1. (1) Murder On The Orient Express by Agatha Christie

2. (2) Origin by Dan Brown

3. (3) Crazy Rich Asians by Kevin Kwan

4. (5) The Travelling Cat Chronicles by Hiro Arikawa

5. (10) Sad Girls by Lang Leav

6. (-) The Remains Of The Day by Kazuo Ishiguro

7. (7) A Dog's Way Home by W. Bruce Cameron

8. (-) A Murder Is Announced by Agatha Christie

9. (-) Desert Oath: The Official Prequel To Assassin's Creed Origins by Oliver Bowden

10. (6) Asian Ghost Stories by Nicky Moey


1. (8) Robert Kuok by Robert Kuok and Andrew Tanzer

2. (1) When Breath Becomes Air by Paul Kalanithi

3. (2) The Art Of The Good Life by Rolf Dobelli

4. (4) Neither Civil Nor Servant: The Philip Yeo Story by Peh Shing Huei

5. (5) The Art Of Thinking Clearly by Rolf Dobelli

6. (7) Spiaking Singlish by Gwee Li Sui

7. (9) Guilty As Charged edited by Abdul Hafiz

8. (-) Ikigai by Hector Garcia and Francesc Miralles

9. (6) The Rules Of People by Richard Templar

10. (8) The Subtle Art Of Not Giving A F*ck by Mark Manson


1. (1) Diary Of A Wimpy Kid: The Getaway by Jeff Kinney

2. (2) Dork Diaries #12: Tales From A Not-So-Secret Crush Catastrophe by Rachel Renee Russell

3. (3) Geronimo Stilton: The Dragon Of Fortune by Geronimo Stilton

4. (-) Geronimo Stilton #67: The Chocolate Chase by Geronimo Stilton

5. (5) Wonder by R.J. Palacio

6. (4) Magnus Chase And The Gods Of Asgard #3: The Ship Of The Dead by Rick Riordan

7. (6) Turtles All The Way Down by John Green

8. (-) Thea Stilton And The Venice Masquerade by Thea Stilton

9. (8) My Little Pony The Movie: Book Of The Film by Parragon

10. (-) The Phantom Of Oxley Castle by Chloe Tong, Liana Gurung and Anngee Neo

•This is The Straits Times' compilation of bestseller lists from Books Kinokuniya, Times and Popular bookstores.

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on December 12, 2017, with the headline 'Bestsellers'. Print Edition | Subscribe