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Weekly Bestsellers, 25 March


Terry Brooks’ Bloodfire Quest (Del Rey), second in the “Dark Legacy of Shannara” trilogy, debuts on four lists, ranking as high as #7 on the New York Times fiction hardcover list.

And two editions of Hugh Howey’s Wool (Simon & Schuster) debut, the trade paperback edition ranking #2 on this week’s Washington Post paperback list.


Title Debut / #wks on any list NYT
03.31
WP
03.24
LAT
03.24
USAT
03.17
PW
03.25
Amz
(03.25)
UK:
Amz UK
(03.25)
Canada:
Amz.ca
(03.25)
Items on list -x- number of lists surveyed   30×4 10×2 15×2 150 15×3 100 100 100
Hardcovers
Briggs, Frost Burned 03.11.13 / 3 9 -8 9 -5 16 ++ 41 -39 12 -7 xx    
Brooks, Bloodfire Quest 03.25.13 / 1 7 ++ 8 ++   33 ++ 10 ++      
Clare, Clockwork Angel 08.31.10 / 20 12 +   xxx.. xxx..   xxx..   xxx..
Clare, Clockwork Prince 12.05.11 / 17 13 -1     xxx..   xxx..   xxx..
Clare, Clockwork Princess 03.18.13 / 2           12 -4 65 -29 8 -5
Collins, Catching Fire 08.11.09 / 190 xxx..   xxx.. 59 -3 xxx.. xxx.. xxx.. xxx..
Collins, Mockingjay 02.16.10 / 163     xxx.. 54 = xxx.. xxx.. xxx.. xxx..
Condie, Crossed 10.31.11 / 9 xxx..     xxx.. 21 ++ xxx..    
Harris, Dead Ever After 03.18.13 / 2           23 -2    
Howey, Wool 03.11.13 / 3 32 ++         103 -36    
Jordan/Sanderson, A Memory of Light 09.17.12 / 26 12 +1 xxx x xxx 15 +1 x xxx.. x
Martin, A Dance with Dragons 03.08.11 / 108 13 +3 xxx.. x 137 = xxx.. 73 = 57 +5 10 +32
Oates, The Accursed 03.18.13 / 2 21 +8   15 ++     x    
Riggs, Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children 05.14.12 / 32 15 =     xxx.. xxx..      
Roth, Insurgent 05.07.12 / 47 5 +2   xxx.. 126 +19 23 = xxx..   xxx..
Russell, Vampires in the Lemon Grove 02.25.13 / 5 xx   10 -5 xxx.. xx      
Salvatore, Forgotten Realms: The Last Threshold: Neverwinter Saga, Book IV 03.18.13 / 2 18 -8     x 23 -10      
Saunders, Tenth of December: Stories 01.21.13 / 10 15 = xxx 1 = xxx 21 +1 x   xxx
Weber, Shadow of Freedom 03.18.13 / 2 31 -20 x     x      
Title Debut / #wks on any list NYT
03.31
WP
03.24
LAT
03.24
USAT
03.17
PW
03.25
Amz
(03.25)
UK:
Amz UK
(03.25)
Canada:
Amz.ca
(03.25)
Paperbacks [tpb=trade]
Brooks, World War Z 11.07.11 / 29 xxx..   xxx xxx.. xxx.. 85 +4 xxx.. xxx..
Brooks, World War Z [tpb] 10.27.09 / 78 3 +6     83 +41 xxx..   xxx.. xxx..
Card, Ender’s Game 07.05.11 / 47 14 +   xxx.. xxx..        
Collins, Mockingjay [tpb] 06.04.12 / 29         xxx.. xxx.. 85 +11 xxx
Collins, The Hunger Games [tpb] 07.13.10 / 142 xxx..   xxx.. 75 -4 xxx.. xxx.. 99 -4 xxx..
Howey, Wool [tpb] 03.25.13 / 1 8 ++ 2 ++   145 ++ 15 ++      
King, The Dark Tower: The Wind Through the Keyhole 03.11.13 / 3 23 +3       15 +3      
Martin, A Clash of Kings 04.19.11 / 98 18 +6 xxx.. xxx.. xxx.. xxx.. xxx.. xxx.. xxx..
Martin, A Feast for Crows 09.19.06 / 110 17 +5   xxx.. xxx.. xxx.. xxx.. xxx.. xxx..
Martin, A Game of Thrones 12.28.10 / 106 8 +2 xxx.. 9 +5 109 +11 xxx.. xxx.. 76 +24 xxx..
Martin, A Game of Thrones [tpb] 04.05.11 / 79 31 + xxx.. xxx.. xxx.. xxx.. xxx..    
Martin, A Game of Thrones 4-Book Boxed Set 04.26.11 / 101   xxx..   xxx..   9 +5 xxx.. 6 +3
Martin, A Storm of Swords 04.19.11 / 102 16 +3   xxx.. xxx.. xxx.. xxx.. 92 +5 xxx..
Meyer, The Host 08.16.11 / 15 6 +7     8 +19 19 +   63 =  
Meyer, The Host [tpb] 04.27.10 / 28 12 +12 xxx..   xxx.. 13 +5      
Mitchell, Cloud Atlas (UK) 02.15.05 / 46             88 -15 xxx..
Morgenstern, The Night Circus [tpb] 07.09.12 / 38 27 = xxx.. xxx.. xxx.. xxx.. xxx.. xxx.. xxx..
Murakami, 1Q84 [tpb] 09.10.12 / 7 34 +   xx          
Reaves/Bohnhoff, Star Wars: The Last Jedi 03.11.13 / 3 32 +1              
Tolkien, The Hobbit     xxx.. xxx.. 93 +9 xxx..   xxx.. xxx..
Walker, The Age of Miracles 01.28.13 / 8 xxx..   4 +          
Zaf√≥n, The Prisoner of Heaven [tpb] 03.25.13 / 1 32 ++              
Title Debut / #wks on any list NYT
03.31
WP
03.24
LAT
03.24
USAT
03.17
PW
03.25
Amz
(03.25)
UK:
Amz UK
(03.25)
Canada:
Amz.ca
(03.25)
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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