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HT-Nielsen Top 10: Amish’s Sita, Chetan Bhagat’s One Indian Girl rule the fiction list

Here’s your weekly digest of the best-selling fiction, non-fiction and children’s books.

books Updated: Sep 02, 2017 07:37 IST
HT Correspondent
Here’s the HT-Nielsen Top 10 list for this week.
Here’s the HT-Nielsen Top 10 list for this week.(Shutterstock)

Not much has changed this week on the HT-Nielsen best-seller list for fiction. Amish Tripathi’s Sita is at the top spot followed by Chetan Bhagat’s One Indian Girl, Arundhati Roy’s The Ministry of Utmost Happiness, Paulo Coelho’s The Alchemist and Amish Tripathi’s Scion of Ikshvaku. Durjoy Datta’s The Boy Who Loved, has dropped from the third spot to the sixth.

Top-10: Fiction Titles
  • Sita: The Warrior of Mithila,
    Amish Tripathi
  • One Indian Girl,
    Chetan Bhagat
  • The Ministry of Utmost Happiness,
    Arundhati Roy
  • The Alchemist,
    Paulo Coelho
  • Scion of Ikshvaku,
    Amish Tripathi
  • The Boy Who Loved,
    Durjoy Datta
  • Our Story Needs No Filter,
    Sudeep Nagarkar
  • This is Not Your Story,
    Savi Sharma
  • The Immortals of Meluha,
    Amish Tripathi
  • The Secret of The Nagas,
    Amish Tripathi
Top-10: Non-Fiction Trade Titles
  • The Power of Your Subconscious Mind,
    Dr Joseph Murphy
  • Think and Grow Rich,
    Napoleon Hill
  • Rich Dad, Poor Dad,
    Robert T Kiyosaki
  • Inner Engineering: A Yogi’s Guide to Joy,
    Sadhguru
  • Sapiens: A Brief History of Humankind,
    Yuval Noah Harari
  • Pregnancy Notes: Before, During and After,
    Rujuta Diwekar
  • Thinking, Fast and Slow,
    Daniel Kahneman
  • Three Thousand Stiches: Ordinary People, Extraordinary Lives,
    Sudha Murty
  • How to Win Friends and Influence People,
    Dale Carnegie
  • Mrs Funnybones,
    Twinkle Khanna

In the nonfiction category, Dr Joseph Murphy’s The Power of Your Subconscious Mind is at number one, followed by Napolean Hill’s Think and Grow Rich, Robert T Kiyosaki’s Rich Dad Poor Dad and Sadhguru’s Inner Engineering. Daniel Kahneman’s book about the human mind, Thinking, Fast and Slow, which make its debut on the list last week, has moved from the ninth slot to the seventh.

Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone is at number one on the list of best-selling children’s books by international publishers, followed by The Ship of Secrets (Geronimo Stilton And The Kingdom Of Fantasy# 10) by Geronimo Stilton and Sudha Murty’s Grandma’s Bag of Stories. Peppa Pig makes a comeback on the list at number four, and Jeff Kinney’s latest Wimpy Kid offering: Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Double Down is at number five.

Top-5: Children, Young Adult and Educational Titles
-International Publisher
  • Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone, JK Rowling
  • The Ship of Secrets: Geronimo Stilton and The Kingdom of Fantasy,
    Geronimo Stilton
  • Grandma’s Bag of Stories,
    Sudha Murty
  • Peppa Pig: Little Library, Traditional
  • Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Double Down,
    Jeff Kinney
Top-5: Children, Young Adult and Educational Titles
-Indian Publisher
  • The Best of Tenali Raman,
    Rungeen Singh
  • 365 Bedtime Stories,
    Traditional
  • Great Stories for Children,
    Ruskin Bond
  • The Best of Panchatantra,
    Rungeen Singh
  • Tinkle Double Digest No 80,
    Luis Fernandes

Rungeen Singh’s The Best of Tenali Raman is on top in the best-selling children’s books in Indian publishing, followed by 365 Bedtime Stories. Ruskin Bond’s Great Stories for Children is at number three, followed by Rungeen Singh’s The Best of Panchatantra and Luis Fernandes’ Tinkle Double Digest No 80.

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