Controversial book on Gandhi new bestseller (Book List)

April 14th, 2011 - 9:59 am ICT by IANS  

New Delhi, April 14 (IANS) “Great Soul: Mahatma Gandhi and His Struggle with India”
by Joseph Lelyveld - that created quite a storm in India - is the new bestseller on the non-fiction list. Jeffrey Archer’s “Only Time Will Tell” continues to rule the fiction charts.

The top 10 in each category this week are:


1. “Great Soul: Mahatma Gandhi and His Struggle with India”
Author: Joseph Lelyveld
Publisher: Harper Collins
Price: Rs.699

2. “Tinderbox: The Past and Future of Pakistan
Author: M.J. Akbar
Publisher: Harper Collins
Price: Rs.499

3. “India Calling”
Author: Anand Giridharadas
Publisher: Fourth Estate
Price: Rs.499

4. “India: A Portrait”
Author: Patrick French
Publisher: Penguin Books
Price: Rs.699

5. “Makers of Modern India”
Author: Ramachandra Guha
Publisher: Penguin/Viking
Price: Rs.799

6. “A History of the World In 100 Objects”
Author: Neil Macgregor
Publisher: Penguin Books
Price: Rs.999

7. “Matters of Discretion - An Autobiography”
Author: I.K. Gujral
Publisher: Hay House
Price: Rs.795

8. “The Emperor of All Maladies”
Author: Siddhartha Mukherjee
Publisher: Fourth Estate
Price: Rs.499

9. “80 Questions to Understand India”
Author: Murad Ali Baig
Publisher: Tara Press
Price: Rs.395

10. “Battle Hymn of the Tiger Mother”
Author: Amy Chua
Publisher: Bloomsbury
Price: Rs.450


1. “Only Time Will Tell”
Author: Jeffrey Archer
Publisher: PAN
Price: Rs.325

2. “The Collaborator”
Author: Mirza Waheed
Publisher: Penguin Viking
Price: Rs.499

3. “Custody”
Author: Manju Kapur
Publisher: Random House
Price: Rs.450

4. “Tender Hooks”
Author: Moni Mohsin
Publisher: Random House
Price: Rs.199

5. “The Sly Company of People who Care”
Author: Rahul Bhattacharya
Publisher: Picador
Price: Rs.495

6. “Shadow Princess”
Author: Indu Sundaresan
Publisher: Harper Collins
Price: Rs.399

7. “The Immortals of Meluha”
Author: Amish
Publisher: Westland
Price: Rs.295

8. “Silent Monument”
Author: Shobha Nihalani
Publisher: Tara
Price: Rs.250

9. “The Palace of Illusions”
Author: Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni
Publisher: Picador
Price: Rs.395

10. “Benaami”
Author: Anish Sarkar
Publisher: Amaryllis
Price: Rs.250

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

Related Stories

Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Posted in Life Style |