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The bestselling Canadian books for the week of May 26 to June 2, 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 26 to June 2, 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. Starlight by Richard Wagamese
  5. The Gown by Jennifer Robson
  6. Bina by Anakana Schofield
  7. This Place by Kateri Akiwenzie-Damm, Sonny Assu, Brandon Mitchell, et al.
  8. Women Talking by Miriam Toews
  9. Moccasin Square Gardens by Richard Van Camp
  10. The Sun and Her Flowers by Rupi Kaur

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. Indigenous Relations by Bob Joseph, with Cynthia F. Joseph
  4. Embers by Richard Wagamese
  5. By Chance Alone by Max Eisen
  6. 21 Things You May Not Know About the Indian Act by Bob Joseph
  7. Seven Fallen Feathers by Tanya Talaga
  8. Homes by Abu Bakr al Rabeeah with Winnie Yeung
  9. Teardown by Dave Meslin
  10. Love & Courage by Jagmeet Singh

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. No Fixed Address by Susin Nielsen
  4. Anne Arrives by Kallie George, illustrated by Abigail Halpin 
  5. The Paper Bag Princess by Robert Munsch, illustrated by Michael Martchenko
  6. Sometimes I Feel Like a Fox by Danielle Daniel
  7. Bear for Breakfast by Robert Munsch, illustrated by Jay Odjick
  8. Go Show the World by Wab Kinew, illustrated by Joe Morse 
  9. A World of Kindness by the editors and illustrators of Pajama Press
  10. Heartwood Hotel Book 1: A True Home by Kallie George, illustrated by Stephanie Graegin

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