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The Washington Post Sunday - - BOOK WORLD -

1 WHAT THE DOG SAW( Back Bay, $16.99) 2 By Mal­colm Glad­well. A col­lec­tion of quirky es­says pre­vi­ously pub­lished in the New Yorker mag­a­zine.

2 IN­SIDE OF A DOG: WHAT DOGS SEE, SMELL, AND 10

KNOW (Scrib­ner, $16). By Alexan­dra Horowitz A psy­chol­ogy pro­fes­sor hits the dog park.

3 EAT PRAY LOVE: ONE WOMAN’S SEARCH FOR 160 EV­ERY­THING ACROSS ITALY, IN­DIA AND IN­DONE­SIA (Pen­guin, $15). By El­iz­a­beth Gil­bert A mem­oir of self-dis­cov­ery; re­cent fea­ture film.

4 JUST KIDS (Ecco, $16). By Patti Smith 4 The singer-song­writer re­flects on her ro­mance and en­dur­ing friend­ship with Robert Map­plethorpe.

5 THE WORLD ALMANAC AND BOOK OF FACTS 2011 6 (World Almanac, $12.99). An author­ity since 1868, this edi­tion in­cludes the Olympics and mid-terms.

6 RACHAEL RAY’S LOOK + COOK: 100 CAN’T MISS 8 MAIN COUR­SES IN PIC­TURES

(Clark­son Pot­ter, $24.99). By Rachel Ray

7 THE BOOK OF AWAKENING: HAV­ING THE LIFE YOU 4 WANT BY BE­ING PRESENT TO THE LIFE YOU HAVE

(Conari, $18.95). By Mark Nepo

8 THREE CUPS OF TEA: ONE MAN’S MIS­SION TO 186 PRO­MOTE PEACE (Pen­guin, $16) By Greg Morten­son & David Oliver Relin

9 HOL­I­DAYS ON ICE (Back Bay, $10) 7 By David Sedaris. True and fan­ci­ful tales of the sea­son brim­ming with angst and loads of wry hu­mor.

10 WHERE MEN WIN GLORY: THE ODYSSEY OF PAT 7 TILL­MAN (An­chor, $15.95) By Jon Krakauer. The NFL star turned sol­dier. Rank­ings re­flect sales for the week ended Dec. 26, 2010. The charts may not be re­pro­duced with­out per­mis­sion from Nielsen BookScan. Copy­right 2011 by Nielsen BookScan. (The right-hand col­umn of num­bers rep­re­sents weeks on this list, which pre­miered in Book World on Jan. 11, 2004. The best­seller lists in print al­ter­nate be­tween hard­cover and pa­per­back; the com­plete list can be found on­line.)

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