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Alphabet Stage continues to top Audreys Edmonton Bestseller List

Here is the list of the top 10 fiction and non-fiction titles sold in Edmonton for the week ended June 18, 2017, compiled by Audreys Books and provided by the Book Publishers Association of Alberta.

Edmonton Fiction Bestsellers

  1. Alphabet Stage (Children’s) – Linda M. Phillips* and Denyse V. Hayward*
  2. Annie Muktuk and Other Stories – Norma Dunning *
  3. Throwing the Diamond Hitch (Poetry) – Emily Ursuliak  *
  4. Two Times a Traitor (Children’s) – Karen Bass *
  5. These are Not Love Poems (Poetry) – Marina Reid Hale *
  6. Mysterious Fragrance of the Yellow Mountains – Yasuko Thanh
  7. Beren and Luthien – J.R.R. Tolkien
  8. The Dark and Other Love Stories – Deborah Willis *
  9. The Handmaid’s Tale – Margaret Atwood
  10. The Girl With All the Gifts – M.R. Carey

Edmonton Non-Fiction Bestsellers

  1. More Tough Crimes: True Cases by Canadian Judges and Criminal Lawyers – William Trudell & Lorene Shyba (Eds.), Hon. Patrick LeSage (foreword) *
  2. Winston Churchill and MacKenzie King: So Similar, So Different  – Terry Reardon
  3. Juliet’s Answer: One Man’s Search for Love and the Elusive Cure for Heartbreak – Glenn Dixon *
  4. No Is Not Enough: Resisting the New Shock Politics and Winning the World We Need – Naomi Klein
  5. Into the Fire: The Fight to Save Ft. McMurray – Jerron Hawley *, Graham Hurley *, Steve Sackett *
  6. The Hidden Life of Trees: What They Feel, How They Communicate: Discoveries from a Secret World – Peter Wohlleben, Tim Flannery (foreword)
  7. Hunger: A Memoir of (My) Body – Roxane Gay
  8. Astrophysics for People in a Hurry – Neil DeGrasse Tyson
  9. 25 Places in Canada Every Family Should Visit – Jody Robbins *
  10. Fat for Fuel: A Revolutionary Diet to Combat Cancer, Boost Brain Power, and Increase Your Energy – Joseph Mercola

Alphabet Stage by Linda Phillips and Denyse Hayward tops Audreys Edmonton Bestseller List

Here is the list of the top 10 fiction and non-fiction titles sold in Edmonton for the week ended June 11, 2017, compiled by Audreys Books and provided by the Book Publishers Association of Alberta.

EDMONTON FICTION BESTSELLERS

1. Alphabet Stage (Children’s) – Linda M. Phillips,* Denyse V. Hayward*
2. Two Times a Traitor (Children’s) – Karen Bass*
3. Cityscapes in Mating Season – Lise Gaston*
4. The Lesser Blessed – Richard Van Camp*
5. Ministry of Utmost Happiness – Arundhati Roy
6. Black Apple – Joan Crate*
7. Pemmican Eaters – Marilyn Dumont*
8. Beren and Lúthien – J.R.R. Tolkien
9. Son of a Trickster – Eden Robinson
10. mitêwâcimowina: Indigenous Science Fiction and Speculative Storytelling – Neil McLeod, (Ed.)

EDMONTON NON-FICTION BESTSELLERS

1 The Dolphin Parent: A Guide to Raising Healthy, Happy, and Self-Motivated Kids – Without Turning into a Tiger – Shimi K. Kang, M.D
2. Writing Menopause: An Anthology of Fiction, Poetry and Creative Non-Fiction – Jane Cawthorne*& E.D. Morin* (Eds.)
3. A Brilliant Idea Every 60 Seconds. – Michael Kryton *
4. This I Know: Marketing Lessons from Under the Influence – Terry O’Reilly
5. The Hidden Life of Trees: What They Feel, How They Communicate – Discoveries from A Secret World – Peter Wohlleben (Author), Tim Flannery (Foreword)
6. Into the Fire The Fight to Save Ft. McMurray – Jerron Hawley*, Graham Hurley*, Steve Sackett*
7. Welcome to Radio! – Bob Layton*
8. Inside the Inferno: A Firefighter’s Story of the Brotherhood that Saved Fort McMurray – Damian Asher*, Omar Mouallem*
9. Option B: Facing Adversity, Building Resilience and Finding Joy – Sheryl Sandberg, Adam Grant
10. Embers: One Ojibway’s Meditations – Richard Wagamese

*Alberta author

Among the Walking Wounded by Colonel John Conrad tops Audreys Books list of bestsellers

Here is the list of the top 10 fiction and non-fiction titles sold in Edmonton for the week ended May 28, 2017, compiled by Audreys Books and provided by the Book Publishers Association of Alberta.

Edmonton Non-Fiction Bestsellers

  1. Among the Walking Wounded: Soldiers, Survival, and PTSD – John Conrad*
  2. Beyond Mile Zero: The Vanishing Alaska Highway Lodge Community – Lily Gontard, Mark Kelly
  3. Our Place: Changing the Nature of Alberta – Kevin Van Tighem*
  4. Matters of Life and Death: Public Health Issues in Canada – Andre Picard
  5. Scarce Heard Amid the Guns – John Conrad*
  6. The Full Catastrophe: A Memoir – Karen Elizabeth Lee*
  7. The Hidden Life of Trees: What They Feel, How They Communicate – Discoveries from a Secret World – Peter Wohlleben, Tim Flannery (Foreword)
  8. Sapiens: A Brief History of Humankind – Yuval Noah Harari
  9. Into the Fire The Fight to Save Ft. McMurray – Jerron Hawley*, Graham Hurley*, Steve Sackett*
  10. The Reason You Walk: A Memoir – Wab Kinew

Edmonton Fiction Bestsellers

  1. The Handmaid’s Tale – Margaret Atwood
  2. Hag-Seed: The Tempest Retold – Margaret Atwood
  3. One Brother Shy – Terry Fallis
  4. A Great Reckoning – Louise Penny
  5. Crying for the Moon – Mary Walsh
  6. The It Girl and Me: A Novel of Clara Bow – Laini Giles*
  7. The Color of Our Sky – Amita Trasi
  8. Into the Water – Paula Hawkins
  9. Men Without Women – Haruki Murakami
  10. Homegoing – Yaa Gyasi

* Alberta Author
+ Alberta Publisher

Berlin-Warszawa Express by Eamon McGrath tops Audreys Books Edmonton Bestseller List

Here is the list of the top 10 fiction and non-fiction titles sold in Edmonton for the week ended May 14, 2017, compiled by Audreys Books and provided by the Book Publishers Association of Alberta.

EDMONTON FICTION BESTSELLERS

1. Berlin-Warszawa Express – Eamon McGrath*
2. Fifteen Days – André Alexis
3. Only Leave a Trace: Meditations (Poetry) – Roger Epp*+
4. Encountering Riel – David D. Orr*+
5. The Woman in Cabin 10 – Ruth Ware
6. Beartown – Fredrik Backman
7. Liberation Days (Drama) – David Van Belle*
8. The Nightingale – Kristin Hannah
9. Paper Teeth – Lauralyn Chow*+
10. Gatekeeper (Young Adult) – Natasha Deen*

EDMONTON NON-FICTION BESTSELLERS

1. Sex, Drums, Rock ‘n’ Roll: The Hardest Hitting Man in Show Business – Kenny Aronoff
2. Into the Fire The Fight to Save Ft. McMurray – Jerron Hawley,* Graham Hurley,* Steve Sackett*
3. Confederation Drive – Janice MacDonald*+
4. Inside the Inferno: A Firefighter’s Story of the Brotherhood that Saved Fort McMurray – Damian Asher,* Omar Mouallem*
5. Embers: One Ojibway’s Meditations – Richard Wagamese
6. Welcome to Radio! My Life in Broadcasting, So Far – Bob Layton*
7. Sapiens: A Brief History of Humankind – Yuval Noah Harari
8. Option B: Facing Adversity, Building Resilience and Finding Joy – Sheryl Sandberg, Adam Grant
9. Connor McDavid: Hockey’s Next Great One – Rob Soria*
10. Expecting Sunshine: A Journey of Grief, Healing, and Pregnancy after Loss – Alexis Marie Chute*

*Alberta Authors
+Alberta Publishers

Alberta authors Linda Phillips, Denyse Hayward and Janice MacDonald top Audreys Books fiction and non-fiction bestsellers list

Here is the list of the top 10 fiction and non-fiction titles sold in Edmonton for the week ended May 5, 2017, compiled on May 8, 2017 by Audreys Books and provided by the Book Publishers Association of Alberta.

EDMONTON FICTION BESTSELLERS

Into the Fire by Jerron Hawley, Graham Hurley, and Steve Sackett tops Edmonton non-fiction bestseller list

Here is the list of the top 10 fiction and non-fiction titles sold in Edmonton for the week ended April 30, 2017, compiled by Audreys Books and provided by the Book Publishers Associations of Alberta.

EDMONTON FICTION BESTSELLERS

1. Wenjack – Joseph Boyden
2. A Wake for the Dreamland – Laurel Deedrick-Mayne *
3. Encountering Riel – David D. Orr*+
4. Mitzi Bytes – Kerry Clare
5. Man Called Ove – Fredrik Backman
6. Men Walking on Water – Emily Schultz
7. The Woman in Cabin 10 – Ruth Ware
8. It Girl & Me: A Novel of Clara Bow – Liani Giles*
9. Something Remembered – Della Dennis*
10. Paper Teeth – Lauralyn Chow*+

EDMONTON NON-FICTION BESTSELLERS

1. Into the Fire: The Fight to Save Fort McMurray – Jerron Hawlwy*, Graham Hurley*, Steve Sackett*
2. Connor McDavid: Hockey’s Next Great One – Rob Soria*
3. Passage Across the Mersey – Robert Bhatia*
4. No Guff Vegetable Gardening – Donna Balzer*
5. Happiness Equation – Neil Pasricha
6. Beauty of Discomfort: How What We Avoid is What We Need – Amanda Lang
7. Inside the Inferno: A Firefighter’s Story of the Brotherhood that Saved Fort McMurray – Damian Asher*, Omar Mouallem*
8. Little Book of Hygge: The Danish Way to Live Well – Meik Wiking
9. Zookeeper’s Wife: A War Story – Diane Akerman
10. Embers: One Ojibway’s Meditations – Richard Wagamese

*Alberta Author
+Alberta Publisher

The Secret Path by Gord Downie and Jeff Lemire topped Edmonton best-sellers last week

Here is the list of the top 10 fiction and non-fiction titles sold in Edmonton for the week ended April 23, 2017, compiled on April 24, 2017, by Audreys Books and provided by the Book Publishers Association of Alberta.

Edmonton Fiction Bestsellers

1. Secret Path – Gord Downie, Jeff Lemire
2. Homes – Winnie Canuel *
3. Little Wildheart (Poetry) – Micheline Maylor * †
4. Believing Is Not the Same (Poetry) – Lisa Martin-Demoor *†
5. Rising Abruptly: Stories – Gisele Villeneuve *†
6. Wake for the Dreamland – Laurel Deedrick-Mayne *
7. Nuala: A Fable – Kimmy Beach *+
8. Listen If? (Poetry) – Douglas Barbour *†
9. Change Room – Karen Connelly
10. Fifteen Dogs – Andre Alexis

Edmonton Non-Fiction Bestsellers

1. When All You Have is Hope – Frank O’Dea
2. Expecting Sunshine: A Journey of Grief – Alexis Marie Chute *
3. Unbroken Machine: Canada’s Democracy in Action – Dale Smith
4. Big Fit Girl – Louise Green
5. Celebrating Canada’s 150th Event Planner – Cathy Harvey *
6. Zookeeper’s Wife: A War Story – Diane Akerman
7. Connor McDavid: Hockey’s Next Great One – Rob Soria *
8. Medicine Unbundled: A Journey Throught the Minefields of Indigenous Health Care – Gary Geddes
9. Embers: One Ojibway’s Meditations – Richard Wagamese.
10. Passage Across the Mersey – Robert Bhatia *

*  Alberta Author
† Alberta Publisher

Thin Air of the Knowable by Wendy Donawa tops Audreys Books list of best sellers

Here is the list of the top 10 fiction and non-fiction titles sold in Edmonton for the week ended April 16, 2017, compiled on April 18, 2017, by Audreys Books and provided by the Book Publishers Association of Alberta.

Edmonton Fiction Bestsellers

  1. Thin Air of the Knowable – Wendy Donawa
  2. Maunder – Claire Kelly *
  3. This Accident of Being Lost – Leanne Betasamosake Simpson
  4. Medicine Walk – Richard Wagamese
  5. The Tea Girl of Hummingbird Lane – Lisa See
  6. Believing is Not the Same as Being Saved (Poetry) – Lisa Martin * †
  7. Fifteen Dogs – André Alexis
  8. Fall of Man in Wilmslow – David Lagercrantz
  9. A Wake for the Dreamland – Laurel Deedrick-Mayne * †
  10. The Woman in Cabin 10 – Ruth Ware

Edmonton Non-Fiction Bestsellers

  1. The Bosun Chair  (Memoir/Poetry) –  Jennifer Bowering Delisle * †
  2. On Tyranny: Twenty Lessons from the Twentieth Century – Timothy Snyder
  3. Medicine Unbundled: A Journey through the Minefields of Indigenous Health Care – Gary Geddes
  4. Edmonton Cooks: Signature Recipes from the City’s Best Chefs – Leanne Brown, Tina Faiz *
  5. Connor McDavid: Hockey’s Next Great One – Rob Soria *
  6. Indigenous Writes: A Guide to First Nations, Métis, and Inuit issues in Canada –  Chelsea Vowel
  7. Notley Nation: How Alberta’s Political Upheaval Swept the Country – Don Braid and Sydney Sharpe
  8. Hidden Figures: The American Dream and the Untold Story of the Black Women Mathematicians Who Helped Win the Space Race – Margot Lee Shetterly
  9. Elon Musk: Tesla, Spacex, And the Quest for a Fantastic Future – Ashlee Vance
  10. Rainbow Comes and Goes: A Mother and Son on Life, Love, and Loss – Anderson Cooper, Gloria Vanderbilt

*   Alberta Author
†  Alberta Publisher

This Accident of Being Lost and two others by Leanne Betasamosake Simpson on Audreys bestseller list of last week

Here is the list of the top 10 fiction and non-fiction titles sold in Edmonton for the week ended April 9, 2017, compiled on April 11, 2017, by Audreys Books and provided by the Book Publishers Association of Alberta.

EDMONTON FICTION BESTSELLERS

1. This Accident of Being Lost – Leanne Betasamosake Simpson
2. Encountering Riel – David D. Orr*†
3. Punk – Lex J Grootelaar*†
4. Islands of Decolonial Love – Leanne Betasamosake Simpson
5. Something Unremembered – Della Dennis*†
6. Believing is Not the Same As Being Saved (Poetry) – Lisa Martin*†
7. Homes – Winnie Canuel*†
8. Orphan’s Tale – Pam Jenoff
9. Norse Mythology – Neil Gaiman
10. Milk & Honey – Rupi Kaur

EDMONTON NON-FICTION BESTSELLERS

1. Half-Breed – Maria Campbell
2. Dancing on Our Turtle’s Back: Stories of Nishnaabeg Re-Creation, Resurgence, and a New Emergence – Leanne Betasamosake Simpson
3. This I Know: Marketing Lessons from Under the Influence – Terry O’Reilly
4. My Decade at Old Sun, My Lifetime of Hell – Arthur Bear Chief†
5. Edmonton House Journals 1821-1826 – Ted Binnema & Gerhard J. Ens (editors)*†
6. My Love Affair with Bruges – Margaret Olsen*†
7. The Prosperity Factor: How to Achieve Unlimited Wealth in Every Area of Your Life – Joe Vitale*
8. Tar Wars: Oil, Environment and Alberta’s Image – Geo Takach*†
9. When Breath Becomes Air – Paul Kalanithi
10. Language at the Speed of Sight: How We Read, Why So Many Can’t, and What Can Be Done About It – Mark Seidenberg

*Alberta Author
†Alberta Publisher

‘My Decade at Old Sun, My Lifetime of Hell’ by Arthur Bear Chief tops Audreys Books non-fiction bestseller list

Here is the list of the top 10 fiction and non-fiction titles sold in Edmonton for the week ended April 2, 2017, compiled on April 4, 2017, by Audreys Books and provided by the Book Publishers Association of Alberta.

EDMONTON  FICTION BESTSELLERS

1. Believing is not the same as Being Saved (Poetry) – Lisa Martin*†
2. The It Girl and Me: a Novel of Clara Bow – Laini Giles*
3. Fifteen Dogs – Andrè Alexis
4. Ragged Company – Richard Wagamese
5. Something Unremembered – Della Dennis *†
6. Encountering Riel – David D. Orr*†
7. The Break – Katherena Vermette
8. Milk & Honey – Rupi Kaur
9. Punk – Lex J. Grootelaar*
10. Big Little Lies – Liane Moriarty

EDMONTON NON-FICTION BESTSELLERS

1. My Decade at Old Sun, My Lifetime of Hell – Arthur Bear Chief†
2. The Hidden Life of Trees: What They Feel, How They Communicate – Discoveries from a Secret World – Peter Wohlleben, Tim Flannery
3. The Right to Be Cold: One Woman’s Story of Protecting Her Culture, the Arctic and the Whole Planet – Sheila Watt-Cloutier
4. Born a Crime: Stories from a South African Childhood – Trevor Noah
5. When Breath Becomes Air – Paul Kalanithi
6. The Bosun Chair (Memoir/Poetry) – Jennifer Bowering Delisle*†
7. Edmonton Cooks: Signature Recipes from the City’s Best Chefs – Leanne Brown, Tina Fiaz *
8. Extreme Measures: Finding a Better Path to the End of Life – Jessica Nutik Zitter
9. Hidden Figures: The American Dream and the Untold Story of the Black Women Mathematicians Who Helped Win the Space Race – Margot Lee Shetterly
10. Elon Musk: Tesla, SpaceX, And the Quest for a Fantastic Future – Ashlee Vance

*Alberta Author
†Alberta Publisher

Assdeep in Wonder – a book of poetry – tops Audreys Edmonton Bestseller list this week

Here is the list of the top 10 fiction and non-fiction titles sold in Edmonton for the week ended March 26, 2017, compiled on March 28, 2017, by Audreys Books and provided by the Book Publishers Association of Alberta.

EDMONTON FICTION BESTSELLERS

  1. Assdeep in Wonder (Poetry) – Christopher Gudgeon
  2. Fifteen Dogs – André Alexis
  3. Encountering Riel – David D. Orr*†
  4. Break – Katherena Vermette
  5. American Gods – Neil Gaiman
  6. The Summer Before the War – Helen Simonson
  7. A Dog’s Purpose: A Novel for Humans – Bruce W. Cameron
  8. 4 3 2 1 – Paul Auster
  9. Medicine Walk – Richard Wagamese
  10. Something Unremembered – Della Dennis*†

EDMONTON NON-FICTION BESTSELLERS

  1. The Event Planner – Celebrating Canada’s 150th – Cathy Harvey*
  2. Trees in Canada – John Laird Farrar
  3. The Burgess Shale: The Canadian Writing Landscape of the 1960s – Margaret Atwood†
  4. Earls: The Cookbook – Jim Sutherland
  5. Lion – Saroo Brierley
  6. The Hidden Life of Trees: What They Feel, How They Communicate:  Discoveries from a Secret World – Peter Wohlleben, Tim Flannery
  7. Medicine Unbundled: A Journey Through the Minefields of Indigenous Health Care – Gary Geddes
  8. Embers: One Ojibway’s Meditations – Richard Wagamese
  9. The Making of Donald Trump – David Cay Johnston
  10. Calling Our Families Home: Metis Peoples Experience with Child Welfare – Jeannine Carrière, Catherine Richardson

*Alberta Author

†Alberta Publisher

Alberta author and publisher top list of Edmonton’s bestselling books

An Alberta author and publisher top this week’s list of bestselling books. Ranking first in the fiction category is Nuala: A Fable, written by award winning Red Deer poet and author Kimmy Beach and published by University of Alberta Press. In the non-fiction category,  Margaret Atwood’s The Burgess Shale: The Canadian Writing Landscape of the 1960s is also published by University of Alberta Press as part of the Canadian Literature Centre’s Kreisel Lecture Series.

Here is the list of the top 10 fiction and non-fiction titles sold in Edmonton for the week ended March 19, 2017, compiled on March 22, 2017, by Audreys Books and provided by the Book Publishers Association of Alberta.

Edmonton Fiction Bestsellers

  1. Nuala: A Fable – Kimmy Beach  *  †
  2. The Lonely Hearts Hotel – Heather O’Neill
  3. Fifteen Dogs – André Alexis
  4. If I Were in a Cage I’d Reach Out for You – Adele Barclay
  5. The Break – Katherena Vermette
  6. Encountering Riel – David D. Orr *  †
  7. Company Town – Madeline Ashby
  8. Norse Mythology – Neil Gaiman
  9. Man Called Ove – Fredrik Backman
  10. Swimming Lessons – Claire Fuller

Edmonton Non-Fiction Bestsellers

  1. The Burgess Shale: The Canadian Writing Landscape of the 1960s – Margaret Atwood  †
  2. Medicine Unbundled: A Journey Through the Minefields of Indigenous Health Care – Gary Geddes
  3. Hidden Figures: The American Dream and the Untold Story of the Black Women Mathematicians Who Helped Win the Space Race – Margot Lee Shetterly
  4. The Rainbow Comes and Goes: A Mother and Son on Life, Love and Loss  –  Anderson Cooper, Gloria Vanderbilt
  5. I’ll Be Damned: How My Young and Restless Life Led Me to America’s #1 Daytime Drama – Eric Braeden
  6. The Right to Be Cold: One Woman’s Story of Protecting Her Culture, the Arctic and the Whole Planet – Sheila Watt-Cloutier
  7. Feast: Recipes and Stories from a Canadian Road Trip – Lindsay Anderson, Dana VanVeller
  8. This I Know: Marketing Lessons from Under the Influence – Terry O’Reilly
  9. The Happiness Equation – Neil Pasricha
  10. Lion – Saroo Brierley

*   Alberta Author
†  Alberta Publisher

Amy Stewart’s ‘Girl Waits With Gun’ tops Edmonton’s bestselling book list

Here is the list of the top 10 fiction and non-fiction titles sold in Edmonton for the week ended March 5, 2017, compiled on March 7, 2017, by Audreys Books and provided by the Book Publishers Association of Alberta.

Edmonton Fiction Bestsellers

  1. Girl Waits With Gun – Amy Stewart
  2. Encountering Riel – David D. Orr * †
  3. Break – Katherena Vermette
  4. Something Unremembered – Della Dennis * †
  5. A Man Called Ove – Fredrik Backman
  6. Son of a Trickster – Eden Robinson
  7. All Our Wrong Todays – Elan Mastai
  8. The Couple Next Door – Shari Lapena
  9. Lincoln in the Bardo – George Saunders
  10. Silence Fallen – Patricia Briggs

Edmonton Non-Fiction Bestsellers

  1. Medicine Unbundled: A Journey Through the Minefields of Indigenous Health Care – Gary Geddes
  2. Feast: Recipes and Stories from a Canadian Road Trip – Lindsay Anderson, Dana VanVeller
  3. The Outside Circle: A Graphic Novel – Patti LaBoucane Benson, * Kelly Mellings *
  4. Earls: The Cookbook – Jim Sutherland
  5. The Hidden Life of Trees: What They Feel, How They Communicate: Discoveries from a Secret World – Peter Wohlleben, Tim Flannery
  6. The Right to Be Cold: One Woman’s Story of Protecting Her Culture, the Arctic and the Whole Planet – Sheila Watt-Cloutier
  7. This I Know: Marketing Lessons from Under the Influence – Terry O’Reilly
  8. Triple Crown: Winning Canada’s Energy Future – Jim Prentice * Jean-Sebastien Rioux *
  9. A  World in Disarray: American Foreign Policy and the Crisis of the Old Order – Richard Haass
  10. Dysfunction: Canada After Keystone XL – Dennis McConaghy *

*    ALBERTA AUTHOR
†   ALBERTA PUBLISHER

David Orr’s ‘Encountering Riel’ remains atop Edmonton fiction bestseller list

Here is the list of the top 10 fiction and non-fiction titles sold in Edmonton for the week ended Feb. 24, 2017, compiled on Feb. 29, 2017, by Audreys Books and provided by the Book Publishers Association of Alberta.

EDMONTON FICTION BESTSELLERS

  1. Encountering Riel – David D. Orr*
  2. The Break – Katherena Vermette
  3. Son of a Trickster – Eden Robinson
  4. A Man Called Ove – Fredrik Backman
  5. The Woman in Cabin 10 – Ruth Ware
  6. Lion – Saroo Brierley
  7. The Bookshop on the Corner – Jenny Colgan
  8. Milk and Honey – Rupi Kaur
  9. A Wake for the Dreamland – Laurel Deedrick-Mayne*
  10. Do Not Say We Have Nothing – Madeleine Thien

EDMONTON NON-FICTION BESTSELLERS

  1. Passage Across the Mersey – Robert Bhatia*
  2. This I Know: Marketing Lessons from Under the Influence – Terry O’Reilly
  3. The Outside Circle – Patti LaBoucane Benson,  Kelly Mellings*
  4. Songs Upon the Rivers: The Buried History of the French-Speaking Canadiens and Metis from the Great Lakes and the Mississippi across to the Pacific – Michel Bouchard, Robert Foxcurran, Sebastien Malette
  5. The Right to Be Cold: One Woman’s Story of Protecting Her Culture, the Arctic and the Whole Planet – Sheila Watt-Cloutier
  6. Flapper Pie and a Blue Prairie Sky: A Modern Baker’s Guide to Old-Fashioned Desserts – Karlynn Johnston*
  7. Sapiens: A Brief History of Humankind – Yuval Harari
  8. Triple Crown: Winning Canada’s Energy Future – Jim Prentice*, Jean-Sebastien Rioux*
  9. The Hidden Life of Trees: What They Feel, How They Communicate: Discoveries from a Secret World – Peter Wohlleben, Tim Flannery
  10. Hidden Figures: The American Dream and the Untold Story of the Black Women Mathematicians Who Helped Win the Space Race – Margot Lee Shetterly

* Alberta Author

Encountering Riel by David Orr tops Audreys Books’ Edmonton Best-Selling Books List

Here is the list of the top 10 fiction and non-fiction titles sold in Edmonton for the week ending Feb. 19, 2017, compiled on Feb. 21, 2017, by Audreys Books and provided by the Book Publishers Association of Alberta.

Edmonton Fiction Bestsellers

  1. Encountering Riel – David D. Orr * †
  2. Something Unremembered – Della Dennis * †
  3. Paper Teeth – Lauralyn Chow * †
  4. Evelina – Frances Burney †
  5. Birdie – Tracey Lindberg *
  6. A Wake for the Dreamland – Laurel Deedrick-Mayne *
  7. Company Town – Madeline Ashby
  8. Punk – Lex J. Grootelaar *
  9. Son of a Trickster – Eden Robinson
  10. Break – Katherena Vermette

Edmonton Non-Fiction Bestsellers

  1. Medicine Unbundled: A Journey Through the Minefields of Indigenous Health Care – Gary Geddes
  2. Passage Across the Mersey – Robert Bhatia
  3. A Story of Edmonton’s Roots – Bruce Jeffery *
  4. Lion – Saroo Brierley
  5. Talking Music 2: More Blues Radio and Roots – Holger Petersen *
  6. Hidden Figures: The American Dream and the Untold Story of the Black Women Mathematicians Who Helped Win the Space Race – Margot Lee Shetterly
  7. Dark Money: The Hidden History of the Billionaires Behind the Rise of the Radical Right – Jane Mayer
  8. Happiness Equation – Neil Pasricha
  9. Triple Crown: Winning Canada’s Energy Future – Jim Prentice * Jean-Sebastien Rioux *
  10. Juliet’s Answer: One Man’s Search for Love and the Elusive Cure for Heartbreak – Glenn Dixon *

*    ALBERTA AUTHOR

†   ALBERTA PUBLISHER