National Indie Bestsellers - Hardcover Fiction

    Bestseller List for August 9, 2017
    Based on sales for the week ending August 6, 2017
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      Hardcover Fiction Last Week/
    Weeks on List
    1. A Gentleman in Moscow
    Amor Towles, Viking, $27.00, 9780670026197
    Towles' transporting novel about a man who is ordered to spend the rest of his life inside a luxury hotel is a September 2016 Indie Next List Great Read.
    2/48
    2. Camino Island
    John Grisham, Doubleday, $28.95, 9780385543026
    In Grisham's new novel of suspense, a gang of thieves stage a daring heist from a secure vault deep below Princeton University's Firestone Library, and a young novelist is hired to go undercover and investigate.
    3/9
    3. The Late Show
    Michael Connelly, Little Brown, $28.00, 9780316225984
    In his new thriller, Connelly introduces Renée Ballard, a fierce young detective fighting to prove herself on the LAPD's toughest beat.
    1/3
    4. Mrs. Fletcher- Debut
    Tom Perrotta, Scribner, $26.00, 9781501144028
    Perrotta's hilarious new novel about sex, love, and identity on the frontlines of America's culture wars is an August 2017 Indie Next List Great Read.
    /1
    5. House of Spies
    Daniel Silva, Harper, $28.99, 9780062354341
    Gabriel Allon is back and determined to hunt down the world's most dangerous terrorist, a shadowy ISIS mastermind known only as Saladin.
    5/4
    6. The Lying Game
    Ruth Ware, Gallery/Scout Press, $26.99, 9781501156007
    An unforgettable new novel of psychological suspense by the bestselling author of In a Dark, Dark Wood and The Woman in Cabin 10.
    10/2
    7. The Ministry of Utmost Happiness
    Arundhati Roy, Knopf, $28.95, 9781524733155
    A dazzling and richly moving new novel by the bestselling author of The God of Small Things.
    6/9
    8. Into the Water
    Paula Hawkins, Riverhead, $28.00, 9780735211209
    A riveting new novel of psychological suspense by the bestselling author of The Girl on the Train.
    4/14
    9. The Underground Railroad
    Colson Whitehead, Doubleday, $26.95, 9780385542364
    Whitehead's magnificent tour de force chronicling a young slave's adventures as she makes a desperate bid for freedom in the antebellum South is a September 2016 Indie Next List Great Read.
    9/53
    10. Magpie Murders
    Anthony Horowitz, Harper, $27.99, 9780062645227
    Horowitz's fiendishly brilliant thriller weaves a classic whodunit worthy of Agatha Christie into a chilling modern-day mystery. The #1 Indie Next List Great Read for June 2017.
    7/9
    11. Norse Mythology
    Neil Gaiman, Norton, $25.95, 9780393609097
    Gaiman fashions primeval Norse stories into a novelistic arc that begins with the genesis of the legendary nine worlds and delves into the exploits of deities, dwarfs, and giants.
    8/26
    12. Less- Debut
    Andrew Sean Greer, Lee Boudreaux Books, $26.00, 9780316316125
    A scintillating satire of the American abroad, a rumination on time and the human heart, and a bittersweet romance of chances lost.
    /1
    13. The Force
    Don Winslow, Morrow, $27.99, 9780062664419
    Winslow's gripping and heartbreaking novel about the members of an elite NYPD task force is a July 2017 Indie Next List Great Read.
    12/7
    14. Lincoln in the Bardo
    George Saunders, Random House, $28.00, 9780812995343
    The brilliant first novel by the author of Tenth of December is a February 2017 Indie Next List Great Read.
    14/22
    15. The Essex Serpent
    Sarah Perry, Custom House, $26.99, 9780062666376
    Perry's irresistible historical novel is a June 2017 Indie Next List Great Read.
    15/8

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