Top 25 Bestselling KWL Titles from 2016
Self-Published titles at Kobo represent nearly 1 in every 4 books sold in the English language for 2016. To spotlight some of the highest selling titles by UNIT for 2016, we present the top-selling 25 titles published through Kobo Writing Life by UNIT sales.
Mystery/Thriller/Suspense titles led the way in 2016, but Romance, always a strong selling category, remains quite prominent in the top-selling representation.
Showing Kobo’s global presence (and a combination of the French Canadian plus the Kobo by FNAC presence in France, the second best-selling title on this overall global list is a French language title – Julie de Lestrange’s Hier encore, c’était l’été.
Fantasy also made it to the list, as did Literary Fiction. A handful of digital box sets, including a multi-author box set made the list.
Congrats to all authors and publishers on their best-selling status.
Top 25 Best-Selling Titles from KWL for 2016
|1||The Girl in the Ice||Robert Bryndza||Mystery/Thriller/Suspense|
|2||Hier encore, c’était l’été||Julie de Lestrange||Fiction & Literature|
|3||Silent Scream||Angela Marsons||Mystery/Thriller/Suspense|
|4||The Night Stalker||Robert Bryndza||Mystery/Thriller/Suspense|
|5||Lost Girls||Angela Marsons||Mystery/Thriller/Suspense|
|6||The Betrayal||Laura Elliot||Mystery/Thriller/Suspense|
|7||Play Dead||Angela Marsons||Mystery/Thriller/Suspense|
|8||The Sister||Louise Jensen||Mystery/Thriller/Suspense|
|10||Evil Games||Angela Marsons||Mystery/Thriller/Suspense|
|11||The Girl With No Past||Kathryn Croft||Mystery/Thriller/Suspense|
|12||While You Were Sleeping||Kathryn Croft||Mystery/Thriller/Suspense|
|13||Dark Water||Robert Bryndza||Mystery/Thriller/Suspense|
|14||The Girl You Lost||Kathrn Croft||Mystery/Thriller/Suspense|
|16||Heller Brothers Hockey (Box Set)||Kelly Jamieson||Romance|
|17||Sleep Sister||Laura Elliot||Mystery/Thriller/Suspense|
|18||Frostborn Omnibus One (Box Set)||Jonathan Moeller||Sci-Fi & Fantasy|
|20||The Secret Daughter||Kelly Rimmer||Fiction & Literature|
|21||Big Rock||Lauren Blakely||Romance|
|22||A Mother’s Secret||Renita D’Silva||Fiction & Literature|
|24||Hearts and Heroes (Box Set)||Lyn O’Farrell, Patricia Thayer, Mindy Neff, Gillian Doyle, Sandra Paul||Romance|
|25||Calendar Girl: Volume One (Box Set)||Audrey Carlan||Romance|
These are the Top-Selling 25 titles by UNIT sales. Stay tuned for our Top-Selling titles by NET SALES (because, you know, selling units is nice, but making sustainable income per unit sale is even nicer)
For a look at the Bestselling and Best-Read Titles for Kobo in the UK for 2016, check out this post:
Kobo Writing Life Titles Top Best-selling and Best-Read Lists in UK