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Bay Area Bestsellers

The Northern California Indie Bestseller List, as brought to you by IndieBound and NCIBA, for the sales week ended Sunday, March 22, 2015. Based on reporting from the independent booksellers of the Northern California Independent Booksellers Association and Indiebound. For an independent bookstore near you, visit IndieBound.org.

 HARDCOVER FICTION
1. The Buried Giant
Kazuo Ishiguro, Knopf, $26.95, 9780307271037
2. The Girl on the Train
Paula Hawkins, Riverhead, $26.95, 9781594633669
3. All the Light We Cannot See
Anthony Doerr, Scribner, $27, 9781476746586
4. A Dangerous Place
Jacqueline Winspear, Harper, $26.99, 9780062220554
5. The Whites
Richard Price writing as Harry Brandt, Holt, $28, 9780805093995
6. Murder on the Champ de Mars
Cara Black, Soho Crime, $27.95, 9781616952860
7. Trigger Warning
Neil Gaiman, Morrow, $26.99, 9780062330260
8. A Little Life
Hanya Yanagihara, Doubleday, $30, 9780385539258
9. A Spool of Blue Thread
Anne Tyler, Knopf, $25.95, 9781101874271
10. Leaving Berlin
Joseph Kanon, Atria, $27, 9781476704647
11. World Gone By
Dennis Lehane, Morrow, $27.99, 9780060004903
12. Welcome to Braggsville
T.Geronimo Johnson, Morrow, $25.99, 9780062302120
13. The First Bad Man
Miranda July, Scribner, $25, 9781439172568
14. Dreaming Spies
Laurie R. King, Bantam, $26, 9780345531797
15. Station Eleven
Emily St. John Mandel, Knopf, $24.95, 9780385353304
 
 
HARDCOVER NONFICTION
1. Dead Wake
Erik Larson, Crown, $28, 9780307408860
2. The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up
Marie Kondo, Ten Speed Press, $16.99, 9781607747307
3. Being Mortal
Atul Gawande, Metropolitan, $26, 9780805095159
4. H Is for Hawk
Helen MacDonald, Grove Press, $26, 9780802123411
5. Girl in a Band
Kim Gordon, Dey Street, $27.99, 9780062295897
6. Frank: A Life in Politics from the Great Society to Same-Sex Marriage
Barney Frank, FSG, $28, 9780374280307
7. Yes Please
Amy Poehler, Dey Street, $28.99, 9780062268341
8. Better Than Before: Mastering the Habits of Our Everyday Lives
Gretchen Rubin, Crown, $26, 9780385348614
9. Bettyville
George Hodgman, Viking, $27.95, 9780525427209
10. What If?
Randall Munroe, Houghton Mifflin, $24, 9780544272996
11. Sapiens
Yuval Noah Harari, Harper, $29.99, 9780062316097
12. Can't We Talk About Something More Pleasant?
Roz Chast, Bloomsbury, $28, 9781608198061
13. Ten Windows
Jane Hirshfield, Knopf, $24.95, 9780385351058
14. Shrinks: The Untold Story of Psychiatry
Jeffrey A. Lieberman, Little Brown, $28, 9780316278867
15. Get What's Yours: The Secrets to Maxing Out Your Social Security
Laurence J. Kotlikoff, et al., S&S, $19.99, 9781476772295
 
 
TRADE PAPERBACK FICTION
1. The Martian
Andy Weir, Broadway, $15, 9780553418026
2. The Rosie Project
Graeme Simsion, S&S, $15.99, 9781476729091
3. Redeployment
Phil Klay, Penguin, $16, 9780143126829
4. Americanah
Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, Anchor, $15.95, 9780307455925
5. Orphan Train
Christina Baker Kline, Morrow, $14.99, 9780061950728
6. The Husband's Secret
Liane Moriarty, Berkley, $16, 9780425267721
7. The Circle
Dave Eggers, Vintage, $15.95, 9780345807298
8. The Storied Life of A.J. Fikry
Gabrielle Zevin, Algonquin, $14.95, 9781616204518
9. China Dolls
Lisa See, Random House, $16, 9780812982824
10. My Brilliant Friend
Elena Ferrante, Europa Editions, $17, 9781609450786
11. Midnight in Europe
Alan Furst, Random House, $16, 9780812981834
12. The Burning Room
Michael Connelly, Grand Central, $16, 9781455524198
13. A Tale for the Time Being
Ruth Ozeki, Penguin, $16, 9780143124870
14. Where'd You Go, Bernadette
Maria Semple, Back Bay, $14.99, 9780316204262
15. Frog Music
Emma Donoghue, Back Bay, $17, 9780316324670
 
 
TRADE PAPERBACK NONFICTION
1. The Boys in the Boat
Daniel James Brown, Penguin, $17, 9780143125471
2. Wild
Cheryl Strayed, Vintage, $15.95, 9781101873441
3. We Should All Be Feminists
Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, Anchor, $7.95, 9781101911761
4. Cool Gray City of Love: 49 Views of San Francisco
Gary Kamiya, Bloomsbury, $16, 9781620401262
5. Season of the Witch: Enchantment, Terror, and Deliverance in the City of Love
David Talbot, Free Press, $17, 9781439108246
6. The Sixth Extinction
Elizabeth Kolbert, Picador USA, $16, 9781250062185
7. 10% Happier
Dan Harris, Dey Street, $15.99, 9780062265432
8. The Future of the Mind
Michio Kaku, Anchor, $16, 9780307473349
9. The Bohemians: Mark Twain and the San Francisco Writers Who Reinvented American Literature
Ben Tarnoff, Penguin, $17, 9780143126966
10. Mindfulness on the Go
Jan Chozen Bays, Shambhala, $8.95, 9781611801705
11. Bad Feminist
Roxane Gay, Harper Perennial, $15.99, 9780062282712
12. Unbroken
Laura Hillenbrand, Random House, $16, 9780812987119
13. The Devil in the White City
Erik Larson, Vintage, $16, 9780375725609
14. Thrive
Arianna Huffington, Harmony, $14.99, 9780804140867
15. This Idea Must Die
John Brockman, Harper Perennial, $15.99, 9780062374349
 
 
MASS MARKET
1. To Kill a Mockingbird
Harper Lee, Grand Central, $8.99, 9780446310789
2. The Heist
Daniel Silva, Harper, $9.99, 9780062320063
3. Good Omens
Neil Gaiman, Terry Pratchett, HarperTorch, $7.99, 9780060853983
4. Outlander
Diana Gabaldon, Dell, $9.99, 9780553393699
5. Dune
Frank Herbert, Ace, $9.99, 9780441172719
6. A Game of Thrones
George R.R. Martin, Bantam, $9.99, 9780553593716
7. A Dance With Dragons
George R.R. Martin, Bantam, $9.99, 9780553582017
8. The Catcher in the Rye
J.D. Salinger, Little Brown, $8.99, 9780316769488
9. The Name of the Wind
Patrick Rothfuss, DAW, $8.99, 9780756404741
10. Animal Farm
George Orwell, Signet, $9.99, 9780451526342
 
 
CHILDREN'S TITLES
1. The Adventures of Beekle: The Unimaginary Friend
Dan Santat, Little Brown, $17, 9780316199988
2. Paper Towns
John Green, Speak, $9.99, 9780142414934
3. Big Nate Lives It Up
Lincoln Peirce, Balzer + Bray, $13.99, 9780062111081
4. The One and Only Ivan
Katherine Applegate, Patricia Castelao (Illus.), Harper, $7.99, 9780061992278
5. Frozen Fever: Anna's Birthday Surprise
Random House/Disney, $4.99, 9780736434393
6. The Day the Crayons Quit
Drew Daywalt, Oliver Jeffers (Illus.), Philomel, $17.99, 9780399255373
7. The Very Hungry Caterpillar
Eric Carle, Putnam, $10.99, 9780399226908
8. The Terrible Two
Jory John, Mac Barnett, Kevin Cornell (Illus.), Amulet, $13.95, 9781419714917
9. Goodnight Moon
Margaret Wise Brown, Clement Hurd (Illus.), Harper, $8.99, 9780694003617
10. Flora and Ulysses: The Illuminated Adventures
Kate DiCamillo, K.G. Campbell (Illus.), Candlewick, $8.99, 9780763676711
11. The Scorch Trials (The Maze Runner, Book 2)
James Dashner, Ember, $9.99, 9780385738767
12. Wonder
R.J. Palacio, Knopf, $16.99, 9780375869020
13. The Book With No Pictures
B.J. Novak, Dial, $17.99, 9780803741713
14. Good Night, Gorilla
Peggy Rathmann, Putnam, $7.99, 9780399230035
15. The Maze Runner
James Dashner, Delacorte, $10.99, 9780385385206
16. Echo
Pam Munoz Ryan, Scholastic Press, $19.99, 9780439874021
17. Big Nate: Say Good-Bye to Dork City
Lincoln Peirce, Andrews McMeel, $9.99, 9781449462253
18. The Country Bunny and the Little Gold Shoes
Dubose Heyward, Marjorie Flack (Illus.), Houghton Mifflin, $6.95, 9780395185575
19. The Golden Egg Book
Margaret Wise Brown, Golden Books, $3.99, 9780385384766
20. Looking for Alaska (Special 10th Anniversary Edition)
John Green, Dutton, $19.99, 9780525428022
21. Pat the Bunny
Dorothy Kunhardt, Golden, $9.99, 9780307120007
22. Home
Carson Ellis, Candlewick, $16.99, 9780763665296
23. On the Night You Were Born
Nancy Tillman, Feiwel & Friends, $7.99, 9780312601553
24. Ten Easter Eggs
Vijaya Bodach, Laura Logan (Illus.), Cartwheel, $8.99, 9780545747301
25. Rosie Revere, Engineer
Andrea Beaty, David Roberts (Illus.), Abrams, $16.95, 9781419708459