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FICTION Last week/Weeks on list

1. Love in the Time of

Cholera, 1/3

by Gabriel Garcia Marquez

2. Water for Elephants, 2/7

by Sara Gruen

3. The Kite Runner, 3/7

by Khaled Hosseini

4. The Memory Keeper's

Daughter, 4/7

by Kim Edwards

5. The Thirteenth Tale, 5/7

by Diane Setterfield

6. Middlesex, 6/7

by Jeffrey Eugenides

7. What is The What, 7/2

by Dave Eggers

8. The Parting, 8/4

by Beverly Lewis

9. Suite Francaise, 9/7

by Irene Nemirovsky

10. World War Z, 10/1

by Max Brooks


1. Eat, Pray, Love, 1/39

by Elizabeth Gilbert

2. Into the Wild, 2/126

by Jon Krakauer

3. 90 Minutes in Heaven, 3/52

by Don Piper

with Cecil Murphey

4. Three Cups of Tea, 4/38

by Greg Mortenson

and David Oliver Relin

5. The Glass Castle, 5/93

by Jeannette Walls

6. Culture Warrior, 6/2

by Bill O'Reilly

7. The Omnivore's Dilemma, 7/8

by Michael Pollan

8. Blink, 8/29

by Malcolm Gladwell

9. The World is Flat, 9/13

by Thomas L. Friedman

10. The Life and Times of

the Thunderbolt Kid, 10/4

by Bill Bryson



1. The Wisdom of Menopause, 1/3

by Christiane Northrup

2. Women's Bodies, Women's

Wisdom, 2/4

by Christiane Northrup

3. Skinny Bitch, 3/15

by Rory Freedman

and Kim Barnouin

4. Your Best Life Now, 4/8

by Joel Osteen

5. Cesar's Way, 5/5

by Cesar Millan

with Melissa Jo Peltier

Rankings reflect sales for the week ended Nov. 4, 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.