Local bestsellers



1. The Lowland. By Jhumpa Lahiri. KNOPF.

2. Doctor Sleep. By Stephen King. SCRIBNER.

3. The Signature of All Things. By Elizabeth Gilbert. VIKING.


4. And the Mountains Echoed. By Khaled Hosseini. PENGUIN.

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5. The Cuckoo’s Calling. By Robert Galbraith, J. K. Rowling.

6. Someone. By Alice McDermott. FARRAR, STRAUS, AND GIROUX.

7. The Husband’s Secret. By Liane Moriarty. PENGUIN.

8. Enon. By Paul Harding. RANDOM.


9. Bleeding Edge. By Thomas Pynchon. PENGUIN.

10. TransAtlantic. By Colum McCann. RANDOM HOUSE.


1. One Summer. By Bill Bryson. KNOPF.

2. David and Goliath. By Malcolm Gladwell. LITTLE, BROWN.

3. Killing Jesus. By Bill O’Reilly, Martin Dugard. HOLT, HENRY.


4. Jerusalem. By Yotam Ottolenghi, Sami Tamimi. TEN SPEED.

5. Levels of Life. By Julian Barnes. KNOPF.

6. The Reason I Jump. By Naoki Higashida,
KA Yoshida (Translator), David Mitchell (Translator). RANDOM.

7. Survival Lessons. By Alice Hoffman. ALGONQUIN.

8. Still Foolin’ ‘Em. By Billy Crystal. HOLT, HENRY.

9. Egghead. By Bo Burnham. GRAND CENTRAL.

10. Guinness World Records 2014.GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS.



1. Where’d You Go Bernadette. By Maria Semple. LITTLE, BROWN.

2. The Round House. By Louise Erdrich. HARPERCOLLINS.

3. Beautiful Ruins. By Jess Walter. HARPER.

4. The Light Between Oceans. By M. L. Stedman. SCRIBNER.

5. This Is How You Lose Her. By Junot Diaz. PENGUIN.

6. The Art Forger. By B. A. Shapiro. ALGONQUIN.

7. Me Before You. By Jojo Moyes. PENGUIN.

8. Telegraph Avenue. By Michael Chabon. HARPER.

9. The Casual Vacancy. By J. K. Rowling. LITTLE, BROWN.

10. The Silent Wife. By A. S. A. Harrison. VIKING.


1. Orange Is the New Black. By Piper Kerman. RANDOM.

2. Proof of Heaven. By Eben Alexander. SIMON AND SCHUSTER.

3. (tie) Quiet. By Susan Cain. CROWN.

3. (tie) A Thousand Mornings. By Mary Oliver. PENGUIN.

5. How Children Succeed. By Paul Tough. HOUGHTON.

6. Wild. By Cheryl Strayed. VINTAGE.

7. Elsewhere. By Richard Russo. KNOPF.

8. 1775. By Kevin Phillips. PENGUIN.

9. Brain on Fire. By Susannah Cahalan. SIMON AND SCHUSTER.

10. How Music Works. By David Byrne. MCSWEENEY’S.

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