Healthy Bestsellers


1. "The Ten Commandments: What's in It for Me?," by Laura C. Schlessinger and Stewart Vogel (HarperCollins, $24)

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

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

4. "One Day My Soul Just Opened Up," by Iyanla Vanzant (Fireside, $13)

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

6. "Eat Right for Your Type: The Individualized Diet Solution to Staying Healthy, Living Longer & Achieving Your Ideal Weight," by Peter J. D'Adamo and Catherine Whitney (Putnam, $22.95)

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

8. "Mastering the Zone: The Next Step in Achieving SuperHealth and Permanent Fat Loss," by Barry Sears (ReganBooks, $25)

9. "Sensational Sex: A Pocket Guide," by Jane Hertford (Carroll & Graf, $9.95)

10. "Real Boys: Rescuing Our Sons From the Myths of Boyhood," by William Pollack (Random House, $24.95)


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

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

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

4. "8 Weeks to Optimum Health," by Andrew Weill (Fawcett Columbine, $13.95)

5. "Protein Power," by Michael R. Eades and Mary D. Eades (Bantam, $6.50)

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

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

8. "Women's Bodies, Women's Wisdom," by Christiane Northrup (Bantam, $17.95)

9. "Kitchen Table Wisdom: Stories That Heal," by Rachel Naomi Remen (Riverhead, $12.50)

10. "Anatomy of the Spirit," by Caroline Myss (Random House, $14)


Rankings are based upon Times' poll of Southland bookstores.

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