The Indie Love & Romance Bestseller List

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    Based on sales at independent bookstores nationwide for the eight-week period ending September 8, 2013.

    Love (Nonfiction)

    1. Paris in Love: A Memoir
    Eloisa James, Random House Trade, $15, 9780812981902

    2. The Mastery of Love: A Practical Guide to the Art of Relationship
    Don Miguel Ruiz, Amber-Allen, $14, 9781878424426

    3. Act Like a Lady, Think Like a Man
    Steve Harvey, Amistad, $13.99, 9780062190987

    4. How to Be an Adult in Relationships: The Five Keys to Mindful Loving
    David Richo, Shambhala, $15.95, 9781570628122

    5. Hold Me Tight: Seven Conversations for a Lifetime of Love
    Sue Johnson, Little Brown, $26, 9780316113007

    6. Attached: The New Science of Adult Attachment and How It Can Help You Find —  and Keep —Love
    Amir Levine, Rachel Heller, Tarcher, $15.95, 9781585429134

    7. Getting the Love You Want: A Guide for Couples
    Harville Hendrix, Holt, $15.99, 9780805087000

    8. Men Are From Mars, Women Are From Venus
    John Gray, Quill, $15.99, 9780060574215

    9. All About Love: New Visions
    Bell Hooks, Harper Perennial, $13.99, 9780060959470

    10. Why Men Love Bitches: From Doormat to Dreamgirl — A Woman’s Guide to Holding Her Own in a Relationship
    Sherry Argov, Adams Media, $15.95, 9781580627566

    Romance (Fiction)

    1. Me Before You
    Jojo Moyes, Penguin, $16, 9780143124542

    2. Fifty Shades of Grey
    E.L. James, Vintage, $15.95, 9780345803481

    3. Fifty Shades Darker
    E.L. James, Vintage, $15.95, 9780345803498

    4. Fifty Shades Freed
    E.L. James, Vintage, $15.95, 9780345803504

    5. Entwined With You
    Sylvia Day, Berkley, $15, 9780425263921

    6. Bared to You
    Sylvia Day, Berkley, $15, 9780425263907

    7. Trains and Lovers
    Alexander McCall Smith, Pantheon, $22, 9780307908544

    8. The Thinking Woman’s Guide to Real Magic
    Emily Croy Barker, Pamela Dorman Books, $27.95, 9780670023660

    9. Reflected in You
    Sylvia Day, Berkley, $15, 9780425263914

    10. First Sight
    Danielle Steel, Delacorte, $28, 9780385338301