The bestselling books in Canada: Nov. 18 to 24, 2018

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

Check out the bestselling Canadian books for Nov. 18 to 24, 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

Author Esi Edugyan is seen at Between the Pages: An Evening with the Scotiabank Giller Prize Finalists at Koerner Hall in Toronto on November 5, 2018. (Penguin Random House/ Turgut Yeter, CBC)

  1. Washington Black by Esi Edugyan​
  2. French Exit by Patrick deWitt
  3. The Flame by Leonard Cohen
  4. Women Talking by Miriam Toews
  5. Songs for the Cold of Heart by Eric Dupont, translated by Peter McCambridge
  6. An Ocean of Minutes by Thea Lim
  7. Split Tooth by Tanya Tagaq
  8. Careless Love by Peter Robinson
  9. Starlight by Richard Wagamese​
  10. Warlight by Michael Ondaatje

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. All Our Relations by Tanya Talaga
  3. Cujo by Curtis Joseph & Kirstie McLellan Day
  4. My Stories, My Times by Jean Chretien, translated by Sheila Fischman & Donald Winkler
  5. Dam Busters by Ted Barris 
  6. Seven Fallen Feathers by Tanya Talaga
  7. Embers by Richard Wagamese
  8. Bobby by Bobby Orr 
  9. 12 Rules for Life by Jordan B. Peterson
  10. Right Here, Right Now by Stephen J. Harper

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. Go Show the World by Wab Kinew, illustrated by Joe Morse
  4. Winnie's Great War by Lindsay Mattick and Josh Greenhut, illustrated by Sophie Blackall
  5. The Darkest Dark by Chris Hadfield, illustrated by Eric Fan and Terry Fan
  6. Love You Forever by Robert Munsch, illustrated by Sheila McGraw
  7. The Paper Bag Princess by Robert Munsch, illustrated by Michael Martchenko
  8. They Say Blue by Jillian Tamaki 
  9. A World of Kindness by the editors & illustrators of Pajama Press
  10. No Fixed Address by Susin Nielsen


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