FICTION Last week/Weeks on list

1. The Appeal, 1/2

by John Grisham

2. 7th Heaven, —/1

by James Patterson

and Maxine Paetro

3. Duma Key, 2/3

by Stephen King

4. Stranger in Paradise, —/1

by Robert B. Parker

5. A Thousand Splendid Suns, 5/38

by Khaled Hosseini

6. Plum Lucky, 3/5

by Janet Evanovich

7. World Without End, 6/18

by Ken Follett

8. The Senator's Wife, 8/5

by Sue Miller

9. People of the Book, 7/6

by Geraldine Brooks

10. Sizzle and Burn, 4/2

by Jayne Ann Krentz


1. In Defense of Food, 1/6

by Michael Pollan

2. An Inconvenient Book, 2/12

by Glenn Beck and Kevin Balfe

3. Real Change, 3/4

by Newt Gingrich

with Vince Haley and Rick Tyler

4. I Am America (And So Can You!), 5/18

by Stephen Colbert et al.

5. Tom Cruise, 4/4

by Andrew Morton

6. Hope's Boy, —/1

by Andrew Bridge

7. Liberal Fascism, 6/5

by Jonah Goldberg

8. Quiet Strength, 11/31

by Tony Dungy

with Nathan Whitaker

9. Iceman, 9/2

by Chuck Liddell

with Chad Millman

10. Geography of Bliss, 10/5

by Eric Weiner



1. The Secret, 1/57

by Rhonda Byrne

2. You: Staying Young, 2/15

by Michael F. Roizen and Mehmet C. Oz et al.

3. One Month to Live, 3/1

by Kerry and Chris Shook

4. Become a Better You, 4/17

by Joel Osteen

5. How Not to Look Old, 5/6

by Charla Krupp

Rankings reflect sales for the week ended Feb. 24, 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.