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The bestselling Canadian books for the week of June 16 to 22, 2019

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

Here are the bestselling Canadian books for June 16 to 22, 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

Michael Ondaatje is the celebrated author of works such as The English Patient and In the Skin of a Lion. (McClelland & Stewart)
  1. Warlight by Michael Ondaatje
  2. Washington Black by Esi Edugyan
  3. Starlight by Richard Wagamese
  4. This Place by Kateri Akiwenzie-Damm, Sonny Assu, Brandon Mitchell, et al.
  5. Indian Horse by Richard Wagamese
  6. The Gown by Jennifer Robson
  7. A Brightness Long Ago by Guy Gavriel Kay
  8. The Handmaid's Tale by Margaret Atwood
  9. Women Talking by Miriam Toews
  10. Split Tooth by Tanya Tagaq

Canadian nonfiction

Kate Harris is a writer and explorer. Lands of Lost Borders won the RBC Taylor Prize for nonfiction in 2019. (Piia Kortsalo, Knopf Canada)
  1. Lands of Lost Borders by Kate Harris
  2. 21 Things You May Not Know About the Indian Act by Bob Joseph
  3. A Mind Spread Out on the Ground by Alicia Elliott
  4. Indigenous Relations by Bob Joseph, with Cynthia F. Joseph
  5. Embers by Richard Wagamese
  6. Bush Runner by Mark Bourrie
  7. By Chance Alone by Max Eisen
  8. Seven Fallen Feathers by Tanya Talaga
  9. Teardown by Dave Meslin
  10. Chop Suey Nation by Ann Hui

Canadian kids

Cherie Dimaline is the author of The Marrow Thieves. (Peter Power/CBC, 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. Sometimes I Feel Like a Fox by Danielle Daniel
  5. Big Bear Hug by Nicholas Oldland
  6. The Darkest Dark by Chris Hadfield, illustrated by Eric Fan and Terry Fan
  7. Inkling by Kenneth Oppel, illustrated by Sydney Smith
  8. No Fixed Address by Susin Nielsen
  9. Go Show the World by Wab Kinew, illustrated by Joe Morse 
  10. Restart by Gordon Korman

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