The bestselling books in Canada: July 8 to 14, 2018

Bestseller lists are based on using weekly sales from over 260 Canadian independent stores.

Here are the bestselling Canadian books for July 8 to 14, 2018.

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

Canadian fiction | Canadian nonfiction | Canadian kids

Canadian fiction

Warlight is the latest novel from author Michael Ondaatje. (McClelland & Stewart, Getty Images)

  1. Warlight by Michael Ondaatje
  2. Full Disclosure by Beverley McLachlin
  3. Indian Horse by Richard Wagamese     
  4. milk and honey by Rupi Kaur
  5. The Sun and Her Flowers by Rupi Kaur
  6. Son of a Trickster by Eden Robinson
  7. Glass Houses by Louise Penny
  8. The Handmaid's Tale by Margaret Atwood
  9. Brother by David Chariandy
  10. First Snow, Last Light by Wayne Johnston                                                                                                 

Canadian nonfiction

21 Things You May Not Know About the Indian Act by Bob Joseph is a guide to understanding the Indian Act, created in 1876, and its ongoing impact on Indigenous people in Canada. (

  1. 21 Things You May Not Know About the Indian Act by Bob Joseph
  2. 12 Rules for Life by Jordan B. Peterson
  3. Forgiveness by Mark Sakamoto
  4. Embers by Richard Wagamese
  5. Seven Fallen Feathers by Tanya Talaga
  6. The Inconvenient Indian by Thomas King
  7. Heart Berries by Terese Marie Mailhot​
  8. A History of Canada in Ten Maps by Adam Shoalts
  9. The Power of Kindness by Brian Goldman
  10. ​Birds Art Life by Kyo Maclear                                                                                     

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. ​Heartwood Hotel by Kallie George, illustrated by Stephanie Graegin
  4. Ocean Meets Sky by Terry Fan & Eric Fan
  5. Restart by Gordon Korman
  6. Sparks! by Ian Boothby, illustrated by Nina Matsumoto
  7. Canada ABC by Paul Covello
  8. Carson Crosses Canada by Linda Bailey
  9. The Tiny Hero of Ferny Creek Library by Linda Bailey, illustrated by Victoria Jamieson 
  10. Big Bear Hug by Nicholas Oldland


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