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books3.gifFour books by Northwest authors are on the latest Northwest Bestsellers list, including The Eleventh Man, by Ivan Doig, and The Art of Racing in the Rain, by Garth Stein.

Four books by Northwest authors are on the latest Northwest Bestsellers list, including The Eleventh Man, by Ivan Doig, and The Art of Racing in the Rain, by Garth Stein. In addition, J.A. Jance's Hand of Evil, now in paperback, and Christopher Paolini's Brisingr are also on the list. Week ending Nov. 30, 2008.

HARDCOVER FICTION

1. The Eleventh Man, Ivan Doig
2. The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society, Mary Ann Shaffer, Annie Barrows
3. The Private Patient, P.D. James
4. The Story of Edgar Sawtelle, David Wroblewski
5. The Art of Racing in the Rain, Garth Stein
6. A Mercy, Toni Morrison
7. The Host, Stephenie Meyer
8. The Christmas Sweater, Glenn Beck
9. The Hour I First Believed, Wally Lamb
10. The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo, Stieg Larsson

HARDCOVER NONFICTION

1. Outliers, Malcolm Gladwell
2. Dewey, Vicki Myron
3. Hot, Flat, and Crowded, Thomas L. Friedman
4. American Lion, Jon Meacham
5. The Last Lecture, Randy Pausch
6. Goodnight Bush, Erich Origen, Gan Golan
7. Barefoot Contessa Back to Basics, Ina Garten
8. Holidays on Ice, David Sedaris
9. The Wordy Shipmates, Sarah Vowell
10. When You Are Engulfed in Flames, David Sedaris

MASS MARKET

1. The Appeal, John Grisham
2. T Is for Trespass, Sue Grafton
3. The Pagan Stone, Nora Roberts
4. The Audacity of Hope, Barack Obama
5. The Official Scrabble Players Dictionary, 4th Edition
6. Hand of Evil, J.A. Jance
7. Mortal Danger, Ann Rule
8. Dead Until Dark, Charlaine Harris
9. The Pillars of the Earth, Ken Follett
10. The Venetian Betrayal, Steve Berry

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. Swing!, Rufus Butler Seder
6. Brisingr (Inheritance, Book 3), Christopher Paolini
7. Long Shadows (Warriors: Power of Three, #5), Erin Hunter
8. Gallop!, Rufus Butler Seder
9. The Lump of Coal, Lemony Snicket, Brett Helquist (Illus.)
10. 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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