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This Week's Top 10 Bestsellers

Overall Top 10

Homemade Happiness, Chelsea Winter 0 stars 0 comments

The much-anticipated follow up to Chelsea's bestselling cookbooks Everyday . . .

Nadia Lim's Fresh Start Cookbook: Over 100 delicious, everyday recipes for lasting good health and weight loss, Nadia Lim 0 stars 0 comments

Over 100 delicious, everyday recipes for lasting good health and weight loss

Lost Ocean: An Inky Adventure and Colouring Book, Johanna Basford 0 stars 0 comments

A beautiful new colouring book that takes you beneath the waves by creator of . . .

Blue, Danielle Steel 0 stars 0 comments

Blue is an emotionally gripping story of dark secrets revealed, second chances, . . .

Grey: Fifty Shades of Grey as told by Christian, E L James 4 stars 4 comments

SEE THE WORLD OF FIFTY SHADES OF GREY ANEW THROUGH THE EYES OF CHRISTIAN GREY . . .

The Widow, Fiona Barton 0 stars 0 comments

A loving husband or a heartless killer...she'd know, wouldn't she?

The Girl on the Train, Paula Hawkins 4 stars 10 comments

YOU DON'T KNOW HER. BUT SHE KNOWS YOU.Rear Window meets Gone Girl, in this . . .

I Am Pilgrim, Terry Hayes 5 stars 11 comments

The Day of the Jackal meets Homeland with a dash of Bourne - a debut thriller to . . .

Make Me: (Jack Reacher 20), Lee Child 4 stars 5 comments

The new Lee Child is always one of the most explosive highlights of the . . .

The Noise of Time, Julian Barnes 4 stars 1 comments

Art and Power collide in Julian Barnes’s first novel since the Booker-winning . . .

Book Recommendations

Don't know what to read next? Take a look at our selection of the best books to read right now.

Our Picks

A God in Ruins: Costa Novel Award Winner 2015, Kate Atkinson 5 stars 5 comments
Fates and Furies, Lauren Groff 5 stars 3 comments
H is for Hawk, Helen Macdonald 4 stars 3 comments
The Hiding Places, Catherine Robertson 5 stars 1 comments
My Own Story: Inspiration for the major motion picture Suffragette, Emmeline Pankhurst 0 stars 0 comments
The Widow, Fiona Barton 0 stars 0 comments
Into the River, Ted Dawe 0 stars 0 comments
Singing Home the Whale, Mandy Hager 0 stars 0 comments
To Kill A Mockingbird, Harper Lee 5 stars 10 comments
Go Set a Watchman, Harper Lee 4 stars 10 comments

New Zealand

La Latina, Grace Ramirez 0 stars 0 comments
Date Like a Dude: How to Get, Get Rid of, or Get Over a Guy, Sam Pease 0 stars 0 comments
New Beginnings at Lilyfields, Bloom, Lottie 0 stars 0 comments
Boundaries: People and Places of Central Otago, Turner, Brian 0 stars 0 comments
The Beginner's Guide to Adventure Sport in New Zealand, Steve Gurney 0 stars 0 comments
Bluebells Cakery: Sweet and Savoury, Karla Goodwin 0 stars 0 comments
Homemade Happiness, Chelsea Winter 0 stars 0 comments
Worship: A History of New Zealand Church Design, Bill McKay 0 stars 0 comments
Stallion Challenges, Kelly Wilson 0 stars 0 comments
Wild Roads: A New Zealand Journey, Bruce Ansley 0 stars 0 comments

Fiction

Blue, Danielle Steel 0 stars 0 comments
For The Most Beautiful, Emily Hauser 0 stars 0 comments
Exposure, Helen Dunmore 5 stars 1 comments
The Noise of Time, Julian Barnes 4 stars 1 comments
The Witness, Simon Kernick 0 stars 0 comments
Shylock is My Name: The Merchant of Venice Retold (Hogarth Shakespeare), Howard Jacobson 4 stars 1 comments
Pride and Prejudice and Zombies, Seth Grahame-Smith 0 stars 4 comments
The Widow, Fiona Barton 0 stars 0 comments
Star Wars: The Force Awakens, Alan Dean Foster 0 stars 0 comments
Somewhere Inside of Happy, Anna McPartlin 0 stars 0 comments

Non-Fiction

A Mother's Reckoning: Living in the aftermath of the Columbine tragedy, Sue Klebold 0 stars 0 comments
Quicksand, Henning Mankell 0 stars 0 comments
Originals: How Non-conformists Change the World, Adam Grant, foreword by Sheryl Sandberg 0 stars 0 comments
Spark Joy: An Illustrated Guide to the Japanese Art of Tidying, Marie Kondo 0 stars 0 comments
Fuel for Life: Achieve maximum health with amazing dairy, wheat and sugar-free recipes and my ultimate 8-week eating plan, Bear Grylls 0 stars 0 comments
Lost Ocean: An Inky Adventure and Colouring Book, Johanna Basford 0 stars 0 comments
Simply Nigella: Feel Good Food, Nigella Lawson 0 stars 0 comments
Date Like a Dude: How to Get, Get Rid of, or Get Over a Guy, Sam Pease 0 stars 0 comments
Wildflower, Drew Barrymore 0 stars 0 comments
Hyena, Jude Angelini 0 stars 0 comments

eBooks

Blue, Danielle Steel 0 stars 0 comments
A Mother's Reckoning: Living in the aftermath of the Columbine tragedy, Sue Klebold 0 stars 0 comments
The Noise of Time, Julian Barnes 4 stars 1 comments
Quicksand, Henning Mankell 0 stars 0 comments
NYPD Red 4, James Patterson 0 stars 0 comments
The Witness, Simon Kernick 0 stars 0 comments
Exposure, Helen Dunmore 5 stars 1 comments
Originals: How Non-conformists Change the World, Adam Grant, foreword by Sheryl Sandberg 0 stars 0 comments
My Own Story: Inspiration for the major motion picture Suffragette, Emmeline Pankhurst 0 stars 0 comments
Darkest Place, Jaye Ford 5 stars 2 comments

Kids & Teens

Anna and the Swallow Man, Gavriel Savit 5 stars 1 comments
Traveler, Arwen Elys Dayton 0 stars 0 comments
Alice-Miranda to the Rescue 13, Jacqueline Harvey 0 stars 0 comments
Spook's: The Dark Army, Joseph Delaney 0 stars 0 comments
The Beginner's Guide to Adventure Sport in New Zealand, Steve Gurney 0 stars 0 comments
Mortality Doctrine: The Game of Lives, James Dashner 5 stars 1 comments
House of Robots: Robots Go Wild!: (House of Robots 2), James Patterson 0 stars 0 comments
Confessions: The Murder of an Angel: (Confessions 4), James Patterson 0 stars 0 comments
The Dinosaur That Pooped The Bed, Tom Fletcher and Dougie Poynter 0 stars 0 comments
From the Cutting Room of Barney Kettle, Kate de Goldi 0 stars 0 comments

Coming Soon

The Innocent Killer, Michael Griesbach 0 stars 0 comments
15th Affair: (Women’s Murder Club 15), James Patterson 0 stars 0 comments
Healthy Little Eaters: How to Help Your Children Develop a Healthy Relationship with Food, Wal Herring 0 stars 0 comments
Property of a Noblewoman, Danielle Steel 0 stars 0 comments
Absence, Joanna King 0 stars 0 comments
The Girl Who Came Back, Susan Lewis 0 stars 0 comments
Oh Baby: Birth, Babies and Motherhood Uncensored, Kathy Fray 5 stars 1 comments
A Summer at Sea, Katie Fforde 0 stars 0 comments
Moranifesto, Caitlin Moran 0 stars 0 comments
Yassmin's Story, Yassmin Abdel-Magied 0 stars 0 comments