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Southern Indie Bestseller List 06/01/2008

Southern Indie Bestseller List

For the week ending Sunday, June 1, 2008
Columbia, SC - June 3, 2008 -

The Southern Indie Bestseller List, as brought to you by IndieBound.org and SIBA, for the week ended Sunday, June 1, 2008. Based on reporting from the independent booksellers of the Southern Independent Booksellers Alliance and IndieBound.org.

Archived lists are available on Authors 'Round the South, the place to find your favorite authors at your favorite neighborhood bookstores. 

HARDCOVER FICTION

1. Swine Not?
Jimmy Buffett, Helen Bransford (Illus.), Little Brown, $21.99, 9780316114028
2. The Host
Stephenie Meyer, Little Brown, $25.99, 9780316068048
3. Phantom Prey
John Sandford, Putnam, $26.95, 9780399155000
4. The Enchantress of Florence
Salman Rushdie, Random House, $26, 9780375504334
5. Blood Noir
Laurell K. Hamilton, Berkley, $25.95, 9780425222195
6. Bulls Island
Dorothea Benton Frank, Morrow, $24.95, 9780061438431
7. Devil May Care
Sebastian Faulks, Doubleday, $24.95, 9780385524285
8. Careless in Red
Elizabeth George, Harper, $27.95, 9780061160875
9. The Steel Wave
Jeff Shaara, Ballantine, $28, 9780345461421
10. The Front
Patricia Cornwell, Putnam, $22.95, 9780399154188
11. Love the One You're With
Emily Giffin, St. Martin's, $24.95, 9780312348670
12. Unaccustomed Earth
Jhumpa Lahiri, Knopf, $25, 9780307265739
13. The Whole Truth
David Baldacci, Grand Central, $26.99, 9780446195973
14. A Thousand Splendid Suns
Khaled Hosseini, Riverhead, $25.95, 9781594489501
15. The Art of Racing in the Rain
Garth Stein, Harper, $23.95, 9780061537936

HARDCOVER NONFICTION

1. The Last Lecture
Randy Pausch, Hyperion, $21.95, 9781401323257
2. Audition
Barbara Walters, Knopf, $29.95, 9780307266460
3. What Happened
Scott McClellan, PublicAffairs, $27.95, 9781586485566
4. A Voyage Long and Strange
Tony Horwitz, Holt, $27.50, 9780805076035
5. The Downhill Lie
Carl Hiaasen, Knopf, $22, 9780307266538
6. Just Who Will You Be?
Maria Shriver, Hyperion, $14.95, 9781401323189
7. The Post-American World
Fareed Zakaria, Norton, $25.95, 9780393062359
8. Ladies of Liberty
Cokie Roberts, Morrow, $26.95, 9780060782344
9. A Time to Fight
Jim Webb, Broadway, $24.95, 9780767928359
10. The Match
Mark Frost, Hyperion, $24.95, 9781401302788
11. The Prince of Frogtown
Rick Bragg, Knopf, $24, 9781400040407
12. I Before E (Except After C)
Judy Parkinson, Reader's Digest, $14.95, 9780762109173
13. Always by My Side
Jim Nantz, Gotham, $26, 9781592403615
14. Armageddon in Retrospect
Kurt Vonnegut, Putnam, $24.95, 9780399155086
15. Counselor
Ted Sorensen, Harper, $27.95, 9780060798710

 

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