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Best Sellers | SF/Fantasy, Books Most Borrowed, November 1, 2013

This list includes titles most in demand by libraries and bookstores nationwide from Baker & Taylor six months prior to the week ending October 12, 2013. (c) Copyright 2013 Library Journals LLC, a wholly owned subsidiary of Media Source, Inc.

RANK
1 The Ocean at the End of the Lane. [HC] Neil Gaiman. Morrow.
ISBN 9780062255655. $25.99.
2 A Game of Thrones. [P] George R.R. Martin. Bantam.
ISBN 9780553573404. $9.99
3 A Clash of Kings. [P] George R.R. Martin. Bantam.
ISBN 9780553579901. $9.99.
4 A Feast for Crows. [P] George R.R. Martin. Bantam.
ISBN 9780553582024. $9.99.
5 A Storm of Swords. [P] George R.R. Martin. Bantam.
ISBN 9780553573428. $9.99.
6 MaddAddam. [HC] Margaret Atwood. Nan A. Talese: Doubleday.
ISBN 9780385528788. $27.95.
7 Witch Wraith. [HC] Terry Brooks. Del Rey. 
(Dark Legacy of Shannara, Bk. 1).
ISBN 9780345523532. $28.
8 Ender’s Game. [P] Orson Scott Card. Tor.
ISBN 9780812550702. $7.99.
9 The Third Kingdom. [HC] Terry Goodkind. Tor.
ISBN 9780765335999. $29.99.
10 A Dance with Dragons. [HC] George R.R. Martin. Bantam.
ISBN 9780553801477. $35.
11 Sovereign. [HC] Ted Dekker & Tosca Lee. FaithWords. 
(Book of Mortals, Bk. 2). ISBN 9781599953595. $25.
12 Ready Player One. [P] Ernest Cline. Broadway.
ISBN 9780307887443. $14.
13 The Companions. [HC] R.A. Salvatore. Wizards of the Coast. (Sundering, Bk. 1). ISBN 9780786963713. $27.95.
14 Omens. [HC] Kelley Armstrong. Dutton. (Cainsville, Bk. 1).
ISBN 9780525953043. $26.95.
15 The Long War. [HC] Terry Pratchett & Stephen Baxter. Harper. 
(Long Earth, Bk. 2). ISBN 9780062067777. $25.99.
16 The Fall of Arthur. [HC] J.R.R. Tolkien. Houghton Harcourt.
ISBN 9780544115897. $25.
17 The Hobbit. [P] J.R.R. Tolkien. Del Rey.
ISBN 9780345534835. $8.99.
18 Magician’s End. [HC] Raymond E. Feist. Harper Voyager. 
(Chaoswar Saga, Bk. 3). ISBN 9780061468438. $29.99.
19 Storm Riders. [HC] Margaret Weis & Robert Krammes. Tor.
ISBN 9780765333490. $27.99.
20 Lexicon. [HC] Maxx Barry. Penguin Pr.
ISBN 9781594205385. $26.95.
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