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Kepler's Best Sellers 09/23/07

Original post made by Susan Lider, Menlo Park: Downtown, on Sep 24, 2007

Hardcover Fiction

1. A Thousand Splendid Suns, Khaled Hosseini

2. Making Money, Terry Pratchett

3. The Yiddish Policemen’s Union, Michael Chabon

4. Harry Potter & the Deathly Hallows, J. K. Rowling

5. Tree of Smoke, Denis Johnson

6. The Music Lover’s Poetry Anthology, Maureen Draper

7. Songs Without Words, Ann Packer

8. On Chesil Beach, Ian McEwan

9. Divisadero, Michael Ondaatje

10. Thursday Next, Jasper Fforde

Hardcover Nonfiction

1. The Age of Turbulence, Alan Greenspan

2. Elvis is Titanic, Ian Klaus

3. Women Who Light the Dark, Paola Gianturco

4. The Nine: Inside the Secret World of the Supreme Court, Jeffrey Toobin

5. Cool It: The Skeptical Environmentalist’s Guide To Global Warming, Bjorn Lomborg

6. The War: An Intimate History, 1941-1945, Geoffrey C. Ward & Ken Burns

7. Giving, Bill Clinton

8. Animal, Vegetable, Miracle, Barbara Kingsolver

9. Little Heathens, Mildred Kalish

10. A Certain Ambiguity, Gaurav Suri & Hartosh Singh Bal

Paperback Fiction

1. Dot Dead, Keith Raffel

2. Water for Elephants, Sara Gruen

3. Suite Francaise, Irene Nemirovsky

4. The Echo Maker, Richard Powers

5. One Good Turn, Kate Atkinson

6. The Emperor’s Children, Claire Messud

7. Middlesex, Jeffrey Eugenides

8. Ines of My Soul, Isabel Allende

9. A Spot of Bother, Mark Haddon

10. The Space Between Us, Thrity Umrigar

Paperback Nonfiction

1. Eat Pray Love, Elizabeth Gilbert

2. The Omnivore’s Dilemma, Michael Pollan

3. Three Cups of Tea, Greg Mortenson

4. This is Your Brain on Music, Daniel J. Levitin

5. The Female Brain, Louann Brizendine

6. The End of America: A Letter of Warning to a Young Patriot, Naomi Wolf

7. Zagat San Francisco Bay Area Restaurants 2008, Zagat Survey

8. Imperial Life in the Emerald City, Rajiv Chandrasekaran

9. Stumbling on Happiness, Daniel Gilbert

10. The Glass Castle, Jeannette Walls

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on Sep 25, 2007 at 3:17 pm

WOW I am actually shocked that three books beat out Harry Potter.

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