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Southern Indie Bestsellers 11/10/2019

Southern Bestsellers 11/10/2019

The Southern Indie Bestseller List, as brought to you by IndieBound and SIBA, for the week ending Sunday, November 10, 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. The Starless Sea
Erin Morgenstern, Doubleday, $28.95, 9780385541213
2. The Dutch House
Ann Patchett, Harper, $27.99, 9780062963673
3. Where the Crawdads Sing
Delia Owens, Putnam, $26, 9780735219090
4. The Guardians
John Grisham, Doubleday, $29.95, 9780385544184
5. The Water Dancer
Ta-Nehisi Coates, One World, $28, 9780399590597
6. Olive, Again
Elizabeth Strout, Random House, $27, 9780812996548
7. Blue Moon
Lee Child, Delacorte Press, $28.99, 9780399593543
8. The Testaments
Margaret Atwood, Nan A. Talese, $28.95, 9780385543781
9. Nothing to See Here
Kevin Wilson, Ecco, $26.99, 9780062913463
10. Agent Running in the Field
John le Carré, Viking, $29, 9781984878878
11. The Giver of Stars
Jojo Moyes, Pamela Dorman Books, $28, 9780399562488
12. This Tender Land
William Kent Krueger, Atria, $27, 9781476749297
13. The Christmas Spirits on Tradd Street
Karen White, Berkley, $26, 9780451475244
14. The Night Fire
Michael Connelly, Little Brown, $29, 9780316485616
15. The Secrets We Kept
Lara Prescott, Knopf, $26.95, 9780525656159

HARDCOVER NONFICTION

1. Talking to Strangers
Malcolm Gladwell, Little Brown, $30, 9780316478526
2. The Body
Bill Bryson, Doubleday, $30, 9780385539302
3. Catch and Kill
Ronan Farrow, Little Brown, $30, 9780316486637
4. Blowout
Rachel Maddow, Crown, $30, 9780525575474
5. Finding Chika: A Little Girl, an Earthquake, and the Making of a Family
Mitch Albom, Harper, $24.99, 9780062952394
6. Educated
Tara Westover, Random House, $28, 9780399590504
7. Sam Houston and the Alamo Avengers: The Texas Victory That Changed American History
Brian Kilmeade, Sentinel, $28, 9780525540533
8. Acid for the Children: A Memoir
Flea, Grand Central, $30, 9781455530533
9. In the Dream House: A Memoir
Carmen Maria Machado, Graywolf Press, $26, 9781644450031
10. Me
Elton John, Holt, $30, 9781250147608
11. Becoming
Michelle Obama, Crown, $32.5, 9781524763138
12. How to Be an Antiracist
Ibram X. Kendi, One World, $27, 9780525509288
13. Running with Sherman: The Donkey with the Heart of a Hero
Christopher McDougall, Knopf, $27.95, 9781524732363
14. Tell Me a Story: My Life with Pat Conroy
Cassandra King Conroy, Morrow, $24.99, 9780062905628
15. The Beautiful Ones
Prince, Spiegel & Grau, $30, 9780399589652

TRADE PAPERBACK FICTION

1. The Handmaid's Tale
Margaret Atwood, Anchor, $15.95, 9780525435006
2. The Overstory
Richard Powers, Norton, $18.95, 9780393356687
3. Unsheltered
Barbara Kingsolver, Harper Perennial, $17.99, 9780062684738
4. The Tattooist of Auschwitz
Heather Morris, Harper, $16.99, 9780062797155
5. The Book Woman of Troublesome Creek
Kim Michele Richardson, Sourcebooks Landmark, $15.99, 9781492671527
6. A Well-Behaved Woman
Therese Anne Fowler, St. Martin's Griffin, $16.99, 9781250095480
7. The Alchemist
Paulo Coelho, HarperOne, $16.99, 9780062315007
8. Little Fires Everywhere
Celeste Ng, Penguin, $17, 9780735224315
9. My Sister, the Serial Killer
Oyinkan Braithwaite, Anchor, $14.95, 9780525564201
10. A Gentleman in Moscow
Amor Towles, Penguin, $17, 9780143110439
11. Flights
Olga Tokarczuk, Riverhead Books, $17, 9780525534204
12. Nine Perfect Strangers
Liane Moriarty, Flatiron Books, $17.99, 9781250069832
13. The Great Alone
Kristin Hannah, St. Martin's Griffin, $17.99, 9781250229533
14. Before We Were Yours
Lisa Wingate, Ballantine, $17, 9780425284704
15. The Woman in the Window
A.J. Finn, Morrow, $16.99, 9780062678423

TRADE PAPERBACK NONFICTION

1. The Library Book
Susan Orlean, S&S, $16.99, 9781476740195
2. Just Mercy
Bryan Stevenson, Spiegel & Grau, $16, 9780812984965
3. Upstream: Selected Essays
Mary Oliver, Penguin, $17, 9780143130086
4. Leadership: In Turbulent Times
Doris Kearns Goodwin, S&S, $18, 9781476795935
5. Calypso
David Sedaris, Back Bay, $17.99, 9780316392426
6. Classic Krakauer: Essays on Wilderness and Risk
Jon Krakauer, Anchor, $15, 9781984897695
7. Sapiens
Yuval Noah Harari, Harper Perennial, $22.99, 9780062316110
8. Born a Crime
Trevor Noah, Spiegel & Grau, $18, 9780399588198
9. The Crying Book
Heather Christle, Catapult, $16.95, 9781948226448
10. White Fragility
Robin DiAngelo, Beacon Press, $16, 9780807047415
11. How to Change Your Mind
Michael Pollan, Penguin, $18, 9780735224155
12. The Last Castle: The Epic Story of Love, Loss, and American Royalty in the Nation's Largest Home
Denise Kiernan, Touchstone, $17, 9781476794051
13. Vietnam: An Epic Tragedy, 1945-1975
Max Hastings, Harper Perennial, $22.99, 9780062405678
14. Shoe Dog
Phil Knight, Scribner, $20, 9781501135927
15. The Four Agreements
Don Miguel Ruiz, Amber-Allen, $12.95, 9781878424310

MASS MARKET

1. 1984
George Orwell, Signet, $9.99, 9780451524935
2. Lord of the Flies
William Golding, Perigee, $9.99, 9780399501487
3. Good Omens
Neil Gaiman, Terry Pratchett, Morrow, $9.99, 9780062836977
4. Of Mice and Men
John Steinbeck, Penguin, $12, 9780140177398
5. The Name of the Wind
Patrick Rothfuss, DAW, $9.99, 9780756404741
6. American Gods
Neil Gaiman, Morrow, $9.99, 9780062572110
7. Animal Farm
George Orwell, Signet, $9.99, 9780451526342
8. Doctor Sleep
Stephen King, Pocket, $10.99, 9781982138868
9. The Catcher in the Rye
J.D. Salinger, Little Brown, $8.99, 9780316769488
10. The Goldfinch
Donna Tartt, Little Brown, $10.99, 9780316055420

CHILDREN'S ILLUSTRATED

1. The Crayons' Christmas
Drew Daywalt, Oliver Jeffers (Illus.), Penguin Workshop, $19.99, 9780525515746
2. Grumpy Monkey
Suzanne Lang, Max Lang (Illus.), Random House Books for Young Readers, $8.99, 9780593123997
3. Llama Llama Mess Mess Mess
Anna Dewdney, Reed Duncan, Viking Books for Young Readers, $18.99, 9780670016440
4. Goodnight Moon
Margaret Wise Brown, Clement Hurd (Illus.), Harper, $8.99, 9780694003617
5. Five Little Thank-Yous
Cindy Jin, Dawn M. Cardona (Illus.), Little Simon, $7.99, 9781534451391
6. Sulwe
Lupita Nyong'o, Vashti Harrison (Illus.), Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers, $17.99, 9781534425361
7. Dasher: How a Brave Little Doe Changed Christmas Forever
Matt Tavares, Candlewick, $17.99, 9781536201376
8. The Dinky Donkey
Craig Smith, Katz Cowley (Illus.), Scholastic, $7.99, 9781338600834
9. Frozen 2 Little Golden Book
Golden Books/Disney, $4.99, 9780736440202
10. Where the Wild Things Are
Maurice Sendak, Harper, $18.95, 9780060254926

CHILDREN'S INTEREST

1. Guts
Raina Telgemeier, Graphix, $12.99, 9780545852500
2. Call Down the Hawk
Maggie Stiefvater, Scholastic Press, $19.99, 9781338188325
3. Allies
Alan Gratz, Scholastic Press, $17.99, 9781338245721
4. Smile
Raina Telgemeier, Graphix, $10.99, 9780545132060
5. Ghosts
Raina Telgemeier, Graphix, $10.99, 9780545540629
6. Out of My Mind
Sharon M. Draper, Atheneum, $9.99, 9781416971719
7. Tristan Strong Punches a Hole in the Sky
Kwame Mbalia, Rick Riordan Presents, $17.99, 9781368039932
8. The Fountains of Silence
Ruta Sepetys, Philomel Books, $18.99, 9780399160318
9. Becoming RBG: Ruth Bader Ginsburg's Journey to Justice
Debbie Levy, Whitney Gardner (Illus.), Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers, $12.99, 9781534424555
10. The One and Only Ivan
Katherine Applegate, Patricia Castelao (Illus.), Harper, $8.99, 9780061992278

CHILDREN'S SERIES TITLES

1. Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Wrecking Ball
Jeff Kinney, Amulet Books, $14.99, 9781419739033
2. Dog Man: For Whom the Ball Rolls
Dav Pilkey, Graphix, $12.99, 9781338236590
3. Sofia Valdez, Future Prez (The Questioneers)
Andrea Beaty, David Roberts (Illus.), Abrams Books for Young Readers, $18.99, 9781419737046
4. Dork Diaries: Tales from a Not-So-Best Friend Forever
Rachel Renée Russell, Aladdin, $13.99, 9781534427204
5. The Toll (Arc of a Scythe, #3)
Neal Shusterman, Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers, $19.99, 9781481497060
6. Dog Man: Lord of the Fleas
Dav Pilkey, Graphix, $9.99, 9780545935173
7. The Bad Guys (The Bad Guys, #1)
Aaron Blabey, Scholastic, $5.99, 9780545912402
8. Dog Man and Cat Kid
Dav Pilkey, Graphix, $9.99, 9780545935180
9. Dog Man: A Tale of Two Kitties
Dav Pilkey, Graphix, $9.99, 9780545935210
10. Dog Man Unleashed
Dav Pilkey, Graphix, $9.99, 9780545935203