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Ted Dekker's latest becomes best-seller Print Email
Written by Eric Tiansay   
Monday, 19 November 2012 10:48 AM America/New_York

Ted Dekker's The Sanctuary (Center Street) has reached No. 12 on the General best-sellers from the Evangelical Christian Publishers Association (ECPA), tracking sales for the week ending Nov. 10, according to Pubtrack Christian data. The book was released Oct. 30.

The Top 20 General best-sellers were: 1. Jesus Calling, Sarah Young, hardcover (Thomas Nelson); 2. I Declare, Joel Osteen (FaithWords); 3. Jesus Calling, Young, large print deluxe (Thomas Nelson); 4. Jesus Today, Young, hardcover (Thomas Nelson); 5. The Bridge, Karen Kingsbury (Howard Books); 6. Jesus Calling, Young, deluxe (Thomas Nelson); 7. The Harbinger, Jonathan Cahn (FrontLine/Charisma House Book Group); 8. Praying God's Word, Beth Moore (B&H Books); 9. Heaven Is for Real, Todd Burpo (Thomas Nelson); 10. Multiply, Francis Chan, Mark Beuving (David C Cook); 11. Grace, Max Lucado (Thomas Nelson); 12. The Sanctuary; 13. The 5 Love Languages, Gary Chapman (Northfield Publishing); 14. Not a Fan, Kyle Idleman (Zondervan); 15. Unglued, Lysa TerKeurst (Zondervan); 16. One Thousand Gifts, Ann Voskamp (Zondervan); 17. Bonhoeffer, Eric Metaxas (Thomas Nelson); 18. Full Disclosure, Dee Henderson (Bethany House/Baker Publishing Group); 19. A Wreath of Snow, Liz Curtis Higgs (WaterBrook Press); and 20. The Bridesmaid, "Home to Hickory Hollow" No. 2, Beverly Lewis (Bethany House/Baker Publishing Group).

The Top 10 Fiction best-sellers were: 1. The Bridge; 2. The Harbinger; 3. The Sanctuary; 4. Full Disclosure; 5. A Wreath of Snow; 6. The Bridesmaid; 7. The Christmas Pony, Melody Carlson (Revell/Baker Publishing Group); 8. Placebo, "Jevin Banks" No. 1, Steven James (Revell/Baker Publishing Group); 9. Susanna's Christmas Wish, Jerry S. Eicher (Harvest House Publishers); and 10. Coming Home, Karen Kingsbury (Zondervan).

The top five Bibles were: 1. The Story, NIV, deluxe, hardcover, New International Version (Zondervan); 2. ESV Pew & Worship Bible, hardcover, large print, navy blue, English Standard Version (Crossway); 3. NLT Chronological Life Application Study Bible, hardcover, New Living Translation (Tyndale House Publishers); 4. NIV Adventure Bible, Italian Duo-Tone, chocolate/toffee, New International Version (Zonderkidz); and 5. NIrV Adventure Bible for Early Readers, hardcover (Zonderkidz).