The Indie Travel Literature Bestseller List

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    Based on sales at hundreds of independent bookstores nationwide for the eight-week peiod ending July 10, 2011.

    1. The Sweet Life in Paris
    David Lebovitz, Broadway, $14, 9780767928892

    2. The Tao of Travel: Enlightenments From Lives on the Road
    Paul Theroux, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, $25, 9780547336916

    3. Lunch in Paris
    Elizabeth Bard, Back Bay, $13.99, 9780316042789

    4. The Most Beautiful Walk in the World: A Pedestrian in Paris
    John Baxter, Harper Perennial, $14.99, 9780061998546

    5. A Walk in the Woods
    Bill Bryson, Broadway, $15.99, 9780767902526

    6. Paris, Paris: Journey Into the City of Light
    David Downie, Broadway, $15, 9780307886088

    7. Moby-Duck
    Donovan Hohn, Viking, $27.95, 9780670022199

    8. Bicycle Diaries
    David Byrne, Penguin, $16, 9780143117964

    9. Every Day in Tuscany
    Frances Mayes, Broadway, $15, 9780767929837

    10. 1,000 Places to See in the United States and Canada Before You Die (Updated Edition)
    Patricia Schultz, Workman, $19.95, 9780761163367

    11. Paris Was Ours: Thirty-Two Writers Reflect on the City of Light
    Penelope Rowlands (Ed.), Algonquin, $15.95, 9781565129535

    12. The Lost Girls: Three Friends. Four Continents. One Unconventional Detour Around the World
    Jennifer Baggett, et al., Harper, $15.99, 9780061689079

    13. Traveling With Pomegranates
    Sue Monk Kidd, Ann Kidd Taylor, Penguin, $15, 9780143117971

    14. Country Driving: A Chinese Road Trip
    Peter Hessler, Harper Perennial, $15.99, 9780061804106

    15. Paris to the Past: Traveling Through French History by Train
    Ina Caro, Norton, $27.95, 9780393078947

    16. Everything Is Its Own Reward
    Paul Madonna, City Lights, $27.95, 9780872865150

    17. The Geography of Bliss
    Eric Weiner, Twelve, $13.99, 9780446698894

    18. Turn Right at Machu Picchu: Rediscovering the Lost City One Step at a Time
    Mark Adams, Dutton, $26.95, 9780525952244

    19. 1,000 Places to See Before You Die
    Patricia Schultz, Workman, $19.95, 9780761161028

    20. Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance
    Robert M. Pirsig, Harper Perennial, $14.99, 9780060839871

    21. Atlas of Remote Islands: Fifty Islands I Have Never Set Foot on and Never Will
    Judith Schalansky, Penguin, $28, 9780143118206

    22. The Best Women's Travel Writing: True Stories from Around the World
    Lavinia Spalding (Ed.), Travelers' Tales Guides, $18.95, 9781609520120

    23. Harry Truman's Excellent Adventure: The True Story of a Great American Road Trip
    Matthew Algeo, Chicago Review Press, $16.95, 9781569767078

    24. Assassination Vacation
    Sarah Vowell, S&S, $15, 9780743260046

    25. To a Mountain in Tibet
    Colin Thubron, Harper, $24.99, 9780061768262