USA Today's Top 150 Bestselling Books as of 9.05.2010

 

According to USA TODAY, the following is a list of the top 150 best selling books, based on sales through Sunday, 09/05/2010.  For reviews, book news and a searchable archive of USA TODAY's Best-Selling Books list - or to check out more information on the top 150 books - visit their website.
 Note of the week: Roughly18% of the top 150 best selling books this week, are falling under the Children's / YA genre (highlighted in blue) - which is down from the week prior. However, it is interesting to see that with the start up of a new school year, many of the classics are reappearing on the list - such as:

#35 To Kill a Mockingbird - total # of weeks in the top 150: 733 (A-mazing!)
#105 Lord of the Flies - total # of weeks in the top 150: 212
#114 The Great Gatsby - total # of weeks in the top 150: 321
#130 The Catcher in the Rye - total # of weeks in the top 150: 515 (Holy cow, that's a lot!)
#150 Of Mice and Men - total # of weeks in the top 150: 73

1 Mockingjay, Suzanne Collins (Scholastic), $17.99

2 The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo, Stieg Larsson (Vintage), $14.95
3 1022 Evergreen Place: A Cedar Cove Novel, Debbie Macomber (Mira), $7.99
4 The Girl Who Played With Fire, Stieg Larsson (Vintage), $15.95
5 Freedom: A Novel, Jonathan Franzen (Farrar, Straus & Giroux), $28.00
6 Eat, Pray, Love, Elizabeth Gilbert (Penguin), $15.00
7 The Girl Who Kicked the Hornet’s Nest, Stieg Larsson (Knopf), $27.95
8 The Hunger Games, Suzanne Collins (Scholastic Press), $8.99
9 Clockwork Angel, Cassandra Clare (Margaret K. McElderry), $19.99
10 Ford County: Stories, John Grisham (Dell), $7.99
11 The Postcard Killers, James Patterson, Liza Marklund (Little, Brown), $27.99
12 Dark Peril, Christine Feehan (Berkley), $25.95
13 The 39 Clues: Into the Gauntlet, Margaret Peterson Haddix (Scholastic), $12.99
14 Catching Fire, Suzanne Collins (Scholastic Press), $17.99
15 Part of the Bargain, Linda Lael Miller (Harlequin Special Releases), $6.99
16 True Blue, David Baldacci (Vision), $9.99
17 Finding Perfect, Susan Mallery (HQN), $7.99
18 Born to Bite, Lynsay Sands (Avon), $7.99
19 Midnight Crystal, Jayne Castle (Jove), $7.99
20 Renegade, Lora Leigh (St. Martin's Paperbacks), $7.99
21 The Scarpetta Factor, Patricia Cornwell (Berkley), $9.99
22 Lost Empire, Clive Cussler, Grant Blackwood (Putnam Adult), $27.95
23 Breaking Dawn, Stephenie Meyer (Little, Brown for Young Readers), $14.99
24 Ghost Moon, Heather Graham (MIRA), $7.99
25 The Power, Rhonda Byrne (Atria), $23.95
26 The Help, Kathryn Stockett (Putnam Adult), $24.95
27 Dream Mender, Allison Leigh, Sherryl Woods (Harlequin Special Releases), $6.99
28 Charlie St. Cloud: A Novel, Ben Sherwood (Bantam), $7.99
29 Spartan Gold, Clive Cussler, Grant Blackwood (Berkley), $9.99
30 Crimes Against Liberty, David Limbaugh (Regnery Publishing), $29.95
31 Little Bee: A Novel, Chris Cleave (Simon & Schuster), $14.00
32 I Dare You to Change!, Bil Cornelius (Ideals Publications), $19.99
33 Pursuit of Honor: A Novel, Vince Flynn (Pocket), $9.99
34 Demon From the Dark, Kresley Cole (Pocket), $7.99
35 To Kill a Mockingbird, Harper Lee (Grand Central Publishing), $6.99
36 Blood Ties, Kay Hooper (Bantam), $7.99
37 Running Scared, Lisa Jackson (Zebra), $7.99
38 Burn: A Novel, Linda Howard (Ballantine Books), $7.99
39 Sh*t My Dad Says, Justin Halpern (It Books), $15.99
40 Spider Bones, Kathy Reichs (Scribner), $26.99
41 Tough Customer: A Novel, Sandra Brown (Simon & Schuster), $26.99
42 The Way of Kings, Brandon Sanderson (Tor), $27.99
43 Marriage: To Claim His Twins, Penny Jordan (Harlequin Presents), $4.75
44 Love Me If You Dare, Carly Phillips (HQN), $7.99
45 Cutting for Stone, Abraham Verghese (Vintage), $15.95
46 Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association, American Psychological Association (American Psychological
Association), $28.95
47 The Firebrand, Susan Wiggs (MIRA), $7.99
48 Don’t Cry, Beverly Barton (Zebra), $7.99
49 One Night…Nine-Month Scandal, Sarah Morgan (Harlequin Presents), $4.75
50 The Short Second Life of Bree Tanner, Stephenie Meyer (Little, Brown), $13.99
51 The Kane Chronicles, Book 1: The Red Pyramid, Rick Riordan (Hyperion), $17.99
52 The Last Song, Nicholas Sparks (Grand Central Publishing), $7.99
53 Star Island, Carl Hiaasen (Knopf), $26.95
54 StrengthsFinder 2.0, Tom Rath (Gallup Press), $22.95
55 The Andreou Marriage Arrangement, Helen Bianchin (Helen Bianchin), $4.75
56 Kisser, Stuart Woods (Signet), $9.99
57 The Adventures of Ook and Gluk, Kung-Fu Cavemen From the Future, Dav Pilkey (Scholastic), $9.99
58 The Hawk: A Highland Guard Novel, Monica McCarty (Ballantine Books), $7.99
59 The Devil Wears Plaid, Teresa Medeiros (Pocket), $7.99
60 Under the Dome, Stephen King (Pocket), $19.99
61 Burning Up, Susan Andersen (HQN), $7.99
62 Three Cups of Tea, Greg Mortenson, David Oliver Relin (Penguin), $15.00
63 The Official SAT Study Guide, 2nd edition, The College Board (The College Board), $21.99
64 Exclusive, Fern Michaels (Kensington), $15.00
65 Sin Undone, Larissa Ione (Grand Central Publishing), $6.99
66 The 8th Confession, James Patterson (Grand Central Publishing), $9.99
67 The Billionaire’s Housekeeper Mistress, Emma Darcy (Harlequin Presents), $4.75
68 A Journey: My Political Life, Tony Blair (Knopf), $35.00
69 The Art of Racing in the Rain: A Novel, Garth Stein (Harper Paperback), $14.99
70 The Lucky One, Nicholas Sparks (Vision), $7.99
71 Eclipse, Stephenie Meyer (Little, Brown for Young Readers), $12.99
72 The Perfection Point, John Brenkus (Harper), $26.99
73 Wicked Delights of a Bridal Bed, Tracy Anne Warren (Avon), $7.99
74 Sarah’s Key, Tatiana de Rosnay (St. Martin's Griffin), $13.95
75 Maybe This Time, Jennifer Crusie (St. Martin's Press), $24.99
76 Smash Cut, Sandra Brown (Pocket), $9.99
77 Kat and the Dare-Devil Spaniard, Sharon Kendrick (Harlequin Presents), $4.75
78 Percy Jackson and the Olympians, Book 1: The Lightning Thief, Rick Riordan (Disney-Hyperion), $7.99
79 From Doctor…to Daddy, Karen Rose Smith (Silhouette Special Edition), $4.99
80 The Red Queen, Philippa Gregory (Touchstone), $25.99
81 Pretty Little Liars, Sara Shepard (HarperTeen), $8.99
82 Women Food and God: An Unexpected Path to Almost Everything, Geneen Roth (Scribner), $24.00
83 Percy Jackson and the Olympians, Book 5: The Last Olympian, Rick Riordan (Disney-Hyperion), $17.99
84 I’d Know You Anywhere: A Novel, Laura Lippman (William Morrow), $19.99
85 Percy Jackson and the Olympians, Book 2: The Sea of Monsters, Rick Riordan (Disney-Hyperion), $7.99
86 Percy Jackson and the Olympians, Book 4: The Battle of the Labyrinth, Rick Riordan (Disney-Hyperion), $7.99
87 Crazy Love, Francis Chan (David C. Cook), $14.99
88 Body Work, Sara Paretsky (Putnam Adult), $26.95
89 The Shack, William P. Young (Windblown Media), $14.99
90 Once a Father, Kathleen Eagle (Silhouette Special Edition), $4.99
91 Bounce Back, John Calipari (Free Press), $15.00
92 The One Minute Negotiator, Don Hutso, George Lucas (Berrett-Koehler), $21.95
93 The Pillars of the Earth, Ken Follett (Signet), $9.99
94 Much Ado about Marriage, Karen Hawkins (Pocket Star), $7.99
95 Beezus and Ramona, Beverly Cleary (HarperCollins), $5.99
96 Fahrenheit 451, Ray Bradbury (Del Rey), $6.99
97 Twilight, Stephenie Meyer (Little, Brown for Young Readers), $8.99
98 Diary of a Wimpy Kid, Jeff Kinney (Amulet), $12.95
99 The Virgin’s Proposition, Anne McAllister (Harlequin Presents), $4.75
100 Percy Jackson and the Olympians, Book 3: The Titan’s Curse, Rick Riordan (Disney-Hyperion), $7.99
101 What to Expect When You’re Expecting, Heidi Murkoff, Sharon Mazel (Workman Publishing Group), $14.95
102 The Rembrandt Affair, Daniel Silva (Putnam Adult), $12.99
103 Water Bound, Christine Feehan (Jove), $7.99
104 Now Eat This!, Rocco DiSpirito (Ballantine), $22.00
105 Lord of the Flies, William Golding (Perigee), $9.99
106 Best Friends Forever: A Novel, Jennifer Weiner (Washington Square Press), $15.00
107 Dead Until Dark, Charlaine Harris (Ace), $7.99
108 Are You There, Vodka? It’s Me, Chelsea, Chelsea Handler (Simon Spotlight Entertainment), $16.00
109 Last Night at Chateau Marmont, Lauren Weisberger (Atria), $25.99
110 Dead in the Family, Charlaine Harris (Ace), $25.95
111 World Without End, Ken Follett (Signet), $9.99
112 Open: An Autobiography, Andre Agassi (Vintage), $15.95
113 My Horizontal Life: A Collection of One-Night Stands, Chelsea Handler (Bloomsbury USA), $13.95
114 The Great Gatsby, F. Scott Fitzgerald (Scribner), $12.95
115 It Started with a House…, Helen R. Myers (Silhouette Special Edition), $4.99
116 Veil of Night, Linda Howard (Ballantine), $26.00
117 Water for Elephants, Sara Gruen (Algonquin), $13.95
118 Dead and Gone, Charlaine Harris (Ace), $7.99
119 Private, James Patterson, Maxine Paetro (Little, Brown), $27.99
120 Legends of Shannara: Bearers of the Black Staff, Terry Brooks (Del Rey), $27.00
121 Orchard Valley Brides, Debbie Macomber (MIRA), $7.99
122 The Alchemist, Paulo Coelho (HarperSanFrancisco), $13.95
123 The Search, Nora Roberts (Putnam Adult), $12.99
124 New Moon, Stephenie Meyer (Little, Brown for Young Readers), $10.99
125 A Gate at the Stairs, Lorrie Moore (Vintage), $15.00
126 Where Men Win Glory: The Odyssey of Pat Tillman, Jon Krakauer (Anchor), $15.95
127 The Cobra, Frederick Forsyth (Putnam Adult), $26.95
128 The Corrections, Jonathan Franzen (Picador), $15.00
129 The Wimpy Kid Movie Diary, Jeff Kinney (Amulet Books), $14.95
130 The Catcher in the Rye, J.D. Salinger (Little, Brown), $6.99
131 Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Rodrick Rules, Jeff Kinney (Amulet), $12.95
132 Primal Instincts, Susan Sizemore (Pocket Star), $7.99
133 The Obama Diaries, Laura Ingraham (Threshold Editions), $25.00
134 The Glass Castle: A Memoir, Jeannette Walls (Scribner), $14.00
135 The Neighbor, Lisa Gardner (Bantam), $7.99
136 One Day, David Nicholls (Vintage), $14.95
137 The 5 Love Languages, Gary Chapman (Moody Publishers), $14.99
138 Diary of a Wimpy Kid: The Last Straw, Jeff Kinney (Amulet), $12.95
139 Hotel on the Corner of Bitter and Sweet, Jamie Ford (Ballantine Books), $15.00
140 Let’s Take the Long Way Home: A Memoir of Friendship, Gail Caldwell (Random House), $23.00
141 The 39 Clues: The Maze Of Bones, Rick Riordan (Scholastic Press), $12.99
142 Night, Elie Wiesel, translation by Marion Wiesel (Hill and Wang), $9.00
143 Outliers: The Story of Success, Malcolm Gladwell (Little, Brown), $27.99
144 The Lacuna, Barbara Kingsolver (Harper Perennial), $16.99
145 Skinny Italian, Teresa Giudice (Hyperion), $19.99
146 Teach Like a Champion, Doug Lemov (Jossey-Bass), $27.95
147 The Big Short: Inside the Doomsday Machine, Michael Lewis (W. W. Norton & Co.), $27.95
148 The Last Child, John Hart (Minotaur Books), $14.99
149 Fantasy in Death, J.D. Robb (Berkley), $7.99
150 Of Mice and Men, John Steinbeck (Penguin), $8.00