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The bestselling Canadian books for the week of May 19 to May 26, 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 19 to May 26, 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. Starlight by Richard Wagamese
  7. Bina by Anakana Schofield
  8. Women Talking by Miriam Toews
  9. The Handmaid's Tale by Margaret Atwood
  10. French Exit by Patrick deWitt

Canadian nonfiction

Kate Harris is a writer and explorer. (Knopf Canada, Joanne Ratajczak/Glorious & Free)
  1. Lands of Lost Borders by Kate Harris
  2. A Mind Spread Out on the Ground by Alicia Elliott
  3. By Chance Alone by Max Eisen
  4. Embers by Richard Wagamese
  5. Homes by Abu Bakr al Rabeeah with Winnie Yeung
  6. Seven Fallen Feathers by Tanya Talaga
  7. 21 Things You May Not Know About the Indian Act by Bob Joseph
  8. Love & Courage by Jagmeet Singh
  9. Chop Suey Nation by Ann Hui
  10. Claws of the Panda by Jonathan Manthorpe

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

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