Bestsellers

"Life of Pi" and more in this week's bestselling books, courtesy of Powells.com.


Salon Staff
August 15, 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. Life of Pi by Yann Martel

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Paperback, $14
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2. The Secret Life of Bees by Sue Monk Kidd

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. Fugitives and Refugees: A Walk in Portland, Oregon by Chuck Palahniuk

Hardcover, $16
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Under the Banner of Heaven: A Story of Violent Faith by Jon Krakauer

Hardcover, $26
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5. The Da Vinci Code by Dan Brown

Hardcover, $19.96
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6. Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix by J.K. Rowling

Hardcover, $29.99
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7. Seabiscuit by Laura Hillenbrand

Paperback, $15
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8. Three Junes by Julia Glass

Hardcover, $25
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9. Lullaby by Chuck Palahniuk

Hardcover, $24.95
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10. Fast Food Nation by Eric Schlosser

Paperback, $13.95
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11. East of Eden by John Steinbeck

Paperback, $16
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12. War Is a Force That Gives Us Meaning by Chris Hedges

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13. The Shelters of Stone by Jean Auel

Hardcover, $28.95
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14. American Gods by Neil Gaiman

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

Paperback, $14
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16. The Virgin Blue by Tracy Chevalier

Paperback, $14
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17. Dr. Atkins' New Diet Revolution by Robert C. Atkins

Paperback, $7.99
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18. Across the Nightingale Floor by Lian Hearn

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19. The Cabinet of Curiosities by Douglas J. Preston

Paperback, $6.39
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20. Angels & Demons by Dan Brown

Paperback, $7.99
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