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The Maclean's Bestsellers list: week of Mar. 29

The hottest titles in fiction and non-fiction from the week that was

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FICTION 

BOOK NAME Author Last week (Weeks on list)

    1. THE HIGH MOUNTAINS OF PORTUGAL Yann Martel 1 (8)
    2. PROPERTY OF A NOBLEWOMAN Danielle Steel (1)
    3. THE NIGHTINGALE Kristin Hannah 4 (4)
    4. PRIVATE PARIS James Patterson and Mark Sullivan (1)
    5. THE WIDOW Fiona Barton 6 (5)
    6. SOME RAIN MUST FALL Karl Ove Knausgaard 2 (2)
    7. COMETH THE HOUR Jeffrey Archer 3 (5)
    8. MY NAME IS LUCY BARTON Elizabeth Strout 7 (11)
    9. THE GANGSTER Clive Cussler and Justin Scott 5 (3)
    10. QUANTUM NIGHT Robert J. Sawyer 8 (4)

NON-FICTION 

BOOK NAME Author Last week (Weeks on list)

    1. DARK MONEY Jane Mayer 1 (9)
    2. WHEN BREATH BECOMES AIR Paul Kalanithi 2 (11)
    3. SMARTER, FASTER, BETTER Charles Duhigg 5 (2)
    4. BETWEEN THE WORLD AND ME Ta-Nehisi Coates 4 (35)
    5. THE NAME OF GOD IS MERCY Pope Francis 6 (8)
    6. AT THE EXISTENTIALIST CAFÉ Sarah Bakewell 3 (4)
    7. THE HAPPINESS EQUATION Neil Pasricha 7 (2)
    8. A MOTHER’S RECKONING Sue Klebold 8 (5)
    9. ORIGINALS Adam Grant and Sheryl Sandberg 9 (7)
    10. LOVE, LOSS, AND WHAT WE ATE Padma Lakshmi 10 (2)

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