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WHAT'S HOT IN SOUTHERN INDIES...

Southern Bestsellers 1/21/2007

The Southern Independent Bestseller List, as brought to you by Book Sense and SIBA, for the
week ended Sunday, January 14, 2007. 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, 9780375509322
2. Water for Elephants
Sara Gruen, Algonquin, $23.95, 9781565124998
3. Exile
Richard North Patterson, Holt, $26, 9780805079470
4. The Sweet Potato Queens' First Big-Ass Novel
Jill Conner Browne, S&S, $22.95, 9780743278270
5. Cross
James Patterson, Little Brown, $27.99, 9780316159791
6. The Boleyn Inheritance
Philippa Gregory, Touchstone, $25.95, 9780743272506
7. Plum Lovin'
Janet Evanovich, St. Martin's, $16.95, 9780312306342
Image8. Nature Girl
Carl Hiaasen, Knopf, $25.95, 9780307262998
9. True Evil
Greg Iles, Scribner, $25.95, 9780743292498
10. For One More Day
Mitch Albom, Hyperion, $21.95, 9781401303273
11. Dust
Martha Grimes, Viking, $25.95, 9780670037865
12. On Agate Hill
Lee Smith, Algonquin, $24.95, 9781565124523
13. Dear John
Nicholas Sparks, Warner, $24.99, 9780446528054
14. Next
Michael Crichton, HarperCollins, $27.95, 9780060872984
15. Suite Francaise
Irene Nemirovsky, Knopf, $25, 9781400044733

 
HARDCOVER NONFICTION


Image1. You: On a Diet
Michael F. Roizen, M.D., Mehmet C. Oz, M.D., Free Press, $25, 9780743292542
2. The Audacity of Hope
Barack Obama, Crown, $25, 9780307237699
3. You: On a Diet
Michael F. Roizen, M.D., Mehmet C. Oz, M.D., Free Press, $25, 9780743292542
4. Palestine
Jimmy Carter, S&S, $27, 9780743285025
5. I Feel Bad About My Neck
Nora Ephron, Knopf, $19.95, 9780307264558
6. About Alice
Calvin Trillin, Random House, $14.95, 9781400066155
7. The Intellectual Devotional
David S. Kidder, Noah D. Oppenheim, Rodale, $22.50, 9781594865138
Image8. The Innocent Man
John Grisham, Doubleday, $28.95, 9780385517232
9. Culture Warrior
Bill O'Reilly, Broadway, $26, 9780767920926
10. Being Dead Is No Excuse
Gayden Metcalfe, Charlotte Hays, Hyperion, $19.95, 9781401359348
11. The God Delusion
Richard Dawkins, Houghton Mifflin, $27, 9780618680009
12. Marley & Me
John Grogan, Morrow, $21.95, 9780060817084
13. I Like You
Amy Sedaris, Warner, $27.99, 9780446578844
14. Sea of Thunder
Evan Thomas, S&S, $27, 9780743252218
15. Thunderstruck
Erik Larson, Crown, $25.95, 9781400080663


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, 9780812968064
3. The Inheritance of Loss
Kiran Desai, Grove, $14, 9780802142818
4. The History of Love
Nicole Krauss, Norton, $13.95, 9780393328622
5. The Kite Runner
Khaled Hosseini, Riverhead, $14, 9781594480003
6. My Sister's Keeper
Jodi Picoult, Washington Square, $14, 9780743454537
7. Snow
Orhan Pamuk, Vintage, $14.95, 9780375706868
Image8. The Shadow of the Wind
Carlos Ruiz Zafon, Penguin, $15, 9780143034902
9. Case Histories
Kate Atkinson, Back Bay, $13.95, 9780316010702
10. March
Geraldine Brooks, Penguin, $14, 9780143036661
11. On Beauty
Zadie Smith, Penguin, $15, 9780143037743
12. Life of Pi
Yann Martel, Harvest, $14, 9780156027328
13. Arthur & George
Julian Barnes, Vintage, $14.95, 9781400097036
14. The Great Gatsby
F. Scott Fitzgerald, Scribner, $12.95, 9780743273565
15. The Other Boleyn Girl
Philippa Gregory, Touchstone, $16, 9780743227445


TRADE PAPERBACK NONFICTION


Image1. Dreams From My Father
Barack Obama, Three Rivers, $14.95, 9781400082773
2. The Worst Hard Time
Timothy Egan, Mariner, $14.95, 9780618773473
3. The Glass Castle
Jeannette Walls, Scribner, $14, 9780743247542
4. The Devil in the White City
Erik Larson, Vintage, $14.95, 9780375725609
5. The Places in Between
Rory Stewart, Harvest, $14, 9780156031561
6. The City of Falling Angels
John Berendt, Penguin, $15, 9780143036937
7. The Iraq Study Group Report
The Iraq Study Group, Vintage, $10.95, 9780307386564
Image8. The Tender Bar
J.R. Moehringer, Hyperion, $14.95, 9780786888764
9. 1,000 Places to See Before You Die
Patricia Schultz, Workman, $18.95, 9780761104841
10. Night
Elie Wiesel, FSG, $9, 9780374500016
11. A Man Without a Country
Kurt Vonnegut, Jr., Random House, $13.95, 9780812977363
12. Gift From the Sea
Anne Morrow Lindbergh, Pantheon, $9.95, 9780679732419
13. 1491
Charles C. Mann, Vintage, $14.95, 9781400032051
14. 90 Minutes in Heaven
Don Piper, Revell, $12.99, 9780800759490
15. In Cold Blood
Truman Capote, Vintage, $14, 9780679745587


MASS MARKET


Image1. To Kill a Mockingbird
Harper Lee, Warner, $6.99, 9780446310789
2. Turning Angel
Greg Iles, Pocket, $9.99, 9780743454162
3. Sweetwater Creek
Anne Rivers Siddons, HarperCollins, $9.99, 9780060837013
4. The Catcher in the Rye
J.D. Salinger, Warner, $6.99, 9780316769488
5. The South Beach Diet
Arthur Agatston, M.D., St. Martin's, $7.99, 9780312991197
6. The Hunt Club
John Lescroart, Signet, $9.99, 9780451220103
7. Honeymoon
James Patterson, Howard Roughan, Warner, $7.99, 9780446613378
8. S Is for Silence
Sue Grafton, Berkley, $7.99, 9780425212691
9. The Cat Who Dropped a Bombshell
Lilian Jackson Braun, Jove, $7.99, 9780515142419
10. False Impression
Jeffrey Archer, St. Martin's, $9.99, 9780312939779


CHILDREN'S TITLES


Image1. Forever in Blue (The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants, #4)
Ann Brashares, Delacorte, $18.99, 9780385729369
2. Junie B. Jones and the Mushy Gushy Valentine
Barbara Park, Random House, $3.99, 9780375800399
3. Eragon
Christopher Paolini, Laurel-Leaf, $6.99, 9780440238485
4. Fancy Nancy
Jane O'Connor, Robin Preiss Glasser (Illus.), HarperCollins, $16.99, 9780060542092
5. Hoot
Carl Hiaasen, Yearling, $6.50, 9780440421702
6. Pirateology
Captain William Lubber, Candlewick, $19.99, 9780763631437
7. Where the Wild Things Are
Maurice Sendak, HarperCollins, $16.95, 9780060254926
Image8. Goodnight Moon
Margaret Wise Brown, Clement Hurd (Illus.), HarperCollins, $7.99, 9780694003617
9. Bridge to Terabithia
Katherine Paterson, HarperCollins, $6.99, 9780064401845
10. Dog Heaven
Cynthia Rylant, Cynthia Rylant (Illus.), Scholastic, $16.95, 9780590417013
11. Twilight
Stephenie Meyer, Megan Tingley, $8.99, 9780316015844
12. New Moon
Stephenie Meyer, Megan Tingley, $17.99, 9780316160193
13. Season of the Sandstorms (Magic Tree House Series #34)
Mary Pope Osborne, Salvatore Murdocca (Illus.), Random House, $4.99,
9780375830327
14. Inkheart
Cornelia Funke, Chicken House, $7.99, 9780439709101
15. Ender's Game
Orson Scott Card, Starscape, $5.99, 9780765342294