Bestsellers

Guess who's No. 1 this week? Not to mention No. 2 and 5? That's right, Dan Brown. Plus, "Reading Lolita in Tehran" cracks the top 20 -- all on this week's list, courtesy of Powell's.


Salon Staff
January 9, 2004 2:00AM (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 Da Vinci Code by Dan Brown

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Hardcover, $24.95
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2. Angels & Demons by Dan Brown

Paperback, $7.99
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3. King of Torts by John Grisham

Paperback, $7.99
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4. Middlesex by Jeffrey Eugenides

Paperback, $15
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5. Digital Fortress: A Thriller by Dan Brown

Paperback, $7.99
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6. Life of Pi by Yann Martel

Paperback, $14
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7. eat shop portland by Kaie Wellman

Paperback, $9.95
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8. Fugitives and Refugees: A Walk in Portland, Oregon by Chuck Palahniuk

Hardcover, $16
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9. Fast Food Nation by Eric Schlosser

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

10. The Secret Life of Bees by Sue Monk Kidd

Paperback, $14
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11. Stitch 'n Bitch: The Knitter's Handbook by Debbie Stoller

Paperback, $13.95
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12. Lies and the Lying Liars Who Tell Them: A Fair and Balanced Look at the Right by Al Franken

Hardcover, $24.95
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13. American Gods by Neil Gaiman

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

Hardcover, $19.95
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15. Dude, Where's My Country? by Michael Moore

Hardcover, $24.95
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16. Crossroads of Twilight by Robert Jordan

Paperback, $7.99
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17. Reading Lolita in Tehran: A Memoir in Books by Azar Nafisi

Paperback, $13.95
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18. Key of Valor by Nora Roberts

Paperback, $7.99
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19. The No. 1 Ladies Detective Agency by Alexander McCall Smith

Paperback, $11.95
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20. 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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