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New York Times Manga Best Seller List, July 11-17

posted on 2010-07-27 09:00 EDT
Twilight drops; Naruto, Ouran, Vampire Knight, 2 Black Butler books, new Black Lagoon, Last Airbender, new Inuyasha, Soul Eater, One Piece

The New York Times newspaper has listed the manga bestsellers in the United States for the week ending on July 17. Young C. Kim's graphic novel adaptation of Stephenie Meyer's Twilight vampire novel dropped from #1 to #4 in its 18th week on the separate Hardcover Graphic Books list. Three Blackest Night graphic novels from DC Comics took the top three spots instead. This was only the second time since its release in March that it was not the #1 book; it dropped to #2 for one week in April.


Rank Prev. Rank Title Author Publisher Price Weeks on List Cover
1 2 Naruto #48 Masashi Kishimoto Viz Media US$9.99 7
2 1 Ouran High School Host Club #14 Bisco Hatori Viz Media US$9.99 2
3 5 Vampire Knight #10 Matsuri Hino Viz Media US$9.99 7
4 6 Black Butler #2 Yana Toboso Yen Press US$10.99 9
5 - Black Lagoon #9 Rei Hiroe Viz Media US$12.99 1
6 4 The Last Airbender Dave Roman, Joon Choi, Alison Wilgus Random House Publishing Group US$8.99 3
7 8 Black Butler #1 Yana Toboso Yen Press US$10.99 20
8 - Inuyasha #50 Rumiko Takahashi Viz Media US$9.99 1
9 - Soul Eater #3 Atsushi Ohkubo Yen Press US$10.99 4
10 3 One Piece #54 Eiichiro Oda Viz Media US$9.99 2

Update: Image links fixed. Thanks, Ashen Phoenix and RestlessOne.


This article has a follow-up: New York Times Manga Best Seller List, July 18-24 (2010-07-30 10:00)
follow-up of New York Times Manga Best Seller List, July 4-10

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