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Top bestselling authors this week

Nobel Prize winning writer Orhan Pamuk's The Museum of Innocence tops the fiction list this week while Meghnad Desai's The Rediscovery of India leads the books in the non-fiction bestsellers.

books Updated: Nov 28, 2009 10:14 IST

Orhan PamukNobel Prize winning writer Orhan Pamuk's The Museum of Innocence tops the fiction list this week while Meghnad Desai's The Rediscovery of India leads the books in the non-fiction bestsellers.

Here are the top 10 in the non-fiction and fiction categories:

Non-fiction

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

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

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

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

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

6. The Limits of Influence: America's Role in Kashmir, Author: Howard B. Schaffer, Publisher: Penguin Viking, Price: Rs.499.00

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

8. India and the United States in the 21st Century: Reinventing Partnership, Author: Teresita C. Schaffer, Publisher: The CSIS Press, Price: $35.00 (Rs.1,631)

9. Have a Little Faith: A True Story, Author: Mitch Albom, Publisher: Sphere, Price: Rs.495.00

10. Looking East To Look West: Lee Kuan Yew's Mission India, Author: Sunanda K. Datta-Ray, Publisher: Penguin Viking, Price: Rs.499.00

Fiction

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

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

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

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

5. 2 States: The Story of My Marriage, Author: Chetan Bhagat, Publisher: Rupa, Price: Rs.95.00

6. Ford County Stories, Author: John Grisham, Publisher: Arrow Books, Price: Rs.299.00

7. Electric Feather: The Tranquebar Book of Erotic Stories, Author: Ruchir Joshi, Publisher: Tranquebar, Price: Rs.395.00

8. True Blue, Author: David Baldacci, Publisher: Macmillan, Price: 5.99 pounds (Rs.460)

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

10. The Five Greatest Warriors, Author: Matthew Reilly, Publisher: Orion Books, Price: Rs.595.00