I began this post with a humble question:

Which books are being bought?

Below, courtesy of Reading Radar (who pulls from the New York Times Best Seller list), are my findings. Let’s start with picture books.

(Click anywhere on the image to view the entire top ten)


Listen to the Wind has been residin’ in the top spot for a bit now, with the new Fancy Nancy and Freckleface Strawberry titles making their way into the top five. The Curious Garden makes an appearance, which I approve of (100 Scope Notes Review), and Gallop! (100 Scope Notes Review) continues to make itself comfortable, kicking its feet up on the top five coffee table.

Now, the books with chapters:


Not a whole lot to say here, other than it’s good to see The Graveyard Book still in the top five.