Bestsellers

"Freakonomics" grabs No.1, Isabel Allende's "Zorro" debuts, and Chuck Palahniuk holds two spots, all on this week's list, courtesy of Powell's.


Salon Staff
May 25, 2005 11:30PM (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. Freakonomics by Steven D. Levitt and Stephen J. Dubner

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Hardcover, $25.95
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2. On Bullshit by Harry G. Frankfurt

Hardcover, $9.95
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3. Haunted by Chuck Palahniuk

Hardcover, $24.95
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4. The Kite Runner by Khaled Hosseini

Paperback, $14
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5. The Tipping Point by Malcolm Gladwell

Paperback, $14.95
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6. The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy by Douglas Adams

Paperback, $7.99
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7. Angels & Demons by Dan Brown

Paperback, $7.99
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8. Blink by Malcolm Gladwell

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9. The Taking by Dean Koontz

Paperback, $7.99
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10. Garlic and Sapphires by Ruth Reichl

Hardcover, $24.95
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11. Artemis Foul, Book #4: The Opal Deception by Eoin Colfer

Hardcover, $16.95
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12. French Women Don't Get Fat by Mireille Guiliano

Hardcover, $22
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13. Zorro by Isabel Allende

Hardcover, $25.95
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14. The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time by Mark Haddon

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15. The Time Travelers Wife by Audrey Niffenegger

Paperback, $14.
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16. You: The Owner's Manual by Michael F. Roizen and Mehmet C. Oz

Hardcover, $24.95
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17. Enemy by Lee Child

Paperback, $7.99
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18. Fugitives and Refugees by Chuck Palahniuk

Hardcover, $16.
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19. Eragon by Christopher Paolini

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20. Skinny Dip by Carl Hiaasen

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