Songs of Blood and Sword-Fatima Bhutto’s book tops bestseller list

Songs of Blood and Sword’ by Fatima Bhutto, niece of late Pakistani prime minister Benazir Bhutto, dominates the non-fiction list while Amish Tripathi’s ‘The Immortals of Meluha’ tops the fiction category among bestsellers this week.

New Delhi, April 15 (Calcutta Tube) ‘Songs of Blood and Sword‘ by Fatima Bhutto, niece of late Pakistani prime minister Benazir Bhutto, dominates the non-fiction list while Amish Tripathi’s ‘The Immortals of Meluha’ tops the fiction category among bestsellers this week.

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. ‘Becoming Indian’

Author: Pavan K. Varma

Publisher: Penguin/Allen Lane

Price: Rs.499.00

[ReviewAZON asin=”0143033425″ display=”inlinepost”]3. ‘The Difficulty of Being Good: On the Subtle Art of Dharma’

Author: Gurcharan Das

Publisher: Penguin/Allen Lane

Price: Rs.699.00

4. ‘Nixon, Indira and India’

Author: Kalyani Shankar

Publisher: Macmillan

Price: Rs.445.00

5. ‘The Veiled Suite’

Author: Agha Shahid Ali

Publisher: Penguin Books

Price: Rs.350.00

6. ‘The Last Sunset’

Author: Amarinder Singh

Publisher: Roli Books

Price: Rs.695.00

7. ‘Victoria and Abdul’

Author: Shrabani Basu

Publisher: Rupa

Price: Rs.395.00

8. ‘Indian Essentials’

Author: Compiled by Penguin

Publisher: Penguin Books

Price: Rs.450.00

9. ‘Reforming Vaishno Devi’

Author: Jagmohan

Publisher: Rupa

Price: Rs.395.00

[ReviewAZON asin=”0755360559″ display=”inlinepost”]10. ‘On the Brink’

Author: Hank Paulson

Publisher: Headline

Price: Rs.599.00

Fiction

1. ‘The Immortals of Meluha’

Author: Amish Tripathi

Publisher: Tara Press

Price: Rs.295.00

2. ‘The Temple-Goers’

Author: Aatish Taseer

Publisher: Picador

Price: Rs.495.00

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

Author: Alex Rutherford

Publisher: Headline Review

Price: Rs.495.00

[ReviewAZON asin=”0330458531″ display=”inlinepost”]4. ‘The Palace of Illusions’

Author: Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni

Publisher: Picador

Price: Rs.395.00

5. ‘The Girl Who Kicked the Hornets’ Nest’

Author: Stieg Larsson

Publisher: Quercus

Price: Rs.495.00

6. ‘Way to Go’

Author: Upamanyu Chatterjee

Publisher: Hamish Hamilton/Penguin

Price: Rs.499

7. ‘The Museum Of Innocence’

Author: Orhan Pamuk

Publisher: Faber and Faber

Price: Rs.599.00

8. ‘Solo’

Author: Rana Dasgupta

Publisher: Harper Collins

Price: Rs.395.00

9. ‘Worst Case’

Author: James Patterson and Michael Ledwidge

Publisher: Century

Price: Rs.550.00

10. ‘True Blue’

Author: David Baldacci

Publisher: Macmillan

Price: Rs.435.00

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

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