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Southern Indie Bestsellers 6/25/2017

The Southern Indie Bestseller List, as brought to you by IndieBound and SIBA, for the week ended Sunday, June 25, 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. Camino Island
John Grisham, Doubleday, $28.95, 9780385543026
2. A Gentleman in Moscow
Amor Towles, Viking, $27, 9780670026197
3. Magpie Murders
Anthony Horowitz, Harper, $27.99, 9780062645227
4. Into the Water
Paula Hawkins, Riverhead, $28, 9780735211209
5. Beren and Luthien
J.R.R. Tolkien, Alan Lee (Illus.), Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, $30, 9781328791825
6. The Ministry of Utmost Happiness
Arundhati Roy, Knopf, $28.95, 9781524733155
7. Beach House for Rent
Mary Alice Monroe, Gallery, $26, 9781501125461
8. Kiss Carlo
Adriana Trigiani, Harper, $27.99, 9780062319227
9. The Essex Serpent
Sarah Perry, Custom House, $26.99, 9780062666376
10. Same Beach, Next Year
Dorothea Benton Frank, Morrow, $27.99, 9780062390783
11. The Little French Bistro
Nina George, Crown, $26, 9780451495587
12. The Identicals
Elin Hilderbrand, Little Brown, $28, 9780316375191
13. The Underground Railroad
Colson Whitehead, Doubleday, $26.95, 9780385542364
14. Norse Mythology
Neil Gaiman, Norton, $25.95, 9780393609097
15. The Force
Don Winslow, Morrow, $27.99, 9780062664419

HARDCOVER NONFICTION

1. Al Franken, Giant of the Senate
Al Franken, Twelve, $28, 9781455540419
2. Hunger: A Memoir of (My) Body
Roxane Gay, Harper, $25.99, 9780062362599
3. Astrophysics for People in a Hurry
Neil deGrasse Tyson, Norton, $18.95, 9780393609394
4. Hillbilly Elegy
J.D. Vance, Harper, $27.99, 9780062300546
5. Theft by Finding: Diaries (1977-2002)
David Sedaris, Little Brown, $28, 9780316154727
6. Make Your Bed
William H. McRaven, Grand Central, $18, 9781455570249
7. Killers of the Flower Moon
David Grann, Doubleday, $28.95, 9780385534246
8. You Don't Have to Say You Love Me: A Memoir
Sherman Alexie, Little Brown, $28, 9780316270755
9. Hue 1968: A Turning Point of the American War in Vietnam
Mark Bowden, Atlantic Monthly Press, $30, 9780802127006
10. The Potlikker Papers: A Food History of the Modern South
John T. Edge, Penguin Press, $28, 9781594206559
11. The Hidden Life of Trees
Peter Wohlleben, Greystone Books, $24.95, 9781771642484
12. Option B
Sheryl Sandberg, Adam Grant, Knopf, $25.95, 9781524732684
13. Churchill and Orwell: The Fight for Freedom
Thomas E. Ricks, Penguin Press, $28, 9781594206139
14. The Book of Joy
The Dalai Lama, Archbishop Desmond Tutu, Avery, $26, 9780399185045
15. Ernest Hemingway: A Biography
Mary V. Dearborn, Knopf, $35, 9780307594679

TRADE PAPERBACK FICTION

1. The Handmaid's Tale
Margaret Atwood, Anchor, $15.95, 9780525435006
2. All the Light We Cannot See
Anthony Doerr, Scribner, $17, 9781501173219
3. Lilac Girls
Martha Hall Kelly, Ballantine, $17, 9781101883082
4. The Woman in Cabin 10
Ruth Ware, Gallery/Scout Press, $16, 9781501132957
5. The Nightingale
Kristin Hannah, St. Martin's Griffin, $16.99, 9781250080400
6. A Man Called Ove
Fredrik Backman, Washington Square Press, $16, 9781476738024
7. Commonwealth
Ann Patchett, Harper Perennial, $16.99, 9780062491831
8. News of the World
Paulette Jiles, Morrow, $15.99, 9780062409218
9. Before the Fall
Noah Hawley, Grand Central, $15.99, 9781455561797
10. Homegoing
Yaa Gyasi, Vintage, $16, 9781101971062
11. Milk and Honey
Rupi Kaur, Andrews McMeel, $14.99, 9781449474256
12. The Couple Next Door
Shari Lapena, Penguin, $16, 9780735221109
13. Razor Girl
Carl Hiaasen, Vintage Crime/Black Lizard, $15.95, 9780345804907
14. The Alchemist
Paulo Coelho, HarperOne, $16.99, 9780062315007
15. The Nest
Cynthia D'Aprix Sweeney, Ecco, $16.99, 9780062414229

TRADE PAPERBACK NONFICTION

1. On Tyranny
Timothy Snyder, Tim Duggan Books, $7.99, 9780804190114
2. The Glass Castle
Jeannette Walls, Scribner, $17, 9780743247542
3. White Trash
Nancy Isenberg, Penguin, $17, 9780143129677
4. The Zookeeper's Wife
Diane Ackerman, Norton, $15.95, 9780393354256
5. You Are a Badass
Jen Sincero, Running Press, $16, 9780762447695
6. The Bad-Ass Librarians of Timbuktu
Joshua Hammer, S&S, $16, 9781476777412
7. No Is Not Enough: Resisting Trump's Shock Politics and Winning the World We Need
Naomi Klein, Haymarket Books, $16.95, 9781608468904
8. Evicted
Matthew Desmond, Broadway, $17, 9780553447453
9. Night
Elie Wiesel, FSG, $9.95, 9780374500016
10. Originals
Adam Grant, Penguin, $17, 9780143128854
11. The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks
Rebecca Skloot, Broadway, $16, 9780804190107
12. Alexander Hamilton
Ron Chernow, Penguin, $20, 9780143034759
13. Into the Wild
Jon Krakauer, Anchor, $14.95, 9780307387172
14. The Wright Brothers
David McCullough, S&S, $17, 9781476728759
15. Hero of the Empire
Candice Millard, Anchor, $17, 9780307948786

MASS MARKET

1. American Gods
Neil Gaiman, Morrow, $9.99, 9780062572110
2. 1984
George Orwell, Signet, $9.99, 9780451524935
3. The Diary of a Young Girl
Anne Frank, Bantam, $7.99, 9780553577129
4. Animal Farm
George Orwell, Signet, $9.99, 9780451526342
5. Night School
Lee Child, Dell, $9.99, 9780804178822
6. Lord of the Flies
William Golding, Perigee, $9.99, 9780399501487
7. To Kill a Mockingbird
Harper Lee, Grand Central, $9.99, 9781455538966
8. The Catcher in the Rye
J.D. Salinger, Little Brown, $8.99, 9780316769488
9. The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy
Douglas Adams, Del Rey, $7.99, 9780345391803
10. The Wise Man's Fear
Patrick Rothfuss, DAW, $9.99, 9780756407919

CHILDREN'S ILLUSTRATED

1. She Persisted: 13 American Women Who Changed the World
Chelsea Clinton, Alexandra Boiger (Illus.), Philomel, $17.99, 9781524741723
2. Little Excavator
Anna Dewdney, Viking Books for Young Readers, $17.99, 9781101999202
3. Dragons Love Tacos 2: The Sequel
Adam Rubin, Daniel Salmieri (Illus.), Dial, $18.99, 9780525428886
4. Goodnight Moon
Margaret Wise Brown, Clement Hurd (Illus.), Harper, $8.99, 9780694003617
5. Where the Wild Things Are
Maurice Sendak, Harper, $18.95, 9780060254926
6. Oh, the Places You'll Go!
Dr. Seuss, Random House, $18.99, 9780679805274
7. Pete the Cat and the Cool Cat Boogie
James Dean, Harper, $17.99, 9780062404343
8. Mighty, Mighty Construction Site
Sherri Duskey Rinker, Tom Lichtenheld (Illus.), Chronicle, $16.99, 9781452152165
9. The Legend of Rock Paper Scissors
Drew Daywalt, Adam Rex (Illus.), Balzer + Bray, $17.99, 9780062438898
10. Baby Fish
Yu-Hsuan Huang, Chronicle, $6.99, 9781452156101

CHILDREN'S INTEREST

1. Wonder
R.J. Palacio, Knopf, $16.99, 9780375869020
2. Everything, Everything
Nicola Yoon, Ember, $10.99, 9781524769604
3. Once and for All
Sarah Dessen, Viking Books for Young Readers, $19.99, 9780425290330
4. The Hate U Give
Angie Thomas, Balzer + Bray, $17.99, 9780062498533
5. The Girl Who Drank the Moon
Kelly Barnhill, Algonquin Young Readers, $16.95, 9781616205676
6. The Thing About Jellyfish
Ali Benjamin, Little, Brown Books for Young Readers, $8.99, 9780316380843
7. Smile
Raina Telgemeier, Graphix, $10.99, 9780545132060
8. 13 Reasons Why
Jay Asher, Razorbill, $10.99, 9780451478290
9. Beyond the Bright Sea
Lauren Wolk, Dutton Books for Young Readers, $16.99, 9781101994856
10. Ghosts
Raina Telgemeier, Graphix, $10.99, 9780545540629

CHILDREN'S SERIES TITLES

1. The Dark Prophecy (The Trials of Apollo, Book Two)
Rick Riordan, Hyperion, $19.99, 9781484746424
2. Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone
J.K. Rowling, Scholastic, $10.99, 9780590353427
3. Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Double Down
Jeff Kinney, Amulet, $13.95, 9781419723445
4. Dog Man
Dav Pilkey, Graphix, $9.99, 9780545581608
5. Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban
J.K. Rowling, Scholastic, $10.99, 9780439136365
6. Serafina and the Black Cloak
Robert Beatty, Disney/Hyperion, $7.99, 9781484711873
7. Captain Underpants and the Attack of the Talking Toilets
Dav Pilkey, Scholastic, $5.99, 9780590634274
8. The 5th Wave
Rick Yancey, Speak, $10.99, 9780147519085
9. Captain Underpants and the Sensational Saga of Sir Stinks-A-Lot
Dav Pilkey, Scholastic, $9.99, 9780545504928
10. The Adventures of Captain Underpants
Dav Pilkey, Scholastic, $5.99, 9780590846288