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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    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. 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. 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.
    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.
    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.
    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.
    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.
    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.
    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.
    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.
    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.
    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.
    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.
    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.
    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.

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