B&N Bestsellers in Science Fiction & Fantasy: May 2019

At the end of each month, we share lists of B&N’s current bestsellers in the genre, from new hardbacks, to trade paperbacks, to mass markets and media tie-ins, to graphic novels and manga. These are the books everyone is talking about—and buying.


Fall; Or: Dodge in Hell, by Neal Stephenson
Fire & Blood: 300 Years Before A Game of Thrones
, by George R.R. Martin
Brink (Awakened), by James S. Murray and Darren Wearmouth
The Stiehl Assassin (The Fall of Shannara), by Terry Brooks
Storm Cursed (Mercy Thompson), by Patricia Briggs
Pass of Fire (Destroyermen), by Taylor Anderson
The Hive: The Second Formic War, by Osron Scott Card and Aaron Johnson
The Lord of the Rings: Deluxe Edition, by J. R.R. Tolkien
, by Ted Chiang
The Priory of the Orange Tree, by Samantha Shannon

Trade Paperback

Good Omens, by Neil Gaiman and Terry Pratchett
Fahrenheit 451, by Ray Bradbury
A Game of Thrones (A Song of Ice and Fire), by George R.R. Martin
A Darker Shade of Magic (Shade of Magic), by V.E. Schwab
Dune, by Frank Herbert
The Girl in Red, by Christina Henry
The Martian, by Andy Weir
Artemis, by Andy Weir
Spinning Silver, by Naomi Novik
The Three-Body Problem (The Remembrance of Earth’s Past), by Cixin Liu, translated by Ken Liu

Mass Market Paperback

Good Omens, by Neil Gaiman and Terry Pratchett
A Game of Thrones (A Song of Ice and Fire), by George R.R. Martin
Dune, by Frank Herbert
Ender’s Game (Ender Quintet), by Orson Scott Card
The Name of the Wind (Kingkiller Chronicle), by Patrick Rothfuss
A Clash of Kings (A Song of Ice and Fire), by George R.R. Martin
American Gods, by Neil Gaiman
The Hobbit, by J.R.R. Tolkien
The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy, by Douglas Adams
A Storm of Swords (A Song of Ice and Fire), by George R.R. Martin

Gaming & Media-Related

Star Wars: Alphabet Squadron, by Alexander Freed
Star Wars: Master & Apprentice (B&N Exclusive Edition), by Claudia Gray
Stranger Things: Darkness on the Edge of Town, by Adam Christopher
Godzilla: King of the Monsters—The Official Movie Novelization, by Greg Keyes
Timeless: A Drizzt Novel, by R.A. Salvatore
Star Wars: Thrawn—Alliances, by Timothy Zahn
Star Trek: The Captain’s Oath, by Christopher L. Bennett
Star Wars: Thrawn, by Timothy Zahn
Ravinica: War of the Spark (Magic: The Gathering) by Greg Weisman
Stranger Things: Suspicious Minds (B&N Exclusive Edition), by Gwenda Bond

Graphic Novels

Umbrella Academy, Vol. 1: Apocalypse Suite
Umbrella Academy, Vol. 2: Dallas
Marvel Encyclopedia 
Infinity Gauntlet
Detective Comics #1000: Deluxe Edition
Stranger Things, Vol. 1: The Other Side (B&N Exclusive Edition)
Spider-Man: Far From Home Prelude
American Born Chinese


My Hero Academia, Vol. 19
My Hero Academia, Vol. 1
My Hero Academia, Vol. 2
Komi Can’t Communicate, Vol. 1
My Hero Academia, Vol. 3
Splatoon, Vol. 6
My Hero Academia, Vol. 4
Smashed: Junji Ito Story Collection
One-Punch Man, Vol. 16
Tokyo Ghoul, Vol. 1

What SFF, comics, and manga did you buy in June?

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