A Game of Thrones moves back into first place as the HBO series is set to premier in the US tonight. I say US, as being in Brazil personally, we have to wait until May 8 (tear).
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Blue by Lou Aronica moves into first, an example of cheap digital sales skyrocketing to the top. J.R. Rain retains 2 slots in the top 5, while Pat Rothfuss drops off this week. While A Game of Thrones remains in the top 5, A Dance with Dragons and other George R. R. Martin novels make up 7 of the top 20 books in the fantasy bestsellers on Amazon, with one of those being a box set of the first four books.
A Game of Thrones holds strong in first place, while The Name of the Wind drops off the top 5 in favor of J.R. Rain’s American Vampire.
George R.R. Martin and Patrick Rothfuss books are selling like hotcakes. Together they make up 9 of the top 20 Amazon books this week, between hardcover, Kindle editions, and audio books. A Game of Thrones moves into first in the top 5 this week, with Rothfuss capturing two slots with the Kindle editions of the first and second books in The Kingkiller Chronicles.
After appearing in the top 5 in hardcover format, then dropping off for a week, The Wise Man’s Fear makes a return in Kindle form. In fact, all 5 books in the top 5 are Kindle format this week. The hardcover version of Pat Rothfuss’ latest is actually down at number 10. Interestingly, the Kindle version of A Game of Thrones lands in third place, while George R.R. Martin’s latest is actually down in 14th place in the bestseller list. Both Rothfuss and J.R. Rain have two books in the top 5 this week.
A Dance with Dragons and The Wise Man’s Fear both drop off the top five, with the Kindle versions of the first books in the respective series making appearances. Looks like everyone is playing catch-up. J.R. Rain owns 40% of the top 5 this week, with Charlaine Harris’ latest rounding out the top 5.
The week that George R.R. Martin’s publisher announces a release date for A Dance with Dragons, it premiers in first place. With the release of A Wise Man’s Fear, sales of Rothfuss’ The Name of the Wind have rocketed the first novel in the series back into the top 3, in Kindle form. Overall a rare fantastic week for epic fantasy.
Pale Demon debuts in first place, with The Wise Man’s Fear by Pat Rothfuss moving up a notch this week.
The Wise Man’s Fear makes its first appearance in Amazon’s top 5 fantasy bestseller list this week, feeling a bit lonely as the only epic fantasy to make the cut this week.
Jordan/Sanderson and Charlaine Harris drop off the top 5 this week to make room for A Discovery of Witches by Deborah Harkness and a second novel by J.R. Rain: Vampire Moon.
- Moon Dance (Kindle) by J.R. Rain
- A Discovery of Witches (Hardcover) by Deborah Harkness
- Shadowfever (Kindle) by Karen Marie Moning
- Fire Burn and Cauldron Bubble, a Paranormal Romance (Kindle) by H.P. Mallory
- Vampire Moon (Kindle) by J.R. Rain