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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:

Books

This week's best-sellers from Publishers Weekly

Here are the best-sellers for the week that ended Sunday, Aug. 14, compiled from data from independent and chain bookstores, book wholesalers and independent distributors nationwide, powered by Nielsen BookScan (c) 2016, The Nielsen Co.

Books

Punk's not dead: Legs McNeil and Gillian McCain and 'Please Kill Me'

They came not to bury punk but to praise it. Twenty years ago, Legs McNeil and Gillian McCain published "Please Kill Me: The Uncensored Oral History of Punk" with Grove Press. The format was ingenious - no single person could lay claim to know the whole of the sprawling, anarchically creative, drug-riddled scene.

Videos

Toucan Nation trailer

3D Systems played a crucial role in the rehabilitation of Grecia, a toucan in Costa Rica that lost the majority of its upper beak after an attack. The Rock Hill company made it a 3-D beak. Grecia's story will be featured in Animal Planet's Toucan Nation.
Credit: Animal Planet and Discovery Communications
Toucan Nation trailer 0:32

Toucan Nation trailer

Lewisville football coach Will Mitchell previews upcoming Blacksburg game 0:50

Lewisville football coach Will Mitchell previews upcoming Blacksburg game

Bond denied for Chester mother charged in newborn's death 2:40

Bond denied for Chester mother charged in newborn's death

Rock Hill church defaced with human waste 1:41

Rock Hill church defaced with human waste