The Indie Comics & Graphic Works Bestseller List

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    Based on sales at independent bookstores nationwide for the eight-week period ending January 22, 2012.

    1. Habibi
    Craig Thompson, Pantheon, $35, 9780375424144

    2. The Magic of Reality: How We Know What’s Really True
    Richard Dawkins, Dave McKean (Illus.), Free Press, $29.99, 9781439192818

    3. Metamaus: A Look Inside a Modern Classic, Maus
    Art Spiegelman, Pantheon, $35, 9780375423949

    4. Hark! A Vagrant
    Kate Beaton, Drawn & Quarterly, $19.95, 9781770460607

    5. The Best American Comics
    Alison Bechdel (Ed.), Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, $25, 9780547333625

    6. Feynman
    Jim Ottaviani, Leland Myrick (Illus.), First Second, $29.99, 9781596432598

    7. The Adventures of TinTin in the Land of the Soviets
    Hergé, Little Brown, $10.99, 9780316003742

    8. Watchmen
    Alan Moore, Dave Gibbons, DC Comics, $19.99, 9780930289232

    9. The Walking Dead Volume 1: Days Gone Bye
    Robert Kirkman, Tony Moore (Illus.), Image Comics, $9.99, 9781582406725

    10. The Adventures of Hergé
    Jose-Louis Bocquet, Jean-Luc Fromental, Drawn & Quarterly, $19.95, 9781770460591

    11. Nursery Rhyme Comics: 50 Timeless Rhymes From 50 Celebrated Cartoonists!
    Chris Duffy (Ed.), First Second, $18.99, 9781596436008

    12. Blabber, Blabber, Blabber Everything, Volume 1
    Lynda Barry, Drawn & Quarterly, $24.95, 9781770460522

    13. Health Care Reform: What It Is, Why It’s Necessary, How It Works
    Jonathan Gruber, Nathan Schreiber (Illus.), Hill & Wang, $13.95, 9780809053971

    14. The Walking Dead Volume 2: Miles Behind Us
    Robert Kirkman, Charlie Adlard (Illus.), Image Comics, $14.99, 9781582407753

    15. Larry in Wonderland: A Pearls Before Swine Collection
    Stephan Pastis, Andrews McMeel Publishing, $12.99, 9781449408176

    16. The Book of Genesis Illustrated by R. Crumb
    R. Crumb, Norton, $25.95, 9780393061024

    17. V for Vendetta
    Alan Moore, David Lloyd (Illus.), Vertigo, $19.99, 9781401208417

    18. Yiddishkeit: Jewish Vernacular & the New Land
    Paul Buhle (Ed.), Abrams, $29.95, 9780810997493

    19. The Complete Maus: A Survivor’s Tale
    Art Spiegelman, Pantheon, $35, 9780679406419

    20. The Death-Ray
    Daniel Clowes, Drawn & Quarterly, $19.95, 9781770460515

    21. Scott Pilgrim’s Precious Little Life
    Bryan Lee O’Malley, Oni Press, $11.99, 9781932664089

    22. Scientific Progress Goes “Boink”: A Calvin and Hobbes Collection
    Bill Watterson, Andrews McMeel, $12.99, 9780836218787

    23. Logicomix
    Apostolos Doxiadis, Christos Papadimitriou, Bloomsbury, $22.95, 9781596914520

    24. The Sandman, Volume 1: Preludes & Nocturnes
    Neil Gaiman, Vertigo, $19.99, 9781401225759

    25. DC Comics: The Ultimate Character Guide
    Brandon T. Snider, DK Publishing, $16.99, 9780756682613