The Indie Travel Literature Bestseller List

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    Based on sales at hundreds of independent bookstores nationwide for the eight-week period ending July 7, 2013.

    1. Wild: From Lost to Found on the Pacific Crest Trail
    Cheryl Strayed, Vintage, $15.95, 9780307476074

    2. The Last Train to Zona Verde: My Ultimate African Safari
    Paul Theroux, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, $27, 9780618839339

    3. A Walk in the Woods: Rediscovering America on the Appalachian Trail
    Bill Bryson, Broadway, $15.99, 9780767902526

    4. Turn Right at Machu Picchu
    Mark Adams, Plume, $16, 9780452297982

    5. Paris in Love: A Memoir
    Eloisa James, Random House, $15, 9780812981902

    6. Italian Ways: On and Off the Rails From Milan to Palermo
    Tim Parks, Norton, $25.95, 9780393239324

    7. Nothing Daunted: The Unexpected Education of Two Society Girls in the West
    Dorothy Wickenden, Scribner, $16, 9781439176597

    8. 1,000 Places to See Before You Die
    Patricia Schultz, Workman, $19.95, 9780761156864

    9. Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance
    Robert M. Pirsig, HarperTorch, $7.99, 9780060589462

    10. Paris to the Pyrenees: A Skeptic Pilgrim Walks the Way of Saint James
    David Downie, Pegasus, $27.95, 9781605984322

    11. Strange Stones: Dispatches From East and West
    Peter Hessler, Harper Perennial, $14.99, 9780062206237

    12. Paris, I Love You But You’re Bringing Me Down
    Rosecrans Baldwin, Picador, $15, 9781250033352

    13. A Thousand Days in Venice: An Unexpected Romance
    Marlena De Blasi, Algonquin, $14.95, 9781616202811

    14. Travels With Epicurus: A Journey to a Greek Island in Search of a Fulfilled Life
    Daniel Klein, Penguin, $20, 9780143121930

    15. Londoners: The Days and Nights of London Now
    Craig Taylor, Ecco, $16.99, 9780062005861

    16. The Sweet Life in Paris
    David Lebovitz, Broadway, $14, 9780767928892

    17. In a Sunburned Country
    Bill Bryson, Broadway, $15.99, 9780767903868

    18. Hitchhiking With Larry David: An Accidental Tourist’s Summer of Self-Discovery in Martha’s Vineyard
    Paul Samuel Dolman, Gotham, $22.5, 9781592408269

    19. A Book of Voyages
    Patrick O’Brian (Ed.), Norton, $25.95, 9780393089585

    20. Here, There, Elsewhere: Stories From the Road
    William Least Heat-Moon, Little Brown, $29.99, 9780316110242

    21. Running With the Kenyans: Discovering the Secrets of the Fastest People on Earth
    Adharanand Finn, Ballantine, $16, 9780345528803

    22. Notes From a Small Island
    Bill Bryson, Harper Perennial, $14.99, 9780380727506

    23. The Longest Way Home: One Man’s Quest for the Courage to Settle Down
    Andrew McCarthy, Simon & Schuster, $16, 9781451667509

    24. A Sense of Direction: Pilgrimage for the Restless and the Hopeful
    Gideon Lewis-Kraus, Riverhead, $16, 9781594631498

    25. Travels With Charley: In Search of America
    John Steinbeck, Penguin, $11, 9780140053203