Bestsellers

It's a Dan Brown trifecta! Nos. 1, 2 and 3, with No. 20 thrown in for good measure. Angels, demons, digital fortresses, deceptions and a pack of political playing cards (not by Dan Brown) -- all on this week's list, courtesy of Powell's.


Salon Staff
January 15, 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. Digital Fortress: A Thriller by Dan Brown

Paperback, $7.99
Buy it

4. Middlesex by Jeffrey Eugenides

Paperback, $15
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5. The Secret Life of Bees by Sue Monk Kidd

Paperback, $14
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6. King of Torts by John Grisham

Paperback, $7.99
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7. 1421: The Year China Discovered America by Gavin Menzies

Paperback, $15.95
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8. Life of Pi by Yann Martel

Paperback, $14
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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. Dude, Where's My Country? by Michael Moore

Hardcover, $24.95
Buy it | Read an excerpt

11. What Should I Do with My Life?: The True Story of People Who Answered the Ultimate Question by Po Bronson

Paperback, $14.95
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12. eat shop portland by Kaie Wellman

Paperback, $9.95
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13. The No. 1 Ladies Detective Agency by Alexander McCall Smith

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14. Boy Meets Girl by Meg Cabot

Paperback, $13.95
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15. Fahrenheit 451: The Temperature at Which Book Paper Catches Fire, and Burns by Ray Bradbury

Paperback, $6.99
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16. Reading Lolita in Tehran: A Memoir in Books by Azar Nafisi

Paperback, $13.95
Buy it | Read Salon's review

17. 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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18. Regime Change Begins at Home: A Set of Playing Cards for the Vigilant Citizen by New Press

$7.95
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19. The Cat Who Brought Down the House by Lilian Jackson Braun

Paperback, $6.99
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20. Deception Point by Dan Brown

Paperback, $7.99
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