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2014 YTD
1 1 6
Jeff Kinney, Author
Amulet Books, $13.95 (224)
978-1-4197-1189-3
LAST WEEK: 1
WEEKS ON LIST: 6
PUB DATE: Nov 2014
UNITS SOLD: 162,153
2012 YTD: 1,236,211
Nov
2014
162,153
1,236,211
2 4 7
Rush Revere and the American Revolution: Time-Travel Adventures with Exceptional Americans
Rush Limbaugh, Author
Threshold Editions, $19.99 (256)
978-1-4767-8987-3
LAST WEEK: 4
WEEKS ON LIST: 7
PUB DATE: Oct 2014
UNITS SOLD: 30,241
2012 YTD: 192,503
Oct
2014
30,241
192,503
3 5 10
The Blood of Olympus
Rick Riordan, Author
Disney-Hyperion, $19.99 (516)
978-1-4231-4673-5
LAST WEEK: 5
WEEKS ON LIST: 10
PUB DATE: Oct 2014
UNITS SOLD: 26,054
2012 YTD: 391,372
Oct
2014
26,054
391,372
4 6 11
Dork Diaries 8: Tales from a Not-So-Happily Ever After
Rachel Renee Russell, Author, Rachel Renee Russell, Illustrator
Aladdin Paperbacks, $13.99 (304)
978-1-4814-2184-3
LAST WEEK: 6
WEEKS ON LIST: 11
PUB DATE: Sep 2014
UNITS SOLD: 20,145
2012 YTD: 261,884
Sep
2014
20,145
261,884
5 10 36
John Green, Author
Speak, $12.99 (318)
978-0-14-242417-9
LAST WEEK: 10
WEEKS ON LIST: 36
PUB DATE: Apr 2014
UNITS SOLD: 18,439
2012 YTD: 1,766,164
Apr
2014
18,439
1,766,164
6 13 23
Veronica Roth, Author
Katherine Tegen Books, $17.99 (304)
978-0-06-234521-9
LAST WEEK: 13
WEEKS ON LIST: 23
PUB DATE: Jul 2014
UNITS SOLD: 17,711
2012 YTD: 599,568
Jul
2014
17,711
599,568
7 8 3
James Patterson, Author, Chris Grabenstein, Author, Juliana Neufeld, Illustrator
Little Brown and Company, $13.99 (352)
978-0-316-40591-1
LAST WEEK: 8
WEEKS ON LIST: 3
PUB DATE: Nov 2014
UNITS SOLD: 17,028
2012 YTD: 79,723
Nov
2014
17,028
79,723
8 26 6
Rush Revere and the First Patriots: Time-Travel Adventures with Exceptional Americans
Rush Limbaugh, Author
Threshold Editions, $19.99 (240)
978-1-4767-5588-5
LAST WEEK: 26
WEEKS ON LIST: 6
PUB DATE: Mar 2014
UNITS SOLD: 14,186
2012 YTD: 312,461
Mar
2014
14,186
312,461
9 23 24
Lois Lowry, Author
Harcourt Brace and Company, $8.99 (225)
978-0-544-33626-1
LAST WEEK: 23
WEEKS ON LIST: 24
PUB DATE: Jul 2014
UNITS SOLD: 12,252
2012 YTD: 282,297
Jul
2014
12,252
282,297
10 44 9
Invasion of the Overworld
Mark Cheverton, Author
Sky Pony Press, $9.99 (180)
978-1-63220-711-1
LAST WEEK: 44
WEEKS ON LIST: 9
PUB DATE: Aug 2014
UNITS SOLD: 10,962
2012 YTD: 75,947
Aug
2014
10,962
75,947
11 31 34
James Dashner, Author
Delacorte Press, $9.99 (329)
978-0-385-74289-4
LAST WEEK: 31
WEEKS ON LIST: 34
PUB DATE: Jan 2014
UNITS SOLD: 10,825
2012 YTD: 210,102
Jan
2014
10,825
210,102
12 36 16
Rick Riordan, Author, John Rocco, Illustrator
Disney-Hyperion, $24.99 (336)
978-1-4231-8364-8
LAST WEEK: 36
WEEKS ON LIST: 16
PUB DATE: Aug 2014
UNITS SOLD: 10,595
2012 YTD: 136,658
Aug
2014
10,595
136,658
13 27 5
The Bane Chronicles
Cassandra Clare, Author, Sarah Rees Brennan, Author, Maureen Johnson, Author
Margaret K. McElderry Books, $22.99 (507)
978-1-4424-9599-9
LAST WEEK: 27
WEEKS ON LIST: 5
PUB DATE: Nov 2014
UNITS SOLD: 9,845
2012 YTD: 57,212
Nov
2014
9,845
57,212
14 48 19
James Dashner, Author
Delacorte Press, $10.99 (375)
978-0-385-38520-6
LAST WEEK: 48
WEEKS ON LIST: 19
PUB DATE: Aug 2014
UNITS SOLD: 9,207
2012 YTD: 203,456
Aug
2014
9,207
203,456
15 29 28
Tales from a Not-So-Glam TV Star
Rachel Renee Russell, Author, Nikki Russell, With, Erin Russell, With
Aladdin Paperbacks, $13.99 (320)
978-1-4424-8767-3
LAST WEEK: 29
WEEKS ON LIST: 28
PUB DATE: Jun 2014
UNITS SOLD: 8,910
2012 YTD: 272,120
Jun
2014
8,910
272,120
16 - 1
The Quest for the Diamond Sword: A Minecraft Gamer's Adventure
Winter Morgan, Author
Sky Pony Press, $7.99 (105)
978-1-63220-442-4
LAST WEEK: -
WEEKS ON LIST: 1
PUB DATE: Aug 2014
UNITS SOLD: 8,084
2012 YTD: 77,685
Aug
2014
8,084
77,685
17 36 8
,
EVAL ERROR: syntax error at (eval 935) line 48, near "''"

Code:
line 1: package tmpevalpackage;
line 2: sub doEval { 
line 3: 	my($row,@sel,$count,%data,$entered_list,$entered_list_rank,$last_rank,%issue_data,$highest_row,$highest_rank,$highest_date,$average);
line 4: 	@sel = &Database::SelectClause('NIELSEN',"date_key starts_with \"''.\"");
line 5: 	
line 6: 	$count = @sel;
line 7: 	if($count) {
line 8: 		&Database::GetRow($sel[@sel - 1],'NIELSEN',\%data);
line 9: 
line 10: 		# last period
line 11: 		$last_rank = $data{'lw_rank'};
line 12: 		
line 13: 		# first period on list 
line 14: 		&Database::GetRow($sel[0],'NIELSEN',\%data);
line 15: 		$entered_list_rank = $data{'tw_rank'};
line 16: 		&Database::GetRow($data{'issue'},'ISSUE',\%issue_data);
line 17: 		my($d,$m,$y);
line 18: 		$d = substr($issue_data{'date'},6,2,);
line 19: 		$m = substr($issue_data{'date'},4,2,);
line 20: 		$y = substr($issue_data{'date'},0,4,);
line 21: 		$entered_list = "$m/$d/$y";
line 22: 
line 23: 		$highest_rank = 999;
line 24: 		foreach(@sel) {
line 25: 			$row = $_;
line 26: 			&Database::GetRow($row,'NIELSEN',\%data);
line 27: 			if($highest_rank > $data{'tw_rank'}) {
line 28: 				$highest_rank = $data{'tw_rank'};
line 29: 				$highest_row = $row;
line 30: 			}
line 31: 			$average += $data{'tw_rank'};
line 32: 		}
line 33: 
line 34: 		if($highest_row) {
line 35: 			&Database::GetRow($highest_row,'NIELSEN',\%data);
line 36: 			&Database::GetRow($data{'issue'},'ISSUE',\%issue_data);
line 37: 			my($d,$m,$y);
line 38: 			$d = substr($issue_data{'date'},6,2,);
line 39: 			$m = substr($issue_data{'date'},4,2,);
line 40: 			$y = substr($issue_data{'date'},0,4,);
line 41: 			$highest_date = "$m/$d/$y";
line 42: 		}
line 43: 
line 44: 		
line 45: 		if($count > 1) {
line 46: 			my $right = "<div class=\"bestseller-history\"><a href=\"#\" onClick=\"toggleNielsenStats('stats_''');return false;\"><img src=\"/images/icon-bestseller-history.png\" width=22 height=26 border=0></a></div>";
line 47: 
line 48: 			&Templates::ReWrite('<!-- NIELSEN_STATS_RIGHT_'' -->',$right);
line 49: 
line 50: 			print "<div id=\"stats_''\" style=\"display:none;\">";
line 51: 			print "Last rank $last_rank";
line 52: 			print "<br>Initial Rank $entered_list_rank";
line 53: 			print "<br>Initial Date $entered_list";
line 54: 			print "<br>Highest Rank $highest_rank";
line 55: 			print "<br>Highest Rank Date $highest_date";
line 56: 			print "<br>Average Rank " . sprintf('%.2f', $average / $count);
line 57: 			print "
[details]
Sales history for
"; line 58: print "</div>"; line 59: } line 60: } line 61: 1; line 62: }; line 63: &doEval(); line 64: 1;
LAST WEEK: 36
WEEKS ON LIST: 8
PUB DATE: Oct 2014
UNITS SOLD: 7,435
2012 YTD: 40,365
Oct
2014
7,435
40,365
18 40 7
Mockingjay (the Final Book of the Hunger Games)
Suzanne Collins, Author
Scholastic Press, $12.99 (400)
978-0-545-66326-7
LAST WEEK: 40
WEEKS ON LIST: 7
PUB DATE: Feb 2014
UNITS SOLD: 7,413
2012 YTD: 267,841
Feb
2014
7,413
267,841
19 33 22
Gayle Forman, Author
Speak, $10.99 (259)
978-0-14-751453-0
LAST WEEK: 33
WEEKS ON LIST: 22
PUB DATE: Jul 2014
UNITS SOLD: 7,376
2012 YTD: 333,926
Jul
2014
7,376
333,926
20 29 7
Big Nate: The Crowd Goes Wild! [With Poster]
Lincoln Peirce, Author
Andrews McMeel Publishing, $9.99 (222)
978-1-4494-3634-6
LAST WEEK: 29
WEEKS ON LIST: 7
PUB DATE: Oct 2014
UNITS SOLD: 6,501
2012 YTD: 53,284
Oct
2014
6,501
53,284
21 - 2
Treasure Hunters: Danger Down the Nile
James Patterson, Author, Chris Grabenstein, Author, Juliana Neufeld, Illustrator
Little Brown and Company, $14.99 (480)
978-0-316-37086-8
LAST WEEK: -
WEEKS ON LIST: 2
PUB DATE: Sep 2014
UNITS SOLD: 5,759
2012 YTD: 75,184
Sep
2014
5,759
75,184
22 - 1
Jacqueline Woodson, Author
Nancy Paulsen Books, $16.99 (336)
978-0-399-25251-8
LAST WEEK: -
WEEKS ON LIST: 1
PUB DATE: Aug 2014
UNITS SOLD: 5,437
2012 YTD: 19,871
Aug
2014
5,437
19,871
23 5 35
John Green, Author
Speak, $12.99 (318)
978-0-14-751373-1
LAST WEEK: 5
WEEKS ON LIST: 35
PUB DATE: Apr 2014
UNITS SOLD: 5,311
2012 YTD: 907,414
Apr
2014
5,311
907,414
24 - 3
,
EVAL ERROR: syntax error at (eval 975) line 48, near "''"

Code:
line 1: package tmpevalpackage;
line 2: sub doEval { 
line 3: 	my($row,@sel,$count,%data,$entered_list,$entered_list_rank,$last_rank,%issue_data,$highest_row,$highest_rank,$highest_date,$average);
line 4: 	@sel = &Database::SelectClause('NIELSEN',"date_key starts_with \"''.\"");
line 5: 	
line 6: 	$count = @sel;
line 7: 	if($count) {
line 8: 		&Database::GetRow($sel[@sel - 1],'NIELSEN',\%data);
line 9: 
line 10: 		# last period
line 11: 		$last_rank = $data{'lw_rank'};
line 12: 		
line 13: 		# first period on list 
line 14: 		&Database::GetRow($sel[0],'NIELSEN',\%data);
line 15: 		$entered_list_rank = $data{'tw_rank'};
line 16: 		&Database::GetRow($data{'issue'},'ISSUE',\%issue_data);
line 17: 		my($d,$m,$y);
line 18: 		$d = substr($issue_data{'date'},6,2,);
line 19: 		$m = substr($issue_data{'date'},4,2,);
line 20: 		$y = substr($issue_data{'date'},0,4,);
line 21: 		$entered_list = "$m/$d/$y";
line 22: 
line 23: 		$highest_rank = 999;
line 24: 		foreach(@sel) {
line 25: 			$row = $_;
line 26: 			&Database::GetRow($row,'NIELSEN',\%data);
line 27: 			if($highest_rank > $data{'tw_rank'}) {
line 28: 				$highest_rank = $data{'tw_rank'};
line 29: 				$highest_row = $row;
line 30: 			}
line 31: 			$average += $data{'tw_rank'};
line 32: 		}
line 33: 
line 34: 		if($highest_row) {
line 35: 			&Database::GetRow($highest_row,'NIELSEN',\%data);
line 36: 			&Database::GetRow($data{'issue'},'ISSUE',\%issue_data);
line 37: 			my($d,$m,$y);
line 38: 			$d = substr($issue_data{'date'},6,2,);
line 39: 			$m = substr($issue_data{'date'},4,2,);
line 40: 			$y = substr($issue_data{'date'},0,4,);
line 41: 			$highest_date = "$m/$d/$y";
line 42: 		}
line 43: 
line 44: 		
line 45: 		if($count > 1) {
line 46: 			my $right = "<div class=\"bestseller-history\"><a href=\"#\" onClick=\"toggleNielsenStats('stats_''');return false;\"><img src=\"/images/icon-bestseller-history.png\" width=22 height=26 border=0></a></div>";
line 47: 
line 48: 			&Templates::ReWrite('<!-- NIELSEN_STATS_RIGHT_'' -->',$right);
line 49: 
line 50: 			print "<div id=\"stats_''\" style=\"display:none;\">";
line 51: 			print "Last rank $last_rank";
line 52: 			print "<br>Initial Rank $entered_list_rank";
line 53: 			print "<br>Initial Date $entered_list";
line 54: 			print "<br>Highest Rank $highest_rank";
line 55: 			print "<br>Highest Rank Date $highest_date";
line 56: 			print "<br>Average Rank " . sprintf('%.2f', $average / $count);
line 57: 			print "
[details]
Sales history for
"; line 58: print "</div>"; line 59: } line 60: } line 61: 1; line 62: }; line 63: &doEval(); line 64: 1;
LAST WEEK: -
WEEKS ON LIST: 3
PUB DATE: Nov 2014
UNITS SOLD: 5,303
2012 YTD: 18,424
Nov
2014
5,303
18,424
25 -
E. Lockhart, Author
Delacorte Press, $17.99 (240)
978-0-385-74126-2
LAST WEEK: -
WEEKS ON LIST:
PUB DATE: May 2014
UNITS SOLD: 5,254
2012 YTD: 78,592
May
2014
5,254
78,592
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