As part of the Indiebound programme, Nielsen BookScan has generously agreed to supply a weekly independent Top 20 bestsellers report.

1 The Sellout
Paul Beatty
Oneworld Publications $27.99
9781786070173
2 Night School
Lee Child
Random House $38.00
9780593073919
3 Goneville: A Memoir
Nick Bollinger
Awa Press $39.00
9781927249543
4 The Sympathizer
Viet Thanh Nguyen
Corsair Hachette $27.99
9781472151360
5 Swing Time
Zadie Smith
Hamish Hamilton $37.00
9780241247310
6 The Wonder
Emma Donoghue
Picador Pan Macmillan $34.99
9781509818396
7 Homo Deus: A Brief History of Tomorrow
Yuval Noah Harari
Harvill Secker  $40.00
9781910701881
8 The Midnight Gang
David Walliams & Tony Ross HarperCollins $24.99
9780008188573
9 Double Down
Jeff Kinney
Penguin  $17.99
9780143309338
10 Good Me Bad Me
Ali Land
Michael Joseph $37.00
9780718182939
11 All the Light We Cannot See Anthony Doerr
Fourth Estate $24.99
9780007548699
12 Small Great Things
Jodi Picoult
Allen & Unwin $36.99
9781760110499
13 A Little Life
Hanya Yanagihara
Picador $24.99
9781447294832
14 Hera Lindsay Bird
Hera Lindsay Bird
Victoria University Press $25.00
9781776560714
15 Five Go Gluten-Free
Bruno Vincent
Quercus $19.99
9781786482228
16 Keeping on Keeping on
Alan Bennett
Profile Faber $55.00
9781781256497
17 Maui and Other Maori Legends Peter Gossage
Puffin $40.00
9780143309291
18 The Golden Legend
Nadeem Aslam
Faber & Faber $32.99
9780571330744
19 Never Put All Your Eggs in One Bastard: A Memoir
Peta Mathias
Random House $40.00
9781775533870
20 The Whistler
John Grisham
Hodder & Stoughton $37.99
9781444791143

 

NB; We have got the lists for the weeks ending 24 December, and 31 December 2016. If you would like these, email info [at] booksellers [dot] co [dot] nz and ask Sarah.