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Bay Area Best-Sellers Week ending June 12

The following is a list of the Bay Area Best-Sellers Week ending June 12.

Fiction hardcover

1. “The Paris Wife” (Ballantine, 2011) by Paula McLain

2. “Dreams of Joy” (Random House, 2011) by Lisa See

3. “The Snowman” (Knopf, 2011) by Jo Nesbo

4. “The Fifth Witness” (Little, Brown, 2011) by Michael Connelly

5. “The Girl Who Kicked the Hornet’s Nest” (Knopf, 2010) by Stieg Larsson

6. “Dead Reckoning” (Ace, 2011) by Charlaine Harris

7. “Caleb’s Crossing” (Viking, 2011) by Geraldine Brooks

8. “She Walks in Beauty: A Woman’s Journey through Poems” (Hyperion, 2011) by Caroline Kennedy

9. “The Tiger’s Wife” (Random House, 2011) by Téa Obreht

10. “Bloodmoney” (Norton, 2011) by David Ignatius

Nonfiction hardcover

1. “In the Garden of Beasts: Love, Terror, and an American Family in Hitler’s Berlin (Crown, 2011) by Erik Larson

2. “Bossypants” (Reagan Arthur, 2011) by Tina Fey

3. “Unbroken: A World War II Story of Survival, Resilience, and Redemption (Random House, 2010) by Laura Hillenbrand

4. “The Greater Journey: Americans in Paris” (Simon & Schuster, 2011) by David McCullough

5. “The Social Animal: The Hidden Sources of Love, Character, and Achievement” (Random House, 2011) by David Brooks

6. “A Band of Misfits: Tales of the 2010 San Francisco Giants” (Triumph, 2011) by Andrew Baggarly

7. “Incognito: The Secret Lives of the Brain” (Pantheon, 2011) by David Eagleman

8. “Area 51: An Uncensored History of America’s Top Secret Military Base” (Little, Brown, 2011) by Annie Jacobsen

9. “On China” (Penguin Press, 2011) by Henry Kissinger

10. “Lies That Chelsea Handler Told Me” (Grand Central, 2011) by Chelsea Handler

 

– Provided by the San Francisco Chronicle and Northern California Independent Booksellers Association

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