The Indie Travel Literature Bestseller List

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    Based on sales at hundreds of independent bookstores nationwide for the eight-week period ending July 6, 2014.

    1. Wild: From Lost to Found on the Pacific Crest Trail
    Cheryl Strayed, Vintage, $15.95, 9780307476074

    2. Carsick: John Waters Hitchhikes Across America
    John Waters, FSG, $26, 9780374298630

    3. Uganda Be Kidding Me
    Chelsea Handler, Grand Central, $27, 9781455599738

    4. The Snow Leopard
    Peter Matthiessen, Penguin, $17, 9780143105510

    5. A Walk in the Woods: Rediscovering America on the Appalachian Trail
    Bill Bryson, Broadway, $15.99, 9780767902526

    6. Tracks: A Woman’s Solo Trek Across 1700 Miles of Australian Outback
    Robyn Davidson, Vintage, $15.95, 9780679762874

    7. The Longest Road: Overland in Search of America, From Key West to the Arctic Ocean
    Philip Caputo, Picador USA, $16, 9781250048745

    8. Paris to the Pyrenees: A Skeptic Pilgrim Walks the Way of Saint James
    David Downie, Pegasus, $16.95, 9781605985565

    9. The Last Train to Zona Verde: My Ultimate African Safari
    Paul Theroux, Mariner, $15.95, 9780544227934

    10. Italian Ways: On and Off the Rails From Milan to Palermo
    Tim Parks, Norton, $15.95, 9780393348828

    11. 1,000 Places to See Before You Die
    Patricia Schultz, Workman, $21.95, 9780761156864

    12. What I Was Doing While You Were Breeding
    Kristin Newman, Three Rivers, $14.99, 9780804137607

    13. Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance
    Robert M. Pirsig, HarperTorch, $7.99, 9780060589462

    14. Turn Right at Machu Picchu
    Mark Adams, Plume, $16, 9780452297982

    15. In a Sunburned Country
    Bill Bryson, Broadway, $15.99, 9780767903868

    16. The Broken Road: From the Iron Gates to Mount Athos
    Patrick Leigh Fermor, New York Review of Books, $30, 9781590177549

    17. Nothing Daunted
    Dorothy Wickenden, Scribner, $16, 9781439176597

    18. Hitchhiking With Larry David: An Accidental Tourist’s Summer of Self-Discovery in Martha’s Vineyard
    Paul Samuel Dolman, Gotham, $16, 9781592408740

    19. Wandering Home: A Long Walk Across America’s Most Hopeful Landscape
    Bill McKibben, St. Martin’s Griffin, $14.99, 9781627790208

    20. The Old Ways: A Journey on Foot
    Robert MacFarlane, Penguin, $18, 9780147509796

    21. Train: Riding the Rails That Created the Modern World — From the Trans-Siberian to the Southwest Chief
    Tom Zoellner, Viking, $27.95, 9780670025282

    22. Home Sweet Anywhere: How We Sold Our House, Created a New Life, and Saw the World
    Lynne Martin, Sourcebooks, $14.99, 9781402291531

    23. Travels With Charley: In Search of America
    John Steinbeck, Penguin, $11, 9780140053203

    24. A Fork in the Road: Tales of Food, Pleasure & Discovery on the Road
    James Oseland (Ed.), Lonely Planet, $15.99, 9781743218440

    25. The Best American Travel Writing 2013
    Elizabeth Gilbert, Jason Wilson (Eds.), Mariner, $14.95, 9780547808987