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This week's best-sellers from Publishers Weekly

Here are the best-sellers for the week that ended Sunday, Sept. 18, compiled from data from independent and chain bookstores, book wholesalers and independent distributors nationwide, powered by Nielsen BookScan (c) 2016, The Nielsen Co.

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Veterinarian's book offers help for neurotic pets

A dog who ate wine glasses, a parrot who plucked feathers and a cat who became anorexic after the other cat in his household died are just some of the real-life animals featured in a new book, "Pets on the Couch" (Simon and Schuster, $26), by Nicholas Dodman.

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Rankings for hard-cover books sold in Southern California, as reported by selected book stores:

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Best-sellers

Rankings for hard-cover books sold in Southern California, as reported by selected book stores:

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This week's best-sellers from Publishers Weekly

Here are the best-sellers for the week that ended Sunday, Sept. 11, compiled from data from independent and chain bookstores, book wholesalers and independent distributors nationwide, powered by Nielsen BookScan (c) 2016, The Nielsen Co.

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See the 10 books longlisted for the National Book Award in fiction

The 10 books in the running for the 2016 National Book Award for Fiction were announced by the National Book Foundation Thursday. The longlists for young people's literature, poetry and nonfiction have already been announced. All the longlists will be narrowed to five finalists in October, and the prizes will be awarded Nov. 16 at a gala in New York.

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The 10 books in the running for the 2016 National Book Award for young people's literature

Ten books have been announced as the longlist contenders in young people's literature for the 2016 National Book Awards. This week, the National Book Foundation is announcing longlists in all four categories of its awards - young people's literature is to be followed by poetry, nonfiction and fiction. Shortlists are to be announced in October, and the prizes are scheduled to be awarded Nov. 16 in New York.

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Read-A-Thon held at Barnes & Noble in Myrtle Beach in preparation for Harper Lee's Go Set a Watchman

Bobbie Lawson participates in the read-a-thon of Harper Lee's "To Kill a Mockingbird" at Barnes & Noble in Myrtle Beach. Lee's novel "Go Set A Watchman" is released Tuesday. Barnes & Noble will be open at 7 a.m. to sell the book. Customers who buy the book between 7 a.m. and 10 a.m. will be given a free cup of coffee.
Janet Blackmon Morgan The Sun News
Read-A-Thon held at Barnes & Noble in Myrtle Beach in preparation for Harper Lee's Go Set a Watchman 1:42

Read-A-Thon held at Barnes & Noble in Myrtle Beach in preparation for Harper Lee's Go Set a Watchman

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CCU wins 41-21 over Furman

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