The Indie Mystery Bestseller List

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    Based on sales at independent bookstores nationwide for the eight-week period ending January 9, 2011.

    1. Moonlight Mile
    Dennis Lehane, Morrow, $26.99, 9780061836923

    2. U Is for Undertow
    Sue Grafton, Berkley, $7.99, 9780425238110

    3. 61 Hours
    Lee Child, Dell, $9.99, 9780440243694

    4. Worth Dying For
    Lee Child, Delacorte, $28, 9780385344319

    5. The Sweetness at the Bottom of the Pie
    Alan Bradley, Bantam, $15, 9780385343497

    6. The Best American Mystery Stories 2010
    Lee Child (Ed.), Mariner, $14.95, 9780547237466

    7. Djibouti
    Elmore Leonard, Morrow, $26.99, 9780061735172

    8. Killing Floor
    Lee Child, Jove, $9.99, 9780515141429

    9. Willful Behavior
    Donna Leon, Penguin, $14, 9780143117582

    10. The Track of Sand
    Andrea Camilleri, Penguin, $14, 9780143117933

    11. The Charming Quirks of Others
    Alexander McCall Smith, Pantheon, $24.95, 9780307379177

    12. Dog on It
    Spencer Quinn, Atria, $15, 9781416585848

    13. The Professional
    Robert B. Parker, Berkley, $9.99, 9780425236307

    14. Maisie Dobbs
    Jacqueline Winspear, Penguin, $15, 9780142004333

    15. Faceless Killers
    Henning Mankell, Vintage, $14.95, 9781400031573

    16. Painted Ladies
    Robert B. Parker, Putnam, $26.95, 9780399156854

    17. The Fat Man
    Ken Harmon, Dutton, $19.95, 9780525951957

    18. The Private Patient
    P.D. James, Vintage, $15, 9780307455284

    19. The Last Child
    John Hart, Minotaur, $14.99, 9780312642365

    20. The Lost Art of Gratitude
    Alexander McCall Smith, Anchor, $14, 9780307387080

    21. Thereby Hangs a Tail
    Spencer Quinn, Atria, $15, 9781416585862

    22. The Lace Reader
    Brunonia Barry, Harper, $14.99, 9780061624773

    23. Wicked Appetite
    Janet Evanovich, St. Martin’s, $27.99, 9780312652913

    24. Gone Tomorrow
    Lee Child, Dell, $9.99, 9780440243687

    25. The No. 1 Ladies’ Detective Agency
    Alexander McCall Smith, Anchor, $14, 9781400034772