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 March 3, 2013.

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

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

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

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

    5. The Racketeer
    John Grisham, Doubleday, $28.95, 9780385535144

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

    7. Suspect
    Robert Crais, Putnam Adult, $27.95, 9780399161483

    8. Speaking From Among the Bones
    Alan Bradley, Delacorte, $24, 9780385344036

    9. The Black Box
    Michael Connelly, Little Brown, $27.99, 9780316069434

    10. Standing in Another Man’s Grave
    Ian Rankin, Reagan Arthur Books, $25.99, 9780316224581

    11. V Is for Vengeance
    Sue Grafton, Berkley, $7.99, 9780425250563

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

    13. The Snowman
    Jo Nesbø, Vintage, $14.95, 9780307742995

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

    15. Notorious Nineteen
    Janet Evanovich, Bantam, $28, 9780345527745

    16. The Affair
    Lee Child, Dell, $9.99, 9780440246305

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

    18. Kinsey and Me
    Sue Grafton, A Marian Wood Book, $27.95, 9780399163838

    19. Raylan
    Elmore Leonard, Morrow, $14.99, 9780062119476

    20. Still Life
    Louise Penny, St. Martin’s Griffin, $14.99, 9780312541538

    21. Die Trying
    Lee Child, Jove, $9.99, 9780515142242

    22. A Wanted Man
    Lee Child, Delacorte, $28, 9780385344333

    23. One Shot
    Lee Child, Dell, $9.99, 9780345538192

    24. Elegy for Eddie
    Jacqueline Winspear, Harper Perennial, $15.99, 9780062049582

    25. The Stonecutter
    Camilla Lackberg, Free Press, $15.99, 9781451621860