1. The Other Boleyn Girl, 1/6

by Philippa Gregory

2. Nineteen Minutes, 2/4

by Jodi Picoult

3. The Pillars of the Earth, 3/16

by Ken Follet

4. Water for Elephants, 4/26

by Sara Gruen

5. No Country for Old Men, 5/17

by Cormac McCarthy

6. The Friday Night Knitting Club, 6/9

by Kate Jacobs

7. The Kite Runner, 7/26

by Khaled Hosseini

8. Atonement, 1/14

by Ian McEwan

9. The Road, 9/26

by Cormac McCarthy

10. The 6th Target, 10/8

by James Patterson and Maxine Paetro


1. Eat, Pray, Love, 1/58

by Elizabeth Gilbert

2. Three Cups of Tea, 2/57

by Greg Mortenson and David Oliver Relin

3. The Audacity of Hope, 3/10

by Barack Obama

4. Dreams from my Father, 4/85

by Barack Obama

5. 90 Minutes in Heaven, 5/71

by Don Piper with Cecil Murphey

6. The Innocent Man, 6/15

by John Grisham

7. Into the Wild, 7/145

by Jon Krakauer

8. The Glass Castle, 8/112

by Jeannette Walls

9. Fairtax: The Truth, 9/3

by Neal Boortz and John Linder with Rob Woodall

10. The Omnivore's Dilemma, 10/27

by Michael Pollan


1. A New Earth, 1/5

by Eckhart Tolle

2. The Power of Now, 2/20

by Eckhart Tolle

3. Skinny Bitch, 3/34

by Rory Freedman and Kim Barnouin

4. You Can Heal Your Life, 4/18

by Louise L. Hay

5. What to Expect When You're Expecting 5/351

by Heidi Murkoff, Arlene Eisenberg and Sandee Hathaway

Rankings reflect sales for the week ended March 1, 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.