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HARDBACKS

1 Magic Eye 2

by N E Thing Enterprises

Michael Joseph pounds 10.99 (2/19)

2 Delia Smith's Summer Collection

BBC Books pounds 14.99 (5/45)

3 Debt of Honour by Tom Clancy

HarperCollins pounds 15.99 (1/5)

4 Magic Eye

by N E Thing Enterprises

Michael Joseph pounds 10.99 (4/21)

5 Floyd on Italy by Keith Floyd

Michael Joseph pounds 16.99 (9/7)

6 In the Kitchen with Rosie

by Rosie Daley, Ebury pounds 9.99 (3/11)

7 Twelve Red Herrings by Jeffrey

Archer, HarperCollins pounds 14.99 (6/8)

8 Michelin Red Guide: France 1994

Michelin pounds 12.95 (-/21)

9 Complete Cookery Course by Delia Smith, BBC Books pounds 15.99 (-/10)

10Pears Cyclopaedia ed Christopher

Cook, Pelham pounds 14.99 (-/1)

11Summers Will Never be the Same

ed C Martin-Jenkins & P Gibson

Partridge Press pounds 12.99 (11/13)

12The Discworld Companion

by Terry Pratchett & Stephen Briggs

Gollancz pounds 14.99 (7/2)

13Faithfull by Marianne

Faithfull & David Dalton

Michael Joseph pounds 15.99 (12/2)

14Bardot by Sean French

Pavilion pounds 19.99 (-/1)

15Miller's Antiques Guide 1995 by Judith & Martin Miller, pounds 19.99 (-/1)

PAPERBACKS

1 A Spanish Lover

by Joanna Trollope

Black Swan pounds 5.99 (1/9)

2 Vanished by Danielle Steel

Corgi pounds 4.99 (5/2)

3 The Blue Afternoon

by William Boyd

Penguin pounds 5.99 (2/4)

4 Birdsong by Sebastian Faulks Vintage pounds 5.99 (4/8)

5 Without Remorse by Tom Clancy

HarperCollins pounds 5.99 (8/11)

6 Cruel and Unusual by Patricia

D Cornwell, Warner pounds 4.99 (7/10)

7 The Client by John Grisham

Arrow pounds 5.99 (3/14)

8 Paddy Clarke Ha Ha Ha by Roddy

Doyle, Minerva pounds 5.99 (6/14)

9 The Shipping News by E Annie

Proulx, 4th Estate pounds 5.99 (9/4)

10Mr Murder by Dean Koontz

Headline pounds 5.99 (-/1)

11Taken on Trust by Terry Waite

Coronet pounds 5.99 (12/2)

12River God by Wilbur Smith

Pan pounds 5.99 (13/12)

13A Dangerous Fortune

by Ken Follett, Pan pounds 5.99 (15/8)

14Pleading Guilty by Scott Turow

Penguin pounds 5.99 (-/1)

15Tell Me the Truth about Love

by W H Auden, Faber pounds 2.50 (14/3)

(The first figure shows last week's place; the second shows appearances on this list)

BOOKER PRIZE WINNERS: Hardback sales in the year following publication

1 Paddy Clarke Ha Ha Ha

by Roddy Doyle

(1993): 120,000

2 Schindler's Ark by Thomas Keneally (1983): 90,000

3 The Old Devils by Kingsley Amis (1986): 80,000

4 Oscar and Lucinda by Peter Carey (1988): 70,000

5 The Remains of the Day by Kazuo Ishiguro (1989): 65,000

6 Hotel du Lac by Anita Brookner

(1984): 62,000

7 Rites of Passage by William Golding (1980): 60,000

8 Moon Tiger by Penelope Lively

(1987): 59,000

9 Possession by A S Byatt

(1990): 50,000

10The Life and Times of Michael K

by J M Coetzee (1983): 45,000

Compiled by Bookwatch

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