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Southern Indie Bestseller List 06/22/2008

Southern Indie Bestseller List

For the week ending Sunday, June 22, 2008
Columbia, SC - June 24, 2008 -

The Southern Indie Bestseller List, as brought to you by IndieBound.org and SIBA, for the week ended Sunday, June 22, 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. Fearless Fourteen
Janet Evanovich, St. Martin's, $27.95, 9780312349516
2. Sail
James Patterson, Howard Roughan, Little Brown, $27.99, 9780316018708
3. The Host
Stephenie Meyer, Little Brown, $25.99, 9780316068048
4. The Garden of Last Days
Andre Dubus III, Norton, $24.95, 9780393041651
5. The Art of Racing in the Rain
Garth Stein, Harper, $23.95, 9780061537936
6. The Spies of Warsaw
Alan Furst, Random House, $25, 9781400066025
7. Love the One You're With
Emily Giffin, St. Martin's, $24.95, 9780312348670
8. The Other
David Guterson, Knopf, $24.95, 9780307263155
9. Chasing Harry Winston
Lauren Weisberger, S&S, $25.95, 9780743290111
10. Nothing to Lose
Lee Child, Delacorte, $27, 9780385340564
11. Snuff
Chuck Palahniuk, Doubleday, $24.95, 9780385517881
12. Made in the U.S.A.
Billie Letts, Grand Central, $24.99, 9780446529013
13. Unaccustomed Earth
Jhumpa Lahiri, Knopf, $25, 9780307265739
14. The Beach House
Jane Green, Viking, $24.95, 9780670018857
15. The Appeal
John Grisham, Doubleday, $27.95, 9780385515047

 

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 Prince of Frogtown
Rick Bragg, Knopf, $24, 9781400040407
5. The Downhill Lie
Carl Hiaasen, Knopf, $22, 9780307266538
6. The Secret
Rhonda Byrne, Atria/Beyond Words, $23.95, 9781582701707
7. A Voyage Long and Strange
Tony Horwitz, Holt, $27.50, 9780805076035
8. Screen Doors and Sweet Tea
Martha Hall Foose, Clarkson Potter, $32.50, 9780307351401
9. Just Who Will You Be?
Maria Shriver, Hyperion, $14.95, 9781401323189
10. Ladies of Liberty
Cokie Roberts, Morrow, $26.95, 9780060782344
11. Audition
Barbara Walters, Knopf, $29.95, 9780307266460
12. Armageddon in Retrospect
Kurt Vonnegut, Putnam, $24.95, 9780399155086
13. The Post-American World
Fareed Zakaria, Norton, $25.95, 9780393062359
14. Me of Little Faith
Lewis Black, Riverhead, $24.95, 9781594489945
15. Goodnight Bush
Erich Origen, Gan Golan, Little Brown, $14.99, 9780316040419

 

TRADE PAPERBACK FICTION

1. Loving Frank
Nancy Horan, Ballantine, $14, 9780345495006
2. The Shack
William P. Young, Windblown, $14.99, 9780964729230
3. Water for Elephants
Sara Gruen, Algonquin, $13.95, 9781565125605
4. Out Stealing Horses
Per Petterson, Picador, $14, 9780312427085
5. On Chesil Beach
Ian McEwan, Anchor, $13.95, 9780307386175
6. The Maytrees
Annie Dillard, Harper Perennial, $13.95, 9780061239540
7. The Road
Cormac McCarthy, Vintage, $14.95, 9780307387899
8. The Last Summer (of You and Me)
Ann Brashares, Riverhead, $14, 9781594483080
9. The Yiddish Policemen's Union
Michael Chabon, Harper Perennial, $15.95, 9780007149834
10. The Gathering
Anne Enright, Black Cat, $14, 9780802170392
11. The Alchemist
Paulo Coelho, HarperOne, $13.95, 9780061122415
12. The Friday Night Knitting Club
Kate Jacobs, Berkley, $14, 9780425219096
13. The Art of Keeping Secrets
Patti Callahan Henry, NAL, $14, 9780451223951
14. Mister Pip
Lloyd Jones, Dial, $12, 9780385341073
15. In the Woods
Tana French, Penguin, $14, 9780143113492

  

TRADE PAPERBACK NONFICTION 

1. A New Earth
Eckhart Tolle, Plume, $14, 9780452289963
2. Three Cups of Tea
Greg Mortenson, David Oliver Relin, Penguin, $15, 9780143038252
3. Eat, Pray, Love
Elizabeth Gilbert, Penguin, $15, 9780143038412
4. Animal, Vegetable, Miracle
Barbara and Camille Kingsolver, Steven Hopp, Harper Perennial, $14.95, 9780060852566
5. The Audacity of Hope
Barack Obama, Three Rivers, $14.95, 9780307237705
6. Dreams From My Father
Barack Obama, Three Rivers, $14.95, 9781400082773
7. The Power of Now
Eckhart Tolle, New World, $14, 9781577314806
8. The Omnivore's Dilemma
Michael Pollan, Penguin, $16, 9780143038580
9. Marley & Me
John Grogan, Harper, $13.95, 9780060817091
10. Into the Wild
Jon Krakauer, Anchor, $13.95, 9780307387172
11. Lone Survivor
Marcus Luttrell, Patrick Robinson, Back Bay, $15.99, 9780316067607
12. 90 Minutes in Heaven
Don Piper, Revell, $12.99, 9780800759490
13. The Glass Castle
Jeannette Walls, Scribner, $15, 9780743247542
14. Infidel
Ayaan Hirsi Ali, Free Press, $15, 9780743289696
15. Skinny Bitch
Rory Freedman, Kim Barnouin, Running Press, $13.95, 9780762424931


MASS MARKET 

1. The Tin Roof Blowdown
James Lee Burke, Pocket, $7.99, 9781416548508
2. The Pillars of the Earth
Ken Follett, Signet, $7.99, 9780451166890
3. The Catcher in the Rye
J.D. Salinger, Warner, $6.99, 9780316769488
4. To Kill a Mockingbird
Harper Lee, Warner, $6.99, 9780446310789
5. Mythology
Edith Hamilton, Warner, $7.99, 9780446607254
6. The King of Lies
John Hart, St. Martin's, $6.99, 9780312363758
7. Lean Mean Thirteen
Janet Evanovich, St. Martin's, $7.99, 9780312349509
8. Step on a Crack
James Patterson, Michael Ledwidge, Vision, $9.99, 9780446199278
9. Fahrenheit 451
Ray Bradbury, Ballantine, $6.99, 9780345342966
10. Lord of the Flies
William Golding, Berkley, $9.99, 9780399501487

 

CHILDREN'S TITLES

1. Twilight
Stephenie Meyer, Little Brown, $10.99, 9780316015844
2. New Moon
Stephenie Meyer, Little Brown, $10.99, 9780316024969
3. Gallop!
Rufus Butler Seder, Workman, $12.95, 9780761147633
4. Eclipse
Stephenie Meyer, Little Brown, $19.99, 9780316160209
5. The Battle of the Labyrinth (Percy Jackson and the Olympians, Book 4)
Rick Riordan, Hyperion, $17.99, 9781423101468
6. The Lightning Thief (Percy Jackson and the Olympians, Book 1)
Rick Riordan, Miramax, $7.99, 9780786838653
7. The Book Thief
Markus Zusak, Knopf, $11.99, 9780375842207
8. Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Rodrick Rules
Jeff Kinney, Amulet, $12.95, 9780810994737
9. Fancy Nancy's Favorite Fancy Words
Jane O'Connor, Robin Preiss Glasser (Illus.), Harper, $12.99, 9780061549236
10. Diary of a Wimpy Kid
Jeff Kinney, Amulet, $12.95, 9780810993136
11. Fancy Nancy at the Museum
Jane O'Connor, Robin Preiss Glasser (Illus.), Harper, $3.99, 9780061236075
12. The Mysterious Benedict Society
Trenton Lee Stewart, Little Brown, $6.99, 9780316003957
13. Alicia (Clique Summer Collection #3)
Lisi Harrison, Poppy, $6.99, 9780316027533
14. The Penderwicks
Jeanne Birdsall, Yearling, $6.50, 9780440420477
15. Fancy Nancy and the Boy From Paris
Jane O'Connor, Robin Preiss Glasser (Illus.), Harper, $3.99, 9780061236099