Weekly Bestsellers, 21 August 2017

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

 

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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.

 

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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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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.

 

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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.


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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.


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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.


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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.

 

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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.

 

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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.

 

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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.

 

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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.

 

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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.

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Weekly Bestsellers, 15 May 2017

Sarah J. Maas’ A Court of Wings and Ruin (Bloomsbury), third in the YA fantasy series that began with A Court of Thorns and Roses, debuts prominently on two lists: #2 on the Publishers Weekly Children’s Frontlist Fiction list, and #3 on the combined USA Today list.

 

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Weekly Bestsellers, 8 May 2017

Paperback editions of Margaret Atwood’s The Handmaid’s Tale hit #1 on two lists this week, and rank in the top ten on all five print lists compiled here.

 

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Weekly Bestsellers, 1 May 2017

Paperback editions of Margaret Atwood’s The Handmaid’s Tale rise in the rankings this week, to #2 at Washington Post and #4 at New York Times.

 

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Weekly Bestsellers, 24 April 2017

A new Star Wars novel by Timothy Zahn, Thrawn (Del Rey) debuts on three lists, ranking as high as #2 at New York Times and Publishers Weekly.

 

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Weekly Bestsellers, 17 April 2017

Omar El Akkad’s American War (Knopf) debuts on three lists, ranking as high as #10 on the Washington Post list.

 

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Weekly Bestsellers, 10 April 2017

Laini Taylor’s young adult novel Strange the Dreamer (Little, Brown) debuts on two lists, ranking #14 on the Publishers Weekly childrens’ frontlist fiction list.

 

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Weekly Bestsellers: 3 April 2017

John Scalzi’s The Collapsing Empire (Tor) debuts on two lists, ranking has high as #17 on the Publishers Weekly fiction hardcover list.

 

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Weekly Bestsellers: 27 March 2017

Three debuts this week, beginning with a new “Hogwarts Library” edition of J.K. Rowling’s Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them (Arthur A. Levine), ranking #5 on the USA Today list.

Kim Stanley Robinson’s New York 2140 (Orbit) ranks on two lists, as high as #22 on Publishers Weekly‘s fiction hardcover list.

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Weekly Bestsellers, 20 March 2017

Three titles debut prominently, beginning with Patricia Briggs’ Silence Fallen (Ace), latest in her Mercy Thompson series, ranking in 2nd place on three lists and in 3rd place on a fourth.

Mohsin Hamid’s surrealistic Exit West (Riverhead) also debuts on four print lists, ranking as high as #4 on the Washington Post list.

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Weekly Bestsellers, 13 March 2017

Kristen Britain’s Firebrand (DAW), sixth book in her “Green Rider” series, debuts on two lists this week, ranking #17 on the Publishers Weekly fiction hardcover list.

George Saunders’ Lincoln in the Bardo and Neil Gaiman’s Norse Mythology still dominate lists, ranking #1 or #2 on four lists.

 

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Weekly Bestsellers, 6 March 2017

Two titles debut this week, beginning with V.E. Schwab’s A Conjuring of Light (Tor), this in the Shades of Magic series, ranking as high as #6 on the New York Times list.

And a new Star Wars novel by Chuck Wendig, Empire’s End: Aftermath (Del Rey), ranks as high as #3 on the NYT list.

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Weekly Bestsellers, 27 February 2017

George Saunders’ Lincoln in the Bardo (Random House) debuts strongly, ranking #1 at New York Times, Washington Post, and Publishers Weekly.

Neil Gaiman’s Norse Mythology is at #2 on the same three lists, and places #1 this week at Los Angeles Times.

 

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