Most-Ordered Summer Nonfiction — Edelweiss

The top 30 most-ordered nonfiction titles through Edelweiss in the past 60 days, as of 4/20/11. Titles have a pub date before Aug 1,

Edelweiss creates electronic catalogs used by publishers sales reps primarily with independent booksellers. it does not represent all publishers — check the site for those that use the system.

The next list will be available in the next two to three months.

1.  In the Garden of Beasts by Larson, Erik (Random House/Crown) PubDate: May 10 2011; Large Print, Random House; 9780739378144

2.   Does the Noise in My Head Bother You? by Tyler, Steven (HarperCollins/Ecco) PubDate: May 3 2011

3.  The Maine Summers Cookbook by Greenlaw, Linda (Penguin Group (USA) Inc./Studio) PubDate: Jun 30 2011

4.   What? by Kurlansky, Mark (Macmillan/Walker & Company) PubDate: Apr 26 2011

5.   Lost in Shangri-La by Zuckoff, Mitchell (HarperCollins/Harper) PubDate: Apr 26 2011

6.   Sex on the Moon by Mezrich, Ben (Random House/Doubleday) PubDate: Jul 12 2011; Large Print, Thorndike, 9781410438850, $31.99, 7/20/2011

7.   The Post-American World by Zakaria, Fareed (W.W. Norton/W. W. Norton & Company) PubDate: May 31 2011 — a revised and expanded version of the 2009 best seller

8.   Alphabetter Juice by Blount Jr., Roy (Macmillan/Farrar, Straus and Giroux) PubDate: May 10 2011 —  a followup to the author’s Alphabet Juice

9.   Stories I Only Tell My Friends by Lowe, Rob (Macmillan/Henry Holt and Co.) PubDate: Apr 26 2011

10.   The Floor of Heaven by Blum, Howard (Random House/Crown) PubDate: Apr 26 2011 — this has movie buzz; it was acquired before publication by Fox.

11.   On China by Kissinger, Henry (Penguin Group (USA) Inc./Penguin Press HC, The) PubDate: May 17 2011

12.   If You Ask Me by White, Betty (Penguin Group (USA) Inc./Putnam Adult) PubDate: May 3 2011; Large Print, Thorndike, 9781410437488, $32.99, 5/18/2011

13.   Lies that Chelsea Handler Told Me by Chelsea’s Family, Friends, and Other Victims (Hachette/Grand Central Publishing) PubDate: May 10 2011

14.  Guy Fieri Food by Fieri, Guy (HarperCollins/William Morrow Cookbooks) PubDate: May 3 2011

15.   Finding Everett Ruess by Roberts, David (Random House/Broadway) PubDate: Jul 19 2011

16.   The New Ann Coulter by Coulter, Ann (Random House/Crown Forum) PubDate: Jun 7 2011

17.  My Lucky Life In and Out of Show Business by Van Dyke, Dick (Random House/Crown Archetype) PubDate: May 3 2011

18.   Wicked Bugs by Stewart, Amy (Workman/Algonquin Books) PubDate: May 3 2011

19,   A Jane Austen Education by Deresiewicz, William (Penguin Group (USA) Inc./Penguin Press HC, The) PubDate: Apr 28 2011; Large Print, Thorndike, 9781410440266, $31.99, 8/17/2011

20.   The Churchills by Lovell, Mary S. (W.W. Norton/W. W. Norton & Company) PubDate: May 9 2011

21.   The Influencing Machine by Gladstone, Brooke (W.W. Norton/W. W. Norton & Company) PubDate: May 23 2011

22.   Your Voice in My Head by Forrest, Emma (Random House/Other Press) PubDate: May 3 2011

23.   The Triple Agent by Warrick, Joby (Random House/Doubleday) PubDate: Jul 19 2011

24.  The Solitudes by Gongora, Luis de (Penguin Group (USA) Inc./Penguin Classics Hardcover) PubDate: Jun 28 2011

25.   20 Years Younger by Kotler, Ronald L. (Hachette/Little, Brown and Company) PubDate: Apr 26 2011

26.   The Reading Promise by Ozma, Alice (Hachette/Grand Central Publishing) PubDate: May 3 2011; Large Print, Thorndike, 009781410439574, $32.99, 8/3/2011

27.   Railway Maps of the World by Ovenden, Mark (Penguin Group (USA) Inc./Viking Adult) PubDate: Apr 28 2011

28.   The Seven Spiritual Laws of Superheroes by Chopra, Deepak (HarperCollins/HarperOne) PubDate: May 31 2011

29.   To End All Wars by Hochschild, Adam (Houghton Mifflin Harcourt/Houghton Mifflin Harcourt) PubDate: May 3 2011

30.   The Notes by Reagan, Ronald (HarperCollins/Harper) PubDate: May 10 2011 – HarperCollins Adult Summer 2011