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3—Snow Fire, Whitney (7)

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5—The Persian Boy, Renault (5)

6—Semi-Tough, Jenkins (3)

7—August 1914, Solzhenitsyn (4)

8—Green Darkness, Seton (9)

9—The Camerons, Crichton (10)

10—The Sunlight Dialogues, Gardner (8)


1—Dr. Atkins' Diet Revolution, Atkins (3)

2—The Best and the Brightest, Halberstam (1)

3—Harry S. Truman, Truman (2)

4—The Joy of Sex, Comfort (5)

5—1'm O.K., You're O.K., Harris (4)

6— 'Johnny, We Hardly Knew Ye,' ' O'Donnell, Powers, McCarthy (7)

7—Journey to Ixtlan, Castaneda (6)

8—All Creatures Great and Small, Herriot (9)

9—Supermoney, 'Smith' (8) 1

10—Blackberry Winter, Mead


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