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Bestsellers at the UVA Bookstore: April through June 2011


  1. Squirrel Seeks Chipmunk: A Modest Bestiary by David Sedaris
  2. The Help by Kathryn Stockett
  3. The Forty Rules of Love by Elif Shafak
  4. Water for Elephants by Sara Gruen
  5. The Barracks Thief by Tobias Wolff
  6. A Visit From the Goon Squad by Jennifer Egan
  7. What I Know - Poems of Life by Y.B. Taylor (Col ’76)
  8. Game of Thrones by George R.R. Martin
  9. Petropolis by Anya Ulinich
  10. Nancy Drew 34: The Hidden Window Mystery by Carolyn Keene


  1. The Social Animal: The Hidden Sources of Love, Character, and Achievement by David Brooks
  2. Bossypants by Tina Fey (Col ’92)
  3. When You Are Engulfed in Flames by David Sedaris
  4. Born to Run: A Hidden Tribe, Superathletes, and the Greatest Race the World Has Never Seen by Christopher McDougall
  5. Little Princes: One Man’s Promise to Bring Home the Lost Children of Nepal by Conor Grennan (Col ’96)
  6. The Big Short: Inside the Doomsday Machine by Michael Lewis
  7. Black Milk: On Writing, Motherhood, and the Harem Within by Elif Shafak
  8. Charlottesville by Eryn S. Brennan and Margaret Maliszewski
  9. The Dressmaker of Khair Khana: Five Sisters, One Remarkable Family, and the Woman Who Risked Everything to Keep Them Safe by Gayle Tzemach Lemmon
  10. Malcolm X: A Life of Reinvention by Manning Marable