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books3.gifThe Eleventh Man is on the Pacific Northwest Bestsellers list this week, as well as Garth Stein's The Art of Racing in the Rain. Christopher Paolini's Brisingr is on the Children's Books list. Sherman Alexie's The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian has dropped off the top ten Children's Books list.

The Eleventh Man is on the Pacific Northwest Bestsellers list this week, as well as Garth Stein's The Art of Racing in the Rain. Christopher Paolini's Brisingr is on the Children's Books list. Sherman Alexie's The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian has dropped off the top ten Children's Books list. Week ending October 19, 2008. 

HARDCOVER FICTION

1. The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society, Mary Ann Shaffer, Annie Barrows
2. The Eleventh Man, Ivan Doig
3. The Brass Verdict, Michael Connelly
4. A Most Wanted Man, John le Carre
5. The Story of Edgar Sawtelle, David Wroblewski
6. The Art of Racing in the Rain, Garth Stein
7. Anathem, Neal Stephenson
8. The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo, Stieg Larsson
9. The Given Day, Dennis Lehane
10. A Lion Among Men, Gregory Maguire

HARDCOVER NONFICTION

1. The Wordy Shipmates, Sarah Vowell
2. Goodnight Bush, Erich Origen, Gan Golan
3. Hot, Flat, and Crowded, Thomas L. Friedman
4. Dewey, Vicki Myron
5. The Limits of Power, Andrew J. Bacevich
6. The Last Lecture, Randy Pausch
7. Bad Money, Kevin Phillips
8. Letter to My Daughter, Maya Angelou
9. The Snowball, Alice Schroeder
10. Finding Beauty in a Broken World, Terry Tempest Williams

MASS MARKET

1. To Kill a Mockingbird, Harper Lee
2. Now and Then, Robert B. Parker
3. Making Money, Terry Pratchett
4. Friends in High Places, Donna Leon
5. Terminatrix: The Sarah Palin Chronicles, Wasilla Iron Dog Gazette (Ed.)
6. Wicked, Gregory Maguire
7. The Pillars of the Earth, Ken Follett
8. Dark of the Moon, John Sandford
9. Dead Until Dark, Charlaine Harris
10. Confessor, Terry Goodkind

CHILDREN'S TITLES

1. Twilight, Stephenie Meyer
2. New Moon (Twilight, Book 2), Stephenie Meyer
3. Brisingr (Inheritance, Book 3), Christopher Paolini
4. Eclipse (Twilight, Book 3), Stephenie Meyer
5. Breaking Dawn (Twilight, Book 4), Stephenie Meyer
6. Inkdeath, Cornelia Funke
7. Goodnight Moon, Margaret Wise Brown, Clement Hurd (Illus.)
8. Diary of a Wimpy Kid Do-It-Yourself Book, Jeff Kinney
9. Gallop!, Rufus Butler Seder
The Book Thief, Markus Zusak

The Pacific Northwest Indie Bestseller List, as brought to you by northwest-books.com , IndieBound and PNBA, is based on reporting from the independent booksellers of the Pacific Northwest Booksellers Association and IndieBound. 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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