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WHAT'S HOT IN SOUTHERN INDIES...

Southern Bestsellers 10/29/2006

The Southern Independent Bestseller List, as brought to you by Book Sense and SIBA, for the
week ended Sunday, October 29, 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. For One More Day
Mitch Albom, Hyperion, $21.95, 1401303277
3. The Collectors
David Baldacci, Warner, $26.99, 044653109X
4. On Agate Hill
Lee Smith, Algonquin, $24.95, 1565124529
5. Lisey's Story
Stephen King, Scribner, $28, 0743289412
6. Echo Park
Michael Connelly, Little Brown, $26.99, 0316734950
7. Hundred Dollar Baby
Robert B. Parker, Putnam, $24.95, 0399153764
Image8. What Came Before He Shot Her
Elizabeth George, HarperCollins, $26.95, 0060545623
9. The Road
Cormac McCarthy, Knopf, $24, 0307265439
10. The Mitford Bedside Companion
Jan Karon, Brenda Furman (Ed.), Viking, $26.95, 0670037850
11. The Lay of the Land
Richard Ford, Knopf, $26.95, 0679454683
12. Abundance
Sena Jeter Naslund, Morrow, $26.95, 0060825391
13. Act of Treason
Vince Flynn, Atria, $25.95, 0743270371
14. Short Straw
Stuart Woods, Putnam, $25.95, 0399153683
15. The Thirteenth Tale
Diane Setterfield, Atria, $26, 0743298020

 
HARDCOVER NONFICTION


Image1. The Audacity of Hope
Barack Obama, Crown, $25, 0307237699
2. The Innocent Man
John Grisham, Doubleday, $28.95, 0385517238
3. State of Denial
Bob Woodward, S&S, $30, 0743272234
4. I Feel Bad About My Neck
Nora Ephron, Knopf, $19.95, 0307264556
5. I Like You
Amy Sedaris, Warner, $27.99, 0446578843
6. Barefoot Contessa at Home
Ina Garten, Clarkson Potter, $35, 1400054346
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. Culture Warrior
Bill O'Reilly, Broadway, $26, 0767920929
10. Saving Graces
Elizabeth Edwards, Broadway, $24.95, 0767925378
11. Thunderstruck
Erik Larson, Crown, $25.95, 1400080665
12. Being Dead Is No Excuse
Gayden Metcalfe, Charlotte Hays, Hyperion, $19.95, 1401359345
13. Marley & Me
John Grogan, Morrow, $21.95, 0060817089
14. The Blind Side
Michael Lewis, Norton, $24.95, 039306123X
15. The God Delusion
Richard Dawkins, Houghton Mifflin, $27, 0618680004


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 Widow of the South
Robert Hicks, Warner, $14.99, 0446697435
5. March
Geraldine Brooks, Penguin, $14, 0143036661
6. Snow
Orhan Pamuk, Vintage, $14.95, 0375706860
7. The Historian
Elizabeth Kostova, Back Bay, $15.99, 0316154547
Image8. Saving Fish From Drowning
Amy Tan, Ballantine, $14.95, 034546401X
9. The Shadow of the Wind
Carlos Ruiz Zafon, Penguin, $15, 0143034901
10. Skeleton Coast
Clive Cussler, Berkley, $16, 0425211894
11. The Night Watch
Sarah Waters, Riverhead, $15, 1594482306
12. The History of Love
Nicole Krauss, Norton, $13.95, 0393328627
13. On Beauty
Zadie Smith, Penguin, $15, 0143037749
14. Case Histories
Kate Atkinson, Back Bay, $13.95, 0316010707
15. The Kite Runner
Khaled Hosseini, Riverhead, $14, 1594480001


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. SWAG: Southern Women Aging Gracefully
Melinda Rainey Thompson, John F. Blair, $14.95, 089587329X
7. Flags of Our Fathers
James Bradley, Bantam, $14, 0553384155
Image8. An Inconvenient Truth
Al Gore, Rodale, $21.95, 1594865671
9. Dry
Augusten Burroughs, Picador, $14, 0312423799
10. The Tipping Point
Malcolm Gladwell, Back Bay, $14.95, 0316346624
11. Night
Elie Wiesel, FSG, $9, 0374500010
12. A Walk in the Woods
Bill Bryson, Broadway, $14.95, 0767902521
13. A Southern Belle Primer
Maryln Schwartz, Broadway, $11.95, 0767925270
14. What to Expect When You're Expecting
Heidi E. Murkoff, et al., Workman, $13.95, 0761121323
15. The Tender Bar
J.R. Moehringer, Hyperion, $14.95, 0786888768


MASS MARKET


Image1. The Camel Club
David Baldacci, Warner, $7.99, 0446615625
2. Flags of Our Fathers
James Bradley, Bantam, $7.99, 0553589083
3. Ordinary Heroes
Scott Turow, Warner, $7.99, 0446617482
4. To Kill a Mockingbird
Harper Lee, Warner, $6.99, 0446310786
5. Mary, Mary
James Patterson, Warner, $9.99, 0446619035
6. Predator
Patricia D. Cornwell, Berkley, $9.99, 0425210278
7. The Lincoln Lawyer
Michael Connelly, Warner, $7.99, 0446616451
8. The Catcher in the Rye
J.D. Salinger, Warner, $6.99, 0316769487
9. Running With Scissors
Augusten Burroughs, St. Martin's, $7.99, 0312938853
10. Dark Harbor
Stuart Woods, Signet, $9.99, 0451218701


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. Goodnight Moon
Margaret Wise Brown, Clement Hurd (Illus.), HarperCollins, $7.99, 0694003611
5. The Lost Colony (Artemis Fowl, #5)
Eoin Colfer, Miramax Books, $16.95, 0786849568
6. Jan Karon Presents: Violet Comes to Stay
Melanie Cecka, Emily Arnold McCully (Illus.), Viking, $15.99, 0670060739
7. Fancy Nancy
Jane O'Connor, Robin Preiss Glasser (Illus.), HarperCollins, $15.99, 0060542098
Image8. Angelina's Halloween
Katharine Holabird, Helen Craig (Illus.), Puffin, $5.99, 014240621X
9. The Fierce Yellow Pumpkin
Margaret Wise Brown, Richard Egielski (Illus.), HarperTrophy, $6.99, 0064435342
10. Is There Really a Human Race?
Jamie Lee Curtis, Laura Cornell (Illus.), Joanna Cotler, $16.99, 0060753463
11. Room on the Broom
Julia Donaldson, Axel Scheffler (Illus.), Puffin, $6.99, 0142501123
12. Where the Wild Things Are
Maurice Sendak, HarperCollins, $16.95, 0060254920
13. Pirateology
Captain William Lubber, Candlewick, $19.99, 0763631434
14. Dora's Spooky Halloween
Sonali Fry, S&S, $5.99, 1416924825
15. Eragon
Christopher Paolini, Knopf, $10.95, 0375826696