New York Times Bestsellers from Penguin Random House- August 28, 2016

By Julia Huschke | August 18 2016 | Adult Children's

The Underground Railroad by Colson WhiteheadIt was another great week for Penguin Random House titles on the New York Times Bestseller list. Oprah’s latest book club pick, The Underground Railroad by Colson Whitehead (Doubleday), shot up the Hardcover Fiction Bestseller list to #1. On the Hardcover Nonfiction list, When Breath Becomes Air by Paul Kalanithi (Random House) also moved up, going from #7 to #2.

Inferno by Dan BrownOn the Mass-Market Fiction Bestseller list, Rogue Lawyer by John Grisham (Bantam), X by Sue Grafton (Penguin), Fool Me Once by Harlan Coben (Dutton), and Me Before You by Jojo Moyes (Penguin) took the top four spots at #1, #2, #3, and #4 respectively. With the forthcoming movie, Inferno by Dan Brown (Anchor) returned to the Mass-Market Fiction Bestseller list at #10. The movie tie-in export edition (pictured right) will be available on September 20th, 2016.

Two Random House Children’s books, Hilo Book 1: The Boy Who Crashed to Earth and Hilo Book 2: Saving the Whole Wide World by Judd Winick, returned to the Hardcover Graphic Books Bestseller list this week at #9 and #8.

And, originally published in 2012, Suicide Squad: Kicked in the Teeth, by Adam Glass and Federico Dallocchio (DC Comics), returned to the Paperback Graphic Books Bestseller list this week.

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Below are the new Penguin Random House entries on the New York Times Bestseller list for the week of August 28th, 2016.

#10 Mass-Market Fiction—The symbologist Robert Langdon, on the run in Florence, must decipher a series of codes created by a Dante-loving scientist.
$8.99 US
May 06, 2014
4-3/16 x 6-7/8
Mass Market Paperback
624 Pages
US, Canada, Open Mkt
Export Edition

Lose up to 16 Pounds in 14 Days and Sip Your Way to A Lean & Healthy You!
#6 Zero Belly Smoothies—More than 100 recipes for plant-based protein drinks.
$15.95 US | $21.95 CAN
Jun 28, 2016
5-1/2 x 8-1/4
256 Pages
Ballantine Books
US, Canada, Open Mkt

#10 Paperback Graphic —It is a “New 52,” but the Suicide Squad remains the same: super-villains working for the government on often-deadly missions.
$14.99 US | $17.99 CAN
Jul 10, 2012
6-5/8 x 10-3/16
160 Pages
DC Comics

#2 Manga —Zeref reveals a hidden connection between himself and Natsu.
$10.99 US | $13.99 CAN
Aug 09, 2016
5 x 7-1/2
200 Pages
Kodansha Comics
Age 13 and up
Grades 8-12

#10 Manga —In this prequel story, Kuklo tests a new version of the vertical maneuvering equipment needed to battle the Titans.
$10.99 US | $13.99 CAN
Aug 09, 2016
5 x 7-1/2
224 Pages
Kodansha Comics
Age 16 and up
Grade 11 & Up