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Southern Indie Bestsellers 4/16/2017

The Southern Indie Bestseller List, as brought to you by IndieBound and SIBA, for the week ended Sunday, April 16, 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 Underground Railroad
Colson Whitehead, Doubleday, $26.95, 9780385542364
2. Lincoln in the Bardo
George Saunders, Random House, $28, 9780812995343
3. The Women in the Castle
Jessica Shattuck, Morrow, $26.99, 9780062563668
4. Norse Mythology
Neil Gaiman, Norton, $25.95, 9780393609097
5. Mississippi Blood
Greg Iles, Morrow, $28.99, 9780062311153
6. A Gentleman in Moscow
Amor Towles, Viking, $27, 9780670026197
7. Earthly Remains
Donna Leon, Atlantic Monthly Press, $25, 9780802126474
8. The Shadow Land
Elizabeth Kostova, Ballantine, $28, 9780345527868
9. The Tea Girl of Hummingbird Lane
Lisa See, Scribner, $27, 9781501154829
10. No One Is Coming to Save Us
Stephanie Powell Watts, Ecco, $26.99, 9780062472984
11. My Italian Bulldozer
Alexander McCall Smith, Pantheon, $25.95, 9781101871393
12. The River of Kings
Taylor Brown, St. Martin's Press, $25.99, 9781250111753
13. The Twelve Lives of Samuel Hawley
Hannah Tinti, Dial Press, $27, 9780812989885
14. American War
Omar El Akkad, Knopf, $26.95, 9780451493583
15. The Night the Lights Went Out
Karen White, Berkley, $26, 9780451488381

HARDCOVER NONFICTION

1. Hallelujah Anyway
Anne Lamott, Riverhead, $20, 9780735213586
2. Hillbilly Elegy
J.D. Vance, Harper, $27.99, 9780062300546
3. Wealth Can't Wait
David Osborn, Paul Morris, Greenleaf, $22.95, 9781626344198
4. The Book of Joy
The Dalai Lama, Archbishop Desmond Tutu, Avery, $26, 9780399185045
5. The Stranger in the Woods
Michael Finkel, Knopf, $25.95, 9781101875681
6. South and West
Joan Didion, Knopf, $21, 9781524732790
7. Portraits of Courage
George W. Bush, Crown, $35, 9780804189767
8. Ballplayer
Chipper Jones, Carroll Rogers Walton, Dutton, $27, 9781101984406
9. Dear Ijeawele, or a Feminist Manifesto in Fifteen Suggestions
Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, Knopf, $15, 9781524733131
10. Hourglass: Time, Memory, Marriage
Dani Shapiro, Knopf, $22.95, 9780451494481
11. The Gatekeepers: How the White House Chiefs of Staff Define Every Presidency
Chris Whipple, Crown, $28, 9780804138246
12. Make Your Bed: Little Things That Can Change Your Life...and Maybe the World
William H. McRaven, Grand Central, $18, 9781455570249
13. Prince Charles: The Passions and Paradoxes of an Improbable Life
Sally Bedell Smith, Random House, $32, 9781400067909
14. Deep Run Roots: Stories and Recipes from My Corner of the South
Vivian Howard, Little Brown, $40, 9780316381109
15. Being Mortal
Atul Gawande, Metropolitan, $26, 9780805095159

TRADE PAPERBACK FICTION

1. All the Light We Cannot See
Anthony Doerr, Scribner, $17, 9781501173219
2. The Nest
Cynthia D'Aprix Sweeney, Ecco, $16.99, 9780062414229
3. Milk and Honey
Rupi Kaur, Andrews McMeel, $14.99, 9781449474256
4. A Man Called Ove
Fredrik Backman, Washington Square Press, $16, 9781476738024
5. The Woman in Cabin 10
Ruth Ware, Gallery/Scout Press, $16, 9781501132957
6. Lilac Girls
Martha Hall Kelly, Ballantine, $17, 9781101883082
7. The Sympathizer
Viet Thanh Nguyen, Grove Press, $16, 9780802124944
8. The Handmaid's Tale
Margaret Atwood, Anchor, $15.95, 9780385490818
9. Big Little Lies
Liane Moriarty, Berkley, $16, 9780399587191
10. All the Missing Girls
Megan Miranda, S&S, $16, 9781501107979
11. The Orphan's Tale
Pam Jenoff, Mira, $15.99, 9780778319818
12. The Summer Before the War
Helen Simonson, Random House, $17, 9780812983203
13. Rules of Civility
Amor Towles, Penguin, $17, 9780143121169
14. In a Dark, Dark Wood
Ruth Ware, Gallery/Scout Press, $16, 9781501112331
15. My Grandmother Asked Me to Tell You She's Sorry
Fredrik Backman, Washington Square Press, $16, 9781501115073

TRADE PAPERBACK NONFICTION

1. The Zookeeper's Wife
Diane Ackerman, Norton, $15.95, 9780393354256
2. On Tyranny
Timothy Snyder, Tim Duggan Books, $7.99, 9780804190114
3. White Trash
Nancy Isenberg, Penguin, $17, 9780143129677
4. We Should All Be Feminists
Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, Anchor, $7.95, 9781101911761
5. Hidden Figures
Margot Lee Shetterly, Morrow, $15.99, 9780062363602
6. Dimestore: A Writer's Life
Lee Smith, Algonquin, $15.95, 9781616206468
7. Furiously Happy
Jenny Lawson, Flatiron, $15.99, 9781250077028
8. You Are a Badass
Jen Sincero, Running Press, $16, 9780762447695
9. Strong Is the New Pretty
Kate T. Parker, Workman, $17.95, 9780761189138
10. Evicted
Matthew Desmond, Broadway, $17, 9780553447453
11. The Genius of Birds
Jennifer Ackerman, Penguin, $17, 9780399563126
12. Lab Girl
Hope Jahren, Vintage, $16, 9781101873724
13. Secondhand Time: The Last of the Soviets
Svetlana Alexievich, Random House, $20, 9780399588822
14. The Boys in the Boat
Daniel James Brown, Penguin, $17, 9780143125471
15. I Am Not Your Negro
James Baldwin, Raoul Peck, Vintage, $15, 9780525434696

MASS MARKET

1. 1984
George Orwell, Signet, $9.99, 9780451524935
2. Lord of the Flies
William Golding, Perigee, $9.99, 9780399501487
3. A Game of Thrones
George R.R. Martin, Bantam, $9.99, 9780553593716
4. To Kill a Mockingbird
Harper Lee, Grand Central, $9.99, 9781455538966
5. A Clash of Kings
George R.R. Martin, Bantam, $9.99, 9780345535429
6. Slaughterhouse-Five
Kurt Vonnegut, Laurel Leaf, $7.99, 9780440180296
7. Ender's Game
Orson Scott Card, Tor, $7.99, 9780765370624
8. The Name of the Wind
Patrick Rothfuss, DAW, $9.99, 9780756404741
9. The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy
Douglas Adams, Del Rey, $7.99, 9780345391803
10. The Diary of a Young Girl
Anne Frank, Bantam, $7.99, 9780553577129

CHILDREN'S ILLUSTRATED

1. The Easter Egg
Jan Brett, G.P. Putnam's Sons Books for Young Readers, $8.99, 9780399547331
2. Mighty, Mighty Construction Site
Sherri Duskey Rinker, Tom Lichtenheld (Illus.), Chronicle, $16.99, 9781452152165
3. The Legend of Rock Paper Scissors
Drew Daywalt, Adam Rex (Illus.), Balzer + Bray, $17.99, 9780062438898
4. God Gave Us Easter
Lisa Tawn Bergren, Laura J. Bryant (Illus.), Waterbrook Press, $10.99, 9780307730725
5. Pat the Bunny
Dorothy Kunhardt, Golden, $9.99, 9780307120007
6. The Story of the Easter Bunny
Katherine Tegen, Sally Anne Lambert (Illus.), HarperFestival, $7.99, 9780062381552
7. Olivia the Spy
Ian Falconer, Atheneum, $17.99, 9781481457958
8. The Very Hungry Caterpillar's Easter Colors
Eric Carle, Grosset & Dunlap, $8.99, 9780451533470
9. Fancy Nancy and the Missing Easter Bunny
Jane O'Connor, Robin Preiss Glasser (Illus.), HarperFestival, $4.99, 9780062377920
10. Pete the Cat: Big Easter Adventure
James Dean, Kimberly Dean, Harper, $9.99, 9780062198679

CHILDREN'S INTEREST

1. 13 Reasons Why
Jay Asher, Razorbill, $10.99, 9780451478290
2. The Girl Who Drank the Moon
Kelly Barnhill, Algonquin Young Readers, $16.95, 9781616205676
3. The Hate U Give
Angie Thomas, Balzer + Bray, $17.99, 9780062498533
4. Everything, Everything
Nicola Yoon, Ember, $10.99, 9780553496673
5. Drama
Raina Telgemeier, Graphix, $10.99, 9780545326995
6. Ghosts
Raina Telgemeier, Graphix, $10.99, 9780545540629
7. Smile
Raina Telgemeier, Graphix, $10.99, 9780545132060
8. The Thing About Jellyfish
Ali Benjamin, Little, Brown Books for Young Readers, $8.99, 9780316380843
9. Sisters
Raina Telgemeier, Graphix, $10.99, 9780545540605
10. Carve the Mark
Veronica Roth, Katherine Tegen Books, $22.99, 9780062348630

CHILDREN'S FICTION SERIES TITLES

1. Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Double Down
Jeff Kinney, Amulet, $13.95, 9781419723445
2. Dog Man
Dav Pilkey, Graphix, $9.99, 9780545581608
3. Panda-Monium (FunJungle)
Stuart Gibbs, Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers, $16.99, 9781481445672
4. Dog Man Unleashed
Dav Pilkey, Graphix, $9.99, 9780545935203
5. Belly Up (FunJungle)
Stuart Gibbs, Simon & Schuster Children's Publishing, $7.99, 9781416987321
6. Diary of a Wimpy Kid: The Long Haul
Jeff Kinney, Amulet, $13.95, 9781419711893
7. Serafina and the Black Cloak
Robert Beatty, Disney/Hyperion, $7.99, 9781484711873
8. Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them (Harry Potter)
Newt Scamander, J.K. Rowling, Arthur A. Levine Books, $12.99, 9781338132311
9. The Enchantress Returns (The Land of Stories, #2)
Chris Colfer, Little Brown, $9.99, 9780316201551
10. Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Old School
Jeff Kinney, Amulet, $13.95, 9781419717017