The December 2011 Bestseller List has been posted to:

 

http://www.loc.gov/nls/networkdocs/bestsellers/index.html

 

BACKGROUND

 

The bestseller report compiled monthly by NLS combines information taken from the bestseller lists of the Los Angeles Times, the New York Times, and the Washington Post.

 

Bestsellers are included in the report when they appear on one of the above bestseller lists for a month or more.

 

Once a title appears in the report with an NLS number, it will not appear on future reports.

 

The acronyms used for newspapers and book clubs in the NLS bestseller report are:

 

Code      Source

 

LAT       Los Angeles Times

NYT       New York Times

WP        Washington Post