The Southern Indie Bestseller List v2

The Southern Indie Bestseller List, as brought to you by IndieBound and SIBA, for the week ending Sunday, October 9, 2022. Based on reporting from the independent booksellers of the Southern Independent Booksellers Alliance and IndieBound. For an independent bookstore near you, visit IndieBound.org.

HARDCOVER FICTION
1. Fairy Tale
Stephen King, Scribner, $32.50, 9781668002179
2. Lucy by the Sea
Elizabeth Strout, Random House, $28, 9780593446065
3. Our Missing Hearts
Celeste Ng, Penguin Press, $29, 9780593492543
4. The Winners
Fredrik Backman, Atria, $28.99, 9781982112790
5. The Marriage Portrait
Maggie O'Farrell, Knopf, $28, 9780593320624
6. Carrie Soto Is Back
Taylor Jenkins Reid, Ballantine, $28, 9780593158685
7. Dreamland
Nicholas Sparks, Random House, $28.99, 9780593449554
8. Horse
Geraldine Brooks, Viking, $28, 9780399562969
9. Lessons in Chemistry
Bonnie Garmus, Doubleday, $29, 9780385547345
10. Mad Honey
Jodi Picoult, Jennifer Finney Boylan, Ballantine, $29.99, 9781984818386
11. The Golden Enclaves
Naomi Novik, Del Rey, $28, 9780593158357
12. Tomorrow, and Tomorrow, and Tomorrow
Gabrielle Zevin, Knopf, $28, 9780593321201
13. All Good People Here
Ashley Flowers, Bantam, $28, 9780593496473
14. Shrines of Gaiety
Kate Atkinson, Doubleday, $29, 9780385547970
15. The Bullet That Missed
Richard Osman, Pamela Dorman Books, $27, 9780593299395
 
HARDCOVER NONFICTION
1. I'm Glad My Mom Died
Jennette McCurdy, Simon & Schuster, $27.99, 9781982185824
2. Confidence Man: The Making of Donald Trump and the Breaking of America
Maggie Haberman, Penguin Press, $32, 9780593297346
3. What If? 2: Additional Serious Scientific Answers to Absurd Hypothetical Questions
Randall Munroe, Riverhead Books, $30, 9780525537113
4. The Mosquito Bowl: A Game of Life and Death in World War II
Buzz Bissinger, Harper, $32.50, 9780062879929
5. Dinners with Ruth: A Memoir on the Power of Friendships
Nina Totenberg, Simon & Schuster, $27.99, 9781982188085
6. A Place in the World: Finding the Meaning of Home
Frances Mayes, Crown, $27, 9780593443330
7. Healing Through Words
Rupi Kaur, Andrews McMeel, $24.99, 9781524873264
8. The Divider: Trump in the White House, 2017-2021
Peter Baker, Susan Glasser, Doubleday, $32, 9780385546539
9. Starry Messenger: Cosmic Perspectives on Civilization
Neil deGrasse Tyson, Henry Holt and Co., $28.99, 9781250861504
10. If You Want Something Done: Leadership Lessons from Bold Women
Nikki R. Haley, St. Martin's Press, $26.99, 9781250284976
11. The Boy, the Mole, the Fox and the Horse
Charlie Mackesy, HarperOne, $22.99, 9780062976581
12. Indigenous Continent: The Epic Contest for North America
Pekka Hämäläinen, Liveright, $40, 9781631496998
13. Solito: A Memoir
Javier Zamora, Hogarth, $28, 9780593498064
14. How We Live Is How We Die
Pema Chödrön, Shambhala, $24.95, 9781611809244
15. Life on the Mississippi: An Epic American Adventure
Rinker Buck, Avid Reader Press/Simon & Schuster, $32.50, 9781501106378
 
TRADE PAPERBACK FICTION
1. The Seven Husbands of Evelyn Hugo
Taylor Jenkins Reid, Washington Square Press, $17, 9781501161933
2. It Ends with Us
Colleen Hoover, Atria, $16.99, 9781501110368
3. Cloud Cuckoo Land
Anthony Doerr, Scribner, $20, 9781982168445
4. Ugly Love
Colleen Hoover, Atria, $16.99, 9781476753188
5. Where the Crawdads Sing
Delia Owens, Putnam, $18, 9780593540480
6. Verity
Colleen Hoover, Grand Central, $16.99, 9781538724736
7. November 9
Colleen Hoover, Atria, $16.99, 9781501110344
8. Circe
Madeline Miller, Back Bay, $16.99, 9780316556323
9. The Silent Patient
Alex Michaelides, Celadon Books, $17.99, 9781250301703
10. The Thursday Murder Club
Richard Osman, Penguin, $17, 9781984880987
11. The Sentence
Louise Erdrich, Harper Perennial, $18, 9780062671134
12. The Personal Librarian
Marie Benedict, Victoria Christopher Murray, Berkley, $17, 9780593101544
13. Every Summer After
Carley Fortune, Berkley, $16, 9780593438534
14. Book Lovers
Emily Henry, Berkley, $17, 9780593334836
15. The Song of Achilles
Madeline Miller, Ecco, $17.99, 9780062060624
 
TRADE PAPERBACK NONFICTION
1. The Body Keeps the Score: Brain, Mind, and Body in the Healing of Trauma
Bessel van der Kolk, M.D., Penguin, $19, 9780143127741
2. All About Love: New Visions
bell hooks, Morrow, $16.99, 9780060959470
3. Fuzz: When Nature Breaks the Law
Mary Roach, Norton, $16.95, 9781324036128
4. The 2023 Old Farmer's Almanac
Old Farmer's Almanac, $8.95, 9781571989215
5. Braiding Sweetgrass: Indigenous Wisdom, Scientific Knowledge, and the Teachings of Plants
Robin Wall Kimmerer, Milkweed Editions, $20, 9781571313560
6. Vanderbilt: The Rise and Fall of an American Dynasty
Anderson Cooper, Katherine Howe, Harper, $18.99, 9780062964625
7. A Carnival of Snackery: Diaries (2003-2020)
David Sedaris, Back Bay, $18.99, 9780316270182
8. Educated: A Memoir
Tara Westover, Random House, $18.99, 9780399590528
9. The Speckled Beauty: A Dog and His People
Rick Bragg, Vintage, $17, 9780593081419
10. On Tyranny: Twenty Lessons from the Twentieth Century
Timothy Snyder, Crown, $9.99, 9780804190114
11. Andy Griffith's Manteo: His Real Mayberry
John Railey, History Press, $21.99, 9781467150088
12. Haunting The Outer Banks: Thirteen Tales Of Terror From The North Carolina Coast
Joe Sledge, Gravity Well Books, $14.99, 9780998096834
13. My Body
Emily Ratajkowski, Metropolitan Books, $16.99, 9781250848932
14. The Field Guide to Dumb Birds of North America
Matt Kracht, Chronicle, $15.95, 9781452174037
15. Red Notice
Bill Browder, Simon & Schuster, $18.99, 9781476755748
 
MASS MARKET
1. 1984
George Orwell, Signet, $9.99, 9780451524935
2. The Diary of a Young Girl
Anne Frank, Bantam, $7.99, 9780553577129
3. Lord of the Flies
William Golding, Penguin, $11, 9780399501487
4. Fire & Blood
George R. R. Martin, Bantam, $9.99, 9780593598016
5. Jurassic Park
Michael Crichton, Ballantine, $9.99, 9780345538987
6. Nights in Rodanthe
Nicholas Sparks, Grand Central, $8.99, 9781455571758
7. Fifty Great Short Stories
Milton Crane, Bantam Classics, $7.99, 9780553277456
8. When No One Is Watching
Alyssa Cole, Morrow, $9.99, 9780063111615
9. The Fellowship of the Ring: The Lord of the Rings: Part One
J.R.R. Tolkien, Del Rey, $8.99, 9780593500484
10. Animal Farm
George Orwell, Signet, $9.99, 9780451526342
 
CHILDREN'S ILLUSTRATED
1. Room on the Broom
Julia Donaldson, Axel Scheffler (Illus.), Dial Books, $8.99, 9780593110409
2. Creepy Crayon!
Aaron Reynolds, Peter Brown (Illus.), Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers, $18.99, 9781534465886
3. Goodnight Moon
Margaret Wise Brown, Clement Hurd (Illus.), Harper, $8.99, 9780694003617
4. Farmhouse
Sophie Blackall, Little, Brown Books for Young Readers, $18.99, 9780316528948
5. Construction Site Gets a Fright!
Sherri Duskey Rinker, AG Ford (Illus.), Chronicle Books, $12.99, 9781797204321
6. The Crayons Trick or Treat
Drew Daywalt, Oliver Jeffers (Illus.), Philomel Books, $9.99, 9780593621028
7. Little Ghostie: Finger Puppet Book
Emily Dove (Illus.), Chronicle, $7.99, 9781797212883
8. The Very Hungry Caterpillar's First Fall
Eric Carle, World of Eric Carle, $8.99, 9780593384763
9. Boo! Baa, La La La!
Sandra Boynton, Boynton Bookworks, $6.99, 9781534452831
10. Pookie's Thanksgiving
Sandra Boynton, Boynton Bookworks, $6.99, 9781665922630
 
CHILDREN'S INTEREST 
1. Hocus Pocus: The Illustrated Novelization
A. W. Jantha, Gris Grimly (Illus.), Disney Press, $24.99, 9781368076685
2. The Weight of Blood
Tiffany D. Jackson, Katherine Tegen Books, $18.99, 9780063029149
3. Lightlark
Alex Aster, Amulet, $19.99, 9781419760860
4. Invisible: A Graphic Novel
Christina Diaz Gonzalez, Gabriela Epstein (Illus.), Graphix, $12.99, 9781338194548
5. Super Extra Deluxe Essential Handbook (Pokémon)
Scholastic, $14.99, 9781338714128
6. The Door of No Return
Kwame Alexander, Little, Brown Books for Young Readers, $17.99, 9780316441865
7. The Sunbearer Trials
Aiden Thomas, Feiwel & Friends, $18.99, 9781250822130
8. Island of Spies
Sheila Turnage, Dial Books, $18.99, 9780735231252
9. Rowley Jefferson's Awesome Friendly Spooky Stories
Jeff Kinney, Abrams, $14.99, 9781419756979
10. Where the Red Fern Grows
Wilson Rawls, Yearling, $8.99, 9780440412670
 
CHILDREN'S SERIES TITLES
1. InvestiGators: Heist and Seek
John Patrick Green, First Second, $10.99, 9781250849885
2. InvestiGators
John Patrick Green, First Second, $9.99, 9781250219954
3. Spy School Project X
Stuart Gibbs, Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers, $17.99, 9781534479494
4. The Summer I Turned Pretty
Jenny Han, Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers, $11.99, 9781665922074
5. Cat Kid Comic Club: On Purpose (Cat Kid Comic Club, #3)
Dav Pilkey, Graphix, $12.99, 9781338801941
6. The Dragonet Prophecy (Wings of Fire, Book 1)
Tui T. Sutherland, Scholastic, $7.99, 9780545349239
7. InvestiGators: Braver and Boulder
John Patrick Green, First Second, $10.99, 9781250220066
8. InvestiGators: Take the Plunge
John Patrick Green, First Second, $9.99, 9781250219985
9. InvestiGators: Off the Hook
John Patrick Green, First Second, $9.99, 9781250220004
10. InvestiGators: Ants in Our P.A.N.T.S.
John Patrick Green, First Second, $9.99, 9781250220059

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