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Weekly Bestsellers, 5 May


Christopher Moore’s The Serpent of Venice (Morrow) debuts on four lists, ranking as high as #5 on the New York Times fiction hardcover list.


Title Debut / #wks on any list NYT
05.11
WP
05.04
LAT
05.04
USAT
04.27
PW
05.05
Amz
(05.05)
UK:
Amz UK
(05.05)
Canada:
Amz.ca
(05.05)
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 / 248 xxx..   xxx.. 129 -18 xxx.. xxx.. xxx.. xxx..
Collins, Mockingjay 02.16.10 / 221     xxx.. 56 -7 10 = xxx.. xxx.. xxx..
Doescher, William Shakespeare’s The Empire Striketh Back 03.31.14 / 6 25 -7   xx   20 -5      
Gaiman, The Ocean at the End of the Lane 04.08.13 / 32 xxx.. xxx.. 11 -5 xxx.. xxx.. xxx.. xxx.. xxx..
King, Mr. Mercedes 02.17.14 / 4           xxx.. xxx.. 80 ++
Moore, The Serpent of Venice 05.05.14 / 1 5 ++ 8 ++   48 ++ 7 ++      
Riggs, Hollow City 01.06.14 / 18 9 +1     141 -33 12 +5 xxx..   xxx..
Riggs, Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children 05.14.12 / 84 6 =     xxx.. xxx..      
Roth, Allegiant 08.26.13 / 37     12 +3 6 = 2 = 16 -4 18 -4 25 +17
Roth, Divergent Series Complete Box Set 03.31.14 / 6       17 -9   21 -2 41 -11 12 +1
Roth, Insurgent 05.07.12 / 105 xxx..   7 = 5 = xxx.. 12 +1 10 -2 46 +23
Sanderson, Words of Radiance 02.17.14 / 12 20 -4 xxx.. x xxx x xxx..   xxx..
Title Debut / #wks on any list NYT
05.11
WP
05.04
LAT
05.04
USAT
04.27
PW
05.05
Amz
(05.05)
UK:
Amz UK
(05.05)
Canada:
Amz.ca
(05.05)
Paperbacks [tpb=trade]
Atkinson, Life After Life [tpb] 01.20.14 / 16 xx xxx.. xx xxx.. xxx.. xxx.. 20 +15  
Card, Ender’s Game 07.05.11 / 105 19 -5 xxx.. xxx.. xxx.. xxx.. xxx..   xxx..
Clare, City of Bones [tpb] 04.08.08 / 85 xxx..     149 -11 xxx.. xxx.. xxx..  
Clare, City of Lost Souls [tpb] 05.05.14 / 1         23 ++      
Collins, Catching Fire [tpb] 06.04.12 / 59         22 = xxx.. xxx.. xxx..
Dashner, The Maze Runner 03.31.14 / 6       25 -7   xxx    
Eggers, The Circle [tpb] 05.05.14 / 1 12 ++              
King, Under the Dome, Part 1 03.24.14 / 5 25 +       x      
King, Under the Dome, Part 2 04.07.14 / 5 xxx     xxx.. 20 -4      
Lowry, The Giver 09.02.13 / 18       91 -26   xxx..    
Martin, A Clash of Kings 04.19.11 / 148 12 -4 xxx.. 12 +2 125 + xxx.. xxx.. 82 + xxx..
Martin, A Dance with Dragons 10.28.13 / 28 5 -1 xxx.. 11 -3 88 +6 17 -2 96 + 38 +17 97 -50
Martin, A Feast for Crows 09.19.06 / 158 21 -6   xxx.. xxx.. xxx.. xxx.. xxx.. xxx..
Martin, A Game of Thrones 12.28.10 / 164 2 = x xxx.. 32 -10 xxx.. xxx.. 25 +1 xxx..
Martin, A Game of Thrones [tpb] 04.05.11 / 105 8 -1 xxx.. 1 +1 xxx.. xxx.. xxx..    
Martin, A Song of Ice and Fire, 7 volumes (UK) 03.31.14 / 6             48 +4  
Martin, A Storm of Swords 04.19.11 / 147 18 -7   x xxx.. xxx.. xxx.. 59 + xxx..
Martin, George R. R. Martin’s A Game of Thrones 5-Book Set 03.31.14 / 6       36 -4   10 +1   3 =
Riggs, Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children [tpb] 06.17.13 / 44     xxx.. 62 -17 6 +2      
Roth, Divergent [tpb] 06.17.13 / 47 xxx..   3 -2 4 -1 5 +1 13 -3 17 -5 45 -8
Wecker, The Golem and the Jinni [tpb] 01.13.14 / 5 xxx..   15 + xxx..        
Title Debut / #wks on any list NYT
05.11
WP
05.04
LAT
05.04
USAT
04.27
PW
05.05
Amz
(05.05)
UK:
Amz UK
(05.05)
Canada:
Amz.ca
(05.05)
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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