Top Ten in Books

Antigone Books best-sellers for the week ending Aug. 12, 2005
  1. Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince J. K. Rowling, Scholastic, Inc. ($29.99)
  2. Bad Cat: 244 Not-So-Pretty Kitties and Cats Gone Bad Jim Edgar, Workman Publishing ($9.95)
  3. The Witches' Almanac: Spring 2005 to Spring 2006 Elizabeth Pepper and John Wilcock, Witches' Almanac, Ltd. ($8.95)
  4. The Iron Girl: A Jane Lawless Mystery Ellen Hart, St. Martin's ($24.95)
  5. The Jane Austen Book Club: A Novel Karen Joy Fowler, Plume Books ($14)
  6. Everyone's Pretty: A Novel Lydia Millet, Soft Skull Press ($13.95)
  7. Dress Your Family in Corduroy and Denim David Sedaris, Back Bay Books ($14.95)
  8. The Secret Life of Bees Sue Monk Kidd, Penguin Books ($14)
  9. Persepolis: The Story of a Childhood Marjane Satrapi, Pantheon Books ($11.95)
  10. Walter, the Farting Dog William Kotzwinkle, North Atlantic Books ($15.95)