Bestsellers

Madeleine Albright takes the top slot, with Michael Moore in hot pursuit. And "Captain Underpants" keeps flying higher -- all on this week's list, courtesy of Powell's.


Salon Staff
October 16, 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. Madam Secretary, A Memoir by Madeleine Albright

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Hardcover, $27.95
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2. Dude, Where's My Country by Michael Moore

Hardcover, $24.95
Buy it

3. The Secret Life of Bees by Sue Monk Kidd

Paperback, $14
Buy it

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 | Read an excerpt

5. Life of Pi by Yann Martel

Paperback, $14
Buy it| Read Salon's review

6. The Da Vinci Code by Dan Brown

Hardcover, $19.96
Buy it | Read Salon's review

7. Angels & Demons by Dan Brown

Paperback, $7.99
Buy it

8. Q is for Quarry by Sue Grafton

Paperback, $7.99
Buy it | Read more on Sue Grafton

9. The Five People You Meet in Heaven by Mitch Albom

Hardcover, $19.95
Buy it | Read Salon's review

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

Hardcover, $16
Buy it | Read more about Chuck Palahniuk

11. A Series of Unfortunate Events #10: The Slippery Slope by Lemony Snicket

Hardcover, $10.99
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12. Captain Underpants and the Big, Bad Battle of the Bionic Booger Boy, Part 1: The Night of the Nasty Nostril Nuggets by Dav Pilkey

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Paperback, $4.99
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13. Mystic River by Dennis Lehane

Paperback, $7.99
Buy it | Read more on Dennis Lehane | Read Salon's review of the movie

14. American Gods by Neil Gaiman

Paperback, $7.99
Buy it | Read Salon's review

15. July, July by Tim O'Brien

Paperback, $14
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16. The South Beach Diet: The Delicious, Doctor-Designed, Foolproof Plan for Fast and Healthy Weight Loss by Arthur Agaston

Hardcover, $24.95
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17. Four Blind Mice by James Patterson

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

Paperback, $13.95
Buy it | Read Salon's review | Read more about Eric Schlosser

19. Bushwhacked: Life in George W. Bush's America by Molly Ivins and Lou Dubose

Hardcover, $24.95
Buy it | Read more about Molly Ivins

20. Eragon: Inheritance, Book I by Christopher Paolini

Hardcover, $18.95
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