The author and publisher of the No. 1 paperback bestseller "When the Wind Blows" are listed incorrectly on Page 11 of today's Book World, which was printed in advance. The author is James Patterson and the publisher is Warner Books. The errors also appeared in the Sept. 26 Book World. (Published 10/03/1999)


Fiction weeks on list

1. When the Wind Blows [1]

By Zachary Alan Fox (Kensington, $6.99)

After a man's mother dies, he begins to uncover a horrific past.

2. The Reef [1]

By Nora Roberts (Berkley, $7.50)

A love story develops during a hunt for buried treasure.

3. Memoirs of a Geisha [29]

By Arthur Golden (Vintage, $14)

A little girl's transformation into a beguiling temptress.

4. The Pilot's Wife [23]

By Anita Shreve (Little, Brown/Back Bay, $13.95)

After a pilot crashes, his wife discovers a shocking secret.

5. Remembering Summer [1]

By Elizabeth Lowell (Avon, $6.99)

An Olympic equestrian falls for her blue-eyed bodyguard.

6. Rainbow Six [4]

By Tom Clancy (Berkley, $8.50)

An elite team of counterterrorists struggles to save the day.

7. Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone [1]

By J. K. Rowling (Scholastic, $5.99)

A neglected orphaned boy is invited to attend a school for wizards.

8. Field of Thirteen [1]

By Dick Francis (Jove, $6.99)

A collection of 13 short stories with an equine motif.

9. Point of Origin [9]

By Patricia Cornwell (Berkley, $7.99)

Kay Scarpetta returns to face a dark shadow from her past.

10. Summer Sisters [15]

By Judy Blume (Dell, $7.50)

Childhood friends reunite, with unexpected results.


1. Dr. Atkins' New Diet Revolution [110]

By Robert C. Atkins (Avon, $6.50)

2. Angela's Ashes [15]

By Frank McCourt (Touchstone, $14)

3. In the Meantime [3]

By Iyanla Vanzant (Universe, $13.95)

4. Protein Power [25]

By Michael R. Eades & Mary Dan Eades (Bantam, $6.50)

5. Dr. Atkin's New Carbo Gram Counter [2]

By Robert C. Atkins (M. Evans, $4.95)

6. Guns, Germs and Steel [22]

By Jared Diamond (Norton, $14.95)

7. Don't Give It Away [9]

By Iyanla Vanzant (Simon & Schuster, $11)

8. Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil [9]

By John Berendt (Vintage, $12)

9. The Gifts of the Jews [3]

By Thomas Cahill (Doubleday, $14)

10. The Perfect Storm [37]

By Sebastian Junger (Harper, $6.99)



weeks on list

1. The Alibi [2]

By Sandra Brown (Warner, $25.95)

Passions and ambitions collide at a murder trial in Charleston.

2. In Pursuit of the Proper Sinner [2]

By Elizabeth George (Bantam, $25.95)

New Scotland Yard detectives Lynley and Havers are on the case.

3. Black Notice [6]

By Patricia Cornwell (Putnam, $25.95)

Kay Scarpetta is back with more evil enemies than ever before.

4. Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban [1]

By J. K. Rowling (Scholastic, $19.95)

An evil villain escapes from a wizard's prison and threatens Harry.

5. Dark Lady [3]

By Richard North Patterson (Knopf, $25.95)

Corruption and murder abound in a Midwestern city.

6. Family Honor [1]

By Robert B. Parker (Putnam, $22.95)

A lady P.I. stirs up trouble after saving a girl from prostitution.

7. Ender's Shadow [1]

By Orson Scott Card (Tor, $24.95)

A preadolescent prodigy trains to combat insect alien invaders.

8. The Girl's Guide to Hunting and Fishing [11]

By Melissa Bank (Viking, $23.95)

Lessons learned by a young girl growing up.

9. Hannibal [13]

By Thomas Harris (Delacorte, $27.95)

Dr. Lecter returns in this sequel to "The Silence of the Lambs."

10. Mother of Pearl [12]

By Melinda Haynes (Hyperion, $23.95)

A Mississippi family's secrets weigh heavy in a small town.


1. Children Are From Heaven [3]

By John Gray (HarperCollins, $25.95)

2. Faith of My Fathers [1]

By John McCain with Mark Selter (Random House, $25)

3. Isaac's Storm [3]

By Erik Larson (Crown, $25)

4. Tuesdays with Morrie [88]

By Mitch Albom (Doubleday, $19.95)

5. Diana, In Search of Herself [4]

By Sally Bedell Smith (Times Books, $25)

6. The Art of Happiness [22]

By the Dalai Lama (Riverhead, $22.95)

7. Sugar Busters [52]

By H. Leighton Steward, Morrison C. Berhen, Sam S. Andrews & Luis A. Balart (Ballantine, $22)

8. Suzanne Somers' Get Skinny on Fabulous Food [13]

By Suzanne Somers (Crown, $24)

9. Yesterday I Cried [16]

By Iyanla Vanzant (Simon & Schuster, $22)

10. Body for Life [10]

By Bill Phillips with Michael D'Orso (HarperCollins, $25)