The Indie Mystery & Thriller Bestseller List

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    Based on sales at independent bookstores nationwide for the eight-week period ending May 17, 2015.

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

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

    3. A Dangerous Place
    Jacqueline Winspear, Harper, $26.99, 9780062220554

    4. The Fifth Gospel
    Ian Caldwell, S&S, $25.99, 9781451694147

    5. The Stranger
    Harlan Coben, Dutton, $27.95, 9780525953500

    6. Blood on Snow
    Jo Nesbø, Knopf, $23.95, 9780385354196

    7. Leaving Berlin
    Joseph Kanon, Atria, $27, 9781476704647

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

    9. World Gone By
    Dennis Lehane, Morrow, $27.99, 9780060004903

    10. Personal
    Lee Child, Dell, $9.99, 9780804178754

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

    12. Falling in Love
    Donna Leon, Atlantic Monthly Press, $26, 9780802123534

    13. Natchez Burning
    Greg Iles, Harper, $9.99, 9780062311092

    14. The Bone Tree
    Greg Iles, Morrow, $27.99, 9780062311115

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

    16. Frog Music
    Emma Donoghue, Back Bay, $17, 9780316324670

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

    18. Field of Prey
    John Sandford, Berkley, $9.99, 9780425275115

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

    20. I’ve Got You Under My Skin
    Mary Higgins Clark, Pocket, $7.99, 9781476749082

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

    22. Private Down Under
    James Patterson, Michael White, Vision, $10, 9781455529759

    23. Endangered
    C.J. Box, Putnam, $26.95, 9780399160776

    24. By Its Cover
    Donna Leon, Grove Press, $16, 9780802123473

    25. Gathering Prey
    John Sandford, Putnam, $28.95, 9780399168796