The Indie Mystery & Thriller Bestseller List

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    Based on sales at independent bookstores nationwide for the eight-week period ending March 1, 2015.

    1. The Girl on the Train
    Paula Hawkins, Riverhead, $26.95, 9781594633669

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

    3. Gray Mountain
    John Grisham, Doubleday, $28.95, 9780385537148

    4. The Winter People
    Jennifer McMahon, Anchor, $14.95, 9780804169967

    5. The Son
    Jo Nesbø, Vintage, $15.95, 9780345807243

    6. The Whites
    Richard Price writing as Harry Brandt, Holt, $28, 9780805093995

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

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

    9. As Chimney Sweepers Come to Dust
    Alan Bradley, Delacorte, $25, 9780345539939

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

    11. The Escape
    David Baldacci, Grand Central, $28, 9781455521197

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

    13. Moriarty
    Anthony Horowitz, Harper, $26.99, 9780062377180

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

    15. Unlucky 13
    James Patterson, Maxine Paetro, Grand Central, $16, 9781455516001

    16. Mistress
    James Patterson, David Ellis, Vision, $10, 9781455515882

    17. The Burning Room
    Michael Connelly, Little Brown, $28, 9780316225939

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

    19. Private Vegas
    James Patterson, Maxine Paetro, Little Brown, $28, 9780316211154

    20. Private L.A.
    James Patterson, Mark Sullivan, Vision, $10, 9781455515905

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

    22. Hope to Die
    James Patterson, Little Brown, $29, 9780316210966

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

    24. Killer
    Jonathan Kellerman, Ballantine, $9.99, 9780345505767

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