Bestselling Atlantic Canadian Books of the past year: Nov 2018-Nov 2019

The best-selling Atlantic books of the past year!


Here are the top-selling Atlantic-published books in Nova Scotia, New Brunswick, Prince Edward Island, and Newfoundland over the past year, from Nov 2018-Nov 2019



1. The Bluenosers’ Book of Slang by Vernon Oickle

2. First Degree: From Med School to Murder by Kayla Hounsell

3. Beholden by Lesley Crewe

4. Waterfalls of Nova Scotia by Benoit Lalonde

5. Lexicon 19: Puzzles to Challenge and Entertain by Theresa Williams

6. You Might STILL Be from Nova Scotia If… by Michael de Adder

7. The Blind Mechanic by Marilyn Elliott Davidson

8. Are you Kidding Me?! by Lesley Crewe

9. Hope Blooms: Plant a Seed, Harvest a Dream by Hope Blooms

10. Where the Ghosts Are: A Guide to Nova Scotia’s Spookiest Places by Steve Vernon



1. New Brunswick Underwater: The 2018 Saint John River Flood by Lisa Hrabluk

2. Hiking Trails of New Brunswick, 4th Edition by H.A. Eiselt and Marianne Eiselt

3. The Lost City: Ian MacEachern’s Photographs of Saint John by John Leroux

4. Christmas in Atlantic Canada by David Goss

5. Waterfalls of New Brunswick by Nicholas Guitard

6. Great Trees of New Brunswick, 2nd edition by David Palmer and Tracy Glynn

7. Favourite Recipes from Old New Brunswick Kitchens by Mildred Truman and Stuart Trueman

8. Shadow of Doubt: The Trials of Dennis Oland by Bobbi-Jean MacKinnon

9. Saltwater Mittens from the Island of Newfoundland by Christine LeGrow and Shirley Anne Scott

10. Eating Wild in Eastern Canada by Jamie Simpson



1. The Bygone Days by Reginald “Dutch” Thompson 

2. The Golden Boy by Grant Matheson

3. Island at the Centre of the World by John Calder

4. Put your hand in my Hand: The Spiritual Connections of Gene and Catherine MacLellan by Harvey Sawler

5. The Cove Journal by JoDee Samuelson

6. The True Meaning of Crumbfest by David Weale and Dale McNevin

7. Christmas in Atlantic Canada by David Goss

8. Trails of Prince Edward Island by Michael Haynes

9. Somewhere North of Where I Was by Nicole Spence

10. Minegoo: The Mi’Kmaq Creation Story of Prince Edward Island by Sandra Dodge



1.18 Souls: The Loss and Legacy of Cougar Flight 491 by Rod Etheridge

2. Rock Recipes Cookies by Barry Parsons

3. Saltwater Mittens from the Island of Newfoundland by Christine LeGrow and Shirley Anne Scott

4. The Promise by Ida Linehan Young

5. East Coast Keto by Bobbi Pike (Cooking)

6. Saltwater Classics from the Island of Newfoundland by Christine LeGrow and Shirley Anne Scott

7. Operation Wormwood by Helen C. Escott

8. The Crackie by Gary Collins

9. Man and Dog by Justin Barbour

10. Operation Vanished by Helen Escott


The 2019 Atlantic Books Bestseller List is compiled by the Atlantic Publishers Marketing Association from information provided by BookNet Canada’s national sales tracking service, BNC SalesData. The list represents sales of Atlantic-published books between November 19 2018 and November 17 2019






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