The Indie Mystery & Thriller Bestseller List

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    Based on sales at hundreds of independent bookstores nationwide for the eight-week period ending May 19, 2013.

    1. Gone Girl
    Gillian Flynn, Crown, $25, 9780307588364

    2. Death Comes to Pemberley
    P.D. James, Vintage, $15, 9780307950659

    3. Leaving Everything Most Loved
    Jacqueline Winspear, Harper, $26.99, 9780062049605

    4. Six Years
    Harlan Coben, Dutton, $27.95, 9780525953487

    5. A Delicate Truth
    John le Carré, Viking, $28.95, 9780670014897

    6. The Hit
    David Baldacci, Grand Central, $27.99, 9781455521210

    7. The Yard
    Alex Grecian, Berkley, $16, 9780425261279

    8. The Limpopo Academy of Private Detection
    Alexander McCall Smith, Anchor, $14.95, 9780307472991

    9. The Golden Egg
    Donna Leon, Atlantic Monthly Press, $26, 9780802121011

    10. Broken Harbor
    Tana French, Penguin, $16, 9780143123309

    11. Phantom
    Jo Nesbø, Vintage, $14.95, 9780307951151

    12. The Gods of Gotham
    Lyndsay Faye, Berkley, $16, 9780425261255

    13. Daddy’s Gone a Hunting
    Mary Higgins Clark, S&S, $26.99, 9781451668940

    14. Sweet Tooth
    Ian McEwan, Nan A. Talese, $26.95, 9780385536820

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

    16. The Art Forger
    B.A. Shapiro, Algonquin, $23.95, 9781616201326

    17. Believing the Lie
    Elizabeth George, NAL, $16, 9780451237699

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

    19. Prague Fatale
    Philip Kerr, Penguin, $16, 9780143122845

    20. Breaking Point
    C.J. Box, Putnam Adult, $26.95, 9780399160752

    21. 12th of Never
    James Patterson, Maxine Paetro, Little Brown, $27.99, 9780316210829

    22. Alex Cross, Run
    James Patterson, Little Brown, $28.99, 9780316097512

    23. Stay Close
    Harlan Coben, Signet, $9.99, 9780451233967

    24. The Keeper of Lost Causes
    Jussi Adler-Olsen, Plume, $16, 9780452297906

    25. Force of Nature
    C.J. Box, Berkley, $9.99, 9780425250655