PAPERBACKS 1 Pure, Andrew Miller 2 Before I Go To Sleep, S J Watson 3 Call The Midwife, Jennifer Worth 4 War Horse, Michael Morpurgo 5 Birdsong, Sebastian Faulks 6 My Dear I Wanted To Tell You, Louisa Young 7 War Horse: Movie Tie-in, Michael Morpurgo 8 Pigeon English
, Stephen Kelman 9 Birdsong: TV Series Tie-in, Sebastian Faulks 10 Daughters-In-Law, Joanna Trollope HARDBACKS 1 Diary Of A Wimpy Kid: Cabin Fever, Jeff Kinney 2 Gangsta Granny, David Walliams 3 French Children Don't Throw Food, Pamela Druckerman 4 The Etymologicon, Mark Forsyth 5 The Promise, Lesley Pearse 6 Private Games, James Patterson 7 The Usborne Children's Picture Atlas, Ruth Brocklehurst 8 Bradshaw's Handbook, George Bradshaw 9 The Sense Of An Ending, Julian Barnes 10 Birthdays For The Dead, Stuart MacBride
8/10 * Pigeon English
, by Stephen Kelman, is published as a trade paperback by Bloomsbury, priced pounds 12.99.
As well as Barnes and Hollingshurt, the nominees include Sebastian Barry for On Canaan's Side, Carol Birch's work Jamrach's Menagerie, Patrick deWitt for The Sisters Brothers, Esi Edugyan for Half Blood Blues, Yvvette Edwards' novel A Cupboard Full Of Coats, and Stephen Kelman for Pigeon English