Bestsellers

How many weeks at No. 1 for "Angels & Demons"? More than we can count. But there's lots of change lower down, with new titles from Jim Hightower, Tom Clancy, Elizabeth George, the "Dune" franchise and ubergeek Wil Wheaton, all courtesy of Powell's.


Salon Staff
August 12, 2004 12:00AM (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. Lies and the Lying Liars Who Tell Them: A Fair and Balanced Look at the Right by Al Franken

Paperback, $14
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4. Under the Banner of Heaven: A Story of Violent Faith by Jon Krakauer

Paperback, $14.95
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5. Deception Point by Dan Brown

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6. The Secret Life of Bees by Sue Monk Kidd

Paperback, $14
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7. The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time by Mark Haddon

Paperback, $12
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8. Let's Stop Beating Around the Bush by Jim Hightower

Hardcover, $21.95
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9. The Da Vinci Code by Dan Brown

Hardcover, $24.95
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10. The Teeth of the Tiger by Tom Clancy

Hardcover, $27.95
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11. The 9/11 Commission Report: Final Report of the National Commission on Terrorist Attacks Upon the United States

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12. Pipsqueak by Brian Wiprud

Paperback, $6.99
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13. Just a Geek by Wil Wheaton

Hardcover, $24.95
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14. A Place of Hiding by Elizabeth George

Hardcover, $26.95
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15. Bleachers by John Grisham

Paperback, $6.99
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16. The Bourne Supremacy by Robert Ludlum

Paperback, $7.99
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17. Dune: The Machine Crusade by Brian Herbert and Kevin J. Anderson

Paperback, $7.99
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18. Dress Your Family in Corduroy and Denim by David Sedaris

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19. Dude, Where's My Country? by Michael Moore

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20. Me Talk Pretty One Day by David Sedaris

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