The Indie Biography & Memoir Bestseller List

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Based on sales at independent bookstores nationwide for the eight-week period ending October 30, 2016.

1. Born to Run
Bruce Springsteen, S&S, $32.50, 9781501141515

2. The Girl With the Lower Back Tattoo
Amy Schumer, Gallery, $28, 9781501139888

3. When Breath Becomes Air
Paul Kalanithi, Random House, $25, 9780812988406

4. The Boys in the Boat
Daniel James Brown, Penguin, $17, 9780143125471

5. Alexander Hamilton
Ron Chernow, Penguin, $20, 9780143034759

6. Between the World and Me
Ta-Nehisi Coates, Spiegel & Grau, $25, 9780812993547

7. M Train
Patti Smith, Vintage, $16, 9781101910160

8. Love Warrior
Glennon Doyle Melton, Flatiron, $25.99, 9781250075727

9. Barbarian Days
William Finnegan, Penguin, $17, 9780143109396

10. Hero of the Empire
Candice Millard, Doubleday, $30, 9780385535731

11. The Wright Brothers
David McCullough, S&S, $17, 9781476728759

12. Sully
Chesley B. Sullenberger III, Jeffrey Zaslow, Morrow, $15.99, 9780062561206

13. My Life on the Road
Gloria Steinem, Random House, $18, 9780345408167

14. Just Mercy
Bryan Stevenson, Spiegel & Grau, $16, 9780812984965

15. Shoe Dog
Phil Knight, Scribner, $29, 9781501135910

16. Year of Yes
Shonda Rhimes, S&S, $16, 9781476777122

17. Bossypants
Tina Fey, Reagan Arthur/Little Brown, $9, 9780316056892

18. Why Not Me?
Mindy Kaling, Three Rivers Press, $16, 9780804138161

19. My Own Words
Ruth Bader Ginsburg, S&S, $30, 9781501145247

20. I Am Malala
Malala Yousafzai, Back Bay, $16, 9780316322423

21. The Pigeon Tunnel
John le Carré, Viking, $28, 9780735220775

22. Primates of Park Avenue
Wednesday Martin, S&S, $16, 9781476762715

23. Heads in Beds: A Reckless Memoir of Hotels, Hustles, and So-Called Hospitality
Jacob Tomsky, Anchor, $8.99, 9781101973745

24. Night
Elie Wiesel, FSG, $9.95, 9780374500016

25. American Heiress
Jeffrey Toobin, Doubleday, $28.95, 9780385536714