Last week/Weeks on list


1. Love in the Time of Cholera, 1/1

by Gabriel Garcia Marquez

2. Water for Elephants, 2/5

by Sara Gruen

3. The Kite Runner, 3/5

by Khaled Hosseini

4. Middlesex, 4/5

by Jeffrey Eugenides

5. The Memory Keeper's Daughter, 5/5

by Kim Edwards

6. The Emperor's Children, 6/5

by Clair Messud

7. Suite Francaise, 7/5

by Irene Nemirovsky

8. The Parting, 8/2

by Beverly Lewis

9. The Alchemist, 9/5

by Paulo Coelho

10. The Road, 10/5

by Cormac McCarthy


1. Eat, Pray, Love, 1/37

by Elizabeth Gilbert

2. Into the Wild, 2/124

by Jon Krakauer

3. 90 Minutes in Heaven, 3/50

by Don Piper with Cecil Murphey

4. The Glass Castle, 4/91

by Jeannette Walls

5. Three Cups of Tea, 5/36

by Greg Mortenson and David Oliver Relin

6. The World is Flat, 6/11

by Thomas L. Friedman

7. The Life and Times of the Thunderbolt Kid, 7/2\

by Bill Bryson

8. Thunderstruck, 8/2

by Erik Larson

9. An Unquiet Mind, 9/16

by Kay Redfield Jamison

10. The Omnivore's's Dilemma, 10/6

by Michael Pollan


1. Skinny Bitch, 1/13

by Rory Freedman and Kim Barnouin

2. What to Expect When You're Expecting, 3/334

by Heidi Murkoff, Arlene Eisenberg and Sandee Hathaway

3. Cesar's Way, 3/3

by Cesar Millan with Melissa Jo Peltier

4. Rich Dad, Poor Dad, 4/342

by Robert E. Kiyosaki with Sharon Lechter

5. The Five Love Languages, 5/21

by Gary Chapman

Rankings reflect sales for the week ended Oct. 21, at almost 4,000 bookstores, plus wholesalers serving 60,000 other retailers (gift shops, department stores, newsstands, supermarkets), statistically weighted to represent all such outlets nationwide.