The Indie Holiday Cooking & Entertaining Bestseller List

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The American Booksellers Association’s specialty bestseller lists provide a current snapshot of what’s selling in indie bookstores nationwide.

Here is the Indie Holiday Cooking & Entertaining Bestseller List, based on sales for the eight-week period ending November 29, 2020. 

1. Nothing Fancy: Unfussy Food for Having People Over
Alison Roman, Clarkson Potter, $32.50, 9780451497017

2. The Book on Pie: Everything You Need to Know to Bake Perfect Pies
Erin Jeanne McDowell, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, $35, 9780358229285

3. Oh She Glows for Dinner: Nourishing Plant-Based Meals to Keep You Glowing
Angela Liddon, Avery, $35, 9780593083673

4. Magnolia Table, Volume 2: A Collection of Recipes for Gathering
Joanna Gaines, William Morrow Cookbooks, $35, 9780062820181

5. Magnolia Table: A Collection of Recipes for Gathering
Joanna Gaines, Marah Stets, William Morrow Cookbooks, $29.99, 9780062820150

6. The Official Downton Abbey Christmas Cookbook
Regula Ysewijn, Weldon Owen, $35, 9781681885353

7. Christmas with Kim-Joy: A Festive Collection of Edible Cuteness
Kim-Joy, Quadrille Publishing, $22.99, 9781787135826

8. Hallmark Channel Countdown to Christmas
Caroline McKenzie, Hearst Home, $28, 9781950785247

9. The Artisanal Kitchen: Jewish Holiday Baking
Uri Scheft, Artisan, $12.95, 9781579659615

10. The Artisanal Kitchen: Gluten-Free Holiday Cookies
Alice Medrich, Artisan, $12.95, 9781579659622

11. Entertaining Beautifully
Aerin Lauder, Rizzoli, $55, 9780847867523

12. A Literary Holiday Cookbook: Festive Meals for the Snow Queen, Gandalf, Sherlock, Scrooge, and Book Lovers Everywhere
Alison Walsh, Skyhorse, $19.99, 9781510754966

13. Rustic Joyful Food: Meant to Share
Danielle Kartes, Sourcebooks, $29.99, 9781492697916

14. Very Merry Cocktails: 50+ Festive Drinks for the Holiday Season
Jessica Strand, Chronicle Books, $19.95, 9781452184708

15. Entertaining with Mary Berry: Favorite Hors D’oeuvres, Entrées, Desserts, Baked Goods, and More
Mary Berry, Lucy Young, DK, $27, 9781465489357

16. The Oh She Glows Cookbook: Over 100 Vegan Recipes to Glow from the Inside Out
Angela Liddon, Avery, $27, 9781583335277

17. Taste of Home Christmas Cookies Mini Binder: 100+ Sweets for a Simply Magical Holiday
Taste of Home (Ed.), Reader’s Digest/Taste of Home, $12.99, 9781617659485

18. On Boards: Simple & Inspiring Recipe Ideas to Share at Every Gathering
Lisa Dawn Bolton, Appetite by Random House, $20, 9780147531148

19. Vegan Christmas: Plant-Based Recipes For the Festive Season
Audrey Fitzjohn, Smith Street Books, $14.95, 9781925811919

20. The Christmas Cookie Cookbook: Over 100 Recipes to Celebrate the Season
Cider Mill Press, $19.95, 9781646430383

21. Joy to the World: 24 Festive Treats from Around the World
Silke Martin, Frauke Antholz, Hardie Grant, $11.99, 9781784883737

22. Vegan Holiday Cookbook: Festive Plant-Based Meals and Desserts for the Thanksgiving and Christmas Table
Katie Culpin, Skyhorse, $24.99, 9781510756311

23. How to Eat Your Christmas Tree: Delicious, Innovative Recipes for Cooking with Trees
Julia Geogallis, Hardie Grant, $16, 9781784883713

24. 2020 Christmas with Southern Living: Inspired Ideas for Holiday Cooking and Decorating
Editors of Southern Living, Abrams, $29.99, 9781419750625

25. Thanksgiving: How to Cook It Well
Sam Sifton, Sarah Rutherford (Illus.), Random House, $20, 9781400069910