FICTION Last week/Weeks on list

1. The Shack, 1/1

by William P. Young

2. Water for Elephants, 2/38

by Sara Gruen

3. The Friday Night 3/21

Knitting Club,

by Kate Jacobs

4. Nineteen Minutes, 4/16

by Jodi Picoult

5. The Kite Runner, 5/38

by Khaled Hosseini

6. The Alchemist, 6/37

by Paulo Coelho

7. The Memory Keeper's 7/38


by Kim Edwards

8. The Yiddish 8/4

Policemen's Union,

by Michael Chabon

9. Rant, 9/3

by Chuck Palahniuk

10. The Last Summer 10/3

(Of You and Me),

by Ann Brashares


1. Three Cups of Tea, 1/69

by Greg Mortenson

and David Oliver Relin

2. Eat, Pray, Love, 2/70

by Elizabeth Gilbert

3. The Audacity of Hope, 3/22

by Barack Obama

4. Marley and Me, 4/11

by John Grogan

5. Lone Survivor, 5/4

by Marcus Luttrell

with Patrick Robinson

6. Dreams From My Father, 6/97

by Barack Obama

7. 90 Minutes in Heaven, 7/83

by Don Piper

with Cecil Murphey

8. Animal, Vegetable, Miracle, 8/4

by Barbara Kingsolver

with Steven L. Hopp

and Camille Kingsolver

9. The Omnivore's Dilemma, 9/39

by Michael Pollan

10. I Hope They Serve Beer

in Hell, 10/34

by Tucker Max



1. A New Earth, 1/17

by Eckhart Tolle

2. The Power of Now, 2/32

by Eckhart Tolle

3. Skinny Bitch, 3/46

by Rory Freedman

and Kim Barnouin

4. Hungry Girl, 4/4

by Lisa Lillien

5. What to Expect When 5/362

You're Expecting,

by Heidi Murkoff

and Sharon Mazel

Rankings reflect sales for the week ended May 25, 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.