Comics Lead Top Grossing iPad Book Apps List

Comic book apps continue to lead the top grossing iPad apps in the books genre this week. According to research from AppData, Inside Network’s data service that tracks app and developer leaderboards, Comics is the No. 1 top grossing iPad book app, followed by DC Comics at No. 2., the Marvel Comics at No. 3 and  The Walking Dead app, based on comic book series, at No. 8. Digital publishing firm comiXology powers all of these comic book apps.

To prepare for Mediabistro’s upcoming Publishing App Expo on December 7-8, we spotlight the top grossing book apps every week–helping our readers discover and analyze successful content. (Today is the last day to get the Early Bird discount and save $100 on your registration).

Below, we’ve listed the top ten grossing iPad apps of the week–linking to App Data’s research about each individual app, including historical charts, developer information and app pricing details.

Tuesday November 22, 2011

1.Comics Comics
2.DC Comics DC Comics
3.Marvel Comics Marvel Comics
4.Peek-a-Zoo - by Duck Duck Moose Peek-a-Zoo – by Duck Duck Moose
5.Jesus Calling by Sarah Young Jesus Calling by Sarah Young
6.Princess Dress-Up: My Sticker Book Princess Dress-Up: My Sticker Book
7.Bible+ Bible+
8.The Walking Dead The Walking Dead
9.Cars 2 World Grand Prix Read and Race Cars 2 World Grand Prix Read and Race
10.NIV Bible NIV Bible