The bestselling books in Canada: Dec. 24 to Dec. 30, 2017

The Marrow Thieves by Cherie Dimaline is on top of the Canadian kids list.

These are the bestselling Canadian books for Dec. 24 to Dec. 30, 2017.

Bestseller lists are compiled by Bookmanager using weekly sales stats from over 230 Canadian independent stores. 

Canadian fiction | Canadian nonfiction | Canadian kids

Canadian fiction

The Christmas compilation includes stories The Vinyl Cafe listeners have enjoyed over many winter seasons. (Penguin Random House Canada)
  1. Christmas at the Vinyl Cafe by Stuart McLean                                                     
  2. Bellevue Square by Michael Redhill                                                                 
  3. The Sun and Her Flowers by Rupi Kaur                                                         
  4. milk and honey by Rupi Kaur                                                                  
  5. Do Not Say We Have Nothing by Madeleine Thien
  6. Son of a Trickster by Eden Robinson                                                                                         
  7. Glass Houses by Louise Penny                                                                                      
  8. Minds of Winter by Ed O'Loughlin                                                                                            
  9. The Lonely Hearts Hotel by Heather O'Neill                                                                         
  10. Transit by Rachel Cusk                                                                                         

Canadian nonfiction

Singer-songwriter Jann Arden's book is about taking care of her mother, who suffers from Alzheimer's. (Alkan Emin/Random House Canada)
  1. Feeding My Mother by Jann Arden
  2. Embers by Richard Wagamese
  3. Game Change by Ken Dryden
  4. The Inconvenient Indian by Thomas King
  5. Seven Fallen Feathers by Tanya Talaga
  6. Secret Path by Gord Downie & Jeff Lemire
  7. Lightfoot by Nicholas Jennings
  8. A Newfoundlander in Canada by Alan Doyle
  9. In Search of A Better World by Payam Akhavan
  10. No Is Not Enough by Naomi Klein

Canadian kids

Cherie Dimaline's The Marrow Thieves won the 2017 Governor General's Literary Award for young people's literature. (Cherie Dimaline/Dancing Cat Books)
  1. The Marrow Thieves by Cherie Dimaline
  2. Love You Forever by Robert Munsch
  3. The Paper Bag Princess by Robert Munsch
  4. Finding Christmas by Robert Munsch, illustrated by Michael Martchenko
  5. Dashing Through the Snow by Helaine Becker, illustrated by Werner Zimmermann
  6. The Darkest Dark by Chris Hadfield, illustrated by Terry Fan & Eric Fan
  7. The Blackthorn Key by Kevin Sands
  8. When We Were Alone by David Robertson, illustrated by Julie Flett
  9. Carson Crosses Canada by Linda Bailey
  10. So Much Snow! by Robert Munsch, illustrated by Michael Martchenko


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