The bestselling books in Canada: Aug. 20-26, 2017

The Scotiabank Giller Prize-winning novel Do Not Say We Have Nothing by author Madeleine Thien tops the Canadian fiction list.

These are the bestselling Canadian books for Aug. 20-26, 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

  1. Do Not Say We Have Nothing by Madeleine Thien
  2. milk and honey by Rupi Kaur
  3. The Witches of New York by Ami McKay
  4. The Handmaid's Tale by Margaret Atwood​
  5. By Gaslight by Steven Price
  6. Indian Horse by Richard Wagamese
  7. A Stranger in the House by Shari Lapena
  8. The Only Café by Linden MacIntyre
  9. Fifteen Dogs by André Alexis
  10. Still Life by Louise Penny 

Canadian nonfiction

  1. No Is Not Enough by Naomi Klein
  2. Embers by Richard Wagamese
  3. The Inconvenient Indian by Thomas King
  4. The Golden Spruce by John Vaillant
  5. The Return of History by Jennifer Walsh
  6. On Trails by Robert Moor
  7. The Reason You Walk by Wab Kinew
  8. You Might Be from Canada If... by Michael de Adder
  9. The Promise of Canada by Charlotte Gray
  10. Secret Path by Gord Downie & Jeff Lemire

Canadian kids

  1. Love You Forever by Robert Munsch, illustrated by Sheila McGraw
  2. The Paper Bag Princess by Robert Munsch, illustrated by Michael Martchenko
  3. ​Carson Crosses Canada by Linda Bailey, illustrated by Kass Reich
  4. Canada ABC by Paul Covello
  5. Narwhal by Ben Clanton
  6. ​Heartwood Hotel by Kallie George, illustrated by Stephanie Graegin
  7. The Darkest Dark by Chris Hadfield, illustrated by Terry Fan & Eric Fan
  8. I Am Not a Number by Jenny Kay Dupuis & Kathy Kacer
  9. Making the Moose Out of Life by Nicholas Oldland
  10. Big Bear Hug by Nicholas Oldland


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