Subscriber-Only Content; You must be a PW subscriber to access the bestseller archive. PW has integrated its print and digital subscriptions, offering exciting new benefits to subscribers, who are now entitled to both the print edition and the digital edition via our app or online. For more information on PW's new integrated subscription plan, click here. If you are currently a PW subscriber, click "Login" for full access to the site (if you have not done so already, you will need to set up your account for the new system by going here), or click the "Subscribe" button to become a PW subscriber. Email service@publishersweekly.com with questions.

Login or Subscribe
Select Back Issue:
Children's Frontlist Fiction
(Click title for review)
Rank Last Week Weeks on List Bibliographical Information
(Click title for review)
Pub Date Units
2016 YTD
1 1 3
Double Down (Diary of a Wimpy Kid #11)
Jeff Kinney, Author
Harry N. Abrams, $13.95 (224)
978-1-4197-2344-5
LAST WEEK: 1
WEEKS ON LIST: 3
PUB DATE: Nov 2016
UNITS SOLD: 112,655
2012 YTD: 502,447
Nov
2016
112,655
502,447
2 - 1
Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them: The Original Screenplay
J. K. Rowling, Author
Arthur A. Levine Books, $24.99 (224)
978-1-338-10906-1
LAST WEEK: -
WEEKS ON LIST: 1
PUB DATE: Nov 2016
UNITS SOLD: 99,778
2012 YTD: 101,009
Nov
2016
99,778
101,009
3 - 1
Dork Diaries 11: Tales from a Not-So-Friendly Frenemy
Rachel Ren Russell, Author, Rachel Ren Russell, Illustrator
Aladdin, $13.99 (304)
978-1-4814-7920-2
LAST WEEK: -
WEEKS ON LIST: 1
PUB DATE: Nov 2016
UNITS SOLD: 51,419
2012 YTD: 52,072
Nov
2016
51,419
52,072
4 2 16
Jack Thorne, Author, John Tiffany, Not Available, J K Rowling, Not Available
Arthur A. Levine Books, $29.99 (336)
978-1-338-09913-3
LAST WEEK: 2
WEEKS ON LIST: 16
PUB DATE: Jul 2016
UNITS SOLD: 30,676
2012 YTD: 4,082,022
Jul
2016
30,676
4,082,022
5 4 7
Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets: The Illustrated Edition (Harry Potter, Book 2)
J K Rowling, Author, Jim Kay, Illustrator
Arthur A. Levine Books, $39.99 (272)
978-0-545-79132-8
LAST WEEK: 4
WEEKS ON LIST: 7
PUB DATE: Oct 2016
UNITS SOLD: 14,213
2012 YTD: 166,223
Oct
2016
14,213
166,223
6 - 1
Tales from the Shadowhunter Academy
Cassandra Clare, Author, Sarah Rees Brennan, Author, Maureen Johnson, Author, Robin Wasserman, Author
Margaret K. McElderry Books, $23.99 (672)
978-1-4814-4325-8
LAST WEEK: -
WEEKS ON LIST: 1
PUB DATE: Nov 2016
UNITS SOLD: 11,122
2012 YTD: 11,321
Nov
2016
11,122
11,321
7 5 10
Raina Telgemeier, Author, Raina Telgemeier, Illustrator
Graphix, $10.99 (256)
978-0-545-54062-9
LAST WEEK: 5
WEEKS ON LIST: 10
PUB DATE: Sep 2016
UNITS SOLD: 10,771
2012 YTD: 126,295
Sep
2016
10,771
126,295
8 7 7
Rick Riordan, Author
Disney-Hyperion, $19.99 (528)
978-1-4231-6092-2
LAST WEEK: 7
WEEKS ON LIST: 7
PUB DATE: Oct 2016
UNITS SOLD: 8,428
2012 YTD: 137,716
Oct
2016
8,428
137,716
9 11 55
Jeff Kinney, Author
Amulet Books, $13.95 (224)
978-1-4197-1701-7
LAST WEEK: 11
WEEKS ON LIST: 55
PUB DATE: Nov 2015
UNITS SOLD: 8,047
2012 YTD: 408,900
Nov
2015
8,047
408,900
10 12 4
Middle School: Dog's Best Friend
James Patterson, Author, Chris Tebbetts, Author, Jomike Tejido, Illustrator
Jimmy Patterson, $13.99 (256)
978-0-316-34954-3
LAST WEEK: 12
WEEKS ON LIST: 4
PUB DATE: Oct 2016
UNITS SOLD: 7,270
2012 YTD: 33,405
Oct
2016
7,270
33,405
11 14 4
Dantdm: Trayaurus and the Enchanted Crystal
Dantdm, Author, Doreen Mulryan, Not Available, Mike Love, Not Available
HarperCollins, $19.99 (192)
978-0-06-257432-9
LAST WEEK: 14
WEEKS ON LIST: 4
PUB DATE: Oct 2016
UNITS SOLD: 6,913
2012 YTD: 40,502
Oct
2016
6,913
40,502
12 6 2
Marissa Meyer, Author
Feiwel & Friends, $19.99 (464)
978-1-250-04465-5
LAST WEEK: 6
WEEKS ON LIST: 2
PUB DATE: Nov 2016
UNITS SOLD: 5,349
2012 YTD: 16,765
Nov
2016
5,349
16,765
13 20 12
Dav Pilkey, Author
Graphix, $9.99 (240)
978-0-545-58160-8
LAST WEEK: 20
WEEKS ON LIST: 12
PUB DATE: Aug 2016
UNITS SOLD: 4,965
2012 YTD: 64,856
Aug
2016
4,965
64,856
14 19 17
Gravity Falls: Journal 3
Rob Renzetti, Author, Alex Hirsch, Author, Disney Storybook Art Team, Illustrator
Disney Press, $19.99 (288)
978-1-4847-4669-1
LAST WEEK: 19
WEEKS ON LIST: 17
PUB DATE: Jul 2016
UNITS SOLD: 4,903
2012 YTD: 125,900
Jul
2016
4,903
125,900
15 18 8
The Fever Code (Maze Runner, Book Five; Prequel)
James Dashner, Author
Delacorte Press, $18.99 (384)
978-0-553-51309-7
LAST WEEK: 18
WEEKS ON LIST: 8
PUB DATE: Sep 2016
UNITS SOLD: 4,888
2012 YTD: 77,914
Sep
2016
4,888
77,914
16 22 16
Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children (Movie Tie-In Edition)
Ransom Riggs, Author
Quirk Books, $11.99 (392)
978-1-59474-902-5
LAST WEEK: 22
WEEKS ON LIST: 16
PUB DATE: Aug 2016
UNITS SOLD: 4,149
2012 YTD: 149,670
Aug
2016
4,149
149,670
17 30 8
Five Nights at Freddy's: The Silver Eyes
Kira Breed-Wrisley, Author
Scholastic Inc., $9.99 (400)
978-1-338-13437-7
LAST WEEK: 30
WEEKS ON LIST: 8
PUB DATE: Sep 2016
UNITS SOLD: 3,469
2012 YTD: 29,310
Sep
2016
3,469
29,310
18 24 4
Trolls: The Junior Novelization
Random House, Author, Random House, Illustrator
Random House Books for Young Readers, $6.99 (144)
978-0-399-55910-5
LAST WEEK: 24
WEEKS ON LIST: 4
PUB DATE: Sep 2016
UNITS SOLD: 3,325
2012 YTD: 18,858
Sep
2016
3,325
18,858
19 34 11
Big Nate: Revenge of the Cream Puffs
Lincoln Peirce, Author
Andrews McMeel Publishing, $9.99 (184)
978-1-4494-6228-4
LAST WEEK: 34
WEEKS ON LIST: 11
PUB DATE: Sep 2016
UNITS SOLD: 2,769
2012 YTD: 39,032
Sep
2016
2,769
39,032
20 28 6
Star Wars Ahsoka
Zendaya Zendaya, Author, E K Johnston, Author, Jason P Wojtowicz, Designed by
Disney Lucasfilm Press, $17.99 (400)
978-1-4847-0566-7
LAST WEEK: 28
WEEKS ON LIST: 6
PUB DATE: Oct 2016
UNITS SOLD: 2,579
2012 YTD: 29,838
Oct
2016
2,579
29,838
21 41 29
Rick Riordan, Author
Disney-Hyperion, $19.99 (384)
978-1-4847-3274-8
LAST WEEK: 41
WEEKS ON LIST: 29
PUB DATE: May 2016
UNITS SOLD: 2,570
2012 YTD: 262,598
May
2016
2,570
262,598
22 - 1
Sara Pennypacker, Author, Jon Klassen, Illustrator
Balzer & Bray/Harperteen, $16.99 (288)
978-0-06-237701-2
LAST WEEK: -
WEEKS ON LIST: 1
PUB DATE: Feb 2016
UNITS SOLD: 2,554
2012 YTD: 104,516
Feb
2016
2,554
104,516
23 - 1
Nicola Yoon, Author
Delacorte Press, $18.99 (384)
978-0-553-49668-0
LAST WEEK: -
WEEKS ON LIST: 1
PUB DATE: Nov 2016
UNITS SOLD: 2,434
2012 YTD: 9,315
Nov
2016
2,434
9,315
24 34 12
Ransom Riggs, Author, Andrew Davidson, Illustrator
Dutton Books for Young Readers, $24.99 (192)
978-0-399-53853-7
LAST WEEK: 34
WEEKS ON LIST: 12
PUB DATE: Sep 2016
UNITS SOLD: 2,410
2012 YTD: 65,878
Sep
2016
2,410
65,878
25 33 12
Middle School, the Worst Years of My Life
Chris Tebbetts, With, James Patterson, Author, Chris Tebbetts, Author, Laura Park, Illustrator
Jimmy Patterson, $7.99 (320)
978-0-316-27691-7
LAST WEEK: 33
WEEKS ON LIST: 12
PUB DATE: Aug 2016
UNITS SOLD: 2,320
2012 YTD: 36,493
Aug
2016
2,320
36,493

For analysis of this week's lists, click here.

To download a printable PDF of our overall top 10 bestsellers, click here.

Information supplied by Nielsen BookScan. Copyright © 2016 The Nielsen Company. All rights reserved.

Nielsen BookScan, week 47 of 2016, data through 11/20/2016; PW Issue of Nov. 28, 2017
X
Stay ahead with
Tip Sheet!
Free newsletter: the hottest new books, features and more
X
X
X
Email Address

Password

Log In Lost Password

PW has integrated its print and digital subscriptions, offering exciting new benefits to subscribers, who are now entitled to both the print edition and the digital editions of PW (online or via our app). For instructions on how to set up your accout for digital access, click here. For more information, click here.

The part of the site you are trying to access is now available to subscribers only. Subscribers: to set up your digital subscription with the new system (if you have not done so already), click here. To subscribe, click here.

Email pw@pubservice.com with questions.

Not Registered? Click here.