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No clear cut winner in tight race for top selling book of the week

"The Rosie Project" by Graeme Simsion wins close race for top selling book
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This week there was a giant shuffle in the books. The ebooks had a lot of moving around in the lists the whole week before settling in on a top for the week. The New York Times enjoys two new books on it’s list including two new books that came out this week.

Divergent fell off this week, especially with Amazon, only having one book in the top 5. It did well at the beginning, but really started to decline at the end of the week.

The overall winner could go to The Rosie Project by Graeme Simsion for the purpose that it’s on two of the three lists. Unlike the weeks of the past, there wasn’t a clear cut winner on the lists.

For the breakdown of the top 5 for the lists, you can go look below:

NY Times Best-Seller’s List

1. The Goldfinch by Donna Tartt (13 weeks on the list)
2. Sycamore Row by John Grisham (13 weeks on the list)
3. The Invention of Wings by Sue Monk Kidd (2 weeks on the list)
4. Scandalous Brides by Annette Blair (1 week on the list)
5. First Love by James Patterson and Emily Raymond (1 week on the list)

For the full list, you can go here.

Amazon (Kindle) Top 5

1. The Barkeep by William Lashner* (1 week on the list)
2. The Rosie Project by Graeme Simsion (1 week on the list)
3. Mint Juleps and Justice by Nancy Naigle (1 week on the list)
4. When I Found You by Catherine Ryan Hyde (1 week on the list)
5. Divergent by Veronica Roth (6 weeks on the list)

For the full list, you can go here.

Barnes and Noble (Nook) Top 5

1. Dark Tide by Stephen Puleo (1 week on the list)
2. The House Girl by Tara Conklin (1 week on the list)
3. The Rosie Project by Graeme Simsion (1 week on the list)
4. Summer People by Elin Hilderbrand (1 week on the list)
5. Murder, Lies, and Chocolate by Sally Berneathy (1 week on the list)

For the full list, you can go here.

*means it’s a pre-order