Bestsellers

Al Franken's "Lies" and more in this week's bestselling books, courtesy of Powells.com.


Salon Staff
August 27, 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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Paperback, $14
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2. Seabiscuit by Laura Hillenbrand

Paperback, $15
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3. Life of Pi by Yann Martel

Paperback, $14
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4. Lies and the Lying Liars Who Tell Them: A Fair and Balanced Look at the Right by Al Franken

Hardcover, $24.95
Buy it

5. The No. 1 Ladies Detective Agency by Alexander McCall Smith

Paperback, $9.56
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6. Fugitives and Refugees: A Walk in Portland, Oregon by Chuck Palahniuk

Hardcover, $16
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7. The Da Vinci Code by Dan Brown

Hardcover, $19.96
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8. Fast Food Nation by Eric Schlosser

Paperback, $13.95
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9. Three Junes by Julia Glass

Hardcover, $25
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10. War Is a Force That Gives Us Meaning by Chris Hedges

Hardcover, $23
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11. Under the Banner of Heaven: A Story of Violent Faith by Jon Krakauer

Hardcover, $26
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12. Red Rabbit by Tom Clancy

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13. American Gods by Neil Gaiman

Paperback, $7.99
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14. Angels & Demons by Dan Brown

Paperback, $7.99
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15. Lullaby by Chuck Palahniuk

Hardcover, $24.95
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16. Dr. Atkins' New Diet Revolution by Robert C. Atkins

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

Paperback, $14
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18. Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix by J.K. Rowling

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19. East of Eden by John Steinbeck

Paperback, $16
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20. Tears of the Giraffe by Alexander McCall Smith

Paperback, $11.95
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