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books3.gifThis week's Northwest Bestsellers list includes four Northwest authors. Back this week are: The Art of Racing in the Rain, by Garth Stein; The Other by David Guterson; and Mary Dahiem's Scots on the Rocks. The paperback reprint of J.A. Jance's Justice Denied is also on the list.

This week's Northwest Bestsellers list includes four Northwest authors. Back this week are: The Art of Racing in the Rain, by Garth Stein; The Other by David Guterson; and Mary Dahiem's Scots on the Rocks. The paperback reprint of J.A. Jance's Justice Denied is also on the list.  Week ending July 20, 2008. Order these books 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 Story of Edgar Sawtelle, David Wroblewski  
3. The Host, Stephenie Meyer  
4. The Other, David Guterson  
5. The Enchantress of Florence, Salman Rushdie   
6. The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao, Junot Diaz  
7. So Brave, Young, and Handsome, Leif Enger  
8. Swan Peak, James Lee Burke  
9. Fearless Fourteen, Janet Evanovich  
10. Rules of Deception, Christopher Reich   

HARDCOVER NONFICTION

1. When You Are Engulfed in Flames, David Sedaris  
2. Goodnight Bush, Erich Origen, Gan Golan  
3. My Stroke of Insight, Jill Bolte Taylor 
4. The Last Lecture, Randy Pausch  
5. The Prosecution of George W. Bush for Murder, Vincent Bugliosi  
6. The Dark Side, Jane Mayer 
7. The Post-American World, Fareed Zakaria 
8. In Defense of Food, Michael Pollan 
9. What Happened, Scott McClellan 
10. Deceptively Delicious, Jessica Seinfeld  

MASS MARKET   

1. Lean Mean Thirteen, Janet Evanovich  
2. The Pillars of the Earth, Ken Follett 
3. The Tin Roof Blowdown, James Lee Burke  
4. Ender's Game, Orson Scott Card 
5. Little Tiny Teeth, Aaron Elkins  
6. Justice Denied, J.A. Jance  
7. 1984, George Orwell 
8. Scots on the Rocks, Mary Daheim 
9. The Name of the Wind, Patrick Rothfuss  
10. Suffer the Little Children, Donna Leon 

CHILDREN'S TITLES

1. Twilight, Stephenie Meyer  
2. New Moon (Twilight, Book 2), Stephenie Meyer  
3. The Time Paradox (Artemis Fowl, Book 6), Eoin Colfer  
4. Eclipse (Twilight, Book 3), Stephenie Meyer 
5. The Book Thief, Markus Zusak   
6. Gallop!, Rufus Butler Seder  
7. The Battle of the Labyrinth (Percy Jackson and the Olympians, Book 4), Rick Riordan  
8. Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Rodrick Rules, Jeff Kinney 
9. Cats of the Clans, Erin Hunter, Wayne McLoughlin (Illus.)  
10. The Sea of Monsters (Percy Jackson and the Olympians, Book 2), Rick Riordan  

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