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Local bestsellers


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

2. The Girl on the Train By Paula Hawkins RIVERHEAD

3. The Boston Girl By Anita Diamant SCRIBNER

4. Euphoria By Lily King ATLANTIC MONTHLY

5. Redeployment By Phil Klay PENGUIN

6. Station Eleven by Emily St. John Mandel KNOPF

7. Honeydew By Edith Pearlman LITTLE BROWN

8. Outline By Rachel Cusk FSG

9. Lila By Marilynne Robinson FSG

10. The First Bad Man By Miranda July SCRIBNER


1. Being Mortal By Atul Gawande Metropolitan

2. The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up By Marie Kondo Ten Speed


3. Can’t We Talk About Something More Pleasant? Roz Chast Bloomsbury

4. Make It Ahead By Ina Garten Clarkson Potter

5. Everything I Need to Know I Learned from a Little Golden Book By Diane Muldrow Golden

6. Yes Please By Amy Poehler Dey Street

7. Deep Down Dark By Hector Tobar FSG

8. Small Victories By Anne Lamott Riverhead

9. Not That Kind of Girl By Lena Dunham Random House

10. What If? By Randall Munroe Houghton Mifflin


1. The Storied Life of A.J. Fikry by Gabrielle Zevin Algonquin

2. Orphan Train By Christina Baker Kline Morrow

3. My Brilliant Friend By Elena Ferrante Europa Editions

4. The Rosie Project By Graeme Simsion S&S

5. Americanah By Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie Anchor

6. The Martian By Andy Weir Broadway


7. Still Alice By Lisa Genova Gallery

8. Gone Girl By Gillian Flynn Broadway

9. The Strange Library By Haruki Murakami Knopf

10. The Winter People By Jennifer McMahon Anchor


1. Wild By Cheryl Strayed Vintage

2. The Boys in the Boat By Daniel James Brown Penguin

3. Unbroken By Laura Hillenbrand Random House

4. American Sniper By Chris Kyle, Scott McEwen Morrow

5. The Sixth Extinction By Elizabeth Kolbert Picador USA

6. 10% Happier By Dan Harris Dey Street

7. This Is the Story of a Happy Marriage By Ann Patchett Harper Perennial

8. The World Almanac and Book of Facts, 2015 By Sarah Janssen (Ed.) World Almanac

9. Alan Turing: The Enigma By Andrew Hodges Princeton University

10. Bad Feminist By Roxane Gay Harper Perennial

Based on reporting from the independent booksellers of the New England Independent Booksellers Association and IndieBound for the week ended Sunday, Jan. 18.