Local bestsellers



1. The Girl on the Train. By Paula Hawkins. Riverhead

2. All the Light We Cannot See. By Anthony Doerr. Scribner

3. Trigger Warning. By Neil Gaiman. Morrow

4. The Boston Girl. By Anita Diamant. Scribner

5. Funny Girl. By Nick Hornby. Riverhead

6. The Nightingale. By Kristin Hannah. St . Martin’s

7. Euphoria. By Lily King. Atlantic Monthly Press


8. Station Eleven. By Emily St. John Mandel. Knopf

9. Honeydew. By Edith Pearlman. Little Brown

10. Descent. By Tim Johnston. Algonquin


1. Being Mortal. By Atul Gawande. Metropolitan

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

3. Leaving Before the Rains Come. By Alexandra Fuller. Penguin Press

4. Yes Please. By Amy Poehler. Dey Street

5. What If? By Randall Munroe. Houghton Mifflin

6. Pioneer Girl: The Annotated Autobiography. By Laura Ingalls Wilder. South Dakota State Historical Society

7. Everything I Need to Know About Love I Learned From a Little Golden Book. By Diane Muldrow. Golden Books

8. Make It Ahead. By Ina Garten. Clarkson Potter

9. Small Victories. By Anne Lamott. Riverhead

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




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

2. Americanah. By Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie. Anchor

3. The Rosie Project. By Graeme Simsion. S&S

4. Orphan Train. By Christina Baker Kline. Morrow

5. My Brilliant Friend. By Elena Ferrante. Europa Editions.

6. The Martian. By Andy Weir. Broadway.

7. Fifty Shades of Grey. By E.L. James. Vintage.

8. Still Alice. By Lisa Genova. Gallery.

9. The Winter People. By Jennifer McMahon. Anchor

10. Me Before You. By Jojo Moyes. Penguin


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

2. Wild. By Cheryl Strayed. Vintage

3. American Sniper. By Chris Kyle. Scott McEwen. Morrow.

4. How to Love. By Thich Nhat Hanh. Parallax Press

5. Unbroken. By Laura Hillenbrand. Random House

6. The Sixth Extinction. By Elizabeth Kolbert. Picador USA

7. Brain on Fire. By Susannah Cahalan. S&S

8. 10% Happier. By Dan Harris. Dey Street

9. Bad Feminist. By Roxane Gay. Harper Perennial.


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

Based on reporting from the independent booksellers of the New England Independent Booksellers Association and IndieBound for the week ended Feb. 8