Thursday, February 21, 2008

Small Victories

Sometimes, in the midst of disaster and forboding, a bright shaft of sunlight sparkles through the clouds. Once again, one of our favorite book stores--Mystery Lovers in Oakmont, PA --sold a few copies of BIG NUMBERS last month.

Oh, life is good for The Famous Author.

MLB's Best Seller List for January 2008

Trade Paperback Best Sellers

1. I'm Proud of You by Tim Madigan
Author's tale of his friendship with Mr. Rogers
$11

2. The Sultan's Seal by Jenny Whtie
Mystery set in 19th century Istanbul with magistrate Kamil Pasha
$13.95

3. Oscar Wilde and a Death of No Importance by Gyles Brandreth
author as sleuth
$14

4. A Poisoned Season by Tasha Alexander
Victorian widow Lady Emily Ashton
$13.95

5. Death in the Garden by Elizabeth Ironside
woman investigates death 60 years in the past
$14.95

6. Extraordinary People by Peter May
Scottish forensic scientist Enzo MacLeod, retired to France
$14.95

7. Big Numbers by Jack Getze
down on his luck stockbroker recalls events that led to his dire predicament
$16.95

8. Water for Elephants by Sara Gruen
star-crossed lovers in the circus world circa 1932
$13.95

9. Silent in the Sanctuary by Deanna Raybourn
Victorian sleuth Lady Jane Grey
$13.95

10. Taken by Kathleen George

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