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By Thomas Harris (Dell, $27.95)
Dr. Lecter returns in this sequel to "Silence of the Lambs."
2. White Oleander
By Janet Fitch (Little, Brown, $24)
A young girl recounts surviving the travails of foster care.
3. Mother of Pearl
By Melinda Haynes (Hyperion, $23.95)
A Mississippi family's secrets weigh heavy in a small town.
4. The Testament
By John Grisham (Doubleday, $23.95)
An eccentric billionaire's will causes turmoil.
5. Episode 1: The Phantom Menace
By Terry Brooks (Ballantine, $25)
Sci-fi veteran's novelization of the prequel to the Star Wars trilogy.
6. Havana Bay
By Martin Cruz Smith (Random House, $24.95)
Russian investigator Arkady Renko assissts his comrades in Cuba.
7. The White House Connection
By Jack Higgins (Putnam, $25.95)
A thriller packed with political intrigue and suspense.
8. East of the Mountains
By David Guterson (Harcourt Brace, $25)
A diagnosis of cancer brings reflection and a rash decision.
9. God in Ruins
By Leon Uris (HarperCollins, $26)
A secret may shatter a man's bid for the 2008 presidential campaign.
10. Certain Prey
By John Sandford (Putnam, $24.95)
Two femmes fatales set their sights on police officer Lucas Davenport.
1. Shadow: Five Presidents and the Legacy of Watergate
By Bob Woodward (Simon & Schuster, $27.50)
2. The Greatest Generation
By Tom Brokaw (Random House, $24.95)
By Stephen E. Ambrose (Simon & Schuster, $21)
4. Tuesdays with Morrie
By Mitch Albom (Doubleday, $19.95)
5. Every Man a Tiger
By Tom Clancy with Chuck Homer (Putnam, $27.95)
6. The First World War
By John Keegan (Knopf, $35)
7. Front Row at the White House
By Helen Thomas (Simon & Schuster, $26)
8. The Lexus and the Olive Tree
By Thomas L. Friedman (Farrar Straus Giroux, $27.50)
9. I Ain't Got Time to Bleed
By Jesse Ventura (Random House, $19.95)
By H. Leighton Steward, Morrison C. Berhen, Sam S. Andrews & Luis A. Balart (Ballantine, $22)
The bestseller lists this week are culled from information submitted by Barnes & Noble, Crown, Olsson's and Waldenbooks based on sales from 6/1 - 6/19. Numbers within brackets, e.g. , represent the total number of weeks on the list. The "Washington Is Also Reading" list is based on reports from Chapters, Chuck & Dave's, Maryland Book Exchange, Politics & Prose, Reprint, and Trover. Book World bestsellers hotline is 202-334-9000, category code 4175. (7/11/99)