Booker winner ‘The White Tiger’ tops bestseller chart

October 22nd, 2008 - 9:27 am ICT by IANS  

New Delhi, Oct 22 (IANS) Aravind Adiga’s Booker prize winner debut novel “The White Tiger” climbed to the top of the bestseller charts in the fiction category this week, while “Empires of the Indus” remained number one in the non-fiction category.The top in the non-fiction and fiction lists are:


1. “Empires Of Indus”
Author: Alice Albinia
Publisher: John Murray
Price: Rs.550.00

2. “Descent Into Chaos”
Author: Ahmed Rashid
Publisher: Allen Lane
Price: Rs.495.00

3. “The Secret”
Author: Rhonda Byrne
Publisher: Simon & Schuster
Price: Rs.550.00

4. “The Snowball: Warren Buffett And The Business of Life”
Author: Alice Schroeder
Publisher: Bloomsbury
Price: Rs.995.00

5. “What Next? Surviving The Twenty-First Century”
Author: Chris Patten
Publisher: Allen Lane
Price: Rs.795.00

6. “Hot, Flat, and Crowded : Why the World Needs a Green Revolution - and How …”
Author: Thomas L. Friedman
Publisher: Allen Lane
Price: Rs.595.00

7. “Sahibs Who Loved India”
Author: Khushwant Singh
Publisher: Penguin Viking
Price: Rs.325.00

8. “Rivals : How The Power Struggle Between China, India and Japan will Shape …”
Author: Bill Emmott
Publisher: Allen Lane
Price: Rs.795.00

9. “Common Wealth : Economics for a Crowded Planet”
Author: Jeffrey Sachs
Publisher: Allen Lane
Price: Rs.695.00

10. “The War Within : A Secret White House History 2006-2008″
Author: Bob Woodward
Publisher: Simon & Schuster
Price: $22.50


1. “The White Tiger”
Author: Aravind Adiga
Publisher: Harper Collins
Price: Rs.395.00

2. “A Most Wanted Man”
Author: John Le Carre
Publisher: Hodder
Price: Rs.275.00

3. “The Bourne Sanction”
Author: Eric Van Lustbader
Publisher: Orion Books
Price: Rs.275.00

4. “The Diary of a Social Butterfly”
Author: Moni Mohsin
Publisher: Random House
Price: Rs.195.00

5. “Netherland”
Author: Joseph O’Neill
Publisher: Fourth Estate, London
Price: Rs.295.00

6. “The Palace of Illusions”
Author: Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni
Publisher: Picador India
Price: Rs.495.00

7. “The Immigrant”
Author: Manju Kapur
Publisher: Random House India
Price: Rs.395.00

8. “Unaccustomed Earth”
Author: Jhumpa Lahiri
Publisher: Random House
Price: Rs.450.00

9. “Sea of Poppies”
Author: Amitav Ghosh
Publisher: Penguin Viking
Price: Rs.599.00

10. “Divine Justice”
Author: David Baldacci
Publisher: Macmillan
Price: 5.99 pounds

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