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books3.gifFive Northwest authors are on this week's Northwest Bestsellers List. The mass market paperback reprint of Chelsea Cain's Heartsick popped up on the list this week. Her sequel is Sweetheart.

Five Northwest authors are on this week's Northwest Bestsellers List. The mass market paperback reprint of Chelsea Cain's Heartsick popped up on the list this week. Her sequel is Sweetheart. Ivan Doig's The Eleventh Man and Garth Stein's The Art of Racing in the Rain are in the top four. Two young adult books are also on the list: Brisingr, by Christopher Paolini, and Sherman Alexie's The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian. Week ending November 2, 2008.

HARDCOVER FICTION

1. The Story of Edgar Sawtelle, David Wroblewski
2. The Eleventh Man, Ivan Doig
3. The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society, Mary Ann Shaffer, Annie Barrows
4. The Art of Racing in the Rain, Garth Stein
5. The Brass Verdict, Michael Connelly
6. The English Major, Jim Harrison
7. The Gate House, Nelson DeMille
8. A Most Wanted Man, John le Carre
9. Anathem, Neal Stephenson
10. The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo, Stieg Larsson

HARDCOVER NONFICTION

1. Dewey, Vicki Myron
2. My Stroke of Insight, Jill Bolte Taylor
3. The Wordy Shipmates, Sarah Vowell
4. Goodnight Bush, Erich Origen, Gan Golan
5. Hot, Flat, and Crowded, Thomas L. Friedman
6. The Limits of Power, Andrew J. Bacevich
7. The Last Lecture, Randy Pausch
8. When You Are Engulfed in Flames, David Sedaris
9. Barefoot Contessa Back to Basics, Ina Garten
10. Letter to My Daughter, Maya Angelou

MASS MARKET

1. Now and Then, Robert B. Parker
2. The Catcher in the Rye, J.D. Salinger
3. The Pillars of the Earth, Ken Follett
4. To Kill a Mockingbird, Harper Lee
5. The Audacity of Hope, Barack Obama
6. Foul Play, Janet Evanovich
7. Heartsick, Chelsea Cain
8. Dark of the Moon, John Sandford
9. Living Dead in Dallas, Charlaine Harris
10. Duma Key, Stephen King

CHILDREN'S TITLES

1. Twilight, Stephenie Meyer
2. New Moon (Twilight, Book 2), Stephenie Meyer
3. Eclipse (Twilight, Book 3), Stephenie Meyer
4. Brisingr (Inheritance, Book 3), Christopher Paolini
5. Breaking Dawn (Twilight, Book 4), Stephenie Meyer
6. Swing!, Rufus Butler Seder
7. Gallop!, Rufus Butler Seder
8. The Book Thief, Markus Zusak
9. The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian, Sherman Alexie
10. The Graveyard Book, Neil Gaiman, Dave McKean (Illus.)

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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