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Success in Books

A Big Data Approach to Bestsellers

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Findings From the Paper

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Science: Burcu Yucesoy, Xindi Wang, Junming Huang and Albert-László Barabási.
Visuals: Alice Grischenko
Special Thanks: Onur Varol and Michael Danziger

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NYTBL top 20 rankings for hardcover fiction and nonfiction by week and isbn-10

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