Bestsellers

"The Da Vinci Code," "Holes" and more in this week's bestselling books courtesy of Powells.com.


Salon Staff
June 11, 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 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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4. Seabiscuit by Lauren Hillenbrand

Paperback, $15
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5. The No. 1 Ladies Detective Agency by Alexander McCall Smith

Paperback, $9.56
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6. Teammates by David Halberstam

Hardcover, $22.95
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7. Dr. Atkins' New Diet Revolution by Robert C. Atkins

Paperback, $7.99
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8. Fast Food Nation by Eric Schlosser

Paperback, $13.95
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9. Shadow Puppets by Orson Scott Card

Hardcover, $25.95
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10. Three Junes by Julia Glass

Hardcover, $25
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11. Love that Dog by Sharon Creech

Paperback, $5.99
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12. The Years of Rice and Salt by Kim Stanley Robinson

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13. American Gods by Neil Gaiman

Paperback, $7.99
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14. Running With Scissors by Augusten Burroughs

Paperback, $14
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15. Atonement by Ian McEwan

Hardcover, $26
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16. Guns, Germs, and Steel: The Fates of Human Societies by Jared Diamond

Paperback, $15.95
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17. Small Wonder: Essays by Barbara Kingsolver

Paperback, $12.95
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18. The Da Vinci Code by Dan Brown

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19. McSweeney's Mammoth Treasury of Thrilling Tales (McSweeney's #10) edited by Michael Chabon

Paperback, $13.95
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20. Holes by Louis Sachar

Paperback, $6.50
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