Archive for 12 gennaio 2009

UK: top ten bestsellers (28 dicembre 2008 – 3 gennaio 2009)

12 gennaio 2009

Top 10 paperbacks – fiction

1. Friday Nightsby Joanna Trollope (Black Swan)

2. “Remember Me? by Sophie Kinsella (Transworld Publishers)

3. “The Front” by Patricia Cornwell (Little, Brown)

4. “The Appeal” by John Grisham (Arrow)

5. “Dead Man’s Footsteps” by Peter James (Pan Macmillan)

6. “7th Heaven” by James Patterson (Arrow)

7.”Cold in Hand” by John Harvey (Arrow)

8. “When Will There be Good News?” by Kate Atkinson (Transworld Publishers)

9. “This Year it Will be Different” by Maeve Binchy (Orion)

10. “The Brutal Art” by Jesse Kellerman (Little, Brown)

Top 10 paperbacks – non fiction

1. “Dreams from My Father” by Barack Obama (Canongate)

2. “The Audacity of Hope” by Barack Obama (Canongate)

3. “The Suspicions of Mr. Whicher” by Kate Summerscale (Bloomsbury)

4. “No One Listened” by Isobel and Alex Kerr (Harper)

5. “Shakespeare The World as Stage” by Bill Bryson (HarperPerennial)

6.”A Home for Rose” by Jon Katz (Ebury)

7. “Monster” by Allan Hall (Penguin)

8. “Do Polar Bears Get Lonely?” (Profile Books)

9. “My Booky Wook” by Russell Brand (Hodder)

10. “Who Runs Britain?” by Robert Peston (Hodder)

Fonte: The Sunday Times Bestseller List, January 11, 2009

La lista è pubblicata da “The Bookseller”, i dati sono forniti da Nielsen BookScan e si riferiscono alla settimana 28 dicembre 2008 – 3 gennaio 2009.

U.S.A. Best-sellers Books (WSJ) 28 dicembre 2008 – 3 gennaio 2009

12 gennaio 2009

La lista dei libri più venduti in U.S.A. Settimana dal 27 dicembre 2008 al 3 gennaio 2009.


1. “Eclipse” Stephenie Meyer (Little Brown)

2. “Breaking Dawn” by Stephenie Meyer (Little Brown)

3. “New Moon” Stephenie Meyer, (Little Brown)

4. “The Tales of Beedle the BardJ.K Rowling (Bloomsbury Publishing)

5. “Black Ops” W.E.B. Griffin (Putnam)

6. “ScarpettaPatricia D. Cornwell (Putnam Adult)

7.”Fire and IceJulie Garwood (Ballantine)

8. “TwilightStephenie Meyer (Little Brown)

9. “The HostStephenie Meyer, (Little Brown)

10. “Running HotJayne Ann Krentz (Piatkus Books)


1. “Outliers The Story of Success” Malcolm Gladwell (Little Brown)

2. “Last Lecture” by Randy Pausch, Jeffrey Zaslow (Hyperion)

3. “Dewey: The Small-Town Library Cat Who Touched the World” by Vicki Myron, Brett Witter (Grand Central)

4. “American LionJon Meacham (Random House)

5. “I Can Make You ThinPaul McKenna (Sterling)

6. “Barefoot Contessa Back to Basics” Ina Garten (Clarkson Potter Publishers)

7. “Secret Gratitude Book” Rhonda Byrne (Simon & Schuster)

8. “Multiple BlessingsBeth Carson, Jon Gosselin, Kate Gosselin (Zondervan)

9. “Wishful Drinking” Carrie Fisher ((Simon & Schuster)

10. “Why We SuckDenis Leary (Viking)

Fonte: Wall Street Journal, January 9, 2009

La lista pubblicata dal Wall Street Journal rappresenta le vendite nazionali di libri durante la settimana dal 28  dicembre 2008 al 3 gennaio 2009 nelle oltre 2.500 librerie Barnes & Noble, B. Dalton, Bookland, Books-a-Million, Books & Co, Bookstar, Bookstop, Borders, Brentano’s, Coles, Coopersmith, Doubleday, Scribners e Waldenbooks oltre alle vendite online di e