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books3.gifWow! There are six Northwest authors on this week's Northwest Bestsellers list. The Eleventh Man, by Seattle author Ivan Doig, tops the bestsellers list. Garth Stein's The Art of Racing in the Rain is also on the hardcover list.

Wow! There are six Northwest authors on this week's Northwest Bestsellers list. The Eleventh Man, by Seattle author Ivan Doig, tops the bestsellers list. Garth Stein's The Art of Racing in the Rain is also on the hardcover list. J.A. Jance's Hand of Evil and Chlesea Cain's Heartsick, both thrillers, are on the paperback list. And, on the children's list are: Brisingr, by Christopher Paolini and Sherman Alexie's The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-TIme Indian. Week ending Nov. 16, 2008.

HARDCOVER FICTION

1. The Eleventh Man, Ivan Doig
2. The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society, Mary Ann Shaffer, Annie Barrows
3. A Mercy, Toni Morrison
4. The Art of Racing in the Rain, Garth Stein
5. The Story of Edgar Sawtelle, David Wroblewski
6. The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo, Stieg Larsson
7. Just After Sunset, Stephen King
8. A Lion Among Men, Gregory Maguire
9. The Hour I First Believed, Wally Lamb
10. Home, Marilynne Robinson

HARDCOVER NONFICTION

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

MASS MARKET

1. The Audacity of Hope, Barack Obama
2. Marley & Me, John Grogan
3. The Pillars of the Earth, Ken Follett
4. Making Money, Terry Pratchett
5. Dead Until Dark, Charlaine Harris
6. Hand of Evil, J.A. Jance
7. Now and Then, Robert B. Parker
8. Atlas Shrugged, Ayn Rand
9. Heartsick, Chelsea Cain
10. Down River, John Hart

CHILDREN'S TITLES

1. Twilight, Stephenie Meyer
2. New Moon (Twilight, Book 2), Stephenie Meyer
3. Eclipse (Twilight, Book 3), Stephenie Meyer
4. Breaking Dawn (Twilight, Book 4), Stephenie Meyer
5. Gallop!, Rufus Butler Seder
6. Brisingr (Inheritance, Book 3), Christopher Paolini
7. Swing!, Rufus Butler Seder
8. The Sorcerer of the North (Ranger's Apprentice, Book 5), John Flanagan
9. Goodnight Moon, Margaret Wise Brown, Clement Hurd (Illus.)
The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian, Sherman Alexie

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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