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‘Harbinger’ reclaims top spot on ECPA Fiction best-seller list Print Email
Written by Jeremy Burns   
Tuesday, 03 September 2013 12:27 PM America/New_York

HarbingerNYTJonathan Cahn’s The Harbinger seized the top spot on the Evangelical Christian Publishers Association (ECPA) Fiction best-sellers list for the week ending Aug. 24, according to Pubtrack Christian data, retaking the No. 1 rank from Wanda E. Brunstetter’s The Tattered Quilt, which dropped to No. 2 this week.

The top 20 ECPA General best-sellers were: 1. KJV Standard Lesson Commentary, 2013-2014, softcover (Standard Publishing); 2. Jesus Calling, Sarah Young, hardcover (Thomas Nelson); 3. Unexplained Mysteries of Heaven and Earth, Ron Phillips, softcover (Charisma House); 4. KJV Standard Lesson Commentary, 2013-14, large print softcover (Standard Publishing); 5. Jesus Calling, Young, deluxe (Thomas Nelson); 6. Jesus Calling, Young, large print deluxe (Thomas Nelson); 7. Trusting God, Jerry Bridges, softcover (NavPress); 8. The Circle Maker, Mark Batterson, softcover (Zondervan); 9. NIV Standard Lesson Commentary, 2013-2014, softcover (Standard Publishing); 10. Not a Fan, Kyle Idleman, softcover (Zondervan); 11. Happy, Happy, Happy, Phil Robertson, hardcover (Howard Books); 12. 7 Men, Eric Metaxas, hardcover (Thomas Nelson); 13. Jesus Today, Sarah Young, hardcover (Thomas Nelson); 14. The 5 Love Languages, Gary Chapman, softcover (Northfield Publishing); 15. Love & Respect, Emerson Eggerichs, hardcover (Thomas Nelson); 16. Heaven Is for Real, Todd Burpo, Lynn Vincent, softcover (Thomas Nelson); 17. Jesus Calling, Young, women’s edition (Thomas Nelson); 18. Unglued, Lysa TerKeurst, softcover (Zondervan); 19. The New Christian’s Handbook, Max Anders, softcover (Thomas Nelson); and 20. The Harbinger, Cahn, softcover (FrontLine).

The top 10 Fiction titles were: 1. The Harbinger, Cahn (FrontLine); 2. The Tattered Quilt, Brunstetter (Barbour Publishing); 3. Wake the Dawn, Lauraine Snelling (FaithWords); 4. The Secret Keeper, “Home to Hickory Hollow” No. 4, Beverly Lewis (Bethany House/Baker Publishing Group); 5. The Last Jihad, “Last Jihad” No. 1, Joel C. Rosenberg (Tyndale House); 6. The Miner’s Lady, “Land of Shining Water” No. 3, Tracie Peterson (Bethany House/Baker Publishing Group); 7. The Icecutter’s Daughter, “Land of Shining Water” No. 1, Peterson (Bethany House/Baker Publishing Group); 8. The Guardian, “Home to Hickory Hollow” No. 3, Lewis (Bethany House/Baker Publishing Group); 9. Home Run, Travis Thrasher (David C Cook); and 10. Fired Up, “Trouble in Texas” No. 2, Mary Connealy (Baker Publishing Group).

The top five Bibles were: 1. The Story, NIV, deluxe, hardcover (Zondervan); 2. NIV Adventure Bible, hardcover (Zondervan); 3. NLT Life Recovery Bible, softcover (Tyndale); 4. NIV Celebrate Recovery Bible, softcover (Zondervan); and 5. NLT New Believer’s Bible, softcover (Tyndale).