USA TODAY BEST-SELLERS

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Posted: Dec 03, 2009 7:39 PM

Key: F-Fiction; NF-Nonfiction; H-Hardcover; P-Paperback

1. "Going Rogue: An American Life" by Sarah Palin (HarperCollins) (NF-H)

2. "Eclipse" by Stephenie Meyer (Little, Brown Books for Young Readers) (F-H)

3. "New Moon" by Stephenie Meyer (Little, Brown Books for Young Readers) (F-P)

4. "Twilight" by Stephenie Meyer (Little, Brown Books for Young Readers) (F-P)

5. "Breaking Dawn" by Stephenie Meyer (Little, Brown Books for Young Readers) (F-H)

6. "I, Alex Cross" by James Patterson (Little, Brown) (F-H)

7. "Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Dog Days" by Jeff Kinney (Amulet Books) (F-H)

8. "The Lost Symbol" by Dan Brown (Doubleday) (F-H)

9. "Private Latitudes" by Michael Crichton (Harper) (F-H)

10. "Guinness World Records 2010" by Guinness World Records (Guinness) (NF-H)

11. "Have a Little Faith: A True Story" by Mitch Albom (Hyperion) (NF-H)

12. "Under the Dome" by Stephen King (Scribner) (F-H)

13. "Ford County: Stories" by John Grisham (Doubleday) (F-H)

14. "Breathless" by Dean Koontz (Bantam) (F-H)

15. "Push" by Sapphire (Vintage) (F-P)

16. "It's Your Time: Activate your Faith, Achieve your Dreams, and Increase in God's Favor" by Joel Osteen (Free Press)

17. "Dear John" by Nicholas Sparks (Grand Central Publishing) (F-P)

18. "The Lovely Bones" by Alice Sebold (Little, Brown) (F-P)

19. "Lavender Morning" by Jude Deveraux (Pocket)(F-P)

20. "The Shack" by William P. Young (Windblown Media) (F-P)

21. "Tempted" by P.C. Cast and Kristin Cast (St. Martin's Press) (F-H)

22. "The Help" by Kathryn Stockett (Putnam Adult) (F-H)

23. "Diary of a Wimpy Kid: The Last Straw" by Jeff Kinney (Amulet Books) (F-H

24. "Open: An Autobiography" by Andre Agassi (Knopf) (NF-H)

25. "The Blind Side: Evolution of a Game" by Michael Lewis (W.W. Norton & Company) (NF-P)

26. "The Last Song" by Michael Sparks (Grand Central Publishing) (F-H)

27. "New Moon: The Official Illustrated Movie Companion" by Mark Cotta Vaz (Little, Brown Books for Young Readers) (NF-P)

28. "Worth the Risk" by Nora Roberts (Silhouette) (F-P)

29. "Bed of Roses" by Nora Roberts (Berkley) (F-P)

30. "The Road" by Cormac McCarthy (Vintage) (F-P)

31. "Arguing with Idiots: How to Stop Small Minds and Big Government" by Glenn Beck (Threshold Editions) (NF-H)

32. "First Lord's Fury" by Jim Butcher (Ace) (F-H)

33. "Diary of a Wimpy Kid" by Jeff Kinney (Amulet) (F-H)

34. "The Lost" by J.D. Robb, Patricia Gaffney, Mary Blayney and Ruth Ryqan Langan (Jove) (F-P)

35. "Where the Wild Things Are" by Maurice Sendak (Harper/Trophy) (F-P)

36. "Shadowland: The Immortals" by Alyson Noel (St. Martin's Press)

37. "The Lacuna" by Barbara Kingsolver (Harper) (F-H)

38. "Fairy Tale Weddings" by Debbie Macomber (Mira) (F-P)

39. "The Twighlight Saga" by Stephanie Meyer (Little, Brown for Young Readers) (F-H)

40. "Mrs. Miracle" by Debbie Macomber

41. "SuperFreakonomics: Global Cooling, Patriotic Prostitutes, and Why Suicide Bombers Should Buy Life Insurance" by Steven D. Levitt and Stephen J. Dubner (William Morrow) (NF-H)

42. "True Compass" by Edward M. Kennedy (Twelve)

43. "Warriors: Omen of the Stars: The Fourth Apprentice" by Erin Hunter (HarperColllins) (F-H)

44. "Fancy Nancy: Splendiferous Christmas by Jane O'Connor and Robin Preiss Glasser (HarperCollins) (F-H)

45. "The Elf on the Shelf: A Christmas Tradition" by Carol V. Aebersold and Chanda B. Bell (CCA & B) (F-H)

46. "The Wrecker" by Clive Cussler and Justin Scott (Putnam Adult) (F-H)

47. "The Associate" by John Grisham (Dell) (F-P)

48. "7th Heaven" by James Patterson and Maxine Paetro (Vision) (F-P)

49. "The Lightning Thief" by Rick Riordan (Disney-Hyperion)

50. "Pursuit of Honor" by Vince Flynn (Atria) (F-H)

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