Fatima Bhutto’s book top-selling non-fiction, Rana Dasgupta’s book tops fiction

‘Songs of Blood and Sword’ by Fatima Bhutto, niece of late Pakistani prime minister Benazir Bhutto, remains on top among non-fiction bestsellers this week while prize-winning author Rana Dasgupta’s ‘Solo’ dominates the fiction list.

New Delhi, April 22 (Calcutta Tube) ‘Songs of Blood and Sword‘ by Fatima Bhutto, niece of late Pakistani prime minister Benazir Bhutto, remains on top among non-fiction bestsellers this week while prize-winning author Rana Dasgupta’s ‘Solo’ dominates the fiction list.

The top 10 in each category are:

Non-fiction

1. ‘Songs of Blood and Sword’

Author: Fatima Bhutto

Publisher: Penguin Viking

Price: Rs.699.00

2. ‘The Big Short’

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Publisher: Allen Lane

Price: Rs.599.00

3. ‘Nine Lives: In Search of the Sacred in Modern India’

Author: William Dalrymple

Publisher: Bloomsbury

Price: Rs.499.00

4. ‘Becoming Indian’

Author: Pavan K. Varma

Publisher: Penguin/Allen Lane

Price: Rs.499.00

5. ‘Victoria and Abdul’

Author: Shrabani Basu

Publisher: Rupa

Price: Rs.395.00

6. ‘My Name is Gauhar Jaan’

Author: Vikram Sampath

Publisher: Rupa

Price: Rs.595.00

7. ‘The Difficulty of Being Good: On the Subtle Art of Dharma’

Author: Gurcharan Das

Publisher: Penguin/Allen Lane

Price: Rs.699.00

8. ‘The Last Sunset’

Author: Amarinder Singh

Publisher: Roli Books

Price: Rs.695.00

9. ‘Rukmini Devi: A Life’

Author: Leela Samson

Publisher: Penguin Viking

Price: Rs.550.00

10. ‘Amrita Sher-Gil: Volume 1 & Volume 2’

Author: Vivan Sundaram

Publisher: Tulika Books

Price: Rs.5,750.00

Fiction

1. ‘Solo’

Author: Rana Dasgupta

Publisher: Harper Collins

Price: Rs.395.00

2. ‘The Immortals of Meluha’

Author: Amish Tripathi

Publisher: Tara Press

Price: Rs.295.00

3. ‘The Temple-Goers’

Author: Aatish Taseer

Publisher: Picador

Price: Rs.495.00

[ReviewAZON asin=”B000V6I7M6″ display=”inlinepost”]4. ‘The Good Man Jesus and the Scoundrel Christ’

Author: Philip Pullman

Publisher: Penguin Viking

Price: Rs.499.00

5. ‘Way to Go’

Author: Upamanyu Chatterjee

Publisher: Hamish Hamilton/Penguin

Price: Rs.499

6. ‘Empire of the Moghul: Brothers at War’

Author: Alex Rutherford

Publisher: Headline Review

Price: Rs.495.00

[ReviewAZON asin=”B0033HWZS2″ display=”inlinepost”]7. ‘The Girl Who Kicked the Hornets’ Nest’

Author: Stieg Larsson

Publisher: Quercus

Price: Rs.495.00

8. ‘The Museum Of Innocence’

Author: Orhan Pamuk

Publisher: Faber and Faber

Price: Rs.599.00

9. ‘The Palace of Illusions’

Author: Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni

Publisher: Picador

Price: Rs.395.00

10. ‘Gone Tomorrow’

Author: Lee Child

Publisher: Bantam Books

Price: Rs.325.00

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

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