Arts

Local bestsellers

HARDCOVER

FICTION

1. A Gentleman in Moscow Amor Towles Viking

2. Lincoln in the Bardo George Saunders Random House

3. Manhattan Beach Jennifer Egan Scribner

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4. Artemis Andy Weir Crown

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5. Sing, Unburied, Sing Jesmyn Ward Scribner

6. The Rooster Bar John Grisham Doubleday

7. Uncommon Type Tom Hanks Knopf

8. Origin Dan Brown Doubleday

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9. Little Fires Everywhere Celeste Ng Penguin Press

10. Devotions Mary Oliver Penguin Press

NONFICTION

1. Grant Ron Chernow Penguin Press

2. Leonardo da Vinci Walter Isaacson S&S

3. Obama: An Intimate Portrait Pete Souza Little Brown

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4. Bobby Kennedy: A Raging Spirit Chris Matthews S&S

5. Promise Me, Dad Joe Biden Flatiron

6. The Inner Life of Animals Peter Wohlleben Greystone Books

7. Astrophysics for People in a Hurry Neil deGrasse Tyson Norton

8. Endurance Scott Kelly Knopf

9. We Were Eight Years in Power Ta-Nehisi Coates One World

10. The TB12 Method Tom Brady S&S

PAPERBACK

FICTION

1. Pachinko Min Jin Lee Grand Central

2. The Sun and Her Flowers Rupi Kaur Andrews McMeel

3. Lilac Girls Martha Hall Kelly Ballantine

4. All the Light We Cannot See Anthony Doerr Scribner

5. The Best American Short Stories 2017 Meg Wolitzer, Heidi Pitlor (Eds.) Mariner

6. The Woman in Cabin 10 Ruth Ware Gallery/Scout Press

7. Milk and Honey Rupi Kaur Andrews McMeel

8. History of Wolves Emily Fridlund Grove Press

9. News of the World Paulette Jiles Morrow

10. Commonwealth Ann Patchett Harper Perennial

NONFICTION

1. The Old Farmer’s Almanac 2018 Old Farmer’s Almanac

2. Being Mortal Atul Gawande Picador USA

3. Thank You for Being Late Thomas L. Friedman Picador USA

4. The Undoing Project Michael Lewis Norton

5. On Tyranny Timothy Snyder Tim Duggan Books

6. Red Notice Bill Browder S&S

7. Really Important Stuff My Cat Has Taught Me Cynthia L. Copeland Workman

8. The Lost City of the Monkey God Douglas Preston Grand Central

9. Sorry I Humped Your Leg: (And Other Letters From Dogs Who Love Too Much) Jeremy Greenberg Andrews MCMeel

10. The Soul of an Octopus Sy Montgomery Atria

Based on reporting from the independent booksellers of the New England Independent Booksellers Association and IndieBound for the week ended Sunday, Dec. 3, 2017.

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