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1
Louise Penny, Author
Minotaur Books, $28.99 (448)
978-1-250-14526-0
LAST WEEK: -
WEEKS ON LIST:
PUB DATE: Aug 2021
UNITS SOLD: 64,389
YTD:
Aug
2021
64,389
2
Douglas Preston, Author, Lincoln Child, Author
Grand Central Publishing, $29.00 (368)
978-1-5387-3670-8
LAST WEEK: -
WEEKS ON LIST:
PUB DATE: Aug 2021
UNITS SOLD: 48,242
YTD:
Aug
2021
48,242
3
The Cellist
Daniel Silva, Author
Harper, $28.99 (480)
978-0-06-283486-7
LAST WEEK: -
WEEKS ON LIST:
PUB DATE: Jul 2021
UNITS SOLD: 29,654
YTD:
Jul
2021
29,654
4
J D Robb, Author
St. Martin's Press, $9.99 (416)
978-1-250-77182-7
LAST WEEK: -
WEEKS ON LIST:
PUB DATE: Jul 2021
UNITS SOLD: 28,044
YTD:
Jul
2021
28,044
5
Richard Osman, Author
Penguin Books, $17.00 (384)
978-1-9848-8098-7
LAST WEEK: -
WEEKS ON LIST:
PUB DATE: Aug 2021
UNITS SOLD: 20,606
YTD:
Aug
2021
20,606
6
Catherine Coulter, Author
William Morrow & Company, $28.99 (400)
978-0-06-300408-5
LAST WEEK: -
WEEKS ON LIST:
PUB DATE: Aug 2021
UNITS SOLD: 19,405
YTD:
Aug
2021
19,405
7
C J Box, Author
G.P. Putnam's Sons, $17.00 (384)
978-0-525-53830-1
LAST WEEK: -
WEEKS ON LIST:
PUB DATE: Aug 2021
UNITS SOLD: 18,824
YTD:
Aug
2021
18,824
8
Michael Connelly, Author
Grand Central Publishing, $9.99 (480)
978-1-5387-3632-6
LAST WEEK: -
WEEKS ON LIST:
PUB DATE: Jul 2021
UNITS SOLD: 16,033
YTD:
Jul
2021
16,033
9
William Kent Krueger, Author
Atria Books, $27.00 (400)
978-1-9821-2868-5
LAST WEEK: -
WEEKS ON LIST:
PUB DATE: Aug 2021
UNITS SOLD: 13,140
YTD:
Aug
2021
13,140
10
Brian Freeman, Author
G.P. Putnam's Sons, $28.00 (384)
978-0-525-54265-0
LAST WEEK: -
WEEKS ON LIST:
PUB DATE: Jul 2021
UNITS SOLD: 10,873
YTD:
Jul
2021
10,873

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