weeks on list
1.Pop Goes the Weasel
By James Patterson (Little, Brown, $26.95)
A series of killings in Southeast D.C .prompts Alex Cross to investigate.
2.Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets
By J. K. Rowling (Scholastic, $17.95)
Mischief and magic reign in Harry's second year of wizard school.
3.Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban
By J. K. Rowling (Scholastic, $19.95)
Harry completes his third year at Hogwarts.
4.A Walk to Remember
By Nicholas Sparks (Warner, $19.95)
A man reflects on his first true love, a Baptist minister's daughter.
By Scott Turow (Farrar Straus & Giroux, $27)
A crooked lawyer works with the FBI to help snag corrupt judges.
6.Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone
 By J. K. Rowling (Scholastic, $17.95)
A neglected young boy is invited to attend a school for wizards.
7."O" Is For Outlaw
By Sue Grafton (Henry Holt, $26)
P.I. Kinsey Millhone reexamines an old murder and a failed marriage.
8.Blue at the Mizzen
By Patrick O'Brian (Norton, $24)
A daring captain heads for high adventure on the high seas of old.
By Dick Francis (Putnam, $24.95)
A BBC weatherman encounters a sinister plot in the Caribbean.
By Maeve Binchy (Bantam Doubleday, $24.95)
A home swap for a summer bonds two women.
By Frank McCourt (Scribner, $26)
2.The Carbohydrate Addicts Healthy Heart Program
By Richard F. Heller, et al. (Ballantine, $24.95)
3.When Pride Still Mattered: A Life of Vince Lombardi
By David Maraniss (Simon & Schuster, $26)
4.Tuesdays With Morrie
By Mitch Albom (Doubleday, $19.95)
5.Faith of My Fathers
By John McCain with Mark Salter (Random House, $25)
By Peter Maas (HarperCollins, $25)
7.And Never Let Her Go
By Ann Rule (Simon & Schuster, $25)
8.Dutch: A Memoir of Ronald Reagan
By Edmund Morris (Random House, $35)
9.All the Best, George Bush
By George Bush (Scribner, $24.95)
By Erik Larson (Crown, $25)
The bestseller lists this week are culled from information submitted by Barnes & Noble, Borders, Crown, Olsson's and Waldenbooks based on sales from 10/24 - 10/30. 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. (11/21/99)