The Southern Indie Bestseller List

The Southern Indie Bestseller List, as brought to you by IndieBound and SIBA, for the week ending Sunday, August 7, 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. Horse
Geraldine Brooks, Viking, $28, 9780399562969
2. Lessons in Chemistry
Bonnie Garmus, Doubleday, $29, 9780385547345
3. The Hotel Nantucket
Elin Hilderbrand, Little, Brown, $29, 9780316258678
4. The It Girl
Ruth Ware, Gallery/Scout Press, $28.99, 9781982155261
5. Portrait of an Unknown Woman
Daniel Silva, Harper, $29.99, 9780062834850
6. Mercury Pictures Presents
Anthony Marra, Hogarth, $28.99, 9780451495204
7. Sea of Tranquility
Emily St. John Mandel, Knopf, $25, 9780593321447
8. Tomorrow, and Tomorrow, and Tomorrow
Gabrielle Zevin, Knopf, $28, 9780593321201
9. The Midnight Library
Matt Haig, Viking, $26, 9780525559474
10. Sparring Partners
John Grisham, Doubleday, $28.95, 9780385549325
11. This Time Tomorrow
Emma Straub, Riverhead Books, $28, 9780525539001
12. The Paris Apartment
Lucy Foley, Morrow, $28.99, 9780063003057
13. The 6:20 Man
David Baldacci, Grand Central, $29, 9781538719848
14. Lapvona
Ottessa Moshfegh, Penguin Press, $27, 9780593300268
15. The Last White Man
Mohsin Hamid, Riverhead Books, $26, 9780593538814
 
HARDCOVER NONFICTION
1. Happy-Go-Lucky
David Sedaris, Little, Brown, $29, 9780316392457
2. The Boy, the Mole, the Fox and the Horse
Charlie Mackesy, HarperOne, $22.99, 9780062976581
3. Crying in H Mart: A Memoir
Michelle Zauner, Knopf, $26.95, 9780525657743
4. An Immense World: How Animal Senses Reveal the Hidden Realms Around Us
Ed Yong, Random House, $30, 9780593133231
5. All That Moves Us: A Pediatric Neurosurgeon, His Young Patients, and Their Stories 
of Grace and Resilience
Jay Wellons, Random House, $28, 9780593243367
6. Unlock Your Potential: The Ultimate Guide for Creating Your Dream Life in the Modern World
Jeff Lerner, Matt Holt, $28, 9781637741740
7. Taste: My Life Through Food
Stanley Tucci, Gallery Books, $28, 9781982168018
8. The Red Truck Bakery Farmhouse Cookbook: Sweet and Savory Comfort Food from America's Favorite Rural Bakery
Brian Noyes, Clarkson Potter, $28, 9780593234815
9. Atomic Habits: An Easy & Proven Way to Build Good Habits & Break Bad Ones
James Clear, Avery, $27, 9780735211292
10. River of the Gods: Genius, Courage, and Betrayal in the Search for the Source of the Nile
Candice Millard, Doubleday, $32.50, 9780385543101
11. The 1619 Project: A New Origin Story
Nikole Hannah-Jones, The New York Times Magazine, One World, $38, 9780593230572
12. Dirtbag, Massachusetts: A Confessional
Isaac Fitzgerald, Bloomsbury Publishing, $27, 9781635573978
13. Atlas of the Heart: Mapping Meaningful Connection and the Language of Human Experience
Brené Brown, Random House, $30, 9780399592553
14. Rebels at Sea: Privateering in the American Revolution
Eric Jay Dolin, Liveright, $32.50, 9781631498251
15. Dangerous Rhythms: Jazz and the Underworld
T.J. English, Morrow, $29.99, 9780063031418
 
TRADE PAPERBACK FICTION
1. Where the Crawdads Sing
Delia Owens, Putnam, $18, 9780593540480
2. The Seven Husbands of Evelyn Hugo
Taylor Jenkins Reid, Washington Square Press, $17, 9781501161933
3. Verity
Colleen Hoover, Grand Central, $16.99, 9781538724736
4. It Ends with Us
Colleen Hoover, Atria, $16.99, 9781501110368
5. November 9: A Novel
Colleen Hoover, Atria, $16.99, 9781501110344
6. Ugly Love
Colleen Hoover, Atria, $16.99, 9781476753188
7. Book Lovers
Emily Henry, Berkley, $17, 9780593334836
8. Reminders of Him
Colleen Hoover, Montlake, $15.95, 9781542025607
9. Beach Read
Emily Henry, Berkley, $16, 9781984806734
10. Malibu Rising
Taylor Jenkins Reid, Ballantine, $18, 9781524798673
11. People We Meet on Vacation
Emily Henry, Berkley, $16, 9781984806758
12. All Your Perfects
Colleen Hoover, Atria Books, $16.99, 9781501193323
13. Every Summer After
Carley Fortune, Berkley, $16, 9780593438534
14. The Song of Achilles
Madeline Miller, Ecco, $16.99, 9780062060624
15. The Silent Patient
Alex Michaelides, Celadon Books, $17.99, 9781250301703
 
TRADE PAPERBACK NONFICTION
1. Braiding Sweetgrass: Indigenous Wisdom, Scientific Knowledge, and the Teachings of Plants
Robin Wall Kimmerer, Milkweed Editions, $20, 9781571313560
2. Educated: A Memoir
Tara Westover, Random House, $18.99, 9780399590528
3. All About Love: New Visions
bell hooks, Morrow, $16.99, 9780060959470
4. This Is Your Mind on Plants
Michael Pollan, Penguin, $18, 9780593296929
5. The Splendid and the Vile: A Saga of Churchill, Family, and Defiance During the Blitz
Erik Larson, Crown, $20, 9780385348737
6. Andy Griffith's Manteo: His Real Mayberry
John Railey, History Press, $21.99, 9781467150088
7. The Bomber Mafia: A Dream, a Temptation, and the Longest Night of the Second World War
Malcolm Gladwell, Back Bay, $18.99, 9780316296816
8. The Body Keeps the Score: Brain, Mind, and Body in the Healing of Trauma
Bessel van der Kolk, M.D., Penguin, $19, 9780143127741
9. The Lost Colony and Hatteras Island
Scott Dawson, History Press, $21.99, 9781467144339
10. The Speckled Beauty: A Dog and His People
Rick Bragg, Vintage, $17, 9780593081419
11. Cuba: An American History
Ada Ferrer, Scribner, $20, 9781501154560
12. U-Boats Off the Outer Banks: Shadows in the Moonlight
Jim Bunch, History Press, $21.99, 9781467137676
13. The Lost Colony Murder on the Outer Banks: Seeking Justice for Brenda Joyce Holland
John Railey, History Press, $21.99, 9781467147392
14. Haunting The Outer Banks: Thirteen Tales Of Terror From The North Carolina Coast
Joe Sledge, Gravity Well Books, $14.99, 9780998096834
15. Entangled Life: How Fungi Make Our Worlds, Change Our Minds & Shape Our Futures
Merlin Sheldrake, Random House, $18, 9780525510321
 
MASS MARKET
1. Dune
Frank Herbert, Ace, $10.99, 9780593438367
2. The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy
Douglas Adams, Del Rey, $7.99, 9780345391803
3. 1984
George Orwell, Signet, $9.99, 9780451524935
4. Bridgerton: The Duke and I
Julia Quinn, Avon, $9.99, 9780063078697
5. Dune Messiah
Frank Herbert, Ace, $9.99, 9780593098233
6. The Catcher in the Rye
J.D. Salinger, Little, Brown, $9.99, 9780316769488
7. Lord of the Flies
William Golding, Penguin, $11, 9780399501487
8. Good Omens
Neil Gaiman, Terry Pratchett, Morrow, $9.99, 9780062836977
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. Good Night Beach
Adam Gamble, Harvey Stevenson (Illus.), Good Night Books, $9.95, 9781602190023
2. Goodnight Moon
Margaret Wise Brown, Clement Hurd (Illus.), Harper, $8.99, 9780694003617
3. The Very Hungry Caterpillar
Eric Carle, World of Eric Carle, $10.99, 9780399226908
4. Southern Baby: Southern Sayings for Little Ones
Rebekah Moredock, Jennica Lounsbury (Illus.), WorthyKids, $7.99, 9781546000617
5. Where the Wild Things Are
Maurice Sendak, Harper, $19.95, 9780060254926
6. Llama Llama Back to School
Anna Dewdney, JT Morrow (Illus.), Reed Duncan, Viking Books for Young Readers, $18.99, 9780593352441
7. Pat the Bunny
Dorothy Kunhardt, Golden Books, $9.99, 9780307120007
8. I'm Going to Kindergarten!
Andrea Posner-Sanchez, Joanie Stone (Illus.), Golden Books, $5.99, 9780593433850
9. Little Blue Truck
Alice Schertle, Jill McElmurry (Illus.), Clarion Books, $8.99, 9780358451228
10. Grumpy Monkey Says No!
Suzanne Lang, Max Lang (Illus.), Random House Studio, $8.99, 9780593432846
 
CHILDREN'S INTEREST
1. We Were Liars
E. Lockhart, Ember, $10.99, 9780385741279
2. One of Us Is Lying
Karen M. McManus, Delacorte Press, $17.99, 9781524714680
3. Family of Liars
E. Lockhart, Delacorte Press, $19.99, 9780593485859
4. Super Extra Deluxe Essential Handbook (Pokémon)
Scholastic, $14.99, 9781338714128
5. Hell Followed with Us
Andrew Joseph White, Peachtree Teen, $18.99, 9781682633243
6. Smile: A Graphic Novel
Raina Telgemeier, Graphix, $12.99, 9781338740264
7. Minecraft: Guide to Combat
Mojang AB, The Official Minecraft Team, Random House Worlds, $12.99, 9780593355886
8. They Both Die at the End
Adam Silvera, Quill Tree Books, $12.99, 9780062457806
9. Hatchet
Gary Paulsen, Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers, $9.99, 9781481486293
10. Invisible: A Graphic Novel
Christina Diaz Gonzalez, Gabriela Epstein (Illus.), Graphix, $12.99, 9781338194548
 
CHILDREN'S SERIES TITLES
1. The Summer I Turned Pretty
Jenny Han, Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers, $11.99, 9781665922074
2. It's Not Summer Without You (The Summer I Turned Pretty)
Jenny Han, Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers, $11.99, 9781416995562
3. We'll Always Have Summer (The Summer I Turned Pretty)
Jenny Han, Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers, $11.99, 9781416995593
4. A Good Girl's Guide to Murder
Holly Jackson, Ember, $10.99, 9781984896391
5. Cat Kid Comic Club: On Purpose (Cat Kid Comic Club, #3)
Dav Pilkey, Graphix, $12.99, 9781338801941
6. The Bad Guys (The Bad Guys, #1)
Aaron Blabey, Scholastic, $5.99, 9780545912402
7. Heartstopper: Volume 3: A Graphic Novel
Alice Oseman, Graphix, $14.99, 9781338617528
8. Heartstopper: Volume 4: A Graphic Novel
Alice Oseman, Graphix, $14.99, 9781338617559
9. Dog Man: Grime and Punishment
Dav Pilkey, Graphix, $12.99, 9781338535624
10. The Lightning Thief (Percy Jackson & the Olympians, #1)
Rick Riordan, Disney-Hyperion, $8.99, 9781368051477
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