Healthy Bestsellers


1. "One Day My Soul Just Opened Up," by Iyanla Vanzant (Simon & Schuster, $13)

2. "Marilu Henner's Total Health Makeover," by Marilu Henner (HarperCollins, $24)

3. "In the Meantime: Finding Yourself and the Love You Want," by Iyanla Vanzant (Simon & Schuster, $23)

4. "Sugar Busters," by H. Leighton Steward (Ballantine, $22)

5. "The Artist's Way at Work: Riding the Dragon," by Mark Bryan and Julia Cameron (Morrow, $26)

6. "Eight Weeks to Optimum Health: A Proven Program for Taking Full Advantage of Your Body's Natural Healing Power," by Andrew Weil (Alfred A. Knopf, $23)

7. "The Zone," by Barry Sears (ReganBooks, $22)

8. "Shed 10 Years in 10 Weeks," by Julian Whitaker (Simon & Schuster, $23)

9. "Understanding Men's Passages: Discovering the New Map of Men's Lives," by Gail Sheehy (David McKay Co., $24)

10. "Men Are From Mars, Women Are From Venus," by John Gray (HarperCollins, $23)


1. "Don't Sweat the Small Stuff," by Richard Carlson (Hyperion, $10.95)

2. "Zagat Survey 1998 Los Angeles / Southern California Restaurant Guide," edited by Merrill Shindler and Karen Berk (ZagatSurvey, $10.95)

3. "Don't Sweat the Small Stuff With Your Family: Simple Ways to Keep Daily Responsibilities and Household Chaos From Taking Over Your Life," by Richard Carlson (Hyperion, $9.95)

4. "Chicken Soup for the Teenage Soul: 101 Stories of Life, Love & Learning," by Jack Canfield (Health Communications, $12.95)

5. "The Four Agreements: A Practical Guide to Personal Freedom," by Don Miguel Ruiz (Amber-Allen, $12.95)

6. "Chicken Soup for the Pet Lover's Soul," by Jack Canfield (Health Communications, $12.95)

7. "Dr. Atkins' New Diet Revolution," by Robert C. Atkins (Avon, $6.50)

8. "The Artist's Way," by Julia Cameron (Jeremy P. Tarcher / Putnam, $13.95)

9. "The Game of Life & How to Play It," by Florence S. Shinn (DeVorss & Co., $5.95)

10. "What to Expect When You're Expecting," by Arlene Eisenberg, Sandee E. Hathaway and Heidi E. Murkoff (Workman Publishing, $10.95)


Rankings are based upon Times' poll of Southland bookstores.

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