Bestseller Stat Shot
Brown Bear, Brown Bear, What Do You See? (Holt) celebrates 500 weeks on the juvenile fiction overall bestseller list this week, giving it a much longer tail than your average bear, or book—or book about bears, for that matter. It has some illustrious company in the long-running bestseller department. Here are the longest-running titles from several categories:
|Adult fiction||The Great Gatsby||F. Scott Fitzgerald||84|
|Adult nonfiction||Strengths Finder 2.0||Tom Rath||342|
|Juvenile fiction||Goodnight Moon||Margaret Wise Brown||502|
|Juvenile nonfiction||Where the Sidewalk Ends||Shel Silverstein||499|
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