Weekly Bestsellers, 30 October 2017

Philip Pullman’s The Book of Dust: La Belle Sauvage (Knopf) debuts on three print lists this week, two of them YA lists, the third the combined USA Today list, where it ranks #9.

Also debuting is a British Library book of an exhibition about the history of magic, tied to Harry Potter — under slightly different titles, it’s in hardcover in the UK, trade paperback in the US, and it ...Read More

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Weekly Bestsellers, 23 October 2017

Several hardcover titles debut this week, by Holly Black & Cassandra Clare, Orson Scott Card, and Maggie Stiefvater, and most prominently Alice Hoffman, whose The Rules of Magic (Simon & Schuster) ranks #5 on the New York Times.

Publishers Weekly‘s website is not updated with this week’s issue’s bestsellers today.

 

Title Debut / #wks on any list NYT
10.29 LAT
10.22 USAT
10.15 PW
10.16 Amz
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Locus Bestsellers, October 2017

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1) The Rise and Fall of D.O.D.O., Neal Stephenson & Nicole Galland (Morrow) 2 2 2) The Witchwood Crown, Tad Williams (DAW) 1 – 3) The Delirium Brief, Charles Stross (Tor.com Publishing) 1 – 4) Beren and Lúthien, J.R.R. Tolkien (Houghton Mifflin Harcourt) 2 1 5) New York 2140, Kim Stanley Robinson (Orbit US) 5 8 6) Assassin’s Price, L.E. Modesitt, ...Read More Read more

Weekly Bestsellers, 16 October 2017

A new, anonymously edited, Star Wars anthology, From a Certain Point of View (Del Rey) debuts on three lists, ranking has high as #11 on the Publishers Weekly fiction hardcover list.

 

Title Debut / #wks on any list NYT
10.22 LAT
10.15 USAT
10.08 PW
10.16 Amz
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Weekly Bestsellers, 9 October 2017

Stephen King & Owen King’s Sleeping Beauties (Scribner) debuts strongly at #1 on four print lists.

 

Title Debut / #wks on any list NYT
10.15 WP
10.08 LAT
10.08 USAT
10.01 PW
10.09 Amz
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(10.09) Items on list -x- number of lists surveyed 30×4 10×2 15×2 150 15×3 100 100 100 Hardcovers Bardugo, The Language of Thorns: Midnight Tales and Dangerous Magic ...Read More Read more

Weekly Bestsellers, 2 October 2017

Various editions of Stephen King’s It dominate lists again this week, with trade paperback editions ranking #1 on four lists.

 

Title Debut / #wks on any list NYT
10.08 WP
10.01 LAT
10.01 USAT
09.24 PW
10.02 Amz
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(10.02) Items on list -x- number of lists surveyed 30×4 10×2 15×2 150 15×3 100 100 100 Hardcovers Bardugo, Wonder Woman: Warbringer 09.11.17 / ...Read More Read more

Weekly Bestsellers, 25 September 2017

Various editions of Stephen King’s It dominate lists this week; even the hardcover edition ranks, on the Publishers Weekly list.

 

Title Debut / #wks on any list NYT
10.01 WP
09.03 LAT
09.24 USAT
09.17 PW
09.25 Amz
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Weekly Bestsellers, 18 September 2017

Sarah J. Maas’s Tower of Dawn (Bloomsbury) debuts impressively at #3 on the combined Publishers Weekly list, and #2 on the Publishers Weekly Frontlist Children’s list.

 

Title Debut / #wks on any list NYT
09.24 WP
09.03 LAT
09.10 USAT
09.10 PW
09.18 Amz
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Weekly Bestsellers, 11 September 2017

Two media tie-in novels debut this week: Leigh Bardugo’s Wonder Woman: Warbringer (Random House), on two children’s lists, ranking as high as #3; and Delilah S. Dawson’s Star Wars: Phasma (Del Rey), ranking #10 on two lists.

 

Title Debut / #wks on any list NYT
09.17 WP
09.03 LAT
09.10 USAT
09.03 PW
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Locus Bestsellers, September 2017

HARDCOVERS Months
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month

1) Beren and Lúthien, J.R.R. Tolkien (Houghton Mifflin Harcourt) 1 – 2) The Rise and Fall of D. O. D. O., Neal Stephenson & Nicole Galland (HarperCollins/Morrow) 1 – 3) Assassin’s Fate, Robin Hobb (Ballantine Del Rey) 2 2 4) Walkaway, Cory Doctorow (Tor) 3 1 5) The Collapsing Empire, John Scalzi (Tor) 4 4 6) The Black Elfstone ...Read More Read more

Weekly Bestsellers, 4 September 2017

The trade paperback edition of Stephen King’s It (Scribner) has been ranking on lists for several weeks, in anticipation of the film version opening next week.

 

Title Debut / #wks on any list NYT
09.10 WP
09.03 LAT
09.03 USAT
08.27 PW
08.28 Amz
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Weekly Bestsellers, 28 August 2017

N.K. Jemisin’s The Stone Sky (Orbit), third in a trilogy following Hugo winners The Fifth Season and The Obelisk Gate, ranks prominently on two lists, #4 on the Washington Post paperback fiction list, #27 on the combined USA Today list.

 

Title Debut / #wks on any list NYT
09.03 WP
08.27 LAT
08.27 USAT
08.20 PW
08.28 Amz
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Weekly Bestsellers, 21 August 2017

Margaret Atwood’s The Handmaid’s Tale inches back up on all five print lists compiled here.

 

Title Debut / #wks on any list NYT
08.27 WP
08.20 LAT
08.20 USAT
08.13 PW
08.21 Amz
(08.21) UK:
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(08.21) Items on list -x- number of lists surveyed 30×4 10×2 15×2 150 15×3 100 100 100 Hardcovers Barnhill, The Girl Who Drank the Moon 03.13.17 / 18 23 ...Read More Read more

Weekly Bestsellers, 14 August 2017

A new Dark-Hunter novel by Sherrilyn Kenyon, Dragonsworn (St. Martin’s), debuts on two lists, ranking #12 on the New York Times fiction hardcover list.

 

Title Debut / #wks on any list NYT
08.20 WP
08.06 LAT
08.13 USAT
08.06 PW
08.07 Amz
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Weekly Bestsellers, 7 August 2017

A new Star Wars spinoff by Christie Golden, Battlefront II: Inferno Squad (Del Rey), debuts on four lists, ranking as high as #9 on the Washington Post list.

 

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08.13 WP
08.06 LAT
08.06 USAT
07.30 PW
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Weekly Bestsellers, 31 July 2017

Margaret Atwood’s The Handmaid’s Tale remains, after three full months, the leading SF title on both print and online bestseller lists, ranking in the top 10 on five lists this week.

 

Title Debut / #wks on any list NYT
08.06 WP
07.09 LAT
07.30 USAT
07.23 PW
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Weekly Bestsellers, 24 July 2017

The 2012 trade paperback edition of Ernest Cline’s Ready Player One (Broadway) is selling well on all three Amazon sites compiled here, ranking #1 on Amazon.com this morning.


Title Debut / #wks on any list NYT
07.30 WP
07.09 LAT
07.23 USAT
07.16 PW
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Weekly Bestsellers, 10 July 2017

Diana Gabaldon’s “Outlander” collection Seven Stones to Stand or Fall (Delacorte) debuts in the top 10 on four lists.

Also, Pittacus Lore’s YA novel Generation One (HarperCollins) debuts on two lists, ranking #2 on the New York Times‘s Young Adult Hardcover list.


Title Debut / #wks on any list NYT
07.16 WP
07.09 LAT
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07.02 PW
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Weekly Bestsellers, 3 July 2017

Dean Koontz’s The Silent Corner (Bantam) debuts strongly on three lists, ranking #2 at both New York Times and Publishers Weekly.


Title Debut / #wks on any list NYT
07.09 WP
06.25 LAT
07.02 USAT
06.25 PW
07.03 Amz
(07.03) UK:
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Weekly Bestsellers, 26 June 2017

Neal Stephenson & Nicole Galland’s The Rise and Fall of D.O.D.O. (Morrow) debuts on three lists, ranking as high as #11 on the New York Times list.

And Terry Brooks’ The Black Elfstone (Del Rey) debuts on two lists, ranking #17 on the Publishers Weekly list.

 

Title Debut / #wks on any list NYT
07.02 WP
06.25 LAT
06.25 USAT
06.18 PW
06.26 Amz
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Weekly Bestsellers, 19 June 2017

Michael Crichton’s Dragon Teeth (Harper) debuts on two more lists, and now ranks in the top five on four of the print lists compiled here.

 

Title Debut / #wks on any list NYT
06.25 WP
06.18 LAT
06.18 USAT
06.11 PW
06.19 Amz
(06.19) UK:
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Weekly Bestsellers, 12 June 2017

J.R.R. Tolkien’s Beren and Lúthien, edited by Christopher Tolkien, (Houghton Mifflin Harcourt) debuts on several lists this week, ranking as high as #6 on the fiction hardcover list at New York Times.

 

Title Debut / #wks on any list NYT
06.18 WP
05.28 LAT
06.04 USAT
06.04 PW
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Weekly Bestsellers, 5 June 2017

Cassandra Clare’s Lord of Shadows (McElderry), second book in the author’s “Dark Artifices” series, debuts at #1 on three lists, most notably the combined USA Today list.

Also, Michael Crichton’s posthumous Dragon’s Teeth (Harper) debuts on three lists, ranking as high as #2 on the fiction hardcover lists at New York Times and Publishers Weekly.

 

Title Debut / #wks on any list NYT
06.11 WP
05.28 LAT
06.04 USAT ...Read More Read more

Weekly Bestsellers, 29 May 2017

Stephen King & Richard Chizmar’s novella Gwendy’s Button Box (Cemetery Dance) debuts on four print lists, ranking as high as #5 on the combined USA Today list.

 

Title Debut / #wks on any list NYT
06.04 WP
05.28 LAT
05.28 USAT
05.21 PW
05.29 Amz
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Weekly Bestsellers, 22 May 2017

 

Robin Hobb’s Assassin’s Fate (Del Rey), third in her Fitz and the Fool trilogy, debuts on three lists, ranking #15 or #16 at New York Times, USA Today, and Publishers Weekly.

Also debuting, Sherrilyn Kenyon’s Deadmen Walking (Tor), on two lists.

Amazon.com debuts Amazon Charts, weekly lists of most sold and most read — the latter ranked by daily Kindle readers and Audible listeners — fiction and nonfiction books. ...Read More

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