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Chicago Best Sellers for Week Ending November 29

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Hardcover Fiction

1. The Help by Kathryn Stockett
2. The Lacuna by Barbara Kingsolver
3. Her Fearful Symmetry by Audrey Niffenegger
4. A Gate at the Stairs by Lorrie Moore
5. Wolf Hall by Hilary Mantel

Audrey Niffenegger discusses Her Fearful Symmetry on Wednesday, December 2, at the Hopleaf for the Bookslut Reading Series, and on Friday, December 4, she'll be a guest on the Interview Show at the Hideout.

Hardcover Nonfiction

1. SuperFreakonomics: Global Cooling, Patriotic Prostitutes, and Why Suicide Bombers Should Buy Life Insurance by Steven D. Levitt and Stephen J. Dubner
2. Open: An Autobiography by Andre Agassi
3. The Case for God by Karen Armstrong
4. You Better Not Cry: Stories for Christmas by Augusten Burroughs
5. Going Rogue: An American Life by Sarah Palin

Paperback Fiction

1. The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo by Stieg Larsson
2. Olive Kitteridge by Elizabeth Strout
3. The Elegance of the Hedgehog by Muriel Barbery
4. The Piano Teacher by Janice Y.K. Lee
5. Precious by Sapphire

Paperback Nonfiction

1. The Blind Side: Evolution of a Game by Michael Lewis
2. Julie and Julia: My Year of Cooking Dangerously by Julie Powell
3. I Am America (And So Can You!) by Stephen Colbert
4. Logicomix: An Epic Search for Truth by Apostolos Doxiadis
5. The Wordy Shipmates by Sarah Vowell

List courtesy of Carl Lennertz at HarperCollins, as gathered from Anderson's Bookshop, the Book Cellar, the Book Stall at Chestnut Court, the Book Table, 57th Street Books, Lake Forest Books, Read Between the Lynes, the Seminary Co-op Bookstore, and Women & Children First.

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