Bestsellers

This week's bestselling books courtesy of Powells.com



Salon Staff
November 21, 2001 11:53PM (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. Powells.com, 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. Salon.com is pleased to present it here.

1. Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone by J.K. Rowling

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2. Harry Potter and the Chamber Of Secrets by J.K. Rowling

Paperback, $6.99
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3. Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban by J.K. Rowling

Paperback, $7.99
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4. How to Go to College Almost for Free by Benjamin R Kaplan

Paperback, $22
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5. A Woman's Education: The Road From Coorain Leads to Smith College by Jill Ker Conway

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6. The Fellowship of the Ring by J.R.R. Tolkien

Paperback, $6.99
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7. Prodigal Summer by Barbara Kingsolver

Hardcover, $9.98
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8. Taliban: Militant Islam, Oil, and Fundamentalism in Central Asia by Ahmed Rashid

Paperback, $14.95
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9. Me Talk Pretty One Day by David Sedaris

Paperback, $14.95
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10. The Red Tent by Anita Diamant

Paperback, $14
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11. The Blind Assassin by Margaret Atwood

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12. Guns, Germs, and Steel: The Fates of Human Societies by Jared Diamond

Paperback, $15.95
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13. The Girl With a Pearl Earring by Tracy Chevalier

Paperback, $12
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14. The Amazing Adventures of Kavalier & Clay by Michael Chabon

Paperback, $15
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15. Perish Twice by Robert Parker

Paperback, $7.99
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16. Caprial's Desserts by Caprial Pence

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17. Soul Mountain by Gao Xingjian

Paperback, $15
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18. Sometimes a Great Notion by Ken Kesey

Paperback, $7.95
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19. Black Hawk Down by Mark Bowden

Paperback, $7.99
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20.Motherless Brooklyn by Jonathan Lethem

Paperback, $13
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