A big change up in this week’s Top 10 Bestseller’s Fiction List, with a number of new additions!
Shooting up to number one this week is The Testaments by Margaret Atwood. A sequel to the hit sensation TheHandmaid’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.
The Institute is at number two, combining the suspense of The Outsiderwith the childhood camaraderie in IT,The Instituteis a powerful new novel from Stephen King.
The Girl Who Lived Twice, by David Lagercrantz, has moved into third place. The sixth Lisbeth Salander story–the crime-fiction phenomenon that has sold more than 90 million copies worldwide.
Boy Swallows Universe, by Trent Dalton is sitting at number four. 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.
Number five is JD Robb’s new thriller, Vendetta in Death. Book 49 in the bestselling In Death series – Eve Dallas takes on a serial killer dispensing their own form of justice.
The Dark Sideby Danielle Steel is at number 6, a riveting new story about the dark side of motherhood.
Nothing Ventured, is also new to the list atnumber seven, by Jeffrey Archer. A thrilling story about a detective’s life.
Tidelands by Philippa Gregory is in eighth place. Set in 1648 England, Alinor is suspected of possessing dark secrets in superstitious witch-mania times.
Number nine is the first book in a brand new crime series, The Long Call by Anne Cleeves.
Eleanor Oliphant is Completely Fineby Gail Honeyman remains on the list at number ten. From the very first page the reader knows that Eleanor is a character like no other.
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- The Testaments by Margaret Atwood (Chatto & Windus)
- The Institute by Stephen King (Hachette)
- The Girl Who Lived Twiceby David Lagercrantz (Hachette)
- Boy Swallows Universe by Trent Dalton (HarperCollins)
- Vendetta in Deathby J.D.Robb (Hachette)
- The Dark Side by Danielle Steel (Macmillan)
- Nothing Ventured by Jeffrey Archer (Macmillan)
- Tidelandsby Philippa Gregory (Simon & Schuster)
- The Long Callby Anne Cleeves (Macmillan)
- Eleanor Oliphant is Completely Fine by Gail Honeyman (Harper Collins)
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