A list of best-selling books in Canada, compiled by the country's newspaper of record. Updates Fridays.
    • Educated

    • A Memoir
    • Written by: Tara Westover
    • Narrated by: Julia Whelan
    • Length: 12 hrs and 10 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 2,250
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,974
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 1,982

    An unforgettable memoir in the tradition of The Glass Castle about a young girl who, kept out of school, leaves her survivalist family and goes on to earn a PhD from Cambridge University....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • A Memoir

    • By Vicki Anderson on 2018-09-14

    Price: CDN$ 31.27

    • Becoming

    • Written by: Michelle Obama
    • Narrated by: Michelle Obama
    • Length: 19 hrs and 3 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 4,465
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 3,983
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 3,966

    In her memoir, a work of deep reflection and mesmerizing storytelling, Michelle Obama invites listeners into her world, chronicling the experiences that have shaped her....

    • 2 out of 5 stars
    • Okay

    • By Kendra Hastie on 2019-02-02

    Price: CDN$ 44.75

    • Humans: A Brief History of How We F*cked It All Up

    • Written by: Tom Phillips
    • Narrated by: Nish Kumar
    • Length: 6 hrs and 27 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 7
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 7
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 7

    An exhilarating history of humankind, chronicling thousands of years of trial and error - but mostly error - in the rise of civilization....

    Price: CDN$ 14.28

    • 12 Rules for Life

    • An Antidote to Chaos
    • Written by: Jordan B. Peterson, Norman Doidge MD - foreword
    • Narrated by: Jordan B. Peterson
    • Length: 15 hrs and 40 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 4,212
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 3,783
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 3,763

    What does everyone in the modern world need to know? Renowned psychologist Jordan B. Peterson's answer to this most difficult of questions uniquely combines the hard-won truths....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • A good summary of all his videos.

    • By Hogman on 2018-01-27

    Price: CDN$ 48.83

    • The Mueller Report

    • Written by: The Washington Post
    • Narrated by: Matt Zapotosky, Rosalind S. Helderman, Marc Fisher, and others
    • Length: 19 hrs and 14 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 8
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 8
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 8

    Listen to the findings of the Special Counsel’s investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 election, complete with accompanying analysis by the Post reporters who’ve covered the story from the beginning....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Dry at times, but fascinating

    • By Roberta Westwood on 2019-05-04

    Price: CDN$ 28.41

    • The Forgotten Child

    • The Powerful True Story of a Boy Abandoned as a Baby and Left to Die
    • Written by: Richard Gallear
    • Narrated by: Mark Elstob
    • Length: 7 hrs and 47 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 3
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 3
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 3

    Based on a true story, The Forgotten Child is a heartbreaking memoir of an abandoned newborn baby left to die, his tempestuous upbringing and how he came through the other side....

    Price: CDN$ 11.80