Fall reading: Our latest book reviews, plus the Maclean’s bestsellers list

New fiction from Emma Donoghue, plus Brian D. Johnson reviews a new biography of Mick Jagger

Our latest book reviews:

Last week’s bestsellers, compiled by Brian Bethune:

Fiction

1 THE CASUAL VACANCY
by J.K. Rowling
1 (3)
2 SWEET TOOTH
by Ian McEwan 

4 (7)
3 DEAR LIFE
by Alice Munro
(1)
4 WINTER OF THE WORLD
by Ken Follett
2 (5)
5 REVENGE OF THE VINYL CAFE
by Stuart McLean
 (1)
6 THE JEWELS OF PARADISE
by Donna Leon
 (1)
7 TELEGRAPH AVENUE
by Michael Chabon

3 (5)
8 ANCIENT LIGHT
by John Banville
 (1)
9 THE BEAUTIFUL MYSTERY  
by Louise Penny 

6 (7)
10 THE MAGIC OF SAIDA
by M.G. Vassanji

9 (3)

Non-fiction

1 1982
by Jian Ghomeshi
 1 (5)
2 MORTALITY
by Christopher Hitchens

6 (7)
3 JOSEPH ANTON
by Salman Rushdie

3 (5)
4 WAGING HEAVY PEACE
by Neil Young
4 (3)
5 A NATION WORTH RANTING ABOUT
by Rick Mercer

7 (4)
6 NO EASY DAY
by Mark Owen

 5 (6)
7 A DAUGHTER’S TALE
by Mary Soames

8 (11)
8 THE REVENGE OF GEOGRAPHY
by Robert Kaplan

10 (3)
9 LEONARDO AND THE LAST SUPPER
by Ross King
2 (2)
10 FROM THE RUINS OF EMPIRE
by Pankaj Mishra

9 (2)

**LAST WEEK (WEEKS ON LIST)

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