Here is the New York Times bestseller list from two years ago during the week of July 11th! Last week which flashbacked to the bestseller list during the week of June 6th also had "The Girl Who Kicked the Hornet's Nest" on it! I have read "The Girl Who Kicked the Hornet's Nest" and "The Help" from this list. Have you read any that you liked and would recommend reading?
July 11, 2010
1 SIZZLING SIXTEEN, by Janet Evanovich. (St. Martin’s, $27.99.) The bounty
hunter Stephanie Plum comes to the aid of a cousin with gambling debts.
2 THE GIRL WHO KICKED THE HORNET’S NEST, by Stieg Larsson. (Knopf,
$27.95.) The third volume of a trilogy about a Swedish hacker and a journalist.
3 THE OVERTON WINDOW, by Glenn Beck. (Threshold Editions/Mercury Radio
Arts, $26.) A public relations executive and the woman he loves fight to expose
a conspiracy to transform America.
4 FAMILY TIES, by Danielle Steel. (Delacorte, $28.) A woman who raised her
deceased sister’s three children must juggle their needs, her business and the
new man in her life.
5 THE LION, by Nelson DeMille. (Grand Central, $27.99.) John Corey, now a
federal agent, pursues a Libyan terrorist who has returned to America bent on
6 THE HELP, by Kathryn Stockett. (Amy Einhorn/Putnam, $24.95.) A young white
woman and two black maids in 1960s Mississippi.
7 THE PASSAGE, by Justin Cronin. (Ballantine, $27.) More than a hundred years
in the future, a small group resists the vampires who have taken over North
8 WHIPLASH, by Catherine Coulter. (Putnam, 26.95.) The F.B.I. agents Dillon
Savich and Lacey Sherlock help investigate misdeeds at a pharmaceutical
9 FRANKENSTEIN: LOST SOULS, by Dean Koontz. (Bantam, $27.) Book 4 in
the reimagining of the classic tale.
10 DEAD IN THE FAMILY, by Charlaine Harris. (Ace, $25.95.) Sookie Stackhouse
is exhausted in the aftermath of a Fae war.
11 LOWCOUNTRY SUMMER, by Dorothea Benton Frank. (William
Morrow/HarperCollins, $25.99.) In this sequel to “Plantation,” a woman returns
home after her mother’s death to encounter old secrets and lies.
12 THE SPY, by Clive Cussler and Justin Scott. (Putnam, $27.95.) In 1908, a
detective investigates spies who are trying to keep America from developing
13 MISSION OF HONOR, by David Weber. (Baen, $27.) Honor Harrington
defends the Star Kingdom of Manticore as it is besieged by many enemies.
14 BROKEN, by Karin Slaughter. (Delacorte, $26.) There is friction between the
Georgia Bureau of Investigation and the Grant County Police Department when
Dr. Sara Linton calls in Special Agent Will Trent from Atlanta.
15 61 HOURS, by Lee Child. (Delacorte, $28.) Jack Reacher helps the police in a
small South Dakota town protect a witness in a drug trial.
Until next time, keep curling up with a good book...