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Weekly Bestsellers, 14 January


Robert Jordan and Brandon Sanderson’s last Wheel of Time novel, A Memory of Light (Tor), remains #1 on Amazon.com again this week, and debuts on one print list, USA Today’s, at #38. Look for it more prominently on print lists next week.

A new Star Wars novel by Timothy Zahn, Scoundrels (Del Rey), debuts on two fiction hardcover lists, ranking #22 at New York Times, #18 at Publishers Weekly.


Title Debut / #wks on any list NYT
01.13
WP
01.13
LAT
01.13
USAT
12.30
PW
01.14
Amz
(01.14)
UK:
Amz UK
(01.14)
Canada:
Amz.ca
(01.14)
Items on list -x- number of lists surveyed   30×4 10×2 15×2 150 15×3 100 100 100
Hardcovers
Butcher, Cold Days 09.17.12 / 18 20 -2   16 + x 25 -3 xxx..   xxx..
Collins, Catching Fire 08.11.09 / 180 xxx..   xxx.. 18 -1 xxx.. x xxx.. 53 +4
Collins, Mockingjay 02.16.10 / 153     xxx.. 17 +2 xxx.. 72 +19 xxx.. xxx..
Condie, Reached 11.05.12 / 11       106 -18 11 + xxx..    
Harkness, Shadow of Night 07.02.12 / 19 32 + xxx.. x xxx.. xxx.. xxx.. xxx.. xxx..
Jordan/Sanderson, A Memory of Light 09.17.12 / 16       38 ++   1 = 7 -2 1 =
Martin, A Dance with Dragons 03.08.11 / 98 19 = xxx.. xxx.. 117 -25 xxx.. xx 60 +1 x
Pratchett, Dodger 10.08.12 / 7 11 +3     xxx.. xxx..      
Riggs, Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children 05.14.12 / 22 3 +4     31 + xxx..      
Roth, Insurgent 05.07.12 / 37 5 -1   xxx.. 70 +6 13 + xxx..   xxx..
Tolkien, The Hobbit 12.03.12 / 7         14 +3 x   xxx
Zahn, Star Wars: Scoundrels 01.14.13 / 1 21 ++       18 ++      
Title Debut / #wks on any list NYT
01.13
WP
01.13
LAT
01.13
USAT
12.30
PW
01.14
Amz
(01.14)
UK:
Amz UK
(01.14)
Canada:
Amz.ca
(01.14)
Paperbacks [tpb=trade]
Brooks, World War Z 11.07.11 / 19 xxx..   xxx.. 83 +37 xxx.. 57 +3 xxx.. xxx..
Brooks, World War Z [tpb] 10.27.09 / 68 6 +3     xxx.. xxx..   xxx.. xxx..
Clare, City of Bones [tpb] 04.08.08 / 39 xxx..     134 -23 xxx..      
Collins, Mockingjay [tpb] 06.04.12 / 20         xxx.. xxx.. x 47 ++
Collins, The Hunger Games [tpb] 07.13.10 / 132 xxx..   xxx.. 28 -15 xxx.. xxx.. 59 +25 xxx..
Ivey, The Snow Child [tpb] 11.19.12 / 9 28 -6           38 +12  
King, 11/22/63 [tpb] 07.30.12 / 24 29 -6 xxx.. xxx.. 36 -10 xxx.. xxx..   xxx..
Koontz, Odd Interlude 01.14.13 / 1 2 ++     34 ++ 2 ++      
Martin, A Clash of Kings 04.19.11 / 89 21 -11 xxx.. xxx.. x xxx.. xxx.. xxx.. xxx..
Martin, A Feast for Crows 09.19.06 / 100 24 -7   xxx.. xxx.. xxx.. xxx.. x xxx..
Martin, A Game of Thrones 12.28.10 / 96 9 -5 xxx.. 13 + 82 -31 xxx.. xxx.. 79 + xxx..
Martin, A Game of Thrones 4-Book Boxed Set 04.26.11 / 91   xxx..   x   36 -19 xxx.. 13 =
Martin, A Storm of Swords 04.19.11 / 92 22 -9   xxx.. xxx.. xxx.. xxx.. 96 -6 xxx..
Meyer, The Host 08.16.11 / 6 xxx..     124 -102 xxx..      
Mitchell, Cloud Atlas [tpb] 09.27.04 / 41 11 -5 xxx.. 4 = x xxx.. xxx.. xxx..  
Morgenstern, The Night Circus [tpb] 07.09.12 / 28 15 +3 xxx.. 10 = x 24 -2 xxx.. 91 -18 xxx..
Orwell, Nineteen Eighty-Four 07.20.03 / 164       xxx..   xxx.. xxx.. 88 +5
Paolini, Inheritance 11.12.12 / 9         22 +      
Tolkien, The Fellowship of the Ring         146 -20        
Tolkien, The Hobbit     x 5 +3 4 -1 6 =   14 -5 72 -31
Tolkien, The Lord of the Rings Box Set         87 -30       xxx..
Title Debut / #wks on any list NYT
01.13
WP
01.13
LAT
01.13
USAT
12.30
PW
01.14
Amz
(01.14)
UK:
Amz UK
(01.14)
Canada:
Amz.ca
(01.14)
This cell color indicates rankings on children’s bestsellers lists This cell color indicates rankings of books based on pre-publication sales [Italics and brackets, and/or this cell color, indicate stale data — rankings from one or more weeks before — and do not contribute to the cumulative weeks on any list totals]

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