Comic Book Apps Lead Top Grossing iPad Book Apps

Just in time for Comic Con, Comic book dominate 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. and Marvel Comics at No. 3.

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.

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.

Wednesday October 12, 2011

1. Comics
2. DC Comics
3. Marvel Comics
4. The Magic of Reality
5. Bible+
6. Angelina Ballerina’s New Ballet Teacher
7. Microsoft® Word® 2010 – Mastering in 24h™
8. Back in Time
9. The Elements: A Visual Exploration
10. Solar System for iPad