The Tenth City debuts on NYT bestseller list - 2007

The Tenth City, third book in the Elyon trilogy from author Patrick Carman, debuted in April on a variety of industry bestseller lists. The Land of Elyon appeared for the first time on the New York Times children’s series list in April. The list, which is comprised of all series with three or more titles for all age groups, is one of the toughest lists in publishing. Battling the likes of Harry Potter, A Series of Unfortunate Events, and the Magic Tree House, The Tenth City debuted at number 9. The following week it jumped tonumber 7 and is expected to continue climbing in the coming weeks. The Tenth City also appeared on the USA Today top 150 list, a first for the series. The USA Today list is comprised of every book in every category. The Tenth City debuted on the list at number 145.The Tenth City has also popped up on many regional lists including the Pacific Northwest Booksellers Association list, where it debuted at number fifteen.For questions, interview opportunities or public relations please For press material, pictures, and video or to find out more about The Land of Elyon Trilogy log onto

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