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

Southern Bestsellers 11/19/2006

The Southern Independent Bestseller List, as brought to you by Book Sense and SIBA, for the
week ended Sunday, November 19, 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. Nature Girl
Carl Hiaasen, Knopf, $25.95, 0307262995
3. Cross
James Patterson, Little Brown, $27.99, 0316159794
4. Blue Christmas
Mary Kay Andrews, HarperCollins, $14.95, 0060837349
5. Wild Fire
Nelson DeMille, Warner, $26.99, 044657967X
6. Dear John
Nicholas Sparks, Warner, $24.99, 0446528056
7. On Agate Hill
Lee Smith, Algonquin, $24.95, 1565124529
Image8. For One More Day
Mitch Albom, Hyperion, $21.95, 1401303277
9. Water for Elephants
Sara Gruen, Algonquin, $23.95, 1565124995
10. The Collectors
David Baldacci, Warner, $26.99, 044653109X
11. The Rising Tide
Jeff Shaara, Ballantine, $27.95, 034546141X
12. The Road
Cormac McCarthy, Knopf, $24, 0307265439
13. Echo Park
Michael Connelly, Little Brown, $26.99, 0316734950
14. Lisey's Story
Stephen King, Scribner, $28, 0743289412
15. Home to Big Stone Gap
Adriana Trigiani, Random House, $25.95, 1400060087

 
HARDCOVER NONFICTION


Image1. The Audacity of Hope
Barack Obama, Crown, $25, 0307237699
2. The Innocent Man
John Grisham, Doubleday, $28.95, 0385517238
3. I Feel Bad About My Neck
Nora Ephron, Knopf, $19.95, 0307264556
4. The Life and Times of the Thunderbolt Kid
Bill Bryson, Broadway, $25, 076791936X
5. Marley & Me
John Grogan, Morrow, $21.95, 0060817089
6. You: On a Diet
Michael F. Roizen, M.D., Mehmet C. Oz, M.D., Free Press, $25, 0743292545
7. Barefoot Contessa at Home
Ina Garten, Clarkson Potter, $35, 1400054346
Image8. Paula Deen Celebrates!
Paula H. Deen, S&S, $26, 0743278119
9. Thunderstruck
Erik Larson, Crown, $25.95, 1400080665
10. I Like You
Amy Sedaris, Warner, $27.99, 0446578843
11. State of Denial
Bob Woodward, S&S, $30, 0743272234
12. The Official Guide to Christmas in the South
David C. Barnette, Morrow, $14.95, 0060850531
13. Culture Warrior
Bill O'Reilly, Broadway, $26, 0767920929
14. Saving Graces
Elizabeth Edwards, Broadway, $24.95, 0767925378
15. Home
John Edwards, HarperCollins, $29.95, 0060884541


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. Light From Heaven
Jan Karon, Penguin, $13.95, 0143037706
4. The Kite Runner
Khaled Hosseini, Riverhead, $14, 1594480001
5. The Lighthouse
P.D. James, Vintage, $13.95, 0307275736
6. The Inheritance of Loss
Kiran Desai, Grove, $14, 0802142818
7. The History of Love
Nicole Krauss, Norton, $13.95, 0393328627
Image8. Snow
Orhan Pamuk, Vintage, $14.95, 0375706860
9. The Widow of the South
Robert Hicks, Warner, $14.99, 0446697435
10. March
Geraldine Brooks, Penguin, $14, 0143036661
11. On Beauty
Zadie Smith, Penguin, $15, 0143037749
12. Wicked
Gregory Maguire, Regan Books, $16, 0060987103
13. The Night Watch
Sarah Waters, Riverhead, $15, 1594482306
14. The Tenth Circle
Jodi Picoult, Washington Square, $15, 074349671X
15. Saving Fish From Drowning
Amy Tan, Ballantine, $14.95, 034546401X


TRADE PAPERBACK NONFICTION


Image11. The Glass Castle
Jeannette Walls, Scribner, $14, 074324754X
2. Bad President
R.D. Rosen, et al., Workman, $8.95, 0761146202
3. The Devil in the White City
Erik Larson, Vintage, $14.95, 0375725601
4. Running With Scissors
Augusten Burroughs, Picador, $14, 0312425414
5. 1491
Charles C. Mann, Vintage, $14.95, 1400032059
6. Flags of Our Fathers
James Bradley, Bantam, $14, 0553384155
7. What to Expect When You're Expecting
Heidi E. Murkoff, et al., Workman, $13.95, 0761121323
Image8. Fix-It and Forget-It Cookbook
Dawn J. Ranck, Good Books, $16.95, 1561483397
9. The End of Faith
Sam Harris, Norton, $13.95, 0393327655
10. The World Almanac and Book of Facts 2007
World Almanac (Eds.), World Almanac, $12.99, 0886879957
11. 1,000 Places to See Before You Die
Patricia Schultz, Workman, $18.95, 0761104844
12. Night
Elie Wiesel, FSG, $9, 0374500010
13. Born to Kvetch
Michael Wex, Harper Perennial, $13.95, 0061132179
14. Bad Cat
Jim Edgar, Workman, $9.95, 0761136193
15. Rachael Ray 2, 4, 6, 8
Rachael Ray, Clarkson Potter, $19.95, 1400082560


MASS MARKET


Image1. Lord of the Flies
William Golding, Berkley, $7.95, 0399501487
2. To Kill a Mockingbird
Harper Lee, Warner, $6.99, 0446310786
3. The Camel Club
David Baldacci, Warner, $7.99, 0446615625
4. Mary, Mary
James Patterson, Warner, $9.99, 0446619035
5. Ordinary Heroes
Scott Turow, Warner, $7.99, 0446617482
6. Flags of Our Fathers
James Bradley, Bantam, $7.99, 0553589083
7. Predator
Patricia D. Cornwell, Berkley, $9.99, 0425210278
8. Thanksgiving
Janet Evanovich, HarperTorch, $7.99, 0060598808
9. A Redbird Christmas
Fannie Flagg, Fawcett, $6.99, 0345480260
10. Valley of Silence
Nora Roberts, Jove, $7.99, 0515141674


CHILDREN'S TITLES


Image1. The End (A Series of Unfortunate Events, Book 13)
Lemony Snicket, Brett Helquist (Illus.), HarperCollins, $12.99, 0064410161
2. Fancy Nancy
Jane O'Connor, Robin Preiss Glasser (Illus.), HarperCollins, $15.99, 0060542098
3. Goodnight Moon
Margaret Wise Brown, Clement Hurd (Illus.), HarperCollins, $7.99, 0694003611
4. Blizzard of the Blue Moon (Magic Tree House #36)
Mary Pope Osborne, Sal Murdocca (Illus.), Random House, $11.95, 0375830375
5. Eragon
Christopher Paolini, Laurel-Leaf, $6.99, 044023848X
6. The Polar Express
Chris Van Allsburg, Houghton Mifflin, $18.95, 0395389496
7. Pirateology
Captain William Lubber, Candlewick, $19.99, 0763631434
Image8. Your Personal Penguin
Sandra Boynton, Workman, $6.95, 0761143726
9. Mommy?
Arthur Yorinks, Maurice Sendak, Michael Di Capua, $24.95, 0439880505
10. Captain Underpants and the Preposterous Plight of the Purple Potty People
Dav Pilkey, Scholastic, $4.99, 0439376149
11. Hoot
Carl Hiaasen, Yearling, $6.50, 0440421705
12. Pat the Bunny
Dorothy Kunhardt, Golden, $9.99, 0307120007
13. Peter and the Starcatchers
Dave Barry, Ridley Pearson, Disney, $7.99, 078684907X
14. Where the Wild Things Are
Maurice Sendak, HarperCollins, $16.95, 0060254920
15. The Care & Keeping of You
Valorie Lee Schaefer, Norm Bendell (Illus.), Pleasant Company, $9.95, 1562476661