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Jaswant's book stays atop bestseller list

Jinnah: India, Partition, Independence by Jaswant Singh retained the No.1 position among bestselling books in the non-fiction section this week.

books Updated: Sep 10, 2009 15:03 IST

Jinnah: India, Partition, Independence by expelled Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Jaswant Singh retained the No.1 position among bestselling books in the non-fiction section this week. J.M. Coetzee's Summertime topped the fiction category.

The top 10 in each section are:

Non-fiction

1. Jinnah: India, Partition, Independence
Author: Jaswant Singh
Publisher: Rupa
Price: Rs.695.00

2. The Difficulty of Being Good: On The Subtle Art of Dharma
Author: Gurcharan Das
Publisher: Penguin Allen Lane
Price: Rs.699.00

3. Making Sense of Pakistan
Author: Farzana Shaikh
Publisher: Foundation Books
Price: Rs.695.00

4. Imagining India: Ideas for The New Century
Author: Nandan Nilekani
Publisher: Penguin Allen Lane
Price: Rs.699.00

5. Delhi Adventures in a Megacity
Author: Sam Miller
Publisher: Penguin Viking
Price: Rs.499.00

6. The Idea of Justice
Author: Amartya Sen
Publisher: Penguin Allen Lane
Price: Rs.699.00

7. 80 Questions To Understand India: History, Mythology and Religion
Author: Murad Ali Baig
Publisher: Tara Press
Price: Rs.395.00

8. Making India Work
Author: William Nanda Bissell
Publisher: Penguin Viking
Price: Rs.499.00

9. Seeds of Terror: The Taliban, The ISI and The New Opium Wars
Author: Gretchen Peters
Publisher: Hachette
Price: Rs.495.00

10. New Delhi Making of a Capital
Author: M. Singh and R. Mukherjee
Publisher: Roli Books
Price: Rs.1,975.00

Fiction

1. Summertime
Author: J.M. Coetzee
Publisher: Harvill Secker
Price: 8.75 pounds (Rs.698)

2. Empire of the Moghul: Raiders From The North
Author: Alex Rutherford
Publisher: Headline Review
Price: Rs.495.00

3. In Other Rooms, Other Wonders
Author: Daniyal Mueenuddin
Publisher: Random House
Price: Rs.395.00

4. The Wish Maker: A Novel
Author: Ali Sethi
Publisher: Penguin Books
Price: Rs.499.00

5. Like a Diamond in The Sky
Author: Shazia Omar
Publisher: Faber and Faber
Price: Rs.250.00

6. Love And Summer
Author: William Trevor
Publisher: Penguin Viking
Price: Rs.450.00

7. The Children's Book
Author: A.S. Byatt
Publisher: Chatto and Windows
Price: 6.25 pounds (Rs.498)

8. Alex Cross's Trial
Author: James Patterson & Richard Dilallo
Publisher: Century
Price: 5.99 pounds (Rs.478)

9. Twenties Girl: She's Having the Time of her Life
Author: Sophie Kinsella
Publisher: Bantam Press
Price: 5.99 pounds (Rs.478)

10. Medusa
Author: Clive Cussler with Paul Kemprecos
Publisher: Penguin Michael Joseph
Price: Rs.399.00