Bestsellers

Jeffrey Eugenides and Yann Martel return, Jon Stewart and Bob Dylan stay strong, and Philip Roth makes it onto the list. But Dan Brown stubbornly remains on top.


Salon Staff
October 21, 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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Paperback, $7.99
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2. Portland Confidential by Phil Stanford

Paperback, $16.95
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3. America (The Book): A Citizen's Guide to Democracy Inaction by Jon Stewart and the writers of The Daily Show

Hardcover, $24.95
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4. Chronicles, Vol. 1 by Bob Dylan

Hardcover, $24
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5. The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time by Mark Haddon

Paperback, $12
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6. Reading Lolita in Tehran: A Memoir in Books by Azar Nafisi

Paperback, $13.95
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7. Under the Banner of Heaven: A Story of Violent Faith by Jon Krakauer

Paperback, $14.95
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8. Blow Fly by Patricia Cornwell

Paperback, $7.99
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9. Deception Point by Dan Brown

Paperback, $7.99
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10. The Kite Runner by Khaled Hosseini

Paperback, $14
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11. Middlesex by Jeffrey Eugenides

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12. Split Second by David Baldacci

Paperback, $7.99
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13. Breaking Free ed. Marilyn Sewell

Paperback, $16
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14. Big Bad Wolf by James Patterson

Paperback, $7.99
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15. The Earth Path by Starhawk

Hardcover, $19.95
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16. Life of Pi by Yann Martel

Paperback, $14
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17. The Grim Grotto (A Series of Unfortunate Events, Book 11) by Lemony Snicket

Hardcover, $11.99
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18. A Short History of Nearly Everything by Bill Bryson

Paperback, $15.95
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19. The Plot Against America by Philip Roth

Hardcover, $26
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20. Heart Full of Lies by Ann Rule

Paperback, $7.99
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