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'All My Puny Sorrows' by Miriam Toews tops Maclean's fiction list

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Here are the top 10 hardcover fiction and non-fiction books in Canada for the week ending April 27 as compiled by Maclean's magazine. The previous week's position is in parentheses.


1 (2) All My Puny Sorrows _ Miriam Toews

2 (1) The Goldfinch _ Donna Tartt

3 (4) The Storied Life of A. J. Firky _ Gabrielle Zevin

4 (-) Medicine Walk _ Richard Wagamese

5 (6) NYPD RED 2 _ James Patterson and Marshall Karp

6 (10) The Invention of Wings _ Sue Monk Kidd

7 (9) Power Play _ Danielle Steel

8 (8) Missing You _ Harlan Coben

9 (5) Words of Radiance (The Stormlight Archive, Book 2) _ Brandon Sanderson

10 (7) Frog Music _ Emma Donoghue


1 (1) Flash Boys: A Wall Street Revolt _ Michael Lewis

2 (2) Thrive_ Arianna Huffington

3 (3) An Astronaut's Guide to Life on Earth _ Chris Hadfield

4 (7) The Story of the Jews _ Simon Schama

5 (10) I Am Malala _ Malala Yousafzai and Christina Lamb

6 (-) The Death of Money: The Coming Collapse of the International Monetary System _ James Rickards

7 (-) The Opposite of Loneliness: Essays and Stories _ Marina Keegan

8 (5) David & Goliath: Underdogs, Misfits, and the Art of Battling Giants _ Malcolm Gladwell

9 (4) Living with a Wild God: A Nonbeliever's Search for the Truth About Everything _ Barbara Ehrenreich

10 (6) The Sixth Extinction: An Unnatural History _ Elizabeth Kolbert

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