The Southern Indie Bestseller List

The Southern Indie Bestseller List, as brought to you by IndieBound and SIBA, for the week ending Sunday, November 13, 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. Demon Copperhead
Barbara Kingsolver, Harper, $32.50, 9780063251922
2. The Boys from Biloxi
John Grisham, Doubleday, $29.95, 9780385548922
3. The Passenger
Cormac McCarthy, Knopf, $30, 9780307268990
4. Lessons in Chemistry
Bonnie Garmus, Doubleday, $29, 9780385547345
5. Horse
Geraldine Brooks, Viking, $28, 9780399562969
6. Desert Star
Michael Connelly, Little, Brown, $29, 9780316485654
7. Our Missing Hearts
Celeste Ng, Penguin Press, $29, 9780593492543
8. Liberation Day
George Saunders, Random House, $28, 9780525509592
9. No Plan B
Lee Child, Andrew Child, Delacorte Press, $28.99, 9781984818546
10. The Marriage Portrait
Maggie O'Farrell, Knopf, $28, 9780593320624
11. Now Is Not the Time to Panic
Kevin Wilson, Ecco, $27.99, 9780062913500
12. Babel
R. F. Kuang, Harper Voyager, $27.99, 9780063021426
13. Lucy by the Sea
Elizabeth Strout, Random House, $28, 9780593446065
14. We Are the Light
Matthew Quick, Avid Reader Press/Simon & Schuster, $27.99, 9781668005422
15. The Cloisters
Katy Hays, Atria, $28, 9781668004401
 
HARDCOVER NONFICTION 
1. Go-To Dinners: A Barefoot Contessa Cookbook
Ina Garten, Clarkson Potter, $35, 9781984822789
2. And There Was Light: Abraham Lincoln and the American Struggle
Jon Meacham, Random House, $40, 9780553393965
3. Surrender: 40 Songs, One Story
Bono, Knopf, $34, 9780525521044
4. I'm Glad My Mom Died
Jennette McCurdy, Simon & Schuster, $27.99, 9781982185824
5. The Philosophy of Modern Song
Bob Dylan, Simon & Schuster, $45, 9781451648706
6. What's for Dessert: Simple Recipes for Dessert People
Claire Saffitz, Clarkson Potter, $37.50, 9781984826985
7. Friends, Lovers, and the Big Terrible Thing: A Memoir
Matthew Perry, Flatiron Books, $29.99, 9781250866448
8. The Revolutionary: Samuel Adams
Stacy Schiff, Little, Brown, $35, 9780316441117
9. The Extraordinary Life of an Ordinary Man: A Memoir
Paul Newman, Knopf, $32, 9780593534502
10. Novelist as a Vocation
Haruki Murakami, Knopf, $28, 9780451494641
11. The Song of the Cell: An Exploration of Medicine and the New Human
Siddhartha Mukherjee, Scribner, $32.50, 9781982117351
12. Solito: A Memoir
Javier Zamora, Hogarth, $28, 9780593498064
13. The Boy, the Mole, the Fox and the Horse
Charlie Mackesy, HarperOne, $22.99, 9780062976581
14. Cinema Speculation
Quentin Tarantino, Harper, $35, 9780063112582
15. Crying in H Mart: A Memoir
Michelle Zauner, Knopf, $26.95, 9780525657743
 
TRADE PAPERBACK FICTION
1. It Starts with Us
Colleen Hoover, Atria, $17.99, 9781668001226
2. The Seven Husbands of Evelyn Hugo
Taylor Jenkins Reid, Washington Square Press, $17, 9781501161933
3. Cloud Cuckoo Land
Anthony Doerr, Scribner, $20, 9781982168445
4. It Ends with Us
Colleen Hoover, Atria, $16.99, 9781501110368
5. Verity
Colleen Hoover, Grand Central, $16.99, 9781538724736
6. Where the Crawdads Sing
Delia Owens, Putnam, $18, 9780593540480
7. Circe
Madeline Miller, Back Bay, $16.99, 9780316556323
8. People We Meet on Vacation
Emily Henry, Berkley, $16, 9781984806758
9. And Yet: Poems
Kate Baer, Harper Perennial, $17, 9780063115552
10. West with Giraffes
Lynda Rutledge, Lake Union Publishing, $14.95, 9781542023344
11. The Secret History
Donna Tartt, Vintage, $18, 9781400031702
12. The Final Girl Support Group
Grady Hendrix, Berkley, $17, 9780593201244
13. The Personal Librarian
Marie Benedict, Victoria Christopher Murray, Berkley, $17, 9780593101544
14. A Court of Thorns and Roses
Sarah J. Maas, Bloomsbury Publishing, $18, 9781635575569
15. Project Hail Mary
Andy Weir, Ballantine, $20, 9780593135228
 
TRADE PAPERBACK NONFICTION
1. Braiding Sweetgrass: Indigenous Wisdom, Scientific Knowledge, and the Teachings of Plants
Robin Wall Kimmerer, Milkweed Editions, $20, 9781571313560
2. These Precious Days: Essays
Ann Patchett, Harper Perennial, $18, 9780063092792
3. A Carnival of Snackery: Diaries (2003-2020)
David Sedaris, Back Bay, $18.99, 9780316270182
4. The Body Keeps the Score: Brain, Mind, and Body in the Healing of Trauma
Bessel van der Kolk, M.D., Penguin, $19, 9780143127741
5. All About Love: New Visions
bell hooks, Morrow, $16.99, 9780060959470
6. The Secret Token: Myth, Obsession, and the Search for the Lost Colony of Roanoke
Andrew Lawler, Anchor, $18, 9781101974605
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. Empire of Pain: The Secret History of the Sackler Dynasty
Patrick Radden Keefe, Anchor, $18, 9781984899019
9. The Field Guide to Dumb Birds of the Whole Stupid World
Matt Kracht, Chronicle Books, $15.95, 9781797212272
10. People Love Dead Jews: Reports from a Haunted Present
Dara Horn, Norton, $17.95, 9781324035947
11. The Lost Colony Murder on the Outer Banks: Seeking Justice for Brenda Joyce Holland
John Railey, History Press, $21.99, 9781467147392
12. The Splendid and the Vile: A Saga of Churchill, Family, and Defiance During the Blitz
Erik Larson, Crown, $20, 9780385348737
13. Resilient Rebels: Ole Miss Baseball's Remarkable Path to a National Title
Chase Parham, Parham Publishing, $22.99, 9798353245698
14. Graveyard of the Atlantic: Shipwrecks of the North Carolina Coast
David Stick, University of North Carolina Press, $24, 9780807842614
15. The Greatest Beer Run Ever: A Memoir of Friendship, Loyalty, and War
John "Chick" Donohue, J.T. Molloy, Morrow, $17.99, 9780062995476
 
MASS MARKET
1. All Quiet on the Western Front
Erich Maria Remarque, Ballantine, $6.99, 9780449213940
2. Animal Farm
George Orwell, Signet, $9.99, 9780451526342
3. 1984
George Orwell, Signet, $9.99, 9780451524935
4. Lord of the Flies
William Golding, Penguin, $11, 9780399501487
5. Outlander
Diana Gabaldon, Dell, $9.99, 9780553393699
6. A Game of Thrones
George R.R. Martin, Bantam, $9.99, 9780553593716
7. The Silmarillion
J.R.R. Tolkien, Del Rey, $8.99, 9780345325815
8. The Diary of a Young Girl
Anne Frank, Bantam, $7.99, 9780553577129
9. The Fellowship of the Ring: The Lord of the Rings: Part One
J.R.R. Tolkien, Del Rey, $8.99, 9780593500484
10. Mistborn: The Final Empire
Brandon Sanderson, Tor, $9.99, 9781250318541
 
CHILDREN'S ILLUSTRATED 
1. Goodnight Moon
Margaret Wise Brown, Clement Hurd (Illus.), Harper, $8.99, 9780694003617
2. The Sour Grape
Jory John, Pete Oswald (Illus.), Harper, $19.99, 9780063045415
3. Moo, Baa, Fa La La La La!
Sandra Boynton, Boynton Bookworks, $6.99, 9781665914352
4. Pookie's Thanksgiving
Sandra Boynton, Boynton Bookworks, $6.99, 9781665922630
5. The Very Hungry Caterpillar
Eric Carle, World of Eric Carle, $10.99, 9780399226908
6. Creepy Crayon!
Aaron Reynolds, Peter Brown (Illus.), Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers, $18.99, 9781534465886
7. Elmo's Best Thanksgiving Ever! (Little Golden Book)
Jodie Shepherd, Shane Clester (Illus.), Golden Books, $5.99, 9780593483114
8. The Three Billy Goats Gruff
Mac Barnett, Jon Klassen (Illus.), Orchard Books, $18.99, 9781338673845
9. The Christmas Owl: Based on the True Story of a Little Owl Named Rockefeller
Gideon Sterer, Ellen Kalish, Ramona Kaulitzki (Illus.), Little, Brown Books for Young Readers, $17.99, 9780316299121
10. Bluey: Christmas Swim
Penguin Young Readers, $9.99, 9780593521144
 
CHILDREN'S INTEREST
1. Two Degrees
Alan Gratz, Scholastic Press, $17.99, 9781338735673
2. The Luminaries
Susan Dennard, Tor Teen, $18.99, 9781250194046
3. Scattered Showers: Stories
Rainbow Rowell, Wednesday Books, $24.99, 9781250855411
4. Cursed
Marissa Meyer, Feiwel & Friends, $19.99, 9781250618917
5. Smile: A Graphic Novel
Raina Telgemeier, Graphix, $12.99, 9781338740264
6. Odder
Katherine Applegate, Charles Santoso (Illus.), Feiwel & Friends, $16.99, 9781250147424
7. Guts: A Graphic Novel
Raina Telgemeier, Graphix, $12.99, 9780545852500
8. Island of Spies
Sheila Turnage, Dial Books, $18.99, 9780735231252
9. Sisters: A Graphic Novel
Raina Telgemeier, Scholastic, $12.99, 9781338801880
10. The Gathering Dark: An Anthology of Folk Horror
Chloe Gong, Erica Waters, Hannah Whitten, Aden Polydoros, Shakira Toussaint, Courtney Gould, Allison Saft, Alex Brown, Tori Bovalino (Ed.), Page Street Kids, $18.99, 9781645676225
 
CHILDREN'S SERIES TITLES
1. Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Diper Överlöde
Jeff Kinney, Abrams, $14.99, 9781419762949
2. Bloodmarked (The Legendborn Cycle, #2)
Tracy Deonn, Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers, $19.99, 9781534441637
3. Stellarlune (Keeper of the Lost Cities, #9)
Shannon Messenger, Aladdin, $21.99, 9781534438521
4. Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix: The Illustrated Edition
J.K. Rowling, Jim Kay (Illus.), Neil Packer (Illus.), Scholastic, $54.99, 9780545791434
5. The Bad Guys (The Bad Guys, #1)
Aaron Blabey, Scholastic, $5.99, 9780545912402
6. The Bad Guys in the Others?! (The Bad Guys, #16)
Aaron Blabey, Scholastic, $6.99, 9781338820539
7. InvestiGators
John Patrick Green, First Second, $9.99, 9781250219954
8. InvestiGators: Heist and Seek
John Patrick Green, First Second, $10.99, 9781250849885
9. Cat Kid Comic Club
Dav Pilkey, Graphix, $12.99, 9781338712766
10. A Good Girl's Guide to Murder
Holly Jackson, Ember, $10.99, 9781984896391
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