National Indie Bestsellers - Hardcover Fiction

Bestseller List for April 11, 2018
Based on sales for the week ending April 8, 2018
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1. Little Fires Everywhere
Celeste Ng, Penguin Press, $27.00, 9780735224292
The riveting new novel by the bestselling author of Everything I Never Told You is a September 2017 Indie Next List Great Read.
2. The Female Persuasion- Debut
Meg Wolitzer, Riverhead, $28.00, 9781594488405
Wolitzer's electric new novel about power and influence, ego and loyalty, womanhood and ambition is an April 2018 Indie Next List Great Read.
3. Tangerine (An Indies Introduce Title)
Christine Mangan, Ecco, $26.99, 9780062686664
Mangan's exotic and suspenseful debut novel is the #1 Indie Next List Great Read for April 2018 and a Spring 2018 Indies Introduce title.
4. The Great Alone
Kristin Hannah, St. Martin's, $28.99, 9780312577230
Hannah's new novel is a daring and beautiful story about love and loss, the fight for survival, and the wildness that lives in both man and nature. A February 2018 Indie Next List Great Read.
5. The Power
Naomi Alderman, Little Brown, $26.00, 9780316547611
Alderman's novel is speculative fiction at its most ambitious and provocative, at once taking us on a thrilling journey to an alternate reality, and exposing our own world in bold and surprising ways.
6. A Gentleman in Moscow
Amor Towles, Viking, $27.00, 9780670026197
Towles' transporting novel about a man who is ordered to spend the rest of his life inside a luxury hotel is a September 2016 Indie Next List Great Read.
7. The Flight Attendant
Chris Bohjalian, Doubleday, $26.95, 9780385542418
A mesmerizing new thriller by the bestselling author of The Guest Room.
8. Varina- Debut
Charles Frazier, Ecco, $27.99, 9780062405982
In his powerful new novel, Frazier returns to the time and place of Cold Mountain, vividly bringing to life the chaos and devastation of the Civil War. An April 2018 Indie Next List Great Read.
9. An American Marriage
Tayari Jones, Algonquin, $26.95, 9781616208776
Jones' novel is a stirring love story that looks into the hearts and minds of three people who are at once bound and separated by forces beyond their control. A February 2018 Indie Next List Great Read.
10. Before We Were Yours
Lisa Wingate, Ballantine, $26.00, 9780425284681
Wingate's novel--based on a notorious adoption scandal--is a riveting, wrenching, and ultimately uplifting tale that reminds us that the heart never forgets where we belong.
11. To Die But Once
Jacqueline Winspear, Harper, $27.99, 9780062436634
In Winspear's latest bestseller, Maisie Dobbs faces danger and intrigue on the home front during World War II.
12. The Woman in the Window
A.J. Finn, Morrow, $26.99, 9780062678416
Finn's smart and sophisticated novel of psychological suspense is a January 2018 Indie Next List Great Read.
13. Alternate Side
Anna Quindlen, Random House, $28.00, 9780812996067
In Quindlen's new novel, the tensions in a tight-knit neighborhood--and a seemingly happy marriage--are exposed by an unexpected act of violence.
14. The Punishment She Deserves
Elizabeth George, Viking, $28.00, 9780525954347
Both a page-turner and a deeply complex story about the lies we tell, the lies we believe, and the redemption we need, this novel will be remembered as one of George's best.
15. The Immortalists
Chloe Benjamin, Putnam, $26.00, 9780735213180
Benjamin's sweeping new novel probes the line between destiny and choice, reality and illusion, this world and the next. The #1 Indie Next List Great Read for January 2018.
17. The Overstory
Richard Powers, Norton, $27.95, 9780393635522
National Book Award-winner Powers delivers a sweeping, impassioned novel of activism and resistance that is also a stunning evocation of--and paean to--the natural world. An April 2018 Indie Next List Great Read.

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