Bestsellers

We think it's a first -- Dan Brown lands four books in the top 10. Also, a new book from Alexander McCall Smith, and Dr. Laura hangs in there -- all in this week's list, courtesy of Powell's.


Salon Staff
March 18, 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. Angels & Demons by Dan Brown

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2. Reading Lolita in Tehran: A Memoir in Books by Azar Nafisi

Paperback, $13.95
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3. The Da Vinci Code by Dan Brown

Hardcover, $24.95
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4. The Bookman's Promise by John Dunning

Hardcover, $25
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5. Fabric of the Cosmos by Brian Greene

Hardcover, $28.95
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6. Deception Point by Dan Brown

Paperback, $7.99
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7. The Secret Life of Bees by Sue Monk Kidd

Paperback, $14
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8. Digital Fortress: A Thriller by Dan Brown

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

Paperback, $14
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10. Kalahari Typing School For Men by Alexander McCall Smith

Paperback, $11.95
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11. King of Torts by John Grisham

Paperback, $7.99
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12. Touching the Void: The True Story of One Man's Miraculous Survival by Joe Simpson

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13. Middlesex by Jeffrey Eugenides

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

Paperback, $6.99
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15. Backstory by Robert B. Parker

Paperback, $7.99
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16. Guardian by Nicholas Sparks

Paperback, $7.50
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17. Bringing Down the House: The Inside Story of Six MIT Students Who Took Vegas for Millions by Ben Mezrich

Paperback, $14
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18. Fast Food Nation by Eric Schlosser

Paperback, $13.95
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19. Fugitives and Refugees: A Walk in Portland, Oregon by Chuck Palahniuk

Hardcover, $16
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20. The Proper Care and Feeding of Husbands by Laura Schlessinger

Hardcover, $24.95
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