This week’s bestsellers at Southern California’s independent bookstores

This week’s bestsellers at Southern California’s independent bookstores

The SoCal Indie Bestseller List for the sales week ended Jan. 29 is based on reporting from the independent booksellers of Southern California, the California Independent Booksellers Alliance and IndieBound. For an independent bookstore near you, visit


1. Tomorrow, and Tomorrow, and Tomorrow: Gabrielle Zevin

2. Demon Copperhead: Barbara Kingsolver

3. Lessons in Chemistry: Bonnie Garmus

4. How to Sell a Haunted House: Grady Hendrix

5. Horse: Geraldine Brooks

6. The Shards: Bret Easton Ellis

7. The House in the Pines: Ana Reyes

8. Hell Bent: Leigh Bardugo

9. Small Things Like These: Claire Keegan

10. The Midnight Library: Matt Haig


1. Spare: Prince Harry, The Duke of Sussex

2. The Creative Act: A Way of Being: Rick Rubin

3. Atomic Habits: An Easy & Proven Way to Build Good Habits & Break Bad Ones: James Clear

4. The Half Known Life: In Search of Paradise: Pico Iyer

5. Cinema Speculation: Quentin Tarantino

6. Surrender: 40 Songs, One Story: Bono

7. Saving Aziz: How the Mission to Help One Became a Calling to Rescue Thousands from the Taliban: Chad Robichaux

8. I’m Glad My Mom Died: Jennette McCurdy

9. An Immense World: How Animal Senses Reveal the Hidden Realms Around Us: Ed Yong

10. Still Pictures: On Photography and Memory: Janet Malcolm


1. 1984: George Orwell

2. The Murder of Roger Ackroyd: Agatha Christie

3. The Brothers Karamazov: Fyodor Dostoyevsky

4. Foundation: Isaac Asimov

5. Mistborn: The Final Empire: Brandon Sanderson

6. All Quiet on the Western Front: Erich Maria Remarque

7. And Then There Were None: Agatha Christie

8. American Gods: Neil Gaiman

9. Mythology: Edith Hamilton

10. Children of Dune: Frank Herbert


1. It Starts with Us: Colleen Hoover

2. The Seven Husbands of Evelyn Hugo: Taylor Jenkins Reid

3. The Maid: Nita Prose

4. Circe: Madeline Miller

5. Daisy Jones & The Six: Taylor Jenkins Reid

6. It Ends with Us: Colleen Hoover

7. Klara and the Sun: Kazuo Ishiguro

8. The Song of Achilles: Madeline Miller

9. The Silent Patient: Alex Michaelides

10. The Personal Librarian: Marie Benedict, Victoria Christopher Murray