News Naruto Ranks as #7 Graphic Novel in U.S. Bookstores in November
posted on 2012-12-10 15:45 EST
The 59th volume of Masashi Kishimoto's Naruto manga ranked at #7 on Nielsen BookScan's list of top 20 graphic novels in American bookstores for November.
Other manga top-sellers include Naoko Takeuchi's Sailor Moon volume 8 at #9, Akihisa Ikeda's Rosario + Vampire Season II volume 10 at #10, Matsuri Hino's Vampire Knight volume 15 at #14, Kazue Kato's Blue Exorcist volume 8 at #18, and QuinRose and Mamenosuke Fujimaru's Alice in the Country of Clover: Cheshire Cat Waltz volume 3 at #20. Sailor Moon volume 8 had ranked at #7 on October's list.
Robert Kirkman's The Walking Dead Compendium Two and The Walking Dead Compendium One ranked at #1 and #2 respectively on November's graphic novel list.
The BookScan rankings represent sales at Barnes & Noble and other book chains, independent bookshops, and online purchases — but not sales at comic book stores, Walmart, and some other venues.