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 March 5 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. I Have Some Questions for You: Rebecca Makkai

3. Lessons in Chemistry: Bonnie Garmus

4. Demon Copperhead: Barbara Kingsolver

5. A Day of Fallen Night: Samantha Shannon

6. Someone Else’s Shoes: Jojo Moyes

7. Foster:  Claire Keegan

8. Victory City:  Salman Rushdie

9. Murder Your Employer: The McMasters Guide to Homicide: Rupert Holmes

10. Horse: Geraldine Brooks


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

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

3. The Boy, the Mole, the Fox and the Horse: Charlie Mackesy

4. Unscripted: The Epic Battle for a Media Empire and the Redstone Family Legacy: James B. Stewart, Rachel Abrams

5. It’s OK to Be Angry About Capitalism: Bernie Sanders

6. Enchantment: Awakening Wonder in an Anxious Age: Katherine May

7. 8 Rules of Love: How to Find It, Keep It, and Let It Go: Jay Shetty

8. Palo Alto: A History of California, Capitalism, and the World: Malcolm Harris

9. Love, Pamela: A Memoir of Prose, Poetry, and Truth: Pamela Anderson

10. Spare: Prince Harry, The Duke of Sussex


1. The Name of the Wind: Patrick Rothfuss

2. 1984: George Orwell

3. The Picture of Dorian Gray and Three Stories: Oscar Wilde

4. Lord of the Flies: William Golding

5. The Way of Kings: Brandon Sanderson

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

7. Ender’s Game: Orson Scott Card

8. Mistborn: The Final Empire: Brandon Sanderson

9. The Importance of Being Earnest and Other Plays: Oscar Wilde

10. The Hobbit: J.R.R. Tolkien


1. Daisy Jones & The Six: Taylor Jenkins Reid

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

3. Circe: Madeline Miller

4. The Paris Apartment: Lucy Foley

5. The Silent Patient: Alex Michaelides

6. It Ends with Us: Colleen Hoover

7. The School for Good Mothers:  Jessamine Chan

8. The Sentence: Louise Erdrich

9. Play It As It Lays: Joan Didion

10. A Court of Thorns and Roses: Sarah J. Maas