Indie Bestsellers
March 16, 2017

Hardcover Fiction


Norse Mythology by Neil Gaiman
Gaiman fashions primeval Norse stories into a novelistic arc that begins with the genesis of the legendary nine worlds and delves into the exploits of deities, dwarfs, and giants.


Lincoln in the Bardo by George Saunders
The brilliant first novel by the author of Tenth of December is a February 2017 Indie Next List Great Read.


The Underground Railroad by Colson Whitehead
Whitehead's magnificent tour de force chronicling a young slave's adventures as she makes a desperate bid for freedom in the antebellum South is a September 2016 Indie Next List Great Read.


Exit West by Mohsin Hamid
Hamid's novel is an astonishingly visionary love story that imagines the forces that drive ordinary people from their homes into the uncertain embrace of new lands. The #1 Indie Next List Great Read for March 2017.


A Gentleman in Moscow by Amor Towles
Towles' transporting novel about a man who is ordered to spend the rest of his life inside a luxury hotel is a September 2016 Indie Next List Great Read.


A Piece of the World by Christina Baker Kline
Kline's evocative novel--inspired by Andrew Wyeth's mysterious and iconic painting Christina's World--is a March 2017 Indie Next List Great Read.


The Whistler by John Grisham
Grisham's electrifying new novel is a high-stakes thrill ride through the darkest corners of the Sunshine State.


Commonwealth by Ann Patchett
Patchett's beautifully written new novel tells the enthralling story of how an unexpected romantic encounter irrevocably changes two families' lives. The #1 Indie Next List Great Read for September 2016.


Celine by Peter Heller
Heller's luminous and masterful novel of suspense is a March 2017 Indie Next List Great Read.


All the Light We Cannot See by Anthony Doerr
Doerr's beautiful novel about a blind French girl and a German boy whose paths collide in occupied France during World War II is a May 2014 Indie Next List Great Read.


Difficult Women by Roxane Gay
A collection of stories of rare force and beauty, of hardscrabble lives, passionate loves, and quirky and vexed human connection.


The Refugees by Viet Thanh Nguyen
This collection of perfectly formed stories exploring questions of immigration, identity, love, and family is a February 2017 Indie Next List Great Read.


The Girl Before by J.P. Delaney
An enthralling psychological thriller about one woman's seemingly good fortune, and another woman's mysterious fate, through a kaleidoscope of duplicity, death, and deception.


Humans, Bow Down by James Patterson, Emily Raymond
In this epic, dystopian thriller, the world is run by machines and humans are an endangered species.


Small Great Things by Jodi Picoult
A woman is caught in a gripping moral dilemma that resonates far beyond her place in time and history. An October 2016 Indie Next List Great Read.