Best-seller lists are generally compounded of publishers' ballyhoo and booksellers' hopes, do not include children's books or reprints. TIME'S list, arranged in order of nationwide sales, is based on actual sales figures for last month, supplied by leading U. S. bookstores: WITH MALICE TOWARD SOMEMargaret HalseySimon & Schuster ($2).
THE YEARLING Marjorie Kinnan RowlingsScribner ($2.50).
MY SON, MY SON!Howard Spring Viking ($2.50).
THE IMPORTANCE OF LIVINGLin Yu-tangReynal & Hitchcock ($3).
THE HORSE AND BUGGY DOCTORArthur E. HertzlerHarper ($2.75).
. . . AND TELL OF TIMELaura Krey Houghton Mifflin ($2.75)....