National Indie Bestsellers

    Trade Paperback Fiction

    Bestseller List for February 7, 2018
    Based on sales for the week ending February 4, 2018
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    Weeks on List
    1. The Underground Railroad- Debut
    Colson Whitehead, Anchor, $16.95, 9780345804327
    Whitehead's award-winning novel chronicles a young slave's adventures as she makes a desperate bid for freedom in the antebellum South.
    /1
    2. Pachinko
    Min Jin Lee, Grand Central, $15.99, 9781455563920
    This tour de force by the bestselling author of Free Food for Millionaires is a 2017 National Book Award Finalist.
    1/12
    3. The Women in the Castle
    Jessica Shattuck, Morrow, $16.99, 9780062563675
    Shattuck's evocative and utterly enthralling novel offers a fresh perspective on one of the most tumultuous periods in history, the end of World War II.
    2/5
    4. All the Light We Cannot See
    Anthony Doerr, Scribner, $17.00, 9781501173219
    Doerr's beautiful novel about a blind French girl and a German boy whose paths collide in occupied France during World War II.
    3/44
    5. The Handmaid's Tale
    Margaret Atwood, Anchor, $15.95, 9780525435006
    Atwood's funny, unexpected, horrifying, and altogether convincing novel is at once scathing satire, dire warning, and literary tour de force. Now a Hulu series.
    6/41
    6. We Were the Lucky Ones
    Georgia Hunter, Penguin, $16.00, 9780399563096
    Hunter's debut novel is based on the true story of a family of Polish Jews who are separated at the start of WWII, determined to survive--and to reunite.
    4/5
    7. The Woman in Cabin 10
    Ruth Ware, Gallery/Scout Press, $16.00, 9781501132957
    A suspenseful and haunting novel by the bestselling author of In a Dark, Dark Wood.
    5/43
    8. The Sun and Her Flowers
    Rupi Kaur, Andrews McMeel, $16.99, 9781449486792
    The long-awaited second collection of poetry by the bestselling author of Milk and Honey.
    7/18
    9. The Perfect Nanny
    Leeila Slimani, Penguin, $16.00, 9780143132172
    Slimani's novel is a riveting and bravely observed exploration of power, class, race, domesticity, and motherhood. A January 2018 Indie Next List Great Read.
    9/3
    10. Lilac Girls
    Martha Hall Kelly, Ballantine, $17.00, 9781101883082
    Kelly's debut novel is an incredible story of love, redemption, and terrible secrets that were hidden for decades.
    10/49
    11. The Couple Next Door
    Shari Lapena, Penguin, $16.00, 9780735221109
    Lapena's suspenseful novel about a young couple and their apparently friendly neighbors. A twisty tale of lies, betrayal, and the secrets between husbands and wives.
    12/36
    12. Call Me by Your Name
    Andre Aciman, Picador USA, $17.00, 9781250169440
    Aciman's novel about a romance that blossoms between an adolescent boy and a summer guest at his parents' cliffside mansion on the Italian Riviera. Now a major motion picture.
    13/4
    13. Milk and Honey
    Rupi Kaur, Andrews McMeel, $14.99, 9781449474256
    Kaur's collection of poetry and prose about survival and the experience of violence, abuse, love, loss, and femininity.
    11/74
    14. Celine
    Peter Heller, Vintage, $16.00, 9781101973486
    Combining ingenious plotting with crystalline prose and sweeping natural panoramas, Heller gives us his finest work to date.
    15/4
    15. Behind Closed Doors
    B.A. Paris, St. Martin's Griffin, $16.99, 9781250132369
    A debut psychological thriller that is not to be missed!
    14/30

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