News Naruto 33 & 10 Other Manga in Bookscan's December Chart
posted on 2009-01-11 08:38 EST
ICv2 has posted Bookscan's Top 20 chart for graphic novel sales in the United States in December. Alan Moore and Dave Gibbon's Watchmen enjoys its sixth month on top, while Masashi Kishimoto's Naruto volume 33 debuted at #2. Manga made up 11 of the top 20 titles. ICv2 also reported that Barnes & Noble Booksellers' sales for November and December were down 5.2% compared to 2007, while Borders and Border Superstores' holiday sales dropped 11.7% and 14.4%, respectively.