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Rana Dasgupta tops chart with new book

books Updated: Mar 06, 2009 17:14 IST

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Books on and by US President Barack Obama dominated the bestseller list in the non-fiction category here this week, while Solo by Rana Dasgupta went straight to the top of the charts in the fiction category. Here are the top 10 in each group:

Non-Fiction:

1. The Inheritance: The World Obama Confronts and the Challenges to American...
Author: David E Sanger
Publisher: Harmony Books
Price: $20.00 (Rs 1,036.00)

2. Delhi: Adventures in A Megacity
Author: Sam Miller
Publisher: Penguin Viking
Price: Rs 499

3. Dreams From My Father
Author: Barack Obama
Publisher: Canongate
Price: Rs 395

4. The Audacity of Hope
Author: Barack Obama
Publisher: Canongate
Price: Rs.250.00

5. Bankruptcy to Billions: How the Indian Railways Transformed
Author: S Kumar & S Mehrotra
Publisher: Oxford
Price: Rs 495

6. A Time of Transition: Rajiv Gandhi to The 21st Century
Author: Mani Shankar Aiyar
Publisher: Penguin Viking
Price: Rs 599

7. Imagining India : Ideas for the new century
Author: Nandan Nilekani
Publisher: Penguin Allen Lane
Price: Rs 699

8. Tehelka As Metaphor: Prism Me a Lie Tell Me a Truth
Author: Madhu Trehan
Publisher: Lotus Roli
Price: Rs 595

9. Empires of the Indus: The Story of a River
Author: Alice Albinia
Publisher: John Murray
Price: Rs 550

10. The Nuclear Express : A Political History of the Bomb and its Proliferation
Author: Thomas C Reed and Danny B Stillman
Publisher: Zenith Press
Price: $35.00 (Rs.1,814.00)

Fiction:

1. Solo
Author: Rana Dasgupta
Publisher: Harper Collins
Price: Rs 395

2. In Other Rooms, Other Wonders
Author: Daniyal Mueenuddin
Publisher: Random House
Price: Rs 395

3. Paths of Glory
Author: Jeffrey Archer
Publisher: Macmillan
Price: £2.99 (Rs.220.00)

4. The Associate
Author: John Grisham
Publisher: Arrow Books
Price: £2.99 (Rs.220.00)

5. 2 6 6 6 A Novel
Author: Roberto Bolano
Publisher: Picador
Price: Rs.750

6. The Girl Who Played with Fire
Author: Stieg Larsson
Publisher: Maclehose Press
Price: Rs 495

7. The White Tiger
Author: Aravind Adiga
Publisher: Harper Collins
Price: Rs 395

8. The Story of My Assassins
Author: Tarun J Tejpal
Publisher: Harper Collins
Price: Rs 495

9 Life is Perfect
Author: Himani Dalmia
Publisher: Rupa
Price: Rs 195

10 Scarpetta
Author: Patricia Cornwell
Publisher: Little Brown
Price: Rs 595

(Source: Bahri Sons, New Delhi, www.booksatbahri.com . All the books listed above are available online)