|1)||Trade Secret, Sharon Lee & Steve Miller (Baen)||1||–|
|2)||The Republic of Thieves, Scott Lynch (Ballantine Del Rey)||2||3|
|3)||The Ocean at the End of the Lane, Neil Gaiman (HarperCollins/Morrow)||6||5|
|4)||The Hobbit, J. R. R. Tolkien (Houghton Mifflin Harcourt)||8||–|
|5)||After Dead: What Came Next in the World of Sookie Stackhouse, Charlaine Harris (Ace)||1||–|
|*)||Burning Paradise, Robert Charles Wilson (Tor)||1||–|
|7)||Witch Wraith, Terry Brooks (Ballantine Del Rey)||3||–|
|8)||The Last Dark, Stephen R. Donaldson (Putnam)||2||4|
|9)||Curtsies & Conspiracies, Gail Carriger (Little, Brown)||1||–|
|10)||The Abominable, Dan Simmons (Little, Brown/Reagan Arthur Books)||1||–|
|1)||A Dance with Dragons, George R. R. Martin (Bantam)||2||2|
|2)||Ender’s Game, Orson Scott Card (Tor)||40||1|
|3)||The Silvered, Tanya Huff (DAW)||1||–|
|4)||A Feast for Crows, George R. R. Martin (Bantam Spectra)||36||4|
|5)||A Game of Thrones, George R. R. Martin (Bantam Spectra)||41||10|
|6)||Speaker for the Dead, Orson Scott Card (Tor)||5||9|
|7)||The Name of the Wind, Patrick Rothfuss (DAW)||9||–|
|8)||Ever After, Kim Harrison (Harper Voyager)||1||–|
|9)||2312, Kim Stanley Robinson (Orbit)||6||6|
|10)||The Lies of Locke Lamora, Scott Lynch (Bantam Spectra)||4||–|
|1)||A Dance with Dragons, George R. R. Martin (Bantam)||1||–|
|2)||Ancillary Justice, Ann Leckie (Orbit)||2||3|
|3)||Etiquette and Espionage, Gail Carriger (Little, Brown)||2||4|
|*)||Tombstone Blues, Chadwick Ginther (Ravenstone)||1||–|
|5)||Redshirts, John Scalzi (Tor)||5||4|
|*)||Thunder Road, Chadwick Ginther (Ravenstone)||3||–|
|1)||Star Trek: The Fall: A Ceremony of Losses, David Mack (Pocket)||1||–|
|2)||Doctor Who: Official 50th Anniversary Annual, BBC Children’s Books (Penguin UK)||1||–|
|*)||William Shakespeare’s Star Wars, Ian Doescher (Quirk)||4||1|
|4)||Star Wars: The Old Republic: Annihilation, Drew Karpyshyn (LucasBooks)||1||–|
|1)||Forgotten Realms: The Companions: The Sundering, R. A. Salvatore (Wizards of the Coast)||4||2|
|2)||Forgotten Realms: The Last Threshold: Neverwinter Saga, Book IV, R. A. Salvatore (Wizards of the Coast)||3||1|
Trade Secret by Sharon Lee & Steve Miller debuted at number one, while Scott Lynch’s The Republic of Thieves moved up to second place on the hardcover list. The new runner-up was Come and Take Them by Tom Kratman (Baen) out of 48 titles nominated, down from 58 last month.
George R.R. Martin’s A Dance With Dragons switched places with Ender’s Game by Orson Scott Card on the mass-market list this month, with Martin’s book moving up to first place, and Card’s slipping into second. The new runner-up was The Cassandra Project by Jack McDevitt & Mike Resnick (Ace) out of 44 titles nominated, down quite a bit from last month’s 64.
Martin also ruled the trade paperback list, with A Dance With Dragons coming in first place this month. The was no new runner-up, with 40 titles nominated, up from the 38 we saw last month.
Star Trek: The Fall: A Ceremony of Losses by David Mack took top honors among the media-related titles for the second month in a row, and there was no new runner-up. There were 19 titles nominated, down from last month’s 22.
Forgotten Realms: The Companions by R.A. Salvatore returned to the list at number one in the gaming-related titles, with no runner-ups. There were 11 titles nominated, down a touch from the 12 last month.
Compiled with data from
Bakka-Phoenix Books (Canada),
Barnes & Noble (USA),
McNally Robinson (2 in Canada),
Toadstool (2 in NH),
Uncle Hugo’s (MN),
University Book Store (WA),
White Dwarf (Canada).
Data period: November 2013.
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