Here is the list of the top 10 fiction and non-fiction titles sold in Edmonton for the week ended June 4, 2017, compiled by Audreys Books and provided by the Book Publishers Association of Alberta.


1. The Heavy Bear – Tim Bowling*
2. The Duende of Tetherball (Poetry) – Tim Bowling*
3. The Sweetest One – Melanie Mah*
4. Children of Earth and Sky – Guy Gavriel Kay
5. The Thirst: A Harry Hole Novel – Jo Nesbo
6. Something Unremembered – Della Dennis*+
7. The Nightingale – Kristin Hannah
8. American Gods – Neil Gaiman
9. Goodnight From London – Jennifer Robson
10. Dragon Teeth – Michael Crichton


1. Sugar Ride: Cycling from Hanoi to Kuala Lumpur – Yvonne Blomer
2. Beyond Mile Zero: The Vanishing Alaska Highway Lodge Community – Lily Gontard (author), Mark Kelly (photographer)
3. Sapiens: A Brief History of Humankind – Yuval Noah Harari
4. On Tyranny: Twenty Lessons from the Twentieth Century – Timothy D. Snyder
5. Confederation Drive – Janice MacDonald*
6. All the Sweet Things: Baked Goods and Stories from the Kitchen of Sweetsugarbean – Renée Kohlman
7. The Hidden Life of Trees: What They Feel, How They … How They Communicate: Discoveries from a Secret World – Peter Wohlleben and Tim Flannery
8. Hidden Figures: The American Dream and the Untold Story of the Black Women Mathematicians Who Helped Win the Space Race – Margot Lee Shetterly
9. Elon Musk: Tesla, SpaceX, and the Quest for a Fantastic Future – Ashlee Vance
10. Hillbilly Elegy: A Memoir of a Family and Culture in Crisis – J.D. Vance

*Alberta Author
+Alberta Publisher

NOTE: My apologies to everyone for posting this so late. I was pretty busy as the Canadian Federation of Nurses Unions’ Biennium Conference in Calgary last week. Normal blogging … with access to my photo files … should resume tomorrow.

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