Rating: NNNNNFICTION1 WHITE TEETH,by Zadie Smith (Hamilton) -- UK sensation's first novel about culture clash in London takes world by.
1 WHITE TEETH,by Zadie Smith (Hamilton) — UK sensation’s first novel about culture clash in London takes world by storm.
2 ANIL’S GHOST, by Michael Ondaatje (McClelland & Stewart) — Follow-up to The English Patient holds its own.
3 HIGH FIDELITY, by Nick Hornby (Riverhead) — New film version gooses sales of this tale of a record collector.
4 THE HERO’S WALK, by Anita Rau Badami (Knopf) — Rising star’s story of a family reunion makes an impact.
5 THE VIRGIN SUICIDES, by Jeffrey Eugenides (Warner) — Film of this tale of five doomed sisters boosts the book.
1 EXPERIENCE, by Martin Amis (Knopf) — Celebrated UK novelist pens a moving memoir.
2 A HEARTBREAKING WORK OF STAGGERING GENIUS, by Dave Eggers (Simon & Schuster) — Memoir tracks powerful tale of a young orphan.
3 WE WANT SOME TOO, by Hal Niedzviecki (Penguin) — Scenester reclaims mass culture.
4 TORONTO: CONSIDERING SELF-GOVERNMENT, edited by Mary W. Rowe (Ginger) — Essays ask whither T.O.
5 HOW TO READ AND WHY, by Harold Bloom (Scribner) — Brainy Yale prof of humanities asks more big questions.