Saturday, February 19, 2011

Los Angeles Times Fiction Bestseller List : February 20, 2011

1. The Girl Who Kicked the Hornet's Nest by Stieg Larsson
The final book of the "Millennium Trilogy" has Lisbeth Salander in peril.

2. An Object of Beauty by Steve Martin
An ambitious young art dealer manipulates her way through Manhattan's high-end art world.

3. The Sentry by Robert Crais
After saving a man from a beating, former mercenary Joe Pike is drawn into a web of deception and murder.

4. The Help by Kathryn Stockett
The Southern lives of a maid, cook and college graduate intertwine.

5. While Mortals Sleep by Kurt Vonnegut
Previously unpublished short stories from the writer's early days.

6. Swamplandia! by Karen Russell
Abandoned at her family's Everglades theme park, a 13-year old girl journeys to the underworld to find her sister.

7. Room by Emma Donoghue
A 4-year old boy is imprisoned in a 12-by-12 room.

8. Tick Tock by James Patterson and Michael Ledwidge

9. Diary of a Wimpy Kid: The Ugly Truth by Jeff Kinney
Greg confronts puberty without his best friend.

10. The Particular Sadness of Lemon Cake by Aimee Bender
Rose Edelstein's gift of taste is bittersweet.

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