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BookNet bestsellers: sports

Although sports coverage these days is dominated by pucks and soccer balls, this week’s bestsellers list proves that Canadians love their golf and fitness, too.

For the two weeks ending June 3:

1. The Total Outdoorsman Manual, T. Edward Nickens and the editors of Field and Stream
(Weldon Owen, $27.50 pa, 9781616280611)

2. Moe and Me: Encounters with Moe Norman, Golf’s Mysterious Genius, Lorne Rubenstein
(ECW Press, $19.95 pa, 9781770410534)

3. Playing with Fire, Theo Fleury with Kirstie McLellan Day
(HarperCollins Canada, $19.99 pa, 9781554682409)

4. Born to Run: A Hidden Tribe, Superathletes, and the Greatest Race the World Has Never Seen, Christopher McDougall
(Knopf Canada, $17.95 pa, 9780307279187)

5. Sports Illustrated: The Hockey Book
(Time Home Entertainment/Hachette, $32.95 cl, 9781603201513)

6. Golf: The Best Instruction Book Ever!
(Time/Hachette, $32.95 cl, 9781618930217)

7. Tough Guy, Bob Probert with Kirstie McLellan Day
(HarperCollins Canada, $19.99 pa, 9781443404624)

8. Into Thin Air, Jon Krakauer
(Anchor/Random House, $18.95 pa, 9780385494786)

9. Soccernomics, Simon Kuper and Stefan Szymanski
(Nation Books, $19.99 pa, 9781568587011)

10. Finding Ultra: Rejecting Middle Age, Becoming One of the World’s Fittest Men, and Discovering Myself, Rich Roll
(Crown/Random House, $29.95 cl, 9780307952196)

11. GOLF: The Best Driving Instruction Book Ever!
(Time/Hachette, $35.95 cl, 9781618930262)

12. Warrior Cardio, Martin Rooney
(HarperCollins, $32.99 pa, 9780062074287)

13. SAS Survival Handbook: The Ultimate Guide to Surviving Anywhere, John Wiseman
(HarperCollins, $24.99 pa, 9780007274932)

14. The Game, Ken Dryden
(John Wiley & Sons Canada, $24.95 pa, 9780470835845)

15. The Strength Training Anatomy Workout, Frédéric Delavier and Michael Gundill
(Human Kinetics, $23.95 pa, 9781450400954)

16. How Hockey Explains Canada, Paul Henderson with Jim Prime
(Triumph/Independent Publishers Group, $32.95 cl, 9781600785757)

17. Running with the Mind of Meditation, Sakyong Mipham Rinpoche
(Harmony/Random House, $24 cl, 9780307888167)

18. The New Encyclopedia of Modern Bodybuilding, Arnold Schwarzenegger with Bill Dobbins
(Simon & Schuster, $34.99 pa, 9780684857213)

19. Popular Day Hikes 2: Canadian Rockies, Tony Daffern
(Rocky Mountain Books, $15.95 pa, 9781897522011)

20. The Voice of Reason: A VIP Pass to Enlightenment, Chael Sonnen
(Tuttle Publishing, $28.95 cl, 9781936608546)