The Southern Indie Bestseller List

The Southern Indie Bestseller List, as brought to you by IndieBound and SIBA, for the week ended Sunday, January 16, 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. The Lincoln Highway
Amor Towles, Viking, $30, 9780735222359
2. Cloud Cuckoo Land
Anthony Doerr, Scribner, $30, 9781982168438
3. To Paradise
Hanya Yanagihara, Doubleday, $32.50, 9780385547932
4. Call Us What We Carry: Poems
Amanda Gorman, Viking, $24.99, 9780593465066
5. The Maid
Nita Prose, Ballantine, $27, 9780593356159
6. The Stranger in the Lifeboat
Mitch Albom, Harper, $23.99, 9780062888341
7. The Paris Bookseller
Kerri Maher, Berkley, $26, 9780593102183
8. Beautiful World, Where Are You
Sally Rooney, FSG, $28, 9780374602604
9. Something to Hide
Elizabeth George, Viking, $29, 9780593296844
10. Wish You Were Here
Jodi Picoult, Ballantine, $28.99, 9781984818416
11. The Midnight Library
Matt Haig, Viking, $26, 9780525559474
12. The Sentence
Louise Erdrich, Harper, $28.99, 9780062671127
13. Crossroads
Jonathan Franzen, FSG, $30, 9780374181178
14. The School for Good Mothers
Jessamine Chan, Simon & Schuster, $27, 9781982156121
15. Malibu Rising
Taylor Jenkins Reid, Ballantine, $28, 9781524798659
 
HARDCOVER NONFICTION
1. Atlas of the Heart: Mapping Meaningful Connection and the Language of Human Experience
Brené Brown, Random House, $30, 9780399592553
2. These Precious Days: Essays
Ann Patchett, Harper, $26.99, 9780063092785
3. Crying in H Mart: A Memoir
Michelle Zauner, Knopf, $26.95, 9780525657743
4. The 1619 Project: A New Origin Story
Nikole Hannah-Jones, The New York Times Magazine, One World, $38, 9780593230572
5. Unthinkable: Trauma, Truth, and the Trials of American Democracy
Jamie Raskin, Harper, $27.99, 9780063209787
6. How Civil Wars Start: And How to Stop Them
Barbara F. Walter, Crown, $27, 9780593137789
7. Atomic Habits: An Easy & Proven Way to Build Good Habits & Break Bad Ones
James Clear, Avery, $27, 9780735211292
8. A Carnival of Snackery: Diaries (2003-2020)
David Sedaris, Little, Brown, $32, 9780316558792
9. The Speckled Beauty: A Dog and His People
Rick Bragg, Knopf, $26, 9780525658818
10. The Dawn of Everything: A New History of Humanity
David Graeber, David Wengrow, FSG, $35, 9780374157357
11. The Book of Hope: A Survival Guide for Trying Times
Jane Goodall, Douglas Abrams, Gail Hudson, Celadon Books, $28, 9781250784094
12. The Storyteller: Tales of Life and Music
Dave Grohl, Dey Street Books, $29.99, 9780063076099
13. Under Jerusalem: The Buried History of the World's Most Contested City
Andrew Lawler, Doubleday, $32.50, 9780385546850
14. Pirates, Ghosts, and Coastal Lore: The Best of Judge Whedbee
Charles Harry Whedbee, Blair, $16.95, 9780895872951
15. Chasing History: A Kid in the Newsroom
Carl Bernstein, Henry Holt and Co., $29.99, 9781627791502
 
TRADE PAPERBACK FICTION
1. The Song of Achilles
Madeline Miller, Ecco, $16.99, 9780062060624
2. The Seven Husbands of Evelyn Hugo
Taylor Jenkins Reid, Washington Square Press, $17, 9781501161933
3. Circe
Madeline Miller, Back Bay, $16.99, 9780316556323
4. Hamnet
Maggie O'Farrell, Vintage, $16.95, 9781984898876
5. People We Meet on Vacation
Emily Henry, Berkley, $16, 9781984806758
6. The House in the Cerulean Sea
TJ Klune, Tor, $18.99, 9781250217318
7. Anxious People
Fredrik Backman, Washington Square Press, $17, 9781501160844
8. All the Light We Cannot See
Anthony Doerr, Scribner, $18, 9781501173219
9. Dune
Frank Herbert, Ace, $18, 9780593438374
10. A Court of Thorns and Roses
Sarah J. Maas, Bloomsbury Publishing, $18, 9781635575569
11. The Guest List
Lucy Foley, Morrow, $16.99, 9780062868947
12. The Thursday Murder Club
Richard Osman, Penguin, $17, 9781984880987
13. It Ends with Us
Colleen Hoover, Atria, $16.99, 9781501110368
14. The Silent Patient
Alex Michaelides, Celadon Books, $17.99, 9781250301703
15. Where the Crawdads Sing
Delia Owens, Putnam, $18, 9780735219106
 
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, $15.99, 9780060959470
3. Braiding Sweetgrass: Indigenous Wisdom, Scientific Knowledge, and the Teachings of Plants
Robin Wall Kimmerer, Milkweed Editions, $20, 9781571313560
4. Healing After Loss
Martha W. Hickman, Morrow, $15.99, 9780380773381
5. Wilmington's Lie (Winner of the 2021 Pulitzer Prize): The Murderous Coup of 1898 
and the Rise of White Supremacy
David Zucchino, Grove Press, $18, 9780802148650
6. The Lost Colony Murder on the Outer Banks: Seeking Justice for Brenda Joyce Holland
John Railey, History Press, $21.99, 9781467147392
7. Why Fish Don't Exist: A Story of Loss, Love, and the Hidden Order of Life
Lulu Miller, Simon & Schuster, $17, 9781501160349
8. Leaving Isn't the Hardest Thing: Essays
Lauren Hough, Vintage, $16.95, 9780593080764
9. Keep Sharp: Build a Better Brain at Any Age
Sanjay Gupta, M.D., Simon & Schuster, $17, 9781501166747
10. The Year of Magical Thinking
Joan Didion, Vintage, $17, 9781400078431
11. The Four Agreements: A Practical Guide to Personal Freedom
Don Miguel Ruiz, Amber-Allen, $12.95, 9781878424310
12. Slouching Towards Bethlehem: Essays
Joan Didion, FSG, $17, 9780374531386
13. Religion and the Rise of Capitalism
Benjamin M. Friedman, Vintage, $20, 9780593311097
14. Everything Happens for a Reason: And Other Lies I've Loved
Kate Bowler, Random House, $17, 9780399592089
15. Man's Search for Meaning
Viktor E. Frankl, Beacon Press, $15, 9780807014271
 
MASS MARKET
1. Interview with the Vampire
Anne Rice, Ballantine, $8.99, 9780345337665
2. The Diary of a Young Girl
Anne Frank, Bantam, $7.99, 9780553577129
3. Dune
Frank Herbert, Ace, $10.99, 9780593438367
4. The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy
Douglas Adams, Del Rey, $7.99, 9780345391803
5. 1984
George Orwell, Signet, $9.99, 9780451524935
6. Inferno
Dante, Bantam, $6.95, 9780553213393
7. The Richest Man in Babylon
George S. Clason, Signet, $9.99, 9780451205360
8. The Last Wish
Andrzej Sapkowski, Orbit, $8.99, 9780316495967
9. The Feast of All Saints
Anne Rice, Ballantine, $8.99, 9780345334534
10. The Haunting of Hill House
Shirley Jackson, Penguin, $8.99, 9780143134770
 
CHILDREN'S ILLUSTRATED
1. Fly
Brittany J. Thurman, Anna Cunha (Illus.), Atheneum/Caitlyn Dlouhy Books, $17.99, 9781534454873
2. Stacey's Extraordinary Words
Stacey Abrams, Kitt Thomas (Illus.), Balzer + Bray, $19.99, 9780063209473
3. Goodnight Moon
Margaret Wise Brown, Clement Hurd (Illus.), Harper, $8.99, 9780694003617
4. Bodies Are Cool
Tyler Feder, Dial Books, $17.99, 9780593112625
5. Dog Heaven
Cynthia Rylant, Blue Sky Press, $18.99, 9780590417013
6. The Year We Learned to Fly
Jacqueline Woodson, Rafael López (Illus.), Nancy Paulsen Books, $18.99, 9780399545535
7. The 1619 Project: Born on the Water
Nikole Hannah-Jones, Renée Watson, Nikkolas Smith (Illus.), Kokila, $18.99, 9780593307359
8. Hello, Farm!
Maddie Frost (Illus.), Workman, $5.95, 9781523504671
9. Love from Madeline
Ludwig Bemelmans, Steven Salerno (Illus.), Viking Books for Young Readers, $8.99, 9780593349830
10. Disney Encanto Little Golden Book
Alejandro Mesa (Illus.), Golden Books/Disney, $5.99, 9780736442350
 
CHILDREN'S INTEREST
1. Stuntboy, in the Meantime
Jason Reynolds, Raúl the Third (Illus.), Atheneum/Caitlyn Dlouhy Books, $13.99, 9781534418165
2. Here's to Us
Becky Albertalli, Adam Silvera, Quill Tree Books, $19.99, 9780063071636
3. Smile: A Graphic Novel
Raina Telgemeier, Graphix, $12.99, 9781338740264
4. They Both Die at the End
Adam Silvera, Quill Tree Books, $12.99, 9780062457806
5. One of Us Is Lying
Karen M. McManus, Delacorte Press, $17.99, 9781524714680
6. From the Desk of Zoe Washington
Janae Marks, Katherine Tegen Books, $7.99, 9780062875860
7. The Storyteller
Kathryn Williams, HarperTeen, $17.99, 9780063049390
8. Medusa
Jessie Burton, Olivia Lomenech Gill (Illus.), Bloomsbury YA, $19.99, 9781547607594
9. Class Act
Jerry Craft, Quill Tree Books, $12.99, 9780062885500
10. Legendborn
Tracy Deonn, Margaret K. McElderry Books, $19.99, 9781534441606
 
CHILDREN'S SERIES TITLES
1. Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Big Shot
Jeff Kinney, Amulet, $14.99, 9781419749155
2. Cat Kid Comic Club: Perspectives (Cat Kid Comic Club, #2)
Dav Pilkey, Graphix, $12.99, 9781338784855
3. The Hidden Kingdom (Wings of Fire Graphic Novel, #3)
Tui T. Sutherland, Mike Holmes (Illus.), Graphix, $12.99, 9781338344059
4. The Brightest Night (Wings of Fire Graphic Novel, #5)
Tui T. Sutherland, Mike Holmes (Illus.), Graphix, $12.99, 9781338730852
5. Shadow and Bone
Leigh Bardugo, Henry Holt and Co. BYR, $12.99, 9781250777881
6. Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets: The Illustrated Edition
J.K. Rowling, Jim Kay (Illus.), Arthur A. Levine Books, $39.99, 9780545791328
7. The Hunger Games
Suzanne Collins, Scholastic, $12.99, 9780545425117
8. Cat Kid Comic Club
Dav Pilkey, Graphix, $12.99, 9781338712766
9. Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone
J.K. Rowling, Scholastic, $10.99, 9780590353427
10. Children of Blood and Bone (Legacy of Orisha, #1)
Tomi Adeyemi, Henry Holt and Co. BYR, $18.99, 9781250170972
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