Very minor adjustments to this week’s Top 10 best-selling list, as your current picks remains hits!
Judy Nunn’s new bestseller Khaki Town remains at the top of the list this week. A breathtaking historical novel set in Queensland during World War II.
At number two is Cilka’s Journey by Heather Morris. The sequel to The Tattooist of Auschwitz is remarkable story of one woman’s fierce determination to survive, against all odds.
Christian White’s new thriller The Wife and the Widow is at number three. This thrilling follow-up to his smash hit The Nowhere Child really sets his place as one of Australia’s go-to thriller authors.
At number four this week is The Testaments by Margaret Atwood. A sequel to the hit sensation The Handmaid’s Tale. More than fifteen years after the events of The Handmaid’s Tale, the theocratic regime of the Republic of Gilead maintains its grip on power, but there are signs it is beginning to rot from within. Shortlisted for the 2019 Booker Prize.
At number five we have The Giver of Stars, the brand-new standalone novel from the number one bestselling author of Me Before You, After You and Still Me, Jojo Moyes.
Boy Swallows Universe, by Trent Dalton is still on the list, sitting at number six this week. Dalton’s bestselling saga has won four ABIAs: Book of the Year, Literary Book of the Year, the Matt Richell Award for New Writer of the Year and Audio Book of the Year.
Silver by Chris Hammer is at number seven, bringing back the journalistic main character of Martin Scarsden in the sequel to the bestselling Scrublands.
Ghost Fire, by Wilbur Smith & Tom Harper is at number eight. This is the eighteenth (!) book in the Courtney Series. A new generation of Courtney’s fight for freedom in an epic story of tragedy, loss, betrayal and courage that brings the reader deep into the seething heart of the French and Indian War.
The Institute is at number nine, combining the suspense of The Outsider with the childhood camaraderie in IT, The Institute is a powerful new novel from Stephen King.
The Tattooist of Auschwitz is back onto the bestseller’s list this week at number ten. Have you read it yet?
Still want more to read? You can also check out the weekly top 10 bestselling non-fiction list and the top 10 bestselling children’s books list on Better Reading.
- Khaki Town by Judy Nunn (William Heinemann)
- Cilka’s Journey by Heather Morris (Echo Publishing)
- The Wife and the Widow by Christian White (Affirm Press)
- The Testaments by Margaret Atwood (Chatto & Windus)
- The Giver of Stars by Jojo Moyes (Michael Joseph)
- Boy Swallows Universe by Trent Dalton (HarperCollins)
- Silver by Chris Hammer (Allen & Unwin)
- Ghost Fire by Wilbur Smith & Tom Harper (Zaffre Publishing)
- The Institute by Stephen King (Hachette)
- The Tattooist of Auschwitz by Heather Morris (Echo Publishing)
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