This time last week, Jian Ghomeshi, Rick Mercer and Jim Treliving had just released their respective new books: 1982, A Nation Worth Ranting About and Decisions. This week, they sit proudly atop the Non-fiction Bestsellers chart here in Canada.
In third place, Jim Treliving's Decisions: Making the Right Ones and Righting the Wrong Ones. We spoke to Jim and his fellow Dragons and his book launch in Toronto, check out the video:
In second place, Rick Mercer's A Nation Worth Ranting About. He sat down in the red chair with George Stroumboulopoulos to talk about the book and the tenth season of Rick Mercer Report:
And topping the list, host of Q on CBC Radio One, Mr. Jian Ghomeshi with 1982. The creative non-fiction retelling of his formative years, when the 14 year-old Jian had a crush on an older woman (she was 16). We also went to Jian's book launch party at Toronto's Opera House where we spoke with the man himself and his friends: