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Pub Date Units
2020 YTD
1 - 1
John Grisham, Author
Doubleday Books, $29.95 (480)
978-0-385-54596-9
LAST WEEK: -
WEEKS ON LIST: 1
PUB DATE: Oct 2020
UNITS SOLD: 87,914
YTD: 87,914
Oct
2020
87,914
87,914
2 1 3
The Return
Nicholas Sparks, Author
Grand Central Publishing, $28.00 (368)
978-1-5387-2857-4
LAST WEEK: 1
WEEKS ON LIST: 3
PUB DATE: Sep 2020
UNITS SOLD: 40,003
YTD: 195,808
Sep
2020
40,003
195,808
3 6 5
Ken Follett, Author
Viking, $38.00 (928)
978-0-525-95498-9
LAST WEEK: 6
WEEKS ON LIST: 5
PUB DATE: Sep 2020
UNITS SOLD: 13,295
YTD: 113,876
Sep
2020
13,295
113,876
4 7 4
Jodi Picoult, Author
Ballantine Books, $28.99 (432)
978-1-9848-1835-5
LAST WEEK: 7
WEEKS ON LIST: 4
PUB DATE: Sep 2020
UNITS SOLD: 12,690
YTD: 77,676
Sep
2020
12,690
77,676
5 3 2
Tana French, Author
Viking, $27.00 (464)
978-0-7352-2465-0
LAST WEEK: 3
WEEKS ON LIST: 2
PUB DATE: Oct 2020
UNITS SOLD: 12,288
YTD: 39,206
Oct
2020
12,288
39,206
6 - 1
Debbie Macomber, Author
Ballantine Books, $20.00 (272)
978-1-9848-1875-1
LAST WEEK: -
WEEKS ON LIST: 1
PUB DATE: Oct 2020
UNITS SOLD: 11,986
YTD: 11,986
Oct
2020
11,986
11,986
7 5 2
V E Schwab, Author
Tor Books, $26.99 (464)
978-0-7653-8756-1
LAST WEEK: 5
WEEKS ON LIST: 2
PUB DATE: Oct 2020
UNITS SOLD: 11,545
YTD: 29,983
Oct
2020
11,545
29,983
8 2 2
Elin Hilderbrand, Author
Little Brown and Company, $28.00 (272)
978-0-316-43558-1
LAST WEEK: 2
WEEKS ON LIST: 2
PUB DATE: Oct 2020
UNITS SOLD: 11,289
YTD: 50,768
Oct
2020
11,289
50,768
9 4 2
Rumaan Alam, Author
Ecco Press, $27.99 (320)
978-0-06-266763-2
LAST WEEK: 4
WEEKS ON LIST: 2
PUB DATE: Oct 2020
UNITS SOLD: 10,201
YTD: 33,060
Oct
2020
10,201
33,060
10 13 20
Brit Bennett, Author
Riverhead Books, $26.00 (352)
978-0-525-53629-1
LAST WEEK: 13
WEEKS ON LIST: 20
PUB DATE: Jun 2020
UNITS SOLD: 9,558
YTD: 265,673
Jun
2020
9,558
265,673
11 8 4
The Coast-To-Coast Murders
James Patterson, Author, J D Barker, With
Little Brown and Company, $28.00 (560)
978-0-316-45742-2
LAST WEEK: 8
WEEKS ON LIST: 4
PUB DATE: Sep 2020
UNITS SOLD: 9,474
YTD: 62,841
Sep
2020
9,474
62,841
12 11 6
Fredrik Backman, Author
Atria Books, $28.00 (352)
978-1-5011-6083-7
LAST WEEK: 11
WEEKS ON LIST: 6
PUB DATE: Sep 2020
UNITS SOLD: 7,503
YTD: 59,774
Sep
2020
7,503
59,774
13 10 7
The Harbinger II: The Return
Jonathan Cahn, Author
Frontline, $24.99 (304)
978-1-62999-891-6
LAST WEEK: 10
WEEKS ON LIST: 7
PUB DATE: Sep 2020
UNITS SOLD: 6,940
YTD: 114,508
Sep
2020
6,940
114,508
14 15 52
The Boy, the Mole, the Fox and the Horse
Charlie Mackesy, Author
HarperOne, $22.99 (128)
978-0-06-297658-1
LAST WEEK: 15
WEEKS ON LIST: 52
PUB DATE: Oct 2019
UNITS SOLD: 6,856
YTD: 460,708
Oct
2019
6,856
460,708
15 12 5
Vince Flynn, Author, Kyle Mills, Author
Atria Books, $28.99 (400)
978-1-5011-9065-0
LAST WEEK: 12
WEEKS ON LIST: 5
PUB DATE: Sep 2020
UNITS SOLD: 6,767
YTD: 70,953
Sep
2020
6,767
70,953
16 - 1
Lisa Jewell, Author
Atria Books, $28.00 (368)
978-1-9821-3733-5
LAST WEEK: -
WEEKS ON LIST: 1
PUB DATE: Oct 2020
UNITS SOLD: 6,654
YTD: 6,654
Oct
2020
6,654
6,654
17 17 20
Lucy Foley, Author
William Morrow & Company, $26.99 (320)
978-0-06-286893-0
LAST WEEK: 17
WEEKS ON LIST: 20
PUB DATE: Jun 2020
UNITS SOLD: 6,467
YTD: 175,185
Jun
2020
6,467
175,185
18 18 6
Ruth Ware, Author
Gallery/Scout Press, $27.99 (384)
978-1-5011-8881-7
LAST WEEK: 18
WEEKS ON LIST: 6
PUB DATE: Sep 2020
UNITS SOLD: 5,104
YTD: 55,981
Sep
2020
5,104
55,981
19 23 39
Jeanine Cummins, Author
Flatiron Books, $27.99 (400)
978-1-250-20976-4
LAST WEEK: 23
WEEKS ON LIST: 39
PUB DATE: Jan 2020
UNITS SOLD: 5,070
YTD: 454,721
Jan
2020
5,070
454,721
20 - 1
Robyn Carr, Author
Mira Books, $27.99 (384)
978-0-7783-8834-0
LAST WEEK: -
WEEKS ON LIST: 1
PUB DATE: Oct 2020
UNITS SOLD: 5,053
YTD: 5,053
Oct
2020
5,053
5,053
21 9 2
Alice Hoffman, Author
Simon & Schuster, $27.99 (384)
978-1-9821-0884-7
LAST WEEK: 9
WEEKS ON LIST: 2
PUB DATE: Oct 2020
UNITS SOLD: 4,700
YTD: 15,290
Oct
2020
4,700
15,290
22 19 5
Christopher Paolini, Author
Tor Books, $29.99 (832)
978-1-250-76284-9
LAST WEEK: 19
WEEKS ON LIST: 5
PUB DATE: Sep 2020
UNITS SOLD: 4,621
YTD: 41,837
Sep
2020
4,621
41,837
23 24 3
Matt Haig, Author
Viking, $26.00 (336)
978-0-525-55947-4
LAST WEEK: 24
WEEKS ON LIST: 3
PUB DATE: Sep 2020
UNITS SOLD: 4,324
YTD: 15,973
Sep
2020
4,324
15,973
24 25 7
Louise Penny, Author
Minotaur Books, $28.99 (448)
978-1-250-14523-9
LAST WEEK: 25
WEEKS ON LIST: 7
PUB DATE: Sep 2020
UNITS SOLD: 4,076
YTD: 104,121
Sep
2020
4,076
104,121
25 - 1
Alix E Harrow, Author
Redhook, $28.00 (384)
978-0-316-42204-8
LAST WEEK: -
WEEKS ON LIST: 1
PUB DATE: Oct 2020
UNITS SOLD: 4,048
YTD: 4,048
Oct
2020
4,048
4,048

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

Note: Some print unit sales volume for this week (w/e 10-17-20) was estimated due to late retailer feeds.
NPD BookScan, week 42 of 2020 data through 10/17/2020; PW Issue of October 26, 2020
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