gbsteve (gbsteve) wrote,
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100 top bestsellers

I got the list from the Guardian. I've only read 20 of them and seven of those are Harry Potter. This covers about 90% of  books sold in the UK since 1998.

 

1. Da Vinci Code,The - Brown, Dan

2. Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone# - Rowling, J. K.

3. Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets# - Rowling, J. K.

4. Angels and Demons# - Brown, Dan

5. Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix - Rowling, J. K.

6. Harry Potter and the Half-blood Prince:Children's Edition - Rowling, J. K.

7. Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows - Rowling, J. K.

8. Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban# - Rowling, J. K.

9. Twilight# - Meyer, Stephenie

10. Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire - Rowling, J. K.

11. Deception Point# - Brown, Dan

12. New Moon# - Meyer, Stephenie

13. Lovely Bones,The# - Sebold, Alice

14. Digital Fortress# - Brown, Dan

15. Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-time,The# - Haddon, Mark

16. Eclipse# - Meyer, Stephenie

17. Girl with the Dragon Tattoo,The:Millennium Trilogy# - Larsson, Stieg

18. Kite Runner,The# - Hosseini, Khaled

19. Time Traveler's Wife,The - Niffenegger, Audrey

20. World According to Clarkson,The - Clarkson, Jeremy

21. Atonement# - McEwan, Ian

22. Lost Symbol,The - Brown, Dan

23. Short History of Nearly Everything,A - Bryson, Bill

24. Breaking Dawn - Meyer, Stephenie

25. Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire - Rowling, J. K.

26. Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows - Rowling, J. K.

27. Girl Who Played With Fire,The:Millennium Trilogy# - Larsson, Stieg

28. Child Called It,A - Pelzer, Dave

29. No.1 Ladies' Detective Agency,The:No.1 Ladies' Detective Agency S. - McCall Smith, Alexander

30. You are What You Eat:The Plan That Will Change Your Life - McKeith, Gillian

31. Man and Boy - Parsons, Tony

32. Birdsong - Faulks, Sebastian

33. Labyrinth - Mosse, Kate

34. Island,The - Hislop, Victoria

35. Life of Pi - Martel, Yann

36. Dr. Atkins' New Diet Revolution:The No-hunger, Luxurious Weight Loss P - Atkins, Robert C.

37. Tales of Beedle the Bard,The - Rowling, J. K.

38. Captain Corelli's Mandolin - De Bernieres, Louis

39. Delia's How to Cook:(Bk.1)  - Smith, Delia

40. Gruffalo,The# - Donaldson, Julia

41. Eats, Shoots and Leaves:The Zero Tolerance Approach to Punctuation - Truss, Lynne

42. Northern Lights:His Dark Materials S. - Pullman, Philip

43. Interpretation of Murder,The - Rubenfeld, Jed

44. Girl Who Kicked the Hornets' Nest,The:Millennium Trilogy - Larsson, Stieg

45. Bridget Jones: The Edge of Reason - Fielding, Helen

46. Short History of Tractors in Ukrainian,A - Lewycka, Marina

47. Alchemist,The:A Fable About Following Your Dream - Coelho, Paulo

48. Notes from a Small Island - Bryson, Bill

49. Boy in the Striped Pyjamas,The# - Boyne, John

50. Stupid White Men:...and Other Sorry Excuses for the State of the Natio - Moore, Michael

51. Jamie's 30-minute Meals - Oliver, Jamie

52. Broker,The - Grisham, John

53. Bridget Jones's Diary:A Novel - Fielding, Helen

54. Very Hungry Caterpillar,The:The Very Hungry Caterpillar - Carle, Eric

55. Thousand Splendid Suns,A - Hosseini, Khaled

56. Sound of Laughter,The - Kay, Peter

57. Jamie's Italy - Oliver, Jamie

58. Small Island# - Levy, Andrea

59. Memory Keeper's Daughter,The - Edwards, Kim

60. Billy Connolly - Stephenson, Pamela

61. House at Riverton,The - Morton, Kate

62. Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix# - Rowling, J. K.

63. Nigella Express - Lawson, Nigella

64. Memoirs of a Geisha - Golden, Arthur

65. Delia's How to Cook:(Bk.2)  - Smith, Delia

66. Subtle Knife,The:His Dark Materials S. - Pullman, Philip

67. Jamie's Ministry of Food:Anyone Can Learn to Cook in 24 Hours - Oliver, Jamie

68. Guinness World Records 2009:2009 -

69. Why Don't Penguins' Feet Freeze?:And 114 Other Questions -

70. Jamie at Home:Cook Your Way to the Good Life - Oliver, Jamie

71. White Teeth - Smith, Zadie

72. Devil Wears Prada,The - Weisberger, Lauren

73. At My Mother's Knee ...:and Other Low Joints - O'Grady, Paul

74. No Time for Goodbye - Barclay, Linwood

75. "Times" Su Doku,The:The Utterly Addictive Number-placing Puzzle:(Bk. 1 -

76. Chocolat - Harris, Joanne

77. Return of the Naked Chef,The - Oliver, Jamie

78. Angela's Ashes:A Memoir of a Childhood - McCourt, Frank

79. Schott's Original Miscellany - Schott, Ben

80. Dreams from My Father:A Story of Race and Inheritance - Obama, Barack

81. Dangerous Book for Boys,The - Iggulden, Conn & Iggulden, Hal

82. To Kill a Mockingbird# - Lee, Harper

83. Harry Potter and the Half-blood Prince - Rowling, J. K.

84. Summons,The - Grisham, John

85. Lost Symbol,The - Brown, Dan

86. Catcher in the Rye,The - Salinger, J.D.

87. I Can Make You Thin - McKenna, Paul

88. Happy Days with the Naked Chef - Oliver, Jamie

89. Brick Lane - Ali, Monica

90. Anybody Out There? - Keyes, Marian

91. Undomestic Goddess,The - Kinsella, Sophie

92. Book Thief,The# - Zusak, Markus

93. I Know You Got Soul - Clarkson, Jeremy

94. Sharon Osbourne Extreme:My Autobiography - Osbourne, Sharon

95. Guinness World Records 2010 -

96. Amber Spyglass,The:His Dark Materials S. - Pullman, Philip

97. Can You Keep a Secret? - Kinsella, Sophie

98. Down Under - Bryson, Bill

99. Spot of Bother,A - Haddon, Mark

100. Dear Fatty - French, Dawn


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