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Kepler's Bestsellers - January 18, 2009

Original post made by Susan Lider, Menlo Park: Downtown, on Jan 19, 2009

Hardcover Fiction

1. Lark & Termite - Jayne Anne Phillips
2. String Of Lights - Dominique Renda
3. Guernsey Literary & Potato Peel Pie Society - Mary Ann Shaffer
4. Mercy - Toni Morrison
5. Going To See The Elephant - Rodes Fishburne
6. Unaccustomed Earth - Jhumpa Lahiri
7. Piano Teacher - Janice Lee
8. Wednesday Sisters - Meg Waite Clayton
9. Beat The Reaper - Josh Bazell
10. Runner - Thomas Perry

Hardcover Non-Fiction

1. Invention Of Air - Steven Johnson
2. Outliers - Malcolm Gladwell
3. Panic S - Michael Lewis
4. Ascent Of Money - Niall Ferguson
5. Art Of Simple Food - Alice Waters
6. Now The Drum Of War - Robert Roper
7. Cooking With All Things Trader Joe's - Deana Gunn
8. Dewey - Vicky Myron
9. Elements Of Persuasion - Richard Maxwell
10. Animals Make Us Human - Temple Grandin

Paperback Fiction

1. Brief Wondrous Life Of Oscar Wao - Junot Diaz
2. Revolutionary Road - Richard Yates
3. Elegance Of The Hedgehog - Muriel Barbery
4. Enchantress Of Florence - Salman Rushdie
5. White Tiger - Aravind Adiga
6. Night Train To Lisbon - Pascal Mercier
7. People Of The Book - Geraldine Brooks
8. Thousand Splendid Suns - Khaled Hosseini
9. Book Thief - Markus Zusak
10. Friday Night Knitting Club - Kate Jacobs

Paperback Non-Fiction

1. Dreams From My Father - Barack Obama
2. Zookeeper's Wife - Diane Ackerman
3. Little Heathens - Mildred Kalish
4. Audacity Of Hope - Barack Obama
5. Brain That Changes Itself - Norman Doidge
6. Ghost Map - Steven Johnson
7. This Is Your Brain On Music - Daniel J Levitin
8. Middle Place - Kelly Corrigan
9. Your Inner Fish - Neil Shubin
10. Team Of Rivals - Doris Kearns Goodwin


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