Pamuk's book tops bestseller list again

  • IANS, New Delhi
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  • Updated: Jan 08, 2010 19:33 IST

Orhan PamukNine Lives: In Search of the Sacred in Modern India by William Dalrymple jumped one position to dominate the non-fiction section of the bestseller list this week while The Museum of Innocence by Nobel prize winner Orhan Pamuk retained its No.1 position in the fiction category.

The top 10 in each category are:


1. Nine Lives: In Search of the Sacred in Modern India, Author: William Dalrymple, Publisher: Bloomsbury, Price: Rs.499.00

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

3. Open: An Autobiography, Author: Andre Agassi, Publisher: Harper Collins, Price: Rs.599.00

4. The Rediscovery of India, Author: Meghnad Desai, Publisher: Penguin Allen Lane, Price: Rs.699.00

5. The Strong Horse: Power, Politics, and The Clash of Arab Civilizations, Author: Lee Smith, Publisher: Doubleday, Price: $20.00 (Rs.920)

6. The Hindus: An Alternative History, Author: Wendy Doniger, Publisher: Penguin Viking, Price: Rs.999.00,

7. Super Freakonomics, Author: Steven D. Levitt and Stephen J. Dubner, Publisher: Penguin Allen Lane, Price: Rs.399.00

8. India and The United States in the 21st Century: Reinventing Partnership, Author: Teresita C. Partnership, Publisher: CSIS, Price: $35.50 (Rs.1,632)

9. The Arabs: A History, Author: Eugene Rogan, Publisher: Penguin Allen Lane, Price: Rs.999.00

10. Shah Jahan: The Rise and Fall of the Mughal Emperor, Author: Fergus Nicoll, Publisher: Penguin Viking, Price: Rs.899.00


1. The Museum of Innocence, Author: Orhan Pamuk, Publisher: Faber and Faber, Price: Rs.599.00

2. The Palace of Illusions, Author: Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni, Publisher: Picador India, Price: Rs.395.00

3. The Girl Who Kicked The Hornet's Nest, Author: Stieg Larsson, Publisher: Maclehose Press, Price: Rs.495.00

4. The Girl Who Played with Fire, Author: Stieg Larsson, Publisher: Quercus, Price: Rs.299.00

5. The Girl With Dragon Tattoo, Author: Stieg Larsson, Publisher: Quercus, Price: Rs.299.00

6. 2 States: The Story of My Marriage, Author: Chetan Bhagat, Publisher: Rupa, Price: Rs.95.00

7. Wolf Hall, Author: Hilary Mantel, Publisher: Fourth Estate, Price: Rs.399.00

8. The Many Conditions of Love, Author: Farahad Zama, Publisher: ABACUS, Price: Rs.295.00

9. Karl, Aar Aur Kal, Author: Cyrus Broacha, Publisher: Random House, Price: Rs.195.00

10. The Lost Symbol, Author: Dan Brown, Publisher: Bantam Press, Price: Rs.699.00


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