New York Times Bestsellers from Penguin Random House- December 18, 2016

By Julia Huschke | December 8 2016 | Adult Children's

It was an excellent week for Penguin Random House titles on the New York Times Paperback Nonfiction Bestseller list. Our titles hold ten of the fifteen spots on the list!

Paperback Nonfiction Bestsellers for the week of December 18th:

#1 ALEXANDER HAMILTON, by Ron Chernow (Penguin)
#2 THOMAS JEFFERSON AND THE TRIPOLI PIRATES, by Brian Kilmeade and Don Yaeger (Sentinel)
#3 THE BOYS IN THE BOAT, by Daniel James Brown (Penguin)
#4 THE ROAD TO LITTLE DRIBBLING, by Bill Bryson (Anchor)
#6 WE SHOULD ALL BE FEMINISTS, by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie (Anchor)
#8 JUST MERCY, by Bryan Stevenson (Spiegel & Grau)
#9 THE POWER OF HABIT, by Charles Duhigg (Random House)
#11 WILD, by Cheryl Strayed (Vintage)
#12 QUIET, by Susan Cain (Broadway)
#13 THE DEVIL IN THE WHITE CITY, by Erik Larson (Vintage)

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Below are all of the new Penguin Random House and distribution client entries on the New York Times Bestseller list for the week of December 18th, 2016.

The Vampire Chronicles
978-0-385-35379-3
Fiction - Occult & Supernatural
Fiction - Fantasy - Paranormal
Fiction - Thrillers - Suspense
#7 Hardcover Fiction–In the 12th Vampire Chronicles novel, Lestat learns about an ancient sea power, a legendary empire and an unworldly force.
$28.95 US | $38.95 CAN
Nov 29, 2016
6-1/4 x 9-1/4
Hardcover
480 Pages
Knopf
US, Canada, Open Mkt

A Novel
978-0-399-58956-0
Fiction - Contemporary Women
Fiction - Humorous - General
Fiction - Sagas
#10 Hardcover Fiction–A century of life in small-town Elmwood Springs, Mo.
$20.00 US
Nov 29, 2016
6-1/4 x 9-1/4
Paperback
432 Pages
Random House
US, Canada, Open Mkt
Export Edition

From Gilmore Girls to Gilmore Girls (and Everything in Between)
978-0-425-28517-6
Biography & Autobiography - Personal Memoirs
Biography & Autobiography - Entertainment & Performing Arts
Humor - General
#3 Hardcover Nonfiction– Essays by the star of “The Gilmore Girls” (both the original and the mini-series) and “Parenthood.”
$28.00 US | $37.00 CAN
Nov 29, 2016
5-1/2 x 8-1/4
Hardcover
224 Pages
Ballantine Books
US, Canada, Open Mkt

A Novel
978-0-425-28539-8
Fiction - Contemporary Women
Fiction - Sagas
Fiction - Romance - Contemporary
#4 Mass-Market Fiction– Two New Yorkers reconstruct the history of a young woman and a love affair at the time of World War II.
$8.99 US | $11.99 CAN
Nov 29, 2016
4-3/16 x 6-7/8
Mass Market Paperback
416 Pages
Dell
US, Canada, Open Mkt

978-0-515-15634-8
Fiction - Romance - Suspense
Fiction - Thrillers - Suspense
Fiction - Romance - General
#15 Mass-Market Fiction
$7.99 US | $10.99 CAN
Nov 29, 2016
4-3/16 x 6-3/4
Mass Market Paperback
432 Pages
Berkley
US, Canada, Open Mkt

978-1-5067-0318-3
Comics & Graphic Novels - Literary
Biography & Autobiography - Sports
Sports & Recreation - Boxing
#9 Hardcover Graphic Book– A portrait of the legendary boxer’s life from his childhood to his final battle with Parkinson’s disease.
$19.99 US | $25.99 CAN
Nov 15, 2016
6 x 9
Hardcover
128 Pages
Dark Horse Books
World

978-1-63236-291-9
Comics & Graphic Novels - Manga - Fantasy
#10 Manga– Fairy Tail must defeat the Alvarez Empire, or die trying!
$10.99 US | $13.99 CAN
Nov 29, 2016
5 x 7-1/2
Paperback
208 Pages
Kodansha Comics
World