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1. All the Light We Cannot See By Anthony Doerr SCRIBNER

2. Station Eleven By Emily St. John Mandel KNOPF

3. The Boston Girl By Anita Diamant SCRIBNER

4. The Paying Guests By Sarah Waters RIVERHEAD

5. The Narrow Road to the Deep North By Richard Flanagan KNOPF

6. The Goldfinch By Donna Tartt LITTLE BROWN

7. Lila By Marilynne Robinson FSG

8. Euphoria By Lily King ATLANTIC MONTHLY

9. Redeployment By Phil Klay PENGUIN

10. Blue Horses By Mary Oliver PENGUIN


1. Can’t We Talk About Something More Pleasant By Roz Chast BLOOMSBURY

2. Being Mortal By Atul Gawande METROPOLITAN


3. Deep Down Dark By Hector Trobar FSG

4. Small Victories By Anne Lamott RIVERHEAD

5. Make It Ahead By Ina Garten CLARKSON POTTER

6. The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up By Marie Kondo TEN SPEED

7. Yes Please By Amy Poehler DEY STREET

8. Not That Kind of Girl By Lena Dunham RANDOM HOUSE

9. Killing Patton By Bill O’Reilly and Martin Dugard HOLT

10. Plenty More By Yotam Ottolenghi TEN SPEED



1. The Storied Life of A.J. Fikry By Gabrielle Zevin ALGONQUIN

2. Gone Girl By Gillian Flynn BROADWAY

3. Orphan Train By Christina Baker Kline MORROW

4. My Brilliant Friend By Elena Ferrante EUROPA

5. The Rosie Project By Graeme Simsion S&S

6. The Ocean at the End of the Lane By Neil Gaiman MORROW

7. Americanah By Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie ANCHOR

8. The Best American Short Stories 2014 By Jennifer Egan and Heidi Pitlor MARINER

9. Dept. of Speculation By Jenny Offill VINTAGE

10. The Strange Library By Haruki Murakami KNOPF


1. Unbroken By Laura Hillenbrand RANDOM HOUSE

2. Wild By Cheryl Strayed VINTAGE

3. The Boys in the Boat By Daniel James Brown PENGUIN


4. 10% Happier By Dan Harris DEY STREET

5. This Is the Story of a Happy Marriage By Ann Patchett HARPER PERENNIAL

6. The Old Farmer’s Almanac 2015 OLD FARMER’S ALMANAC

7. Bad Feminist By Roxane Gay HARPER

8. Wreck This Journal By Keri Smith PERIGEE

9. The Senate Intelligence Committee Report on Torture By Senate Select Committee on Intelligence MELVILLE HOUSE

10. The World Almanac and Book of Facts 2015 By Sarah Janssen WORLD ALMANAC

Based on reporting from the Independent Booksellers of the New England Independent Booksellers Association and Indiebound for the week ended Sunday, January 4.