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The Monthly Audiobook Bestseller List [6] is based on sales through hundreds of independent bookstore locations participating in the audiobook program. Graphics to promote this month’s Audiobook Bestseller list are available from on Google Drive [7]


  1. The Dutch House [8] by Ann Patchett (HarperAudio)
  2. The Glass Hotel [9] by Emily St. John Mandel (Penguin Random House Audio)
  3. Seveneves [10] by Neal Stephenson (Brilliance Audio)
  4. The City We Became [11] by N. K. Jemisin (Hachette Audio)
  5. American Dirt [12] by Jeanine Cummins (Macmillan Audio)
  6. Nothing to See Here [13] by Kevin Wilson (HarperAudio)
  7. In Five Years [14] by Rebecca Serle (Simon & Schuster Audio)
  8. Little Fires Everywhere [15] by Celeste Ng (Penguin Random House Audio)
  9. Circe [16] by Madeline Miller (Hachette Audio)
  10. Such a Fun Age [17] by Kiley Reid (Penguin Random House Audio)


  1. Untamed [18] by Glennon Doyle (Penguin Random House Audio)
  2. Wow, No Thank You. [19] by Samantha Irby (Penguin Random House Audio)
  3. The Splendid and the Vile [20] by Erik Larson (Penguin Random House Audio)
  4. The Warmth of Other Suns [21] by Isabel Wilkerson (Brilliance Audio)
  5. Open Book [22] by Jessica Simpson (HarperAudio)
  6. Talking to Strangers [23] by Malcolm Gladwell (Hachette Audio)
  7. Hidden Valley Road [24] by Robert Kolker (Penguin Random House Audio)
  8. Becoming [25] by Michelle Obama (Penguin Random House Audio)
  9. Educated [26] by Tara Westover (Penguin Random House Audio)
  10. The Collected Schizophrenias [27] by Esmé Weijun Wang (Brilliance Audio)

Get Your May ALCs 

Booksellers can also access’s complimentary May Audiobook Listening Copies [28] (ALCs) now. Booksellers can create a free account and send an email to [29] with the name of their store to get access.

#SocksForBinc Campaign Raises $28,000

As part of the #SocksForBinc campaign [30], more than 1,300 listeners and supporters purchased 3,858 pairs of socks, bringing the grand total of contributions destined for indie booksellers to $28,731.

Two Free Audiobooks for Teachers

In honor of Teacher Appreciation Week, through May 8, educators who sign up for free audiobooks via the ALC program [31] will get two bonus audiobooks for free.’s Bookseller Hub [32] is the place for all important links, tips, and assets. Visit the Bookseller Hub now. [32] is fully integrated with IndieCommerce [33], and a co-branded storefront is fast, free, and easy to set up. For more information about creating a storefront, contact [29]