Titles with the most copies sold each week get onto the New York Times Bestsellers List, according to Writer's Digest. There are multiple bestselling lists, but all are based on the same principle of most books sold.
A list of the latest bestselling books can be found at NYTimes.com and USAToday.com. Both websites provide weekly rankings of top selling books based on an analysis of sales from U.S. booksellers.
The print version of the NY Times Bestseller books is included in the Sunday New York Times. The listing is also found online on several sites, including NYTimes.com, BarnesandNoble.com and Amazon.com.
Books that have been on the New York Times' bestseller list include "The Girl on the Train" by Paula Hawkins, "Acheron" by Sherrilyn Kenyon, "The Collector" by Nora Roberts and "The Girl Who Loved Tom Gordon" by Stephen King. The New York Times' bestseller list has been...
As of 2015, the options for purchasing books on the Amazon bestseller list do not vary much from the options associated with other books available on Amazon. These include purchasing hard copies, digital versions and purchasing the books used from non-Amazon sellers.
Some of the bestselling cars in the United States include Toyota Camry, Toyota Corolla, Nissan Altima and Honda Civic, based on sales between January and June of 2015. Between January and June of 2015, more than 178,000 Toyota Camry cars were sold in the United States.
Publisher and writer Danielle LaPorte describes making The New York Times Bestseller List as a gold medal race to the top, where no writer wants to be second best. Making the list boosts writers' egos because it is a milestone recognized across the country.