The Indie Mystery & Thriller Bestseller List

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    Based on sales at independent bookstores nationwide for the eight-week period ending October 19, 2014.

    1. Gone Girl
    Gillian Flynn, Broadway, $15, 9780553418361

    2. Personal
    Lee Child, Delacorte, $28, 9780804178747

    3. The Long Way Home
    Louise Penny, Minotaur, $27.99, 9781250022066

    4. The Secret Place
    Tana French, Viking, $27.95, 9780670026326

    5. Sycamore Row
    John Grisham, Dell, $9.99, 9780345543240

    6. The Cuckoo’s Calling
    Robert Galbraith, J.K. Rowling, Mulholland, $18, 9780316206853

    7. How the Light Gets In
    Louise Penny, Minotaur, $15.99, 9781250047274

    8. Dark Places
    Gillian Flynn, Three Rivers, $14, 9780307341570

    9. W Is for Wasted
    Sue Grafton, Berkley, $7.99, 9780425271575

    10. An Event in Autumn
    Henning Mankell, Vintage, $14.95, 9780804170642

    11. Sharp Objects
    Gillian Flynn, Three Rivers, $14, 9780307341556

    12. Inferno
    Dan Brown, Anchor, $9.99, 9781400079155

    13. The Drop
    Dennis Lehane, Morrow, $14.99, 9780062365446

    14. The Silkworm
    Robert Galbraith, J.K. Rowling, Mulholland, $28, 9780316206877

    15. The Target
    David Baldacci, Grand Central, $16, 9781455521180

    16. Police
    Jo Nesbø, Vintage, $14.95, 9780307951168

    17. The Racketeer
    John Grisham, Dell, $9.99, 9780345530578

    18. The Heist
    Daniel Silva, Harper, $27.99, 9780062320056

    19. Perfidia
    James Ellroy, Knopf, $28.95, 9780307956996

    20. King and Maxwell
    David Baldacci, Grand Central, $10, 9781455521296

    21. Still Life
    Louise Penny, Griffin, $15.99, 9780312541538

    22. The Redeemer
    Jo Nesbø, Vintage, $14.95, 9780307742988

    23. The Truth About the Harry Quebert Affair
    Joel Dicker, Penguin, $18, 9780143126683

    24. Ordinary Grace
    William Kent Krueger, Atria, $16, 9781451645859

    25. Before I Go to Sleep
    S.J. Watson, Harper, $15.99, 9780062353887