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Hardcover Fiction: December 12, 2020

RankTitleAuthorPublisherList PriceLast weekWeeks on List
1Home BodyRupi KaurSimon & Schuster$22.0013
2The Vanishing HalfBrit BennettRiverhead Books$36.0057
3A Time for MercyJohn GrishamDoubleday$39.0048
4Invisible GirlLisa JewellAtria$24.9938
5Ready Player TwoErnest ClineBallantine$38.9921
6How to Pronounce KnifeSouvankham ThammavongsaMcClelland & Stewart$24.95--
7Deadly CrossJames PattersonLittle Brown & Co.$39.0071
8Anxious PeopleFredrik BackmanSimon & Schuster$24.991011
9The Boy, the Mole, the Fox and the HorseCharlie MackesyHarperOne$28.50--
10Where the Crawdads SingDelia OwensG.P. Putnam's Sons$35.00--

Hardcover Non-Fiction: December 12, 2020

RankTitleAuthorPublisherList PriceLast Week
1A Promised LandBarack ObamaCrown$55.001
2If I Knew ThenJann ArdenRandom House Canda$32.004
3Extraordinary CanadiansPeter MansbridgeSimon & Schuster$36.992
4Burke's LawBrian Burke and Stephen BruntViking$35.006
5No Time Like the FutureMichael J. FoxFlatiron$37.993
6Is This Anything?Jerry SeinfeldSimon & Schuster$40.005
7The MeatEater Guide to Wilderness Skills and SurvivalSteven RinellaRandom House$34.00-
8UntamedGlennon DoyleThe Dial$37.008
9All Together NowAlan DoyleDoubleday Canada$27.007
10The Answer Is ...Alex TrebekSimon & Schuster$32.0010

Paperback Fiction: December 12, 2020

RankTitleAuthorPublisherList PriceLast Week
1The River MurdersJames Patterson and James O. BornGrand Central$12.991
2UnsolvedJames Patterson and David EllisGrand Central$12.99-
3American DirtJeanine CumminsFlatiron Books$23.99-
4The Night FireMichael ConnellyGrand Central$12.992
5The Guest ListLucy FoleyHarperCollins$23.99-
6The InstituteStephen KingGallery Books$26.994
7Together by ChristmasKaren SwanPan Macmillan$24.99-
8The Forgotten DaughterJoanna GoodmanHarperCollins$21.99-
9One by OneRuth WareSimon & Schuster$24.99-
10LazarusLars Kepler and Neil SmithMcClelland & Stewart$24.95-

Canadian Fiction: December 12, 2020

RankTitleAuthorPublisherList PriceLast Week
1Home BodyRupi KaurSimon & Schuster$22.001
2How to Pronounce KnifeSouvankham ThammavongsaMcClelland & Stewart$24.952
3The Forgotten DaughterJoanna GoodmanHarper Paperbacks$21.993
4Indians on VacationThomas KingHarperCollins Canada$32.994
5All the Devils are HereLouise PennyMinotaur$36.995
6The Pull of the StarsEmma DonoghueHarper Avenue$33.999
7The Glass HotelEmily St. John MandelHarperCollins Canada$24.998
8Spoon StealerLesley CreweVagrant Press$24.95-
9Milk and HoneyRupi KaurAndrews McMeel$19.9910
10DearlyMargaret AtwoodMcClelland & Stewart$32.956

Canadian Non-Fiction: December 12, 2020

RankTitleAuthorPublisherList PriceLast Week
1If I Knew ThenJann ArdenRandom House Canda$32.003
2Extraordinary CanadiansPeter MansbridgeSimon & Schuster$36.991
3Burke's LawBrian Burke and Stephen BruntViking$35.004
4No Time Like the FutureMichael J. FoxFlatiron$37.992
5All Together NowAlan DoyleDoubleday Canada$27.005
6The Answer Is ...Alex TrebekSimon & Schuster$32.007
7BeautiesDuthie, JamesHarperCollins Canada$34.996
8From the AshesJesse ThistleSimon & Schuster$24.999
9Everyday Hockey Heroes, Volume IIBob McKenzie and Jim LangSimon & Schuster$34.9910
10War: How Conflict Shaped UsMargaret MacMillanAllen Lane$35.008

Juvenile: December 12, 2020

RankTitleAuthorPublisherList PriceLast Week
1Cat Kid Comic ClubDav PilkeyGraphix$15.99-
2Diary of a Wimpy Kid: The Deep EndJeff KinneyAmulet$17.991
3The Ickabog J. K. RowlingScholastic$36.992
4Dog Man: Grime and PunishmentDav PilkeyGraphix$15.993
5How the Grinch Stole Christmas!Dr. SeussRandom House Book for Young Readers$21.994
6I Love You to the Moon and BackAmelia Hepworth and Tim WarnesTiger Tales$10.995
7The Grinny Granny DonkeyCraig Smith and Katz CrowleyScholastic $9.999
8Dear GirlAmy Krouse Rosenthal, Holly Hatam and Paris RosenthalHarperCollins Canada$21.9910
9The Couch PotatoJory John and Pete OswaldHarperCollins Canada$23.996
10ElfKim SmithQuirk$19.998

Self Improvement: December 12, 2020

RankTitleAuthorPublisherList PriceLast Week
1Think Like a MonkJay ShettySimon & Schuster$34.991
2Wreck This JournalKeri SmithPenguin$16.003
3The Greatest SecretRhonda ByrneHarperOne$33.502
4The Subtle Art Of Not Giving A F*ckMark MansonHarperCollins Canada$23.995
5Burn After WritingSharon JonesTarcherPerigee$19.004
6You Are AwesomeNeil PasrichaSimon & Schuster$22.00-
7Chicken Soup for the Soul: Christmas is in the AirAmy NewmarkChicken Soup for the Soul Publishing$17.956
8The Intelligent InvestorBenjamin GrahamHarper$31.007
9BurnoutEmily Nagoski and Amelia NagoskiBallantine Books$23.00-
10The Power of NowEckhart TolleNew World Library$23.95-

Cooking/Food: December 12, 2020

RankTitleAuthorPublisherList Price
1Oh She Glows for DinnerAngela LiddonPenguin Canada$40.00
2Modern Comfort FoodIna GartenClarkson Potter$47.00
37 WaysJamie OliverHarperCollins Canada$42.00
4Mandy's Gourmet SaladsRebecca Wolfe, Meredith Erickson and Mandy WolfeAppetite by Random House$35.00
5Ottolenghi FlavorYotam Ottolenghi and Ixta BelfrageAppetite by Random House$45.00
6Baking Day with Anna OlsonAnna OlsonAppetite by Random House$40.00
7Cravings: Hungry for MoreChrissy Teigen and Adeena SussmanClarkson Potter$39.99
8CravingsChrissy Teigen and Adeena SussmanClarkson Potter$38.99
9What the F*@# Should I Make for Dinner?Zach GoldenRunning Press$21.00
10Half Baked Harvest Super SimpleTieghan GerardClarkson Potter$39.99

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