Originally created 07/18/04

Publishers Weekly best sellers hardcover fiction



Fiction

1. the da vinci code, by dan brown (doubleday)

2. sam's letters to jennifer, by james patterson (little, brown)

3. the rule of four, by ian caldwell and dustin thomason (dial)

4. the five people you meet in heaven, by mitch albom (hyperion)

5. ten big ones, by janet evanovich (st. martin's)

6. the dark tower vi: song of susannah, by stephen king (grant)

7. angels & demons, by dan brown (atria)

8. kill the messenger, by tami hoag (bantam)

9. robert ludlum's bourne legacy, by eric van lustbader (st. martin's)

10. second chance, by danielle steel (delacorte)

Nonfiction

1. my life, by bill clinton (knopf)

2. the south beach diet, by arthur agatston (rodale press)

3. dress your family in corduroy and denim, by david sedaris (little, brown)

4. shadow divers: the true adventure of two americans who risked everything, by robert kurson (random house)

5. eats, shoots & leaves: the zero tolerance approach to punctuation, by lynne truss (gotham)

6. the purpose-driven life, by rick warren (zondervan)

7. father joe, by tony hendra (random house)

8. the south beach diet cookbook, by arthur agatston (rodale press)

9. automatic millionaire, by david bach (broadway)

10. ric flair: to be the man, by ric flair with keith elliot greenberg (world wrestling entertainment)

Mass-market paperbacks

1. the notebook, by nicholas sparks (warner)

2. bleachers, by john grisham (dell)

3. angels & demons, by dan brown (pocket)

4. blindside, by catherine coulter (jove)

5. deception point, by dan brown (pocket)

6. dark destiny, by christine feehan (dorchester)

7. when he was wicked, by julia quinn (avon)

8. the bourne supremacy, by robert ludlum (bantam)

9. the vanished man, by jeffrey deaver (pocket)

10. digital fortress, by dan brown (st. martin's press)

- Publishers Weekly