Bleach Volume 40 by Tite Kubo was at number six on Nielsen BookScan’s list of Top 20 graphic novels in American bookstores for June 2012.
The following manga charted on the Nielsen BookScan list for June 2012:
- Bleach Volume 40 by Tite Kubo (#6)
- Bleach Volume 41 by Tite Kubo (#7)
- Black Bird Volume 14 by Kanoko Sakurakoji (#8)
- Naruto Volume 56 by Masashi Kishimoto (#10)
- Yu-Gi-Oh! Zexal Volume 1 by Shin Yoshida (#14)
- Sailor Moon Volume 5 by Naoko Takeuchi
- Alice in the Country of Clover: Bloody Twins by QuinRose (#19)
The BookScan rankings include sales from Barnes & Noble and other book chains, independent bookshops, and online purchases. However, sales at comic book stores, Walmart, and other venues are not included.