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Southern Indie Bestseller List 06/15/2008

Southern Indie Bestseller List

For the week ending Sunday, June 15, 2008
Columbia, SC - June 18, 2008 -

The Southern Indie Bestseller List, as brought to you by IndieBound.org and SIBA, for the week ended Sunday, June 15, 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. Sail
James Patterson, Howard Roughan, Little Brown, $27.99, 9780316018708
2. Nothing to Lose
Lee Child, Delacorte, $27, 9780385340564
3. The Host
Stephenie Meyer, Little Brown, $25.99, 9780316068048
4. The Enchantress of Florence
Salman Rushdie, Random House, $26, 9780375504334
5. Love the One You're With
Emily Giffin, St. Martin's, $24.95, 9780312348670
6. The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao
Junot Diaz, Riverhead, $24.95, 9781594489587
7. The Garden of Last Days
Andre Dubus III, Norton, $24.95, 9780393041651
8. Careless in Red
Elizabeth George, Harper, $27.95, 9780061160875
9. Unaccustomed Earth
Jhumpa Lahiri, Knopf, $25, 9780307265739
10. The Broken Window
Jeffery Deaver, S&S, $26.95, 9781416549970
11. The Art of Racing in the Rain
Garth Stein, Harper, $23.95, 9780061537936
12. The Steel Wave
Jeff Shaara, Ballantine, $28, 9780345461421
13. Devil May Care
Sebastian Faulks, Doubleday, $24.95, 9780385524285
14. The Appeal
John Grisham, Doubleday, $27.95, 9780385515047
15. The Spies of Warsaw
Alan Furst, Random House, $25, 9781400066025

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. The Prince of Frogtown
Rick Bragg, Knopf, $24, 9781400040407
6. A Voyage Long and Strange
Tony Horwitz, Holt, $27.50, 9780805076035
7. Always by My Side
Jim Nantz, Gotham, $26, 9781592403615
8. The Post-American World
Fareed Zakaria, Norton, $25.95, 9780393062359
9. Goodnight Bush
Erich Origen, Gan Golan, Little Brown, $14.99, 9780316040419
10. Audition
Barbara Walters, Knopf, $29.95, 9780307266460
11. The Dangerous Book for Boys
Conn Iggulden, Hal Iggulden, Collins, $26.95, 9780061243585
12. Ladies of Liberty
Cokie Roberts, Morrow, $26.95, 9780060782344
13. The Match
Mark Frost, Hyperion, $24.95, 9781401302788
14. Churchill, Hitler, and "The Unnecessary War"
Patrick J. Buchanan, Crown, $29.95, 9780307405159
15. A Time to Fight
Jim Webb, Broadway, $24.95, 9780767928359

 

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. The Friday Night Knitting Club
Kate Jacobs, Berkley, $14, 9780425219096
5. The Yiddish Policemen's Union
Michael Chabon, Harper Perennial, $15.95, 9780007149834
6. The Road
Cormac McCarthy, Vintage, $14.95, 9780307387899
7. Out Stealing Horses
Per Petterson, Picador, $14, 9780312427085
8. The Art of Keeping Secrets
Patti Callahan Henry, NAL, $14, 9780451223951
9. The Kite Runner
Khaled Hosseini, Riverhead, $15, 9781594480003
10. The Pillars of the Earth
Ken Follet, NAL, $24.95, 9780451225245
11. In the Woods
Tana French, Penguin, $14, 9780143113492
12. Cataloochee
Wayne Caldwell, Random House Trade, $15, 9780812973730
13. The Maytrees
Annie Dillard, Harper Perennial, $13.95, 9780061239540
14. Garden Spells
Sarah Addison Allen, Bantam, $12, 9780553384833
15. On Chesil Beach
Ian McEwan, Anchor, $13.95, 9780307386175

  

TRADE PAPERBACK NONFICTION 

1. Animal, Vegetable, Miracle
Barbara and Camille Kingsolver, Steven Hopp, Harper Perennial, $14.95, 9780060852566
2. The Audacity of Hope
Barack Obama, Three Rivers, $14.95, 9780307237705
3. Three Cups of Tea
Greg Mortenson, David Oliver Relin, Penguin, $15, 9780143038252
4. A New Earth
Eckhart Tolle, Plume, $14, 9780452289963
5. Eat, Pray, Love
Elizabeth Gilbert, Penguin, $15, 9780143038412
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. Wisdom of Our Fathers
Tim Russert, Random House, $13.95, 9780812975437
9. Into the Wild
Jon Krakauer, Anchor, $13.95, 9780307387172
10. The Glass Castle
Jeannette Walls, Scribner, $15, 9780743247542
11. The Omnivore's Dilemma
Michael Pollan, Penguin, $16, 9780143038580
12. Marley & Me
John Grogan, Harper, $13.95, 9780060817091
13. Clapton
Eric Clapton, Broadway, $15.95, 9780767925365
14. Big Russ and Me
Tim Russert, Miramax, $13.95, 9781401359652
15. The Assault on Reason
Al Gore, Penguin, $16, 9780143113621 


MASS MARKET 

1. The Catcher in the Rye
J.D. Salinger, Warner, $6.99, 9780316769488
2. The Pillars of the Earth
Ken Follett, Signet, $7.99, 9780451166890
3. Fahrenheit 451
Ray Bradbury, Ballantine, $6.99, 9780345342966
4. Step on a Crack
James Patterson, Michael Ledwidge, Vision, $9.99, 9780446199278
5. The Tin Roof Blowdown
James Lee Burke, Pocket, $7.99, 9781416548508
6. Lord of the Flies
William Golding, Berkley, $9.99, 9780399501487
7. The King of Lies
John Hart, St. Martin's, $6.99, 9780312363758
8. And Then There Were None
Agatha Christie, St. Martin's, $6.99, 9780312979478
9. The Land of Mango Sunsets
Dorothea Benton Frank, Avon, $7.99, 9780060892395
10. 1984
George Orwell, Signet, $9.99, 9780451524935

 

CHILDREN'S TITLES

1. New Moon
Stephenie Meyer, Little Brown, $10.99, 9780316024969
2. Twilight
Stephenie Meyer, Little Brown, $10.99, 9780316015844
3. Gallop!
Rufus Butler Seder, Workman, $12.95, 9780761147633
4. Eclipse
Stephenie Meyer, Little Brown, $19.99, 9780316160209
5. Fancy Nancy's Favorite Fancy Words
Jane O'Connor, Robin Preiss Glasser (Illus.), Harper, $12.99, 9780061549236
6. The Battle of the Labyrinth (Percy Jackson and the Olympians, Book 4)
Rick Riordan, Hyperion, $17.99, 9781423101468
7. Goodnight Moon
Margaret Wise Brown, Clement Hurd (Illus.), Harper, $8.99, 9780694003617
8. Alicia (Clique Summer Collection #3)
Lisi Harrison, Poppy, $6.99, 9780316027533
9. The Book Thief
Markus Zusak, Knopf, $11.99, 9780375842207
10. Fancy Nancy at the Museum
Jane O'Connor, Robin Preiss Glasser (Illus.), Harper, $3.99, 9780061236075
11. Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Rodrick Rules
Jeff Kinney, Amulet, $12.95, 9780810994737
12. Oh, the Places You'll Go!
Dr. Seuss, Random House, $17.99, 9780679805274
13. Raven Rise (Pendragon #9)
D.J. MacHale, S&S, $17.99, 9781416914181
14. The Sea of Monsters (Percy Jackson and the Olympians, Book 2)
Rick Riordan, Miramax, $7.99, 9781423103349
15. Diary of a Wimpy Kid
Jeff Kinney, Amulet, $12.95, 9780810993136