Alberta Politics

Helpless Angels, Alberta poet Tom Wayman’s collection, tops this week’s 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 July 2, 2017, compiled by Audreys Books and provided by the Books Publishers Association of Alberta.


1. Helpless Angels: A Book of Music (Poetry) – Tom Wayman*

2. Annie Muktuk and Other Stories – Norma Dunning*+
3. Seven Stones to Stand or Fall – Diana Gabaldon
4. Carson Crosses Canada (Children’s) – Linda Bailey (Author), Kass Reich (Illustrator)
5. The Widow’s Fire – Paul Butler*
6. The Alice Network – Kate Quinn
7. The Girl With All the Gifts – M.R. Carey
8. The Whistler – John Grisham
9. Ministry of Utmost Happiness – Arundhati Roy
10. A Horse Walks Into a Bar – David Grossman


1. Canada Quiz 150 Edition: How Much Do You Know About Canada? – Calvin Coish
2. Finding Gobi: A Little Dog With a Very Big Heart – Dion Leonard, Craig Borlase
3. No is Not Enough: Resisting the New Shock Politics and Winning the World We Need – Naomi Klein
4. Hunger: A Memoir of (My) Body – Roxane Gay
5. Astrophysics for People in a Hurry – Neil DeGrasse Tyson
6. Into the Fire: The Fight to Save Ft. McMurray – Jerron Hawlwy *, Graham Hurley *, Steve Sackett *
7. Ingenious: How Canadian Innovators Made the World Smarter, Smaller, Kinder, Safer,
Healthier, Wealthier, and Happier – David Johnston, Tom Jenkins
8. Rogue Heroes: The History of the SAS, Britain’s Secret Special Forces Unit That Sabotaged the Nazis and Changed the Nature of War – Ben Macintyre
9. On Tyranny: Twenty Lessons from the Twentieth Century – Timothy Snyder
10. More Tough Crimes: True Cases by Canadian Judges and Criminal Lawyers – Hon. Patrick LeSage (Foreword), William Trudell (Ed.), Lorene Shyba (Ed.)*+

*Alberta Author
+Alberta Publisher