Top 10 Fiction Bestsellers August 2016

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Top 10 Fiction Bestsellers

Winter is the perfect time to curl up on the couch with a warm cup of tea and a good book. To help you in that endeavour, here are 10 fiction bestsellers you can buy right now.

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Ready Player One

10. Ready Player One

Ernest Cline

15.17 $13.65
When you can get Will Wheaton to narrate your audio book, you know you're in with the geek crowd. This is a must-read for any gamer. Are you ready, Player One?

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The Book Thief

9. The Book Thief

Markus Zusak

$15.39 $13.85
It's a rare writer who can make you empathise with death and have a connection with the reaper, but Zusak does it easily in this modern classic.

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Sharp Objects

8. Sharp Objects

Gillian Flynn

$11.25 $10.13
Flynn is fast proving herself a staple in any thriller-loving bibliophile's collection. If you enjoyed Gone Girl, you'll love this one.

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Colorless Tsukuru Tazaki

7. Colorless Tsukuru Tazaki and His Years of Pilgrimage

Haruki Murukami

14.60 $13.14
From Nagoya to Finland, Tsukuru Tazaki is on a mission to discover why his friends snubbed him so he can finally let go of his colourless feelings.

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The Martian

6. The Martian

Andy Weir

$14.13 $12.27
The movie of The Martian, starring Matt Damon and directed by Ridley Scott, doesn't come out until October, but the book it's based on can be yours right now.

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We Are All Completely Beside Ourselves

5. We Are All Completely Beside Ourselves

Karen Joy Fowler

$13.66 $12.29
Rosemary's father is a pedantic professor, her mother had a nervous breakdown and her sister is a chimpanzee that has been raised alongside her as part of an experiment. Intrigued?

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The Girl on the Train

4. The Girl on the Train

Paula Hawkins

$18.12 $16.31
It's touted as a Gone Girl meets Rear Window thriller that will have you struggling to put it down. Care to put that claim to the test?

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Fahrenheit 451

3. Fahrenheit 451

Ray Bradbury

$9.90 $8.91
Published in 1953, this golden oldie is still making bestseller lists today. We think that warrants a read.

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All the Light We Cannot See

2. All the Light We Cannot See

Anthony Doerr

$18.07 $16.26
All the Light We Cannot See is a Pulitzer Prize winner, a New York Times bestseller and a Carnegie Medal winner. It's not just another WWII story, and you need to read it.

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Go Set A Watchman

1. Go Set a Watchman

Harper Lee

$26.99 $24.29
Scout's return to Maycomb was one of the most anticipated literary events of the century. Don't pass it up.

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