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This week's best-sellers from Publishers Weekly

Here are the best-sellers for the week that ended Sunday, Sept. 25, compiled from data from independent and chain bookstores, book wholesalers and independent distributors nationwide, powered by Nielsen BookScan (c) 2016, The Nielsen Co.

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It's breakfast put on steroids

If you're the sort of person who gravitates toward diners, whose favorite restaurants serve breakfast all day (we are not talking about McDonald's), who makes breakfast for dinner at home and whose idea of a good time is making frosted flakes from scratch, then here's a cookbook for you. "Big Bad Breakfast" is the new book from John Currence, and it's a big, bad book of a cookbook, as was clearly the author's intent.

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Best-sellers

Rankings for hard-cover books sold in Southern California, as reported by selected book stores:

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Best-sellers

Rankings for hard-cover books sold in Southern California, as reported by selected book stores:

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‘Textbook’ offers ways to connect beyond author’s voice

An interactive memoir with multiple choice questions, quizzes and the organization of a textbook? A book that invites readers and listeners to connect with the author via text? “Textbook Amy Krouse Rosenthal: Not Exactly a Memoir” (book from Dutton, audio from Random House Audio) leaps beyond traditional books in structure and offers engaging views of life that are relatable, intriguing and enlightening.

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Banning books: Top 10 most challenged books

Fifty Shades of Grey and the Bible rank in the top 10 of the latest list of books most objected to at public schools and libraries. Here are the books on the American Library Association’s “State of Libraries Report.”
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Banning books: Top 10 most challenged books 2:00

Banning books: Top 10 most challenged books

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The Bachelorette star's love life is now an open book

Lawrence Schoen and his Klingon lullaby 0:53

Lawrence Schoen and his Klingon lullaby

Wake County Libraries annual book sale 1:38

Wake County Libraries annual book sale