Bestsellers

Nick Hornby, Chuck Palahniuk, Richard Russo and more in this week's bestselling books courtesy of Powells.com.

By Salon Staff
July 11, 2002 9:51PM (UTC)
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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. Nickel and Dimed by Barbara Ehrenreich

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2. Fast Food Nation by Eric Schlosser

Paperback, $13.95
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3. How to Be Good by Nick Hornby

Paperback, $13
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4. Please Don't Kill the Freshman by Zoe Trope

Paperback, $4.95
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5. The Divine Secrets of the Ya-Ya Sisterhood by Rebecca Wells

Paperback, $7.99
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6. Choke by Chuck Palahniuk

Paperback, $13
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7. Empire Falls by Richard Russo

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

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9. Founding Brothers: The Revolutionary Generation by Joseph Ellis

Paperback, $14
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10. Back When We Were Grownups by Anne Tyler

Paperback, $14.95
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11. The Botany of Desire by Michael Pollan

Paperback, $13.95
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12. Stupid White Men & Other Sorry Excuses for the State of the Nation by Michael Moore

Hardcover, $24.95
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13. Bel Canto by Ann Patchett

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14. P Is for Peril by Sue Grafton

Paperback, $7.99
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15. The Lords of Baseball by Harold Parrott

Hardcover, $24.95
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16. Hostage by Robert Crais

Paperback, $7.99
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17. High Maintenance by Jennifer Belle

Paperback, $13
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18. A Bend in the Road by Nicholas Sparks

Paperback, $7.99
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19. The Red Tent by Anita Diamant

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

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