1. “Dead or Alive,” by Tom Clancy (Penguin Group)

2. “Diary of a Wimpy Kid: The Ugly Truth,” by Jeff Kinney (Abrams)

3. “Learning to Ski With Mr Magee,” by Chris Van Dusen (Chronicle Books)

4. “Full Dark, No Stars,” by Stephen King (Simon & Schuster)


5. “The Confession,” by John Grisham (Knopf Doubleday)

6. “Cross Fire,” by James Patterson (Little Brown)

7. “Port Mortuary,” by Patricia Cornwell (Penguin)

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

9. “Fall of Giants,” by Ken Follett (Penguin)

10. “The Lost Hero,” by Rick Riordan (Hyperion)



1. “The Hunger Games,” by Suzanne Collins (Scholastic)

2. “Cutting for Stone,”
by Abraham Verghese (Knopf Doubleday)

3. “Art of Racing in the Rain,”
by Garth Stein (HarperCollins)

4. “The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo,” by Stieg Larsson (Knopf Doubleday)

5. “House Rules,”
by Jodi Picoult (Simon & Schuster) 6. “Little Bee,” by Chris Cleave (Simon & Schuster)

7. “Sarah’s Key,” by Tatiana de Rosnay (St Martin’s Press)

8. “Happy Ever After,” by Nora Roberts (Penguin)

9. “The Last Time I Saw You,” by Elizabeth Berg (Random House)


10. “The Corrections,” by Jonathan Franzen (Picador)




1. “Decision Points,” by George W. Bush (Crown)

2. “Unbroken,” by Laura Hillenbrand (Random House)


3. “Barefoot Contessa: How Easy Is That?” by Ina Garten (Crown)

4. “Life,” by Keith Richards (Little, Brown)

5. “Guinness World Records 2011,” (Guinness World Records Limited)

6. “The Daily Show With Jon Stewart Presents Earth (the Book): A Visitor’s Guide to the Human Race,” by Jon Stewart (Grand Central Publishing)

7. “Becoming Teddy Roosevelt,” by Andrew Vietze (Down East Books)

8. “Broke,” by Glenn Beck (Simon & Schuster)


9. “Cooking Down East,” by Marjorie Standish (Down East Books)

10. “I Remember Nothing,” by Nora Ephron (Knopf Doubleday Publishing)


1. “Inside of a Dog,” by Alexandra Horowitz (Simon & Schuster)

2. “Extreme New England Weather,” by Josh Judge (SciArt Media)

3. “Healing of America,” by T.R. Reid (Penguin Group)


4. “City by the Sea: A Photographic History of Portland, Maine,” by John Moon (Elysium)

5. “The World Almanac and Book of Facts 2010,” by World Almanac (Facts on File )

6. “Rachael Ray’s Look + Cook,” by Rachael Ray (Crown)

7. “A Walk in the Woods,” by Bill Bryson (Broadway Books)

8. “Where Men Win Glory,” by Jon Krakauer (Knopf Doubleday)

9. “A Moose and a Lobster Walk Into a Bar by John McDonald (Islandport Press)

10. “1001 Facts That will Scare the S#*t Out of You,” by Cary McNeal (Adams Media Corporation)

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