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Weekly Bestsellers, 28 April


Both of last week’s debuts have dropped off lists after a single week. The highest ranking adult genre title this week is Brandon Sanderson’s Words of Radiance, ranking #16 on the New York Times list.


Title Debut / #wks on any list NYT
05.04
WP
04.27
LAT
04.27
USAT
04.20
PW
04.28
Amz
(04.28)
UK:
Amz UK
(04.28)
Canada:
Amz.ca
(04.28)
Items on list -x- number of lists surveyed   30×4 10×2 15×2 150 15×3 100 100 100
Hardcovers
Collins, Catching Fire 08.11.09 / 247 xxx..   xxx.. 111 +1 xxx.. xxx.. xxx.. xxx..
Collins, Mockingjay 02.16.10 / 220     xxx.. 49 -5 10 = xxx.. xxx.. xxx..
Doescher, William Shakespeare’s The Empire Striketh Back 03.31.14 / 5 18 +5   x   15 +5      
Gaiman, The Ocean at the End of the Lane 04.08.13 / 31 xxx.. xxx.. 6 + xxx.. xxx.. xxx.. xxx.. xxx..
Nix/Williams, Blood Ties 04.28.14 / 1         20 ++      
Riggs, Hollow City 01.06.14 / 17 10 -1     108 +34 17 = xxx..   xxx..
Riggs, Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children 05.14.12 / 83 6 -1     xxx.. xxx..      
Roth, Allegiant 08.26.13 / 36     15 -8 6 -2 2 -1 12 +3 14 -7 42 -9
Roth, Divergent Series Complete Box Set 03.31.14 / 5       8 +3   19 -5 30 -17 13 -6
Roth, Insurgent 05.07.12 / 104 xxx..   7 -3 5 -2 xxx.. 13 -1 8 -4 69 +18
Sanderson, Words of Radiance 02.17.14 / 11 16 +5 xxx 20 + xx 24 + xxx..   xxx
Weir, The Martian 02.17.14 / 10 xx   11 + xxx.. xxx xxx..   xxx..
Title Debut / #wks on any list NYT
05.04
WP
04.27
LAT
04.27
USAT
04.20
PW
04.28
Amz
(04.28)
UK:
Amz UK
(04.28)
Canada:
Amz.ca
(04.28)
Paperbacks [tpb=trade]
Atkinson, Life After Life [tpb] 01.20.14 / 15 x xxx.. x xxx.. xxx.. xxx.. 35 -10  
Card, Ender’s Game 07.05.11 / 104 14 -3 xxx.. xxx.. xxx.. xxx.. xxx..   xxx..
Clare, City of Bones [tpb] 04.08.08 / 84 xxx..     138 + xxx.. xxx.. xxx..  
Collins, Catching Fire [tpb] 06.04.12 / 58         22 +2 xxx.. xxx.. xxx..
Collins, The Hunger Games [tpb] 07.13.10 / 199 xxx..   xxx.. 104 +7 xxx.. xxx.. xxx.. xxx..
Dashner, The Maze Runner 03.31.14 / 5       18 =   xx    
Harris, Dead Ever After 04.07.14 / 3 24 -2              
King, Under the Dome, Part 1 03.24.14 / 4 xxx..       25 +      
King, Under the Dome, Part 2 04.07.14 / 4 xx     xxx 16 +3      
Lowry, The Giver 09.02.13 / 17       65 +11   xxx..    
Martin, A Clash of Kings 04.19.11 / 147 8 +5 xxx.. 14 + xxx.. xxx.. xxx.. xx xxx..
Martin, A Dance with Dragons 10.28.13 / 27 4 +1 xxx.. 8 + 94 +5 15 + x 55 -13 47 +
Martin, A Feast for Crows 09.19.06 / 157 15 +5   xxx.. xxx.. xxx.. xxx.. xxx.. xxx..
Martin, A Game of Thrones 12.28.10 / 163 2 +1 10 + xxx.. 22 +8 xxx.. xxx.. 26 +12 xxx..
Martin, A Game of Thrones [tpb] 04.05.11 / 104 7 +4 xxx.. 2 +10 xxx.. xxx.. xxx..    
Martin, A Song of Ice and Fire, 7 volumes (UK) 03.31.14 / 5             52 -22  
Martin, A Storm of Swords 04.19.11 / 146 11 +6   12 + xxx.. xxx.. xxx.. x xxx..
Martin, George R. R. Martin’s A Game of Thrones 5-Book Set 03.31.14 / 5       32 +4   11 -3   3 -2
Riggs, Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children [tpb] 06.17.13 / 43     xxx.. 45 +2 8 =      
Roth, Divergent [tpb] 06.17.13 / 46 xxx..   1 = 3 -2 6 -3 10 = 12 -1 37 -14
Title Debut / #wks on any list NYT
05.04
WP
04.27
LAT
04.27
USAT
04.20
PW
04.28
Amz
(04.28)
UK:
Amz UK
(04.28)
Canada:
Amz.ca
(04.28)
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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