Bestselling books the week of Sept. 30, 2010, according to IndieBound*


1. The Hunger Games (hardcover and paperback), by Suzanne Collins, Scholastic
2. Magic Tree House (hardcover and paperback) ,by Mary Pope Osborne, Sal Murdocca (Illus.), Random House,
3. Ivy & Bean (hardcover and paperback), by Annie Barrows, Sophie Blackall (Illus.), Chronicle
4. Diary of a Wimpy Kid (hardcover), by Jeff Kinney, Amulet
5. Percy Jackson and the Olympians (hardcover and paperback), by Rick Riordan, Miramax
6. Pretty Little Liars (hardcover and paperback), by Sara Shepard, Harper
7. Harry Potter (hardcover and paperback), by J.K. Rowling, Scholastic/Arthur A. Levine Books
8. The 39 Clues (hardcover), by Jude Watson, Scholastic
9. Chronicles of Vladimir Tod (hardcover and paperback), by Heather Brewer, Puffin
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10. Fancy Nancy I Can Read Series (paperback), by Jane O'Connor, Robin Preiss Glasser (Illus.), Harper

*Published Thursday, September 30, 2010 (for the sales week ended Sunday, September 26, 2010). Based on reporting from many hundreds of independent bookstores across the United States. For information on more titles, please visit

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