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Southern Indie Bestseller List

For the week ending Sunday, April 10, 2011

Columbia, SC - April 18, 2011 -

The Southern Indie Bestseller List, as brought to you by IndieBound.org and SIBA, for the week ended Sunday, April 10, 2011. Based on reporting from the independent booksellers of the Southern Independent Booksellers Alliance and IndieBound.org.

STARS - A STARS Author | Okra Pick! - A SIBA Okra Pick 
Titles in red are SIBA Book Award winners and finalists!
Printable versions: Hardcover | Paperback | Children

SPECIAL TO THE SOUTHERN LIST!

(books that appear on the southern list, but not the national list)
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  • Okra Pick!Georgia Bottoms by Mark Childress (fiction) buy now!
  • Miss Julia Rocks the Cradle by Ann B. Ross (fiction) buy now!
  • The Troubled Man by Henning Mankell (fiction) buy now!
  • Live Wire by Harlan Coben (fiction) buy now!
  • A Discovery of Witches by Deborah Harkness (fiction) buy now!
  • I’ll Walk Alone by Mary Higgins Clark (fiction) buy now!
  • Every Day by the Sun by Dean Faulkner (nonfiction) buy now!
  • Sara Foster’s Southern Kitchen by Sara Foster (nonfiction) buy now!
  • The Fall of the House of Zeus by Curtis Wilkie (nonfiction) buy now!
  • Founding Gardeners by Andrea Wulf (nonfiction) buy now!
  • My Reading Life by Pat Conroy (nonfiction) buy now!
  • Half Broke Horses by Jeannette Wall (paperback fiction) buy now!
  • The Solitude of Prime Numbers by Paolo Giordano (paperback fiction) buy now!
  • My Name Is Mary Sutter by Robin Oliveira (paperback fiction) buy now!
  • The Art of Racing in the Rain by Garth Stein (paperback fiction) buy now!
  • Sarah’s Key by Tatiana De Rosnay (paperback fiction) buy now!
  • Three Cups of Tea by Greg Mortenson (paperback nonfiction) buy now!
  • I Totally Meant to Do That by Jane Borden (paperback nonfiction) buy now!
  • Zagat Miami/So. Florida Restaurants 2011by Zagat, (paperback nonfiction) buy now!
  • Night by Elie Wiesel (paperback nonfiction) buy now!
  • The 5 Love Languages by Gary Chapman (paperback nonfiction) buy now!
  • Fahrenheit 451by Ray Bradbury (mass market) buy now!
  • The Shadow of Your Smile by Mary Higgins Clark (mass market) buy now!
  • The Lincoln Lawyer by Michael Connelly (mass market) buy now!
  • Animal Farm by George Orwell (mass market) buy now!
  • Santa Fe Edge by Stuart Woods (mass market) buy now!
  • 1984 by George Orwell (mass market) buy now!
  • Easter Surprise by Roger Priddy (children's illustrated) buy now!
  • Golden Egg Book by Margaret Wise Brown (childrens interest) buy now!
  • Poem in Your Pocket for Young Poets (children's interest) buy now!
  • Matched by Ally Condie (children's interest)buy now!
  • Will Grayson, Will Grayson by John Clifford Green (children's interest) buy now!
  • James and the Giant Peach by Roald Dahl, Quentin Blake (Illus.) (children's interest) buy now!

 

Hardcover Fiction

1. The Paris Wife
Paula McLain, Ballantine, $25, 9780345521309
2. The Fifth Witness
Michael Connelly, Little Brown, $27.99, 9780316069359
3. Miss Julia Rocks the Cradle
Ann B. Ross, Viking, $25.95, 9780670022557
4. The Tiger's Wife
Tea Obreht, Random House, $25, 9780385343831
Okra Pick!5. Georgia Bottoms
Mark Childress, Little Brown, $24.99, 9780316033046
6. The Land of Painted Caves
Jean M. Auel, Crown, $30, 9780517580516
7. The Pale King
David Foster Wallace, Little Brown, $27.99, 9780316074230
8. A Lesson in Secrets
Jacqueline Winspear, Harper, $25.99, 9780061727672
9. The Troubled Man
Henning Mankell, Knopf, $26.95, 9780307593498
10. The Saturday Big Tent Wedding Party
Alexander McCall Smith, Pantheon, $24.95, 9780307378392
11. Sing You Home
Jodi Picoult, Atria, $28, 9781439102725
12. Live Wire
Harlan Coben, Dutton, $27.95, 9780525952060
13. A Discovery of Witches
Deborah Harkness, Viking, $28.95, 9780670022410
14. Room
Emma Donoghue, Little Brown, $24.99, 9780316098335
15. I'll Walk Alone
Mary Higgins Clark, S&S, $25.99, 9781439180969

Hardcover Nonfiction

1. Bossypants
Tina Fey, Reagan Arthur Books, $26.99, 9780316056861
2. Unbroken
Laura Hillenbrand, Random House, $27, 9781400064168
3. The Social Animal
David Brooks, Random House, $27, 9781400067602
4. Every Day by the Sun
Dean Faulkner Wells, Crown, $25, 9780307591043
5. Malcolm X: A Life of Reinvention
Manning Marable, Viking, $30, 9780670022205
6. Moonwalking With Einstein
Joshua Foer, Penguin Press, $26.95, 9781594202292
7. Love Wins
Rob Bell, HarperOne, $22.99, 9780062049643
8. Sara Foster's Southern Kitchen
Sara Foster, Random House, $35, 9781400068593
9. The 17 Day Diet
Dr.Mike Moreno, Free Press, $25, 9781451648652
10. Unfamiliar Fishes
Sarah Vowell, Riverhead, $25.95, 9781594487873
11. Cleopatra
Stacy Schiff, Little Brown, $29.99, 9780316001922
12. All That Is Bitter and Sweet
Ashley Judd, Ballantine Books, $26, 9780345523617
13. The Fall of the House of Zeus
Curtis Wilkie, Crown, $25.99, 9780307460707
14. Founding Gardeners
Andrea Wulf, Knopf, $30, 9780307269904
15. My Reading Life
Pat Conroy, Nan A. Talese, $25, 9780385533577

Trade Paperback Fiction

1. The Help
Kathryn Stockett, Berkley, $16, 9780425232200
2. Water for Elephants
Sara Gruen, Algonquin, $14.95, 9781616200701
3. Cutting for Stone
Abraham Verghese, Vintage, $15.95, 9780375714368
4. Major Pettigrew's Last Stand
Helen Simonson, Random House, $15, 9780812981223
5. The Postmistress
Sarah Blake, Berkley, $15, 9780425238691
6. The Imperfectionists
Tom Rachman, Dial, $15, 9780385343671
7. Imperfect Birds
Anne Lamott, Riverhead Books, $15, 9781594485046
8. The Solitude of Prime Numbers
Paolo Giordano, Penguin, $15, 9780143118596
9. Little Bee
Chris Cleave, S&S, $15, 9781416589648
10. My Name Is Mary Sutter
Robin Oliveira, Penguin, $15, 9780143119135
11. The Island
Elin Hilderbrand, Reagan Arthur Books, $14.99, 9780316043885
12. Sarah's Key
Tatiana De Rosnay, St. Martin's, $13.95, 9780312370848
13. A Visit From the Goon Squad
Jennifer Egan, Anchor, $14.95, 9780307477477
14. Half Broke Horses
Jeannette Walls, Scribner, $15, 9781416586296
15. The Art of Racing in the Rain
Garth Stein, Harper, $14.99, 9780061537967

Trade Paperback Nonfiction

1. Heaven Is for Real
Todd Burpo, Thomas Nelson, $16.99, 9780849946158
2. The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks
Rebecca Skloot, Broadway, $16, 9781400052189
3. Born to Run
Christopher McDougall, Vintage, $15.95, 9780307279187
4. The King's Speech
Mark Logue, Peter Conradi, Sterling, $14.95, 9781402786761
5. I Totally Meant to Do That
Jane Borden, Broadway, $14, 9780307464637
6. Zeitoun
Dave Eggers, Vintage, $15.95, 9780307387943
7. Just Kids
Patti Smith, Ecco Press, $16, 9780060936228
8. Inside of a Dog
Alexandra Horowitz, Scribner, $16, 9781416583431
9. The Happiness Project
Gretchen Rubin, Harper, $14.99, 9780061583261
10. The Glass Castle
Jeannette Walls, Scribner, $15, 9780743247542
11. Three Cups of Tea
Greg Mortenson, David Oliver Relin, Penguin, $16, 9780143038252
12. Night
Elie Wiesel, FSG, $9.95, 9780374500016
13. Operation Mincemeat
Ben Macintyre, Broadway, $15, 9780307453280
14. Zagat Miami/So. Florida Restaurants 2011
Zagat, $14.95, 9781604783100
15. The 5 Love Languages
Gary Chapman, Northfield, $14.99, 9780802473158

Mass Market

1. Caught
Harlan Coben, Signet, $9.99, 9780451232700
2. The Lincoln Lawyer
Michael Connelly, Grand Central, $7.99, 9781455500239
3. Animal Farm
George Orwell, Signet, $9.99, 9780451526342
4. Fahrenheit 451
Ray Bradbury, Ballantine, $6.99, 9780345342966
5. Water for Elephants
Sara Gruen, Algonquin, $7.99, 9781616200718
6. To Kill a Mockingbird
Harper Lee, Warner, $7.99, 9780446310789
7. The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo
Stieg Larsson, Vintage, $7.99, 9780307473479
8. Santa Fe Edge
Stuart Woods, Signet, $9.99, 9780451232939
9. 1984
George Orwell, Signet, $9.99, 9780451524935
10. The Shadow of Your Smile
Mary Higgins Clark, Pocket, $7.99, 9781439180983

Children's Illustrated

1. Ladybug Girl and the Bug Squad
David Soman, Jacky Davis, Dial, $16.99, 9780803734197
2. Goodnight Moon
Margaret Wise Brown, Clement Hurd (Illus.), Harper, $8.99, 9780694003617
3. Silverlicious
Victoria Kann, Harper, $17.99, 9780061781230
4. The Easter Egg
Jan Brett, Putnam, $17.99, 9780399252389
5. Easter Surprise
Roger Priddy, Priddy, $9.99, 9780312510022
6. Little White Rabbit
Kevin Henkes, Greenwillow, $16.99, 9780062006424
7. Golden Egg Book
Margaret Wise Brown, Leonard Weisgard (Illus.), Golden, $8.99, 9780375827174
8. Brown Bear, Brown Bear, What Do You See?
Bill Martin, Eric Carle (Illus.), Holt, $7.95, 9780805047905
9. I Am a Bunny
Ole Risom, Richard Scarry (Illus.), Golden, $5.99, 9780375827785
10. Pat the Bunny
Dorothy Kunhardt, Golden, $9.99, 9780307120007

Children's Interest

1. The Book Thief
Markus Zusak, Knopf, $12.99, 9780375842207
2. Incarceron
Catherine Fisher, Firebird, $9.99, 9780142418529
3. The Emerald Atlas
John Stephens, Knopf, $17.99, 9780375868702
4. Poem in Your Pocket for Young Poets
Amulet, $12.95, 9780810991422
5. Matched
Ally Condie, Dutton, $17.99, 9780525423645
6. The Lost Hero
Rick Riordan, Hyperion, $18.99, 9781423113393
7. Will Grayson, Will Grayson
John Clifford Green, David Levithan, Speak, $8.99, 9780142418475
8. James and the Giant Peach
Roald Dahl, Quentin Blake (Illus.), Puffin, $6.99, 9780142410363
9. Along for the Ride
Sarah Dessen, Speak, $8.99, 9780142415566
10. The Red Pyramid
Rick Riordan, Hyperion, $17.99, 9781423113386

Children's Fiction Series Titles

1. City of Fallen Angels (Mortal Instruments, #4)
Cassandra Clare, Margaret K. McElderry Books, $19.99, 9781442403543
2. The Hunger Games
Suzanne Collins, Scholastic, $8.99, 9780439023528
3. Sign of the Moon (Warriors: Omen of the Stars, #4)
Erin Hunter, Harper, $16.99, 9780061555183
4. Diary of a Wimpy Kid: The Ugly Truth
Jeff Kinney, Amulet, $13.95, 9780810984912
5. Vespers Rising (The 39 Clues, #11)
Rick Riordan, Scholastic, $12.99, 9780545290593
6. Catching Fire (The Hunger Games, #2)
Suzanne Collins, Scholastic, $17.99, 9780439023498
7. Scorpia Rising (Alex Rider Adventures, #9)
Anthony Horowitz, Philomel, $17.99, 9780399250576
8. Mockingjay (The Final Book of the Hunger Games)
Suzanne Collins, Scholastic, $17.99, 9780439023511
9. Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Rodrick Rules
Jeff Kinney, Amulet, $13.95, 9780810994737
10. Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Dog Days
Jeff Kinney, Amulet, $13.95, 9780810983915

 


Meet Your Favorite Writers At Your Favorite Bookstores!

The following authors are appearing at independent bookstores around the South this week! See the full calendar at Authors 'Round the South:

STARSPatricia Harman, author of Arms Wide Open: A Midwife's Journey at Park Road Books in Charlotte, NC  (April 19 2011)

Stacy Pershall, author of Loud In the House of Myself: Memoir of a Strange G at Malaprop's Bookstore & Cafe in Asheville, NC  (04/19/2011)

Audrey and Michael Levatino, author of The Joy of Hobby Farming at Fountain Bookstore in Richmond, VA  (April 19 2011)

Andrea Reusing, author of COOKING IN THE MOMENT at Country Bookshop Inc in Southern Pines, NC  (April 19 2011)

Michael Ballard, author of THE CIVIL WAR IN MISSISSIPPI at Square Books in Oxford, MS  (April 19 2011)

Alexandra Styron, author of Reading My Father at Regulator Bookshop in Durham, NC  (April 20 2011)

Elizabeth Berkley, author of Ask Elizabeth at Books & Books Inc in Coral Gables, FL  (April 20 2011)

Allan Combs, author of Thomas Berry: Dreamer of the Earth at Malaprop's Bookstore & Cafe in Asheville, NC  (04/20/2011)

Okra Pick!STARSSheri Castle, author of THE NEW SOUTHERN GARDEN COOKBOOK: Enjoying the Bes at Quail Ridge Books & Music in Raleigh, NC  (April 20 2011)

Anchee Min, author of Pearl of China at Books & Books Inc in Coral Gables, FL  (April 20 2011)

Okra Pick!STARSSheri Castle, author of The New Southern Garden Cookbook at Regulator Bookshop in Durham, NC  (April 21 2011)

Michael E. Crutcher, Jr., author of Tremé at Octavia Books in New Orleans, LA  (April 21 2011)

Donald Davis, author of TALES FROM A FREE-RANGE CHILDHOOD at Country Bookshop Inc in Southern Pines, NC  (April 21 2011)

Anchee Min, author of Pearl of China at Square Books in Oxford, MS  (April 21 2011)

David Goldfield, author of America Aflame at Literary Bookpost in Salisbury, NC  (04/21/2011)

David Blevins, author of WILD NORTH CAROLINA: Discovering the Wonders of Ou at Quail Ridge Books & Music in Raleigh, NC  (April 21 2011)

Ann B. Ross, author of Miss Julia Rocks the Cradle at Burry Bookstore in Hartsville, SC  (04/21/2011)

Holly Iglesias, author of Angles of Approach at City Lights Bookstore in Sylva, NC  (April22 2011)

STARSRobert Macomber, author of Honor Bound at Muse Book Shop in Deland, FL  (04/22/2011)

Rye Barcott, author of IT HAPPENED ON THE WAY TO WAR: A MARINE'S PATH TO at Quail Ridge Books & Music in Raleigh, NC  (April 22 2011)

Alan Cheuse, author of Song of Slaves in the Desert at McIntyre's Fine Books in Pittsboro, NC  (April 22 2011)

STARSPatricia Harman, author of Arms Wide Open at Malaprop's Bookstore & Cafe in Asheville, NC  (04/22/2011)

Andrea Reusing, author of Cooking in the Moment: A Year of Seasonal Recipes at Regulator Bookshop in Durham, NC  (April 22 2011)

Robert Scott Davis, author of Civil War Atlanta at Blue Elephant Book Shop in Decatur, GA  (April 23 2011)

STARSMaggie Bishop, author of Perfect for Framing at Yellow Dog Books in Madison, MS  (4/23/2011)

Okra Pick!Anna Jean Mayhew, author of The Dry Grass of August at McIntyre's Fine Books in Pittsboro, NC  (April 23 2011)

Tamara Park, author of Sacred Encounters From Rome to Jerusalem at Park Road Books in Charlotte, NC  (April 23 2011)

Steve Roberts, author of Another Word for Home at Pomegranate Books in Wilmington, NC  (April 23 2011)

Francisco Goldman, author of Say Her Name at Books & Books Inc in Coral Gables, FL  (April 25 2011)

Joe Yonan, author of Serve Yourself: Nightly Adventures in Cooking for at Fountain Bookstore in Richmond, VA  (April 26 2011)

David Blevins, author of WILD NORTH CAROLINA: Discovering the Wonders of Ou at Country Bookshop Inc in Southern Pines, NC  (April 26 2011)

Sara Foster, author of Southern Kitchen at Quail Ridge Books & Music in Raleigh, NC  (April 26 2011)

Roger Stolle, author of HIDDEN HISTORY OF MISSISSIPPI BLUES at Square Books in Oxford, MS  (April 27 2011)

Jennifer Bower, author of ANIMAL ADVENTURES IN NORTH CAROLINA at Quail Ridge Books & Music in Raleigh, NC  (April 27 2011)

Christy English, author of To Be Queen at Fiction Addiction in Greenville, SC  (04/28/2011)

Robin Oliveira, author of MY NAME IS MARY SUTTER at Country Bookshop Inc in Southern Pines, NC  (April 28 2011)

Tracey Jackson, author of BETWEEN A ROCK AND A HARD PLACE: WHY FIFTY IS NOT at Square Books in Oxford, MS  (April 28 2011)

Andrea Reusing, author of COOKING IN THE MOMENT at Malaprop's Bookstore & Cafe in Asheville, NC  (04/28/2011)

Okra Pick!Mark Childress, author of Georgia Bottoms at Books & Books Inc in Coral Gables, FL  (April 28 2011)

Dr. Neal Barnard, author of 21 DAY WEIGHT LOSS KICKSTART: BOOST METABOLISM, LO at Quail Ridge Books & Music in Raleigh, NC  (April 28 2011)

Elizabeth Sims, author of Tupelo Honey Cafe: Spirited Recipes from Asheville at Alabama Booksmith in Birmingham, AL  (04/28/2011)

STARSJim Minick, author of The Blueberry Years at Flyleaf Books in Chapel Hill, NC  (April 29 2011)

Chris McDougall, author of Born To Run: A Hdden Tribe, Superathletes, and th at Malaprop's Bookstore & Cafe in Asheville, NC  (04/29/2011)

Nathaniel Philbrick, author of THE LAST STAND: Custer, Sitting Bull, and the Batt at Quail Ridge Books & Music in Raleigh, NC  (April 29 2011)

Robert Harris, author of Why Why, God, Why? at Page & Palette in Fairhope, AL  (04/30/2011)

Eleanor Lynn Nesmith, author of 30A Style at Page & Palette in Fairhope, AL  (04/30/2011)

Mickey Beckham, author of Messengers Among Us at Fiction Addiction in Greenville, SC  (04/30/2011)

Nathaniel Philbrick, author of THE LAST STAND: Custer, Sitting Bull, and the Batt at Country Bookshop Inc in Southern Pines, NC  (April 30 2011)

Lynn Salsi, author of The Life and Times of Ray Hicks: Keeper of the Jac at Yellow Dog Books in Madison, MS  (4/30/2011)

Robin Oliveira, author of MY NAME IS MARY SUTTER at Malaprop's Bookstore & Cafe in Asheville, NC  (04/30/2011)

Miriam Smith, author of POINT TO HAPPY: For Children on the Autism Spectru at Eagle Eye Book Shop in Atlanta, GA  (April 30 2011)

Southern Indie Bestseller List

For the week ending Sunday, April 3, 2011

Columbia, SC - April 7, 2011 -

The Southern Indie Bestseller List, as brought to you by IndieBound.org and SIBA, for the week ended Sunday, April 3, 2011. Based on reporting from the independent booksellers of the Southern Independent Booksellers Alliance and IndieBound.org.

STARS - A STARS Author | Okra Pick! - A SIBA Okra Pick 
Titles in red are SIBA Book Award winners and finalists!
Printable versions: Hardcover | Paperback | Children

SPECIAL TO THE SOUTHERN LIST!

(books that appear on the southern list, but not the national list)
Click the buy now! icon to buy this book from a southern indie bookstore!

  • Okra Pick!Georgia Bottoms by Mark Childress (fiction) buy now!
  • Mystery by Jonathan Kellerman (fiction) buy now!
  • The Peach Keeper by Sarah Addison Allen (fiction) buy now!
  • The Confession by John Grisham (fiction) buy now!
  • Bringing Adam Home by Les Standiford (nonfiction) buy now!
  • Every Day by the Sun by Dean Faulkner (nonfiction) buy now!
  • Decision Points by George W. Bush (nonfiction) buy now!
  • Onward by Howard Schultz (nonfiction) buy now!
  • Autobiography of Mark Twain by Mark Twain (nonfiction) buy now!
  • Jesus Calling by Sarah Young (nonfiction) buy now!
  • The Three Weissmanns of Westport by Cathleen Schine (paperback fiction) buy now!
  • The Solitude of Prime Numbers by Paolo Giordano (paperback fiction) buy now!
  • My Name Is Mary Sutter by Robin Oliveira (paperback fiction) buy now!
  • The Invisible Bridge by Julie Orringer (paperback fiction) buy now!
  • Sarah’s Key by Tatiana De Rosnay (paperback fiction) buy now!
  • STARSIn the Sanctuary of Outcasts by Neil White (paperback nonfiction) buy now!
  • I Totally Meant to Do That by Jane Borden (paperback nonfiction) buy now!
  • Zagat Miami/So. Florida Restaurants 2011by Zagat, (paperback nonfiction) buy now!
  • Hellhound on His Trail by Hampton Sides (paperback nonfiction) buy now!
  • Have a Little Faith by Mitch Albom (paperback nonfiction) buy now!
  • Fahrenheit 451by Ray Bradbury (mass market) buy now!
  • The Shadow of Your Smile by Mary Higgins Clark (mass market) buy now!
  • Deep Shadow by Randy Wayne White (mass market) buy now!
  • Animal Farm by George Orwell (mass market) buy now!
  • Interrupting Chicken by David Ezra Stein (children's illustrated) buy now!
  • The Strange Case of Origami Yoda by Tom Angleberger (childrens interest) buy now!
  • Three Cups of Tea: One Man’s Journey to Change the World... One Child at a Time by Greg Mortenson (children's interest) buy now!
  • Madeline at the White House by John Bemelmans Marciano (children's interest) buy now!

Hardcover Fiction

1. The Tiger's Wife
Tea Obreht, Random House, $25, 9780385343831
2. The Paris Wife
Paula McLain, Ballantine, $25, 9780345521309
3. The Land of Painted Caves
Jean M. Auel, Crown, $30, 9780517580516
4. Swamplandia!
Karen Russell, Knopf, $24.95, 9780307263995
5. The Troubled Man
Henning Mankell, Knopf, $26.95, 9780307593498
Okra Pick!6. Georgia Bottoms
Mark Childress, Little Brown, $24.99, 9780316033046
7. Live Wire
Harlan Coben, Dutton, $27.95, 9780525952060
8. The Confession
John Grisham, Doubleday, $28.95, 9780385528047
9. The Help
Kathryn Stockett, Amy Einhorn Books/Putnam, $24.95, 9780399155345
10. Sing You Home
Jodi Picoult, Atria, $28, 9781439102725
11. The Saturday Big Tent Wedding Party
Alexander McCall Smith, Pantheon, $24.95, 9780307378392
12. Room
Emma Donoghue, Little Brown, $24.99, 9780316098335
13. The Peach Keeper
Sarah Addison Allen, Bantam, $25, 9780553807226
14. Mystery
Jonathan Kellerman, Ballantine, $28, 9780345505699
15. The Girl Who Kicked the Hornet's Nest
Stieg Larsson, Knopf, $27.95, 9780307269997

Hardcover Nonfiction

1. The Social Animal
David Brooks, Random House, $27, 9781400067602
2. Unbroken
Laura Hillenbrand, Random House, $27, 9781400064168
3. Love Wins
Rob Bell, HarperOne, $22.99, 9780062049643
4. Cleopatra
Stacy Schiff, Little Brown, $29.99, 9780316001922
5. Moonwalking With Einstein
Joshua Foer, Penguin Press, $26.95, 9781594202292
6. Onward
Howard Schultz, Rodale, $25.99, 9781605292885
7. Every Day by the Sun
Dean Faulkner Wells, Crown, $25, 9780307591043
8. Unfamiliar Fishes
Sarah Vowell, Riverhead, $25.95, 9781594487873
9. Battle Hymn of the Tiger Mother
Amy Chua, Penguin Press, $25.95, 9781594202841
10. Blood, Bones & Butter
Gabrielle Hamilton, Random House, $26, 9781400068722
11. Autobiography of Mark Twain
Mark Twain, University of California Press, $34.95, 9780520267190
12. Jesus Calling
Sarah Young, Integrity, $14.99, 9781591451884
13. Bringing Adam Home
Les Standiford, Ecco Press, $24.99, 9780061983900
14. The Dressmaker of Khair Khana
Gayle Tzemach Lemmon, Harper, $24.99, 9780061732379
15. Decision Points
George W. Bush, Crown, $35, 9780307590619

Trade Paperback Fiction

1. Water for Elephants
Sara Gruen, Algonquin, $14.95, 9781616200701
2. Cutting for Stone
Abraham Verghese, Vintage, $15.95, 9780375714368
3. Major Pettigrew's Last Stand
Helen Simonson, Random House, $15, 9780812981223
4. The Postmistress
Sarah Blake, Berkley, $15, 9780425238691
5. Little Bee
Chris Cleave, S&S, $15, 9781416589648
6. The Imperfectionists
Tom Rachman, Dial, $15, 9780385343671
7. A Visit From the Goon Squad
Jennifer Egan, Anchor, $14.95, 9780307477477
8. The Three Weissmanns of Westport
Cathleen Schine, Picador, $14, 9780312680527
9. The Solitude of Prime Numbers
Paolo Giordano, Penguin, $15, 9780143118596
10. The Girl Who Fell From the Sky
Heidi W. Durrow, Algonquin, $13.95, 9781616200152
11. The Art of Racing in the Rain
Garth Stein, Harper, $14.99, 9780061537967
12. My Name Is Mary Sutter
Robin Oliveira, Penguin, $15, 9780143119135
13. Every Last One
Anna Quindlen, Random House, $15, 9780812976885
14. The Invisible Bridge
Julie Orringer, Vintage, $15.95, 9781400034376
15. Sarah's Key
Tatiana De Rosnay, St. Martin's, $13.95, 9780312370848

Trade Paperback Nonfiction

1. Heaven Is for Real
Todd Burpo, Thomas Nelson, $16.99, 9780849946158
2. The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks
Rebecca Skloot, Broadway, $16, 9781400052189
3. Born to Run
Christopher McDougall, Vintage, $15.95, 9780307279187
4. Just Kids
Patti Smith, Ecco Press, $16, 9780060936228
5. Inside of a Dog
Alexandra Horowitz, Scribner, $16, 9781416583431
STARS6. In the Sanctuary of Outcasts
Neil White, Harper Perennial, $14.99, 9780061351631
7. The Big Short
Michael Lewis, Norton, $15.95, 9780393338829
8. The Happiness Project
Gretchen Rubin, Harper, $14.99, 9780061583261
9. I Totally Meant to Do That
Jane Borden, Broadway, $14, 9780307464637
10. What the Dog Saw
Malcolm Gladwell, Back Bay, $16.99, 9780316076203
11. The King's Speech
Mark Logue, Peter Conradi, Sterling, $14.95, 9781402786761
12. Zagat Miami/So. Florida Restaurants 2011
Zagat, $14.95, 9781604783100
13. Three Cups of Tea
Greg Mortenson, David Oliver Relin, Penguin, $16, 9780143038252
14. Hellhound on His Trail
Hampton Sides, Anchor, $15.95, 9780307387431
15. Have a Little Faith
Mitch Albom, Hyperion, $13.99, 9781401310462

Mass Market

1. Caught
Harlan Coben, Signet, $9.99, 9780451232700
2. The Shadow of Your Smile
Mary Higgins Clark, Pocket, $7.99, 9781439180983
3. To Kill a Mockingbird
Harper Lee, Warner, $7.99, 9780446310789
4. Water for Elephants
Sara Gruen, Algonquin, $7.99, 9781616200718
5. Deep Shadow
Randy Wayne White, Berkley, $9.99, 9780425240090
6. Animal Farm
George Orwell, Signet, $9.99, 9780451526342
7. The Girl Who Played With Fire
Stieg Larsson, Vintage, $7.99, 9780307476159
8. Fahrenheit 451
Ray Bradbury, Ballantine, $6.99, 9780345342966
9. Dead in the Family
Charlaine Harris, Ace, $7.99, 9780441020157
10. The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo
Stieg Larsson, Vintage, $7.99, 9780307473479

Children's Illustrated

1. Ladybug Girl and the Bug Squad
David Soman, Jacky Davis, Dial, $16.99, 9780803734197
2. Pat the Bunny
Dorothy Kunhardt, Golden, $9.99, 9780307120007
3. A Sick Day for Amos McGee
Philip Christian Stead, Erin E. Stead (Illus.), Roaring Brook, $16.99, 9781596434028
4. I Am a Bunny
Ole Risom, Richard Scarry (Illus.), Golden, $5.99, 9780375827785
5. Little White Rabbit
Kevin Henkes, Greenwillow, $16.99, 9780062006424
6. Silverlicious
Victoria Kann, Harper, $17.99, 9780061781230
7. Interrupting Chicken
David Ezra Stein, Candlewick, $16.99, 9780763641689
8. The Very Hungry Caterpillar
Eric Carle, Putnam, $10.99, 9780399226908
9. Otis
Loren Long, Philomel, $8.99, 9780399256004
10. Goodnight Moon
Margaret Wise Brown, Clement Hurd (Illus.), Harper, $8.99, 9780694003617

Children's Interest

1. The Book Thief
Markus Zusak, Knopf, $12.99, 9780375842207
2. Between Shades of Gray
Ruta Sepetys, Philomel, $17.99, 9780399254123
3. The Magician's Elephant
Kate DiCamillo, Yoko Tanaka (Illus.), Candlewick, $6.99, 9780763652982
4. The Wimpy Kid Movie Diary
Jeff Kinney, Amulet, $14.95, 9781419700507
5. The Strange Case of Origami Yoda
Tom Angleberger, Amulet, $12.95, 9780810984257
6. Matched
Ally Condie, Dutton, $17.99, 9780525423645
7. Madeline at the White House
John Bemelmans Marciano, Viking, $17.99, 9780670012282
8. The Red Pyramid
Rick Riordan, Hyperion, $17.99, 9781423113386
9. The Lost Hero
Rick Riordan, Hyperion, $18.99, 9781423113393
10. Three Cups of Tea: One Man's Journey to Change the World... One Child at a Time
Greg Mortenson, David Oliver Relin, Puffin, $8.99, 9780142414125

Children's Fiction Series Titles

1. The Hunger Games
Suzanne Collins, Scholastic, $8.99, 9780439023528
2. Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Rodrick Rules
Jeff Kinney, Amulet, $13.95, 9780810994737
3. Catching Fire (The Hunger Games, #2)
Suzanne Collins, Scholastic, $17.99, 9780439023498
4. Diary of a Wimpy Kid: The Ugly Truth
Jeff Kinney, Amulet, $13.95, 9780810984912
5. Mockingjay (The Final Book of the Hunger Games)
Suzanne Collins, Scholastic, $17.99, 9780439023511
6. Scorpia Rising (Alex Rider Adventures, #9)
Anthony Horowitz, Philomel, $17.99, 9780399250576
7. A Crazy Day With Cobras (Magic Tree House)
Mary Pope Osborne, Sal Murdocca (Illus., Random House, $12.99, 9780375868238
8. Diary of a Wimpy Kid
Jeff Kinney, Amulet, $13.95, 9780810993136
9. Diary of a Wimpy Kid: The Last Straw
Jeff Kinney, Amulet, $13.95, 9780810970687
10. Summer of the Sea Serpent (Magic Tree House)
Mary Pope Osborne, Salvatore Murdocca (Illus.), Random House, $4.99, 9780375864919

 


Meet Your Favorite Writers At Your Favorite Bookstores!

The following authors are appearing at independent bookstores around the South this week! See the full calendar at Authors 'Round the South:

Okra Pick!Mark Childress, author of Georgia Bottoms at Park Road Books in Charlotte, NC  (April 7 2011)

Christopher Schultz , author of Planet Cancer at Page & Palette in Fairhope, AL  (04/07/2011)

Sara Foster, author of Sara Foster’s Southern Kitchen: Soulful, Tradition at Regulator Bookshop in Durham, NC  (April 7 2011)

Toby Bost, author of THE SUCCESSFUL GARDENER GUIDE at Malaprop's Bookstore & Cafe in Asheville, NC  (04/07/2011)

Lori Roy, author of Bent Road at Inkwood Books in Tampa, FL  (April 7 2011)

Ann Ross, author of Miss Julia Rocks the Cradle at McIntyre's Fine Books in Pittsboro, NC  (April 7 2011)

Jason Goodwin, author of An Evil Eye at Square Books in Oxford, MS  (April 7 2011)

Nathaniel Stookey, author of The Composer is Dead at Books & Books Inc in Coral Gables, FL  (April 7 2011)

Gary Vaynerchuck, author of The Thank You Economy at Books & Books Inc in Coral Gables, FL  (April 7 2011)

John Goodwin, author of An Evil Eye at Page & Palette in Fairhope, AL  (04/08/2011)

Jonathan Jordan, author of Brothers, Rivals, Victors: Eisenhower, Patton and at Regulator Bookshop in Durham, NC  (April 8 2011)

Elizabeth Trinkaus, author of Success Simplified: Simple Solutions Measurable Re at McIntyre's Fine Books in Pittsboro, NC  (April 8 2011)

Thomas Rain Crowe, author of Crack Light at City Lights Bookstore in Sylva, NC  (April 8 2011)

Alan Cheuse, author of Song of Slaves in the Desert at Books & Books Inc in Coral Gables, FL  (April 8 2011)

Elizabeth Sims, author of Tupelo Honey Cafe: Spirited Recipes from Asheville at Malaprop's Bookstore & Cafe in Asheville, NC  (04/08/2011)

Diane Whiteside, author of Shadow Guard at Fountain Bookstore in Richmond, VA  (April 8 2011)

Gloria Houston, author of Miss Dorothy and Her Book Mobile at Malaprop's Bookstore & Cafe in Asheville, NC  (04/09/2011)

Okra Pick!Mark Childress, author of Georgia Bottoms at Malaprop's Bookstore & Cafe in Asheville, NC  (04/09/2011)

Diane Mott Davidson, author of Crunch Time at Inkwood Books in Tampa, FL  (April 9 2011)

Patricia Sprinkle, author of Friday's Daughter at Book Worm Bookstore in Powder Springs, GA  (04/09/2011)

Emma Trelles, author of Tropicalia at Books & Books Inc in Coral Gables, FL  (April 9 2011)

Scott Carins, author of The End of Suffering: Finding Purpose in Pain at Square Books in Oxford, MS  (April 9 2011)

Allen Tullos, author of Alabama Getaway The Political Imaginary and the He at Eagle Eye Book Shop in Atlanta, GA  (April 9 2011)

John Hurst, author of Proving Ground at Eagle Eye Book Shop in Atlanta, GA  (April 9 2011)

Kathryn Fisher, author of One Unforgotten Summer at Barnhill's in Winston-Salem, NC  (4/9/2011)

Okra Pick!Sheri Castle, author of The New Southern Garden Cookbook at McIntyre's Fine Books in Pittsboro, NC  (April 9 2011)

Estelle Ford-Williamson, author of Abbeville Farewell at Eagle Eye Book Shop in Atlanta, GA  (April 9 2011)

Donna Orchard, author of Roughneck Daddy at Page & Palette in Fairhope, AL  (04/09/2011)

Mike Robertson, author of Gulf Coast Landscape at Page & Palette in Fairhope, AL  (04/09/2011)

David Otto, author of Images of America: Carrboro at McIntyre's Fine Books in Pittsboro, NC  (April 10 2011)

Stephanie Patsalis, author of Greek Chic Cuisine at Books & Books Inc in Coral Gables, FL  (April 10 2011)

T.L. Bailey, author of Island of the Lost Guardian: The Gypsy Chronicles at Barnhill's in Winston-Salem, NC  (4/10/2011)

Magaret Cardillo, author of Just Being Audrey at Books & Books Inc in Coral Gables, FL  (April 10 2011)

Ann B. Ross, author of Miss Julia Rocks the Cradle at Malaprop's Bookstore & Cafe in Asheville, NC  (04/10/2011)

Donna Schaper, author of Healing: Bible Studies for Growing Faith at Books & Books Inc in Coral Gables, FL  (April 11 2011)

Sara Foster, author of Southern Kitchen at Square Books in Oxford, MS  (April 11 2011)

Greg Mortenson, author of Three Cups of Tea at Alabama Booksmith in Birmingham, AL  (04/11/2011)

Michael Connelly , author of Fifth Witness at Inkwood Books in Tampa, FL  (April 11 2011)

Del Quentin Wilber, author of Rawhide Down at Fountain Bookstore in Richmond, VA  (April 12 2011)

Okra Pick!Anna Jean Mayhew, author of The Dry Grass of August at Regulator Bookshop in Durham, NC  (April 12 2011)

Okra Pick!Michael Lee West, author of Gone With A Handsomer Man at That Bookstore in Blytheville in Blytheville, AR  (April 12 2011)

Andrea Cassell, author of Nahima's Hands at Books & Books Inc in Coral Gables, FL  (April 12 2011)

David Blevins, author of Wild North Carolina at Regulator Bookshop in Durham, NC  (April 13 2011)

STARSRiver Jordan, author of Praying for Strangers at Fiction Addiction in Greenville, SC  (04/13/2011)

Diane Ackerman, author of One Hundred Names for Love at Books & Books Inc in Coral Gables, FL  (April 13 2011)

Toby Bost, author of THE SUCCESSFUL GARDENER GUIDE at Country Bookshop Inc in Southern Pines, NC  (April 13 2011)

Carol Cope, author of Murder on the High Seas at Books & Books Inc in Coral Gables, FL  (April 13 2011)

Angela Davis-Gardner, author of Butterfly's Child at Malaprop's Bookstore & Cafe in Asheville, NC  (04/13/2011)

Okra Pick!STARSHeather Newton, author of UNDER THE MERCY TREES at Country Bookshop Inc in Southern Pines, NC  ( April 14 2011)

Judith Richards, author of Summer Lighting at Page & Palette in Fairhope, AL  (04/14/2011)

Rita Mae Brown, author of Cat of the Century: A Mrs. Murphy Mystery at That Bookstore in Blytheville in Blytheville, AR  (April 14 2011)

Wayne Lee, author of Barbarians and Brothers: Anglo-American Warfare, 1 at Regulator Bookshop in Durham, NC  (April 14 2011)

David Sedaris, author of Squirrel Seeks Chipmunk: A Modest Bestiary at Alabama Booksmith in Birmingham, AL  (04/15/2011)

Dianne Moritz, author of Hush Little Beachcomber at Malaprop's Bookstore & Cafe in Asheville, NC  (04/15/2011)