Books: Best Sellers

FICTION 1. The Silmarillion. Tolkien (1 last week)

2. The Thorn Birds, McCullough (2)

3. The Honourable Schoolboy.

Le Carré (3)

4. The Book of Merlyn, White

5. Dreams Die First, Robbins (5)

6. Beggarman, Thief, Shaw (4)

7. Daniel Martin, Fowles (7)

8. Illusions, Bach (6)

9. The Second Deadly Sin, Sanders (10)

10. The Immigrants, Fast

NONFICTION

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

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

3. The Complete Book of Running, Fixx (3)

4. Six Men, Cooke (8)

5. The Country Diary of an Edwardian Lady, Holden (4)

6. The Amityville Horror, Anson (9)

7. Gnomes, Huygen & Poortvliet (5)

8. Looking Out for #1, Ringer (6)

9....

Want the full story?

Subscribe Now

Subscribe
Subscribe

Get TIME the way you want it

  • One Week Digital Pass — $4.99
  • Monthly Pay-As-You-Go DIGITAL ACCESS$2.99
  • One Year ALL ACCESSJust $30!   Best Deal!
    Print Magazine + Digital Edition + Subscriber-only Content on TIME.com

Learn more about the benefits of being a TIME subscriber

If you are already a subscriber sign up — registration is free!