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Bestseller Lists

Publisher's Lunch
Top Ten Most Reviewed Books of 2007


Run by Ann Patchett

  1. Run
    Ann Patchett
  2. Divisadero
    Michael Ondaatje
  3. The Yiddish Policeman's Union
    Michael Chabon
  4. Falling Man
    Don DeLillo
  5. A Thousand Splendid Suns
    Khaled Hosseini
  6. The Almost Moon
    Alice Sebold
  7. Ten Days in the Hills
    Jane Smiley
  8. On Chesil Beach
    Ian McEwan
  9. The Castle in the Forest
    Norman Mailer
  10. Exit Ghost
    Philip Roth
USA Today
From the Top 150 List


Playing for Pizza by John Grisham

  1. The Choice
    Nicholas Sparks
  2. Playing for Pizza - John Grisham
  3. Cross
    James Patterson
  4. The Age of Turbulence
    Alan Greenspan
  5. Eat, Pray, Love
    Elizabeth Gilbert
  6. Into the Wild - Jon Krakauer
  7. The Gift
    Nora Roberts
  8. Free Fall
    Fern Michaels
  9. H.R.H.
    Danielle Steel
  10. Lover Unbound
    J.R. Ward

UK Bestsellers
From the Official UK Top 50 - Bookseller.com


UK Bestseller Chart Guinness World Records 2008

  1. Guiness World Records 2008
    Guinness World Records
  2. Faces
    Martina Cole
  3. Atonement (Film tie-in)
    Ian McEwan
  4. And Another Thing...
    Jeremy Clarkson
  5. Nigella Express
    Nigella Lawson
  6. The Official Highway Code
    Department for Transport
  7. The Loner
    Josephine Cox
  8. Jamie at Home
    Jamie Oliver
  9. Cross
    James Patterson
  10. Snow Blind
    PJ Tracy
Globe & Mail
Bestselling Books in Canada


Globe & Mail #1 Bestseller Love in the Time of Cholera (Oprah's Book Club Pick #59) by Gabriel Garcia Marquez

  1. Love in the Time of Cholera (Oprah's Book Club Selection #59)
    Gabriel Garcia Marquez
  2. Rick Mercer Report: The Book
    Rick Mercer
  3. Playing for Pizza - John Grisham
  4. The Age of Turbulence
    Alan Greenspan
  5. The Choice
    Nicholas Sparks
  6. Memoirs: 1939-1993
    Brian Mulroney
  7. The Shock Doctrine: The Rise of Disaster Capitalism
    Naomi Klein
  8. The Gum Thief
    Douglas Coupland
  9. Louder Than Words
    Jenny McCarthy
  10. Into the Wild
    Jon Krakauer

Canadian Booksellers Association
Top Kids Books Canadian


Robert Munsch, Love You Forever

  1. Love You Forever
    Robert Munsch
  2. Paper Bag Princess
    Robert Munsch
  3. Boo
    Robert Munsch
  4. Mortimer
    Robert Munsch
  5. ABC of Canada
    Kim Bellefontaine
  6. No Clean Clothes
    Robert Munsch
  7. Chester
    Melanie Watt
  8. I Have to Go!
    Robert Munsch
  9. Scaredy Squirrel Makes a Friend
    Melanie Watt
  10. Silverwing
    Kenneth Oppel
American Booksellers Association
Children's Illustrated


Margaret Wise Brown, Goodnight Moon

  1. Goodnight Moon
    Margaret Wise Brown
  2. Puff, the Magic Dragon
    Peter Yarrow & Lenny Lipton
  3. The Three Snow Bears
    Jan Brett
  4. Where the Wild Things Are
    Maurice Sendak
  5. Knuffle Bunny Too: A Case of Mistaken Identity
    Mo Willems
  6. Fancy Nancy and the Posh Puppy
    Jane O'Connor
  7. Fancy Nancy
    Jane O'Connor
  8. We're Off to Find the Witch's House
    Mr. Kreib
  9. Two Little Witches
    Harriet Ziefert
  10. Diary of a Fly
    Doreen Cronin

Award Winners

Pulitzer Prizes 2008
Literature & Drama

Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao by Junot Diaz

Children's Book Council of Australia Awards


The Ghost's Child, Sonya Hartnett


Man Booker Prize
Best English-language novel by a Commonwealth or Republic of Ireland Citizen


Kiran Desai, Inheritance of Loss


Caldecott Medal
Most distinguished American picture book for children


The Invention of Hugo Cabret by Brian Selznick




Governor General's Literary Awards 2007
Canadian Council for the Arts


Divisadero, Michael Ondaatje

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AbeBooks Bestsellers

Top Ten Bestsellers on AbeBooks.com - June

  1. Big Russ and Me
    Tim Russert
  2. Wisdom of Our Fathers
    Tim Russert
  3. Change Your Brain, Change Your Life
    Daniel Amen
  4. Dreams of My Father
    Barack Obama
  5. The Pillars Of The Earth
    Ken Follett
  6. The Red Car
    Don Stanford
  7. A New Earth
    Eckhart Tolle
  8. Three Cups of Tea
    Greg Mortenson
  9. The Wordsworth Dictionary of Culinary and Menu Terms
    Rodney Dale
  10. Night
    Elie Wiesel