The bestselling Canadian books for the week of May 12 to May 19, 2019

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

There are the bestselling Canadian books for May 12 to May 19, 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. A Brightness Long Ago by Guy Gavriel Kay
  4. The Gown by Jennifer Robson
  5. This Place by Kateri Akiwenzie-Damm, Sonny Assu, Brandon Mitchell, et al.
  6. Moccasin Square Gardens by Richard Van Camp
  7. A Deceptive Devotion by Iona Whishaw
  8. French Exit by Patrick deWitt
  9. The White Bone by Barbara Gowdy
  10. Women Talking by Miriam Toews

Canadian nonfiction

Alicia Elliott is the author of A Mind Spread Out on the Ground. (Doubleday Canada, Ayelet Tsabari)
  1. A Mind Spread Out on the Ground by Alicia Elliott
  2. By Chance Alone by Max Eisen
  3. Lands of Lost Borders by Kate Harris
  4. Embers by Richard Wagamese
  5. Homes by Abu Bakr al Rabeeah with Winnie Yeung
  6. Love & Courage by Jagmeet Singh
  7. 21 Things You May Not Know About the Indian Act by Bob Joseph
  8. Seven Fallen Feathers by Tanya Talaga
  9. The Woo-Woo by Lindsay Wong
  10. All Our Relations by Tanya Talaga

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. Restart by Gordon Korman
  5. No Fixed Address by Susin Nielsen
  6. Sparks! by Ian Boothby, illustrated by Nina Matsumoto 
  7. Inkling by Kenneth Oppel, illustrated by Sydney Smith
  8. Bear for Breakfast by Robert Munsch, illustrated by Jay Odjick
  9. Sometimes I Feel Like a Fox by Danielle Daniel
  10. Go Show the World by Wab Kinew, illustrated by Joe Morse 


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