The bestselling books in Canada: Dec. 31 to Jan. 6, 2017

Embers by Richard Wagamese is on top of the Canadian nonfiction list.

These are the bestselling Canadian books for Dec. 31 to Jan. 6, 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 sun and her flowers by Rupi Kaur (Simon & Schuster Canada)
  1. the sun and her flowers by Rupi Kaur    
  2. Christmas at the Vinyl Cafe by Stuart McLean​                                                
  3. Bellevue Square by Michael Redhill
  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. The Lonely Hearts Hotel by Heather O'Neill                                                                                 
  8. Glass Houses by Louise Penny     
  9. Transit by Rachel Cusk                                                                                          
  10. Minds of Winter by Ed O'Loughlin                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            

Canadian nonfiction

Richard Wagamese was an Ojibwe author and journalist. (CBC/Douglas & McIntyre)
  1. Embers by Richard Wagamese
  2. ​Seven Fallen Feathers by Tanya Talaga
  3. The Inconvenient Indian by Thomas King
  4. Feeding My Mother by Jann Arden​
  5. Game Change by Ken Dryden​
  6. Secret Path by Gord Downie & Jeff Lemire​
  7. Lightfoot by Nicholas Jennings
  8. No Is Not Enough by Naomi Klein
  9. A Newfoundlander in Canada by Alan Doyle
  10. In Search of A Better World by Payam Akhavan​

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, illustrated by Sheila McGraw
  3. The Paper Bag Princess by Robert Munsch, illustrated by Michael Martchenko
  4. Finding Christmas by Robert Munsch, illustrated by Michael Martchenko
  5. ​When We Were Alone by David Robertson, illustrated by Julie Flett
  6. Dashing Through the Snow by Helaine Becker, illustrated by Werner Zimmermann
  7. ​The Blackthorn Key by Kevin Sands
  8. Carson Crosses Canada by Linda Bailey
  9. The Darkest Dark by Chris Hadfield, illustrated by Terry Fan & Eric Fan
  10. So Much Snow! by Robert Munsch, illustrated by Michael Martchenko​


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