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FICTIONLast week/Weeks on list

1. The Rainmaker,- / 1by John Grisham

2. The Celestine Prophecy,1 /61

by James Redfield

3. Politically Correct2 /45

Bedtime Stories,

by James Finn Garner

4. Border Music,3 /10

by Robert James Waller

5. Ladder of Years,- / 1

by Anne Tyler

6. Children of the Jedi,- / 1

by Barbara Hambly

7. A Dog's Life,5 / 4

by Peter Mayle

8. Moo,6 / 4

by Jane Smiley

9. Our Game,4 / 7

by John le Carre

10 Bridges of Madison County,8 /142

by Robert James Waller

NONFICTION

1. In Retrospect,- / 1

by Robert S. McNamara

2. The Hot Zone,1 /29

by Richard Preston

3. Quivers,6 / 2

by Robin Quivers

4. The Death of Common2 /11

Sense,

by Philip K. Howard

5. Breaking the Surface,3 / 7

by Greg Louganis

with Eric Marcus

6. Sisters,4 /18

by Carol Saline

photos by Sharon J. Wohlmuth

7. Midnight in the Garden5 /60

of Good and Evil,

by John Berendt

8. The Diary of a Young Girl,7 / 5

by Anne Frank, edited by

Otto Frank & Mirjam Pressler

9. Couplehood,8 /34

by Paul Reiser

10. From Beginning to End12/ 2

Robert Fulghum

ADVICE, HOW-TO AND MISCELLANEOUS

1. Mars and Venus2 / 3

in the Bedroom,

by John Gray

2. Men Are From Mars,1 /101

Women Are From Venus,

by John Gray

3. The Beardstown Ladies'3 /11

Common-Sense Investment

Guide, by the Beardstown

Ladies Investment Club

with Leslie Whitaker

4. The Seven Spiritual Laws4 / 6

of Success,

by Deepak Chopra

These listings are based on computer-processed sales figures from 3,050 bookstores and from representative wholesalers with more than 28,000 retail outlets, including newsstands, variety stores, supermarkets and bookstores. The figures are statistically adjusted to represent sales in all such outlets across the United States. The number of titles within the two subdivisions of nonfiction can change from week to week, reflecting changes in book-buying.