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1. Black Notice
By Patricia Cornwell (Putnam, $25.95)
Kay Scarpetta is back with more evil enemies than ever before.
2. The Edge
By Catherine Coulter (Putnam, $22.95)
Action-packed romance and an FBI agent with ESP fuel this mystery.
By Thomas Harris (Dell, $27.95)
Dr. Lecter returns in this sequel to "The Silence of the Lambs."
By Tim F. LaHaye (Tyndale House, $22.95)
A man kills the Antichrist, setting the stage for the Apocalypse.
5. Mother of Pearl
By Melinda Haynes (Hyperion, $23.95)
A Mississippi family's secrets weigh heavy, in a small town.
6. White Oleander
By Janet Fitch (Little, Brown, $24)
A young girl recounts surviving the travails of foster care.
7. Jupiter's Bones
By Faye Kellerman (Morrow, $25)
LAPD's Peter Decker investigates the death of a bizarre cult leader.
8. Granny Dan
By Danielle Steel (Delacorte, $19.95)
A ballerina falls for the doctor of a Russian czar.
9. Worst Fears Realized
By Stuart Woods (HarperCollins, $25)
Someone seems to be killing off all of Stone Barrington's lady friends.
10. McNally's Dilemma
By Lawrence Sanders (Putnam, $24.95)
Palm Beach P.I. Archy McNally investigates a socialite's murder.
1. Bill and Hillary: The Marriage
By Christopher Andersen (Morrow, $27.50)
2. Tuesdays with Morrie
By Mitch Albom (Doubleday, $19.95)
3. Shadow: Five Presidents and the Legacy of Watergate
By Bob Woodward (Simon & Schuster, $27.50)
4. Body for Life
By Bill Phillips with Michael D'Orso (HarperCollins, $25)
5. The First World War
By John Keegan (Knopf, $35)
6. The Other Side and Back
By Sylvia Browne and Lindsay Harrison (Dutton, $23.95)
7. The Greatest Generation
By Tom Brokaw (Random House, $24.95)
8. The Art of Happiness
By the Dalai Lama (Riverhead, $22.95)
9. Sugar Busters
By H. Leighton Steward, Morrison C. Berhen, Sam S. Andrews & Luis A. Balart (Ballantine, $22)
10. Suzanne Somers' Get Skinny on Fabulous Food
By Suzanne Somers (Random House, $24)
The bestseller lists this week are culled from information submitted by Barnes & Noble, Crown, Olsson's and Waldenbooks based on sales from 8/1 - 8/7. 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, Reprint, Trover and Vertigo. Book World bestsellers hotline is 202-334-9000, category code 4175. (8/29/99)