
Dav Pilkey, Graphix, $9.99, 9780545935203
3. Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone
J.K. Rowling, Scholastic, $10.99, 9780590353427
4. Serafina and the Black Cloak
Robert Beatty, Disney/Hyperion, $7.99, 9781484711873
5. The Lemonade War
Jacqueline Davies, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, $7.99, 9780547237657
6. Diary of a Wimpy Kid
Jeff Kinney, Amulet, $13.95, 9780810993136
7. Serafina and the Twisted Staff
Robert Beatty, Disney/Hyperion, $16.99, 9781484775035
8. Tales from a Not-So-Fabulous Life (Dork Diaries, #1)
Rachel Renee Russell, Aladdin, $13.99, 9781416980063
9. Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Old School
Jeff Kinney, Amulet, $13.95, 9781419717017
10. Red Queen
Victoria Aveyard, HarperTeen, $10.99, 9780062310644