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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, April 19, 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 Girl on the Train
Paula Hawkins, Riverhead, $26.95, 9781594633669
2. All the Light We Cannot See
Anthony Doerr, Scribner, $27, 9781476746586
3. The Harder They Come
T.C. Boyle, Ecco, $27.99, 9780062349378
4. The Buried Giant
Kazuo Ishiguro, Knopf, $26.95, 9780307271037
5. Blood on Snow
Jo Nesbo, Knopf, $23.95, 9780385354196
6. A Dangerous Place
Jacqueline Winspear, Harper, $26.99, 9780062220554
7. Falling in Love
Donna Leon, Atlantic Monthly Press, $26, 9780802123534
8. The Children's Crusade
Ann Packer, Scribner, $26.99, 9781476710457
9. Leaving Berlin
Joseph Kanon, Atria, $27, 9781476704647
10. Emma: A Modern Retelling
Alexander McCall Smith, Pantheon, $25.95, 9780804197953
11. A Spool of Blue Thread
Anne Tyler, Knopf, $25.95, 9781101874271
12. The Whites
Richard Price writing as Harry Brandt, Holt, $28, 9780805093995
13. This Present Moment
Gary Snyder, Counterpoint, $22, 9781619025240
14. The Nightingale
Kristin Hannah, St. Martin's, $27.99, 9780312577223
15. The Beauty
Jane Hirshfield, Knopf, $26, 9780385351072
 
 
HARDCOVER NONFICTION
1. The Road to Character
David Brooks, Random House, $28, 9780812993257
2. The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up
Marie Kondo, Ten Speed Press, $16.99, 9781607747307
3. H Is for Hawk
Helen MacDonald, Grove Press, $26, 9780802123411
4. Being Mortal
Atul Gawande, Metropolitan, $26, 9780805095159
5. Get What's Yours
Laurence J. Kotlikoff, et al., S&S, $19.99, 9781476772295
6. Dead Wake
Erik Larson, Crown, $28, 9780307408860
7. Between You & Me
Mary Norris, Norton, $24.95, 9780393240184
8. Everything I Need to Know I Learned From a Little Golden Book
Diane Muldrow, Golden Books, $9.99, 9780307977618
9. The Crossroads of Should and Must
Elle Luna, Workman, $16.95, 9780761184881
10. A Curious Mind: The Secret to a Bigger Life
Brian Grazer, Charles Fishman, S&S, $25.99, 9781476730752
11. Unforgettable
Scott Simon, Flatiron, $24.99, 9781250061133
12. Becoming Steve Jobs
Brent Schlender, Rick Tetzeli, Crown Business, $30, 9780385347402
13. Dealing With China: An Insider Unmasks the New Economic Superpower
Henry M. Paulson, Jr., Michael Carroll, Twelve, $32, 9781455504213
14. Ten Windows
Jane Hirshfield, Knopf, $24.95, 9780385351058
15. What If?
Randall Munroe, Houghton Mifflin, $24, 9780544272996
 
 
TRADE PAPERBACK FICTION
1. The Goldfinch
Donna Tartt, Back Bay, $20, 9780316055444
2. The Martian
Andy Weir, Broadway, $15, 9780553418026
3. Euphoria
Lily King, Grove Press, $16, 9780802123701
4. Americanah
Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, Anchor, $15.95, 9780307455925
5. Wolf Hall
Hilary Mantel, Picador USA, $16, 9781250077585
6. The Husband's Secret
Liane Moriarty, Berkley, $16, 9780425267721
7. The Narrow Road to the Deep North
Richard Flanagan, Vintage, $15.95, 9780804171472
8. My Brilliant Friend
Elena Ferrante, Europa Editions, $17, 9781609450786
9. The Rosie Project
Graeme Simsion, S&S, $15.99, 9781476729091
10. The Burning Room
Michael Connelly, Grand Central, $16, 9781455524198
11. The Storied Life of A.J. Fikry
Gabrielle Zevin, Algonquin, $14.95, 9781616204518
12. Ripper
Isabel Allende, Harper Perennial, $15.99, 9780062291424
13. Redeployment
Phil Klay, Penguin, $16, 9780143126829
14. One More Thing
B.J. Novak, Vintage, $14.95, 9780804169783
15. Orphan Train
Christina Baker Kline, Morrow, $14.99, 9780061950728
 
 
TRADE PAPERBACK NONFICTION
1. The Boys in the Boat
Daniel James Brown, Penguin, $17, 9780143125471
2. Wild
Cheryl Strayed, Vintage, $15.95, 9781101873441
3. David and Goliath
Malcolm Gladwell, Back Bay, $18, 9780316204378
4. A Fighting Chance
Elizabeth Warren, Picador USA, $17, 9781250062253
5. The Sixth Extinction
Elizabeth Kolbert, Picador USA, $16, 9781250062185
6. Cool Gray City of Love: 49 Views of San Francisco
Gary Kamiya, Bloomsbury, $16, 9781620401262
7. The Lady in Gold
Anne-Marie O'Connor, Vintage, $17.95, 9781101873120
8. Flash Boys
Michael Lewis, Norton, $16.95, 9780393351590
9. We Should All Be Feminists
Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, Anchor, $7.95, 9781101911761
10. Daring Greatly
Brene Brown, Avery, $17, 9781592408412
11. This Idea Must Die
John Brockman, Harper Perennial, $15.99, 9780062374349
12. How to Love
Thich Nhat Hanh, Parallax Press, $9.95, 9781937006884
13. Season of the Witch: Enchantment, Terror, and Deliverance in the City of Love
David Talbot, Free Press, $17, 9781439108246
14. Tibetan Peach Pie: A True Account of an Imaginative Life
Tom Robbins, Ecco, $15.99, 9780062267412
15. Talk Like TED
Carmine Gallo, St. Martin's Griffin, $15.99, 9781250061539
 
 
MASS MARKET
1. A Game of Thrones
George R.R. Martin, Bantam, $9.99, 9780553593716
2. To Kill a Mockingbird
Harper Lee, Grand Central, $8.99, 9780446310789
3. Natchez Burning
Greg Iles, Harper, $9.99, 9780062311092
4. 1984
George Orwell, Signet, $9.99, 9780451524935
5. The Name of the Wind
Patrick Rothfuss, DAW, $8.99, 9780756404741
6. Good Omens
Neil Gaiman, Terry Pratchett, HarperTorch, $7.99, 9780060853983
7. Outlander
Diana Gabaldon, Dell, $9.99, 9780553393699
8. I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings
Maya Angelou, Ballantine, $6.99, 9780345514400
9. The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy
Douglas Adams, Del Rey, $7.99, 9780345391803
10. The Diary of a Young Girl
Anne Frank, Bantam, $7.99, 9780553577129
 
 
CHILDREN'S TITLES
1. Paper Towns
John Green, Speak, $9.99, 9780142414934
2. Goodnight Moon
Margaret Wise Brown, Clement Hurd (Illus.), Harper, $8.99, 9780694003617
3. Diary of a Wimpy Kid: The Long Haul
Jeff Kinney, Amulet, $13.95, 9781419711893
4. The Very Hungry Caterpillar
Eric Carle, Putnam, $10.99, 9780399226908
5. The Adventures of Beekle: The Unimaginary Friend
Dan Santat, Little Brown, $17, 9780316199988
6. The Day the Crayons Quit
Drew Daywalt, Oliver Jeffers (Illus.), Philomel, $17.99, 9780399255373
7. The Penderwicks in Spring
Jeanne Birdsall, Knopf, $16.99, 9780375870774
8. Frozen Fever: Anna's Birthday Surprise
Random House/ Disney, $4.99, 9780736434393
9. Good Night San Francisco
Adam Gamble, Santiago Cohen (Illus.), Our World of Books, $9.95, 9780977797950
10. Flora and Ulysses: The Illuminated Adventures
Kate DiCamillo, K.G. Campbell (Illus.), Candlewick, $8.99, 9780763676711
11. Big Nate Lives It Up
Lincoln Peirce, Balzer + Bray, $13.99, 9780062111081
12. Big Nate: Say Good-Bye to Dork City
Lincoln Peirce, Andrews McMeel, $9.99, 9781449462253
13. The Lightning Thief (Percy Jackson and the Olympians, Book 1)
Rick Riordan, Hyperion, $7.99, 9781423134947
14. Home
Carson Ellis, Candlewick, $16.99, 9780763665296
15. Wonder
R.J. Palacio, Knopf, $16.99, 9780375869020
16. The Tapper Twins Go to War (with Each Other)
Geoff Rodkey, Little Brown, $13.99, 9780316297790
17. The Terrible Two
Jory John, Mac Barnett, Kevin Cornell (Illus.), Amulet, $13.95, 9781419714917
18. The Octopuppy
Martin McKenna, Scholastic, $16.99, 9780545751407
19. Smile
Raina Telgemeier, Graphix, $10.99, 9780545132060
20. Drama
Raina Telgemeier, Graphix, $10.99, 9780545326995
21. Oh, the Places You'll Go!
Dr. Seuss, Random House, $17.99, 9780679805274
22. Fortunately, the Milk
Neil Gaiman, Skottie Young (Illus.), Harper, $5.99, 9780062224088
23. The Book With No Pictures
B.J. Novak, Dial, $17.99, 9780803741713
24. The 39-Story Treehouse
Andy Griffiths, Terry Denton (Illus.), Feiwel & Friends, $13.99, 9781250026927
25. The Giving Tree
Shel Silverstein, Harper, $16.99, 9780060256654