The Book Table‘s bestsellers of the week for Hardcover Fiction, Hardcover Nonfiction, Paperback Fiction, Paperback Nonfiction and Young Adult and Children’s Books:

Hardcover Fiction
Emma Donoghue

Squirrel Seeks Chipmunk
David Sedaris

Jonathan Franzen

Girl Who Kicked the Hornet’s Nest
Stieg Larsson


Hardcover Nonfiction
Autobiography of Mark Twain, vol. 1
Mark Twain

Jon Stewart

Stacy Schiff

Keith Richards

Laura Hillenbrand

Paperback Fiction
Finkler Question
Howard Jacobson

Half Broke Horses
Jeannette Walls

Major Pettigrew’s Last Stand
Helen Simonson

Cutting for Stone
Abraham Verghese

Little Bee
Chris Cleave

Paperback Nonfiction
Just Kids
Patti Smith

Bicycle Diaries
David Byrne

Holidays on Ice
David Sedaris

Awkward Family Photos
Mike Bender

Dave Eggers

Young Adult and Children’s Books
Book Thief
Markus Zusak

Guinness Book of World Records

Of Thee I Sing
Barack Obama

Ugly Truth
Jeff Kinney

Hunger Games
Suzanne Collins

Lake Theatre’s top attended movies of the weekend








1. Tron Legacy 3D








2. The Tourist








3. Yogi Bear 3D








4. How Do You Know








5. Narnia 3D








6. Tangled








7. Harry Potter

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