Nielsen BookScan reports that Sailor Moon Volume 1 by Naoko Takeuchi is the best selling graphic novel in the United States in September 2011.
The manga in the September 2011 list include:
- Sailor Moon Volume 1 by Naoko Takeuchi (#1)
- Codename: Sailor V Volume 1 by Naoko Takeuchi (#2)
- Naruto Volume 52 by Masashi Kishimoto (#3)
- Black Bird Volume 10 by Kanoko Sakurakoji (#6)
- Bleach Volume 36 by Tite Kubo (#8)
- Fullmetal Alchemist Volume 26 by Hiromu Arakawa (#9)
- Dance in the Vampire Bund Volume 7 by Nozomu Tamaki (#12)
- Dance in the Vampire Bund Volume 6 by Nozomu Tamaki (#13)
- Grand Guignol Orchestra Volume 1 by Kaori Yuki (#15)
- Dance in the Vampire Bund Volume 9 by Nozomu Tamaki (#17)
- Omamori Himari Volume 1 by Milan Matra (#18)
- Ultimo Volume 2 by Hiroyuki Takei (#20)
BookScan’s rankings include sales at Barnes & Noble and other book chains, independent bookstores, and online purchases. However, these rankings do not include sales at comic book stores, Walmart, and some other venues.