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Best-sellers

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

Books

Best-sellers

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

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Author debuts with a cat memoir/parable

First-time author Allison Snyder credits a good friendship with bringing “Laddie: A Cat’s Tale” (Living Parables of Central Florida) to life. The friends spent a lot of time together, with Snyder’s tabby/Maine coon mix always nearby. “Little by little, this cat started to take on a persona and history all his own – completely fabricated, of course, by me and my friend,” she says. “But that’s one of the fun things about fiction writing. You get to make things up and no one’s going to judge you. Plus, the cat can’t sue.”

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This week's best-sellers from Publishers Weekly

Here are the best-sellers for the week that ended Sunday, Jan. 15, compiled from data from independent and chain bookstores, book wholesalers and independent distributors nationwide, powered by Nielsen BookScan (c) 2017, The Nielsen Co.

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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

The Bachelorette star's love life is now an open book 3:54

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