This week, three new Penguin Random House and distribution client titles debuted at number one on their respective lists:
Escape Clause, by John Sandford (Putnam), debuted on this week’s Hardcover Fiction Bestsellers list at #1. A thrilling new Virgil Flowers novel, Escape Clause, begins with two large Siberian tigers disappearing from their cage at the Minnesota zoo. With a tip that tiger parts are a prize in traditional Chinese medicine, the authorities are very concerned that the tigers have been stolen for their organs. While Virgil investigates the case, drama ensues at home when his girlfriend’s sister moves in for the summer and begins to flirt with him. Escape Clause is available as an export edition.
Thomas Jefferson and the Tripoli Pirates, by Brian Kilmeade and Don Yaeger (Sentinel), debuted on this week’s Paperback Nonfiction Bestsellers list at #1. The paperback edition of the New York Times Bestseller, Thomas Jefferson and the Tripoli Pirates tells the little-known story of how a newly independent nation was challenged by four Muslim powers and what happened when America’s third president decided to stand up to intimidation.
Superman: American Alien, by Max Landis and others (DC Comics), debuted on this week’s Hardcover Graphic Books Bestsellers list at #1. Superman: American Alien is a new epic that chronicles the life of Clark Kent and his development into the archetypal hero he will eventually become.
Below are all of the new Penguin Random House and distribution client entries on the New York Times Bestseller list for the week of November 6th, 2016.