The Indie Love & Romance Bestseller Lists

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    Based on sales at independent bookstores nationwide for the eight-week period ending June 19, 2011.

    Love (Nonfiction)

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

    2. Getting the Love You Want: A Guide for Couples
    Harville Hendrix, Holt, $15, 9780805087000

    3. What French Women Know: About Love, Sex, and Other Matters of the Heart and Mind
    Debra Ollivier, Berkley, $15, 9780425236482

    4. 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

    5. Men Are From Mars, Women Are From Venus
    John Gray, Quill, $14.99, 9780060574215

    6. Marry Him: The Case for Settling for Mr. Good Enough
    Lori Gottlieb, NAL, $15, 9780451232168

    7. If the Buddha Dated: A Handbook for Finding Love on a Spiritual Path
    Charlotte Kasl, Penguin, $14, 9780140195835

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

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

    10. Hold Me Tight: Seven Conversations for a Lifetime of Love
    Sue Johnson, Little Brown, $25.99, 9780316113007

    Romance (Fiction)

    1. Something Borrowed
    Emily Giffin, St. Martin’s Griffin, $14.99, 9780312321192

    2. Something Blue
    Emily Giffin, St. Martin’s Griffin, $14.99, 9780312323868

    3. The Love of My Youth
    Mary Gordon, Pantheon, $25.95, 9780307377425

    4. The Search
    Nora Roberts, Jove, $7.99, 9780515149487

    5. The Violets of March
    Sarah Jio, Plume, $15, 9780452297036

    6. Outlander
    Diana Gabaldon, Dell, $8.99, 9780440212560

    7. Chasing Fire
    Nora Roberts, Putnam, $27.95, 9780399157448

    8. One Day
    David Nicholls, Vintage, $14.95, 9780307946713

    9. The Peach Keeper
    Sarah Addison Allen, Bantam, $25, 9780553807226

    10. The Time Traveler’s Wife
    Audrey Niffenegger, Harvest, $14.95, 9780156029438