Bestsellers

This week's bestselling books courtesy of Powells.com


Salon Staff
May 22, 2002 10:36PM (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. Fast Food Nation by Eric Schlosser

Advertisement:
Paperback, $13.95
Buy it | Read Salon's review | Read more about Eric Schlosser

2. The Shelters of Stone by Jean Auel

Hardcover, $28.95
Buy it

3. American Gods by Neil Gaiman

Paperback, $7.99
Buy it | Read Salon's review

4. A Painted House by John Grisham

Paperback, $7.99
Buy it | Listen to an audio clip | Read more on John Grisham

5. Stupid White Men & Other Sorry Excuses for the State of the Nation by Michael Moore

Hardcover, $24.95
Buy it | Read more on Michael Moore

6. Empire Falls by Richard Russo

Paperback, $14.95
Buy it | Read Salon's review | Read more on Richard Russo

7. Me Talk Pretty One Day by David Sedaris

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

8. Back When We Were Grownups by Anne Tyler

Paperback, $14.95
Buy it | Read Salon's review | Read more on Anne Tyler

9. How to Be Good by Nick Hornby

Paperback, $13
Buy it | Read Salon's review | Read more on Nick Hornby

10. The Amazing Adventures of Kavalier & Clay by Michael Chabon

Paperback, $15
Buy it | Read Salon's review | Read more on Michael Chabon

11. The Sum of All Fears by Tom Clancy

Paperback, $7.99
Buy it | Read more on Tom Clancy

12. West of Kabul, East of New York by Tamim Ansary

Hardcover, $22
Buy it | Read more on Tamim Ansary

13. Seabiscuit by Lauren Hillenbrand

Advertisement:
Paperback, $15
Buy it | Read Salon's review

14. Because of Winn Dixie by Kate Dicamillo

Paperback, $5.99
Buy it

15. Wailing Wind by Tony Hillerman

Hardcover, $25.95
Buy it | Read more on Tony Hillerman

16. The Darwin Awards by Wendy Northcutt

Paperback, $10
Buy it | Read Salon's review

18. Nickel and Dimed by Barbara Ehrenreich

Paperback, $13
Buy it | Read Salon's review | Read more on Barbara Ehrenreich

19. Thief of Time by Terry Pratchett

Paperback, $6.99
Buy it

20. Killing Pablo by Mark Bowden

Paperback, $14.95
Buy it | Read Salon's review | Read more on Mark Bowden

Salon Staff

MORE FROM Salon Staff

Related Topics ------------------------------------------

Books




BROWSE SALON.COM
COMPLETELY AD FREE,
FOR THE NEXT HOUR

Read Now, Pay Later - no upfront
registration for 1-Hour Access

Click Here
7-Day Access and Monthly
Subscriptions also available
No tracking or personal data collection
beyond name and email address

•••


Fearless journalism
in your inbox every day

Sign up for our free newsletter

• • •