Here’s the new list, led by the new book from the widely respected pollster, Scott Rasmussen, making a persuasive case that voters have for more power and influence than they’re given credit for ...


(Unofficial) Political Bestsellers — March 18, 2012

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1. The People’s Money: How Voters Will Balance the Budget and Eliminate the Federal Debt

(Threshold, $26). By Scott Rasmussen

2. Becoming China’s Bitch: And Nine More Catastrophes We Must Avoid Right Now

Peter D. Kiernan, chief executive officer of Kiernan Ventures, speaks during an interview in New York, U.S., on Monday, March 12, 2012. Kiernan discussed U.S. financial markets, tomorrow's Federal Open Market Committee meeting and China's economy. (Peter Foley/BLOOMBERG)

3. Ameritopia: The Unmaking of America

(Threshold, $26.99). By Mark R. Levin

4. Behind the Beautiful Forevers: Life, Death, and Hope in a Mumbai Undercity

(Random House, $27). By Katherine Boo

5. The Obama Hate Machine: The Lies, Distortions, and Personal Attacks on the President — And Who Is Behind Them

(Thomas Dunne, $26.95). By Bill Press

6. Enemies: A History of the FBI

(Random House, $30). By Tim Weiner

7. Strategic Vision: America and the Crisis of Global Power

(Basic, $26). By Zbigniew Brzezinski

Drawn from Book World’s bestseller data supplied by Nielsen BookScan for the week ending March 11, 2012 (culled from the top 50 titles sold). The chart may not be reproduced without permission from Nielsen BookScan. Copyright © 2012