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Weekly Bestsellers, 19 August


George R.R. Martin’s A Dance with Dragons is well passed the two year mark on the New York Times fiction hardcover list, where it debuted on July 26, 2011. This week’s rank at #12 is the 109th consecutive appearance on the extended list. (The counts on the NYT site and in print include only appearances on the list to 15th or 16th place — of which this week’s appearance is the 83rd.)


Title Debut / #wks on any list NYT
08.25
WP
07.28
LAT
08.11
USAT
08.11
PW
08.19
Amz
(08.19)
UK:
Amz UK
(08.19)
Canada:
Amz.ca
(08.19)
Items on list -x- number of lists surveyed   30×4 10×2 15×2 150 15×3 100 100 100
Hardcovers
Aaronovitch, Broken Homes (UK) 07.29.13 / 3             49 +  
Atkinson, Life After Life 04.08.13 / 19 x   19 -3 xxx.. xxx.. xxx xxx.. 57 +6
Atwood, MaddAddam (CANADA) 07.08.13 / 6               2 +4
Clare, City of Fallen Angels 04.05.11 / 19     xxx.. 87 +30 xx xxx.. xxx.. xxx..
Clare, City of Glass 03.24.09 / 24       69 +18 xxx.. xxx..   xxx..
Clare, City of Lost Souls 05.14.12 / 16       105 +22 xxx.. xxx.. xxx.. xxx..
Collins, Catching Fire 08.11.09 / 211 xxx..   xxx.. 66 -14 xxx.. xxx.. xxx.. xxx..
Collins, Mockingjay 02.16.10 / 184     xxx.. 88 -9 xxx.. xxx xxx.. xxx..
Fowler, We Are All Completely Beside Ourselves 06.10.13 / 5     15 +     xxx..    
Gaiman, The Ocean at the End of the Lane 04.08.13 / 14 9 -3 [ 9 ] 3 +1 57 -21 9 = 99 -19 116 -22 4 =
King, Doctor Sleep 05.27.13 / 10           x   59 +20
Lawrence, Emperor of Thorns 08.19.13 / 1       145 ++        
Martin, A Dance with Dragons 03.08.11 / 129 12 +1   xx 102 -4 xxx.. 79 -5 23 -3 12 -3
Pratchett, Raising Steam (UK) 08.12.13 / 2             21 +3  
Riggs, Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children 05.14.12 / 47 7 =     xxx.. xxx..      
Roth, Insurgent 05.07.12 / 68 3 =   xxx.. 26 -3 xxx.. 59 -1   xxx..
Salvatore, Forgotten Realms: The Companions: The Sundering, Book I 08.19.13 / 1 10 ++       11 ++      
Yancey, The 5th Wave 05.13.13 / 15 13 -1   xxx.. xxx.. xx xxx..    
Title Debut / #wks on any list NYT
08.25
WP
07.28
LAT
08.11
USAT
08.11
PW
08.19
Amz
(08.19)
UK:
Amz UK
(08.19)
Canada:
Amz.ca
(08.19)
Paperbacks [tpb=trade]
Andrews, Magic Rises 08.12.13 / 2 15 -14     x        
Bradbury, Fahrenheit 451 07.20.03 / 167       149 -18 xxx.. 62 + xxx.. xxx..
Brooks, World War Z 11.07.11 / 46 21 =   x xxx.. xx xxx.. xxx.. xxx..
Brooks, World War Z [tpb] 10.27.09 / 99 21 -1 [ 1 ] xxx 86 -36 xx   xxx.. xxx..
Card, Ender’s Game 07.05.11 / 68 2 +1 [ 8 ] 10 -2 22 +7 xx 43 -19   xxx..
Clare, City of Ashes [tpb] 04.07.09 / 31       43 +10       xxx..
Clare, City of Bones [tpb] 04.08.08 / 60 xxx..     7 +11 xx   22 +36  
Collins, Mockingjay [tpb] 06.04.12 / 41         xxx.. xxx.. 91 -36 xxx..
Collins, The Hunger Games [tpb] 07.13.10 / 163 xxx..   xxx.. 82 +11 xxx.. xxx xx xxx..
King, Joyland [tpb] 05.27.13 / 13 5 -3 [ 3 ] 8 -2 93 -30 6 -3 61 -15 xx 91 +4
King, Under the Dome [tpb] 07.06.10 / 31 20 -3   xxx.. 63 -14 17 -7 xxx.. xxx.. xx
Martin, A Clash of Kings 04.19.11 / 119 12 +1   x xx xxx.. xxx.. 84 -17 xxx..
Martin, A Feast for Crows 09.19.06 / 131 9 +7   xxx.. xx xxx.. xxx.. 30 -12 xxx..
Martin, A Game of Thrones 12.28.10 / 127 6 +1   11 -6 76 -9 xxx.. xxx.. 51 -16 xxx..
Martin, A Game of Thrones 4-Book Boxed Set 04.26.11 / 122       121 -40   12 -3 xxx.. 3 -1
Martin, A Storm of Swords 04.19.11 / 123 13 +1   14 -1 xx xxx.. xxx.. 35 -5 xxx..
Orwell, Nineteen Eighty-Four 07.20.03 / 183       xx   xxx.. xxx.. 60 -4
Riggs, Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children [tpb] 06.17.13 / 10     xxx.. 122 -12 xx      
Roth, Divergent [tpb] 06.17.13 / 10 2 =   xx 12 -4   31 -2   xxx..
Title Debut / #wks on any list NYT
08.25
WP
07.28
LAT
08.11
USAT
08.11
PW
08.19
Amz
(08.19)
UK:
Amz UK
(08.19)
Canada:
Amz.ca
(08.19)
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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