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Weekly Bestsellers, 26 August


Samantha Shannon’s The Bone Season (Bloomsbury), published last week to much fanfare, is on two Amazon lists today, though not very high, #54 on the US list and #45 on the Canada list. It will be at least one more week before it could appear on any print lists.


Title Debut / #wks on any list NYT
09.01
WP
08.25
LAT
08.25
USAT
08.18
PW
08.26
Amz
(08.26)
UK:
Amz UK
(08.26)
Canada:
Amz.ca
(08.26)
Items on list -x- number of lists surveyed   30×4 10×2 15×2 150 15×3 100 100 100
Hardcovers
Atkinson, Life After Life 04.08.13 / 20 xx xxx.. x xxx.. xxx.. xxx.. xxx.. 84 -27
Atwood, MaddAddam (CANADA) 07.08.13 / 7             68 ++ 2 =
Clare, City of Fallen Angels 04.05.11 / 20     xxx.. 52 +35 9 + xxx.. 67 + 98 +
Clare, City of Glass 03.24.09 / 25       43 +26 xxx.. xxx.. 61 ++ xxx..
Clare, City of Lost Souls 05.14.12 / 17       68 +37 xxx.. xxx.. xxx.. xxx..
Clare, Clockwork Prince 12.05.11 / 26 xxx..     xxx.. 22 + xxx..   xxx..
Clare, Clockwork Princess 03.18.13 / 20       xxx.. 14 + xxx.. xxx.. xxx..
Collins, Catching Fire 08.11.09 / 212 xxx..   xxx.. 58 +8 4 + xxx.. xxx.. xxx..
Collins, Mockingjay 02.16.10 / 185     xxx.. 80 +8 xxx.. xxx.. xxx.. xxx..
Fowler, We Are All Completely Beside Ourselves 06.10.13 / 6     16 -1     xxx..    
Gaiman, The Ocean at the End of the Lane 04.08.13 / 15 8 +1 10 + 2 +1 70 -13 10 -1 x x 13 -9
King, Doctor Sleep 05.27.13 / 11           78 +   29 +30
Martin, A Dance with Dragons 03.08.11 / 130 10 +2 xxx.. 14 + 118 -16 xxx.. x 21 +2 38 -26
Pratchett, Raising Steam (UK) 08.12.13 / 3             20 +1  
Riggs, Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children 05.14.12 / 48 6 +1     xxx.. 3 +      
Roth, Allegiant 08.26.13 / 1           24 ++   69 ++
Roth, Insurgent 05.07.12 / 69 3 =   xxx.. 20 +6 xxx.. 72 -13   xxx..
Salvatore, Forgotten Realms: The Companions: The Sundering, Book I 08.19.13 / 2 12 -2       19 -8      
Shannon, The Bone Season 08.26.13 / 1           54 ++ 45 ++  
Yancey, The 5th Wave 05.13.13 / 16 13 =   xxx.. xxx.. 16 + xxx..    
Title Debut / #wks on any list NYT
09.01
WP
08.25
LAT
08.25
USAT
08.18
PW
08.26
Amz
(08.26)
UK:
Amz UK
(08.26)
Canada:
Amz.ca
(08.26)
Paperbacks [tpb=trade]
Andrews, Magic Rises 08.12.13 / 3 21 -6     xx        
Bradbury, Fahrenheit 451 07.20.03 / 168   xxx..   102 +47 xxx.. 80 -18 xxx.. xxx..
Brooks, World War Z 11.07.11 / 47 24 -3   xx xxx.. xxx xxx.. xxx.. xxx..
Brooks, World War Z [tpb] 10.27.09 / 100 21 = xxx.. xxx.. 110 -24 xxx   xxx.. xxx..
Card, Ender’s Game 07.05.11 / 69 1 +1 9 + 7 +3 25 -3 xxx 56 -13   xxx..
Card, Ender’s Game [tpb] 07.29.13 / 2 12 +       15 ++      
Clare, City of Ashes [tpb] 04.07.09 / 32       22 +21     35 ++ xxx..
Clare, City of Bones [tpb] 04.08.08 / 61 xxx..     5 +2 7 +   18 +4  
Collins, The Hunger Games [tpb] 07.13.10 / 164 xxx..   xxx.. 81 +1 xxx.. 82 + xxx xxx..
Howey, Dust [tpb] 08.26.13 / 1       11 ++        
King, Joyland [tpb] 05.27.13 / 14 4 +1 8 + 13 -5 119 -26 6 = 114 -53 xxx 100 -9
King, Under the Dome [tpb] 07.06.10 / 32 19 +1 xxx.. xxx.. 62 +1 16 +1 xxx.. xxx.. xxx
Martin, A Clash of Kings 04.19.11 / 120 8 +4 xxx.. 12 + xxx xxx.. xxx.. 70 +14 xxx..
Martin, A Feast for Crows 09.19.06 / 132 12 -3   15 + xxx xxx.. xxx.. 23 +7 xxx..
Martin, A Game of Thrones 12.28.10 / 128 3 +3 xxx.. 9 +2 83 -7 xxx.. xxx.. 66 -15 xxx..
Martin, A Game of Thrones 4-Book Boxed Set 04.26.11 / 123   xxx..   146 -25   18 -6 xxx.. 9 -6
Martin, A Storm of Swords 04.19.11 / 124 9 +4   x 143 + xxx.. xxx.. 24 +11 xxx..
Orwell, Nineteen Eighty-Four 07.20.03 / 184       xxx   xxx.. xxx.. 83 -23
Riggs, Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children [tpb] 06.17.13 / 11     14 + 100 +22 xxx      
Roth, Divergent [tpb] 06.17.13 / 11 2 =   xxx 8 +4   26 +5   xxx..
Title Debut / #wks on any list NYT
09.01
WP
08.25
LAT
08.25
USAT
08.18
PW
08.26
Amz
(08.26)
UK:
Amz UK
(08.26)
Canada:
Amz.ca
(08.26)
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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