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IndieBound* paperback bestseller list 7/23/09

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1. The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society, by Mary Ann Shaffer, Annie Barrows, Dial

2. Olive Kitteridge, by Elizabeth Strout, Random House

3. The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo, by Stieg Larsson, Vintage

4. The Elegance of the Hedgehog, by Muriel Barbery, Europa Editions

5. The Art of Racing in the Rain, by Garth Stein, Harper

6. The Shack, by William P. Young, Windblown

7. Pride and Prejudice and Zombies, by Seth Grahame-Smith, Jane Austen, Quirk

8. Netherland, by Joseph O'Neill, Vintage

9. Sarah's Key, by Tatiana De Rosnay, St. Martin's Griffin

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10. Unaccustomed Earth, by Jhumpa Lahiri, Vintage

11. The Time Traveler's Wife, by Audrey Niffenegger, Harvest

12. My Sister's Keeper, by Jodi Picoult, Washington Square

13. City of Thieves, by David Benioff, Plume

14. People of the Book, by Geraldine Brooks, Penguin

15. The White Tiger, by Aravind Adiga, Free Press

ON THE RISE: I See You Everywhere, by Julia Glass, Anchor

1. Glenn Beck's Common Sense, by Glenn Beck, Threshold Editions

2. Three Cups of Tea, by Greg Mortenson, David Oliver Relin, Penguin

3. Julie & Julia, by Julie Powell, Back Bay

4. When You Are Engulfed in Flames, by David Sedaris, Back Bay

5. In Defense of Food, by Michael Pollan, Penguin

6. My Life in France, by Julia Child, Anchor

7. The Omnivore's Dilemma, by Michael Pollan, Penguin

8. My Stroke of Insight, by Jill Bolte Taylor, Plume

9. Animal, Vegetable, Miracle, by Barbara and Camille Kingsolver, Steven Hopp, Harper Perennial

10. Blink, by Malcolm Gladwell, Back Bay

11. American Lion, by Jon Meacham, Random House

12. Wesley the Owl, by Stacey O'Brien, Free Press

13. The Zookeeper's Wife, by Diane Ackerman, Norton

14. Eat, Pray, Love, by Elizabeth Gilbert, Penguin

15. The Forever War, by Dexter Filkins, Vintage

* Published Thursday, July 23, 2009 (for the sales week ended Sunday, July 19, 2009). Based on reporting from many hundreds of independent bookstores across the United States. For information on more titles, please visit

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