Bestsellers

Sue Monk Kidd, Augusten Burroughs and more in this week's bestselling books courtesy of Powells.com.


Salon Staff
June 4, 2003 11:00PM (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 store in the world for new and used books. 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. The Secret Life of Bees by Sue Monk Kidd

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2. Life of Pi by Yann Martel

Paperback, $14
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3. The No. 1 Ladies Detective Agency by Alexander McCall Smith

Paperback, $9.56
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4. Fast Food Nation by Eric Schlosser

Paperback, $13.95
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5. Stiff: The Curious Lives of Human Cadavers by Mary Roach

Hardcover, $18.95
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6. Dr. Atkins' New Diet Revolution by Robert C. Atkins

Paperback, $7.99
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7. Seabiscuit by Lauren Hillenbrand

Paperback, $15
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8. The Best Democracy Money Can Buy: An Investigative Reporter Exposes the Truth about Corporate Cons, Globalization, and High-Finance Fraudsters by Greg Palast

Paperback, $14
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9. Villa Incognito by Tom Robbins

Hardcover, $24
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10. American Gods by Neil Gaiman

Paperback, $7.99
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11. Reefer Madness: Sex, Drugs, and Cheap Labor in the American Black Market by Eric Schlosser

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12. Atonement by Ian McEwan

Hardcover, $26
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13. The Nanny Diaries by Emma McLaughlin and Nicola Kraus

Hardcover, $24.95
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14. Lamb: The Gospel According to Biff, Christ's Childhood Pal by Christopher Moore

Paperback, $13.95
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15. Three Junes by Julia Glass

Hardcover, $25
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16. I Capture the Castle By Dodie Smith

Paperback, $13.95
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17. 100 Hikes in Northwest Oregon by William L. Sullivan

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18. Running With Scissors by Augusten Burroughs

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19. Beach House by James Patterson

Hardcover, $7.99
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20. The Da Vinci Code by Dan Brown

Hardcover, $19.96
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