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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, May 17, 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. All the Light We Cannot See
Anthony Doerr, Scribner, $27, 9781476746586
2. The Girl on the Train
Paula Hawkins, Riverhead, $26.95, 9781594633669
3. A God in Ruins
Kate Atkinson, Little Brown, $28, 9780316176538
4. God Help the Child
Toni Morrison, Knopf, $24.95, 9780307594174
5. The Nightingale
Kristin Hannah, St. Martin's, $27.99, 9780312577223
6. Early Warning
Jane Smiley, Knopf, $26.95, 9780307700322
7. Memory Man
David Baldacci, Grand Central, $28, 9781455559824
8. The Buried Giant
Kazuo Ishiguro, Knopf, $26.95, 9780307271037
9. The Harder They Come
T.C. Boyle, Ecco, $27.99, 9780062349378
10. Countdown to Mecca
Michael Savage, St. Martin's, $26.99, 9781250035264
11. The Children's Crusade
Ann Packer, Scribner, $26.99, 9781476710457
12. A Dangerous Place
Jacqueline Winspear, Harper, $26.99, 9780062220554
13. A Spool of Blue Thread
Anne Tyler, Knopf, $25.95, 9781101874271
14. Blood on Snow
Jo Nesbo, Knopf, $23.95, 9780385354196
15. The First Bad Man
Miranda July, Scribner, $25, 9781439172568
 
 
HARDCOVER NONFICTION
1. The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up
Marie Kondo, Ten Speed Press, $16.99, 9781607747307
2. The Wright Brothers
David McCullough, S&S, $30, 9781476728742
3. The Road to Character
David Brooks, Random House, $28, 9780812993257
4. Being Mortal
Atul Gawande, Metropolitan, $26, 9780805095159
5. H Is for Hawk
Helen MacDonald, Grove Press, $26, 9780802123411
6. On the Move
Oliver Sacks, Knopf, $27.95, 9780385352543
7. Dead Wake
Erik Larson, Crown, $28, 9780307408860
8. Hold Still: A Memoir with Photographs
Sally Mann, Little Brown, $32, 9780316247764
9. Missoula
Jon Krakauer, Doubleday, $28.95, 9780385538732
10. See San Francisco
Victoria Smith, Chronicle, $19.95, 9781452138206
11. Deal: My Three Decades of Drumming, Dreams, and Drugs with the Grateful Dead
Bill Kreutzmann, Benjy Eisen, St. Martin's, $27.99, 9781250033796
12. Clinton Cash
Peter Schweizer, Harper, $27.99, 9780062369284
13. A Lucky Life Interrupted: A Memoir of Hope
Tom Brokaw, Random House, $27, 9781400069699
14. Very Good Lives
J.K. Rowling, Little Brown, $15, 9780316369152
15. Between You & Me
Mary Norris, Norton, $24.95, 9780393240184
 
 
TRADE PAPERBACK FICTION
1. The Goldfinch
Donna Tartt, Back Bay, $20, 9780316055444
2. Euphoria
Lily King, Grove Press, $16, 9780802123701
3. The Martian
Andy Weir, Broadway, $15, 9780553418026
4. Colorless Tsukuru Tazaki and His Years of Pilgrimage
Haruki Murakami, Vintage, $15.95, 9780804170123
5. The Invention of Wings
Sue Monk Kidd, Penguin, $17, 9780143121701
6. The Children Act
Ian McEwan, Anchor, $15, 9781101872871
7. The Narrow Road to the Deep North
Richard Flanagan, Vintage, $15.95, 9780804171472
8. Delicious!
Ruth Reichl, Random House, $16, 9780812982022
9. Everything I Never Told You
Celeste Ng, Penguin, $16, 9780143127550
10. Americanah
Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, Anchor, $15.95, 9780307455925
11. The Rosie Project
Graeme Simsion, S&S, $15.99, 9781476729091
12. My Brilliant Friend
Elena Ferrante, Europa Editions, $17, 9781609450786
13. The Husband's Secret
Liane Moriarty, Berkley, $16, 9780425267721
14. The Storied Life of A.J. Fikry
Gabrielle Zevin, Algonquin, $14.95, 9781616204518
15. My Struggle, Book One
Karl Ove Knausgaard, FSG, $16, 9780374534141
 
 
TRADE PAPERBACK NONFICTION
1. The Boys in the Boat
Daniel James Brown, Penguin, $17, 9780143125471
2. David and Goliath
Malcolm Gladwell, Back Bay, $18, 9780316204378
3. We Should All Be Feminists
Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, Anchor, $7.95, 9781101911761
4. Flash Boys
Michael Lewis, Norton, $16.95, 9780393351590
5. The Sixth Extinction
Elizabeth Kolbert, Picador USA, $16, 9781250062185
6. How to Love
Thich Nhat Hanh, Parallax Press, $9.95, 9781937006884
7. Cool Gray City of Love: 49 Views of San Francisco
Gary Kamiya, Bloomsbury, $16, 9781620401262
8. A Spy Among Friends: Kim Philby and the Great Betrayal
Ben Macintyre, Broadway, $16, 9780804136655
9. The Lady in Gold
Anne-Marie O'Connor, Vintage, $17.95, 9781101873120
10. A Book of Walks
Bruce Bochy, Wellstone, $9.95, 9780985419035
11. Carsick: John Waters Hitchhikes Across America
John Waters, FSG, $15, 9780374535452
12. Wild
Cheryl Strayed, Vintage, $15.95, 9781101873441
13. The Opposite of Loneliness
Marina Keegan, Scribner, $15, 9781476753911
14. Season of the Witch: Enchantment, Terror, and Deliverance in the City of Love
David Talbot, Free Press, $17, 9781439108246
15. Not My Father's Son: A Memoir
Alan Cumming, Dey Street, $15.99, 9780062225078
 
 
MASS MARKET
1. Personal
Lee Child, Dell, $9.99, 9780804178754
2. A Game of Thrones
George R.R. Martin, Bantam, $9.99, 9780553593716
3. The Name of the Wind
Patrick Rothfuss, DAW, $8.99, 9780756404741
4. Outlander
Diana Gabaldon, Dell, $9.99, 9780553393699
5. Slaughterhouse-Five
Kurt Vonnegut, Laurel Leaf, $7.99, 9780440180296
6. To Kill a Mockingbird
Harper Lee, Grand Central, $8.99, 9780446310789
7. A Dance With Dragons
George R.R. Martin, Bantam, $9.99, 9780553582017
8. The Heist
Daniel Silva, Harper, $9.99, 9780062320063
9. Vertigo 42
Martha Grimes, Pocket, $7.99, 9781476724058
10. Dragonfly in Amber
Diana Gabaldon, Dell, $9.99, 9780440215622
 
 
CHILDREN'S TITLES
1. Rad American Women A-Z
Kate Schatz, Miriam Klein Stahl (Illus.), City Lights Books, $14.95, 9780872866836
2. Paper Towns
John Green, Speak, $9.99, 9780142414934
3. Oh, the Places You'll Go!
Dr. Seuss, Random House, $17.99, 9780679805274
4. Smile
Raina Telgemeier, Graphix, $10.99, 9780545132060
5. The Heir (The Selection, Book 4)
Kiera Cass, HarperTeen, $18.99, 9780062349859
6. Goodnight Moon
Margaret Wise Brown, Clement Hurd (Illus.), Harper, $8.99, 9780694003617
7. The Book With No Pictures
B.J. Novak, Dial, $17.99, 9780803741713
8. Wonder
R.J. Palacio, Knopf, $16.99, 9780375869020
9. Good Night San Francisco
Adam Gamble, Santiago Cohen (Illus.), Our World of Books, $9.95, 9780977797950
10. An Ember in the Ashes
Sabaa Tahir, Razorbill, $19.95, 9781595148032
11. The Day the Crayons Quit
Drew Daywalt, Oliver Jeffers (Illus.), Philomel, $17.99, 9780399255373
12. Frozen Fever: Anna's Birthday Surprise
Random House Disney, et al., Random House/Disney, $4.99, 9780736434393
13. Wildwood (The Wildwood Chronicles, Book I)
Colin Meloy, Carson Ellis (Illus.), Balzer + Bray, $8.99, 9780062024701
14. The Terrible Two
Jory John, Mac Barnett, Kevin Cornell (Illus.), Amulet, $13.95, 9781419714917
15. Drama
Raina Telgemeier, Graphix, $10.99, 9780545326995
16. Flora and Ulysses: The Illuminated Adventures
Kate DiCamillo, K.G. Campbell (Illus.), Candlewick, $8.99, 9780763676711
17. The Adventures of Beekle: The Unimaginary Friend
Dan Santat, Little Brown, $17, 9780316199988
18. The One and Only Ivan
Katherine Applegate, Patricia Castelao (Illus.), Harper, $7.99, 9780061992278
19. The Wishing Spell (The Land of Stories, #1)
Chris Colfer, Little Brown, $8, 9780316201568
20. Looking for Alaska (Special 10th Anniversary Edition)
John Green, Dutton, $19.99, 9780525428022
21. The Princess in Black
Shannon Hale, Dean Hale, Candlewick, $6.99, 9780763678883
22. Where the Wild Things Are
Maurice Sendak, Harper, $18.99, 9780060254926
23. El Deafo
Cece Bell, Amulet, $10.95, 9781419712173
24. National Geographic Kids Almanac 2016
National Geographic Kids, National Geographic Society, $14.99, 9781426319211
25. Journey Into the Mind (Step Into Reading Series)
Random House/Disney, $4.99, 9780736433167