Booktopia’s top-selling Australian novels for 2019

Everyone loves a list and so when one of Australia’s leading booksellers releases it’s top selling Australian novels for 2019, it’s worth a look.

While not listing them in order, Booktopia’s top 12 Australian novels in terms of sales for 2019 are:

  • The Rosie Result by Graeme Simsion
  • Cilka’s Journey by Heather Morris
  • The Wife and the Widow by Christian White
  • Good Girl Bad Girl by Michael Robotham
  • Khaki Town by Judy Nunn
  • The Weekend by Charlotte Wood
  • The Last Paradise by Di Morrissey
  • The Diamond Hunter by Fiona McIntosh
  • The Shelly Bay Ladies Swimming Circle by Sophie Green
  • The Place in Dalhousie by Melina Marchetta
  • The Yield by Tara June Winch
  • Damascus by Christos Tsiolkas

Eight of the top 12 are by women and a number of titles follow the breakout success of a previous novel such Cilka’s Journey or The Wife and the Widow.

How many have your read and what surprise omissions were there for you?