New #1 on local bestseller list

"A Dance with Dragons" has jumped ahead of "State of Wonder," last week's number one, on the newest list of top fiction sellers at Southern California independent bookstores. A quick look at what they're reading around L.A.

Hardcover Fiction
1. A Dance With Dragons
George R.R. Martin
2. State of Wonder
Ann Patchett
3. Rules of Civility
Amor Towles
4. Ready Player One
Ernest Cline
5. The Cut
George Pelecanos
6. The Magician King
Lev Grossman
7. When the Killing's Done
T.C. Boyle
8. The Paris Wife
Paula McLain
9. Cold Vengeance
Douglas Preston
10. Flash and Bones
Kathy Reichs

Inside: Nonfiction and more.

Hardcover Nonfiction 1. Go the F**k to Sleep
Adam Mansbach, Ricardo Cortes (Illus.)
2. Unbroken
Laura Hillenbrand
3. Cocktail Hour Under the Tree of Forgetfulness
Alexandra Fuller
4. In the Garden of Beasts
Erik Larson
5. Prime Time
Jane Fonda
6. Boo: The Life of the World's Cutest Dog
J.H. Lee
7. After America
Mark Steyn
8. A Stolen Life
Jaycee Dugard
9. The Greater Journey
David McCullough
10. Bossypants
Tina Fey

Trade Paperback Fiction
1. The Help
Kathryn Stockett
2. One Day
David Nicholls
3. A Visit From the Goon Squad
Jennifer Egan
4. Sarah's Key
Tatiana De Rosnay
5. Room
Emma Donoghue

Trade Paperback Nonfiction
1. Unlikely Friendships
Jennifer S. Holland
2. Just Kids
Patti Smith
3. Heaven Is for Real
Todd Burpo
4. The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks
Rebecca Skloot
5. Empire of the Summer Moon
S.C. Gwynne

Bestsellers for the week ended Sunday, August 28, based on reporting from the Southern California Independent Booksellers Association and IndieBound. Full lists

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