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Southern Indie Bestsellers 11/12/2017

The Southern Indie Bestseller List, as brought to you by IndieBound and SIBA, for the week ended Sunday, November 12, 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 Rooster Bar
John Grisham, Doubleday, $28.95, 9780385541176
2. The Midnight Line
Lee Child, Delacorte Press, $28.99, 9780399593482
3. Origin
Dan Brown, Doubleday, $29.95, 9780385514231
4. A Gentleman in Moscow
Amor Towles, Viking, $27, 9780670026197
5. Manhattan Beach
Jennifer Egan, Scribner, $27, 9781476716732
6. Two Kinds of Truth
Michael Connelly, Little Brown, $29, 9780316225908
7. Little Fires Everywhere
Celeste Ng, Penguin Press, $27, 9780735224292
8. In the Midst of Winter
Isabel Allende, Atria, $28, 9781501178139
9. Sing, Unburied, Sing
Jesmyn Ward, Scribner, $26, 9781501126062
10. Before We Were Yours
Lisa Wingate, Ballantine, $26, 9780425284681
11. Uncommon Type
Tom Hanks, Knopf, $26.95, 9781101946152
12. The Last Ballad
Wiley Cash, Morrow, $26.99, 9780062313119
13. Devotions
Mary Oliver, Penguin Press, $30, 9780399563249
14. Lincoln in the Bardo
George Saunders, Random House, $28, 9780812995343
15. Hiddensee
Gregory Maguire, Morrow, $26.99, 9780062684387

HARDCOVER NONFICTION

1. Leonardo da Vinci
Walter Isaacson, S&S, $35, 9781501139154
2. Grant
Ron Chernow, Penguin Press, $40, 9781594204876
3. Bobby Kennedy: A Raging Spirit
Chris Matthews, S&S, $28, 9781501111860
4. Obama: An Intimate Portrait
Pete Souza, Little Brown, $50, 9780316512589
5. Hacks: The Inside Story of the Break-Ins and Breakdowns That Put Donald Trump in the White House
Donna Brazile, Hachette, $28, 9780316478519
6. Andrew Jackson and the Miracle of New Orleans
Brian Kilmeade, Don Yaeger, Sentinel, $28, 9780735213234
7. The Last Castle
Denise Kiernan, Touchstone, $28, 9781476794044
8. What Happened
Hillary Rodham Clinton, S&S, $30, 9781501175565
9. What Unites Us: Reflections on Patriotism
Dan Rather, Elliot Kirschner, Algonquin, $22.95, 9781616207823
10. We Were Eight Years in Power
Ta-Nehisi Coates, One World, $28, 9780399590566
11. Hillbilly Elegy
J.D. Vance, Harper, $27.99, 9780062300546
12. The Pioneer Woman Cooks: Come and Get It!
Ree Drummond, Morrow, $29.99, 9780062225269
13. Code Girls: The Untold Story of the American Women Code Breakers of World War II
Liza Mundy, Hachette, $28, 9780316352536
14. S Is for Southern: A Guide to the South, from Absinthe to Zydeco
David Dibenedetto, Harper Wave, $45, 9780062445148
15. Astrophysics for People in a Hurry
Neil deGrasse Tyson, Norton, $18.95, 9780393609394

TRADE PAPERBACK FICTION

1. The Sun and Her Flowers
Rupi Kaur, Andrews McMeel, $16.99, 9781449486792
2. Milk and Honey
Rupi Kaur, Andrews McMeel, $14.99, 9781449474256
3. All the Light We Cannot See
Anthony Doerr, Scribner, $17, 9781501173219
4. Murder on the Orient Express
Agatha Christie, Morrow, $14.99, 9780062689665
5. The Handmaid's Tale
Margaret Atwood, Anchor, $15.95, 9780525435006
6. Lilac Girls
Martha Hall Kelly, Ballantine, $17, 9781101883082
7. The Woman in Cabin 10
Ruth Ware, Gallery/Scout Press, $16, 9781501132957
8. News of the World
Paulette Jiles, Morrow, $15.99, 9780062409218
9. The Couple Next Door
Shari Lapena, Penguin, $16, 9780735221109
10. It
Stephen King, Scribner, $19.99, 9781501175466
11. A Man Called Ove
Fredrik Backman, Washington Square Press, $16, 9781476738024
12. The Remains of the Day
Kazuo Ishiguro, Vintage, $16, 9780679731726
13. The Girl From Venice
Martin Cruz Smith, S&S, $16, 9781439140246
14. The Nightingale
Kristin Hannah, St. Martin's Griffin, $16.99, 9781250080400
15. Ready Player One
Ernest Cline, Broadway, $16, 9780307887443

TRADE PAPERBACK NONFICTION

1. Bad Feminist
Roxane Gay, Harper Perennial, $10, 9780062695697
2. Thank You for Being Late
Thomas L. Friedman, Picador USA, $18, 9781250141224
3. Being Mortal
Atul Gawande, Picador USA, $16, 9781250076229
4. The Undoing Project
Michael Lewis, Norton, $16.95, 9780393354775
5. Being a Dog
Alexandra Horowitz, Scribner, $17, 9781476796024
6. You Are a Badass
Jen Sincero, Running Press, $16, 9780762447695
7. Rogue Heroes
Ben Macintyre, Broadway, $16, 9781101904183
8. Just Mercy
Bryan Stevenson, Spiegel & Grau, $16, 9780812984965
9. Alexander Hamilton
Ron Chernow, Penguin, $20, 9780143034759
10. Red Notice
Bill Browder, S&S, $16, 9781476755748
11. Wreck This Journal: Now in Color
Keri Smith, Penguin, $16, 9780143131663
12. We Should All Be Feminists
Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, Anchor, $7.95, 9781101911761
13. The Lost City of the Monkey God
Douglas Preston, Grand Central, $15.99, 9781455540013
14. The Year of Magical Thinking
Joan Didion, Vintage, $16, 9781400078431
15. Dark Money
Jane Mayer, Anchor, $17, 9780307947901

MASS MARKET

1. Murder on the Orient Express
Agatha Christie, Morrow, $9.99, 9780062693662
2. To Kill a Mockingbird
Harper Lee, Grand Central, $9.99, 9781455538966
3. Lord of the Flies
William Golding, Perigee, $9.99, 9780399501487
4. 1984
George Orwell, Signet, $9.99, 9780451524935
5. American Gods
Neil Gaiman, Morrow, $9.99, 9780062572110
6. The Gunslinger
Stephen King, Pocket, $9.99, 9781501166112
7. Animal Farm
George Orwell, Signet, $9.99, 9780451526342
8. Ready Player One
Ernest Cline, Broadway, $9.99, 9781524763282
9. Macbeth
William Shakespeare, Washington Square Press, $5.99, 9780743477109
10. The Name of the Wind
Patrick Rothfuss, DAW, $9.99, 9780756404741

CHILDREN'S ILLUSTRATED

1. Llama Llama Gives Thanks
Anna Dewdney, Viking Books for Young Readers, $5.99, 9781101997154
2. Goodnight Moon
Margaret Wise Brown, Clement Hurd (Illus.), Harper, $8.99, 9780694003617
3. The Mermaid
Jan Brett, G.P. Putnam's Sons Books for Young Readers, $18.99, 9780399170720
4. Thanks for Thanksgiving
Julie Markes, Doris Barrette (Illus.), HarperFestival, $7.99, 9780062643315
5. The Wolf, the Duck, and the Mouse
Mac Barnett, Jon Klassen (Illus.), Candlewick, $17.99, 9780763677541
6. Where the Wild Things Are
Maurice Sendak, Harper, $18.95, 9780060254926
7. Uni the Unicorn and the Dream Come True
Amy Krouse Rosenthal, Brigette Barrager (Illus.), Random House (BYR), $17.99, 9781101936597
8. Ada Twist, Scientist
Andrea Beaty, David Roberts (Illus.), Abrams, $17.95, 9781419721373
9. Good Day, Good Night
Margaret Wise Brown, Loren Long (Illus.), Harper, $18.99, 9780062383105
10. The Very Hungry Caterpillar
Eric Carle, Putnam, $10.99, 9780399226908

CHILDREN'S INTEREST

1. Turtles All the Way Down
John Green, Dutton Books for Young Readers, $19.99, 9780525555360
2. Wonder
R.J. Palacio, Knopf Books for Young Readers, $16.99, 9781524720193
3. The Book of Dust: La Belle Sauvage
Philip Pullman, Knopf Books for Young Readers, $22.99, 9780375815300
4. The Purloining of Prince Oleomargarine
Mark Twain, Philip C. Stead, Erin Stead (Illus.), Doubleday (BYR), $24.99, 9780553523225
5. Wishtree
Katherine Applegate, Feiwel & Friends, $16.99, 9781250043221
6. The War That Saved My Life
Kimberly Brubaker Bradley, Puffin, $8.99, 9780147510488
7. The Hate U Give
Angie Thomas, Balzer + Bray, $17.99, 9780062498533
8. Salt to the Sea
Ruta Sepetys, Penguin, $10.99, 9780142423622
9. Smile
Raina Telgemeier, Graphix, $10.99, 9780545132060
10. Auggie & Me
R.J. Palacio, Knopf, $16.99, 9781101934852

CHILDREN'S SERIES TITLES

1. Diary of a Wimpy Kid: The Getaway
Jeff Kinney, Amulet, $13.95, 9781419725456
2. Tales from a Not-So-Secret Crush Catastrophe (Dork Diaries, #12)
Rachel Renee Russell, Aladdin, $13.99, 9781534405608
3. The Ship of the Dead (Magnus Chase and the Gods of Asgard, Book 3)
Rick Riordan, Hyperion, $19.99, 9781423160939
4. Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban: The Illustrated Edition
J.K. Rowling, Jim Kay (Illus.), Arthur A. Levine Books, $39.99, 9780545791342
5. Dog Man
Dav Pilkey, Graphix, $9.99, 9780545581608
6. Dog Man: A Tale of Two Kitties
Dav Pilkey, Graphix, $9.99, 9780545935210
7. Serafina and the Splintered Heart
Robert Beatty, Disney/Hyperion, $16.99, 9781484775042
8. Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Cabin Fever
Jeff Kinney, Amulet, $13.95, 9781419702235
9. Serafina and the Black Cloak
Robert Beatty, Disney/Hyperion, $7.99, 9781484711873
10. Tales from a Not-So-Fabulous Life (Dork Diaries, #1)
Rachel Renee Russell, Aladdin, $13.99, 9781416980063