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books3.gifThe Eleventh Man is on the Pacific Northwest Bestsellers list first week out. Also on this week’s list are: Garth Stein's The Art of Racing in the Rain, Christopher Paolini's Brisingr, and Sherman Alexie's The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian. 

The Eleventh Man is on the Pacific Northwest Bestsellers list first week out. Also on this week’s list are: Garth Stein's The Art of Racing in the Rain, Christopher Paolini's Brisingr, and Sherman Alexie's The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian.

HARDCOVER FICTION
1. The Story of Edgar Sawtelle, David Wroblewski  
2. The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society, Mary Ann Shaffer, Annie Barrows   
3. The Eleventh Man, Ivan Doig 
4. The Art of Racing in the Rain, Garth Stein   
5. The Comforts of a Muddy Saturday, Alexander McCall Smith 
6. The Lucky One, Nicholas Sparks  
7. Ballistics, Billy Collins 
8. The Host, Stephenie Meyer  
9. The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo, Stieg Larsson  
10. Anathem, Neal Stephenson   

HARDCOVER NONFICTION
1. Hot, Flat, and Crowded, Thomas L. Friedman  
2. Dewey, Vicki Myron   
3. The Limits of Power, Andrew J. Bacevich   
4. Goodnight Bush, Erich Origen, Gan Golan  
5. The Snowball, Alice Schroeder  
6. The Last Lecture, Randy Pausch  
7. When You Are Engulfed in Flames, David Sedaris
8. The Forever War, Dexter Filkins 
9. A Bold Fresh Piece of Humanity, Bill O'Reilly 
10. Acedia & Me, Kathleen Norris  

MASS MARKET   
1. Confessor, Terry Goodkind  
2. To Kill a Mockingbird, Harper Lee 
3. Nights in Rodanthe, Nicholas Sparks  
4. The Pillars of the Earth, Ken Follett 
5. The Audacity of Hope, Barack Obama  
6. Making Money, Terry Pratchett  
7. Dead Heat, Dick Francis, Felix Francis
8. Sweet Revenge, Diane Mott Davidson  
9. Dark of the Moon, John Sandford  
10. Stone Cold, David Baldacci

CHILDREN'S TITLES
1. Brisingr (Inheritance, Book 3), Christopher Paolini 
2. Twilight, Stephenie Meyer  
3. New Moon (Twilight, Book 2), Stephenie Meyer 
4. Breaking Dawn (Twilight, Book 4), Stephenie Meyer  
5. Eclipse (Twilight, Book 3), Stephenie Meyer  
6. Inkdeath, Cornelia Funke  
7. Gallop!, Rufus Butler Seder 
8. Maze of Bones (39 Clues, #1), Rick Riordan  
9. The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian, Sherman Alexie  
10. The Book Thief, Markus Zusak    

Shop Local: Order through Anacortes-based northwest-books.com or visit Watermark Books in downtown Anacortes.

The Pacific Northwest Indie Bestseller List, as brought to you by northwest-books.com , IndieBound and PNBA, or the week ended Sunday, October 5, 2008. Based on reporting from the independent booksellers of the Pacific Northwest Booksellers Association and IndieBound.

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