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USA Today-Top selling books of the last 15 years

December 3rd, 2008 by Debbie's World of Books

I got this from Maggie Reads’ blog.  I can’t get over how many Grisham books was on this list.  I never could get into his books.

USA Today’s Top Selling Books of the last 15 years Meme!
Here are the rules: Bold what you’ve read, italicize what you own, star* books on your TBR list!

1 Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone – J.K. Rowling

2 Dr. Atkins’ New Diet Revolution – Robert C. Atkins

3 The Da Vinci Code – Dan Brown

4 Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows – J.K. Rowling

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

6 Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince – J.K. Rowling

7 Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets – J.K. Rowling

8 Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban – J.K. Rowling

9 Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire – J.K. Rowling

10 Who Moved My Cheese? – Spencer Johnson

11 The South Beach Diet – Arthur Agatston

12 Tuesdays With Morrie – Mitch Albom

13 Angels & Demons – Dan Brown

14 What to Expect When You’re Expecting – Murkoff, etal.

15 The Purpose-Driven Life – Rick Warren

16 The Five People You Meet in Heaven* – Mitch Albom

17 The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People – Stephen R. Covey

18 The Kite Runner – Khaled Hosseini

19 Men are from Mars, Women are from Venus – John Gray

20 The Secret – Rhonda Byrne

21 Rich Dad, Poor Dad – Robert T. Kiyosaki

22 To Kill a Mockingbird – Harper Lee

23 Don’t Sweat the Small Stuff – and It’s All Small Stuff – Richard Carlson

24 The Secret Life of Bees – Sue Monk Kidd

25 Eat, Pray, Love* – Elizabeth Gilbert

26 Twilight – Stephenie Meyer

27 The Notebook* – Nicholas Sparks

28 The Memory Keeper’s Daughter – Kim Edwards

29 The Catcher in the Rye – J.D. Salinger

30 Memoirs of a Geisha – Arthur Golden

31 A New Earth – Eckhart Tolle

32 Oh, the Places You’ll Go! – Dr. Seuss

33 The Four Agreements – Don Miguel Ruiz

34 Angela’s Ashes – Frank McCourt

35 The Lovely Bones – Alice Sebold

36 Body-for-Life – Bill Phillips, Michael D’Orso

37 New Moon – Stephenie Meyer

38 Night – Elie Wiesel

39 Chicken Soup for the Soul – Jack Canfield, etal.

40 The Greatest Generation – Tom Brokaw

41 Breaking Dawn – Stephenie Meyer

42 The Celestine Prophecy – James Redfield

43 Wicked – Gregory Maguire

44 Good to Great – Jim Collins

45 Eclipse – Stephenie Meyer

46 Eragon – Christopher Paolini

47 Divine Secrets of the Ya-Ya Sisterhood – Rebecca Wells

48 Your Best Life Now – Joel Osteen

49 In the Kitchen With Rosie – Rosie Daley

50 Simple Abundance – Sarah Ban Breathnach

51 A Child Called It – Dave Pelzer

52 A Million Little Pieces – James Frey

53 The Testament – John Grisham

54 Chicken Soup for the Teenage Soul – Jack Canfield, etal.

55 Deception Point – Dan Brown

56 The Alchemist – Paulo Coelho

57 Marley & Me – John Grogan

58 Dr. Atkins’ New Carbohydrate Gram Counter – Robert C. Atkins

59 Life of Pi* – Yann Martel

60 The Brethren – John Grisham

61 The South Beach Diet Good Fats Good Carbs Guide – Arthur Agatston

62 The Innocent Man: Murder and Injustice in a Small Town – John Grisham

63 For One More Day – Mitch Albom

64 The Polar Express – Chris Van Allsburg

65 The Great Gatsby – F. Scott Fitzgerald

66 The Last Lecture – Randy Pausch, Jeffrey Zaslow

67 What to Expect the First Year – Arlene Eisenberg, etal.

68 Love You Forever – Robert Munsch

69 Green Eggs and Ham – Dr. Seuss

70 A Painted House – John Grisham

71 The Rainmaker – John Grisham

72 Skipping Christmas – John Grisham

73 Cold Mountain – Charles Frazier

74 The Curious Incident of the Dog In the Night-Time* – Mark Haddon

75 Life Strategies – Phillip C. McGraw

76 Seabiscuit: An American Legend – Laura Hillenbrand

77 The Summons – John Grisham

78 Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil – John Berendt

79 The Hobbit – J.R.R. Tolkien

80 The Runaway Jury – John Grisham

81 Goodnight Moon – Margaret Wise Brown

82 The Perfect Storm – Sebastian Junger

83 Snow Falling on Cedars – David Guterson

84 The Giver – Lois Lowry

85 Embraced by the Light – Betty J. Eadie

86 The Chamber – John Grisham

87 You: On A Diet – Michael F. Roizen, Mehmet C. Oz

88 The Prayer of Jabez – Bruce Wilkinson

89 Holes – Louis Sachar

90 Digital Fortress – Dan Brown

91 The Shack – William P. Young

92 The Devil Wears Prada – Lauren Weisberger

93 Water for Elephants – Sara Gruen

94 A Thousand Splendid Suns – Khaled Hosseini

95 The Seat of the Soul – Gary Zukav

96 Chicken Soup for the Woman’s Soul – Jack Canfield, etal.

97 The Partner – John Grisham

98 Lord of the Flies – William Golding

99 Eldest: Inheritance, Book II – Christopher Paolini

100 The Broker – John Grisham

101 The Street Lawyer – John Grisham

102 A Series of Unfortunate Events – Lemony Snicket

103 The Poisonwood Bible – Barbara Kingsolver

104 Into the Wild – Jon Krakauer

105 The King of Torts – John Grisham

106 The Tipping Point – Malcolm Gladwell

107 The Horse Whisperer – Nicholas Evans

108 Hannibal – Thomas Harris

109 The Audacity of Hope – Barack Obama

110 Running With Scissors – Augusten Burroughs

111 The Glass Castle: A Memoir – Jeannette Walls

112 My Sister’s Keeper – Jodi Picoult

113 The Last Juror – John Grisham

114 The Devil in the White City – Erik Larson

115 Left Behind – Tim LaHaye, Jerry B. Jenkins

116 America (The Book) – Jon Stewart

117 The Red Tent – Anita Diamant

118 John Adams – David McCullough

119 The Christmas Box – Richard Paul Evans

120 The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants – Ann Brashares

121 Sugar Busters! – Leighton Steward, etal.

122 Blink – Malcolm Gladwell

123 The Power of Now – Eckhart Tolle

124 90 Minutes in Heaven: A True Story of Death and Life – Don Piper

125 The Fellowship of the Ring – J.R.R. Tolkien

126 1776 – David McCullough

127 The Bridges of Madison County – Robert James Waller

128 Where the Heart Is – Billie Letts

129 The Ultimate Weight Solution – Phillip C. McGraw

130 Protein Power – Mr. & Mra. Michael R. Eades

131 Chicken Soup for the Mother’s Soul – Jack Canfield, etal.

132 Into Thin Air – Jon Krakauer

133 Middlesex – Jeffrey Eugenides

134 Three Cups of Tea – Greg Mortenson, David Oliver Relin

135 You: The Owner’s Manual – Michael F. Roizen, Mehmet C. Oz

136 1,000 Places to See Before You Die: A Traveler’s Life List – Patricia Schultz

137 Self Matters – Phillip C. McGraw

138 She’s Come Undone – Wally Lamb

139 1984 – George Orwell

140 The Chronicles of Narnia – C.S. Lewis

141 The Millionaire Next Door – Thomas J. Stanley

142 The Other Boleyn Girl – Philippa Gregory

143 The Zone – Barry Sears, Bill Lawren

144 The Pilot’s Wife – Anita Shreve

145 The Lost World – Michael Crichton

146 Atonement – Ian McEwan

147 He’s Just Not That Into You – Greg Behrendt, Liz Tuccillo

148 Fahrenheit 451 – Ray Bradbury

149 The World Is Flat – Thomas L. Friedman

150 Cross – James Patterson

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