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books3.gif Four Northwest authors on this week's bestsellers list. Garth Stein's The Art of Racing in the Rain, Chuck Palahniuk's Snuff, The Other by David Guterson and a mass market paperback, Always Dakota by Debbie Macomber. Week ending June 8, 2008.

Four Northwest authors on this week's bestsellers list. Garth Stein's The Art of Racing in the Rain, Chuck Palahniuk's Snuff, The Other by David Guterson and a mass market paperback, Always Dakota by Debbie Macomber. Week ending June 8, 2008.

These books are available through Anacortes-based northwest-books.com or at Watermark Books in Anacortes.

HARDCOVER FICTION

1. The Art of Racing in the Rain, Garth Stein
2. The Other, David Guterson
3. The Host, Stephenie Meyer
4. Nothing to Lose, Lee Child
5. The Spies of Warsaw, Alan Furst
6. Snuff, Chuck Palahniuk
7. Careless in Red, Elizabeth George
8. The Enchantress of Florence, Salman Rushdie
9. Unaccustomed Earth, Jhumpa Lahiri
10. The Garden of Last Days, Andre Dubus III

HARDCOVER NONFICTION

1. When You Are Engulfed in Flames, David Sedaris
2. What Happened, Scott McClellan
3. The Last Lecture, Randy Pausch
4. In Defense of Food, Michael Pollan
5. Just Who Will You Be?, Maria Shriver
6. The Post-American World, Fareed Zakaria
7. The Downhill Lie, Carl Hiaasen
8. What Now?, Ann Patchett
9. A Voyage Long and Strange, Tony Horwitz
10. JFK and the Unspeakable, James W. Douglass

MASS MARKET

1. The Pillars of the Earth, Ken Follett
2. Suffer the Little Children, Donna Leon
3. Always Dakota, Debbie Macomber
4. Up in Honey's Room, Elmore Leonard
5. Slaughterhouse-Five, Kurt Vonnegut
6. Robert Ludlum's The Bourne Betrayal, Eric Van Lustbader
7. Outlander, Diana Gabaldon
8. The Judas Strain, James Rollins
9. To Kill a Mockingbird, Harper Lee
10. Index to Murder, Jo Dereske

CHILDREN'S TITLES

1. Twilight, Stephenie Meyer
2. New Moon , Stephenie Meyer
3. Eclipse, Stephenie Meyer
4. Oh, the Places You'll Go!, Dr. Seuss
5. The Battle of the Labyrinth (Percy Jackson and the Olympians, Book 4), Rick Riordan
6. Diary of a Wimpy Kid, Jeff Kinney
7. Goodnight Moon, Margaret Wise Brown, Clement Hurd (Illus.)
8. Gallop!, Rufus Butler Seder
9. Seekers: The Quest Begins, Erin Hunter
10. Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Rodrick Rules, Jeff Kinney

The Pacific Northwest Independent Bestseller List is based on reporting from the independent booksellers of the Pacific Northwest Booksellers Association and Book Sense. Most of these books aren't books from the Pacific Northwest, but are books that are currently selling well in the Pacific Northwest.

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