Friday, August 18, 2017

Magazine Cover of the Week

LIFE 
August 18th 1961
Mickey Mantle and Roger Maris of the New York Yankees chase "The Babe" for the single season home run record.  Maris would set the new mark of 61 on the last day of the 1961 season.


Saturday, July 22, 2017

NY Times Bestseller List (Fiction) July 23rd 2017

New York Times Bestseller List
Hardback Fiction
Top 10
Week Ending July 23rd 2017


10 - The Force - Don Winslow
(Debut)
A detective sergeant and his crew in Manhattan North deal with gangs, drugs and guns, and steal millions of dollars.

9  -  The Silent Corner - Dean Koontz
(3 weeks on list)
An F.B.I. agent investigates an alarming surge in suicides, including her husband's.  The first in a new series.

8  -  A Gentleman in Moscow - Amor Towles
(33 weeks on list)

7  -  Wired - Julie Garwood
(Debut)
An F.B.I. agent recruits an idealistic (and beautiful) hacker to help him find a leaker.

6  -  The Identicals - Elin Hilderbrand
(4 weeks on list)

5  -  The Duchess - Danielle Steel
(2 weeks on list)
A 19th-century British duke's daughter, disinherited by her half brothers, flees to Paris to make a new life.

4  -  Into The Water - Paula Hawkins
(10 weeks on list)

3  -  Use of Force - Brad Thor
(2 weeks on list)
The counterterrorism operative Scot Harvath is called in when a missing terrorism suspect drowns off the Italian coast.

2  -  Murder Games - James Patterson and Howard Roughan
(2 weeks on list)
An expert on serial murder becomes involved in the hunt for a New York City killer.

1  -  Camino Island - John Grisham 
(5 weeks on list) (5 consecutive weeks at #1)
A search for stolen rare manuscripts leads to a Florida Island.


Monday, July 17, 2017

Top 10 Movies (July 14th-16th 2017)

The Top 10 Movies for the weekend of July 14th - 16th


1 - War for the Planet of the Apes 
($56.2 million)

2 - Spider-Man: Homecoming  ($44.2 million)

3 - Despicable Me 3   ($19.3 million)

4 - Baby Driver  ($8.7 million)

5 - The Big Sick  ($7.5  million)

6 - Wonder Woman  ($6.8 million)

7 - Wish Upon  ($5.4  million)

8 - Cars 3  ($3.1  million)

9 - Transformer : The Last Knight   ($2.8 million)

10 - The House  ($1.72 million)

Magazine Cover of the Week

October 1941


Calvin and Hobbes of the Day (July 17th 2017)