The average price of a bestseller inches up to $6.66 from $6.14 last week on the Digital Book World E-book Best-Seller List as higher-priced titles crowd the upper rankings. Five of the top ten cost more than $10.
And speaking of tens, this week marks the tenth that “The Girl on the Train,” the best-selling thriller by Paula Hawkins, as spent at No. 1.
The titles at Nos. 2 and 3 haven’t budged since last week’s roundup either, while a new title by J. R. Ward, called “The Shadows,” debuts at No. 4.
E-book bestsellers from the week ending 4/3:
- “The Girl on the Train: A Novel,” Paula Hawkins, Penguin Random House, $6.99
- “The Stranger,” Harlan Coben, Penguin Random House, $10.99
- “The Longest Ride,” Nicholas Sparks, Hachette, $5.39
- “The Shadows: A Novel of the Black Dagger Brotherhood,” J.R. Ward, Penguin Random House, $11.95
- “NYPD Red 3,” James Patterson; Marshall Karp, Hachette, $9.99
- “All the Light We Cannot See: A Novel,” Anthony Doerr, Simon & Schuster, $12.99
- “Dead Wake: The Last Crossing of the Lusitania,” Erik Larson, Penguin Random House, $10.99
- “Gone Girl: A Novel,” Gillian Flynn, Penguin Random House, $4.20
- “The Nightingale,” Kristin Hannah, Macmillan, $12.99
- “Allegiant (Divergent Trilogy Book 3),” Veronica Roth, HarperCollins, $3.99
Rich Bellis writes for Digital Book World, where this article originally appeared.