Bestsellers

Harry Potter IV in paperback, summer thrillers and more in this week's bestselling books courtesy of Powells.com


Salon Staff
August 8, 2002 12:39AM (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 Goblet of Fire by J.K. Rowling

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2. Fast Food Nation by Eric Schlosser

Paperback, $13.95
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3. The Lovely Bones by Alice Sebold

Hardcover, $21.95
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4. The Associate by Phillip Margolin

Paperback, $7.99
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5. Hostage by Robert Crais

Paperback, $7.99
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6. Nickel and Dimed by Barbara Ehrenreich

Paperback, $13
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7. How to Be Good by Nick Hornby

Paperback, $13
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8. Empire Falls by Richard Russo

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

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10. Please Don't Kill the Freshman by Zoe Trope

Paperback, $4.95
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11. The Botany of Desire by Michael Pollan

Paperback, $13.95
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12. Bel Canto by Ann Patchett

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

Hardcover, $24.95
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14. Choke by Chuck Palahniuk

Paperback, $13
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15. Magic Treehouse: Good Morning, Gorillas by Mary Pople Osborne

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16. Founding Brothers: The Revolutionary Generation by Joseph Ellis

Paperback, $14
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17. Paradise Lost by J.A. Jance

Paperback, $7.99
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18. Harry Potter and the Chamber Of Secrets by J.K. Rowling

Paperback, $6.99
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19. The Amazing Adventures of Kavalier & Clay by Michael Chabon

Paperback, $15
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20. Year of Wonders by Geraldine Brooks

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