Local bestsellers



1. Gone Girl. By Gillian Flynn. CROWN.

2. Shadow of Night. By Deborah Harkness. VIKING ADULT.

3. Catching Fire. By Suzanne Collins. SCHOLASTIC.


4. Mockingjay. By Suzanne Collins. SCHOLASTIC.

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5. Mission to Paris. By Alan Furst. RANDOM HOUSE.

6. Gold. By Chris Cleave. SIMON & SCHUSTER.

7. (tie) Dance with Dragons V5. By George R.R. Martin. BANTAM.

7. Beautiful Ruins. By Jess Walter. HARPER.


9. Canada. By Richard Ford. ECCO.

10. The Fault in Our Stars. By John Green. DUTTON JUVENILE.


1. Wild. By Cheryl Strayed. KNOPF.

2. Imagine. By Jonah Lehrer. HOUGHTON MIFFLIN HARCOURT.

3. Cronkite. By Douglas Brinkley. HARPER.


4. Unbroken. By Laura Hillenbrand. RANDOM HOUSE.

5. (tie) Steve Jobs. By Walter Isaacson. SIMON & SCHUSTER.

5. Quiet. By Susan Cain. CROWN.

7. Killing Lincoln. By Bill O’Reilly and Martin Dugard.

8. (tie) Passage of Power. By Robert A. Caro. KNOPF.

8. Thinking Fast and Slow. By Daniel Kahneman.

8. Bird Sense. By T. R. Birkhead. WALKER & CO.



1. Fifty Shades of Grey. By E. L. James. VINTAGE.

2. Fifty Shades Darker. By E. L. James. VINTAGE.

3. Fifty Shades Freed. By E. L. James. VINTAGE.

3. Maine. By J. Courtney Sullivan. VINTAGE.

5. State of Wonder. By Ann Patchett. HARPER PERENNIAL.

6. Night Circus. By Erin Morgenstern. ANCHOR.

7. (tie) The Art of Fielding. By Chad Harbach. BACK BAY.

7. The Sense of an Ending. By Julian Barnes. VINTAGE.

9. Rules of Civility. By Amor Towles. PENGUIN.

10. The Hunger Games. By Suzanne Collins. SCHOLASTIC.


1. In the Garden of Beasts. By Erik Larson. BROADWAY.

2. I Feel Bad About My Neck. By Nora Ephron. VINTAGE.

3. Bossypants. By Tina Fey. REAGAN ARTHUR/BACK BAY.

4. I Remember Nothing. By Nora Ephron. VINTAGE.

5. (tie) Cocktail Hour Under the Tree of Forgetfulness.
By Alexandra Fuller. PENGUIN.

5. F in Exams. By Richard Benson. CHRONICLE.

7. (tie) The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks.
By Rebecca Skloot. BROADWAY.

7. That Book About Harvard. By Eric Kester. SOURCEBOOKS.

7. The Greater Journey. By David McCullough. SIMON & SCHUSTER.

10. Tiny Beautiful Things. By Cheryl Strayed. VINTAGE.

Compiled from Andover Bookstore, The Book Rack, Brookline Booksmith, Concord Bookshop, Harvard Book Store, New England Mobile Book Fair, Porter Square Books, Spirit of ’76, Spirit Squared, Wellesley Books.