New York Times News Service

FICTION Last week/Weeks on list

1. Dark Curse, -/1

by Christine Feehan

2. The Book of Lies, -/1

by Brad Meltzer

3. American Wife, -/1

by Curtis Sittenfeld

4. Devil Bones, 1/2

by Kathy Reichs

5. The Guernsey Literary 3/6

and Potato Peel Pie Society,

by Mary Ann Shaffer

and Annie Barrows

6. The Host, 5/18

by Stephenie Meyer

7. The Gypsy Morph, 2/2

by Terry Brooks

8. Silks, 4/2

by Dick Francis

and Felix Francis

9. (x) The Story 6/13

of Edgar Sawtelle,

by David Wroblewski

10. Smoke Screen, 8/4

by Sandra Brown

NONFICTION

1. Stori Telling, 1/15

by Tori Spelling

with Hilary Liftin

2. The Obama Nation, 2/6

by Jerome Corsi

3. Are you There, Vodka? 3/20

It's Me, Chelsea,

by Chelsea Handler

4. When You Are Engulfed 4/14

in Flames,

by David Sedaris

5. The Case Against Barack Obama, 5/5

by David Freddoso

6. The Limits of Power, 8/4

by Andrew Bacevich

7. Fleeced, 7/11

by Dick Morris

and Eileen McGann

8. The First Billion Is the Hardest, -/1

by T. Boone Pickens

9. Faith of My Fathers, -/25

by John McCain

with Mark Salter

10. (x) The Revolution, -/10

by Ron Paul

ADVICE, HOW-TO

AND MISCELLANEOUS

1. The Last Lecture, 1/22

by Randy Pausch

with Jeffrey Zaslow

2. The Secret, 2/87

by Rhonda Byrne

3. The 4-Hour Work Week, 4/41

by Timothy Ferriss

4. You: Staying Young, 3/28

by Michael F. Roizen

and Mehmet C. Oz et al.

5. The South Beach Diet 7/17

Supercharged, by Arthur Agatston

Rankings reflect sales for the week ended Sept. 6 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.