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WHAT'S HOT IN SOUTHERN INDIES...

Southern Bestsellers 10/22/2006

The Southern Independent Bestseller List, as brought to you by Book Sense and SIBA, for the
week ended Sunday, October 22, 2006. Based on reporting from the independent booksellers
of the Southern Independent Booksellers Alliance and Book Sense .

HARDCOVER FICTION


Image1. Thirteen Moons
Charles Frazier, Random House, $26.95, 0375509321
2. The Collectors
David Baldacci, Warner, $26.99, 044653109X
3. What Came Before He Shot Her
Elizabeth George, HarperCollins, $26.95, 0060545623
4. Act of Treason
Vince Flynn, Atria, $25.95, 0743270371
5. The Road
Cormac McCarthy, Knopf, $24, 0307265439
6. Echo Park
Michael Connelly, Little Brown, $26.99, 0316734950
7. For One More Day
Mitch Albom, Hyperion, $21.95, 1401303277
Image8. On Agate Hill
Lee Smith, Algonquin, $24.95, 1565124529
9. Water for Elephants
Sara Gruen, Algonquin, $23.95, 1565124995
10. Short Straw
Stuart Woods, Putnam, $25.95, 0399153683
11. Under Orders
Dick Francis, Putnam, $25.95, 0399154000
12. Abundance
Sena Jeter Naslund, Morrow, $26.95, 0060825391
13. The Mission Song
John le Carre, Little Brown, $26.99, 0316016748
14. The Thirteenth Tale
Diane Setterfield, Atria, $26, 0743298020
15. Suite Francaise
Irene Nemirovsky, Knopf, $25, 1400044731

 
HARDCOVER NONFICTION


Image1. The Innocent Man
John Grisham, Doubleday, $28.95, 0385517238
2. State of Denial
Bob Woodward, S&S, $30, 0743272234
3. I Feel Bad About My Neck
Nora Ephron, Knopf, $19.95, 0307264556
4. The Audacity of Hope
Barack Obama, Crown, $25, 0307237699
5. Culture Warrior
Bill O'Reilly, Broadway, $26, 0767920929
6. I Like You
Amy Sedaris, Warner, $27.99, 0446578843
7. The Life and Times of the Thunderbolt Kid
Bill Bryson, Broadway, $25, 076791936X
Image8. Paula Deen Celebrates!
Paula H. Deen, S&S, $26, 0743278119
9. Saving Graces
Elizabeth Edwards, Broadway, $24.95, 0767925378
10. Marley & Me
John Grogan, Morrow, $21.95, 0060817089
11. Ageless
Suzanne Somers, Crown, $25, 0307237249
12. Blood and Thunder
Hampton Sides, Doubleday, $26.95, 0385507771
13. The God Delusion
Richard Dawkins, Houghton Mifflin, $27, 0618680004
14. Why We Want You to Be Rich
Robert Kiyosaki, Donald Trump, Rich Press, $24.95, 1933914025
15. Letter to a Christian Nation
Sam Harris, Knopf, $16.95, 0307265773


TRADE PAPERBACK FICTION


Image1. The Memory Keeper's Daughter
Kim Edwards, Penguin, $14, 0143037145
2. Snow Flower and the Secret Fan
Lisa See, Random House, $13.95, 0812968069
3. The Lighthouse
P.D. James, Vintage, $13.95, 0307275736
4. The Kite Runner
Khaled Hosseini, Riverhead, $14, 1594480001
5. The Historian
Elizabeth Kostova, Back Bay, $15.99, 0316154547
6. Saving Fish from Drowning
Amy Tan, Ballantine, $14.95, 034546401X
7. The Shadow of the Wind
Carlos Ruiz Zafon, Penguin, $15, 0143034901
Image8. The Widow of the South
Robert Hicks, Warner, $14.99, 0446697435
9. The History of Love
Nicole Krauss, Norton, $13.95, 0393328627
10. March
Geraldine Brooks, Penguin, $14, 0143036661
11. The March
E.L. Doctorow, Random House, $14.95, 0812976150
12. My Sister's Keeper
Jodi Picoult, Washington Square, $14, 0743454537
13. On Beauty
Zadie Smith, Penguin, $15, 0143037749
14. Snow
Orhan Pamuk, Vintage, $14.95, 0375706860
15. The Sea
John Banville, Vintage, $12.95, 1400097029


TRADE PAPERBACK NONFICTION


Image1. The Glass Castle
Jeannette Walls, Scribner, $14, 074324754X
2. Running With Scissors
Augusten Burroughs, Picador, $14, 0312425414
3. The City of Falling Angels
John Berendt, Penguin, $15, 0143036939
4. The Devil in the White City
Erik Larson, Vintage, $14.95, 0375725601
5. 1776
David McCullough, S&S, $18, 0743226720
6. Flags of Our Fathers
James Bradley, Bantam, $14, 0553384155
7. SWAG: Southern Women Aging Gracefully
Melinda Rainey Thompson, John F. Blair, $14.95, 089587329X
Image8. The Tender Bar
J.R. Moehringer, Hyperion, $14.95, 0786888768
9. Team of Rivals
Doris Kearns Goodwin, S&S, $19.95, 0743270754
10. 1491
Charles C. Mann, Vintage, $14.95, 1400032059
11. Bad President
R.D. Rosen, et al., Workman, $8.95, 0761146202
12. The Blessing of a Skinned Knee
Wendy Mogel, Phd.D., Penguin, $14, 0142196002
13. An Inconvenient Truth
Al Gore, Rodale, $21.95, 1594865671
14. Stuff on My Cat
Mario Garza, Chronicle, $9.95, 0811855384
15. Night
Elie Wiesel, FSG, $9, 0374500010


MASS MARKET


Image1. Mary, Mary
James Patterson, Warner, $9.99, 0446619035
2. Predator
Patricia D. Cornwell, Berkley, $9.99, 0425210278
3. The Camel Club
David Baldacci, Warner, $7.99, 0446615625
4. To Kill a Mockingbird
Harper Lee, Warner, $6.99, 0446310786
5. Ordinary Heroes
Scott Turow, Warner, $7.99, 0446617482
6. Dark Harbor
Stuart Woods, Signet, $9.99, 0451218701
7. Running With Scissors
Augusten Burroughs, St. Martin's, $7.99, 0312938853
8. School Days
Robert B. Parker, Berkley, $7.99, 0425211347
9. The Lincoln Lawyer
Michael Connelly, Warner, $7.99, 0446616451
10. Dance of the Gods
Nora Roberts, Jove, $7.99, 0515141666


CHILDREN'S TITLES


Image1. The End (A Series of Unfortunate Events, Book 13)
Lemony Snicket, Brett Helquist (Illus.), HarperCollins, $12.99, 0064410161
2. Blizzard of the Blue Moon (Magic Tree House #36)
Mary Pope Osborne, Sal Murdocca (Illus.), Random House, $11.95, 0375830375
3. Mommy?
Arthur Yorinks, Maurice Sendak, Michael Di Capua, $24.95, 0439880505
4. The Lost Colony (Artemis Fowl, #5)
Eoin Colfer, Miramax Books, $16.95, 0786849568
5. Fancy Nancy
Jane O'Connor, Robin Preiss Glasser (Illus.), HarperCollins, $15.99, 0060542098
6. Goodnight Moon
Margaret Wise Brown, Clement Hurd (Illus.), HarperCollins, $7.99, 0694003611
7. Is There Really a Human Race?
Jamie Lee Curtis, Laura Cornell (Illus.), Joanna Cotler, $16.99, 0060753463
Image8. Junie B., First Grader: Boo and I Mean It!
Barbara Park, Denise Brunkus (Illus.), Random House, $3.99, 0375828079
9. Angelina's Halloween
Katharine Holabird, Helen Craig (Illus.), Puffin, $5.99, 014240621X
10. Eragon
Christopher Paolini, Knopf, $9.95, 0375826696
11. Your Personal Penguin
Sandra Boynton, Workman, $6.95, 0761143726
12. Tails
Matthew Van Fleet, Red Wagon, $13.95, 0152167730
13. Bud, Not Buddy
Christopher Paul Curtis, Yearling, $5.99, 0440413281
14. The Beatrice Letters
Lemony Snicket, Brett Helquist (Illus.), HarperCollins, $19.99, 0060586583
15. Dooby Dooby Moo
Doreen Cronin, Betsy Lewin (Illus.), Atheneum, $16.95, 0689845073