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Southern Indie Bestseller List 06/08/2008

Southern Indie Bestseller List

For the week ending Sunday, June 8, 2008
Columbia, SC - June 11, 2008 -

The Southern Indie Bestseller List, as brought to you by IndieBound.org and SIBA, for the week ended Sunday, June 8, 2008. Based on reporting from the independent booksellers of the Southern Independent Booksellers Alliance and IndieBound.org.

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HARDCOVER FICTION

1. Nothing to Lose
Lee Child, Delacorte, $27, 9780385340564
2. The Enchantress of Florence
Salman Rushdie, Random House, $26, 9780375504334
3. The Spies of Warsaw
Alan Furst, Random House, $25, 9781400066025
4. The Host
Stephenie Meyer, Little Brown, $25.99, 9780316068048
5. Careless in Red
Elizabeth George, Harper, $27.95, 9780061160875
6. Love the One You're With
Emily Giffin, St. Martin's, $24.95, 9780312348670
7. Swine Not?
Jimmy Buffett, Helen Bransford (Illus.), Little Brown, $21.99, 9780316114028
8. The Garden of Last Days
Andre Dubus III, Norton, $24.95, 9780393041651
9. Plague Ship
Clive Cussler, Putnam, $26.95, 9780399154973
10. Chasing Harry Winston
Lauren Weisberger, S&S, $25.95, 9780743290111
11. The Appeal
John Grisham, Doubleday, $27.95, 9780385515047
12. Snuff
Chuck Palahniuk, Doubleday, $24.95, 9780385517881
13. Blood Noir
Laurell K. Hamilton, Berkley, $25.95, 9780425222195
14. Devil May Care
Sebastian Faulks, Doubleday, $24.95, 9780385524285
15. The Art of Racing in the Rain
Garth Stein, Harper, $23.95, 9780061537936

HARDCOVER NONFICTION

1. When You Are Engulfed in Flames
David Sedaris, Little Brown, $25.99, 9780316143479
2. The Last Lecture
Randy Pausch, Hyperion, $21.95, 9781401323257
3. What Happened
Scott McClellan, PublicAffairs, $27.95, 9781586485566
4. The Downhill Lie
Carl Hiaasen, Knopf, $22, 9780307266538
5. A Voyage Long and Strange
Tony Horwitz, Holt, $27.50, 9780805076035
6. Audition
Barbara Walters, Knopf, $29.95, 9780307266460
7. The Prince of Frogtown
Rick Bragg, Knopf, $24, 9781400040407
8. A Time to Fight
Jim Webb, Broadway, $24.95, 9780767928359
9. Just Who Will You Be?
Maria Shriver, Hyperion, $14.95, 9781401323189
10. Always by My Side
Jim Nantz, Gotham, $26, 9781592403615
11. In Defense of Food
Michael Pollan, Penguin Press, $21.95, 9781594201455
12. Ladies of Liberty
Cokie Roberts, Morrow, $26.95, 9780060782344
13. Armageddon in Retrospect
Kurt Vonnegut, Putnam, $24.95, 9780399155086
14. The Dangerous Book for Boys
Conn Iggulden, Hal Iggulden, Collins, $24.95, 9780061243585
15. The Post-American World
Fareed Zakaria, Norton, $25.95, 9780393062359

 

TRADE PAPERBACK FICTION

1. Loving Frank
Nancy Horan, Ballantine, $14, 9780345495006
2. Water for Elephants
Sara Gruen, Algonquin, $13.95, 9781565125605
3. The Road
Cormac McCarthy, Vintage, $14.95, 9780307387899
4. The Yiddish Policemen's Union
Michael Chabon, Harper Perennial, $15.95, 9780007149834
5. The Shack
William P. Young, Windblown, $14.99, 9780964729230
6. In the Woods
Tana French, Penguin, $14, 9780143113492
7. Out Stealing Horses
Per Petterson, Picador, $14, 9780312427085
8. The Last Summer (of You and Me)
Ann Brashares, Riverhead, $14, 9781594483080
9. The Memory Keeper's Daughter
Kim Edwards, Penguin, $14, 9780143037149
10. Suite Francaise
Irene Nemirovsky, Vintage, $14.95, 9781400096275
11. The Friday Night Knitting Club
Kate Jacobs, Berkley, $14, 9780425219096
12. The Kite Runner
Khaled Hosseini, Riverhead, $15, 9781594480003
13. Nineteen Minutes
Jodi Picoult, Washington Square, $15, 9780743496735
14. Second Chance
Jane Green, Plume, $15, 9780452289444
15. Garden Spells
Sarah Addison Allen, Bantam, $12, 9780553384833

TRADE PAPERBACK NONFICTION 

1. Three Cups of Tea
Greg Mortenson, David Oliver Relin, Penguin, $15, 9780143038252
2. A New Earth
Eckhart Tolle, Plume, $14, 9780452289963
3. Animal, Vegetable, Miracle
Barbara and Camille Kingsolver, Steven Hopp, Harper Perennial, $14.95, 9780060852566
4. Eat, Pray, Love
Elizabeth Gilbert, Penguin, $15, 9780143038412
5. The Omnivore's Dilemma
Michael Pollan, Penguin, $16, 9780143038580
6. Dreams From My Father
Barack Obama, Three Rivers, $14.95, 9781400082773
7. Lone Survivor
Marcus Luttrell, Patrick Robinson, Back Bay, $15.99, 9780316067607
8. The Audacity of Hope
Barack Obama, Three Rivers, $14.95, 9780307237705
9. Into the Wild
Jon Krakauer, Anchor, $13.95, 9780307387172
10. I Feel Bad About My Neck
Nora Ephron, Vintage, $12.95, 9780307276827
11. The Power of Now
Eckhart Tolle, New World, $14, 9781577314806
12. Skinny Bitch
Rory Freedman, Kim Barnouin, Running Press, $13.95, 9780762424931
13. Blood Done Sign My Name
Timothy B. Tyson, Three Rivers, $14.95, 9781400083114
14. 90 Minutes in Heaven
Don Piper, Revell, $12.99, 9780800759490
15. Marley & Me
John Grogan, Harper, $13.95, 9780060817091


MASS MARKET 

1. The King of Lies
John Hart, St. Martin's, $6.99, 9780312363758
2. The Pillars of the Earth
Ken Follett, Signet, $7.99, 9780451166890
3. The Woods
Harlan Coben, Signet, $9.99, 9780451221957
4. The Hollow
Nora Roberts, Jove, $7.99, 9780515144598
5. Fahrenheit 451
Ray Bradbury, Ballantine, $6.99, 9780345342966
6. Simple Genius
David Baldacci, Grand Central, $9.99, 9780446618731
7. The Land of Mango Sunsets
Dorothea Benton Frank, Avon, $7.99, 9780060892395
8. To Kill a Mockingbird
Harper Lee, Warner, $6.99, 9780446310789
9. 1984
George Orwell, Signet, $9.99, 9780451524935
10. Atlas Shrugged
Ayn Rand, Signet, $8.99, 9780451191144

 

CHILDREN'S TITLES

1. Gallop!
Rufus Butler Seder, Workman, $12.95, 9780761147633
2. Eclipse
Stephenie Meyer, Little Brown, $19.99, 9780316160209
3. The Battle of the Labyrinth (Percy Jackson and the Olympians, Book 4)
Rick Riordan, Hyperion, $17.99, 9781423101468
4. Twilight
Stephenie Meyer, Little Brown, $10.99, 9780316015844
5. Oh, the Places You'll Go!
Dr. Seuss, Random House, $17.99, 9780679805274
6. Read All About It!
Laura Bush, Jenna Bush, Denise Brunkus (Illus.), Harper, $17.99, 9780061560750
7. New Moon
Stephenie Meyer, Little Brown, $10.99, 9780316024969
8. Fancy Nancy at the Museum
Jane O'Connor, Robin Preiss Glasser (Illus.), Harper, $3.99, 9780061236075
9. Fancy Nancy's Favorite Fancy Words: From Accessories to Zany
Jane O'Connor, Robin Preiss Glasser (Illus.), Harper, $12.99, 9780061549236
10. The Mysterious Benedict Society
Trenton Lee Stewart, Little Brown, $6.99, 9780316003957
11. Raven Rise (Pendragon #9)
D. J. MacHale, S&S, $17.99, 9781416914181
12. The Penderwicks
Jeanne Birdsall, Yearling, $6.50, 9780440420477
13. Fancy Nancy Bonjour, Butterfly
Jane O'Connor, Robin Preiss Glasser (Illus.), Harper, $16.99, 9780061235887
14. Dylan (Clique Summer Collection #2)
Lisi Harrison, Poppy, $6.99, 9780316035651
15. The Book Thief
Markus Zusak, Knopf, $11.99, 9780375842207