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WHAT'S HOT THIS WEEK IN SOUTHERN INDIES...

Southern Bestsellers 11/05/2006

The Southern Independent Bestseller List, as brought to you by Book Sense and SIBA, for the
week ended Sunday, November 5, 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. Dear John
Nicholas Sparks, Warner, $24.99, 0446528056
3. The Collectors
David Baldacci, Warner, $26.99, 044653109X
4. For One More Day
Mitch Albom, Hyperion, $21.95, 1401303277
5. The Road
Cormac McCarthy, Knopf, $24, 0307265439
6. The Lay of the Land
Richard Ford, Knopf, $26.95, 0679454683
7. Home to Big Stone Gap
Adriana Trigiani, Random House, $25.95, 1400060087
Image8. Echo Park
Michael Connelly, Little Brown, $26.99, 0316734950
9. What Came Before He Shot Her
Elizabeth George, HarperCollins, $26.95, 0060545623
10. Abundance
Sena Jeter Naslund, Morrow, $26.95, 0060825391
11. Hundred-Dollar Baby
Robert B. Parker, Putnam, $24.95, 0399153764
12. Lisey's Story
Stephen King, Scribner, $28, 0743289412
13. Water for Elephants
Sara Gruen, Algonquin, $23.95, 1565124995
14. On Agate Hill
Lee Smith, Algonquin, $24.95, 1565124529
15. Short Straw
Stuart Woods, Putnam, $25.95, 0399153683

 
HARDCOVER NONFICTION


Image1. The Audacity of Hope
Barack Obama, Crown, $25, 0307237699
2. The Innocent Man
John Grisham, Doubleday, $28.95, 0385517238
3. You: On a Diet
Michael F. Roizen, Mehmet C. Oz, Free Press, $25, 0743292545
4. State of Denial
Bob Woodward, S&S, $30, 0743272234
5. I Feel Bad About My Neck
Nora Ephron, Knopf, $19.95, 0307264556
6. I Like You
Amy Sedaris, Warner, $27.99, 0446578843
7. Paula Deen Celebrates!
Paula H. Deen, S&S, $26, 0743278119
Image8. French Women for All Seasons
Mireille Guiliano, Knopf, $24.95, 0307265234
9. Thunderstruck
Erik Larson, Crown, $25.95, 1400080665
10. Barefoot Contessa at Home
Ina Garten, Clarkson Potter, $35, 1400054346
11. Marley & Me
John Grogan, Morrow, $21.95, 0060817089
12. The Life and Times of the Thunderbolt Kid
Bill Bryson, Broadway, $25, 076791936X
13. The Mitford Bedside Companion
Jan Karon, Brenda Furman (Ed.), Viking, $26.95, 0670037850
14. The God Delusion
Richard Dawkins, Houghton Mifflin, $27, 0618680004
15. Saving Graces
Elizabeth Edwards, Broadway, $24.95, 0767925378


TRADE PAPERBACK FICTION


Image1. The Memory Keeper's Daughter
Kim Edwards, Penguin, $14, 0143037145
2. Light From Heaven
Jan Karon, Penguin, $13.95, 0143037706
3. Snow Flower and the Secret Fan
Lisa See, Random House, $13.95, 0812968069
4. The Lighthouse
P.D. James, Vintage, $13.95, 0307275736
5. The Shadow of the Wind
Carlos Ruiz Zafon, Penguin, $15, 0143034901
6. Saving Fish From Drowning
Amy Tan, Ballantine, $14.95, 034546401X
7. The Kite Runner
Khaled Hosseini, Riverhead, $14, 1594480001
Image8. Snow
Orhan Pamuk, Vintage, $14.95, 0375706860
9. The History of Love
Nicole Krauss, Norton, $13.95, 0393328627
10. The Night Watch
Sarah Waters, Riverhead, $15, 1594482306
11. The Historian
Elizabeth Kostova, Back Bay, $15.99, 0316154547
12. On Beauty
Zadie Smith, Penguin, $15, 0143037749
13. March
Geraldine Brooks, Penguin, $14, 0143036661
14. The Widow of the South
Robert Hicks, Warner, $14.99, 0446697435
15. The Inheritance of Loss
Kiran Desai, Grove, $14, 0802142818


TRADE PAPERBACK NONFICTION


Image11. The Glass Castle
Jeannette Walls, Scribner, $14, 074324754X
2. Running With Scissors
Augusten Burroughs, Picador, $14, 0312425414
3. Bad President
R.D. Rosen, et al., Workman, $8.95, 0761146202
4. The City of Falling Angels
John Berendt, Penguin, $15, 0143036939
5. The Devil in the White City
Erik Larson, Vintage, $14.95, 0375725601
6. Team of Rivals
Doris Kearns Goodwin, S&S, $19.95, 0743270754
7. Dr. Gott's No Flour, No Sugar Diet
Peter H. Gott, M.D., Quill Driver Books, $14.95, 1884956521
8. 1491
Charles C. Mann, Vintage, $14.95, 1400032059
Image9. Dreams From My Father
Barack Obama, Three Rivers, $14.95, 1400082773
10. Marie Antoinette
Antonia Fraser, Anchor, $16.95, 0307277747
11. SWAG: Southern Women Aging Gracefully
Melinda Rainey Thompson, John F. Blair, $14.95, 089587329X
12. Rich Dad, Poor Dad
Robert Kiyosaki, Warner, $16.95, 0446677450
13. Night
Elie Wiesel, FSG, $9, 0374500010
14. The Tender Bar
J.R. Moehringer, Hyperion, $14.95, 0786888768
15. An Inconvenient Truth
Al Gore, Rodale, $21.95, 1594865671


MASS MARKET


Image1. Valley of Silence
Nora Roberts, Jove, $7.99, 0515141674
2. Running With Scissors
Augusten Burroughs, St. Martin's, $7.99, 0312938853
3. To Kill a Mockingbird
Harper Lee, Warner, $6.99, 0446310786
4. Dark Harbor
Stuart Woods, Signet, $9.99, 0451218701
5. Thanksgiving
Janet Evanovich, HarperTorch, $7.99, 0060598808
6. Anansi Boys
Neil Gaiman, HarperTorch, $7.99, 0060515198
7. Predator
Patricia D. Cornwell, Berkley, $9.99, 0425210278
8. The Camel Club
David Baldacci, Warner, $7.99, 0446615625
9. Ordinary Heroes
Scott Turow, Warner, $7.99, 0446617482
10. Flags of Our Fathers
James Bradley, Bantam, $7.99, 0553589083


CHILDREN'S TITLES


Image1. The End (A Series of Unfortunate Events, Book 13)
Lemony Snicket, Brett Helquist (Illus.), HarperCollins, $12.99, 0064410161
2. Eragon
Christopher Paolini, Laurel-Leaf, $6.99, 044023848X
3. Is There Really a Human Race?
Jamie Lee Curtis, Laura Cornell (Illus.), Joanna Cotler, $16.99, 0060753463
4. Goodnight Moon
Margaret Wise Brown, Clement Hurd (Illus.), HarperCollins, $7.99, 0694003611
5. Mommy?
Arthur Yorinks, Maurice Sendak, Michael Di Capua, $24.95, 0439880505
6. Jan Karon Presents: Violet Comes to Stay
Melanie Cecka, Emily Arnold McCully (Illus.), Viking, $15.99, 0670060739
7. Blizzard of the Blue Moon (Magic Tree House #36)
Mary Pope Osborne, Sal Murdocca (Illus.), Random House, $11.95, 0375830375
Image8. Brown Bear, Brown Bear, What Do You See?
Bill Martin, Eric Carle (Illus.), Holt, $7.95, 0805047905
9. The Lost Colony (Artemis Fowl, #5)
Eoin Colfer, Miramax Books, $16.95, 0786849568
10. Fancy Nancy
Jane O'Connor, Robin Preiss Glasser (Illus.), HarperCollins, $15.99, 0060542098
11. Pat the Bunny
Dorothy Kunhardt, Golden, $9.99, 0307120007
12. Your Personal Penguin
Sandra Boynton, Workman, $6.95, 0761143726
13. Pirateology
Captain William Lubber, Candlewick, $19.99, 0763631434
14. Christmas
Robert Sabuda, Orchard, $12.99, 0439845688
15. The Miraculous Journey of Edward Tulane
Kate DiCamillo, Candlewick, $18.99, 0763625892