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Top Ten Best-Selling Ebooks--Week of April 4

Digital Book World | Posted 06.08.2015 | Books
Digital Book World

For a tenth week running, the Paula Hawkins thriller The Girl on the Train clings to the top of the Digital Book World Ebook Best-Seller List. Meanwh...

Top Ten Best-Selling Ebooks--Week of March 28

Digital Book World | Posted 06.08.2015 | Books
Digital Book World

Titles by veteran authors like Harlan Coben and John Green populate this week's Digital Book World Ebook Best-Seller List, while one first-time author's hit title hangs on at No. 1.

Should Christians See Insurgent?

Danielle Tumminio | Posted 05.25.2015 | Religion
Danielle Tumminio

While Divergent hasn't been the focus of conversation in Christian circles the way that the Harry Potter series was several years ago, perhaps it should be, especially since its author, Veronica Roth, is a professed Christian.

Top Ten Best-Selling Ebooks -- Week of March 21

Digital Book World | Posted 05.25.2015 | Books
Digital Book World

It's the second Hachette-published title within the top ten this week, as The Longest Ride jumps four places since last week into No. 4. A movie based on the novel is due out next month.

Lily Karlin

'Insurgent' Author Opens Up About Complicated Female Characters

HuffingtonPost.com | Lily Karlin | Posted 03.20.2015 | Entertainment

"The Divergent Series: Insurgent" protagonist Tris Prior (Shailene Woodley) is physically strong, but she's not a stock "strong female character." Lik...

Review: Insurgent or How to Make an 118-Minute Film Feel Like a Day in Hell

Brandon Judell | Posted 05.18.2015 | Entertainment
Brandon Judell

Insurgent is a relentlessly exasperating sci-fi film made, miraculously, with a half-baked imagination, a slaughtered wit, and insufferable direction by Robert Schwentke, the man who supplied 2013 with one its biggest flops, R.I.P.D.

'Divergent' Author Writing New Series That Sounds Totally Awesome

The Huffington Post | Claire Fallon | Posted 03.02.2015 | Books

Just a couple tantalizing weeks before the release of the film adaptation of Insurgent, the second novel of Veronica Roth’s hit Divergent trilogy, R...

Top Ten Best-Selling Ebooks -- Week of January 17

Digital Book World | Posted 03.23.2015 | Books
Digital Book World

The most notable shift this week is the leap that Paula Hawkins's The Girl on the Train takes into the No. 2 spot, up sixteen places from last week.

Top 10 Best-Selling Ebooks -- Week of January 10

Digital Book World | Posted 03.16.2015 | Books
Digital Book World

Laura Hillenbrand's Unbroken hangs onto the No. 1 spot as the Angelina Jolie-directed movie adaptation enters its third week at the box office, pulling in $102 million and counting.

Top 10 Best-Selling Ebooks -- Week of January 3

Digital Book World | Posted 03.09.2015 | Books
Digital Book World

The average price of a best-selling ebooks drops to $4.36, down from $5.96 the week heading into the holidays, on the first Digital Book World Ebook Best-Seller List of 2015. The likeliest culprit? Discounts for last-minute holiday shoppers.

Top Ten Best-Selling Ebooks -- Week of August 23

Digital Book World | Posted 10.27.2014 | Books
Digital Book World

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.

Top Ten Best-Selling Ebooks -- Week of August 16

Digital Book World | Posted 10.21.2014 | Books
Digital Book World

All it takes is a quick glance at the Digital Book World Ebook Best-Seller List on any given week to see how a TV or movie adaptation boosts best-selling ebook sales. But once in a while the effect is especially pronounced.

Top Ten Best-Selling Ebooks -- Week of August 9

Digital Book World | Posted 10.13.2014 | Books
Digital Book World

Both Gayle Forman's novel and John Green's are published by Penguin Random House, the world's largest trade publisher. This week, half of the top 25 titles belong to Penguin Random House, many of them in the list's upper reaches.

'Divergent' Author Reveals The Secret To Writing A Hit Series BEFORE Graduating From College

HuffPost Live | Emily Tess Katz | Posted 07.28.2014 | College

If you've ever wondered how to write a hugely successful young adult fiction franchise before college graduation, "Divergent" author Veronica Roth mig...

WATCH: 'Divergent' Author Talks 'Hunger Games' Comparisons

The Huffington Post | Claire Fallon | Posted 07.23.2014 | Books

Veronica Roth's YA dystopian series Divergent has endured comparisons to Suzanne Collins's wildly successful The Hunger Games series since the first i...

Top Ten Best-Selling Ebooks -- Week of June 21

Digital Book World | Posted 08.25.2014 | Books
Digital Book World

This week's Digital Book World Ebook Best-Seller List is, in some ways, a tale of three titles: John Green's The Fault in Our Stars, his 2006 novel Looking for Alaska and J. K. Rowling's The Silkworm, published under the pen name Robert Galbraith.

Top Ten Best-Selling Ebooks -- Week of June 14

Digital Book World | Posted 08.18.2014 | Books
Digital Book World

The success of the film adaptation of The Fault in Our Stars is helping John Green's YA novel hold onto its place at the top of the latest Digital Book World Ebook Best-Seller List.

Top Ten Best-Selling Ebooks -- Week of June 7

Digital Book World | Posted 08.11.2014 | Books
Digital Book World

The Fault in Our Stars is making a splash at the box office this week, so it's no shock that the John Green novel it's based on is squarely at the top of this week's list.

Top Ten Best-Selling Ebooks -- Week of May 31

Digital Book World | Posted 08.04.2014 | Books
Digital Book World

All three Hachette titles on last week's rankings took a spill, with one -- David Baldacci's The Target -- dropping out of the top ten.

Top Ten Best-Selling Ebooks -- Week of May 24

Digital Book World | Posted 07.28.2014 | Books
Digital Book World

Despite its ongoing feud with Amazon, Hachette continues to boast a strong presence on this week's list. One reason is that the e-tailer has so far proven reluctant to extend the pricing tactics it's applied to Hachette print titles to the publisher's ebooks.

Top Ten Best-Selling Ebooks -- Week of May 17

Digital Book World | Posted 07.21.2014 | Books
Digital Book World

The company's publishing arm sees further successes with Moving Day by Jonathan Stone holding steady for the second week in a row at No. 2, plus two additional titles in the top ten. The top ten best-selling ebooks for the week of May 17.

Top Ten Best-Selling Ebooks -- Week of May 10

Digital Book World | Posted 07.14.2014 | Books
Digital Book World

The Target by David Baldacci falls from the No. 1 spot it held for the past two weeks down to No. 7, capping off a frustrating week for Hachette, which is currently scuffling with Amazon over delayed shipments of some of its biggest print titles.

Top Ten Best-Selling Ebooks -- Week of May 3

Digital Book World | Posted 07.07.2014 | Books
Digital Book World

This week finds The Target by David Baldacci still hanging onto the No. 1 position on the Digital Book World Ebook Best-Seller List.

Top Ten Best-Selling Ebooks -- Week of April 26

Digital Book World | Posted 06.30.2014 | Books
Digital Book World

David Baldacci's The Target zooms into the No. 1 position, just as the average price of a best-selling ebook bucks the prevailing trend and jumps past the $8.00 mark.

Top Ten Best-Selling Ebooks -- Week of April 12

Digital Book World | Posted 06.16.2014 | Books
Digital Book World

It comes as little shock that Veronica Roth's Divergent is back in the No. 1 spot of this week's Digital Book World Ebook Best-Seller List after cedi...