FICTION: Best Sellers

1. The Silmarillion, Tolkien (2 last week)

2. The Thorn Birds, McCullough (1)

3. The Honourable Schoolboy, Le Carré (3)

4. Daniel Martin, Fowles (4)

5. Beggarman, Thief, Shaw (8)

6. Delta of Venus, Nin (6)

7. Dreams Die First, Robbins

8. Dynasty, Elegant (5)

9. Coma, Cook (7)

10. The Second Deadly Sin, Sanders (9)

NONFICTION

1. All Things Wise and Wonderful, Herriot (1)

2. The Book of Lists, Wallechinsky, I. & A. Wallace (3)

3. Looking Out for # 1, Ringer (2)

4. The Dragons of Eden, Sagan (6)

5. The Camera Never Blinks, Rather (5)

6. Six Men, Cooke (4)

7. The Path Between the Seas, McCullough (8)

8. Essays of E.B....

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