Bestsellers

"1776" reclaims No. 1, while Malcolm Gladwell, Ann Brashares and David Sedaris hold two spots each, all on this week's list, courtesy of Powell's.


Salon Staff
June 22, 2005 8:07PM (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. 1776 by David McCullough

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Hardcover, $32
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2. A Long Way Down by Nick Hornby

Hardcover, $24.95
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3. Freakonomics by Steven D. Levitt and Stephen J. Dubner

Hardcover, $25.95
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4. The Kite Runner by Khaled Hosseini

Paperback, $14
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5. The World Is Flat by Thomas L. Friedman

Hardcover, $27.50
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6. The Tipping Point by Malcolm Gladwell

Paperback, $14.95
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7. Artemis Foul, Book #4: The Opal Deception by Eoin Colfer

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Hardcover, $16.95
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8. Dress Your Family in Corduroy and Denim by David Sedaris

Paperback, $14.95
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9. Angels and Demons by Dan Brown

Paperback, $7.99
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10. The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants by Ann Brashares

Paperback, $8.95
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11. The Second Summer of the Sisterhood by Ann Brashares

Hardcover, $8.95
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12. The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time by Mark Haddon

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13. Guns, Germs, and Steel by Jared Diamond

Paper, $16.95
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14. Blink by Malcolm Gladwell

Hardcover, $25.95
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15. Eragon by Christopher Paolini

Paperback, $9.95
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16. Under the Banner of Heaven by Jon Krakauer

Paperback, $14.95
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17. The Secret Life of Bees by Sue Monk Kidd

Paperback, $14
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18. Skinny Dip by Carl Hiaasen

Paperback, $12.95
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19. The Life of Pi by Yann Martel

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20. Me Talk Pretty One Day by David Sedaris

Paperback, $14.95
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