The Pacific Northwest Independent Bestseller List is provided by Book Sense and the Pacific Northwest Booksellers Association, for the week that ended last Sunday. It is based on reporting from the independent booksellers of the PNBA and Book Sense (

Hardcover fiction

1. “Where the Crawdads Sing,” Delia Owens, Putnam

2. “City of Girls,” Elizabeth Gilbert, Riverhead Books

3. “Circe,” Madeline Miller, Little Brown

4. “On Earth We’re Briefly Gorgeous,” Ocean Vuong, Penguin Press

5. “Deep River,” Karl Marlantes, Atlantic Monthly Press

6. “Normal People,” Sally Rooney, Hogarth

7. “Exhalation: Stories,” Ted Chiang, Knopf

8. “The Most Fun We Ever Had,” Claire Lombardo, Doubleday

9. “Evvie Drake Starts Over,” Linda Holmes, Ballantine

10. “Big Sky,” Kate Atkinson, Little Brown

Hardcover nonfiction

1. “Educated,” Tara Westover, Random House

2. “The Pioneers,” David McCullough, S&S

3. “The Second Mountain,” David Brooks, Random House

4. “The Subtle Art of Not Giving A F---,” Mark Manson, Harper

5. “Save Me the Plums,” Ruth Reichl, Random House

6. “The Hidden Life of Trees,” Peter Wohlleben, Greystone Books

7. “Stay Sexy & Don’t Get Murdered,” Karen Kilgariff, Georgia Hardstark, Forge

8. “Shortest Way Home: One Mayor’s Challenge and a Model for America’s Future,” Pete Buttigieg, Liveright Publishing

9. “Everything Is F---ed: A Book About Hope,” Mark Manson, Harper

10. “These Truths: A History of the United States,” Jill Lepore, Norton

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