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Kepler's Bestsellers - February 8, 2009

Original post made by Susan Lider, Menlo Park: Downtown, on Feb 9, 2009

Hardcover Fiction

1. Cutting For Stone - Abraham Verghese

2. Associate - John Grisham

3. Guernsey Literary & Potato Peel Pie Society - Mary Ann Shaffer

4. Vagrants - Yiyun Li

5. Hotel On The Corner Of Bitter & Sweet - Jamie Ford

6. Women - T C Boyle

7. Unaccustomed Earth - Jhumpa Lahiri

8. Drood - Dan Simmons

9. Piano Teacher - Janice Lee

10. Story Of Edgar Sawtelle - David Wrobleski

Hardcover Non-Fiction

1. Reality Check - Guy Kawasaki

2. Art Of Simple Food - Alice Waters

3. Is God A Mathematician - Mario Livio

4. Snark - David Denby

5. Outliers - Malcolm Gladwell

6. Angels & Ages - Adam Gopnik

7.Hot Flat & Crowded - Thomas Friedman

8. Clean, Well-Lighted Sentences - Janis Bell

9. Return Of Depression Economics - Paul Krugman

10. Cooking With All Things Trader Joe's - Deana Gunn

Paperback Fiction

1. White Tiger - Aravind Adiga

2. Out Stealing Horses - Per Petterson

3. Brief Wondrous Life Of Oscar Wao - Junot Diaz

4. Loving Frank - Nancy Horan

5. Run - Ann Patchett

6. Water For Elephants - Sara Gruen

7. Book Thief - Markus Zusak

8. Revolutionary Road - Richard Yates

9. Year Of Fog - Michelle Richmond

10. San Francisco Noir 2 The Classics - Peter Maravelis

Paperback Non-Fiction

1. Plato & A Platypus Walk Into A Bar - Thomas Cathcart

2. My Own Country - Abraham Verghese

3. Tennis Partner - Abraham Verghese

4. Dreams From My Father A Story Of Race - Barack Obama

5. Nine - Jeffrey Toobin

6. Thanks & Have Fun Running The Country - Jon Jory

7. 3 Cups Of Tea - Greg Mortenson

8. Blind Side - Michael Lewis

9. Muslim Next Door - Sumbul Alikaramali

10. Little Heathens - Mildred Kalish


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