1 Fifty Shades Of Grey, E.L. James, Arrow Books

2 The Time Of My Life,  Cecelia Ahern, Harper

3 Me And My Sisters, Sinead Moriarty, Penguin Books

4 Fifty Shades Darker, E.L. James, Arrow Books

5 Solace, Belinda McKeon, Picador


1 This Is How It Ends, Kathleen MacMahon, Sphere

2 A Moment Like This, Anita Notaro, Transworld Ireland

3 Tyringham Park, Rosemary McLoughlin, Poolbeg Press

4 Bring Up The Bodies, Hilary Mantel, Fourth Estate

5 Innocent, David Baldacci, Macmillan


1 Run Fat Bitch Run, Ruth Field, Sphere

2 Sweet Revenge: The Intimate Life of Simon Cowell, Tom Bower, Faber and Faber

3 Ma, I’ve Got Meself Locked Up in the Mad House, Martha Long, Mainstream Publishing

4 The Magic, Rhonda Byrne, Simon & Schuster Ltd

5 The 10 Secrets of Healthy Ageing: How to Live Longer, Look Younger and Feel Great, Patrick Holford & Jerome Burne


1 Message of Hope from the Angels, Lorna Byrne, Coronet Books

2 Kitchen Hero: Food For Less, Donal Skehan

3 Saved by Cake, Marian Keyes, Michael Joseph

4 A Pocket History of Ireland, Joseph McCullough, Gill & Macmillan

5 The Secret, Rhonda Byrne, Simon & Schuster Ltd


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