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Pub Date Units
2018 YTD
1 - 1
J D Robb, Author
St. Martin's Press, $28.99 (400)
978-1-250-16156-7
LAST WEEK: -
WEEKS ON LIST: 1
PUB DATE: Sep 2018
UNITS SOLD: 28,002
YTD: 28,669
Sep
2018
28,002
28,669
2 - 1
In His Father's Footsteps
Danielle Steel, Author
Delacorte Press, $28.99 (336)
978-0-399-17926-6
LAST WEEK: -
WEEKS ON LIST: 1
PUB DATE: Sep 2018
UNITS SOLD: 20,774
YTD: 21,160
Sep
2018
20,774
21,160
3 1 4
Texas Ranger
James Patterson, Author
Little Brown and Company, $28.00 (368)
978-0-316-55666-8
LAST WEEK: 1
WEEKS ON LIST: 4
PUB DATE: Aug 2018
UNITS SOLD: 12,433
YTD: 91,848
Aug
2018
12,433
91,848
4 3 14
Bill Clinton, Author, James Patterson, Author
Little, Brown and Company and Knopf, $30.00 (400)
978-0-316-41269-8
LAST WEEK: 3
WEEKS ON LIST: 14
PUB DATE: Jun 2018
UNITS SOLD: 11,360
YTD: 604,310
Jun
2018
11,360
604,310
5 - 1
Dark Sentinel
Christine Feehan, Author
Berkley Books, $27.00 (400)
978-0-451-49008-7
LAST WEEK: -
WEEKS ON LIST: 1
PUB DATE: Sep 2018
UNITS SOLD: 9,204
YTD: 9,487
Sep
2018
9,204
9,487
6 - 1
Craig Johnson, Author
Viking, $28.00 (304)
978-0-525-52247-8
LAST WEEK: -
WEEKS ON LIST: 1
PUB DATE: Sep 2018
UNITS SOLD: 8,617
YTD: 9,248
Sep
2018
8,617
9,248
7 2 2
The Fall of Gondolin
J R R Tolkien, Author, Christopher Tolkien, Editor, Alan Lee, Illustrator
Houghton Mifflin, $30.00 (320)
978-1-328-61304-2
LAST WEEK: 2
WEEKS ON LIST: 2
PUB DATE: Aug 2018
UNITS SOLD: 8,300
YTD: 24,640
Aug
2018
8,300
24,640
8 5 16
Stephen King, Author
Scribner Book Company, $30.00 (576)
978-1-5011-8098-9
LAST WEEK: 5
WEEKS ON LIST: 16
PUB DATE: May 2018
UNITS SOLD: 7,119
YTD: 393,471
May
2018
7,119
393,471
9 4 5
Sandra Brown, Author
Grand Central Publishing, $27.00 (300)
978-1-4555-7216-8
LAST WEEK: 4
WEEKS ON LIST: 5
PUB DATE: Aug 2018
UNITS SOLD: 6,101
YTD: 56,405
Aug
2018
6,101
56,405
10 26 4
Delia Owens, Author
G.P. Putnam's Sons, $26.00 (384)
978-0-7352-1909-0
LAST WEEK: 26
WEEKS ON LIST: 4
PUB DATE: Aug 2018
UNITS SOLD: 5,036
YTD: 12,194
Aug
2018
5,036
12,194
11 - 1
R. A. Salvatore, Author
Voyager, $27.99 (432)
978-0-06-268859-0
LAST WEEK: -
WEEKS ON LIST: 1
PUB DATE: Sep 2018
UNITS SOLD: 4,573
YTD: 4,600
Sep
2018
4,573
4,600
12 6 3
Karin Slaughter, Author
William Morrow & Company, $27.99 (480)
978-0-06-243027-4
LAST WEEK: 6
WEEKS ON LIST: 3
PUB DATE: Aug 2018
UNITS SOLD: 4,518
YTD: 19,545
Aug
2018
4,518
19,545
13 - 1
J a Jance, Author
William Morrow & Company, $27.99 (368)
978-0-06-265757-2
LAST WEEK: -
WEEKS ON LIST: 1
PUB DATE: Sep 2018
UNITS SOLD: 3,874
YTD: 4,036
Sep
2018
3,874
4,036
14 7 22
Madeline Miller, Author
Lee Boudreaux Books, $27.00 (400)
978-0-316-55634-7
LAST WEEK: 7
WEEKS ON LIST: 22
PUB DATE: Apr 2018
UNITS SOLD: 3,707
YTD: 85,432
Apr
2018
3,707
85,432
15 9 14
Tommy Orange, Author
Knopf Publishing Group, $26.95 (304)
978-0-525-52037-5
LAST WEEK: 9
WEEKS ON LIST: 14
PUB DATE: Jun 2018
UNITS SOLD: 3,676
YTD: 77,472
Jun
2018
3,676
77,472
16 10 8
Debbie Macomber, Author
Ballantine Books, $27.00 (352)
978-0-399-18125-2
LAST WEEK: 10
WEEKS ON LIST: 8
PUB DATE: Jul 2018
UNITS SOLD: 3,498
YTD: 70,735
Jul
2018
3,498
70,735
17 - 1
Stephen King, Editor, Bev Vincent, Editor
Cemetery Dance Publications, $27.95 (336p)
978-1-58767-679-6
LAST WEEK: -
WEEKS ON LIST: 1
PUB DATE: Sep 2018
UNITS SOLD: 3,346
YTD: 3,603
Sep
2018
3,346
3,603
18 - 1
Gary Shteyngart, Author
Random House, $28.00 (352)
978-0-8129-9741-5
LAST WEEK: -
WEEKS ON LIST: 1
PUB DATE: Sep 2018
UNITS SOLD: 3,325
YTD: 3,674
Sep
2018
3,325
3,674
19 11 52
Celeste Ng, Author
Penguin Press, $27.00 (352)
978-0-7352-2429-2
LAST WEEK: 11
WEEKS ON LIST: 52
PUB DATE: Sep 2017
UNITS SOLD: 3,229
YTD: 252,972
Sep
2017
3,229
252,972
20 18 36
A J Finn, Author
William Morrow & Company, $26.99 (448)
978-0-06-267841-6
LAST WEEK: 18
WEEKS ON LIST: 36
PUB DATE: Jan 2018
UNITS SOLD: 3,062
YTD: 307,268
Jan
2018
3,062
307,268
21 12 6
Catherine Coulter, Author
Gallery Books, $27.99 (448)
978-1-5011-3812-6
LAST WEEK: 12
WEEKS ON LIST: 6
PUB DATE: Jul 2018
UNITS SOLD: 2,937
YTD: 42,164
Jul
2018
2,937
42,164
22 13 15
Nora Roberts, Author
St. Martin's Press, $27.99 (432)
978-1-250-16159-8
LAST WEEK: 13
WEEKS ON LIST: 15
PUB DATE: May 2018
UNITS SOLD: 2,916
YTD: 136,368
May
2018
2,916
136,368
23 - 1
Ann Cleeves, Author
Minotaur Books, $26.99 (400)
978-1-250-12484-5
LAST WEEK: -
WEEKS ON LIST: 1
PUB DATE: Sep 2018
UNITS SOLD: 2,783
YTD: 2,889
Sep
2018
2,783
2,889
24 20 31
Kristin Hannah, Author
St. Martin's Press, $28.99 (448)
978-0-312-57723-0
LAST WEEK: 20
WEEKS ON LIST: 31
PUB DATE: Feb 2018
UNITS SOLD: 2,629
YTD: 282,059
Feb
2018
2,629
282,059
25 19 5
Shari Lapena, Author
Pamela Dorman Books, $26.00 (320)
978-0-525-55762-3
LAST WEEK: 19
WEEKS ON LIST: 5
PUB DATE: Aug 2018
UNITS SOLD: 2,624
YTD: 20,673
Aug
2018
2,624
20,673

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Information supplied by NPD BookScan. Copyright © 2017 The NPD Group. All rights reserved.

Print-unit sales figures for the week ended Sept. 2 include sales from an online retailer that had been unable to provide data for the weeks ended Aug. 19 and Aug. 26. NPD included those weeks’ sales in the totals for the week ended Sept. 2.
NPD BookScan, week 37 of 2018, data through 09/09/2018; PW Issue of September 17, 2018
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