Naruto Volume 60 by Masashi Kishimoto was the number one selling graphic novel in the United States for February 2013, according to Nielsen BookScan.
The manga titles that ranked on Nielsen BookScan’s list of Top 20 graphic novels in U.S. bookstores for February 2013 include:
- Naruto Volume 60 by Masashi Kishimoto (#1)
- Sailor Moon Volume 9 by Naoko Takeuchi (#4)
- Bleach Volume 55 by Tite Kubo (#10)
- Alice in the Country of Joker: Circus and Liar’s Game Volume 1 by QuinRose (#15)
- Black Butler Volume 12 by Yana Toboso (#19)
Nielsen BookScan’s rankings include sales at Barnes & Noble and other book chains, independent bookshops, and online purchases. However, sales at comic book stores, Walmart, and some other venues are not included.