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Weekly Bestsellers, 16 September


Sherrilyn Kenyon’s Styxx (St. Martin’s), 23rd book in her Dark-Hunter series, and Margaret Atwood’s MaddAddam (Doubleday/Nan A. Talese), debut on US print lists this week. Kenyon’s novel ranks as high as #3 on USA Today‘s list, #4 at NY Times; Atwood is #7 at Washington Post, #8 at NYT, and #9 at USAT.

Also, S.M. Stirling’s The Given Sacrifice (Roc) shows up on print lists — #22 on the extended NYT list, #25 at Publishers Weekly.

In paperback, Seanan McGuire’s Chimes at Midnight (DAW), debuts at #20 on the NYT list, #95 on the extended USAT list.

And with news of an upcoming film project, J.K. Rowling’s Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them is selling again on the Amazon sites.


Title Debut / #wks on any list NYT
09.22
WP
09.15
LAT
09.15
USAT
09.08
PW
09.16
Amz
(09.16)
UK:
Amz UK
(09.16)
Canada:
Amz.ca
(09.16)
Items on list -x- number of lists surveyed   30×4 10×2 15×2 150 15×3 100 100 100
Hardcovers
Atwood, MaddAddam 09.09.13 / 2 8 ++ 7 ++   64 ++ 9 ++ 120 -39    
Atwood, MaddAddam (CANADA) 07.08.13 / 10             xxx 2 -1
Clare, City of Fallen Angels 04.05.11 / 23     xxx.. 30 +1 8 = xxx.. xxx xxx
Clare, City of Glass 03.24.09 / 28       21 = xxx.. xxx.. x xxx..
Clare, City of Lost Souls 05.14.12 / 20       36 +5 xxx.. xxx.. x 82 +
Clare, Clockwork Prince 12.05.11 / 29 xxx..     xxx.. 19 -1 xxx..   xxx..
Clare, Clockwork Princess 03.18.13 / 23       xxx.. 16 +1 xxx.. xxx.. xxx..
Collins, Catching Fire 08.11.09 / 215 xxx..   xxx.. 68 -4 2 +2 xxx.. xxx.. xxx..
Collins, Mockingjay 02.16.10 / 188     xxx.. 107 -3 xxx.. xxx.. xxx.. xxx..
Gaiman, The Ocean at the End of the Lane 04.08.13 / 18 19 -2 xxx 9 = 132 -18 24 -3 xxx.. xxx.. 38 -14
Goodkind, The Third Kingdom 09.02.13 / 3 24 -10 xx   x 20 -4     xx
Kenyon, Styxx 09.16.13 / 1 4 ++     5 ++ 3 ++      
King, Doctor Sleep 05.27.13 / 14           5 +10 61 ++ 22 -2
Martin, A Dance with Dragons 03.08.11 / 133 17 -1 xxx.. 15 + 139 + xxx.. 77 + 65 -22 83 -44
Miller, Star Wars: Kenobi 09.09.13 / 2 x     x 21 -9      
Pratchett, Raising Steam (UK) 08.12.13 / 6             30 +1  
Pynchon, Bleeding Edge 09.16.13 / 1           20 ++   51 ++
Riggs, Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children 05.14.12 / 51 8 +2     xxx.. 5 +1      
Roth, Allegiant 08.26.13 / 4           10 =   14 +3
Roth, Insurgent 05.07.12 / 72 3 =   xxx.. 24 +4 xxx.. 58 -8   xxx..
Shannon, The Bone Season 08.26.13 / 4 13 -3 xx 6 ++ 106 -46 14 -4 xxx xxx  
Stirling, The Given Sacrifice 09.16.13 / 1 22 ++       25 ++      
Yancey, The 5th Wave 05.13.13 / 19 15 =   x xxx.. x xxx..    
Title Debut / #wks on any list NYT
09.22
WP
09.15
LAT
09.15
USAT
09.08
PW
09.16
Amz
(09.16)
UK:
Amz UK
(09.16)
Canada:
Amz.ca
(09.16)
Paperbacks [tpb=trade]
Atwood, Oryx and Crake (UK) 04.05.04 / 7               63 ++
Bradbury, Fahrenheit 451 07.20.03 / 171   xxx..   109 +25 xxx.. 116 -30 xxx.. xxx..
Card, Ender’s Game 07.05.11 / 72 4 +2 xx 7 + 33 +1 xxx.. 70 -32   xxx..
Card, Ender’s Game [tpb] 07.29.13 / 5 14 +       20 +2      
Clare, City of Ashes [tpb] 04.07.09 / 35       16 -2   x x xxx..
Clare, City of Bones [tpb] 04.08.08 / 64 xxx..     8 -4 7 -2 x x  
Collins, The Hunger Games [tpb] 07.13.10 / 167 xxx..   xxx.. 77 -8 xxx.. xx xxx.. xxx..
Howey, Dust [tpb] 08.26.13 / 4       93 -17        
King, Joyland [tpb] 05.27.13 / 17 13 = xxx xxx xx 12 -2 90 + xxx.. xxx
King, Under the Dome [tpb] 07.06.10 / 35 18 + xxx.. xxx.. 94 +23 20 = xxx.. xxx.. xxx..
Lowry, The Giver 09.02.13 / 3       97 +2   100 ++    
Martin, A Clash of Kings 04.19.11 / 123 21 -4 xxx.. xxx xxx.. xxx.. xxx.. xxx xxx..
Martin, A Feast for Crows 09.19.06 / 135 19 -1   xxx xxx.. xxx.. xxx.. 58 -5 xxx..
Martin, A Game of Thrones 12.28.10 / 131 11 +1 xxx.. xx 146 +2 xxx.. xxx.. x xxx..
Martin, A Game of Thrones 4-Book Boxed Set 04.26.11 / 126   xxx..   124 +   40 -16 xxx.. 17 -1
Martin, A Storm of Swords 04.19.11 / 127 24 -3   xxx.. xxx xxx.. xxx.. 68 -28 xxx..
McGuire, Chimes at Midnight 09.16.13 / 1 20 ++     95 ++        
Roth, Divergent [tpb] 06.17.13 / 14 2 -1   x 13 -3   22 -1   xxx..
Rowling, Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them (UK) 07.06.03 / 3             77 ++ 83 ++
Rowling, Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them [tpb] 09.16.13 / 1           79 ++    
Title Debut / #wks on any list NYT
09.22
WP
09.15
LAT
09.15
USAT
09.08
PW
09.16
Amz
(09.16)
UK:
Amz UK
(09.16)
Canada:
Amz.ca
(09.16)
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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