Harlequin Tops New York Times Bestseller List for Second Week, Takes Four of Top Five Spots
Harlequin celebrated a second consecutive record-breaking week on the New York Times bestseller list. The publisher occupied four of the top five spots on the New York Times’ November 18th Mass Market Fiction Bestseller List, including the top two positions with Robyn Carr’s MY KIND OF CHRISTMAS (#1) and Debbie Macomber’s 1225 CHRISTMAS TREE LANE (#2). Linda Lael Miller’s A LAWMAN’S CHRISTMAS and WYOMING FIERCE by Diana Palmer rounded out the top five by taking the #4 and #5 slots, respectively.
Aside from taking 80% of the top five spots, Harlequin had another title chime in at #9, procuring half the top ten list for Harlequin authors. The charting of a further two titles gave Harlequin over a quarter (28%) of the top 25 positions on the list.
To date, 106 Harlequin titles have enjoyed a total of 754 weeks on the New York Times, USA TODAY and Publishers Weekly bestsellers lists in 2012.