News USA Today Booklist, July 14–20
posted on 2008-07-29 14:26 EDT
Volume 30 of Masashi Kishimoto and Viz Media's Naruto manga continues to be the most popular Japanese comic in the United States, based on the USA Today newspaper's list of the top 150 bestselling books for the week of July 14 to July 20. It is now #73 on the list, down from #50 in the previous week.
The 20th volume of Takaya Natsuki's Fruits Basket (Tokyopop) is once again the only other manga bestseller. It has trailed the Naruto volume in each of the three weeks since it has been published, and is now at #132, dropping over 50 spots from the previous week's #79 position.
follow-up of USA Today Booklist, July 7–13