Have We Missed Any Top-25 Bestseller Candidates?

In Discussion by Edward Nawotka

By Edward Nawotka Today’s lead story offers Noel L. Griese’s “best guess” as to the top 25 bestselling books of all time. Of course, it’s doubtful anyone can compile a completely accurate list of the top sellers of all time, given the notoriously unreliable nature of book sales statistics. It’s even more difficult when trying to include titles that originate overseas …

Skulduggery Pleasant Named Irish Book of the Decade

In What's the Buzz by Siobhan O'Leary

By Siobhan O’Leary The young adult title Skulduggery Pleasant by Derek Landy has bested titles by heavyweights Colm Tóibín, Cecelia Ahern, John Banville and Colum McCann to win the Irish Book Of The Decade title awarded by the Bord Gáis Energy Irish Book Awards (the award ceremony will take place in November 2010). The book, part of a four title …