Six hundred pages may seem daunting at first, but once I got into the story, I couldn't let go. It also didn't take very long to finish since I had to stay up late at night to find out what would happen.
If you've ever dreamed of living in your favorite book, try the next best thing and travel to the very real places of which these novels are set.
8. Dead Wake: The Last Crossing of the Lusitania by Erik Larson (Penguin Random House) -- $10.99 6. The Nightingale by Kristin
If you're missing Outlander during the split-season interim, or have been wondering what all of the fuss is about, there are still many ways to satisfy your cravings.
This week sees an uptick in the number of titles with price tags higher than $10 on the Digital Book World Ebook Best-Seller List.
Even though Donna Tartt's novel drops off the list this week, Hachette makes a somewhat stronger showing than they have in some time, with two titles of its titles landing within the top ten.
Gillian Flynn's Gone Girl extends its tenure atop the Digital Book World Ebook Best-Seller List for a second week running, as a film adaptation makes its way to theaters this Friday.
Here's a radical idea: It doesn't have to be this way, and it never did. Here's another radical idea: I'm betting male viewers
The impact of media tie-ins on best-selling ebooks makes its presence felt even more strongly this week.
17 of the titles on this week's list belong to the world's largest trade publisher. A winning combination of factors, from movie tie-ins and big-name authors to popular reissues, is helping push Penguin Random House's titles into readers' hands and up the rankings.
The title that jumped six spots this week to unseat Gayle Forman's novel is Personal: A Jack Reacher Novel by Lee Child, and it, too, is published by Penguin Random House.
Throughout the episode, we see Claire attempting to make connections with others to dull the pains of isolation, but obstacles continually thwart her efforts.
Gayle Forman's If I Stay rounds out its fifth week in the No. 1 spot, after ending The Fault in Our Stars's twelve-week run. In other words, it's been some time since other publishers significantly edged out Penguin Random House titles on the best-seller list.
Penguin Random House has had a very good summer (as well as a very good year--so far, anyway) when it comes to best-selling ebooks.