Locus Bestsellers, February 2018

HARDCOVERS Months
on list Last
month 1) Oathbringer, Brandon Sanderson (Tor) 1 – 2) Artemis, Andy Weir (Crown) 1 – 3) Edgedancer, Brandon Sanderson (Tor) 1 – 4) Provenance, Ann Leckie (Orbit US) 3 2 5) The Power, Naomi Alderman (Little, Brown) 1 – 6) The Book of Dust: La Belle Sauvage, Philip Pullman (Knopf) 2 4 7) The Mongrel Mage, L.E. Modesitt, Jr. (Tor) 1 – 8) ...Read More Read more

Locus Bestsellers, December 2017

HARDCOVERS Months
on list Last
month

1) Provenance, Ann Leckie (Orbit US) 1 – 2) The Brightest Fell, Seanan McGuire (DAW) 1 – 3) Beren and Lúthien, J.R.R. Tolkien (Houghton Mifflin Harcourt) 4 2 4) The Rise and Fall of D. O. D. O., Neal Stephenson & Nicole Galland (HarperCollins/Morrow) 4 1 5) Godsgrave, Jay Kristoff (St. Martin’s) 1 – 6) The Core, Peter V. Brett (Del ...Read More Read more

Locus Bestsellers, November 2017

HARDCOVERS Months
on list Last
month

1) The Rise and Fall of D.O.D.O., Neal Stephenson & Nicole Galland (Morrow) 3 1 2) Beren and Lúthien, J.R.R. Tolkien (Houghton Mifflin Harcourt) 3 4 3) Monster Hunter Siege, Larry Correia (Baen) 1 – 4) Meddling Kids, Edgar Cantero (Doubleday) 1 – 5) The Clockwork Dynasty, Daniel H. Wilson (Doubleday) 1 – 6) The Delirium Brief, Charles Stross (Tor.com Publishing) 2 ...Read More Read more

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
(10.23) UK:
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Locus Bestsellers, October 2017

HARDCOVERS Months
on list Last
month

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
(10.16) UK:
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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
(10.09) UK:
Amz UK
(10.09) Canada:
Amz.ca
(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
(10.02) UK:
Amz UK
(10.02) Canada:
Amz.ca
(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
(09.25) UK:
Amz UK
(09.25) Canada:
Amz.ca
(09.25) 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, 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
(09.18) UK:
Amz UK
(09.18) Canada:
Amz.ca
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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
09.11 Amz
(09.11) UK:
Amz UK
(09.11) Canada:
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Locus Bestsellers, September 2017

HARDCOVERS Months
on list Last
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
(09.04) UK:
Amz UK
(09.04) Canada:
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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
(08.28) UK:
Amz UK
(08.28) Canada:
Amz.ca
(08.28) Items on ...Read More Read more