Comics & Zombies Are Top Grossing iPad Book Apps This Week

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. and Marvel Comics at No. 3. Halloween themed titles also did well with Pride and Prejudice and Zombies: The Interactive eBook at No. 4 and The Walking Dead at No. 10.

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.

Tuesday November 1, 2011

1. Comics
2. DC Comics
3. Marvel Comics
4. Pride and Prejudice and Zombies: The Interactive eBook
5. Don’t Let the Pigeon Run This App!
6. Bible+
7. Thomas & Friends: Day of the Diesels
8. VIZ Manga for iPad
9. Microsoft® Word® 2010 – Mastering in 24h™
10. The Walking Dead