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Southern Indie Bestseller List 03/20/2011

Southern Indie Bestseller List

For the week ending Sunday, March 20, 2011

Columbia, SC - March 23, 2011 -

The Southern Indie Bestseller List, as brought to you by IndieBound.org and SIBA, for the week ended Sunday, March 20, 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!
  • Night Vision by Randy Wayne White (fiction) buy now!
  • Toys by James Patterson, Neil McMahon (fiction) buy now!
  • Love You More by Lisa Gardner (fiction) buy now!
  • Love Wins by Rob Bell (nonfiction) buy now!
  • I Beat the Odds by Michael Oher (nonfiction) buy now!
  • I Was a Dancer by Jacques D’Amboise (nonfiction) buy now!
  • The Fall of the House of Zeus by Curtis Wilkie (nonfiction) buy now!
  • A Widow’s Story by Joyce Carol Oates (nonfiction) buy now!
  • Bringing Adam Home by Les Standiford, Joe Matthews (nonfiction) buy now!
  • True Grit by Charles Portis (paperback fiction) buy now!
  • The Invisible Bridge by Julie Orringer (paperback fiction) buy now!
  • Lord of Misrule by Jaimy Gordon (paperback fiction) buy now!
  • Farm Fresh North Carolina by Diane Daniell (paperback nonfiction) buy now!
  • Zagat Miami/So. Florida Restaurants 2011 by Zagat (paperback nonfiction) 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!
  • Every Day in Tuscany by Frances Mayes (paperback nonfiction) buy now!
  • The Bricklayer by Noah Boyd (mass market) buy now!
  • The Bone Thief by Jefferson Bass (mass market) buy now!
  • Atlas Shrugged by Ayn Rand (mass market) buy now!
  • The Pillars of the Earth by Ken Follett (mass market) buy now!
  • Mister Seahorse by Eric Carle (children's illustrated) buy now!
  • The Giving Tree by Shel Silverstein (children's illustrated) buy now!
  • Little White Rabbit by Kevin Henkes (children's illustrated) buy now!
  • Across the Universe by Beth Revis (childrens interest) buy now!
  • Madeline at the White House by John Bemelmans Marciano (childrens interest) buy now!
  • If I Stay by Gayle Forman (childrens 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
Okra Pick!3. Georgia Bottoms
Mark Childress, Little Brown, $24.99, 9780316033046
4. Sing You Home
Jodi Picoult, Atria, $28, 9781439102725
5. Swamplandia!
Karen Russell, Knopf, $24.95, 9780307263995
6. The Help
Kathryn Stockett, Amy Einhorn Books/Putnam, $24.95, 9780399155345
7. Toys
James Patterson, Neil McMahon, Little Brown, $27.99, 9780316097369
8. The Girl Who Kicked the Hornet's Nest
Stieg Larsson, Knopf, $27.95, 9780307269997
9. Room
Emma Donoghue, Little Brown, $24.99, 9780316098335
10. A Discovery of Witches
Deborah Harkness, Viking, $28.95, 9780670022410
11. Minding Frankie
Maeve Binchy, Knopf, $26.95, 9780307273567
12. Night Vision
Randy Wayne White, Putnam, $25.95, 9780399157059
13. The Weird Sisters
Eleanor Brown, Amy Einhorn Books/Putnam, $24.95, 9780399157226
14. Love You More
Lisa Gardner, Bantam, $26, 9780553807257
15. One of Our Thursdays Is Missing
Jasper Fforde, Viking, $25.95, 9780670022526

Hardcover Nonfiction

1. The Social Animal
David Brooks, Random House, $27, 9781400067602
2. Unbroken
Laura Hillenbrand, Random House, $27, 9781400064168
3. Cleopatra
Stacy Schiff, Little Brown, $29.99, 9780316001922
4. Blood, Bones & Butter
Gabrielle Hamilton, Random House, $26, 9781400068722
5. Moonwalking With Einstein
Joshua Foer, Penguin Press, $26.95, 9781594202292
6. The Money Class
Suze Orman, Spiegel & Grau, $26, 9781400069736
7. Bringing Adam Home
Les Standiford, Joe Matthews, Ecco Press, $24.99, 9780061983900
8. Life
Keith Richards, Little Brown, $29.99, 9780316034388
9. Battle Hymn of the Tiger Mother
Amy Chua, Penguin Press, $25.95, 9781594202841
10. Love Wins
Rob Bell, HarperOne, $22.99, 9780062049643
11. I Beat the Odds
Michael Oher, Gotham, $26, 9781592406128
12. I Was a Dancer
Jacques D'Amboise, Knopf, $35, 9781400042340
13. A Widow's Story
Joyce Carol Oates, Ecco Press, $27.99, 9780062015532
14. Autobiography of Mark Twain
Mark Twain, University of California Press, $34.95, 9780520267190
15. The Fall of the House of Zeus
Curtis Wilkie, Crown, $25.99, 9780307460707

Trade Paperback Fiction

1. Cutting for Stone
Abraham Verghese, Vintage, $15.95, 9780375714368
2. Major Pettigrew's Last Stand
Helen Simonson, Random House, $15, 9780812981223
3. The Postmistress
Sarah Blake, Berkley, $15, 9780425238691
4. Water for Elephants
Sara Gruen, Algonquin, $14.95, 9781616200701
5. The Girl Who Fell From the Sky
Heidi W. Durrow, Algonquin, $13.95, 9781616200152
6. The Art of Racing in the Rain
Garth Stein, Harper, $14.99, 9780061537967
7. The Three Weissmanns of Westport
Cathleen Schine, Picador, $14, 9780312680527
8. Little Bee
Chris Cleave, S&S, $15, 9781416589648
9. True Grit
Charles Portis, Overlook, $14.95, 9781590204597
10. The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo
Stieg Larsson, Vintage, $14.95, 9780307454546
11. Solar
Ian McEwan, Anchor, $15, 9780307739537
12. Hotel on the Corner of Bitter and Sweet
Jamie Ford, Ballantine, $15, 9780345505347
13. Lord of Misrule
Jaimy Gordon, Vintage, $15, 9780307946737
14. The Invisible Bridge
Julie Orringer, Vintage, $15.95, 9781400034376
15. The Imperfectionists
Tom Rachman, Dial, $15, 9780385343671

Trade Paperback Nonfiction

1. The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks
Rebecca Skloot, Broadway, $16, 9781400052189
2. Heaven Is for Real
Todd Burpo, Thomas Nelson, $16.99, 9780849946158
3. Just Kids
Patti Smith, Ecco Press, $16, 9780060936228
4. Committed
Elizabeth Gilbert, Penguin, $16, 9780143118701
5. The King's Speech
Mark Logue, Peter Conradi, Sterling, $14.95, 9781402786761
6. Dead End Gene Pool
Wendy Burden, Gotham, $16, 9781592406067
7. Farm Fresh North Carolina
Diane Daniel, University of North Carolina Press, $18.95, 9780807871829
8. The Big Short
Michael Lewis, Norton, $15.95, 9780393338829
STARS9. In the Sanctuary of Outcasts
Neil White, Harper Perennial, $14.99, 9780061351631
10. I Totally Meant to Do That
Jane Borden, Broadway, $14, 9780307464637
11. Inside of a Dog
Alexandra Horowitz, Scribner, $16, 9781416583431
12. Zagat Miami/So. Florida Restaurants 2011
Zagat, $14.95, 9781604783100
13. The Happiness Project
Gretchen Rubin, Harper, $14.99, 9780061583261
14. Every Day in Tuscany
Frances Mayes, Broadway, $15, 9780767929837
15. The Glass Castle
Jeannette Walls, Scribner, $15, 9780743247542

Mass Market

1. The Catcher in the Rye
J.D. Salinger, Warner, $6.99, 9780316769488
2. The Bricklayer
Noah Boyd, Harper, $9.99, 9780061827020
3. The Name of the Wind
Patrick Rothfuss, DAW, $8.99, 9780756404741
4. To Kill a Mockingbird
Harper Lee, Warner, $7.99, 9780446310789
5. The Bone Thief
Jefferson Bass, Harper, $7.99, 9780061284779
6. The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo
Stieg Larsson, Vintage, $7.99, 9780307473479
7. This Body of Death
Elizabeth George, Harper, $9.99, 9780061160912
8. Atlas Shrugged
Ayn Rand, Signet, $9.99, 9780451191144
9. The Pillars of the Earth
Ken Follett, Signet, $9.99, 9780451232816
10. The Girl Who Played With Fire
Stieg Larsson, Vintage, $7.99, 9780307476159

Children's Illustrated

1. Goodnight Moon
Margaret Wise Brown, Clement Hurd (Illus.), Harper, $8.99, 9780694003617
2. Pat the Bunny
Dorothy Kunhardt, Golden, $9.99, 9780307120007
3. Silverlicious
Victoria Kann, Harper, $17.99, 9780061781230
4. Where the Wild Things Are
Maurice Sendak, Harper, $17.95, 9780060254926
5. A Sick Day for Amos McGee
Philip Christian Stead, Erin E. Stead (Illus.), Roaring Brook, $16.99, 9781596434028
6. Mister Seahorse
Eric Carle, Philomel, $8.99, 9780399254901
7. Of Thee I Sing: A Letter to My Daughters
Barack Obama, Loren Long (Illus.), Knopf, $17.99, 9780375835278
8. The Very Hungry Caterpillar
Eric Carle, Putnam, $10.99, 9780399226908
9. The Giving Tree
Shel Silverstein, Harper, $16.99, 9780060256654
10. Little White Rabbit
Kevin Henkes, Greenwillow, $16.99, 9780062006424

Children's Interest

1. The Lost Hero
Rick Riordan, Hyperion, $18.99, 9781423113393
2. I Am Number Four
Pittacus Lore, Harper, $17.99, 9780062026248
3. Matched
Ally Condie, Dutton, $17.99, 9780525423645
4. The Book Thief
Markus Zusak, Knopf, $12.99, 9780375842207
5. Incarceron
Catherine Fisher, Firebird, $9.99, 9780142418529
6. Madeline at the White House
John Bemelmans Marciano, Viking, $17.99, 9780670012282
7. I Broke My Trunk!
Mo Willems, Hyperion, $8.99, 9781423133094
8. Across the Universe
Beth Revis, Razorbill, $17.99, 9781595143976
9. Beautiful Oops!
Barney Salzberg, Workman, $11.95, 9780761157281
10. If I Stay
Gayle Forman, Speak, $8.99, 9780142415436

Children's Fiction Series Titles

1. The Hunger Games
Suzanne Collins, Scholastic, $8.99, 9780439023528
2. Diary of a Wimpy Kid: The Ugly Truth
Jeff Kinney, Amulet, $13.95, 9780810984912
3. Catching Fire (The Hunger Games, #2)
Suzanne Collins, Scholastic, $17.99, 9780439023498
4. Mockingjay (The Final Book of the Hunger Games)
Suzanne Collins, Scholastic, $17.99, 9780439023511
5. A Crazy Day With Cobras (Magic Tree House)
Mary Pope Osborne, Sal Murdocca (Illus., Random House, $12.99, 9780375868238
6. Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Rodrick Rules
Jeff Kinney, Amulet, $13.95, 9780810994737
7. Diary of a Wimpy Kid
Jeff Kinney, Amulet, $13.95, 9780810993136
8. Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Dog Days
Jeff Kinney, Amulet, $13.95, 9780810983915
9. The Last Olympian (Percy Jackson and the Olympians, Book 5)
Rick Riordan, Hyperion, $7.99, 9781423101505
10. Moonlight on the Magic Flute (Magic Tree House)
Mary Pope Osborne, Salvatore Murdocca (Illus.), Random House, $4.99, 9780375856471


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:

Jon Jefferson, author of The Boneyard at Inkwood Books in Tampa, FL  (Mar 24 2011)

Araminta Stone Johnston, author of And One Was a Priest at Park Road Books in Charlotte, NC  (Mar 24 2011)

Angela Davis-Gardner, author of Butterfly’s Child at Regulator Bookshop in Durham, NC  (Mar 24 2011)

Sara J. Henry, author of Learning to Swim at Malaprop's Bookstore & Cafe in Asheville, NC  (03/25/2011)

Don Nedobeck, author of Nedobecks Numbers and Nedobecks Counting Book at Muse Book Shop in Deland, FL  (03/25/2011)

Bill Noel, author of "The Marsh" at Litchfield Books in Pawleys Island, SC  (03/25/2011)

Brian Clarey, author of The Anxious Hipster and Other Barflies I've Known at Barnhill's in Winston-Salem, NC  (3/25/2011)

Gail Z. Martin, author of The Sworn at Park Road Books in Charlotte, NC  (Mar 25 2011)

Rebecca Lang, author of Quick Fix Southern at McIntyre's Fine Books in Pittsboro, NC  (Mar 25 2011)

Annette Laing, author of A Different Day A Different Destiny at Book Worm Bookstore in Powder Springs, GA  (03/26/2011)

Kennesaw Taylor, author of The Redneck Cooker:A Deep Down Southern Cookbook at Book Worm Bookstore in Powder Springs, GA  (03/26/2011)

Philip Margo, author of Null Quotient at Park Road Books in Charlotte, NC  (Mar 26 2011)

Sheila Moses, author of Joseph's Grace at Quail Ridge Books & Music in Raleigh, NC  (Mar 26 2011)

Vanessa Lee, author of Funny Jimmy at Book Worm Bookstore in Powder Springs, GA  (03/26/2011)

Shelia Moses, author of JOSEPH'S GRACE at Quail Ridge Books & Music in Raleigh, NC  (Mar 26 2011)

Karla Holloway, author of PRIVATE BODIES, PUBLIC TEXTS: RACE, GENDER, AND A at Quail Ridge Books & Music in Raleigh, NC  (Mar 27 2011)

Eve Ensler, author of The Secret Life of Girls Around the World at Books & Books Inc in Coral Gables, FL  (Mar 27 2011)

Michele Manderine, author of Tristan, The Maine Coon Cat at Barnhill's in Winston-Salem, NC  (3/27/2011)

Roy Hoffman, author of Alabama Afternoons at Alabama Booksmith in Birmingham, AL  (03/28/2011)

Jacqueline Suskin, author of The Collected at Inkwood Books in Tampa, FL  (Mar 28 2011)

Miguel Nicolelis, author of Beyond Boundaries: The New Neuroscience of Connect at Regulator Bookshop in Durham, NC  (Mar 28 2011)

Bart Ehrman, author of FORGED: WRITING IN THE NAME OF GOD - WHY THE BIBLE at Quail Ridge Books & Music in Raleigh, NC  (Mar 28 2011)

Okra Pick!Anna Jean Mayhew, author of The Dry Grass of August at Quail Ridge Books & Music in Raleigh, NC  (Mar 29 2011)

JENNIFER BEAN BOWER, author of ANIMAL ADVENTURES IN NORTH CAROLINA at Country Bookshop Inc in Southern Pines, NC  (Mar 29 2011)

Troy Gilbert, author of Cafe Degas Cookbook at Octavia Books in New Orleans, LA  (Mar 29 2011)

Suze Ormand, author of The Money Class: Learn to Create Your New American at Books & Books Inc in Coral Gables, FL  (Mar 29 2011)

Bart Ehrman, author of Forged: Writing in the Name of God—Why the Bible’s at Regulator Bookshop in Durham, NC  (Mar 29 2011)

Joe Miller, author of BACKPACKING NORTH CAROLINA: THE DEFINITIVE GUIDE T at Quail Ridge Books & Music in Raleigh, NC  (Mar 30 2011)

Okra Pick!Anna Jean Mayhew, author of The Dry Grass of August at Park Road Books in Charlotte, NC  (Mar 30 2011)

Meg Waite Clayton, author of THE FOUR MS. BRADWELLS at Quail Ridge Books & Music in Raleigh, NC  (Mar 31 2011)

Gary Pearce, author of JIM HUNT: A Biography at Barnhill's in Winston-Salem, NC  (3/31/2011)

Okra Pick!Anna Jean Mayhew, author of The Dry Grass of August at Malaprop's Bookstore & Cafe in Asheville, NC  (03/31/2011)

Denise Kiernan and Joseph D'Agnese, author of The Money Book for Freelancers, Part-Timers and th at Malaprop's Bookstore & Cafe in Asheville, NC  (04/01/2011)

Dean Faulkner Wells, author of Every Day by the Sun: A Memoir of the Faulkners of at Alabama Booksmith in Birmingham, AL  (04/01/2011)

Roosevelt Pitts, author of Charles The Chef at Barnhill's in Winston-Salem, NC  (4/2/2011)

Jeriel Ng, author of The Syndicate at Page & Palette in Fairhope, AL  (04/02/2011)

Amy Pence, author of The Decadent Lovely at Horton's Books & Gifts in Carrollton, GA  (April 2, 2011)

Cynn Chadwick, author of Angels and Manners at Malaprop's Bookstore & Cafe in Asheville, NC  (04/02/2011)

Thomas Rain Crowe, author of Crack Light at Malaprop's Bookstore & Cafe in Asheville, NC  (04/03/2011)

Janet Malliett, author of Beautiful Messenger at Barnhill's in Winston-Salem, NC  (4/3/2011)

Okra Pick!Anna Jean Mayhew, author of The Dry Grass of August at Fiction Addiction in Greenville, SC  (04/04/2011)

Wes Moore, author of The Other Wes Moore at Malaprop's Bookstore & Cafe in Asheville, NC  (04/04/2011)

ANGELA DAVIS-GARDNER, author of BUTTERFLY’S CHILD at Country Bookshop Inc in Southern Pines, NC  (April 4 2011)

Susan Vreeland, author of Clara and Mr. Tiffany at Malaprop's Bookstore & Cafe in Asheville, NC  (04/05/2011)

Ann B. Ross, author of Miss Julia Rocks the Cradle at The Fountainhead Bookstore in Hendersonville, NC  (04/05/2011)

Roy Hoffman, author of Alabama Afternoons at Page & Palette in Fairhope, AL  (04/05/2011)

Randi Davenport, author of Boy Who Loved Tornadoes at Malaprop's Bookstore & Cafe in Asheville, NC  (04/06/2011)

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

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

Southern Indie Bestseller List 03/13/2011

Southern Indie Bestseller List

For the week ending Sunday, March 13, 2011

Columbia, SC - March 18, 2011 -

The Southern Indie Bestseller List, as brought to you by IndieBound.org and SIBA, for the week ended Sunday, March 13, 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!
  • Night Vision by Randy Wayne White (fiction) buy now!
  • Tick Tock by James Patterson, (fiction) buy now!
  • The Jungle by Clive Cussler (fiction) buy now!
  • Love You More by Lisa Gardner (fiction) buy now!
  • I Beat the Odds by Michael Oher (nonfiction) buy now!
  • House of Prayer No. 2: A Writer’s Journey Home by Mark Richard (nonfiction) buy now!
  • The Fall of the House of Zeus by Curtis Wilkie (nonfiction) buy now!
  • Decision Points by George W. Bush (nonfiction) buy now!
  • Bringing Adam Home by Les Standiford, Joe Matthews (nonfiction) buy now!
  • Wild Bill Donovan by Douglas Waller (nonfiction) buy now!
  • The Invisible Bridge by Julie Orringer (paperback fiction) buy now!
  • Sarah’s Key by Tatiana De Rosnay (paperback fiction) buy now!
  • Beatrice and Virgil by Yann Martel (paperback fiction) buy now!
  • Christianity by Diarmaid MacCulloch (paperback nonfiction) buy now!
  • In the Sanctuary of Outcasts by Neil White (paperback nonfiction) buy now!
  • I Totally Meant to Do That by Jane Borden (paperback nonfiction) buy now!
  • Every Day in Tuscany by Frances Mayes (paperback nonfiction) buy now!
  • Three Cups of Tea by Greg Mortenson (paperback nonfiction) buy now!
  • The Fountainhead by Ayn Rand (mass market) buy now!
  • 1984 by George Orwell (mass market) buy now!
  • Deliver Us From Evil by David Baldacci (mass market) buy now!
  • Beastly by Alex Flinn (children's interest) buy now!
  • DC Super Heroes: The Ultimate Pop-Up Book by Matthew Reinhart (children's interest) buy now!
  • The Best Birthday Party Ever by Jennifer LaRue Huget, LeUyen Pham (Illus.) (children's interest) buy now!
  • Across the Universe by Beth Revis (childrens interest) buy now!
  • Cloudette by Tom Lichtenheld (childrens interest) buy now!

HARDCOVER FICTION

1. The Tiger's Wife
Téa Obreht, Random House, $25, 9780385343831
2. The Paris Wife
Paula McLain, Ballantine, $25, 9780345521309
3. The Help
Kathryn Stockett, Amy Einhorn Books/Putnam, $24.95, 9780399155345
4. Sing You Home
Jodi Picoult, Atria, $28, 9781439102725
5. Swamplandia!
Karen Russell, Knopf, $24.95, 9780307263995
6. Night Vision
Randy Wayne White, Putnam, $25.95, 9780399157059
7. The Wise Man's Fear
Patrick Rothfuss, DAW, $29.95, 9780756404734
8. Minding Frankie
Maeve Binchy, Knopf, $26.95, 9780307273567
Okra Pick!9. Georgia Bottoms
Mark Childress, Little Brown, $24.99, 9780316033046
10. Room
Emma Donoghue, Little Brown, $24.99, 9780316098335
11. The Jungle
Clive Cussler, Jack B. Du Brul, Putnam, $27.95, 9780399157042
12. Love You More
Lisa Gardner, Bantam, $26, 9780553807257
13. A Discovery of Witches
Deborah Harkness, Viking, $28.95, 9780670022410
14. Tick Tock
James Patterson, Michael Ledwidge, Little Brown, $27.99, 9780316037914
15. Freedom
Jonathan Franzen, FSG, $28, 9780374158460

HARDCOVER NONFICTION

1. Unbroken
Laura Hillenbrand, Random House, $27, 9781400064168
2. The Social Animal
David Brooks, Random House, $27, 9781400067602
3. Cleopatra
Stacy Schiff, Little Brown, $29.99, 9780316001922
4. Moonwalking With Einstein
Joshua Foer, Penguin, $26.95, 9781594202292
5. Life
Keith Richards, Little Brown, $29.99, 9780316034388
6. The Fall of the House of Zeus
Curtis Wilkie, Crown, $25.99, 9780307460707
7. The Information
James Gleick, Pantheon, $29.95, 9780375423727
8. House of Prayer No. 2
Mark Richard, Nan A. Talese, $23.95, 9780385513029
9. Townie
Andre Dubus, III, Norton, $25.95, 9780393064667
10. I Beat the Odds
Michael Oher, Gotham, $26, 9781592406128
11. Bringing Adam Home
Les Standiford, Joe Matthews, Ecco Press, $24.99, 9780061983900
12. The Money Class
Suze Orman, Spiegel & Grau, $26, 9781400069736
13. Decision Points
George W. Bush, Crown, $35, 9780307590619
14. Blood, Bones & Butter
Gabrielle Hamilton, Random House, $26, 9781400068722
15. Wild Bill Donovan
Douglas Waller, Free Press, $30, 9781416567448

TRADE PAPERBACK FICTION

1. Cutting for Stone
Abraham Verghese, Vintage, $15.95, 9780375714368
2. Major Pettigrew's Last Stand
Helen Simonson, Random House, $15, 9780812981223
3. Water for Elephants
Sara Gruen, Algonquin, $14.95, 9781616200701
4. The Postmistress
Sarah Blake, Berkley, $15, 9780425238691
5. Hotel on the Corner of Bitter and Sweet
Jamie Ford, Ballantine, $15, 9780345505347
6. Little Bee
Chris Cleave, S&S, $15, 9781416589648
7. The Girl Who Fell From the Sky
Heidi W. Durrow, Algonquin, $13.95, 9781616200152
8. The Art of Racing in the Rain
Garth Stein, Harper, $14.99, 9780061537967
9. Sarah's Key
Tatiana De Rosnay, St. Martin's, $13.95, 9780312370848
10. Let the Great World Spin
Colum McCann, Random House, $15, 9780812973990
11. Tinkers
Paul Harding, Bellevue Literary Press, $14.95, 9781934137123
12. The Three Weissmanns of Westport
Cathleen Schine, Picador, $14, 9780312680527
13. The Imperfectionists
Tom Rachman, Dial, $15, 9780385343671
14. Beatrice and Virgil
Yann Martel, Spiegel & Grau, $14, 9780812981544
15. The Invisible Bridge
Julie Orringer, Vintage, $15.95, 9781400034376

TRADE PAPERBACK NONFICTION

1. The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks
Rebecca Skloot, Broadway Books, $16, 9781400052189
2. Heaven Is for Real
Todd Burpo, Thomas Nelson, $16.99, 9780849946158
3. Just Kids
Patti Smith, Ecco Press, $16, 9780060936228
4. The Big Short
Michael Lewis, Norton, $15.95, 9780393338829
5. In the Sanctuary of Outcasts
Neil White, Harper Perennial, $14.99, 9780061351631
6. The Happiness Project
Gretchen Rubin, Harper, $14.99, 9780061583261
7. Inside of a Dog
Alexandra Horowitz, Scribner, $16, 9781416583431
8. I Totally Meant to Do That
Jane Borden, Broadway Books, $14, 9780307464637
9. The King's Speech
Mark Logue, Peter Conradi, Sterling, $14.95, 9781402786761
10. Farm Fresh North Carolina
Diane Daniel, University of North Carolina Press, $18.95, 9780807871829
11. Dead End Gene Pool: A Memoir
Wendy Burden, Gotham, $16, 9781592406067
12. Every Day in Tuscany
Frances Mayes, Broadway Books, $15, 9780767929837
13. Christianity
Diarmaid MacCulloch, Penguin, $25, 9780143118695
14. The Glass Castle
Jeannette Walls, Scribner, $15, 9780743247542
15. Three Cups of Tea
Greg Mortenson, David Oliver Relin, Penguin, $16, 9780143038252

MASS MARKET

1. To Kill a Mockingbird
Harper Lee, Warner, $7.99, 9780446310789
2. A Game of Thrones
George R.R. Martin, Spectra, $8.99, 9780553573404
3. This Body of Death
Elizabeth George, Harper, $9.99, 9780061160912
4. The Girl Who Played With Fire
Stieg Larsson, Vintage, $7.99, 9780307476159
5. 1984
George Orwell, Signet, $9.99, 9780451524935
6. The Black Cat
Martha Grimes, Signet, $9.99, 9780451232946
7. The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo
Stieg Larsson, Vintage, $7.99, 9780307473479
8. Deliver Us From Evil
David Baldacci, Vision, $9.99, 9780446564076
9. The Fountainhead
Ayn Rand, NAL, $9.99, 9780451191151
10. Changes
Jim Butcher, Roc, $9.99, 9780451463470

CHILDREN'S ILLUSTRATED

1. A Sick Day for Amos McGee
Philip Christian Stead, Erin E. Stead (Illus.), Roaring Brook, $16.99, 9781596434028
2. Goodnight Moon
Margaret Wise Brown, Clement Hurd (Illus.), Harper, $8.99, 9780694003617
3. Silverlicious
Victoria Kann, Harper, $17.99, 9780061781230
4. Pat the Bunny
Dorothy Kunhardt, Golden, $9.99, 9780307120007
5. Where the Wild Things Are
Maurice Sendak, Harper, $17.95, 9780060254926
6. Otis
Loren Long, Philomel, $8.99, 9780399256004
7. Fancy Nancy: Aspiring Artist
Jane O'Connor, Robin Preiss Glasser (Illus.), HarperCollins, $12.99, 9780061915260
8. Green Eggs and Ham
Dr. Seuss, Random House, $8.99, 9780394800165
9. I Am a Bunny
Ole Risom, Richard Scarry (Illus.), Golden, $5.99, 9780375827785
10. The Very Hungry Caterpillar
Eric Carle, Putnam, $10.99, 9780399226908

CHILDREN'S INTEREST

1. Madeline at the White House
John Bemelmans Marciano, Viking, $17.99, 9780670012282
2. I Am Number Four
Pittacus Lore, Harper, $17.99, 9780062026248
3. The Lost Hero
Rick Riordan, Hyperion, $18.99, 9781423113393
4. Moon Over Manifest
Clare Vanderpool, Delacorte, $16.99, 9780385738835
5. The Red Pyramid
Rick Riordan, Hyperion, $17.99, 9781423113386
6. Beastly
Alex Flinn, Harper Teen, $8.99, 9780061963285
7. Cloudette
Tom Lichtenheld, Holt, $16.99, 9780805087765
8. The Best Birthday Party Ever
Jennifer LaRue Huget, LeUyen Pham (Illus.), Schwartz & Wade, $16.99,
9780375847639
9. DC Super Heroes: The Ultimate Pop-Up Book
Matthew Reinhart, Little Brown, $29.99, 9780316019989
10. Across the Universe
Beth Revis, Razorbill, $17.99, 9781595143976

CHILDREN'S FICTION SERIES TITLES

1. The Hunger Games
Suzanne Collins, Scholastic, $8.99, 9780439023528
2. Diary of a Wimpy Kid: The Ugly Truth
Jeff Kinney, Amulet, $13.95, 9780810984912
3. Catching Fire (The Hunger Games, #2)
Suzanne Collins, Scholastic, $17.99, 9780439023498
4. Mockingjay (The Final Book of the Hunger Games)
Suzanne Collins, Scholastic, $17.99, 9780439023511
5. Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Rodrick Rules
Jeff Kinney, Amulet, $13.95, 9780810994737
6. Diary of a Wimpy Kid
Jeff Kinney, Amulet, $13.95, 9780810993136
7. Tales from a Not-So-Popular Party Girl (Dork Diaries)
Rachel Renee Russell, Aladdin, $12.99, 9781416980087
8. Princess Posey and the Perfect Present: Book 2
Stephanie Greene, Stephanie Sisson (Illus.), Puffin, $4.99, 9780142418284
9. Leprechaun in Late Winter (Magic Tree House #43)
Mary Pope Osborne, Sal Murdocca (Illus.), Random House, $12.99, 9780375856501
10. Theodore Boone: Kid Lawyer
John Grisham, Dutton, $16.99, 9780525423843


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:

Angela Davis-Gardner, author of Butterfly’s Child at Quail Ridge Books & Music in Raleigh, NC  (Mar 20 2011)

Jane Borden, author of I Totally Meant to Do That at Park Road Books in Charlotte, NC  (Mar 20 2011)

Tommy Hays, author of In the Family Way at Malaprop's Bookstore & Cafe in Asheville, NC  (03/20/2011)

Allen Tullos, author of Alabama Getaway: The Political Imaginary and the H at Regulator Bookshop in Durham, NC  (Mar 21 2011)

Lorraine Massey, author of Curly Girl: The Handbook at Books & Books Inc in Coral Gables, FL  (Mar 21 2011)

David Goldfield, author of America Aflame at Park Road Books in Charlotte, NC  (Mar 22 2011)

Joelle Biele, author of Elizabeth Bishop and The New Yorker: The Complete at Regulator Bookshop in Durham, NC  (Mar 22 2011)

Carrie Ryan, author of The Dark and Hollow Places at Books & Books Inc in Coral Gables, FL  (Mar 22 2011)

Jane Borden, author of I Totally Meant To Do That at Quail Ridge Books & Music in Raleigh, NC  (Mar 23 2011)

Rodney Crowell, author of CHINABERRY SIDEWALKS at Eagle Eye Book Shop in Atlanta, GA  (Mar 23 2011)

John Kasarda, author of Aerotropolis: The Way We’ll Live Next at Regulator Bookshop in Durham, NC  (Mar 23 2011)

Angela Davis-Gardner, author of Butterfly’s Child at Regulator Bookshop in Durham, NC  (Mar 24 2011)

Araminta Stone Johnston, author of And One Was a Priest at Park Road Books in Charlotte, NC  (Mar 24 2011)

Jon Jefferson, author of The Boneyard at Inkwood Books in Tampa, FL  (Mar 24 2011)

Gail Z. Martin, author of The Sworn at Park Road Books in Charlotte, NC  (Mar 25 2011)

Sara J. Henry, author of Learning to Swim at Malaprop's Bookstore & Cafe in Asheville, NC  (03/25/2011)

Rebecca Lang, author of Quick Fix Southern at McIntyre's Fine Books in Pittsboro, NC  (Mar 25 2011)

Bill Noel, author of "The Marsh" at Litchfield Books in Pawleys Island, SC  (03/25/2011)

Don Nedobeck, author of Nedobecks Numbers and Nedobecks Counting Book at Muse Book Shop in Deland, FL  (03/25/2011)

Brian Clarey, author of The Anxious Hipster and Other Barflies I've Known at Barnhill's in Winston-Salem, NC  (3/25/2011)

Sheila Moses, author of Joseph's Grace at Quail Ridge Books & Music in Raleigh, NC  (Mar 26 2011)

Gloria Houston, author of Miss Dorothy and Her Book Mobile at Malaprop's Bookstore & Cafe in Asheville, NC  (03/26/2011)

Kennesaw Taylor, author of The Redneck Cooker:A Deep Down Southern Cookbook at Book Worm Bookstore in Powder Springs, GA  (03/26/2011)

Vanessa Lee, author of Funny Jimmy at Book Worm Bookstore in Powder Springs, GA  (03/26/2011)

Philip Margo, author of Null Quotient at Park Road Books in Charlotte, NC  (Mar 26 2011)

Shelia Moses, author of JOSEPH'S GRACE at Quail Ridge Books & Music in Raleigh, NC  (Mar 26 2011)

Annette Laing, author of A Different Day A Different Destiny at Book Worm Bookstore in Powder Springs, GA  (03/26/2011)

Karla Holloway, author of PRIVATE BODIES, PUBLIC TEXTS: RACE, GENDER, AND A at Quail Ridge Books & Music in Raleigh, NC  (Mar 27 2011)

Michele Manderine, author of Tristan, The Maine Coon Cat at Barnhill's in Winston-Salem, NC  (3/27/2011)

Eve Ensler, author of The Secret Life of Girls Around the World at Books & Books Inc in Coral Gables, FL  (Mar 27 2011)