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USA Today Besteller List, Week Ending February 18, 2007

There are no new faces on the list this week, but there were also no new releases last week. I expect that next week Nora Roberts’ alter ego will be up in the Number 1 slot. I’ve been resisting the expensive ebook purchase but it sounds like the book is a doozy. My bookseller friend said it might be one of the best of the series featuring a very serious impediment to Eve and Roarke’s seemingly unshakeable marriage. Gah. Must resist. Must.

Irish Dreams, Nora Roberts (Silh Special Releasees), $7.99, No. 8 (Peak 2).
The Dream-Hunter, Sherrilyn Kenyon, St. Martin’s Paperbacks, $7.99, No. 11 (Peak 3).
Most Likely To Die, Lisa Jackson, Beverly Barton, Wendy Corsi Staub (Zebra),$7.99 No. 12 (Peak 5).

Plum Lovin’, Janet Evanovich, (St. Martin’s Press), $16.95 No. 16, (Peak 1)
McKettrick’s Luck, Linda Lael Miller (HQN), $7.99, No. 20 (Peak 8).
Tongue in Chic, Christina Dodd, Signet, $7.99, No. 26 (Peak 17).
The Winter Lodge, Susan Wiggs (MIRA), $7.99, No. 27 (Peak 13).

Causing Havoc, Lori Foster (Berkley), $7.99, No. 32 (Peak 13).
Angels All Over Town, Luanne Rice (Bantam), $7.50, No. 42 (Peak 22).
Point Blank, Catherine Coulter (Jove), $7.99, No.46 (Peak 3)
What Price Love?, Stephanie Laurens (Avon), $7.99, No. 51 (Peak 15).

All Night Long, Jayne Ann Krentz (Jove), $7.99, No. 53 (Peak 33).
Natural Born Charmer, Susan Elizabeth Phillips (William Morrow), $24.95, No. 57 (Peak 21). I find this to be a bit shocking. I would have thought that SEP and her book would have greater staying power and would have made it higher up the list.
What A Lady Wants, Victoria Alexander (Avon), $6.99 No. 60 (Peak 18).
Speak No Evil, Allison Brennan (Ballantine Books), $6.99, No. 67 (Peak 26).

Bite Me If You Can, Lynsay Sands (Avon), $6.99 No. 72 (Peak 21).
Dangerous Games, Lora Leigh (St. Martin’s Paperbacks), No. 83 (Peak 37).
Kissing Sin, Keri Arthur (Dell), $6.99, No. 95 (Peak 29).
Stealing Home, Sherryl Woods (Mira), $6.99, No. 98 (Peak 61).

Blood Bound, Patricia Briggs (Ace), $7.99, No. 112 (Peak 35).
Twilight, Stephenie Meyer (Little, Brown), $8.99, No. 114, (Peak 75)

How to Abduct a Highland Lord, Karen Hawkins (Pocket), $6.99, No. 122, (Peak 49).
Sweet Home Carolina, Patricia Rice (Ballantine Books), $6.99, No. 124 (Peak 96).
New Moon, Stephenie Meyer (Little Brown for Young Readers), $17.99, No. 130, (Peak 39)

Dead Sexy, Amanda Ashley (Zebra), $6.99, No. 132 (Peak 59).
Chasing Stanley, Deirdre Martin (Berkley), $7.99 No. 144 (Peak 88).
The Constant Princess, Philippa Gregory (Touchstone), $16.00, No. 149, (Peak 56)
Slow Burn, Julie Garwood (Ballantine Books), $7.99, No. 150, (Peak 5).

Out of the List

The Stranger in Her Bed, Janet Chapman (Pocket Star), $6.99, No. 102 (Peak 73).
White Lies, Jayne Ann Krentz (Putnam), $24.95, No. 110 (Peak 18).
The Nymph King, Gena Showalter (HQN), $6.99, No. 122 (Peak 75)
Beware of Doug, Elaine Fox (Avon), $5.99, No. 133.
Heart of Texas, Debbie Macomber (Mira), $13.95, No. 140 (Peak 89).

Jane Litte is the founder of Dear Author, a lawyer, and a lover of pencil skirts. She spends her downtime reading romances and writing about them. Her TBR pile is much larger than the one shown in the picture and not as pretty. You can reach Jane by email at jane @ dearauthor dot com

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