New York Times Bestseller list: No. 1 titles for week ended June 8, 2014
June 9, 2014
(Industry Intelligence Inc.)
– The No. 1 titles for 17 print and e-book categories reported by the New York Times Best Sellers List for the week ended June 8, 2014:
Paperback Nonfiction: HEAVEN IS FOR REAL, by Todd Burpo with Lynn Vincent. (Thomas Nelson.) A boy's encounter with Jesus and the angels.
Paperback Trade Fiction: GONE GIRL, by Gillian Flynn. (Broadway.) A woman disappears from her Missouri home on her fifth anniversary; is her bitter, oddly evasive husband a killer?
Paperback Mass-Market Fiction: AIR BOUND, by Christine Feehan. (Jove.) A woman with an extraordinary gift is kidnapped and held aboard a ship bound for dangerous seas. Her only chance for rescue is a mercenary who may be in as much danger as she is; a Sea Haven novel.
Combined Print & E-Book Nonfiction: I KNOW WHY THE CAGED BIRD SINGS, by Maya Angelou. (Random House.) A memoir of childhood and adolescence by the poet, who died in May.
Advice, How-To And Miscellaneous: INSTINCT, by T. D. Jakes. (FaithWords.) The power of turning intuition into action.
Paperback Graphic Books: X-MEN: DAYS OF FUTURE PAST, by Chris Claremont and John Byrne. (Marvel Entertainment.) The dark, futuristic tale that inspired the recent “X-Men” film is collected here, along with the first appearance of Alpha Flight.
E-Book Nonfiction: I KNOW WHY THE CAGED BIRD SINGS, by Maya Angelou. (Random House.) A memoir of childhood and adolescence by the poet, who died in May.
Combined Print & E-Book Fiction: SKIN GAME, by Jim Butcher. (Roc.) The Chicago wizard Harry Dresden is forced to help an enemy break into a high-security vault; the 15th Dresden Files novel.
Hardcover Fiction: SKIN GAME, by Jim Butcher. (Roc.) The Chicago wizard Harry Dresden is forced to help an enemy break into a high-security vault; the 15th Dresden Files novel.
Hardcover Graphic Books: CAN'T WE TALK ABOUT SOMETHING MORE PLEASANT?, by Roz Chast. (Bloomsbury.) In this memoir, the cartoonist examines her parents from their early days as mother and father to their later years facing old age and poor health.
Hardcover Nonfiction: ONE NATION, by Ben Carson with Candy Carson. (Sentinel.) Carson, a retired pediatric neurosurgeon, now a Fox News contributor, offers solutions to problems in health and education based on capitalism, not government.
Manga: DRAGONAR ACADEMY, VOL. 2, by Shiki Mizuchi and Ran. (Seven Seas Entertainment.) Ash Blake attends the Ansarivan Dragonar Academy, where each student rides their own dragon. But Ash's dragon, Eco, is different and can transform into a human girl.
Children’s Picture Books: THE DAY THE CRAYONS QUIT, by Drew Daywalt. Illustrated by Oliver Jeffers. (Philomel.) A colorful problem arises when Duncan's crayons revolt. (Ages 3 to 7)
Children’s Middle Grade: WONDER, by R. J. Palacio. (Knopf Doubleday Publishing.) A boy with a facial deformity enters a mainstream school. (Ages 8 to 12)
Children’s Series Books: THE MORTAL INSTRUMENTS, by Cassandra Clare. (Simon & Schuster.) A world of demons and warriors. (Ages 14 and up)
Children’s Young Adult: THE FAULT IN OUR STARS, by John Green. (Penguin Group.) A 16-year-old heroine faces the medical realities of cancer. (Ages 14 and up)
E-Book Fiction: SKIN GAME, by Jim Butcher. (Roc.) The Chicago wizard Harry Dresden is forced to help an enemy break into a high-security vault; the 15th Dresden Files novel.
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