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Audio Bestsellers: Through 2/24/13

Adam Boretz -- March 4th, 2013

Screen shot 2013-03-04 at 11.23.43 AMThis week on PW’s audio bestseller list, James Patterson’s Alex Cross, Run (narrated by Michael Boatman and Steven Boyer for Hachette Audio) grabs the top spot, sending Bill O’Reilly’s Killing Kennedy: The End of Camelot (Macmillan Audio) down to #2.

In at #3 is Patterson and Mark Sullivan’s Private Berlin (narrated by January LaVoy and Ari Fliakos for Hachette Audio), while Harlan Coben’s Play Dead — which is narrated by Scott Brick for Brilliance Audio — comes in at #4, and Debbie Macomber’s Love in Plain Sight (narrated by Amy McFadden for Brilliance) takes the #5 spot.

For the complete Audio Bestseller List from PW, CLICK HERE.

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Audio Bestsellers: Through 02/03/13

Adam Boretz -- February 11th, 2013

Screen Shot 2013-02-08 at 7.46.39 AMOn PW’s Audio Bestseller List, James Patterson and Mark Sullivan’s Private Berlin — narrated by January LaVoy and Ari Fliakos for Hachette Audio — holds onto the #1 spot for the second consecutive week, relegating Bill O’Reilly’s Killing Kennedy: The End of Camelot (Macmillan Audio), to the #2 slot. But fear not, O’Reilly fans, I have a feeling Bill will be back on top soon enough.

In at #3 is Love in Plain Sight by Debbie Macomber (narrated by Amy McFadden for Brilliance Audio), while climbing to #4 is  Proof of Heaven: A Neurosurgeon’s Near-Death Experience and Journey into the Afterlife — narrated by the author, Eben M.D. Alexander, for Simon & Schuster Audio.

And rounding out of top five is another Brilliance title: Nora Robert’s Captivated & Entranced, narrated by Therese Plummer and MacLeod Andrews.

For the complete Audio Bestseller List from PW, CLICK HERE.

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Audio Bestsellers: Through 01/27/13

Adam Boretz -- February 4th, 2013

This week, on PW’s Audio Bestseller List, James Patterson and Mark Sullivan’s Private Berlin — narrated by January LaVoy and Ari Fliakos for Hachette Audio — grabs the #1 spot from Bill O’Reilly’s Killing Kennedy: The End of Camelot (Macmillan Audio), which drops to #2.

In at #3 is John Grisham’s The Litigators (narrated by Dennis Boutsikaris for Random House Audio), while Nicholas Sparks’s Safe Haven — narrated by Rebecca Lowman from Hachette Audio — takes the #4 spot.

And, rounding out the Top 5 is Proof of Heaven: A Neurosurgeon’s Near-Death Experience and Journey into the Afterlife. The audiobook is narrated by the author, Eben M.D. Alexander, for Simon & Schuster Audio.

For the complete Audio Bestseller List from PW, CLICK HERE.

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Audio Bestsellers: Through 12/30/12

Adam Boretz -- January 7th, 2013

While Bill O’Reilly’s Killing Kennedy: The End of Camelot (Macmillan Audio) remains at the top of PW’s Audio Bestseller List, the rest of our top five is dominated by titles from Hachette Audio.

This week, our #2 and #3 titles respectively — both available from Hachette — are Stephen Colbert’s America Again: Re-Becoming the Greatness We Never Weren’t and James Patterson’s Merry Christmas, Alex Cross.

In the #4 slot is another Hachette title: I Declare: 31 Promises to Speak Over Your Life by Joel Osteen, who also narrates the audio edition. And rounding out our top five is David Baldacci’s The Forgotten — narrated by Ron McLarty and Orlagh Cassidy for — you guessed it — Hachette Audio.

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Audio Bestsellers: Through 12/23/12

Adam Boretz -- January 2nd, 2013

As 2012 ends, Bill O’Reilly’s Killing Kennedy: The End of Camelot (Macmillan Audio) remains at the top PW’s Audio Bestseller List.

In at #2 and #3 respectively are James Patterson’s Merry Christmas, Alex Cross and Stephen Colbert’s America Again: Re-Becoming the Greatness We Never Weren’t — both available from Hachette Audio

At #4 we find the unabridged version of John Grisham’s The Racketeer (Random House Audio). And in the #5 spot is Team of Rivals: The Political Genius of Abraham Lincoln from Simon & Schuster Audio.

For the complete list of audio bestsellers from PW, CLICK HERE.

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Audio Bestsellers: Week of 10.22.12

Adam Boretz -- October 25th, 2012

He’s back!

After a brief absence from PW’s Audio Bestseller List, Bill O’Reilly returns to the #1 spot with the audio edition of his new book, Killing Kennedy: The End of Camelot from Macmillan Audio.

In the #2 spot is J.K. Rowling’s The Casual Vacancy (read by Tom Hollander) from Hachette Audio, which also grabs the #3 and #4 spots with James Patterson and Marshall Karp’s NYPD Red  (read by Edoardo Ballerini and Jay Snyder) and Joel Osteen’s I Declare: 31 Promises to Speak Over Your Life.

And rounding out the Top 5 is Lee Child’s The Affair (read by Dick Hill) from Random House Audio.

For the complete Audio Bestseller List from PW, CLICK HERE.

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Audio Bestsellers: Week of 09.24.12

Adam Boretz -- September 25th, 2012

This week on Publishers Weekly’s Audio Bestseller list, Lee Child’s latest Jack Reacher thriller, A Wanted Man, (narrated by Dick Hill for Random House Audio) claims the #1 spot.

Dropping a spot to #2 is No Easy Day by Mark Owen and Kevin Maurer (narrated by Holter Graham) from Penguin Audio, while Clive Cussler and Thomas Perry’s The Tombs (narrated by Scott Brick) drops to #3.

Holding steady in the #4 spot is The Time Keeper by Mitch Albom (narrated by Dan Stevens for Hyperion.)

And rounding out our Top 5 is James Patterson and Michael Ledwidge’s Zoo (narrated by Jay Snyder) from Hachette Audio.

AND: It should be noted that for the first time in almost two years, Bill O’Reilly’s Killing Lincoln  has dropped out of our Top 10.

For the complete Audio Bestseller List, CLICK HERE.

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Audio Bestsellers: Week of 09.17.12

Adam Boretz -- September 18th, 2012

This week, Publishers Weekly’s Audio Bestseller list features four new titles claiming the top four spots.

At #1 is No Easy Day by Mark Owen and Kevin Maurer (narrated by Holter Graham) from Penguin Audio.

Coming in at #2 is another Penguin Audio titles, Clive Cussler and Thomas Perry’s The Tombs (narrated by Scott Brick).

This week’s #3 is James Patterson and Michael Ledwidge’s Zoo (narrated by Jay Snyder) from Hachette Audio, while the new #4 is The Time Keeper by Mitch Albom (narrated by Dan Stevens for Hyperion.)

And finally, coming in at #5 is Kenneth C. Davis’s Don’t Know Much About Anything (narrated by Jeff Woodman with Quincy Tyler Bernstein and Oliver Wyman) from Random House Audio.

And for those of you keeping score at home, both Fifty Shades of Grey and Bill O’Reilly’s Killing Lincoln are still in out Top 10, coming in at the #6 and #8 positions respectively.

For the complete Audio Bestseller List, CLICK HERE.

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Audio Bestsellers: Week of 09.03.12

Adam Boretz -- September 4th, 2012

Spoiler Alert: This week’s Audio Bestseller List from Publishers Weekly is shockingly similar to last week’s Audio Bestseller List from Publishers Weekly.

Kenneth C. Davis’s Don’t Know Much About Anything (narrated by Jeff Woodman with Quincy Tyler Bernstein and Oliver Wyman) is holding strong in the #1 spot.

Last week’s #2 and #3 flip flopped, with Kill Alex Cross (read by Andre Braugher and Zach Grenier) dropping to #3 and Michael Connelly’s The Drop (narrated by Len Cariou) jumping to #2.

And our #4 and #5 from last week are unchanged: E.L. James’s Fifty Shades of Grey (narrated by Becca Battoe) and Sue Grafton’s (narrated by Judy Kaye) respectively.

For the complete Audio Bestseller List, CLICK HERE.

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Audio Bestsellers: Week of 08.28.12

Adam Boretz -- August 28th, 2012

This week’s Audio Bestseller List from Publishers Weekly again sees Kenneth C. Davis’s Don’t Know Much About Anything (narrated by Jeff Woodman with Quincy Tyler Bernstein and Oliver Wyman) sitting pretty at the #1 spot.

Climbing two places to #2 is Kill Alex Cross (read by Andre Braugher and Zach Grenier), while Michael Connelly’s The Drop (narrated by Len Cariou) remains at #3 and E.L. James’s Fifty Shades of Grey (narrated by Becca Battoe) drops to #4. Rounding out the top five is Sue Grafton’s U Is for Undertow (narrated by Judy Kaye).

And for everyone wondering about Bill O’Reilly’s omnipresent Killing Lincoln (narrated by the author), it celebrated its 47th week on our Audio Bestseller List in the #8 spot.

For the complete Audio Bestseller List, CLICK HERE.

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