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Publishers Weekly Bestsellers: The Week's Hottest Reads

The Associated Press   02/24/11 05:45 PM ET   AP

Publishers Weekly Bestsellers

HARDCOVER FICTION

1. "Tick Tock" by James Patterson, Michael Ledwidge (Little, Brown)

2. "A Discovery of Witches" by Deborah Harkness (Viking)

3. "The Girl Who Kicked the Hornet's Nest" by Stieg Larsson (Knopf)

4. "The Help" by Kathryn Stockett (Putnam/Amy Einhorn)

5. "The Confession" by John Grisham (Doubleday)

6. "Dead or Alive" by Tom Clancy and Grant Blackwood (Putnam Adult)

7. "The Inner Circle" by Brad Meltzer (Grand Central Publishing)

8. "The Secret Soldier" by Alex Berenson (Putnam)

9. "Room: A Novel" by Emma Donoghue (Little, Brown)

10. "A Heartbeat Away" by Michael Palmer (St. Martin's)

11. "What the Night Knows: A Novel" by Dean Koontz (Bantam)

12. "Strategic Moves" by Stuart Woods (Putnam Adult)

13. "Swamplandia!" by Karen Russell (Knopf)

14. "The Weird Sisters" by Eleanor Brown (Putnam/Amy Einhom)

15. "The Twelfth Insight" by James Redfield (Grand Central)

HARDCOVER NONFICTION

1. "Unbroken: A World War II Story of Survival, Resilience, and Redemption" by Laura Hillenbrand (Random House)

2. "Known and Unknown" by Donald Rumsfield (Sentinel)

3. "True You" by Janet Jackson with David Ritz (Karen Hunter)

4. "I Beat the Odds" by Michael Oher with Don Yaeger (Gotham)

5. "Decision Points" by George W. Bush (Crown)

6. "The 4-Hour Body: An Uncommom Guide to Rapid Fat-Loss, Incredible Sex, and Becoming Superhuman" by Timothy Ferriss (Crown Archetype)

7. "Cleopatra: A Life" by Stacy Schiff (Little, Brown)

8. "Veganist" by Kathy Freston (Weinstein Books)

9. "How the West Was Lost" by Dambisa Moyo-Farrar (Straus and Giroux)

10. "Battle Hymn of the Tiger Mother" by Amy Chua (Penguin Press)

11. "The Investment Answer" by Daniel C. Goldie and Gordon S. Murray (Business Plus)

12. "In the Blink of an Eye" by Michael Waltrip & Ellis Henican (Hyperion)

13. "The Pioneer Woman" by Ree Drummond (Morrow)

14. "Straight Talk, No Chaser" by Steve Harvey (Amistad)

15. "Life" by Keith Richards (Little, Brown)

MASS MARKET PAPERBACKS

1. "Dreams of a Dark Warrior" by Kresley Cole (Pocket)

2. "The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo" by Stieg Larsson (Vintage)

3. "The Girl Who Played with Fire" by Stieg Larsson (Vintage)

4. "Swimsuit" by James Patterson, Maxine Paetro (Grand Central Publishing)

5. "Deliver Us From Evil" by David Baldacci (Vision)

6. "The Lost Symbol" by Dan Brown (Anchor)

7. "Tom Clancy's Endwar" by David Michaels (Berkley)

8. "The Lincoln Lawyer" by Michael Connelly (Grand Central)

9. "Split Image" by Robert B. Parker (Berkley)

10. "This Body of Death" by Elizabeth George (Harper)

11. "Marrying Daisy Bellamy" by Susan Wiggs (MIRA)

12. "Frankenstein: Lost Souls" by Dean Koontz (Bantam)

13. "Wild Man Creek" by Robyn Carr (MIRA)

14. "Broken" by Karin Slaughter (Dell)

15. "Here to Stay" by Catherine Anderson (Signet)

TRADE PAPERBACKS

1. "Water for Elephants: A Novel" by Sara Gruen (Algonquin)

2. "Cutting for Stone" by Abraham Verghese (Vintage)

3. "Heaven is for Real: A Little Boy's Astounding Story of His Trip to Heaven and Back" by Todd Burpo, Sonja Burpo, Colton Burpo and Lynn Vincent (Thomas Nelson)

4. "The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo" by Stieg Larsson (Vintage)

5. "Inside of a Dog" by Alexandra Horowitz (Scribner)

6. The Postmistress" by Sarah Blake (Berkley)

7. "The Girl Who Played with Fire" by Stieg Larsson (Vintage)

8. "Little Bee" by Chris Cleave (Simon & Schuster)

9. "The Big Short" by Michael Lewis (Norton)

10. "The Art of Racing in the Rain: A Novel" by Garth Stein (Harper)

11. "Committed" by Elizabeth Gilbert (Penguin)

12. "True Grit" by Charles Portis (Overlook)

13. "Winter Garden" by Kristin Hannah (St. Martin's Griffin)

14. "The Glass Castle" by Jeannette Walls (Scribner)

15. "What the Dog Saw" by Malcolm Gladwell (LB/Back Bay)

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Filed by Zoe Triska  |