Indie Bestsellers

The New Atlantic Indie Bestseller List, as brought to you by IndieBound and NAIBA, for the week ended Sunday, June 2, 2024, based on reporting from the independent booksellers of the New Atlantic Independent Booksellers Association and IndieBound. For an independent bookstore near you, visit IndieBound.org.


HARDCOVER FICTION

1. The Women
Kristin Hannah, St. Martin's Press, $30, 9781250178633
2. You Like It Darker: Stories
Stephen King, Scribner, $30, 9781668037713
3. Funny Story
Emily Henry, Berkley, $29, 9780593441282
4. James
Percival Everett, Doubleday, $28, 9780385550369
5. Long Island
Colm Tóibín, Scribner, $28, 9781476785110
6. All Fours
Miranda July, Riverhead Books, $29, 9780593190265
7. Table for Two: Fictions
Amor Towles, Viking, $32, 9780593296370
8. Camino Ghosts
John Grisham, Doubleday, $29.95, 9780385545990
9. The Ministry of Time
Kaliane Bradley, Avid Reader Press/Simon & Schuster, $28.99, 9781668045145
10. Lies and Weddings
Kevin Kwan, Doubleday, $29, 9780385546294
11. One Perfect Couple
Ruth Ware, Gallery/Scout Press, $29.99, 9781668025598
12. Remarkably Bright Creatures
Shelby Van Pelt, Ecco, $29.99, 9780063204157
13. The Paris Novel
Ruth Reichl, Random House, $29, 9780812996302
14. The Heaven & Earth Grocery Store
James McBride, Riverhead Books, $28, 9780593422946
15. North Woods
Daniel Mason, Random House, $28, 9780593597033


HARDCOVER NONFICTION

1. The Demon of Unrest: A Saga of Hubris, Heartbreak, and Heroism at the Dawn of the Civil War
Erik Larson, Crown, $35, 9780385348744
2. The Anxious Generation: How the Great Rewiring of Childhood Is Causing an Epidemic of Mental Illness
Jonathan Haidt, Penguin Press, $30, 9780593655030
3. An Unfinished Love Story: A Personal History of the 1960s
Doris Kearns Goodwin, Simon & Schuster, $35, 9781982108663
4. In My Time of Dying: How I Came Face to Face with the Idea of an Afterlife
Sebastian Junger, Simon & Schuster, $27.99, 9781668050835
5. The Wide Wide Sea: Imperial Ambition, First Contact and the Fateful Final Voyage of Captain James Cook
Hampton Sides, Doubleday, $35, 9780385544764
6. Somehow: Thoughts on Love
Anne Lamott, Riverhead Books, $22, 9780593714416
7. Outlive: The Science and Art of Longevity
Peter Attia, M.D., Bill Gifford, Harmony, $32, 9780593236598
8. The Wager: A Tale of Shipwreck, Mutiny and Murder
David Grann, Doubleday, $30, 9780385534260
9. The Situation Room: The Inside Story of Presidents in Crisis
George Stephanopoulos, Lisa Dickey, Grand Central, $35, 9781538740767
10. The Creative Act: A Way of Being
Rick Rubin, Penguin Press, $32, 9780593652886
11. What This Comedian Said Will Shock You
Bill Maher, Simon & Schuster, $30, 9781668051351
12. Challenger: A True Story of Heroism and Disaster on the Edge of Space
Adam Higginbotham, Avid Reader Press/Simon & Schuster, $35, 9781982176617
13. The Age of Magical Overthinking: Notes on Modern Irrationality
Amanda Montell, Atria/One Signal Publishers, $28.99, 9781668007976
14. The Boy, the Mole, the Fox and the Horse
Charlie Mackesy, HarperOne, $22.99, 9780062976581
15. The Editor: How Publishing Legend Judith Jones Shaped Culture in America
Sara B. Franklin, Atria Books, $29.99, 9781982134341


TRADE PAPERBACK FICTION

1. This Summer Will Be Different
Carley Fortune, Berkley, $19, 9780593638880
2. Happy Place
Emily Henry, Berkley, $19, 9780593441190
3. Just for the Summer
Abby Jimenez, Forever, $17.99, 9781538704431
4. A Court of Thorns and Roses
Sarah J. Maas, Bloomsbury Publishing, $19, 9781635575569
5. A Court of Mist and Fury
Sarah J. Maas, Bloomsbury Publishing, $19, 9781635575583
6. Murder Your Employer: The McMasters Guide to Homicide
Rupert Holmes, Avid Reader Press/Simon & Schuster, $18.99, 9781451648225
7. Beach Read
Emily Henry, Berkley, $16, 9781984806734
8. The Postcard
Anne Berest, Europa Editions, $18.95, 9798889660354
9. The Guest
Emma Cline, Random House, $18, 9780812988031
10. The Silent Patient
Alex Michaelides, Celadon Books, $17.99, 9781250301703
11. Dune
Frank Herbert, Ace, $18, 9780441013593
12. Big Swiss
Jen Beagin, Scribner, $17, 9781982153090
13. Brooklyn
Colm Toibin, Scribner, $18, 9781501106477
14. Small Mercies
Dennis Lehane, Harper Perennial, $19.99, 9780062129499
15. The Seven Husbands of Evelyn Hugo
Taylor Jenkins Reid, Atria, $17, 9781501161933


TRADE PAPERBACK NONFICTION

1. The Backyard Bird Chronicles
Amy Tan, Knopf, $35, 9780593536131
2. The Hundred Years' War on Palestine: A History of Settler Colonialism and Resistance, 1917—2017
Rashid Khalidi, Metropolitan Books, $19.99, 9781250787651
3. Braiding Sweetgrass: Indigenous Wisdom, Scientific Knowledge, and the Teachings of Plants
Robin Wall Kimmerer, Milkweed Editions, $20, 9781571313560
4. Poverty, by America
Matthew Desmond, Crown, $20, 9780593239933
5. Everything I Know About Love: A Memoir
Dolly Alderton, Harper Perennial, $18.99, 9780062968791
6. The Body Keeps the Score: Brain, Mind, and Body in the Healing of Trauma
Bessel van der Kolk, M.D., Penguin, $19, 9780143127741
7. The Book of Charlie: Wisdom from the Remarkable American Life of a 109-Year-Old Man
David Von Drehle, Simon & Schuster, $18.99, 9781476773933
8. Killers of the Flower Moon: The Osage Murders and the Birth of the FBI
David Grann, Vintage, $18, 9780593470831
9. Stay True: A Memoir
Hua Hsu, Anchor, $17, 9780593315200
10. Think Again: The Power of Knowing What You Don't Know
Adam Grant, Penguin, $20, 9781984878120
11. All About Love: New Visions
bell hooks, Morrow, $16.99, 9780060959470
12. The Artist's Way: 30th Anniversary Edition
Julia Cameron, TarcherPerigee, $19, 9780143129257
13. The Four Agreements: A Practical Guide to Personal Freedom
Don Miguel Ruiz, Amber-Allen, $12.95, 9781878424310
14. The Boys in the Boat: Nine Americans and Their Epic Quest for Gold at the 1936 Berlin Olympics
Daniel James Brown, Penguin, $19, 9780593512302
15. World Travel: An Irreverent Guide
Anthony Bourdain, Laurie Woolever, Ecco, $22, 9780062802767


MASS MARKET

1. 1984
George Orwell, Signet, $9.99, 9780451524935
2. Dune
Frank Herbert, Ace, $10.99, 9780593640340
3. Dune Messiah
Frank Herbert, Ace, $9.99, 9780593098233
4. Animal Farm
George Orwell, Signet, $9.99, 9780451526342
5. And Then There Were None
Agatha Christie, Morrow, $9.99, 9780062073488
6. The Shining
Stephen King, Anchor, $9.99, 9780307743657
7. Slaughterhouse-Five
Kurt Vonnegut, Laurel Leaf, $9.99, 9780440180296
8. I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings
Maya Angelou, Ballantine, $8.99, 9780345514400
9. The Diary of a Young Girl
Anne Frank, Bantam, $7.99, 9780553577129
10. Foundation
Isaac Asimov, Spectra, $8.99, 9780553293357


CHILDREN'S ILLUSTRATED

1. Goodnight Moon
Margaret Wise Brown, Clement Hurd (Illus.), Harper, $10.99, 9780694003617
2. Oh, the Places You'll Go!
Dr. Seuss, Random House Books for Young Readers, $18.99, 9780679805274
3. Bluey: The Creek
Penguin Young Readers, $4.99, 9780593224571
4. Bluey: The Beach
Penguin Young Readers, $4.99, 9780593226094
5. Where the Wild Things Are
Maurice Sendak, Harper, $21.99, 9780060254926
6. Taylor Swift: A Little Golden Book Biography
Wendy Loggia, Elisa Chavarri (Illus.), Golden Books, $5.99, 9780593566718
7. The Very Hungry Caterpillar
Eric Carle, World of Eric Carle, $10.99, 9780399226908
8. Press Here
Herve Tullet, Chronicle Books, $8.99, 9781452178592
9. Dragon's First Taco
Adam Rubin, Daniel Salmieri (Illus.), Dial Books, $8.99, 9780593533178
10. May You Love and Be Loved: Wishes for Your Life
Cleo Wade, Feiwel & Friends, $18.99, 9781250873958


CHILDREN'S INTEREST

1. The Reappearance of Rachel Price
Holly Jackson, Delacorte Press, $20.99, 9780593374207
2. The One and Only Family
Katherine Applegate, Harper, $19.99, 9780063221123
3. Powerless
Lauren Roberts, Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers, $19.99, 9781665954884
4. If Only I Had Told Her
Laura Nowlin, Sourcebooks Fire, $12.99, 9781728276229
5. Swim School: A Bluey Storybook
Penguin Young Readers, $5.99, 9780593752791
6. Plain Jane and the Mermaid
Vera Brosgol, First Second, $14.99, 9781250314857
7. If He Had Been with Me
Laura Nowlin, Sourcebooks Fire, $10.99, 9781728205489
8. Smile: A Graphic Novel
Raina Telgemeier, Graphix, $12.99, 9781338740264
9. Guts: A Graphic Novel
Raina Telgemeier, Graphix, $12.99, 9780545852500
10. The Misfits #1: A Royal Conundrum
Lisa Yee, Dan Santat (Illus.), Random House Books for Young Readers, $14.99, 9781984830296


CHILDREN'S SERIES TITLES

1. Dog Man: The Scarlet Shedder
Dav Pilkey, Graphix, $14.99, 9781338896435
2. Who Is Taylor Swift? (Who Was/Is...?)
Kirsten Anderson, Gregory Copeland (Illus.), Penguin Workshop, $6.99, 9780593754221
3. Karen's Sleepover: A Graphic Novel (Baby-Sitters Little Sister, #8)
Ann M. Martin, Katy Farina (Illus.), Graphix, $12.99, 9781338762549
4. A Good Girl's Guide to Murder
Holly Jackson, Ember, $10.99, 9781984896391
5. Diary of a Wimpy Kid: No Brainer
Jeff Kinney, Abrams, $14.99, 9781419766947
6. The Summer I Turned Pretty
Jenny Han, Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers, $11.99, 9781665922074
7. Always Anthony (Emmie & Friends, #8)
Terri Libenson, Balzer + Bray, $15.99, 9780063320925
8. Dog Man and Cat Kid
Dav Pilkey, Graphix, $12.99, 9781338741063
9. Caraval
Stephanie Garber, Flatiron, $11.99, 9781250095268
10. Cat Kid Comic Club: On Purpose (Cat Kid Comic Club, #3)
Dav Pilkey, Graphix, $12.99, 9781338801941


Other Regional Bestseller Lists:

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Great Lakes Independent Booksellers Association (GLIBA)

Midwest Independent Booksellers Association (MIBA)

Mountains and Plains Independent Booksellers Association (MPIBA)

New England Independent Booksellers Association (NEIBA)

Pacific Northwest Booksellers Association (PNBA)

Southern Independent Booksellers Alliance (SIBA)