Thursday, January 21, 2010

Thriving Thursday

Once again, keeping you informed with what readers are looking for, here are the top sellers for the week of January 11th, 2010 according to Publisher's Weekly. Both of the top best sellers in fiction and young adult have links to so that you can read what the books are about and decide if you would like to own it yourself.

Young Adult/Children's Literature Top 10:

  1. Witch & Wizard- James Patterson & Gabrielle Charbonnet, Little, Brown
  2. Catching Fire- Suzanne Collins, Scholastic Press
  3. Fallen- Lauren Kate, Delacorte
  4. The Hunger Games- Suzanne Collins, Scholastic
  5. Shiver- Maggie Stiefvater, Scholastic Press
  6. The Book Thief- Markus Zusak, Knopf
  7. Beautiful Creatures- Kami Garcia, Little, Brown
  8. Graceling- Kristin Cashore, Graphia
  9. Lock and Key- Sarah Dessen, Puffin
  10. The Magician's Elephant- Kate Dicamillo, Candlewick

Fiction Bestsellers (Hardcover) Top 10:

  1. The Help- Kathryn Stockett, Putnam/Amy Einhorn
  2. The Lost Symbol- Dan Brown, Doubleday
  3. Noah’s Compass- Anne Taylor, Knopf
  4. I, Alex Cross- James Patterson, Little, Brown
  5. Impact- Douglas Preston, Forge
  6. The Last Song- Nicholas Sparks, Grand Central,
  7. Deeper Than the Dead- Tame Hoag, Dutton
  8. The Honor of Spies- W.E.B Griffin, Putnam
  9. Sizzle- Julie Garwood, Ballantine
  10. Under the Dome- Stephen King, Scribner

For more information on the bestsellers of this week, such as audio, paperback, and biography bestsellers (January 11th, 2010) go to the website: Publisher's Weekly and click on the Bestsellers Tab. Have fun!

1 comment:

  1. Thanks for the scoop! Surprisingly, a lot of those titles don't appeal to me--except for Under the Dome and the Hunger Games series since you've raved about that so much. Maybe I just like going against the grain. :)