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The bestselling books in Canada: Dec. 30, 2018 to Jan. 5, 2019

Bestseller lists are compiled by Bookmanager using weekly sales stats from over 260 Canadian independent stores.

Check out the bestselling Canadian books for Dec. 30, 2018 to Jan. 5, 2019

Bestseller lists are compiled by Bookmanager using weekly sales stats from over 260 Canadian independent stores.

Canadian fiction | Canadian nonfiction | Canadian kids

Canadian fiction

Esi Edugyan is a Scotiabank Giller Prize-winning novelist. (Canadian Press, HarperCollins)
  1. Washington Black by Esi Edugyan                                                     
  2. Kingdom of the Blind by Louise Penny                                   
  3. The Flame by Leonard Cohen                          
  4. French Exit by Patrick deWitt                                                  
  5. Women Talking by Miriam Toews                                                  
  6. Split Tooth by Tanya Tagaq                                                                     
  7. Warlight by Michael Ondaatje                                                                        
  8. Starlight by Richard Wagamese                                                                       
  9. Dear Evelyn by Kathy Page                                              
  10. Moon of the Crusted Snow by Waubgeshig Rice                    

Canadian nonfiction

Final Report is a collection of essays and rants by Rick Mercer. (Jon Sturge, Doubleday Canada)
  1. Final Report by Rick Mercer                                                 
  2. 12 Rules for Life by Jordan B. Peterson                                      
  3. All Our Relations by Tanya Talaga                               
  4. Embers by Richard Wagamese                                           
  5. Dam Busters by Ted Barris
  6. Seven Fallen Feathers by Tanya Talaga   
  7. Cujo by Curtis Joseph and Kristie McLellan Day                         
  8. My Stories, My Times by Jean Chretien, translated by Sheila Fischman & Donald Winkler
  9. Bobby by Bobby Orr                                               
  10. Buffy Sainte-Marie by Andrea Warner          

Canadian kids

Cherie Dimaline is the author of the YA novel The Marrow Thieves. (CBC)
  1. The Marrow Thieves by Cherie Dimaline
  2. Inkling by Kenneth Oppel, illustrated by Sydney Smith
  3. The Darkest Dark by Chris Hadfield, illustrated by Eric Fan & Terry Fan
  4. Love You Forever by Robert Munsch, illustrated by Sheila McGraw
  5. The Paper Bag Princess by Robert Munsch, illustrated by Michael Martchenko
  6. The Hockey Sweater by Roch Carrier, illustrated Sheldon Cohen
  7. A World of Kindness by the editors and illustrators of Pajama Press
  8. Go Show the World by Wab Kinew, illustrated by Joe Morse
  9. Heartwood Hotel: A True Home by Kallie George, illustrated by Stephanie Graegin
  10. They Say Blue by Jillian Tamaki

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