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Hardcover Fiction: December 26, 2020

RankTitleAuthorPublisherList PriceLast weekWeeks on List
1Home BodyRupi KaurSimon & Schuster$22.0015
2The Vanishing HalfBrit BennettRiverhead Books$36.0029
3How to Pronounce KnifeSouvankham ThammavongsaMcClelland & Stewart$24.9553
4The Guest ListLucy FoleyWilliam Morrow & Co.$23.9972
5Invisible GirlLisa JewellAtria$24.99410
6A Time for MercyJohn GrishamDoubleday$39.00310
7Where the Crawdads SingDelia OwensG.P. Putnam's Sons$35.0093
8Anxious PeopleFredrik BackmanSimon & Schuster$24.99613
9American DirtJeanine CumminsFlatiron$23.99-1
10Deadly CrossJames PattersonLittle Brown & Co.$39.00103

Hardcover Non-Fiction: December 26, 2020

RankTitleAuthorPublisherList PriceLast Week
1A Promised LandBarack ObamaCrown$55.001
2GreenlightsMatthew McConaugheyCrown$40.005
3Is This Anything?Jerry SeinfeldSimon & Schuster$40.007
4Extraordinary CanadiansPeter MansbridgeSimon & Schuster$36.993
5BeautiesJames DuthieHarperCollins Canada$34.998
6Burke's LawBrian Burke and Stephen BruntViking$35.002
7If I Knew ThenJann ArdenRandom House Canda$32.004
8UntamedGlennon DoyleThe Dial$37.0010
9No Time Like the FutureMichael J. FoxFlatiron$37.996
10The Answer Is ...Alex TrebekSimon & Schuster$32.009

Paperback Fiction: December 26, 2020

RankTitleAuthorPublisherList PriceLast Week
1UnsolvedJames Patterson and David EllisGrand Central$12.992
2Moral CompassDanielle SteelDell$11.993
3The Guest ListLucy FoleyHarperCollins$23.994
4The River MurdersJames Patterson and James O. BornGrand Central$12.991
5American DirtJeanine CumminsFlatiron Books$23.996
6Someday with YouNora RobertsSilhouette$12.995
7The Berlin GirlMandy RobothamAvon Books$24.998
8The Midnight LibraryMatt HaigHarperCollins Canada$21.9910
9The Glass HotelEmily St. John MandelHarperCollins Canada$24.999
10NYPD Red 6James Patterson and Marshall KarpGran Central$22.99-

Canadian Fiction: December 26, 2020

RankTitleAuthorPublisherList PriceLast Week
1Home BodyRupi KaurSimon & Schuster$22.001
2How to Pronounce KnifeSouvankham ThammavongsaMcClelland & Stewart$24.952
3The Glass HotelEmily St. John MandelHarperCollins Canada$24.994
4Indians on VacationThomas KingHarperCollins Canada$32.993
5All the Devils are HereLouise PennyMinotaur$36.996
6The Forgotten DaughterJoanna GoodmanHarper Paperbacks$21.995
7The Pull of the StarsEmma DonoghueHarper Avenue$33.997
8DearlyMargaret AtwoodMcClelland & Stewart$32.959
9Milk and HoneyRupi KaurAndrews McMeel$19.998
10Mexican GothicSilvia Moreno-GarciaDel Rey$36.00-

Canadian Non-Fiction: December 26, 2020

RankTitleAuthorPublisherList PriceLast Week
1Extraordinary CanadiansPeter MansbridgeSimon & Schuster$36.992
2BeautiesDuthie, JamesHarperCollins Canada$34.995
3Burke's LawBrian Burke and Stephen BruntViking$35.001
4If I Knew ThenJann ArdenRandom House Canda$32.003
5No Time Like the FutureMichael J. FoxFlatiron$37.994
6The Answer Is ...Alex TrebekSimon & Schuster$32.006
7All Together NowAlan DoyleDoubleday Canada$27.007
8Stay the Blazes HomeLen WaggNimbus $19.95-
9From the AshesJesse ThistleSimon & Schuster$24.998
10War: How Conflict Shaped UsMargaret MacMillanAllen Lane$35.009

Juvenile: December 26, 2020

RankTitleAuthorPublisherList PriceLast Week
1Cat Kid Comic ClubDav PilkeyGraphix$15.991
2Diary of a Wimpy Kid: The Deep EndJeff KinneyAmulet$17.992
3Dog Man: Grime and PunishmentDav PilkeyGraphix$15.993
4The Ickabog J. K. RowlingScholastic$36.994
5I Love You to the Moon and BackAmelia Hepworth and Tim WarnesTiger Tales$10.996
6How the Grinch Stole Christmas!Dr. SeussRandom House Book for Young Readers$21.995
7Midnight SunStephenie MeyerLittle, Brown Books for Young Readers$34.999
8National Geographic Little Kids First Big Book of WhyAmy ShieldsNational Geographic Children's Books$17.95-
9The Ballad of Songbirds and Snakes (A Hunger Games Novel)Suzanne CollinsScholastic Press$36.99-
10The Grinny Granny DonkeyCraig Smith and Katz CrowleyScholastic $9.997

Self Improvement: December 26, 2020

RankTitleAuthorPublisherList PriceLast Week
1Think Like a MonkJay ShettySimon & Schuster$34.991
2The Greatest SecretRhonda ByrneHarperOne$33.502
3Wreck This JournalKeri SmithPenguin$16.003
4The Subtle Art Of Not Giving A F*ckMark MansonHarperCollins Canada$23.994
5Burn After WritingSharon JonesTarcherPerigee$19.007
6Little Book of MindfulnessPatricia CollardGaia$10.999
7You Are AwesomeNeil PasrichaSimon & Schuster$22.005
8The Intelligent InvestorBenjamin GrahamHarper$31.008
9Burn after Writing (Pink)Sharon JonesTarcherPerigee$19.00-
10The 48 Laws of PowerRobert GreenePenguin$34.00-

Biography: December 26, 2020

RankTitleAuthorPublisherList Price
1A Promised LandBarack ObamaCrown$55.00
2GreenlightsMatthew McConaugheyCrown$40.00
3Is This Anything?Jerry SeinfeldSimon & Schuster$40.00
4Extraordinary CanadiansPeter MansbridgeSimon & Schuster$36.99
5Burke's LawBrian Burke and Stephen BruntViking$35.00
6If I Knew ThenJann ArdenRandom House Canada$32.00
7UntamedGlennon DoyleDial$37.00
8No Time Like the FutureMichael J. FoxFlatiron$37.99
9The Answer Is …Alex TrebekSimon & Schuster$32.00
10BecomingMichelle ObamaCrown$40.00

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