This week's bestselling books courtesy of

Salon Staff
June 27, 2001 3:50AM (UTC)

Book-loving residents of and visitors to the city of Portland, Ore., are already familiar with the legendary labyrinthine charms of Powell's City of Books, the largest new-and-used bookstore in the world., the online equivalent of this bibliophile's paradise, brings the Powell's experience to the Web, including a bestseller list that reflects the eclectic tastes of Powell's customers. is pleased to present it here.

1. Me Talk Pretty One Day by David Sedaris

Paperback, $14.95
Buy it | Read Salon's review | Hear David Sedaris read

2. Choke by Chuck Palahniuk

Hardcover, $24.95
Buy it | Read more on Chuck Palahniuk

3. Fierce Invalids Home From Hot Climates by Tom Robbins

Paperback, $13.95
Buy it | Read more on Tom Robbins

4. A Heartbreaking Work of Staggering Genius by Dave Eggers

Paperback, $14
Buy it | Read Salon's review | Read more on Dave Eggers

5. Ethics for the New Millennium by the Dalai Lama

Paperback, $13
Buy it | Read more on the Dalai Lama

6. White Teeth by Zadie Smith

Paperback, $14
Buy it | Read Salon's review | Read more on Zadie Smith

7. Rejuvenate! It's Never Too Late by Eartha Kitt

Hardcover, $20
Buy it

8. The Red Tent by Anita Diamant

Paperback, $14.00
Buy it

9. American Gods by Neil Gaiman

Hardcover, $26
Buy it | Read Salon's review

10. Bunnicula Strikes Again by James Howe

Paperback, $4.99
Buy it

11. The Lord of the Rings by J.R.R. Tolkien

Paperback, $20
Buy it | Read Salon's review | Read more on J.R.R. Tolkien

12. Ghost Soldiers: The Forgotten Epic Story of World War II's Most Dramatic Mission by Hampton Sides

Hardcover, $24.95
Buy it

13. Tucket's Gold by Gary Paulsen

Paperback, $4.50
Buy it

14. Ramona's World by Beverly Cleary

Paperback, $4.95
Buy it

15. Line Of Control: Op Center by Jeff Rovin

Paperback, $7.99
Buy it

16. The Girl With a Pearl Earring by Tracy Chevalier

Paperback, $12
Buy it | Read Salon's review

17. Seven Up by Janet Evanovich

Hardcover, $24.95
Buy it

18. In A Sunburned Country by Bill Bryson

Paperback, $14.95
Buy it | Read more about Bill Bryson | Hear Bill Bryson read

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