Today in New Delhi, India
Oct 16, 2018-Tuesday
New Delhi
  • Humidity
  • Wind

HT-Nielsen Top 10: Raghuram Rajan, Shashi Tharoor new entrants on nonfiction list

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

books Updated: Sep 16, 2017 11:58 IST
HT Correspondent
HT Correspondent
Hindustan Times
Amish,Chetan Bhagat,Arundhati Roy
Here’s the HT-Nielsen Top 10 list for this week.(Shutterstock)

Not much has changed on the HT-Nielsen best-seller list for fiction this week. Amish Tripathi’s Sita leads, followed by Chetan Bhagat’s One Indian Girl, Paulo Coehlo’s The Alchemist, Arundhati Roy’s The Ministry of Utmost Happiness and Durjoy Datta’s The Boy Who Loved.

Top-10: Fiction Titles
  • Sita-Warrior of Mithila, Amish Tripathi
  • One Indian Girl, Chetan Bhagat
  • Alchemist, Paulo Coelho
  • Ministry of Utmost Happiness, Arundhati Roy
  • Boy Who Loved, Durjoy Datta
  • Our Story Needs No Filter, Sudeep Nagarkar
  • Scion of Ikshvaku, Amish
  • This is Not Your Story, Savi Sharma
  • Everyone Has a Story, Savi Sharma
  • Immortals of Meluha, Amish Tripathi
Top-10: Non-Fiction Trade Titles
  • I Do What I Do, Raghuram G. Rajan
  • Power of your Subconscious Mind, Dr. Joseph Murphy
  • Think and Grow Rich, Napoleon Hill
  • An Era of Darkness: The British Empire in India, Shashi Tharoor
  • Immortal India: Articles and Speeches by Amish, Amish
  • Inner Engineering: A Yogi’s Guide to Joy, Sadhguru
  • Rich Dad Poor Dad, Robert T. Kiyosaki
  • Secret, Rhonda Byrne
  • How to Win Friends and Influence People, Dale Carnegie
  • Sapiens: A Brief History of Humankind, Yuval Noah Harari

Tripathi’s nonfiction debut, Immortal India, which held the number one spot last week, moves to the fifth position, giving way to Raghuram Rajan’s I Do What I Do. Dr Joseph Murphy’s The Power of Your Subconscious Mind and Napolean Hill’s Think and Grow Rich are at the second and third spot. Shashi Tharoor’s An Era of Darkness – a new entrant on the list – is at the fourth position.

Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone continues to hold the number one spot on the best-selling children’s books by international publishers, followed by Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets. Peppa Pig: Little Library and Jeff Kinney’s latest Wimpy Kid offering: Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Double Down are at number three and four, followed by another Potter book – Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban.

Top-5 Children, Young Adult & Educational Titles- International Publisher
  • Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone, JK Rowling
  • Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets, JK Rowling
  • Peppa Pig: Little Library, Ladybird
  • Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Double Down, Jeff Kinney
  • Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban, JK Rowling
Top-5 Children, Young Adult & Educational Titles- Indian Publisher
  • 365 Bedtime Stories, OM Books
  • Great Stories for Children, Ruskin Bond
  • Tinkle - Double Delight No. 73, Anant Pai
  • Timeless Tales From Panchatantra, OM Books
  • The Best of Panchatantra, Rungeen Singh

365 Bedtime Stories is at the top spot on the best-selling children’s books in Indian publishing, followed by Ruskin Bond’s Great Stories for Children, Tinkle Double Delight No 73, Timeless Tales from Panchatantra and Rungeen Singh’s The Best of Panchatantra.

Follow @htlifeandstyle for more

First Published: Sep 16, 2017 11:19 IST