‘Moon of the Turning Leaves’ by Waubgeshig Rice is the #1 Canadian fiction book this week
The bestselling Canadian books of the week
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Here are the bestselling Canadian books from Oct. 15-21, 2023.
Bestseller lists are compiled by Bookmanager using weekly sales stats from over 260 Canadian independent stores.
Moon of the Turning Leaves by Waubgeshig Rice is the #1 Canadian fiction book this week.
Moon of the Turning Leaves takes place 10 years after the events of the post-apocalyptic novel Moon of the Crusted Snow and depicts an epic journey to a forgotten homeland. With food supplies dwindling, Evan Whitesky and his band of survivors need to find a new home. Evan volunteers to lead a group — including his daughter Nangohns and a great archer and hunter — to their ancestral home, the “land where the birch trees grow by the big water.” Along the way, they come across other survivors — not all of whom can be trusted.