We are truly delighted that our top ten best sellers of 2017 includes something from just about every genre with a whole load of literary women, local authors Polly Ho Yen and Chris Scales, and books for all ages. (Also two women called Elena...surely a statistical first?)

Here they are, enjoy!

1. kristof The Notebook by Agota Kristof

2. sum Sum by David Eagleman

3.audre Your Silence Will Not Protect You by Audre Lord

4. power The Power by Naomi Alderman

5. rebel Goodnight Stories for Rebel Girls by Elena Favilli

6. streets Peckham Streets by Chris Scales

7. polly Fly Me Home by Polly Ho Yen

8. eimear The Lesser Bohemians by Eimear McBride

9. sellout The Sellout by Paul Beatty

10. brilliant My Brilliant Friend by Elena Ferrante

11. noisy The Noisy Book by Soledad Bravi for babies of all ages.