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:
Sci-Fi
(Click title for review)
Rank Bibliographical Information
(Click title for review)
Pub Date
1
Ernest Cline, Author
Broadway Books, $14.00 (374)
978-0-307-88744-3
LAST WEEK: -
WEEKS ON LIST:
PUB DATE: Jun 2012
UNITS SOLD: 11,100
2012 YTD:
Jun
2012
2
The Force Awakens
Alan Dean Foster, Author
Del Rey Books, $9.99 (400)
978-1-101-96699-0
LAST WEEK: -
WEEKS ON LIST:
PUB DATE: Sep 2016
UNITS SOLD: 6,017
2012 YTD:
Sep
2016
3
M R Carey, Author
Orbit, $15.00 (448)
978-0-316-33475-4
LAST WEEK: -
WEEKS ON LIST:
PUB DATE: Apr 2015
UNITS SOLD: 5,968
2012 YTD:
Apr
2015
4
Pierce Brown, Author
Del Rey Books, $16.00 (544)
978-0-345-53986-1
LAST WEEK: -
WEEKS ON LIST:
PUB DATE: Sep 2016
UNITS SOLD: 4,584
2012 YTD:
Sep
2016
5
Andy Weir, Author
Broadway Books, $15.00 (400)
978-0-553-41802-6
LAST WEEK: -
WEEKS ON LIST:
PUB DATE: Oct 2014
UNITS SOLD: 4,514
2012 YTD:
Oct
2014
6
Ender's Game (Revised)
Orson Scott Card, Author, Orson Scott Card, Introduction by
Tor Books, $7.99 (384)
978-0-8125-5070-2
LAST WEEK: -
WEEKS ON LIST:
PUB DATE: Apr 1996
UNITS SOLD: 4,514
2012 YTD:
Apr
1996
7
Station Eleven
Emily St John Mandel, Author
Vintage, $15.95 (352)
978-0-8041-7244-8
LAST WEEK: -
WEEKS ON LIST:
PUB DATE: Jun 2015
UNITS SOLD: 3,746
2012 YTD:
Jun
2015
8
The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy
Douglas Adams, Author
Ballantine Books, $7.99 (224)
978-0-345-39180-3
LAST WEEK: -
WEEKS ON LIST:
PUB DATE: Sep 1995
UNITS SOLD: 3,712
2012 YTD:
Sep
1995
9
Classic Tales of Science Fiction & Fantasy
Jules Verne, Author, H. G. Wells, Author, Edgar Rice Burroughs, Author, Jack London, Author, Arthur Conan Doyle, Author
Canterbury Classics, $24.99 (1024)
978-1-62686-801-4
LAST WEEK: -
WEEKS ON LIST:
PUB DATE: Nov 2016
UNITS SOLD: 3,605
2012 YTD:
Nov
2016
10
Neal Stephenson, Author
William Morrow & Company, $17.99 (880)
978-0-06-233451-0
LAST WEEK: -
WEEKS ON LIST:
PUB DATE: May 2016
UNITS SOLD: 3,478
2012 YTD:
May
2016

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, data for the five-week period ending 10/30/16
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.