The Indie Politics & Current Events Bestseller List

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    Based on sales at independent bookstores nationwide for the eight-week period ending November 2, 2014.

    1. The Bully Pulpit: Theodore Roosevelt, William Howard Taft, and the Golden Age of Journalism
    Doris Kearns Goodwin, S&S, $22, 9781416547877

    2. World Order
    Henry Kissinger, Penguin Press, $36, 9781594206146

    3. This Changes Everything
    Naomi Klein, S&S, $30, 9781451697384

    4. Worthy Fights
    Leon Panetta, Penguin Press, $36, 9781594205965

    5. How We Got to Now
    Steven Johnson, Riverhead, $30, 9781594632969

    6. Lawrence in Arabia
    Scott Anderson, Anchor, $17.95, 9780307476418

    7. One Nation
    Ben Carson, M.D., Candy Carson, Sentinel, $25.95, 9781595231123

    8. Dirty Wars: The World Is a Battlefield
    Jeremy Scahill, Nation Books, $19.99, 9781568589541

    9. Pay Any Price: Greed, Power, and Endless War
    James Risen, Houghton Mifflin, $28, 9780544341418

    10. Stop the Coming Civil War: My Savage Truth
    Michael Savage, Center Street, $26, 9781455582433

    11. Liar, Temptress, Soldier, Spy: Four Women Undercover in the Civil War
    Karen Abbott, Harper, $27.99, 9780062092892

    12. Thirteen Days in September: Carter, Begin, and Sadat at Camp David
    Lawrence Wright, Knopf, $27.95, 9780385352031

    13. A Fighting Chance
    Elizabeth Warren, Metropolitan, $28, 9781627790529

    14. The First Family Detail
    Ronald Kessler, Crown Forum, $26, 9780804139212

    15. Things That Matter
    Charles Krauthammer, Crown Forum, $28, 9780385349178

    16. Men Explain Things to Me
    Rebecca Solnit, Haymarket, $11.95, 9781608463862

    17. Rise of Isis: A Threat We Can’t Ignore
    Jay Sekulow, Howard Books, $12.99, 9781501105135

    18. America: Imagine a World Without Her
    Dinesh D’Souza, Regnery, $29.99, 9781621572039

    19. The War That Ended Peace: The Road to 1914
    Margaret MacMillan, Random House, $20, 9780812980660

    20. Just Mercy: A Story of Justice and Redemption
    Bryan Stevenson, Spiegel & Grau, $28, 9780812994520

    21. Political Order and Political Decay: From the Industrial Revolution to the Globalization of Democracy
    Francis Fukuyama, FSG, $35, 9780374227357

    22. Blood Feud: The Clintons vs. the Obamas
    Edward Klein, Regnery, $27.99, 9781621573135

    23. Insurrections of the Mind: 100 Years of Politics and Culture in America
    Franklin Foer, Harper Perennial, $17.99, 9780062340399

    24. The Unwinding: An Inner History of the New America
    George Packer, FSG, $16, 9780374534608

    25. The Invisible Bridge: The Fall of Nixon and the Rise of Reagan
    Rick Perlstein, S&S, $37.50, 9781476782416