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books3.gifThree Northwest authors have books on this week's Northwest Bestsellers list. Seattle author Ivan Doig's The Eleventh Man tops the list, with Garth Stein's The Art of Racing in the Rain and Christopher Paolini's Brisingr also on the list. Week ending Dec. 14, 2008.

Three Northwest authors have books on this week's Northwest Bestsellers list. Seattle author Ivan Doig's The Eleventh Man tops the list, with Garth Stein's The Art of Racing in the Rain and Christopher Paolini's Brisingr also on the list. Week ending Dec. 14, 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 Story of Edgar Sawtelle, David Wroblewski
4. A Mercy, Toni Morrison
5. The Art of Racing in the Rain, Garth Stein
6. The Hour I First Believed, Wally Lamb
7. The Private Patient, P.D. James
8. The Christmas Sweater, Glenn Beck
9. Home, Marilynne Robinson
10. The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo, Stieg Larsson

HARDCOVER NONFICTION

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

MASS MARKET

1. The Appeal, John Grisham
2. T Is for Trespass, Sue Grafton
3. The Official Scrabble Players Dictionary, 4th Edition, Merriam-Webster
4. The Audacity of Hope, Barack Obama
5. Marley & Me, John Grogan
6. The Catcher in the Rye, J.D. Salinger
7. Mortal Danger, Ann Rule
8. Outlander, Diana Gabaldon
9. Friends in High Places, Donna Leon
10. Dead Until Dark, Charlaine Harris

CHILDREN'S TITLES

1. The Tales of Beedle the Bard, J.K. Rowling
2. Twilight, Stephenie Meyer
3. New Moon (Twilight, Book 2), Stephenie Meyer
4. Eclipse (Twilight, Book 3), Stephenie Meyer
5. Breaking Dawn (Twilight, Book 4), Stephenie Meyer
6. Gallop!, Rufus Butler Seder
7. Swing!, Rufus Butler Seder
8. The Tale of Despereaux, Kate DiCamillo
9. Brisingr (Inheritance, Book 3), Christopher Paolini
10. Gingerbread Friends, Jan Brett

Shop Local: Order any of these books through Anacortes-based northwest-books.com . or find them at Watermark Books in downtown Anacortes.

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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